Dr. Scott Chanin
Dr. Scott Chanin is excited to announce his new state of the art dental practice, Diamond Dental Associates, in Flemington, New Jersey. With more than 30 years of providing exceptional dental care, Dr. Chanin will continue to provide his patients with the same passion, care and enthusiasm as he did in Hamilton Square, New Jersey.
Dr. Chanin is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine. He is a distinguished Fellow of the Academy of General Dentistry, a member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, a Fellow of the International College of Dentists, a Fellow of the International Academy of Dental Facial Esthetics, and one of the nine dentists in New Jersey who have earned an honor as a member of the prestigious American Society for Dental Aesthetics.
Dr. Scott Chanin’s practice will incorporate the most cutting edge technology and techniques to provide his patients with painless and comfortable dentistry. Dr. Chanin looks forward to welcoming you to his family of patients.
Dr. Eric Schoenebeck
A Board Certified Periodontist, Dr. Schoenebeck grew up in Reading, PA. His academic pursuits began at the Pennsylvania State University where he received a BS in Science. He then entered the Navy and dental school in 1996 where he received his DMD from the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine. He graduated in 2000 and then entered Active Duty. Dr. Schoenebeck graduated from the University of Florida College of Dentistry in 2007 with an MS in Science and a Certificate of Periodontics.
Dr. Schoenebeck practices the full range of periodontal treatment from non-surgical therapy to surgical treatment of periodontal disease, periodontal plastic procedures (correcting recession defects), and replacement of missing teeth via dental implants. He readily utilizes the most current techniques and believes that comprehensive treatment of his patients means fixing more than “just a tooth or gums”. He believes that comprehensive treatment means working very closely with his dental restorative team and providing his patients with not only improved oral health, but improved full body health.
When Dr. Schoenebeck is not busy treating his patients and serving the Navy, he enjoys travel time and sports with his family and canine friends. An active swimmer, hiker, and biker, he also enjoys cheering on his favorite college and Philly sports teams.
Dr. Meera Sahni, D.M.D., MS
Dr. Meera Sahni was born and raised on the Jersey Shore in Rumson, New Jersey. To balance her varied interests, Dr. Meera majored in Art History and earned her BA from Barnard College, Columbia University. Her dental career began shortly after graduating college at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine where she earned her Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) degree. After honing her interest in Periodontics during dental school, Dr. Meera was accepted to the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, where she met Dr. Chanin, and received her Certificate of Periodontology in 2019. In addition to her surgical training, Dr. Meera also received her Masters of Science Degree in Oral Microbiology during her time at UPenn, which involved a clinical research project on enhancing traditional non-surgical periodontal therapy. Outside of dentistry, Meera is passionate about developing a healthy mindset through her weekly practice of yoga and mindfulness. She is also an avid lover of art museums, exercise, and any opportunity to go hiking in nature.
Dr. Richard Kahn, DDS
Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology
Richard B. Kahn, DDS is a graduate of Georgetown University Scholl of Dentistry and received his Periodontal certificate from Fairleigh Dickinson School of Dental Medicine. He became Board certified in 1989. When he passed that intensive examination process to achieve Diplomat status less than 10% of all periodontists worldwide met this highest level of certification.
In addition to being in the private of Periodontics since 1984, Dr. Kahn has a long history of teaching in the dental profession. The American Dental Association selected Dr. Kahn to be a Commissioner on the Commission on Dental Accreditation. This body is responsible for developing and enforcing the educational standards for all aspects of formal dental education. Dr. Kahn is an active participant in the dental profession’s leadership working to improve the dental profession for the public and the profession. He served as President of the NJ Dental Association and the NJ Society of Periodontists. He was twice elected to serve on the Board of Trustees of the American Academy of Periodontology.
Dr. Kahn is experienced in all facets of periodontal therapy that includes the surgical aspect of implant dentistry which by definition is under the periodontal umbrella. Dr. Kahn believes that it is paramount to differentiate between treatments that are time tested and scientifically valid versus hype.
Dr. Kahn is a passionate and committed to his physical fitness. He has been running the roads for over 40 years and completed 9 marathons. In addition, he is an avid and advanced skier. Recently he has taken up golf and is determined to legitimately break 90.
Dr. Carol Goodgal
A New Jersey native, Dr. Goodgal has been practicing dentistry for 33 years. With her wide range of experience in the field, she has developed strong clinical abilities and a nurturing manner. She enjoys treating people of all ages, and provides the individualized care each patient needs and deserves. Kids and adults alike appreciate her gentle approach and touch of humor. She has worked in practices devoted to headaches and facial pain as well as those catering to developmentally disabled patients. Dr. Goodgal received her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio, and graduated from Barnard College in New York with a major in Psychology. In her free time, she will often be reading the next great mystery with her rescue dog Norton by her side.
