Meet Dr. Sacks
Dr. Eric Sacks received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Tulane University in New Orleans, and he then earned his Doctorate of Medical Dentistry degree with honors (OKU) from the Rutgers School of Dental Medicine in 2003. While attending UMDNJ, Dr. Sacks was elected president of his class and president of the Student Government Association, and he won numerous academic and student leadership awards for his achievements. Immediately following dental school, Dr. Sacks attended Montefiore Medical Center’s three-year, hospital-based Orthodontic Program, where he attained his Post Doctoral Certificate in Orthodontics and served as the hospital’s chief orthodontic resident. Dr. Sacks uses his seven years of advanced dental training and 13 plus years of private practice experience to create beautiful, long-lasting, healthy smiles and to deliver the highest quality care available to you and your family.
Dr. Sacks is a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics making him a Board Certified Orthodontist, an accolade achieved by less than a third of orthodontists in the United States. Additionally, Dr. Sacks is a Diamond Plus Invisalign doctor with more Invisalign experience than any single doctor in the entire state of NJ. Dr. Sacks has numerous professional affiliations that include, the American Association of Orthodontists, the American Board of Orthodontists, the Mid-Atlantic Association of Orthodontists, the New Jersey Association of Orthodontists, the American Dental Association, the Essex County Dental Society, Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental Honor Society, and the New Jersey Dental Association. New Jersey Monthly Magazine, Suburban Essex Magazine, NJ Family Magazine, Millburn-Short Hills Magazine, Morris/Essex Health and Life Magazine and A Guide to America’s Top Dentists consistently name Dr. Sacks one of New Jersey’s and the nation’s Top Orthodontists.
In his spare time, Dr. Sacks enjoys spending quality time with his wife Jill and their children, twins Gracie and Henry. He also loves dogs (he has two – Blondie and Roxie) and enjoys mountain biking, golf, traveling, and helping support the local community.