About Us

Gregory Van Vliet
Dr. Gregory Van Vliet was born and raised in North Haledon, New Jersey. After graduating from Manchester Regional High School he attended Houghton College, where he was a 1976 Summa Cum Laude graduate. In 1980 he graduated from State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Dentistry and he was named a member of the Omicron Kappa Upsilon, the National Dental Honor Society.

Following dental school, Dr. Van Vliet completed a dental practice residency at Morristown Memorial Hospital. He has continued post graduate training in several areas of dentistry as a member of the Academy of General Dentistry. In 1986 he received their prestigious Fellowship Degree Award for his continued commitment in general dentistry.

Dr. Van Vliet practices family dentistry with an emphasis on restorative and cosmetic procedures. In 2005, he was recognized as one of America’s Top Dentists in general and cosmetic dentistry.

Dr. Van Vliet is a 20-year member of New Jersey’s Donated Dental Services, which provides pro bono dental service for low-income local county residents. He has also participated in over 15 dental mission trips to provide care for those less fortunate in various places including New Orleans and Mexico.

In his spare time he enjoys tennis, skiing and spending time with his wife, Monica and their three children.

Peter M. Perera
Dr. Peter M. Perera was raised in Clifton, New Jersey. He went to the University of Massachusetts in Amherst and graduated in 1988 and attended Tufts University of Dental Medicine. While at Tufts, Dr. Perera was elected by his peers Class Vice President. He achieved honors in Restorative Dentistry and Endodontics, and was selected Student Marshall at graduation in May 1992.

Dr. Perera performs most aspects of dentistry including root canals and oral surgery with emphasis on crown and bridge, prosthodontics, implant restorations and cosmetic cases.

He is a member of the American Dental Association and the Academy of General Dentistry and was recognized as one of America’s Top Dentists. Dr. Perera established a “First Trip To The Dentist” for local nursery schools during dental awareness month.

In his free time he enjoys golf, biking, competing in one triathlon a year, and skiing with his two daughters during the winter.

Our Staff
Everyone in our office is very friendly. We enjoy maintaining a comfortable and relaxing atmosphere. Our staff members include:

      • Linda – Front Desk Office Manager


      • Emma – Receptionist


      • Karen – Receptionist


      • Kathy – Dental Assistant


      • Carol – Dental Assistant


      • Lisa – Hygienist


      • Nerissa – Hygienist


      • Monica – Hygienist


    • Grace – Hygienist