Meet Our Doctors
Dr. Timothy P. McCabe
Dr. McCabe was born and raised in Westfield, NJ where he attended Holy Trinity Inter Parochial School and Union Catholic Regional High School. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Montclair State University. He graduated Temple University School of Dentistry in Philadelphia, PA and completed his residency in pediatric dentistry from St. Christopher’s Hospital in Philadelphia, PA.
Dr. McCabe is the former president of the NJ Central Dental Society. He is a member of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry, American Dental Association, New Jersey Dental Association, American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, Academy of Dentistry International , Academy of Laser Dentistry and Academy for Sports Dentistry. Dr. McCabe is on staff at Overlook Hospital in Summit, NJ where he mentors fellow dentists. He is also on staff at Children’s Specialized Hospital in Mountainside, NJ.
Dr. McCabe is a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. He is certified in Basic Cardiac Life Support (B.C.L.S.) and Pediatric Advanced Life support (P.A.L.S.). He has been repeatedly named New Jersey Monthly's Top Dentist and NJ Family's Top Kids Doc’s.
Dr. McCabe resides in Westfield, NJ with his wife and three children and enjoys, running, biking, swimming, reading and boating with his family and friends.
Dr. Julie Y. Jong
Dr. Jong is a graduate of Cornell University with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology. After being accepted to pursue her Master's degree in Counseling and Clinical Psychology at Columbia University, she decided to finish a certificate in General Studies. She received her Doctorate in Medical Dentistry from the University of Pennsylvania. Furthermore, she finished a hospital residency at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey and she completed her specialty training at the University of Connecticut, mainly based at the Connecticut Children's Medical Center. Dr. Jong grew up in New York City and attended the Bronx High School of Science.
Dr. Jong is Board Certified in Pediatric Dentistry. She is a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, American Dental Association, New Jersey Dental Association, and the New Jersey Pediatric Dental Association.
Dr. Jong lives in Fort Lee, NJ and speaks Korean and French. She enjoys spending time with friends and family. In her spare time, she likes reading, running, and yoga. While vacationing, she is partial to seek out great food and wine.
Dr. John Chang
Dr. John Chang was raised in San Francisco, CA. After obtaining a BioChemistry degree from San Jose State University, he went on to graduate from New York University College of Dentistry with Honors. Dr. Chang then continued specialty training in Pediatrics at Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine. He has treated pediatric patients and patients with special needs in the office, hospital, and operating room.
Dr. Chang’s sense of humor and gentle approach allow him to effectively deliver compassionate dental treatment in a positive manner. He is a strong advocate in empowering parents and patients through oral health education. Dr. Chang has given presentations to local schools regarding the importance and method in proper oral health care. Dr. Chang’s professional goal is to promote a lifetime of good oral care in a fun and friendly environment.
Dr. Chang is a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and American Dental Association. Dr. Chang is Board Certified in Pediatric Dentistry and he is certified in Basic Cardiac Life Support (B.C.L.S.) and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (P.A.L.S.).
Dr. Chang currently resides with his wife and two beautiful children in New Jersey. He speaks Mandarin and during his free time, Dr. Chang enjoys spending time with friends, family, and embraces the precious moments that come along with parenthood.
Dr. Kelly Walk
Dr. Kelly Walk grew up in Lynchburg, VA and earned a Bachelor of Science in Biology and a minor in psychology from the University of Virginia, where she graduated Phi Beta Kappa. She completed her Doctorate of Dental Surgery (D.D.S.) at Columbia University College of Dental Medicine and was honored to receive the award for highest academic achievement. Dr. Walk went on to complete her specialty training in Pediatric Dentistry at Columbia University – New York Presbyterian Hospital, where she gained valuable experience treating children with complex medical needs and special needs.
Dr. Walk is Board Certified in Pediatric Dentistry. She is a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, American Dental Association, New Jersey Dental Association, and New Jersey Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and is certified in Pediatric Advanced Life Support and Basic Cardiac Life Support. She values staying up-to-date with current techniques and research in pediatric dentistry in order to provide the best possible care to her patients.
Dr. Walk loves working with kids and is dedicated to providing high quality dental care in a positive and warm environment. She focuses on helping patients develop good habits and positive dental attitudes for a lifetime of oral health. Her warm personality and gentle manner help children feel at ease.
Dr. Walk lives locally in Summit, NJ and is happily married with two wonderful young daughters. She enjoys traveling, reading, yoga, exercising, and spending time with family and friends. There is a special place in her heart for UVA basketball and Harry Potter!
Dr. Sara Karlin
Dr. Sara Karlin received her Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Maryland, College Park and completed her D.D.S. at the University Of Maryland School Of Dentistry. Dr. Karlin pursued her specialty training at New York University and Bellevue Hospital Center, earning a certificate in Pediatric Dentistry. Treating patients at the Rose F. Kennedy Center during residency afforded Dr. Karlin the opportunity to skillfully treat patients with special needs. Dr. Karlin’s compassionate approach to patient care allows her to connect with her patients while providing comprehensive dental care.
Dr. Karlin is board certified in Pediatric Dentistry. She is certified in Pediatric Advanced Life (P.A.L.S.) and Basic Cardiac Life Support (B.C.L.S.). She is a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and the American Dental Association.
Dr. Karlin currently resides in Manhattan and enjoys spending time with friends and family. In her free time, Dr. Karlin enjoys spending time outdoors, singing, going to Broadway shows, and playing tennis.