Our Philosophy and Team

My vision is to change the way you perceive dentistry and to improve your quality of life. At my practice you will be treated with respect and compassion. I believe there is only one way to practice dentistry: With clear communication, a caring environment, and with clinical excellence. The second you walk into my dental office you will be made to feel welcome. Whether you are a young child, teenager, adult, or mature adult, you will get the same quality care that I would choose for my family and friends.

We Care About You, Not Just Your Teeth

We believe the foundation to a lifetime of good health starts when you are very young and continues throughout your life. Your oral health is an important part of your overall well being. Our entire team is dedicated to helping you achieve the highest level of wellness. We encourage you to involve yourself in your own treatment and to ask questions throughout our relationship. Our goal is to always exceed your expectations in whatever we do.

Meet the Team

DR. SAM ROMANO

Dr. Sam Romano

Dr. Romano opened his dental practice in Madison in 1986 and has been serving his hometown community ever since.

  • BS in Biology from Fairleigh Dickinson University
  • UMDNJ-New Jersey Dental School in 1985

Dr. Romano remains committed to teaching and learning dentistry. Dr. Romano attends countless hours of continuing education courses all over the country each year. Dr. Romano has studied at many of the most famous centers for continuing dental education, and with some of the most respected educators in the field.

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DENTAL HYGIENIST KAY LAMM

Kay, BS, RDH

Kay, B.S., R.D.H., has been a dental hygienist with Dr. Romano since 1996.

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Kathy Cuba

Kathy, CDA, RDH

Kathy has been in the dental field since 2007.  She graduated from Berdan Institute in 2007 where she earned her a CDA and then went on to earn her RDH degree at Bergan Community College in 2013.

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DENTAL ASSISTANT STACEY TALLAKSEN

Stacey, CDA, RDA

Stacey is a registered dental assistant. Stacey attended the Dental Studies Institute of New Jersey. Stacey obtained her New Jersey Dental Radiology license in 2012. She is also certified in Basic Life Support and CPR.

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Dental Assistant Maritza

Maritza, CDA, RDA

Maritza graduated top of her class from Fairfield Dental Institute in 2001. She received her dental assisting certification and x-ray license after completing board exams through DANB in 2000. She obtained her RDA license in the state of NJ in 2003.

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Dental Hygeinist Lauren Levitzki

Lauren, RDH

Whole-hearted and inviting, Lauren has become an exceptional addition to the practice. She graduated from Bergen Community College with an A.A.S. degree in Dental Hygiene with superb clinical experience. Lauren enjoys working with children and has volunteered at the Educational Partnership for Instructing Children (EPIC) and Alpine Learning Group, schools for children with autism in Paramus, NJ. This experience gave her the opportunity to hone her abilities in dealing with children that have special needs. Lauren finds fulfillment in educating her patients, helping them with any hygiene questions they may have. Aside from dental hygiene, Lauren also enjoys hiking in Upstate New York.

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Dental Assistant Lindsey

Lindsey, DA

Graduating at the top of her class from Fortis Institute in 2016, Lindsey brings a long record of exemplary patient care from her years as a certified nursing assistant. Known for her warm bedside manner, Lindsey brings a level of compassion and vigor to patient care that is second to none.

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