About Us

About our Skillman Dentist

Mary V. DeCicco, DMD,  FAGD: As a member of the Academy of General Dentistry, American Dental Association and the Crown Council, Dr. DeCicco dedicates her life to changing yours.


Dr DeCicco’s office combines dentistry with natural solutions, providing a healthy and bio-compatible environment. Our office is HIPAA compliant.

Meet Our Great Staff!

Mary V. DeCicco


As a member of the Academy of General Dentistry, American Dental Association and the Crown Council, Dr. DeCicco dedicates her life to changing yours.


Registered Dental Hygienist.

s our Registered Dental Hygienist. She has been practicing dental hygiene for 35 years. She graduated from Union County Vocational Institute at UMDNJ. She enjoys working with people and educating them to maintain a healthy mouth. A patient’s trust and oral health is her priority, making their dental cleaning as enjoyable as possible is her main concern. When they leave her operatory she wants them to look forward to their next visit without being stressed.

Dr. Chawla has been practicing dentistry since 2000. She graduated from St. Mary's University in 1996 with an honors degree in Biology. In 2000, she earned her Doctor of Dental Degree from Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. Dr. Chawla is a certified instructor in mediation and breathing techniques for stress management. She has volunteered thousands of hours helping adults, teens and children with these techniques. Dr. Chawla's goal is to help patients feel calm and relaxed about their dental treatments. She enjoys traveling, dancing and spending time with her family.

Patricia has joined our team as our Hygienist. She has been practicing Dental Hygiene for 20 years and has been in the dental field even longer. After graduating high school Patricia worked for a local dentist in her area. It did not take long for her to realize that dentistry was the field she wanted to pursue. She then attended Middlesex College and graduated with an Associates Degree in Applied Science. " It is very gratifying to help people live a healthier life style." She currently resides in Plainsboro with her two children who are now college students.

Pat has been with our office for over 12 years. Along with her warm smile and friendly demeanor comes many years of administrative experience in the dental field. She has enhanced her knowledge by attending many dental continuing education courses. She is very hands on with our billing department and is always available to assist you with any questions you may have. Pat also helps to keep your smile healthy by scheduling and coordinating your recall dental visits. She is always enthusiastic and the first person to welcome you when you enter the office.

Adriana is a Licensed Dental Assistant and has just marked her 10 year anniversary with our practice. She is friendly, caring and works along chair side with Dr. DeCicco. Adriana has her CDA and X-Ray license. She also expands her knowing by traveling to various dental seminars throughout the year. Originally from Argentina Adriana is fluent in both Spanish and English. Our patients are always delighted to see her and appreciate her ability to make them feel comfortable and at ease during their treatment.

Ala is our Registered Dental Assistant who also has a CDA. She has earned her degree in Applied Health Science. She loves working with patients of all ages. She works closely with the dentist to ensure treatment runs smoothly, efficiently and that our patients receive the best optimum oral healthcare.

Autumn obtained an A.S. in Dental Hygiene from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey and a B.A. From Thomas Edison State College. Autumn has been in the dental field for more than 10 years, first as an assistant and now as a hygienist. Her love of the dental field is apparent as she works chair side with patient’s, motivating them to maintain a healthy and beautiful smile! Autumn also enjoys helping her patients understand the importance of oral care and how it is beneficial to a person’s overall health.

Nikki is our Patient Services Representative and one of the first smiles you see when you enter!

All of the staff participate in continuing education classes and training so that you are always treated with the latest technologies and knowledge. We are committed to your best dental care!

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