Dr. Christine Rizkalla
Dr. Christine Rizkalla received her dental education from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of NJ, currently Rutgers School of Dental Medicine. During dental School she took on strong leadership roles and was an active member of the Student Government, serving as the Dental School Representative for theUMDNJ Student Council. While studying for her DMD Dr. Rizkalla also took on a teaching role, tutoring after hours for underclassmen in prosthodontics and endodontics.
Dr. Rizkalla is currently working on a ground breaking research project that will change bone grafting and implant procedures. She has extensive experience in treating both adults and children, with a keen and refined eye in all procedures. She specializes in cosmetic dentistry and Invisalign ? orthodontics, Cerec (same day) crown and veneer (laminate) restorations, and will soon be offering her patients with Botox treatments. Dr. Rizkalla enjoys working at the highest standards using the latest high end technologies, to restore implants and create new smiles. it is imporant to her to not only treat, but also educate her patients on their periodontal health, and employs the laser surgeries for periodontal disease treatments.
After dental School, Dr. Rizkalla completed a post-graduate General Dentistry Residency at Sacred Heart Hospital in Allentown, PA, during which she received extensive training in oral and periodontal surgery, implantology, prosthodontics, cosmetic dentistry, pediatrics, enododontics, and sedation dentistry. Since completing formal dental training she continues to gain knowledge by regularly attending continuing education courses, including full mouth rehabilitation and TMJ treatments. She is well versed in Cerec © same day crowns, laser dentistry and is certified in Invisalign© She is a member of the American Dental Association, New Jersey Dental Association and Pennsylvania Dental Association.
Dr. Rizkalla is dedicated to providing personal and quality dental care to each of her patients. In addition to treating patients at DNA Dental, Dr. Rizkalla is committed to giving back to those who are less fortunate. She is a member of Coptic Medical Mission of North America, where she travels several times a year to Africa, and South America providing free care to the underserved. Dr. Rizkalla is affiliated with Dentrust, an organization that provides dental treatment to active service members of the United States Military throughout the North East. In her spare time she enjoys staying active as an avid runner, kickboxing, traveling, entertaining through her music and learning languages, including Arabic, and Russian.