Drs Charles and Gari Bloom

We are a husband (prosthodontist) and wife (general dentist) dental team that has been practicing together for close to thirty years. We take pride in the accolades we and our staff receive from our patients, other dentists and the press. We can assure you that you will always receive exceptional dental treatment in a comfortable and caring environment--high-tech, low stress dentistry with a smile.  

Charles H Bloom DMD

Education

 

  • 1972: Graduated from Edison High School, where he was a member of the National Honor Society and Captain of the Men's Tennis Team.
     
  • 1976: Graduated from Lafayette College, Easton, PA, with a BA with Honors in Biology.  (Dr Bloom also earned 2 varsity letters in Tennis at Lafayette.)
     
  • 1979:  Received a Masters of Science in Biology from Baylor University, Waco, TX. Dr Bloom completed 2 years of a  PhD. program in Zoology at Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK..
     
  • 1985: Received a DMD degree from The University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, Philadelphia, Pa.
     
  • 1986: Completed a General Practice Residency at the Olin E. Teague Veteran's Administration Hospital, Temple, TX.
     
  • 1986: Entered private practice with Dr. Hyman Weiss. Shortly thereafter, Dr. Weiss retired and Dr. Bloom took over the practice.
     
  • 1987: Dr. Bloom's wife, Dr. Gari Bloom, entered the practice upon completion of her General Practice Residency at Beth Israel Medical Center, NY, NY. 
     
  • 1989: Continued formal education in the Prosthodontics post-graduate degree program at Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY. 
     
  • 1993: Completed Prosthodontic training and continued as a part time faculty member at Montefiore's Department of Prosthodontics until 1997, while maintaining his private practice in New Brunswick.
     
  • 1999:  Joined the staff of  Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ where he continues to teach post-graduate residents as an attending instructor in the Department of Dentistry. 
     
  • Dr. Charles Bloom has also served as the team dentist for the Rutgers University Athletic Department from 1989 to 2000.

Professional Memberships

  • American Dental Association
  • New Jersey Dental Association
  • Middlesex County Dental Society--Dr Bloom served as President of MCDS, 2000=2001
  • Academy of Osseointegration
  • American College of Prosthodontics
  • Third Millenium Study Club, a Seattle Study Club
  • The Livingston Study Club

Hobbies

When not plying his trade, Dr. Bloom enjoys spending time with his wife, and children, Ali  and Mack, as well as playing basketball, reading about foreign affairs, fishing and bird watching.

 

Gari G Bloom DMD FAGD

Education

  • 1977: Graduated from Midwood High School, Brooklyn, NY.
     
  • 1981: Graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Brown University, Providence RI.
     
  • 1986: Received her DMD degree from The University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, Philadelphia, Pa.
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  • 1987: Completed a General Practice Residency at Beth Israel Medical Center, NY, NY
     
  • 1987-1994: Staff dentist and attending instructor for Robert Wood Johnson Dental Residents at Chandler Health Center, New Brunswick, NJ
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  • 1988: Joined Dr Charles Bloom in private practice at our current location.
  • 1988-Present: Continuing Education through the Jersey Shore Medical Center,  The Livingston Study Club and The Seattle Study Club
     

Particular Interests in Dentistry

  • Family Dentistry
  • Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Endodontics (Root canals)
  • Implant Dentistry
  • Treatment of the "reluctant" patient

Professional Memberships

  • Academy of General Dentistry (Fellow)
  • American Dental Association
  • New Jersey Dental Association
  • Middlesex County Dental Society
  • Central New Jersey Dental Study Club (Past President)
  • Somerset Study Club, a Seattle Study Club
  • The Livingston Study Club

Hobbies

When Dr. Bloom is not practicing dentistry, she enjoys spending time with family, including husband Charles, daughter Ali and son Mack. Her hobbies include biking, cooking, traveling, volunteerism, reading, pilates and walking their dog, a mauzer named Tux. 

 

Our Staff

Our dedicated, motivated wonderful staff has one primary goal - your utmost comfort! We feel it's important that you understand the treatment that you'll be receiving so that you can relax during the procedure. Our staff is eager to answer any questions regarding your dental care. Please feel free to share with us your needs and concerns. 

We love what we do, and it shows on our faces.   It seems we're always smiling around here. You'll find our staff is friendly and up-beat--and we'll do our best to make your visit comfortable, and even fun. And all the while we'll be providing you with the highest quality dental care. Don't be surprised if its the best time you've had at a dental office. 

Our staff strives to partner with you to help you achieve your maximum oral health. We are not here to chide you or judge you. We work with you to give you the information you need to understand your dental health, and we help you find routines and systems that work for you. We want to be your dental health partner, helping to find the dental health solutions that are right for you.

 

Patti

Office Administrator

 With our practice since 1999

 

Susan

Office Administrator

 Joined our practice in 2010

 

Dorothy (aka Dottie)

Registered Dental Hygienist,    Clinical Instructor - Middlesex County College Dental Hygiene Program, since 1999,

Co-founding member - Central NJ Dental Hygiene Study Club,    Member - Board of Health, North Brunswick, NJ,

Founding member, 1999, and Co- Coordinator - Care to Walk, North Brunswick High School, NJ

Team member with Drs Bloom since 1989.

 

Meridith

Registered Dental Hygienist, Middlesex County College 1998.

Joined our practice in  2006.

 

Nancy

Dr Charles' Dental Assistant since 2005.

 

 Jamie

Dr Gari's assistant since 2014