Meet Dr. Friling | Periodontal & Implant Associates

Meet Dr. Friling

Tamar Friling, DMD
Tamar Friling, DMD is a Diplomate (Board Certified) of the American Board of Periodontology and Dental Implant Surgery. She earned her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from Rutgers School of Dental Medicine, and continued to complete her advanced training in Periodontics and Implant Dentistry from New York University. She received her Bachelor of Science degree from Cornell University, graduating with a major in Microbiology and a minor in Music.

Prior to joining the dental field, Dr. Friling pursued her passion in research, covering the fields of molecular biology, microbiology, and virology at her alma mater, Princeton University, and Rockefeller University. Her current focus is on studying the oral microbiome and biofilms in periodontitis and peri-implantitis. She continues to apply scientific principles and evidence based techniques in her daily practice for her patients.

Dr. Friling now lives in Tenafly, NJ with her husband and two kids. In her spare time, she enjoys playing and teaching piano, hiking, and traveling. She looks forward to taking care of your health and creating smiles.