Dr. Grasso grew up in South Orange, New Jersey where he graduated Magna Cum Laude from Seton Hall University. He received his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from Rutgers University School of Dental Medicine in 2008 and completed a general practice residency at the East Orange Veterans Hospital in 2009. It was during his residency that Dr. Grasso gained a wealth of experience with implant dentistry, oral surgery, periodontics and emergency care. After completing his residency Dr. Grasso moved to Central New Jersey where he practices general dentistry. He attends dental conferences regularly to stay current on new technology and the latest dental techniques and trends. Dr. Grasso is a member of the ADA, New Jersey Dental Association and the Ocean County Dental Association.
Dr. Grasso met his wife, Dr. Corapi, in dental school. They have two daughters and live locally. Dr. Grasso enjoys restoring classic Italian cars, doing DIY projects at home and spending time with his family. He is thrilled to offer dental services in his community and hopes to continue for many years to come.
DR. STEFANO GRASSO, DMD
Dr. Corapi grew up in Long Island, New York and graduated from SUNY Binghamton. She received her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from Rutgers University School of Dental Medicine in 2008 and completed a general practice residency at SUNY Stony Brook in 2009. It was during her residency that Dr. Corapi gained a great deal of experience with restoring dental implants, emergency care, as well as care for children and nervous patients. She loves to treat dental phobic patients, and makes it her mission to make her nervous patients comfortable and even look forward to their visits. Dr. Corapi has also completed many orthodontic courses and enjoys improving smiles with clear aligner therapy. She moved to the area after marrying Dr. Grasso, and they have practiced together at Splendid Smiles for several years. She looks forward to providing dental care in the area for a long time.
Dr. Corapi loves horses and enjoys riding her horse, a rescued Standardbred named Houdini. She also plays violin, classical guitar, and loves to spend time with Dr. Grasso and their two daughters.
DR. ALLISON CORAPI, DMD
Tina is one of our Registered Dental Hygienists at Splendid Smiles. She is passionate about oral health and educating patients on various home care techniques. Each patient receives customized care and advice based on their needs. She shares our philosophy of caring for each patient as if they were a family member and taking the time to provide excellent service. She is very knowledgeable and is happy to answer any questions a patient may have. We hope you have the opportunity to meet Tina. She is very sweet and gentle!
Elaine is our Patient Care Coordinator, Insurance Specialist, and front office supervisor. She is ready to help schedule your treatment and navigate you through your insurance plan and benefits. Elaine has many years of experience with dental insurance companies and can answer any question you may have.
Elaine will likely be the first team member you speak to or meet. She is very friendly and will do her best to accommodate our patients!
Gina is our lead dental assistant and clinical supervisor. She works closely with the doctors and keeps the clinical area organized and running smoothly. She is compassionate and attentive to patients' needs. She is very knowledgeable about dental procedures, and she is prepared to address many of our patients' questions and concerns. Gina is loves her work and is very enthusiastic about dentistry!
Jen is also a dental assistant at Splendid Smiles that works closely with Dr. Grasso. She has been working with Dr. Grasso for a few years now, and they make a great team. She often knows what he wants before he even asks! Jen is always friendly and ready to help out, and this makes her a valuable member of our team.
Krystiina started out as a patient a few years ago, and we just liked her so much we had to hire her! She works closely with Elaine, helping to schedule and work with insurance companies. She is very helpful and friendly, and always ready to help out with anything we need here at the office. Depending on the day, Krystina is here to greet you with a smile!
Ruth is our most experienced assistant. She has been a Registered Dental Assistant for many years and has also worked with Dr. Corapi and Dr. Grasso in the past. She is very good at putting our patients at ease, and she enjoys working with the doctors and patients to help create beautiful, healthy smiles.