Practice News

The co-founder of Banasiak & Nettune Orthodontic Associates, Dr. Kenneth Banasiak, receives the top honor given to dental professionals by the local magazine for the ninth time. Basking Ridge, NJ — Board-certified Basking Ridge orthodontist Kenneth Banasiak, DMD of Banasiak & Nettune Orthodontic Associates received the New Jersey Monthly award for “Top Dentist” in the 2018 poll. The survey is determined by dental professionals nominating their peers for the prize, and this is the ninth consecutive year Dr. Banasiak has earned the honor. New Jersey Monthly submits an annual questionnaire to all licensed dentists according to the state Board of Dentistry to develop a list of potential nominees. Dental professionals are then narrowed down based on a number of factors, […]

We are proud to announce that Dr. Kenneth Banasiak, our extensively trained orthodontist, has recently been named a “Top Dentist” by New Jersey Monthly magazine. This is the ninth consecutive year Dr. Banasiak has been presented with the award, with his first appearance on the prestigious list occurring in 2010. The process of determining recipients for this award is a rigorous one. An annual questionnaire is sent to all licensed dentists and dental professionals in the state of New Jersey. The list of potential “top docs” is based on who these dentists recommend from among their peers. The collection is then narrowed down based on strict criteria, including removing any member who has a record of severe disciplinary violations. The […]

Dr. Banasiak is named a Top Dentist by New Jersey Monthly

Dr. Kenneth Banasiak of Banasiak & Nettune Orthodontic Associates received recognition as one of the leading dental professionals in the state by a local magazine. Basking Ridge, NJ — New Jersey Monthly magazine publishes an annual list of the “Top Dentists” in the state based on an exacting list of criteria. Dr. Kenneth Banasiak, an orthodontist in Basking Ridge, was recently announced as one of the recipients of this award, making 2016 the seventh year in a row he has achieved this accolade. Dr. Banasiak says that he feels it is his honor and duty to provide exceptional care to his patients, and the award is evidence that he is succeeding in his goals. The selection process New Jersey Monthly […]

As a practice dedicated to the health and happiness of our patients, we are proud to announce that Dr. Kenneth Banasiak, our board certified orthodontist, was recently named a “Top Dentist” by New Jersey Monthly magazine. This recognition is even more exceptional, because it’s the seventh year in a row that he has achieved this award. Chosen by leading dental professionals from among thousands of candidates, Dr. Banasiak is honored to be a member of such an exceptional group of dentists and specialists. New Jersey Monthly magazine uses an exacting nomination and evaluation process to select the Top Doctors and Dentists in its annual compilation. Nominees are put forth by other physicians in the field. Each candidate is reviewed, and […]

Adult Braces

According to recent statistics from the American Association of Orthodontists, nearly a quarter of individuals who get braces are adults. Now more than ever, people over the age of 18 are seeking to enhance the function and the appearance of their teeth. Part of the reason so many adults are considering orthodontic treatment is because there are more options than ever to achieve straighter teeth. At our practice, Dr. Kenneth Banasiak and Dr. Roger Nettune, our board certified orthodontists, offer an extensive array of teeth-straightening procedures. Furthermore, they provide thorough evaluations using the latest technology to develop a customized treatment plan that can optimize your outcome. Traditional metal braces are still around, and they have improved tremendously over the years. […]

Dentists and orthodontists have more in common than you might think, but the few differences between them are very important. Both professionals undergo broad training in dentistry for four years that leads either to a DDS (Doctor of Dental Surgery) or a DDM (Doctor of Dental Medicine) degree. Dentists often stop here; however, orthodontists continue their education to achieve greater specialization in the movement of the teeth, jaw, and oral structures (orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics). Highly trained and experienced orthodontists will then go on to earn certification from the American Board of Orthodontics, as Dr. Kenneth Banasiak and Dr. Roger Nettune, our skilled orthodontists, have done. Dentists offer a wide range of dental treatments, including routine teeth and gum care, […]