Quality Dentistry Centered Around You
in New Providence, NJ
At New Providence Dentistry, we welcome all smiles and believe every patient deserves the highest level of dental care. That’s why when you walk through our doors, you have our undivided attention. Amenities including beverages, calming music, soft couches and pillows, and Netflix in the treatment rooms help you to relax and take the anxiety out of going to the dentist. From our doctors to our front office staff, as medical professionals and members of your community, we are fully committed to you. Your story, your concerns, and your hopes guide our approach to your care with personalized treatment plans and customized dental solutions. At New Providence Dentistry, you’re more than a patient, you’re part of the family!
Meet Our Doctors
Dr. Lisa Malkiewich
Dr. Lisa Malkiewich graduated from Columbia University College of Dental Medicine before completing a general practice residency at Overlook Medical Center and now serves patients with amazing care at New Providence Dentistry.
Dr. Matthew Williams
Dr. Matthew Williams graduated from Boston University’s School of Dental Medicine and provides outstanding care to every patient.
Dr. Beth Herko
One of Dr. Herko’s favorite things about practicing dentistry is that no day is the same. For Dr. Herko, patients are what make the practice, and she loves being able to develop lasting relationships and help them maintain optimum dental health.
Meet the Team
We’re a close-knit team at New Providence Dentistry, and we’re passionate about delivering quality, friendly care to our patients. Our skilled staff will treat you with respect and kindness, and as soon as you walk through the doors you’ll be welcomed with a smile. We’re proud to serve the New Providence community, and as your neighborhood dentist, we’ll do everything we can to keep your smile strong and healthy.
Barbara is a skilled hygienist who graduated from Middlesex County College in 2002. With almost two decades of experience, Barbara has a wealth of knowledge and expertise in the field of dental hygiene.
She is passionate about providing her patients with the best possible care and takes a gentle and personalized approach to each and every appointment. Barbara believes that good oral health is essential to overall well-being, and she strives to empower her patients with the tools and knowledge they need to maintain healthy teeth and gums.
When she's not in the office, Barbara enjoys pursuing her hobbies. She's been an avid knitter for over 6 years and loves creating beautiful, one-of-a-kind pieces. She also loves spending time in nature, and has been hiking her whole life. Whether she's exploring the local trails or embarking on a new adventure, Barbara finds joy and rejuvenation in the great outdoors. And, of course, she's always planning her next travel adventure, whether it's a weekend getaway or a longer trip to a far-flung destination.
If you're looking for a caring and knowledgeable hygienist who is dedicated to your oral health, look no further than Barbara.
Dale is a compassionate and experienced registered dental hygienist who has been providing exceptional care to patients for many years. She graduated from Union County College in 1984 and has since been dedicated to helping people achieve healthy and beautiful smiles.
Dale is known for her gentle touch and empathetic approach to patients. She understands that going to the dentist can be a stressful experience for some, so she takes the time to make sure her patients feel comfortable and relaxed during their appointments. Her expertise in dental hygiene combined with her caring nature allows her to create a positive and reassuring environment for her patients.
In 2006, Dale took her passion for helping people to new heights by going on a mission trip to Jamaica. There, she provided dental care to those in need and made a positive impact on the local community.
When Dale isn't busy helping patients, she enjoys running, a passion she discovered in 2015. She finds running to be a great way to stay active and clear her mind. She also loves spending time in her garden and visiting Cape May and Any Beach. Being a grandmother to her 3 grandchildren is another joy in Dale's life.
Overall, Dale is a caring, experienced, and dedicated dental hygienist who goes above and beyond to ensure her patients receive the best care possible. Her gentle touch, empathetic nature, and passion for helping others make her an invaluable member of the dental community.
Jacqueline is a dedicated and passionate dental hygienist who has had a remarkable career. She began her academic journey with a bachelor's degree in Arts and Science from Boston University, where she developed her skills in critical thinking and creative problem-solving. Her passion for helping others and her interest in the field of dentistry led her to pursue a career as a dental hygienist, which she accomplished by graduating from Middlesex County College in 2019.
During her time in college, Jacqueline proved to be an outstanding student and a natural leader, winning several awards including the Gurelian Leadership Award, Peer Excellence Award, and Frank M. Chambers Award. These accolades are a testament to her hard work, dedication, and commitment to excellence.
