Newman Orthodontics

395 Pleasant Valley Way, West Orange, NJ, 07052



  • Dentistry-Orthodontics

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A second-generation orthodontist, Dr. Richard Newman carries on a longstanding tradition of excellence in his 50-year-old private practice with offices in both Randolph and West Orange. Dr. Newman is proud to offer his patients a family-friendly, professional and compassionate environment.

Past president of the Essex County Dental Society, Dr. Newman earned his DMD from UMDNJ. He received his specialty certificate in orthodontics from Columbia University.

“We pride ourselves on creating a lifetime of beautiful smiles for generations of patients,” Dr. Newman says.

Today he serves as chief orthodontist of the New Jersey Institute of Craniofacial Surgery at St. Barnabas Medical Center, where he volunteers his time providing care for patients with cleft lip and palate problems. As chairman of Children’s Dental Health Month, Dr. Newman speaks to students at local schools about the importance of oral hygiene.

“We love building lifelong relationships with children and their families,” says the father of three.


See what parents are saying

"He's the best. He's provided care to four of my children. My kids love going to the orthodontist! He takes time to explain everything and makes sure the kids are informed and comfortable. He always has a smile, greets each one personally and knows what each child needs as far as their individual care. " ~Tracy, Branchville

"He's not only nice, kind and caring, but he provides the best possible care with amazing outcomes. " ~Dana, New Vernon

"Fantastic doctor, gave both my children beautiful smiles, extremely friendly with kids. " ~Matt, Morristown

"Exceptional practitioner who continues to educate himself and has the most sophisticated tools available. Treats patients with kindness and respect. " ~Michelle, Brookside

"Dr. Newman and his staff always go above and beyond to accommodate my family's crazy schedule. " ~Ryan, Randolph