Dr. Julianne Kane
Specialty Permit #5901
Find Us On:
(908) 526-1600
Meet the Team
Office Hours
  • Monday: 9-6
  • Tuesday: 8-5
  • Wednesday: 12-6
  • Thursday: 8-6
  • Friday: By Appointment
*extended hours during school holidays

Julianne Kane, D.M.D.

Dr. Julianne Kane earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Loyola University Maryland. She is also a graduate of The University of Pittsburgh in Pennsylvania where she earned her Doctorate of Medicinal Dentistry. Dr. Kane completed a general practice residency at New York Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, New York and continued with her specialty training in Pediatric Dentistry at Brooklyn’s Lutheran Medical Center where she served as chief resident.

Dr. Kane is a member of:

  • Central Dental Society (past president)
  • American Dental Association
  • New Jersey Dental Association
  • American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
  • American Board of Pediatric Dentistry (Diplomate)

Dr. Kane routinely uses continuing education courses to enhance her expertise. Her recent courses include:

  • Remineralization/Fluoride
  • Behavior Management
  • Oral Pathology
  • Caries Prevention
  • Leadership Symposium (with Cathy Jameson)
  • Technology (with Dr. Larry Emmott)
  • Team Building

Dr. Kane and her husband Eric have two children, Antonina and Charlie, a Dog, Ruby, and a cat, Mischa.

Dr. Jeff Seiger, Orthodontist

Dr. Jeff Seiger graduated from Fairleigh Dickinson University’s dental school with a specialty in orthodontics. Dr. Seiger is a member of:

  • American Board of Orthodontics
  • American Association of Orthodontics
  • New Jersey Association of Orthodontics
  • Fairleigh Dickinson Orthodontic Society (past president)

Dr. Seiger and his wife, Dr. Mia Seiger, have two children, Garret and Kira. In his spare time, he enjoys building furniture and creating artwork. Dr. Seiger is also a professional magician who has performed at many weddings and bar mitzvahs!

Lisa Alesandro – Registered Dental Hygienist

A long-time team member, Lisa is a graduate of Fairleigh Dickinson University. Her certifications and training include:

  • Associate Degree in Dental Hygiene
  • Expanded Function Duties (Certification)
  • BLS training (Certification)

Lisa has been married to her husband, Mark, for over 20 years. They have three children: Michael (17), Matthew (15), and Gemma (11), as well as a dog, Gio. When away from the office, Lisa enjoys cooking, photography, following her kids’ sporting events, and spending time at the shore.

Susan Johnstonbaugh – Registered Dental Hygienist

Susan is a graduate of Northeastern University and Forsyth School of Dental Hygiene, both in Boston, Massachusetts. Her certifications and training include:

  • Local anesthesia
  • CPR
  • OSHA

Susan and her husband, Joe, have a golden retriever named J.J. In her spare time, Susan enjoys ocean kayaking, traveling, and reading.

Suzie Pozgay – Certified and Registered Dental Assistant

Suzie aids Dr. Kane and provides chair-side assistance as a Dental Assistant. Her certifications and training include:

  • Radiology License
  • BLS Certified
  • OSHA
  • CPR

Suzie is a graduate of the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. In an ongoing effort to enhance her training, Suzie takes multiple continuing education courses every year.

When Suzie is not at the practice, she enjoys hanging out with her husband, Ron, and with their friends and family. Suzie, as the youngest of seven children, has many nieces, nephews, and god-children with whom she loves to spend time.

Stephanie Cabrera – Certified and Registered Dental Assistant

Stephanie provides chair-side assistance to Dr. Kane as a Dental Assistant. Her certifications and training include:

  • Radiology License
  • RHS
  • HIPAA
  • CPR
  • BLS
  • ACLS

Stephanie calls herself a “proud dog mom” to her 1½ year-old puppy, Myles. Outside the office she likes to spend her time snuggling with Myles, spoiling him rotten, and spending time with her family.

Rebecca Minella  – Dental Assistant

  • Radiology License
  • OSHA Trained
  • CPR Certified
  • BLS Certified

Rebecca loves to spend time with her family and thee animals at home. When she is not at home, she loves going to Country music concerts and being outdoors all Summer.

Ashley Sorensen – New Patient Coordinator

Ashley serves as The Children Dental Center’s new patient and treatment coordinator. She attended both Gibbs College-Livingston and Raritan Valley Community College at Bridgewater. Her certifications and training include:

  • Associate Degree of Applied Sciences in Visual Communications
  • License of Cosmetology
  • Hygiene Diamonds
  • Insurance Seminars
  • DISC training
  • Jameson training

Ashley is a mother to three cats: Jester, Blinker, and Sam. In her spare time, she enjoys watching movies with her boyfriend (and her cats), cooking, baking, looking at and making art, doing hair, going to the beach, trying new foods, and riding rollercoasters.

Kaitlin Roglieri – Practice Administration

Kaitlin is one of the newest members of The Children’s Dental Center team. She has completed several continuing education courses, including:

  • OSHA training
  • Hygiene diamonds
  • DISC training
  • Jameson training
  • Roz Fulmer Consultant training

Kaitlin and her husband, Michael, have a five-year-old Morkie named Paeyton. In her spare time, she loves to read, shop, and hang out with her husband and their dog. She also has a serious addiction to reality TV.

Arlene Lucarello – Receptionist

As the receptionist at The Children’s Dental Center, Arlene is the first friendly face you’ll see when you arrive! An Edison graduate, she has supplemented her education with insurance training courses through continuing education.

Arlene is married to Pat. They have two children, Mike and Melissa, and two grandchildren, Spencer and Angela. Away from the office, Arlene enjoys going to movies, bowling, and babysitting her grandchildren.