When she's not working, Jacqueline enjoys spending quality time with her family, including her 15-year-old Pomeranian dog. She is also an avid gardener, taking great pleasure in cultivating and nurturing a variety of plants in her backyard. Additionally, Jacqueline is a talented musician, and can often be found playing instruments to relax and unwind.
Jacqueline's passion for dental hygiene and her commitment to providing top-quality care to her patients make her an asset to any dental practice. Her extensive knowledge and experience, coupled with her warm and friendly demeanor, ensure that her patients always feel comfortable and well cared for.
Breanna is a highly skilled and experienced dental hygienist who is passionate about helping her patients achieve and maintain optimal oral health. Breanna's journey in the health field began with her Bachelor of Science degree in nutrition, with a concentration in dietetics, from Montclair State University in 2013. Her interest in the field of dentistry led her to pursue a career as a dental hygienist, which she accomplished by graduating from Bergen Community College in 2016. She currently holds her anesthesia and RDH license, which allows her to provide her patients with the most advanced and comprehensive care.
Breanna's passion for dental hygiene is matched only by her love for traveling and trying new things. She enjoys exploring new places with her fiancée, with Aruba being her favorite destination. She is also a self-proclaimed foodie and loves trying out new restaurants and cuisines. Additionally, she finds peace and relaxation by spending time at the beach, enjoying the warm sun and cool breeze.
Breanna's extensive knowledge and expertise, combined with her personality, make her a highly sought-after dental hygienist. She is dedicated to providing her patients with the best possible care, and takes the time to listen to their concerns and needs.
Rosa is an skilled dental assistant with over 14 years of hands-on experience. Dedicated to providing top-notch patient care, Rosa is well-versed in all aspects of dental assistance, from chair-side support to meticulous record-keeping.
Rosa's commitment to excellence extends beyond the dental office. In her downtime, she finds joy in spending quality moments with her daughter, embracing the balance between a fulfilling professional life and a loving family.
With a warm and compassionate approach, Rosa brings not just expertise but a personal touch to every patient interaction. Rosa will provide you with a seamless and comfortable dental experience, backed by years of expertise and genuine care.
Nataly is our dedicated dental assistant who brings a unique blend of hands-on experience and a passion for continuous learning to our team. Nataly's journey in the dental field has been shaped by the invaluable guidance of her colleagues and the hands-on approach she takes in her work. Through trial and error, she has honed her skills, embodying the spirit of perseverance and commitment to excellence.
One of Nataly's notable accomplishments is completing an accelerated Dental Radiology course, earning her a state X-ray license. This achievement showcases her dedication to staying at the forefront of her field, ensuring the highest quality of care for our patients.
Beyond her professional life, Nataly finds solace in the beauty of nature. Whether she's hiking through scenic trails, kayaking on tranquil waters, or indulging in the art of bird watching, she embraces the outdoors as a source of inspiration and rejuvenation.
A self-proclaimed foodie, Nataly is always on the lookout for a delightful culinary experience paired with the perfect ambiance. Her love for exploring new flavors and dining atmospheres reflects her appreciation for life's simple pleasures.
Nataly is a firm believer in the law of attraction. Her positive mindset and belief that anything one desires is within reach when approached with the right mindset exemplify her optimistic outlook on life. Looking ahead, Nataly aspires to further her career and dreams of becoming a hygienist one day. Her ambition and commitment to personal and professional growth make her an integral part of our team, and we are proud to have her as a key member of our dental family.
Claudia is an internationally trained dentist from the scenic landscapes of Peru, where
she graduated with distinction from Cayetano Heredia University in 2001. Claudia's
journey in dentistry reflects not just a profession but a passion that has been a driving
force throughout her career.
Upon moving to the United States in 2006, Claudia's dedication to dentistry remained
unwavering. While navigating the intricacies of international licensing, she immersed
herself in the dental field as a dental assistant. Claudia's hands-on experience has
further enriched her understanding of dentistry, making her a knowledgeable and
Beyond her professional pursuits, Claudia is a devoted wife and mother. Her love for her
family is evident in the time she dedicates to them, cherishing moments and creating
lasting memories. Family outings and outdoor activities are integral to Claudia's lifestyle,
and she finds joy in small weekend getaways that provide a break from the routine.
