Dr. Geena Russo


Dr. Russo is a long-time member of the dental field   She was a dental assistant for 10 years, while attending high, school, college, and dental school.  


Born and raised in New Jersey, Dr. Russo is a graduate of Queen of Peace High School and attended Montclair State University, where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in biology.  She continued to dental school where she earned her D.M.D. degree at Rutgers School of Dental Medicine. 

She completed her pediatric specialty training at New York University College of Dentistry and is happy to be back in her home state to practice.


Dr. Russo is involved in many outreach community service projects, most notably volunteering her time to offer dental care to children in Managua, Nicaragua, Poughkeepsie, New York, and Machias, Maine. 


She is currently a Board member of the Essex County Dental Society and a member of New Jersey Dental Association, American Dental Association, and American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry.  


In her spare time, Dr. Russo enjoys spending time with her family and friends, exercising, traveling, and reading.