Mario E. Ramos, DMD
Mario E. Ramos, D.M.D., is a Board Certified Pediatric Dentist and a graduate of the Rutgers School of Dental Medicine and the Harvard School of Dental Medicine-Boston’s Children’s Hospital, where he received his Pediatric Dental specialty training. Dr. Ramos provides Pediatric Dental care for infants, children, adolescents and children with special needs. Dr. Ramos is an Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatric Dentistry at the Rutgers School of Dental Medicine for the past 21 years. He is a past Board of Trustee member and Chairman of the Council on Continuing Education for the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. He is a past member and consultant for the Commission for Continuing Education Provider Recognition for the American Dental Association. He is past president of the National Hispanic Dental Association. Dr. Ramos is the founder of the “Smiles with Pride” project which provided dental care for homeless children living in shelters in Newark, NJ. Dr. Ramos is a volunteer dentist at the Boys and Girls Club of Newark, Eva’s Village and Oasis in Paterson, NJ. Dr. Ramos has lectured on a variety of Pediatric Dental topics both nationally and internationally. He is a member of the American Dental Association, New Jersey Dental Association, Bergen County Dental Society, American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, American Board of Pediatric Dentistry College of Diplomates, New Jersey Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, and the Hispanic Dental Association.
Dr. Ramos has been chosen by his peers every year as a Top Dentist in Pediatric Dentistry in New Jersey Monthly magazine. He is a lifelong resident of New Jersey, fluent in Spanish and enjoys spending time with his four boys.
Brian No, DDS
Brian No, D.D.S., is a Board Certified Pediatric Dentist who received his Bachelor Of Arts Degree from the University of California at Berkeley. While at Berkeley, Dr. No became interested in dentistry as a volunteer helping to provide dental care to the underserved population at the Berkeley Free Clinic. He graduated from Columbia University College of Dental Medicine where he received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. He then went on to complete his Pediatric Dental specialty training at Montifiore Hospital in association with the Albert Einstein School of Medicine. He received training in all aspects of Pediatric Dentistry including advanced behavior management techniques and in treating patients with special needs. He is a member of the American Dental Association, the New Jersey Dental Association, the Bergen County Dental Society, the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and the New Jersey Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. In his free time, Dr. No enjoys spending time with his wife and two daughters.
Jennifer Paik, DDS
Jennifer Paik, D.D.S., is a Board Certified Pediatric Dentist who takes pride in providing quality pediatric dental care in a positive and friendly manner. “Dr. Jenny” grew up in Northern Ohio then moved to Upstate New York for her undergraduate education, where she received her Bachelor of Arts Degree from Vassar College. She then went on to receive her Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree from Columbia University College of Dental Medicine. Dr. Jenny furthered her dental training by completing a one year General Practice Residency at New York Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, N.Y., where she was recognized as Resident of the Year. She then completed her two year specialty training in Pediatric Dentistry at Montefiore Medical Center in association with the Albert Einstein School of Medicine. She is a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, American Board of Pediatric Dentistry College of Diplomates, New Jersey Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, American Dental Association, New Jersey Dental Association, and the Bergen County Dental Society. Dr. Jenny enjoys all things Disney® with her two young daughters. When she is not working, she enjoys cheering on her favorite college sports team, the Ohio State Buckeyes, and her hobbies include playing tennis and skiing.
Alexandra Delfiner, DDS
Dr. Alexandra Delfiner is a native New Yorker who was raised in the Riverdale section of the Bronx. Dr. Alex’s mother is a general dentist, and after seeing her mom’s passion and dedication to the profession, Dr. Alex was inspired to pursue a career in both dentistry and academics. She completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Pennsylvania, graduating summa cum laude. Dr. Alex then headed back to NYC to Columbia University College of Dental Medicine, where she earned both her dental degree and completed a specialized post-graduate training in pediatric dentistry. Dr. Alex has been involved with several local outreach programs in the Washington Heights community and also participated in a dental outreach program to the Dominican Republic. She is a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, American Dental Association, and the New York State Dental Association. Outside of the office, Dr. Alex loves seeing Broadway shows, reading, running, and playing with her adorable niece Samara.
Carmine C. Russo, DMD, MS
Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics
Carmine C. Russo, MS, D.M.D., graduated with honors from Rutgers University earning a Bachelor of Arts degree. He was accepted into dental school at Rutgers School of Dental Medicine and graduated Valedictorian of his dental class. His achievements were recognized by several academic fraternal societies which gave him awards in excellence and scholarship. In his spare time he completed and Oral Surgery Externship at University Hospital in Newark, NJ. Dr. Russo pursued his post-doctoral studies at Rutgers School of Dental Medicine, earning Certifications in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics. He also achieved Basic and Advanced Certifications in the Diagnosis, Management and Treatment of Temporomandibular Joint Disorders (TMJ) and Orofacial Pain. Dr. Russo also obtained a Master’s of Science degree in Oral Biology from the Rutgers Graduate School of Biomedical Science. Dr. Russo successfully completed the requirements of the Northeast Regional Dental Board, Florida Dental Board and is American Board of Orthodontics Board Eligible. Dr. Russo is a member of the American Dental Association, New Jersey Dental Association, Bergen County Dental Society, American Association of Orthodontists, New Jersey Association of Orthodontists, Middle Atlantic Society of Orthodontists and the World Federation of Orthodontists. Dr. Russo is a lifelong resident of New Jersey, is fluent in Italian and Spanish and enjoys spending time with his wife and three children.
Jacy Papasikos, DMD, MS
Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics
Jacy Papasikos, D.M.D, M.S., earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Ivy-league dental training at the University of Pennsylvania, where he received a Doctorate of Dental Medicine, graduating top of his class. He then went on to Temple University for his orthodontic residency, where he obtained an additional two years of specialty training in orthodontics in addition to a Master’s Degree in Oral Biology. Dr. Papasikos conducted extensive research at Temple on facial esthetics, using advanced three-dimensional technology to better understand how orthodontic treatment can affect facial beauty. Dr. Papasikos is well trained in all aspects of Orthodontics. His special interest includes cosmetic alternatives to traditional braces such as Invisalign®. Dr. Papasikos was a full-time athlete in high-school and college, playing soccer and lacrosse. He is currently an assistant coach for a middle school lacrosse team. His wife is also in the dental field and works as a dental hygienist. Besides both being passionate about teeth, they love outdoor activities, going to the shore, trying new restaurants, and spending time with their dog.