Family Dentist Staff

Steven M. Kuitems, D.M.D.Steven M. Kuitems, D.M.D.

A gentle touch and caring attitude will be highlights of your experience with Dr. Kuitems. You will find he always has time to listen to your concerns, explain your treatment needs, answer all your questions and then customize your treatment. His priority is to provide you with the very best dental treatment available for a healthy and beautiful smile.

Dr. Kuitems, as the senior member of Dental Associates, has extensive experience and training in all phases of restorative, endodontic, implant and aesthetic dentistry. His friendly, kind and patient disposition, along with his clinical expertise, will ensure you have a pleasant dental experience.

He graduated from Fairleigh Dickenson University College of Dentistry and completed his residency at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is a charter member of the Morris Study Club and a member of the ADA, NJ Dental Association and the Tri-County Dental Society. Dr. Kuitems resides in Bernardsville with his wife and son and keeps busy with his church activities and many outdoor hobbies.

Sam S. Faltas, D.D.S.

Family Dentist in Morristown, NJ

Dental Associates of Basking Ridge

Sam S. Faltas, D.D.S.

A few minutes after meeting Dr. Faltas, you’ll realize that you’ve found a different kind of dentist. He genuinely listens to your needs and desires and takes them into consideration in every aspect of your dental experience. His warm, empathetic personality will alleviate any anxiety or fear you may have, and his gentle touch will ensure your comfort each step of the way.

Dr. Faltas centers patient care around each individual. Treatment will be tailored to meet your unique needs and concerns. He has extensive experience in cosmetic dentistry and advanced conventional and implant dentistry, and his goal will always be to exceed all your expectations.

On a personal level, Dr. Faltas is a proud husband and father of three children. He resides with his family in Basking Ridge. He is a graduate of New York University College of Dentistry and completed his residency at Monmouth Medical Center in Long Branch, New Jersey. A member of the American Dental Association, New Jersey Dental Association, and the Tri-County Dental Society, Dr. Faltas continually participates in continuing education courses in order to provide his patients with the expertise and quality care they deserve.

William J. Ratz, D.M.D.William J. Ratz, D.M.D.

You will always feel right at home with “Dr. Bill’s” warm, honest and enthusiastic personality. He has a great sense of humor and will always take the time to listen to your questions and concerns. The excellent dental skills he has developed, combined with his gentleness and compassion, have endeared him to seniors and children alike.

Dr. Bill has lived in Basking Ridge since 1998 and loves spending his time with his wife, daughter, son, and large extended family. His love of children has prompted him to participate each year since 2001 in a mission trip to Honduras, where he provides dental care for needy children. He is an avid fan of all sports, theater, boating and the beach.

A graduate of our own Rutgers University and UMDNJ he also completed a General Practice Residency at Hackensack Medical Center. His career began in Ridgewood, NJ, working 4 years for a branch office of an exclusive Manhattan cosmetic and dental reconstruction group. After that, he had his own private dental practice in Plainfield for 9 years before joining Dental Associates. Dr. Bill has extensive experience and skills in cosmetic and implant dental techniques along with routine restorative procedures. Continuing Education has always been a passion for him, and this passion drives him to stay abreast of the most current dental techniques and technology in order to provide the very best care to his patients.