From the moment you step into the offices of Wispelwey Dental, it will become clear why patients stay with us—and continue to refer their friends and family. We provide comprehensive treatment depending on our patients’ needs. We are especially focused on preventing dental disease, restoring teeth to their natural function, and enhancing the smile using the latest advancements in dentistry.

We discuss treatment options carefully and in detail with our patients, allowing them to ask questions and share any specific desires and concerns. In all that we do, we work to ensure that patients receive optimal treatment that meets their expectations.

Since 1980, Dr. Wispelwey has been helping patients achieve healthy, beautiful smiles. And now, Dr. Wispelwey’s son, Dr. Chris Wispelwey, has joined the practice. Together, these Franklin Lakes dentists take great pride in their work, striving to create lasting relationships with every patient.

Choosing a dental office that you can count on for all of your dental needs—for you and your family—is a big decision. Put your worries to rest knowing that at Wispelwey Dental, you and your smile are our number one priority.

Dr. Chris Wispelwey

Dr. Chris Wispelwey D.M.D.

Dr. Wispelwey is a graduate of Rutgers School of Dental Medicine and Duke University, where he was a member of the football team for 4 years. Wispelwey Dental was started by Chris’ father John, nearly 40 years ago, which he was proud to take over and carry on his tradition of excellence.  Dr. Wispelwey has taken advanced coursework in Smile Design, Cosmetic and Full Mouth Dentistry, as well as Sleep Apnea Dentistry. He has completed a year long curriculum at Columbia University in Implant Dentistry and is currently studying at the Kois Center under John Kois.  

Dr. Wispelwey enjoys spending time with his wife, Michele, and two kids. They have been residents of Wyckoff since 2012. Dr. Wispelwey’s time outside of the office is spent with his family and cycling.

Dr. John Wispelwey

Dr. John Wispelwey D.M.D.

NJ Top Dentist 2016 - Dr. John WispelweyJohn is a graduate of Farleigh Dickinson Dental School and started his private practice in 1980. He has been honored as one of the Top Dentists in the state by NJ Monthly magazine (2017, 2016, 2015 and 2014). John has received advanced training in restorative and cosmetic dentistry, including full and partial arch restorations, implant restorations, cosmetic veneers, and bonding. He is a member of the Academy of Comprehensive Dental Studies and takes education courses across the country with some of the most respected lecturers in dentistry.

John was born and raised in Northern New Jersey. In his free time, you can find him riding his motorcycle to upstate New York or as far away as the Colorado Rockies.

Affiliations: American Dental Association, New Jersey Dental Association, Bergen County Dental Association

High Standard of Care

At Wispelwey Dental, we are dedicated to maintaining a standard of excellence. Holding to this standard enables us to provide the quality of treatment our patients deserve. Dr. John and Dr. Chris treat each patient based on their individual needs and wants. They will provide a comprehensive plan to optimize, not only your oral health, but overall health and wellness. We are available for emergencies after hours and will not hesitate to attend to your specific emergency.

Education and Prevention

We want you our patients to know that our team is highly trained and skilled, staying on top of the latest advances pertaining to your well-being. Dr. John and Dr. Chris have committed themselves to many hours of advanced study and education, attending monthly lectures, study groups, and week long courses, all with the intent of being able to provide the most optimal treatment for their patients.

Our commitment to comprehensive treatment includes a thorough exam at each visit, checking your teeth and gums, performing oral cancer screenings, indications for joint disease, as well as only the necessary amount of x-rays. We will stay up to date with any changes to your medical history, and adjust our treatment accordingly.

A Trusting and Positive Experience

Our priority as a team is to build a relationship with you, as well as your trust. Having team members who have been with the office for many years enables us to become part of your family. We are devoted to taking the time to listen to our patients’ needs and to educate and inform our patients of their treatment options. We aim to consistently provide our patients with the highest quality of care and to make each visit as comfortable and pleasant as possible.