205 Ridgedale Ave #104 Florham Park, NJ 07932


Your Dentist in Florham Park, Livingston, and Madison

Welcome to A Healthy Smile Dentistry. We are committed to providing quality health care to families located in the Florham Park area and treat patients of all ages. We provide comprehensive and conservative solutions for our patients oral health needs. Believing in the importance of listening to our patients, we take the time to truly understand each person’s needs, goals, and lifestyle.

Meet The Doctors

Dr. Yusun Gohard

Dr. Yusun Gohard was named one of “America’s Top Dentists” in 2009, 2014 and again in 2015 in a survey taken by the Consumers’ Research Council of America. United Concordia also nominated her as one of the outstanding dental providers in 2009.

Dr. Gohard graduated from the University of Denver and obtained her Bachelor of Science in biology and chemistry. She received her Doctor of Dental Surgery from New York University College of Dentistry. She then complete a one-year extensive residency program in Newark Beth Israel Hospital, as well as earning Invisalign certification. She has practiced in various private practices in New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania, focusing on cosmetic and restorative techniques. In order to learn the very latest technique, she went on to complete an intensive two-year implantology program at New York University and is qualified to perform both implant surgery and restorative prosthetics.

Dr. Gohard is currently board certified in NY, PA, and NJ. She is a member of the American Dental Association, New Jersey Dental Association, and American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. Throughout her career, Dr. Gohard has performed volunteer dental screenings at various events and schools. She recently joined the teaching faculty at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center.

Dr. Shah at Gohards Dental

Dr. Rahee Shah

Dr. Rahee Shah hails from East Brunswick, NJ. He obtained his Bachelor of Sciences from Rutgers University and his Masters in Biomedical Sciences from Rutgers University graduate School (formerly University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey). He subsequently received his Doctorate of Medicine in Dentistry degree from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in Boston, MA. Finally, he completed an optional year of General Practice Residency at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital where he refined and expended his clinical skills. Dr. Shah is currently a member of the American Dental Association, new Jersey Dental Association and Academy of General Dentistry. Dr. Shah thrives to stay on top of the most current technological advancements in dentistry and tries to implement them into his everyday practice. He hopes that his compassion and conservative approach to dentistry shines through in his interactions with his patients.

Dr. Ryan Richards

Dr. Ryan Richards, DDS, grew up in rural upstate New York where academics and athletics were a major part of his adolescence. He was a three-sport athlete and captain of his high school football and baseball team. He attended St. John Fisher College in Rochester NY where he received a bachelor’s in mathematics and physics and went on to receive his dental education at NYU College of Dentistry. He then completed his rigorous four year residency in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery at St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center in Paterson NJ and the VA Medical Center in East Orange, where he served as Chief Resident during his final year. Dr. Richards is highly trained in all aspects of oral and maxillofacial surgery. He understands the apprehension associated with oral surgery and his ultimate priority to put his patients at ease and ensuring their complete comfort. He looks forward to working with the team at A Healthy Smile Dentistry to provide his patient’s the best possible oral surgery experience.

Dr. Richrds is an avid fan of New York professional sports (NY Yankees, Knicks and Giants) and in his spare time enjoys watching them. He also enjoys golfing and snowboarding.

Dr. Raquel Rodriguez

Dr. Raquel Rodriguez grew up in Cornwall, New York. Her initial interest in healthcare was piqued by a family of physicians, nurses, and hospital administrators. She attended Yale University where she earned a Bachelor of Science in Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology. Before applying to dental school, Dr. Rodriguez worked as a Healthcare Access Advocate for Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center. Dr. Rodriguez graduated from the Rutgers School of Dental Medicine, where she received numerous awards and scholarships including the prestigious Dr. Irwin Quinn Memorial Award for outstanding professional and humanitarian practices. She continued on to be chief dental resident at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center, where she was named resident of the year. Dr. Rodriguez is passionate about building meaningful relationships with patients to facilitate their dental needs. She is committed to providing quality dental care in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. Dr. Rodriguez loves to learn and frequently takes continuing education courses so that she can utilize new technology and advanced techniques to enhance her patients’ smiles while improving their overall health. She is very excited to be joining the team at A Healthy Smile Dentistry. Dr. Rodriguez currently resides in Hoboken, NJ with her boyfriend Brendan and their rescue dog Kali. When not practicing dentistry, Dr. Rodriguez loves cozying up with a good book, cooking for her family, or taking Kali for long walks. Having played and watched soccer since they were children, you can frequently find Dr. Rodriguez and Brendan cheering on the NY Red Bulls and Liverpool FC.

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Meet The Staff

Dental Team at Gohard dental


Accounts Manager

Manzur is an enthusiastic business professional with an MBA degree in finance and over six years of experience in dental
office management. As a senior office manager, he works closely with clinical staff to ensure the highest quality of
care and service. He prepares patient’s treatment plans and helps them maximize their dental benefits and minimize
their out of pocket expenses. He loves meeting new people and enjoys spending time with his wife, daughter and newborn son.


Registered Dental Hygienist

Majlinda has been a Registered Dental Hygienist for 4 years after completing the dental hygiene program at Bergen Community College. Her passion for patient education and creating long-term professional relationships with her patients are just two of the many reasons she loves being a dental hygienist. When Majlinada isn’t helping her patients achieve healthy and beautiful smiles, she likes to spend her time spoiling her two Jack Russell dogs and visiting her two nieces.

Joanna at Gohard dental


Dental Assistant

Joanna is a dental assistant with over 18 years of experience. Becoming a dental assistant has helped Joanne become more independent and successful in her life. In her free time, she enjoys listening to music and spending time with her family. She loves being a mom and a role model to her two sons.


Dental Assistant

Roxana is a dental assistant with over 2 years of experience. She loves being a dental assistant because she enjoys learning and the field of dentistry is constantly changing, giving her something new to learn all the time. In her free time, she enjoys catching up on her favorite TV shows and spending time with her cats.

Angela at Gohard Dental


Registered Dental Hygienist

Angela is a Registered Dental Hygienist who graduated on the Dean’s List with high honors from the dental program at Middlesex County College. Angela loves being in the field of dentistry because there’s always something new to learn. When providing preventive care, Angela strives to ensure her patients always feel informed and comfortable during their visit. To her, there’s nothing more gratifying than educating and helping her patients understand the importance of dental health. In her free time, she enjoys traveling and spending time with friends and family.

Mary at Gohard Dental


Registered Dental Hygienist

Mary has been a dental hygienist for over 30 years and received her degree in dental hygiene from Union County Technical Institute. She loves getting to know her patients and helping them achieve their healthiest smile yet. She makes sure her patients feel comfortable at all times when she is treating them by using a gentle touch. In her free time, she enjoys taking continuing education courses, volunteering as well as spending time with her loved ones.