Meet The Doctors

Dr. Deepa Rupani, DMD

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Dr. Deepa Rupani, DMD, is a general dentist who strives to provide her patients with superior dental care through education and a personalized approach. She graduated from Rutgers School of Dental Medicine at the top of her class. Dr. Rupani has provided excellent treatment and comprehensive care to a diverse patient population in the New Jersey area. Dr. Rupani is trained in preventative, restorative and cosmetic dentistry as well as Invisalign and root canal therapy. Additionally, she has performed many pediatric dentistry procedures, including pulpotomies and space maintainers. Our patients often commend Dr. Rupani’s ability to clearly explain their treatments and they appreciate her advice on how to improve their oral hygiene and overall oral health. Outside of dental work, Dr. Rupani enjoys spending her time with her daughter.

Dr. Frank Dicicco, DMD


Dr. Frank DiCicco attended San Diego State University, where he majored in biology and began a pre-dental course of study. As an undergraduate, Dr. DiCicco was awarded an externship at Northeastern University School of Dentistry. Dr. DiCicco distinguished himself at Temple University where he earned honors from the Periodontal Society. The Stomatognathic (Occlusal) Honor Society of Temple University presented Dr. DiCicco with an award for his outstanding interest in the advancement of fixed (non-removable) prosthodontics. Dr. DiCicco seeks to make the dental experience pleasant and painless for all of his patients. His keen eye and utilization of the most up-to-date materials and equipment make Dr. DiCicco’s patients feel very confident that he can accomplish excellence as well as beauty in the dentistry he provides.

Dr. Mike Jaffin, DMD

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Dr. Mike Jaffin, a Board Certified Periodontist, received his Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree from University of Wisconsin at Madison and his Doctor of Dental Medicine (D.M.D.) from Boston University Goldman School of Dental Medicine where he graduated Cum Laude. Dr. Jaffin oversees our soft tissue management program & implant department. Soft tissue management means getting and keeping gums and supporting tissues healthy, so that they can help maintain patients’ teeth throughout their lives. In order to achieve pink gums, strong bones, and healthy tissues, regular cleaning and proper care are important.

Dr. Joseph Gelo, DDS


Dr. Joseph Gelo completed his Doctorate in Dental Surgery at New York University College of Dentistry and then spent 2 years at the Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Hospital for his residency. Dr. Gelo performs a wide variety of procedures: root canals, surgical extractions, including removal of impacted molars, surgical implant placements and restorations, bone grafting and general restorative and prosthetic dentistry (including crowns, veneers, bridge, etc). Dr. Gelo is also board certified with the American Academy of Facial Esthetics for Botox and Juvederm. Dr.Gelo speaks both English and Spanish. In his free time, Dr. Gelo enjoys basketball, football, watching movies, pilates, and yoga.

Dr. Harry Long, DMD

dr-longHarry A. Long, DMD, graduated from Fairleigh Dickinson University School of Dentistry. Since then he has completed literally thousands of hours of continuing education in all aspects of dentistry with a particular focus on patient care and aesthetic dentistry. He is an active member of the larger dental community as well. He belongs to the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, the New Jersey Dental Association, the Passaic County Dental Society, and the American Dental Association. He is a fellow of the Academy of General Dentistry as well.