About George Athansios
“I feel privileged to be doing what I love and to be able to help people become healthier, achieve their goals and feel more confident,” says Dr. George Athansios. His dedication to global philanthropic projects allows patients in developing countries to benefit from the same dental expertise and compassionate care he provides in New Jersey. “It’s extremely rewarding to make a difference in the lives of the underserved,” he says. “To give is far better than to receive.”
Dr. Athansios’ earnest commitment to exceptional dentistry, as well as his desire to stay abreast of advancements in his field, is evident in the countless hours he devotes to continuing education and professional exams. He offers comprehensive and preventive care with an emphasis on personalized attention, patient education and comfort. “My fantastic team and I take time to alleviate the fears of even the most apprehensive patients,” he says.
Honored to be selected as a New Jersey Monthly Top Dentist for the third time, Dr. Athansios remains at the forefront of implant dentistry and sedation dentistry for phobic patients. His offices are equipped with state-of-the-art technology, such as a 3-D printer, which facilitates on-the-spot dental models without the need for impressions; a 3-D CT scanner; intraoral cameras and digital radiography. He also utilizes Botox® to treat teeth grinding and TMJ-related headaches.
Dr. Athansios, a graduate of UMDNJ, accommodates emergency cases and is on call 24/7 for most patients. Additionally, he serves as a volunteer with the Cedar Grove Fire Department.