Your Friendly Dental Team
The expert and friendly dental staff at McOmber Dental in Howell, NJ are skilled in all types of dentistry, eliminating the need for referral to specialists.
Nathalie Zenian McOmber, DDS
Dr. Nathalie Zenian McOmber graduated with honors from the University of Maryland College of Dental Surgery, Baltimore.
There she received her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree and was selected for academic and clinical excellence to be a member of Gamma Pi Delta Prosthodontic Honor Society and the University of Maryland Odontological Honorary Society. As an undergraduate, she received a Bachelor of Science degree in Neurobiology and Physiology from the University of Maryland, College Park.
Dr. McOmber completed her post-graduate studies at Monmouth Medical Center, Long Branch, New Jersey. At the conclusion of this program, she was the recipient of the Betty Weinstein Memorial Award for Excellence in Research.
She is a member of the Academy of General Dentistry, American Dental Association, American Association of Implant Dentistry, New Jersey Dental Association, and Monmouth-Ocean County Dental Society. Dr. McOmber currently serves as an attending dentist at Monmouth Medical Center where she instructs residents on a monthly basis. She donates her time at the Parker Clinic in Red Bank, NJ where she provides dental treatment to underprivileged children.
Dr. McOmber enjoys all aspects of dentistry, with a particular interest in cosmetic dentistry and pediatric dentistry. She resides in Red Bank with her husband Armen McOmber, an attorney practicing in Red Bank and her two children.
Kenneth A. Gluck, DMD, MDS
Dr. Gluck, a Board Certified Periodontist, attended New Jersey Dental School where he spent seven years of study, earning his degree in Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD), obtaining his certificate as a specialist in the field of Periodontics, and receiving a Masters in Dental Science.
Dr. Gluck currently works in private practice but is also a part-time clinical assistant professor at UMDNJ – New Jersey Dental School in the department of periodontics. He has authored articles that discuss implant dentistry and the effects of diabetes on periodontal disease.
During Dr. Gluck’s training in periodontics, he learned traditional periodontal therapy as well as implant surgery and its associated procedures. He had the opportunity to train on five top implant systems and discover the strengths and weaknesses of a variety of implant manufacturers.
During his training, he was also involved in researching one of the more destructive bacteria involved in certain forms of aggressive periodontal disease which received a prestigious award at Michael Balbo Day. At his graduation, Dr. Gluck also received the “Dental Student Award” by the American Academy of Periodontology in recognition of outstanding achievement in periodontics. As Chief Resident in the periodontal department at UMDNJ, he dedicated himself to the program and his fellow co-residents, working hard not only to maintain the status quo but to enhance the experiences and training received during residency.
Dr. Gluck is a member of the American Dental Association, American Academy of Periodontology, American Academy of Implant Dentistry, and the International Congress of Oral Implantology.
Marie has been in the dental field for almost 30 years. Her extensive knowledge of dental insurance will assure that you will maximize your benefits at every visit. Marie takes pride in thoroughly explaining financial responsibilities to each and every patient. She is the proud mom of two amazing boys. Marie studied at Monmouth County Vocational School for dental assisting and Brookdale Community College. She currently resides in Manchester, NJ and enjoys time with family and on the beach.
Rosemarie Trygar, RDH
Rosemarie graduated from the Dental Hygiene Program at Middlesex County College with an Associate’s Degree in Applied Science. She has been a Hygienist with our practice for over 30 years. Rosemarie enjoys being able to form relationships with our patients and like family truly looks forward to seeing them again. Her experience, thorough care, and gentle touch will assure you a lifetime of healthy teeth and gums with an awesome smile!
Lorraine Coyle, RDH
Lorraine graduated from the Dental Hygiene Program at Burlington County College with an Associate’s Degree in Applied Science. She enjoys getting to know her patients on a personal level while providing gentle care. She resides in Point Pleasant with her four children and enjoys spending time with her family, especially at the Jersey Shore!
Michelle Alfano, RDA
Michelle has been with our office for close to 20 years. She is the primary surgical assistant and coordinator of dental implant appointments. Her warm and caring personality will assure you the utmost in comfort during your treatment. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her husband and daughter.
Karen has been a part of the practice for over 20 years. She has assumed numerous positions and currently is a scheduling coordinator and administrator. She is available after hours and on Saturdays to assist in scheduling appointments. Karen enjoys spending time with her family and caring for her beautiful grandchildren.
Kathryn, also known as Kat, is the newest member of our team working at the front desk. She enjoys all aspects of working with and helping our patients both over the phone and in person! Kat previously had a career in the medical field, working in a Cardiology office. In her spare time she enjoys reading, shopping, binge watching a show, and spending time with her family. She is married with 2 young children who keep her very busy but are her absolute greatest joys!
Holly is a certified sterile processing technician and has been a part of the practice for over 3 years. She trained at the American Institute of Medical Science. Holly’s attention to detail assures that all dental instruments are properly maintained and sterilized. She follows the strictest infection control guidelines to optimize office cleanliness and sterility.
Wendy Baron is a 30 year veteran of the dental industry at the Jersey Shore. Right out of dental assistant school, she worked for 25 years with a local dentist. Wendy is best known for her kind, caring demeanor and loves working with her patients. Wendy and her husband Mike have been married for 28 years, and have two wonderful children.