Mountainside Family Dental Team
Dr. Robert Kudla, SrDentist
Dr. Robert Kudla, Sr. completed his undergraduate studies in 1980 at Seton Hall University in South Orange, NJ, where he received his BS degree in biology. He then attended dental school at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey in Newark and received his DMD degree in May of 1985.
Dr. Robert Kudla, Sr. is passionate about improving his patients' health by using leading-edge technology techniques. He is excited to be working side by side with his son.
When he's not taking care of patients, he enjoys spending time with his family relaxing at the Jersey Shore and participating in outside activities such as boating, fishing, and gardening. He also enjoys traveling to different parts of the U.S. and visiting national parks. At home, he enjoys model building, and you might even find him playing video games with his sons from time to time.
Dr. Robert Kudla, Jr.Dentist
Dr. Robert Kudla, Jr. grew up in Westfield, New Jersey. He attended Monmouth University, where he earned a BS in biology, with minors in chemistry and political science. Next, he earned a Master's degree in oral biology from Rutgers Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences. Finally, he holds a DMD degree from Rutgers School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Robert Kudla, Jr. is also a member of the Academy of General Dentists (AGD).
He says, "When I was young, I broke both of my front teeth in half. Watching my father rebuild my front teeth made me fall in love with dentistry. This set me on a path where I learned that each situation presents a unique challenge. I love working with patients to determine exactly what we're going to do to improve both their smile and their oral health. I love the process and helping to create a beautiful and healthy smile from start to finish."
In his spare time, Dr. Robert Kudla, Jr. loves learning about new techniques and materials to use in dentistry. He grew up building models with his dad and using his hands to build things, so he still loves to build computers and work in the garden. He also plays video games to keep his hands moving throughout the evening.