Meet Dr. Joseph Lota

“As a second-generation dentist, I am dedicated to keeping the highest standards that have been upheld by my family for 45 years. My visionary goal is to achieve an inclusive professional environment: one that engages both the patient and doctor relationship in a shared commitment for the best dentistry afforded today.”

Quality care founded on education

“Continually, there are new advancements in the field of dentistry. Through my advanced educational training and my experience with the Doctors at Chestnut Ridge Dental I offer the most updated techniques for comprehensive dental care. I believe that a professional and personable atmosphere must exist in order to provide the highest quality of care.”


Post-Graduate Residency: St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center & Seton Hall University
DMD: University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
Undergraduate Background: BA, University of South Carolina
Continuing Education: Dr. Lota exceeds the annual requirements.

Committed to professional growth and improvements

“An exchange of ideas with your professional peers is crucial in continuing the educational process. Being an active participant in various dental organizations allows me the opportunity to be continually updated on all the latest advancements in dental medicine.”

Member: American Dental Association, New Jersey Dental Association, Bergen County Dental Society, American Academy of General Dentistry

Dedication to our community

“We are privileged to provide the highest quality of dental care to the community. When you visit Chestnut Ridge Dental, you will experience our commitment to delivering superior care in a friendly environment.”