Max L. Achtau, D.M.D., M.A.G.D.
Eric W. Achtau, D.M.D.

Dr. Eric Achtau and his wife, Eileen, currently reside in Mendham, N.J. He graduated from Rutgers College in New Brunswick and in 2002 he graduated from the University of Medicine and Dentistry in Newark. He was consistently on the Dean's List throughout his four years at UMDNJ and was the recipient of the following: The American Dental Society of Anesthesiology Award, the International College of Dentists Award, the Organization of Teacher's of Oral Diagnosis Award and the Water Pik Prosthodontists Award. He was then initiated into the Gamma Pi Delta Prosthodontic Honor Society.

He joined his father's practice in General Dentistry in October 2002. Dr. Achtau is a member of the N.J. Dental Association, the 
American Dental Society, the Tri-County Dental Society and the Academy of General Dentistry
Dr. Max L. Achtau has been practicing General Dentistry for over 35 years. He is married to Esther and they have 3 children - Max II, Dr. Eric and Maria. Dr. Achtau was accepted into the Fairleigh Dickinson University School of Dentistry in Teaneck, N.J. after only attending the Fairleigh Dickinson University Undergraduate program for 3 years. He opened his practice in Sussex, N.J. in the fall of 1976. At that time, Dr. Achtau taught Restorative Dentistry at the Fairleigh Dickinson School of Dentistry and also taught in the Dental residency program in St. Clare's Hospital, Denville, N.J.
In his commitment to continuing education, he has acquired both a Fellowship and the prestigious Masters of the Academy of General Dentistry.
He has been active in the Academy of General Dentistry and became the chairman of Continuing Education. Besides being a member of the American Dental Association, Dr. Achtau has been active in both the local and state  dental societies. He has been a member of the Tri-County Dental Society, which encompasses Sussex, Morris and parts of Warren counties, and served as President from 2004-2005, as well as many other positions including the Council of Peer Review and the Council of Insurance Benefits. He has earned numerous awards including being voted by his peers as one of the "Top Dentists in N.J." in 2005
which was published in 'New Jersey Monthly' magazine.


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