Trudy Burke, DDS
In private practice since 1991, Dr. Trudy Burke focuses on combining
excellence in dentistry with current treatment modalities in a warm,
comforting setting. With specialty training in full-mouth rehabilitation
and maxillofacial prosthetics, she provides dentures, partial dentures,
crowns and veneers. In addition, she offers a range of family and cosmetic
Along with her partners, general dentists Dr. Heather Kobos and
Dr. Greg Josephsen, Dr. Burke delivers conservative treatment designed
to meet the specific requirements of each patient. She treats holistically,
providing positive aesthetic outcomes with an emphasis on preventative
care. “It’s important to listen to the needs and desires of my patients, so
that I can achieve the results they are looking for,” says Dr. Burke.
A graduate of the University of Missouri School of Dentistry, she
served in the U.S. Air Force Dental Corps before completing her postgraduate training at the University of Texas and MD Anderson Hospital
in Houston. Dr. Burke was also on the faculty at NYU College of Dentistry, where she taught full-mouth rehabilitation for 10 years. She is a
member of the American Academy of Fixed Prosthodontics, the Academy
of Osseointegration, the American Dental Association, the New Jersey
Dental Association and the American College of Prosthodontists, including the New Jersey chapter.
1949 Westfield Avenue, Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
Mark J. Caplan, DDS
“A confident smile can change how people view themselves,” says Dr.
Mark Caplan. “My greatest reward is seeing the reveal of a new smile that
patients thought they would never have.” Honored to be a New Jersey
Monthly Top Dentist for the ninth time, Dr. Caplan credits his practice’s
success to a passion for overall excellence. “We strive to provide a ‘total
office experience’ where patients and parents leave smiling,” he says. By
providing accurate diagnoses, advanced treatments and individualized
care, he is able to achieve his goals of improved health, function, and
appearance. “Producing the highest-quality orthodontic results requires
the concerted efforts of a great team,” he says. “My staff sets our practice
Patient education is an important focus for Dr. Caplan. “Informed par-
ents are happy parents. We make sure they thoroughly understand treat-
ment options, what we’re trying to achieve and how we’re going to get
there. Then, we review progress at every step,” he says. Patients describe
his office as “high-tech, yet inviting,” with its i Tero® digital study models,
digital X-rays, TV, video games, wi-fi and coffee bar.
Dr. Caplan has special interest in early treatment and the Damon®
self-ligating bracket system, and is an Invisalign® Preferred Provider.
A graduate of University of Maryland Dental School, he completed his
orthodontic residency at University of Detroit Mercy.
Millburn Orthodontics, PA
187 Millburn Avenue, Suite 3, Millburn, NJ 07041
973-376-6611 • millburnorthodontics.com