Dr. John J. Totera, DMD, LLC

General\Cosmetic Dentist, Practice Owner

Dr. John J. Totera graduated from UMDNJ-Dental School in 1983 in the top one third of his class. He attended St. Vincent College, Latrobe,Pa, and graduated Suma Cum Laude with a B.S. degree in Biology, He began his practice in Cliffside Park, New Jersey in 1984. Dr. Totera is a Cosmetic and Family Dentist who has been creating smiles for over 28 years. Through continued education seminars, Dr. Totera has dedicated himself to remaining current in all disciplines of Dentistry, and will provide you and your family with the highest level of care you deserve.


During your visit, you will be given individualized care and every effort will be made to make your experience with us as comfortable and enjoyable as possible. Dr. Totera's hope is to build a lasting relationship with you through mutual respect and trust. He and his staff are dedicated to providing a warm and friendly atmosphere for you and your family.He is particularly fond of children, so he looks forward to treating the entire family. In addition to general dental treatment, Dr. Totera can provide Root Canal Therapy, Periodontal Treatment, Bleaching, Porcelain Veneers, Crowns and Bridges, Dentures, and Implant Restoration.


Dr. Totera is also fluent in Italian, which has been an asset to the community for residents who have sought out a practitioner with whom they can directly communicate and relate. He is a member of the American Dental Association, the New Jersey Dental Association, the Academy of General Dentistry, the American Academy of Facial Esthetics, and the Academy of Comprehensive Dental Studies, and he has served in the Rotary Club of Cliffside Park.