River Edge Dental would like to give a warm welcome to our new dentist, Dr. Joelle Hirschfeld. Dr. Hirschfeld joined our staff in November 2019 and we’re delighted to introduce her to new and existing patients at River Edge Dental. Learn more about Dr. Hirschfeld below!
Dr. Hirschfeld’s Education
Joelle Hirschfeld, DMD grew up in Randolph, NJ and then went on to attend The Pennsylvania State University where she graduated with honors with a Bachelor of Science degree in Neuroscience. After graduation, Dr. Hirschfeld attended the elite Tufts University School of Dental Medicine. Tufts University School of Dental Medicine currently ranks in the top 6 dental schools in the U.S.
While attending Tufts, Dr. Hirschfeld worked as a TA and tutor and also traveled for a dental service trip to the Dominican Republic. She also established the Tufts Chapter of Children’s Miracle Network Dance Marathon.
After graduating from Tufts with a Doctorate in Dental Medicine, Dr. Hirschfeld began a general practice residency with the Morristown Medical Center in Morristown, NJ. This hospital-based residency program allowed Dr. Hirschefeld to stay busy treating hundreds of patients for general and preventive dentistry needs, dental implants, pediatric dentistry, cosmetic procedures, oral pathology, and even root canals.
In addition, she gained valuable experience and extensive training in management and treatment for patients who suffered severe facial and dental trauma in the emergency room. She also gained clearance for surgical and medical procedures. Dr. Hirschfeld gained significant experience working in the operating room to help treat patients who had special needs or who needed facial trauma surgeries.
Following her residency, Dr. Hirschfeld has since continued her education each year to ensure she provides her patients with the most innovative care possible. She has received awards in special needs dentistry and operative dentistry.
Dr. Hirschfeld is currently a member of the following organizations:
- American Dental Association
- American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
- Academy of General Dentistry
- New Jersey Dental Association
She also currently has plans to join the staff at Morristown Medical Center.
Joelle Hirschfeld, DMD’s Personal Life
When Dr. Joelle Hirschfeld isn’t helping patients achieve a healthier and more beautiful smile, she’s spending time with her husband, friends, and family. She enjoys finding the best places in town to eat, snowboarding and working out. She’s also always looking for new ways to give her patients a better experience. She loves being a dentist and looks forward to taking care of each and every patient’s dental and overall health.
Get to know Dr. Joelle Hirschfeld yourself by scheduling your next appointment with her! Please contact our dental office in River Edge by filling out our online form or calling us at 201-343-4044 to schedule an appointment today.