Claudia has several culinary preferences, but if you want to make her happy, her comfort
food will always be a good bowl of rice.
Known for her deep knowledge and passion for dentistry, Claudia's commitment to her
craft is unparalleled. Her enthusiasm resonates in every interaction, making her not only
a skilled dental professional but also a warm and approachable individual.
I'm Alex, a passionate dental assistant with a deep commitment to oral health and
patient care. One of my proudest achievements is earning my x-ray license, a testament
to my dedication and proficiency in the field.
Beyond the dental office, you'll often find me embracing an active lifestyle. I have a love
for staying fit, whether it's through invigorating workouts or the thrill of snowboarding
during the winter months. Exploring the great outdoors is another one of my joys, and
hiking holds a special place in my heart.
Family is the anchor in my life, providing love, support, and a strong sense of belonging.
Their significance resonates deeply with me, shaping my values and influencing my
Looking ahead, I aspire to elevate my career by pursuing a dream: becoming a dental
hygienist. This ambition reflects my ongoing commitment to learning and growing
within the dental profession, ultimately contributing to the well-being of others.
I'm Maxceen—an enthusiastic dental professional dedicated to enhancing your oral
health experience. Having transitioned from the front desk to dental assisting, I bring a
comprehensive skill set to ensure your time with us is seamless and comfortable.
Beyond the dental realm, I find joy in photography, travel, hiking, and the art of crafting
clothes. This creative zest accompanies me to the workplace, fostering a positive
environment for your visits.
Rooted in values like generosity, respect, and positivity, I aim to make your interactions
with us warm and enjoyable. Your comfort and well-being are at the forefront of my
approach. Looking toward the future, I aspire to elevate my role as a dental hygienist, contributing even more to your oral health journey. On a personal note, I dream of delving into
business, and plan to design an unique collection of stylish scrubs.
As your dental ally, I'm not just a dental assistant but a committed partner in ensuring
your oral health is prioritized and your experiences with us are exceptional. Eagerly
anticipating the opportunity to meet you and contribute to your brighter, healthier
I'm April, your dedicated Scheduling Coordinator with a passion for exceeding performance targets and creating a harmonious balance in both my professional and personal life. Throughout my career, I've consistently met and surpassed performance goals, a testament to my commitment and work ethic. I firmly believe that learning is a lifelong endeavor, and I am excited about the opportunities for personal and professional growth that education brings.
Beyond the numbers, my true joy comes from the love and support of my wonderful family. They are my anchor, providing inspiration and motivation as I navigate both the challenges and triumphs of life. Interior design holds a special place in my heart. The ability to transform
spaces and create environments that evoke emotions is something I find incredibly fulfilling.
Values play a crucial role in shaping who we are, and for me, honesty, kindness, humility, and loyalty are the guiding principles that define my character. I strive to live by these values every day, both in and out of the workplace. At our practice, I extend those principles to every patient we serve, ensuring a compassionate and respectful experience for all.
Brenda is our dedicated Treatment Coordinator with great experience and a passion
for providing exceptional patient care.
Brenda's journey in the dental field began as a dental assistant, where she honed her
skills and gained valuable insights into the intricacies of patient care. Eager to expand
her expertise, Brenda transitioned to the front desk, where she became adept at
navigating the administrative side of dental practices.
As your Treatment Coordinator, Brenda takes pride in presenting comprehensive
treatment plans with clarity and transparency. She understands that navigating dental
procedures and costs can be overwhelming, and she is committed to guiding you
through the process with patience and expertise. Brenda's background in both back and
front office operations uniquely positions her to address any questions or concerns you
may have, ensuring that you are well-informed and comfortable with your treatment
Beyond her role in the dental office, Brenda cherishes quality time with her beautiful
family. Outside of work, you might find her indulging in her hobbies, such as crafting
candles and diving into a good book. Her love for quality extends to her professional
life, where she values teamwork and consistently strives for excellence in all that she
Brenda lives by the motto, "be the bee, not the fly." This reflects her commitment to
being industrious, focused, and contributing positively to the team. Her quality-driven
approach ensures that every aspect of your experience, from treatment explanations to
cost breakdowns, is handled with precision and care.
