Meet the Doctors
Dr. Hal Bergeron, originally from Southeastern Louisiana, completeted his undergraduate studies at Fairleigh Dickenson University - Madison, N.J. In 1989, he graduated from University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. He has practiced dentistry in the Clinton area for almost 28 years and is currently a member of the Hunterdon Dental Study Club. He has two adult daughters, Jacquelyn and Reneé. He is happily married to his wife Shelley and they live in Stewartsville, NJ. In his free time, Dr. Bergeron enjoys fishing, golfing, listening to classic Rock, and biking along the towpath on the Delaware Canal with his wife.
Dr. Milan Patel attended Rutgers School of Dental Medicine (formerly UMDNJ) with a DMD degree. Following dental school, he completed post-doctorate training at St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center in general practice dentistry. He then went on to practice in Saddle Brook, NJ before moving to Hunterdon County with his wife and twin sons.
Dr. Patel strongly believes in patient education, prevention, and providing individualized and compassionate care to all patients and he is excited to be a part of the Clinton Center Dental team.
Meet the Staff
Michelle is our office manager. She has been with the practice for 28 years and started as Dr. Bergeron's first dental assistant. She is from California and moved to New Jersey in 1990. She has been married to her husband for 32 years and in her spare time enjoys volunteering at a cat sanctuary, reading, and traveling.
Emily is our newest member to Clinton Center Dental as our Dental Assistant. She grew up in Hunterdon County and Graduated from Noth Hunterdon High School in 2010. She went to Warren County Community College for Dental Assisting and has recently gotten her CDA and RDA certifications. Emily is also our computer specialist and website manager. In her spare time she enjoys doing yoga and going to country music concerts with her fiancé.
Jen has been with the practice for 17 years. She graduated in 1994 from dental hygiene school. Jen lives in Hellertown, PA with her husband, two beautiful little girls, and her sphynx kitty. She enjoys traveling, photography, and scuba diving. "What I love most about my job is the relationships I have developed with my patients. It's a pleasure to come to work every day."
Carrie has been a dental hygienist with the practice for more than 11 years. She graduated from Luzerne County Community College, near Wilkes-Barre, PA where she is originally from. She now lives in Pohatcong Township, NJ with her husband, son, daughter and a dachshund named Moxie. In her spare time she enjoys reading, traveling and spending time with her family.
Maryann has been a dental hygienist for 30 years with a Bachelor of Science degree in dental hygiene. She has been with Dr. Bergeron for the last 6 years. “My goal is to care for my patients in a calm and caring atmosphere.” Maryann and her husband are proud parents of 2 adult children with which they enjoy traveling, hiking, horseback riding, visiting museums and various restaurants.