Dr. Paula Gould brings together her love of science and art to create healthy, beautiful smiles!
Paula S. Gould DDS is a highly trained general, cosmetic and implant dentist in Bergen County, NJ. Dr. Gould, in practice for 35 years, offers a wide range of procedures from routine dentistry and oral cancer screening to highly specialized surgical implant placement and implant crowns, dentures, smile makeovers, porcelain veneers, no-prep veneers, ZOOM teeth whitening, all white fillings, porcelain and metal free crowns, cosmetic bonding, and laser dentistry. Dental treatment to reduce migraine headaches is treated with great success by Dr. Gould. Botox/Xeomin for wrinkles and Juvederm, Restylane fillers for deep lines and fuller lips, all expertly placed for natural results, can compliment smiles and faces to reverse the look of facial aging.
Attending Zimmer Institute for advanced implant surgical techniques
Dr. Gould and her office staff are referred to as "The Best Kept Secret in Bergen County" by patients because of the incredible, exceptional quality of her work. Her amiable, gentle manner, and meticulous attention to detail brings patients not only from Bergen County, but from all of NJ State, NYC, NY State, PA, and as far as California, Utah, Nevada, and Florida. You never know who you'll find: locals to celebrities. Patients include 3-time Olympian / 5-time U.S. Figure Skating Pair Champion Kyoko Ina; The late John Houston, father of the late Whitney Houston; Stand-Up Comedian Jim Florentine, frequent guest on the Howard Stern Show. Actor Marilyn Torres of Law and Order, Maid in Manhattan, and 1-women solo comedy performances. Musicians, models, and opera singers are among the many who have had their smiles and dentistry done by Dr. Gould.
"You took so much care and so much time. You super focused on all of the details you needed my teeth to be perfect for me in a really natural way. Your artistic and aesthetic sense is a big asset. My smile is
so natural and matches my look and personality. Thanks for a super profess-ional job. Thanks for caring so much."
R., Englewood, NJ
"YOUR ARTISTIC AND AESTHETIC SENSE IS A
A product of the finest traditions in higher education, Dr. Paula Gould received her BA degree from The University of Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia ,PA., and her DDS Doctorate degree from Northwestern University Dental School in Chicago, IL. An intensive surgical residency program in advanced dental techniques was completed at the VA Medical Center, Martinsburg, W VA.
Dr. Gould was a pioneer in the placement of porcelain veneers in the very first years they were invented. She has witnessed and embraced the invention of newer, stronger porcelains, making veneers more beautiful than ever before. Surgery is something Dr.Gould is passionate about, mastering the art of implant dentistry
Dr. Gould has been a member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD) for 25 years, attending their national conventions and continuing education courses. She has restored the smiles of local domestic abuse victims through the AACD Give Back a Smile Program, and through her own volunteerism with Shelter Our Sisters (now called Center for Hope and Safety) in Bergen County. She readily embraced becoming a provider of both Botox and Juvederm fillers. As a member of the American Academy of Facial Esthetics (AAFE) , she frequently updates her education in the area of dental /facial enhancement techniques.
from the many continuing education and hands on courses she has taken, performing both the surgical placement and cosmetic restoration of the implants.
A very meaningful part of Dr.Gould's dental career were the two month-long stays in Israel, arranged through her Alpha Omega Dental Fraternity. As a dentist volunteer, she performed community dentistry and lived in two very different, underserved and impoverished areas of Israel. She hopes to return for a third time to bring new modern dental techniques and to see how much things have changed.
A frequent contributor to RealSelf.com, an online cosmetic medical/ dental forum, Dr.Gould writes about all aspects of cosmetic dentistry. She also writes articles and educates the public about her treatment of The Dental - Migraine Connection.
American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD) Scientific meeting, Seattle, Washington
Among Dr. Gould's many hobbies are photography (exhibited and sold in galleries), pique assiette mosaic work (a form of broken pottery mosaics), interior design, skiing, tennis, running, working out, and yoga...her fixation. She hopes to do her first Spartan this year.