Dr. Christina Ciano, D.M.D.
Dr. Ciano is a Board-Certified Pediatric Dentist. Born and raised in New Jersey, Dr. Ciano didn't have to travel too far to receive her Bachelor's degree from Rutgers University, majoring in Biochemistry and minoring in Psychology. She then went on to receive her Doctorate of Dental Medicine from Rutgers School of Dental Medicine.
During dental school, Dr. Ciano discovered her passion for treating children and decided to further her training by completing a residency in Pediatric Dentistry at Columbia University, New York Presbyterian Hospital. While working in Manhattan, Dr. Ciano stayed true to her Jersey roots and commuted into New York every day on her bicycle!
It was at New York Presbyterian Hospital where Dr. Ciano gained extensive experience in managing the wide array of pediatric dental emergencies as well as treating medically compromised children with extensive dental needs. She focuses her career on keeping up-to-date on the most recent advances in dental technology, dental materials, and techniques in order to provide the best possible care to her patients.
Dr. Ciano is an active member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, the American Dental Association, the New Jersey Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, the Academy of Laser Dentistry, and the New Jersey Dental Association. She is always expanding on her knowledge of pediatric dentistry by going to continuing education classes many times per year.
She and her husband Joe live in Montgomery Township with their two young sons. Away from the office she can be found enjoying the outdoors by running, riding her bicycle, and skiing as many days as possible when the winter comes around.
Recognition For Dr. Ciano
Congratulations to Dr. Christina Ciano for being voted as New Jersey's Favorite Kids' Docs in the New Jersey Family Magazine!
Dr. Ciano was also voted a 2018 Jersey Choice Top Dentist in the New Jersey Magazine!
Dr. Geena Russo, D.M.D.
Dr. Russo is a Board-Certified Pediatric Dentist, and a long‐time member of the dental field. She was a dental assistant for 10 years, while attending high school, college, and dental school.
Born and raised in New Jersey, Dr. Russo is a graduate of Queen of Peace High School and attended Montclair State University, where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in biology. She continued to dental school where she earned her D.M.D. degree at Rutgers School of Dental Medicine. She completed her pediatric specialty training at New York University College of Dentistry and is happy to be back in her home state to practice.
She is a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and the American Dental Association. She is always expanding on her knowledge of pediatric dentistry by going to continuing education classes many times per year.
Dr. Russo is involved in many outreach community service projects, most notably volunteering her time to offer dental care to children in Managua, Nicaragua, Poughkeepsie, New York, and Machias, Maine.
In her spare time, Dr. Russo enjoys spending time with her husband and her family and friends. In between patients, you might find her with a book in her hand, so please pass along any of your favorite book recommendations!
Recognition For Dr. Russo
Congratulations to Dr. Geena Russo for being voted a 2018 Jersey Choice Top Dentist in the New Jersey Magazine!
Dr. Navreet Sidhu, D.M.D.
We are excited to introduce the newest addition to our growing team of pediatric specialists, Dr. Navreet Sidhu, who is a board eligible pediatric dentist. Born and raised in India, Dr. Sidhu voyaged to the US after finishing dental school in India. She lived in the city of Angels, LA, while attending dental school at UCLA School of Dentistry in California. She furthered her training as a pediatric dental resident at Mt. Sinai Medical Center in New York. Dr. Sidhu served as the Chief Resident in the Department of Dentistry where she focused her post-graduate research work on improving the collaboration between pediatricians and pediatric dentists by developing the infant oral health screening protocol for pediatric residents. Her research work helped improve access to care for children in the underserved areas in Manhattan.
Dr. Sidhu strongly believes that good oral health lays the foundation for good overall health and she strives to create a positive attitude towards oral health early in a child’s life. She also has keen interest in myofunctional therapy, lactation consultation, early interceptive orthodontics and laser dentistry. She lives in Cranbury,NJ with her husband and her ten month old son. She is very outdoorsy and is always up for a challenging hike or a trek to the great outdoors.