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Andrew Sullivan, DDS & Joel Pascuzzi, DMD, LLC
Specializing in Periodontics
Oral Medicine and Implant Surgery
Call: (201) 437-9098

Meet the Doctors

Dr. Andrew Sullivan and Dr. Joel Pascuzzi have been associates in private practice for the past 43 years and are committed to providing excellence in Periodontics and Implant Surgery, and each stands out as a leading clinician in Bayonne and Hudson County.  They have been directly associated with dental education for the past 42 years at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey and now, Rutgers School of Dental Medicine, where they hold the academic rank of professor in the Department of Periodontology.  In addition, both doctors have been chosen as "Top Dentists" by New Jersey Monthly magazine in their annual July publication. They use the latest in non-surgical and surgical techniques to provide beautiful and healthy smiles, and have an expertise in dental implant therapy and surgery. Also, Dr. Andrew Sullivan and Dr. Joel Pascuzzi believe strongly in education to prevent oral health problems before they occur, and make sure to keep their patients fully informed about their dental health status and new innovations in Periodontics and Implant Dentistry. Read more about these Bayonne Periodontists. 

Andrew Sullivan, DDS

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Dr. Andrew Sullivan is a graduate of the University of Maryland - School of Dentistry and upon graduation, he became an officer in the US Air Force. He received his post-graduate education at UMDNJ and attained Diplomate status in the American Academy of Periodontology.

In addition to private practice, Dr. Andrew Sullivan is a Professor of Periodontology at Rutgers School of Dental Medicine and is presently the interim Chairperson of the Department. He was awarded the status of  Fellow in the International College of Dentists and the American College of Dentists. He is also a member of the OKU National Dental Honor Society.

In 2013, Dr. Sullivan was selected as one of the "Top Dentists" published in the July issue of New Jersey Monthly magazine.



Joel Pascuzzi, DMD

(NJ Specialty Permit 2807)

Dr. Joel Pascuzzi is a graduate of UMDNJ and also received his post-graduate education at UMDNJ. In addition to private practice, Dr. Joel Pascuzzi is a Clinical Professor at Rutgers School of Dental Medicine and the Director of the Undergraduate Periodontal Program at the University.

Dr. Joel Pascuzzi  was awarded the status of  Fellow in the International College of Dentists and the American College of Dentists. He is a member of the OKU National Dental Honor Society,  the recipient of the prestigious UMDNJ’s Master Educator’s Guild Award and the 2014 recipient of the Excellence in Teaching Award at Rutgers School of Dental Medicine by the New Jersey Health Foundation.  In 2015, Dr. Pascuzzi was the 1st recipient of Rutgers School of Dental Medicine Faculty Professionalism Award. He is also a CDCA dental examiner for recent graduates applying for state licensure in many regional states.

In each year from 2011 to 2016, Dr. Pascuzzi was chosen as one of the "Top Dentists " published in the July issue of New Jersey Monthly magazine. In addition, he was chosen to serve on the Advisory Board for the selection process by NJ Monthly Magazine for the past three years.