Meet The Doctors

Dr. Richard Olin

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 Dr. Richard Olin is a graduate of UMDNJ Dental School and certified in restorative implants and TMJ therapy. He is presently the chairman of the Dental Division of RWJUH at Rahway. His credentials include the following:

  • General Dentist, graduated UMDNJ, now Rutger’s Dental School, Newark, NJ, Class of 1983.
  • Attending General Dentist 1983-1989-UMDNJ, Restorative Department
  • Residency in TMD-UMDNJ 1989
  • Residency in Implantology-UMDNJ 1996
  • Private Practice Rahway, NJ 1983 to present, Olin Dental Group.
  • Rahway Public School Dentist 1983 -1993
  • Rahway Geriatric Center-Lawrence Ave., Attending General Dentist, 1983-1993
  • Rahway Hospital (now RWJ-Barnabas at Rahway) Dental Staff- 1984 to present.
  • RWJ-Barnabas at Rahway , Vice-Chair Dental Division in past and presently again
  • RWJ-Barnabas at Rahway, Chair Dental Division 2009-2013
  • RWJ FITNESS AND WELLNESS CENTER M.A.P. 2016 to present
  • Published in several journals and newspapers.
  • Provides public access via screenings, educational programs, and annual charity care.
  • Wrote and published children’s book, The Story of Buddy, 2018.
  • Founded the company and website, The ToothFairyFactory.com, a consumer educational platform

   

Dr. Jessica Listwa

 Dr. Jessica  Listwa received her Bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry at Muhlenberg College and her Doctor of Dental Medicine Degree from University of Pennsylvania.  She completed her Pediatric Residency at the University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine/Connecticut Children’s Medical Center.

Dr. Jessica’s passion for pediatrics started when she was just three and a patient herself.  She loves every minute of working with kids and hopes to make each child’s dental visit an exciting and positive one.  Dr. Jessica is extremely committed to the special needs community, and it is a huge part of her life both personally and professionally, as her older sister has special needs.   Dr. Jessica founded a website (exceptionalsmiles.org) dedicated to helping families and caregivers of someone with special needs navigate oral health and hygiene techniques and issues. She is also involved with Special Smiles, providing oral health care for athletes that participate in Special Olympics in New Jersey. 

Dr. Jessica loves to travel, read, see the latest Broadway shows, and spends hours on the beach at the Jersey Shore.

Dr. Jessica is active in the American Academy of Developmental Medicine and Dentistry, Alpha Omega International Dental Fraternity, American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and the American Dental Association. 

 

 

Dr. Elizabeth Philipone

 
 Dr. Elizabeth Philipone is an Associate Professor of Oral Pathology at the Columbia University College of Dentistry and conducts oral cancer screenings and biopsies for her patients. Dr. Philipone is available on Saturdays exclusively, which allows families the advantage of having all of their dental needs treated simultaneously.

 

 

Dr. Neha Golwala

 
 Dr. Neha Golwala is a graduate of UMDNJ Dental School and the general practice residency program at the Manhattan VA Medical Center. Her most unique trait is her ability to empathize with patients’ needs in a calming and reassuring manner. Dr. Golwala is dedicated to her practice of general dentistry with an emphasis on bonded restorations, crown/bridge restorations and implant dentistry.

 

Dr. Dhruvi Patel

Dr. Dhruvi Patel graduated from University of California- Los Angeles School of Dentistry with her Doctorate in Dental Surgery (DDS) and Dr. D.Y. Patil Dental School and Hospital in India with a Bachelor in Dental Surgery (BDS). Dr. Patel is dedicated to providing compassionate dental treatment based on each patient’s unique needs. She believes that good oral habits are important and that a beautiful and healthy smile can have a significant impact on one’s life. She strives to build a relationship of trust with her patients to help them with their dental concerns.

Originally from Brooklyn, New York, Dr. Patel has been exploring the beauty of New Jersey by visiting local museums, hiking trails, and more. She likes to stay healthy by attending yoga and dance classes. Besides her passion in the field of dentistry, Dr. Patel can be found at Times Square, adding another Broadway show to her list.