Richard Siegell, MDT
Master Dental Technician
Richard Siegell is a certified Master Dental Technician. Since 1973 he has worked in various dental laboratories and dental practices Dr Crain, Dr Judy and Dr Lew. He specializes in the fields of esthetics and function, all-ceramics, biomechanical occlusal surface design, and Implantology. His favorite restorative techniques are cement-able or screw retained Implants, bar implant and precision attachment cases.
He has gained a broad background in dentistry working chair side with several dental teams, oral surgeons and laboratories. Over the past 40 years, Richard has been committed to fabricating quality restorations with the patient’s concerns in mind. Our patients are a top priority. Dr. Chanin is very excited to have Richard creating high-quality restorations for his patients.
Susan Goldfinger is a graduate of Douglass College-Rutgers; the State University and The Chubb Institute for Computer Technology.
Prior to joining DDA, Susan worked at the Chubb Corporation and volunteered for numerous nonprofit organizations. For 30 years, she has been a World Ambassador for the Ritz-Carlton Corporation.
Susan loves to wear Lilly Pulitzer, enjoys to travel, and spending her free time with family and friends.
She enjoys helping Dr. Chanin, change lives one smile at a time!
Patient Coordinator and RDH
Rachel is a registered dental hygienist and office administrator who joined our team in the summer of 2019. She studied at Shippensburg University until she decided to pursue her interest in the dental field by completing the Dental Hygiene program at Northampton Community College in Bethlehem, PA. She graduated with honors in May of 2014. Rachel enjoys taking on multiple roles including office administration, insurance and scheduling coordination, and part-time dental hygiene. Rachel’s favorite part of her job is being able to work with a wonderful team of hardworking, talented, and positive individuals that deliver the best in dental care. Outside of work she likes to spend time with her family and volunteer at animal shelters. She also likes to play volleyball and enjoy nature through hiking and camping.
I am very excited to be on Dr. Chanin’s team. I have been a dental assistant for eleven years and love making a positive contribution to a patient’s dental experience. It’s a wonderful feeling when a patient is excited with the results of their visit.
I live in Flemington with my husband. We have a daughter who is away at college and also have several pets. I love the outdoors and go hiking and boating or just take a walk with my dog Benny whenever I can.
Certified Dental Assistant
Karen was born and raised just outside of Boston, MA. She moved to Hunterdon County in 2001. Karen completed the Dental Radiology and Assistant program at Warren County Community College. In 2019 she completed the certification requirements from the Dental National Assisting National Board and attained her designation as Certified Dental Assistant.
During her off time, Karen spends quality time with her husband and two sons. She also likes to take walks and explore new locales. Boston is her home away from home and she and her husband travel there several times per year to visit family, and take in all the city has to offer. Karen is very excited to be part of the team at Diamond Dental Associates.
Rebecca is a graduate of Abrams Hebrew Academy and The Hun School of Princeton. She is in the Honors Program at Rutgers-The State University.
Rebecca is on the Executive Board at Hillel, and a member of the Rutgers Women’s Crew Team.
On her free time, Rebecca enjoys the beach, the Eagles, running, and swimming.
Registered Dental Hygienist
Kristen graduated from Rutgers University with a Degree in Biological Sciences. She then attended Middlesex County College to obtain her Dental Hygiene license. She has been practicing dental hygiene for 11 years. She focuses on patient comfort and the importance of educating her patients about preventing and treating oral diseases. When she is not working, she enjoys spending time with her husband and three children.
As the daughter of two dentists, Stefanie has grown up around the dental office. She loves interacting with people and brings enthusiasm to everything she does. She will discuss your treatment plan and payment options with you, and any other concerns you may have. When she’s not in the office, Stefanie enjoys training her dogs, hiking, and spending time with her husband and family.
Hallie is a graduate of Salisbury University where she studied Conflict Analysis and Dispute Resolution. Her experience comes from working at Maxim Healthcare Group where she has been for 6 years.
Besides ensuring Diamond Dental Associates remains in compliance she enjoys going to the shore as well as cheering on her favorite sports teams, including the New York Yankees and New York Giants. She is very happy to be a part of the amazing Team at Diamond Dental Associates.
IT and Social Media Director
Since 2016 David has been an integral part of building the company’s website as well as all social media aspects for Diamond Dental Associates. Not only does he assist with social media but also all IT related issues within the office, and he is always willing to help the team whenever necessary.
Since David is a retired football player, when not working in the office he loves to cheer on the Philadelphia Eagles, travel and spend time with his family.