Central Jersey Pediatric Dentistry

Michelle M. Backhaus, DMD, Christopher Overcash, DMD

Specialty: Pediatric Dentistry & Orthodontics

From left to right: Drs. Overcash & Backhaus

At Central Jersey Pediatric Dentistry & Orthodontics, Drs. Michelle Backhaus and Christopher Overcash provide exceptional care in a family-based, child centered modern practice. The practice’s dual specialty allows for the establishment of a “dental home” at an early age as well an easy transition into orthodontic care.

Their practice offers preventative and restorative care, comprehensive orthodontics as well as sedation and hospital dentistry in a newly remodeled state-of-the-art office. Dr. Backhaus earned her DMD degree from the University of Pennsylvania and her certificate in pediatric dentistry from NYU. Dr. Backhaus is board certified and maintains hospital privileges at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. “I love what I do,” says the mother of two. “Every day is a different adventure.”

Dr. Overcash earned his dental degree from the University of Pennsylvania and his certificate in orthodontics from Columbia University.

Central Jersey Pediatric Dentistry 
& Orthodontics, LLC

176 Summerhill Rd., East Brunswick, NJ

“Dr. Backhaus makes going to the dentist fun for both my children. Gentle and caring.” ~Elizabeth, East Brunswick

“Dr. Overcash is extremely knowledgeable and caring. He takes the time to explain every step of the way through your child’s orthodontic treatment starting from the initial consultation. He makes every patient feel special. He has a lot of patience, as well. We recommend him to everyone!” ~Rose, Morganville