Meet Our Parsippany Periodontist
Dr. Joseph Zelig
Dr. Joseph Zelig is our specialist in Periodontics & Endodontics. He is a graduate of New York University College of Dentistry where he ranked among the top 10% of the graduating class. As a result of his exceptional scholastic achievements, he was inducted into Omicron Kappa Upsilon, the national dental honor society.
After completing dental school, Dr. Zelig continued his training at New York University for an additional 3 years post-graduate training in periodontics. He was then accepted into the 2-year program in Endodontics at NYU. Dr. Zelig holds two specialty certifications from New York University and has years of clinical experience.
As a Periodontist, Dr. Zelig is a specialist in all phases of advanced dental implant surgery, bone grafting, Laser Periodontal treatment, and Cosmetic Periodontal surgery. As an Endodontist, Dr. Zelig specializes in Root canal treatment and Root Canal Surgery (Apicoectomy).
Dr. Zelig also holds a permit in intravenous conscious sedation from the New York State Board of Dentistry and is fully trained and qualified to perform I.V. Sedation.
Dr. Zelig is also actively involved in teaching Periodontics & Implant Dentistry as an Adjunct Clinical Professor in the departments of Periodontics & Implant Dentistry as well as the Department of Endodontics at NYU College of Dentistry.
Dr. Zelig possesses a warm and friendly "chair-side" manner, and it is his innate warmth, patience and sincerity that makes the difference in his care.
Dr. Eunjung Shim
Dr. Shim is a Board Certified Periodontist who completed her periodontal training with Master of Dental Science at Univ. of Tennessee in conjunction with Memphis VA hospital. Dr. Shim is experienced in all aspects of periodontal therapy, including extractions, bone grafting, sinus augmentation, dental implant placement, and conventional surgical procedures. She earned Doctor of Dental Medicine at Temple University in 2004 and then went on to complete general practice residency at Staten Island University Hospital. She worked as a general dentist for a number of years before she went into her post graduate training in periodontics. She enjoys taking many continuing education courses to keep up with the latest techniques and to broaden her knowledge in the field of periodontics.