Driven by her administrative experience and fueled by her entrepreneurial spirit, Brenda
aspires to one day open her own business. Her ambition is a testament to her
dedication and passion for creating positive and meaningful experiences for others.
Join us in welcoming Brenda to our dental family, where her expertise, warmth, and
commitment to excellence are sure to make your dental journey a seamless and
Thiago is a dynamic and accomplished foreign-trained dentist from sunny Brazil.
Thiago's journey in dentistry began when he graduated at the top of his class in 2011,
showcasing his exceptional dedication and commitment to his field.
Upon relocating to the United States, Thiago had to explore new avenues. Undeterred,
he delved into the realms of marketing and business, acquiring valuable skills that have
since become integral to his professional repertoire.
Thiago's professional journey is a testament to his adaptability and resilience,
demonstrating a willingness to navigate diverse fields to achieve success. His expertise
extends beyond the dental chair, and he has seamlessly incorporated business and
marketing into his skill set.
Away from his professional pursuits, Thiago is a passionate traveler with a deep love for
exploring different cultures and corners of the world. His adventurous spirit finds joy in
the bustling streets of New York City, where he loves to immerse himself in the vibrant
energy of the city. Thiago's enthusiasm for exploration extends to his culinary
endeavors, as he finds joy in cooking and experimenting with diverse cuisines.
Family holds a special place in Thiago's heart, and his commitment to both personal and
professional growth reflects his dedication to creating a fulfilling life. Whether he's
perfecting smiles or exploring the cultural tapestry of New York City, Thiago's zest for
life is evident in every facet of his being.
Really great experience!! All staff was very nice, helpful, and very mindful of taking breaks/checking in. Usually would never think to leave a review for a dentist, but they did a phenomenal job! Great place!
- Liz B.
Great experience all around! My first time and it was easy, everyone was exceptionally pleasant and normal, great technology was used, and the service provided was excellent! The best dental experience I've EVER had!
- Sarah A.
Dale (my dental hygienist) and Dr. Herko are great. I really wish Dr. Herko had been my dentist all along. She made recommendations to me that were really in my best interest that other dentists that I've seen never thought to suggest.
- Heidi B.
New Providence is a beautiful office, everything is so bright and clean! My hygienist, Susan, did everything in her power to make sure I was comfortable and anxiety-free. The rest of the staff was equally as friendly and exceedingly competent. I definitely will continue receiving my dental care here!
- Mary J.
I travel over 25 miles just because I refuse to change my dentist's office. The office itself is so bright, clean, and inviting. It looks like a page out of a magazine with gorgeous sliding barn doors. The staff always go above and beyond to make you feel comfortable and their interaction with one another gives a sense of being welcomed into their "home".
- Schauna B.
New Technology With a Gentle Touch
We believe in providing excellent dentistry and use cutting-edge dental technology to ensure you receive the best care. These advanced tools enable us to detect issues quickly and accurately, so we can provide efficient treatment while keeping your comfort as our number one priority. You can trust that you are receiving the most up-to-date technology and treatments when you come to us.
Our digital X-rays emit less radiation, take images faster without any need for processing, and allow us to optimize the images so we can provide a more precise diagnosis.Digital X-Rays
Intraoral scanners are used to create digital dental impressions through a much less invasive process than traditional dental impressions—that require mold trays and impression material (alginate) to sit in your mouth.Intraoral Scanner
The Glidewell fastmill.io system takes the normal, multi-visit traditional dental crown procedure and cuts it down. You’ll receive your permanent, natural-looking restoration faster than ever!Glidewell fastmill.io
Digital Intraoral Camera
This handheld camera provides us with an innovative way to examine your mouth in greater detail. By using this diagnostic tool, we can zoom in closely on specific teeth and capture a high-quality image of them. The images are then displayed on a screen for both you and our dentist to review, providing a better understanding of your diagnosis and treatment.Intraoral Camera
Cone Beam Computed Tomography
Cone beam computed tomography is a medical imaging technique consisting of X-ray computed tomography where the X-rays are divergent, forming a cone. CBCT has become increasingly important in treatment planning and diagnosis in implant dentistry, ENT, orthopedics, and interventional radiology, among other things.Cone Beam Computed Tomography