Meet The Staff

Our wonderful team will always do our best to make your visit as comfortable and enjoyable as possible. We are committed to accommodating patients in need of emergency care, and are happy to work with your busy schedule when making an appointment.

Danielle has helped care for our family of patients as an assistant and receptionist for the last two years. Danielle is an expert on dental insurance and will help you understand your benefits as easily as possible. When not in the office, Danielle enjoys hanging out with her boyfriend, Kevin and going for long walks with her Beagle, Cooper!
Janine has been working at Josephsen Family Dentistry for over ten years as an assistant and receptionist. During this time she also attained her nursing degree from William Paterson University, gotten married, and started raising her family. When she is not here with us she is with her husband, Paul and their three children, Dillon, Grace, and Nora.

Penny is one of our terrific Registered Dental Hygienists. She graduated from the Hygiene School at Fairleigh Dickinson University in 1986 and brings a wealth of knowledge and clinical expertise to our office. In her spare time Penny enjoys spending time with her husband, Jeff and two sons, Trevor and Brandon.


Susan is one of our great dual trained assistants/receptionists. She grew up here in West Caldwell and has been caring for our patients for over 20 years! With so much experience, Susan can answer the most complex insurance questions for you, or recommend a payment schedule to fit your needs. Susan and her husband Jim have two sons, Jimmy and Drew.
Josie is a Registered Dental Hygienist and recently graduated from Bergen Community College. Josie is originally from the Dominican Republic where she had been in the dental field for over 15 years. When she is not working, Josie enjoys reading books and going to the playground with her four year old son, Derek.
Joanne is dual trained as a receptionist and assistant. Born and raised in Caldwell, she liked Dr. Al so much, she married him in 1981! Joanne enjoys swimming and spending time with her four grandchildren Dillon, Grace, Nora, and Grady!

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From Left: Josie, Penny, Danielle, Janine, Susan with Dr. Alfred and Dr. Gregory at the back