Dr. Hoffer received his dental degree in 1980 from SUNY Buffalo School of Dental Medicine. Upon graduation he was commissioned as a lieutenant in the United States Navy. During his four years in the Navy he was stationed at Great Lakes, Illinois; Subic Bay, Philippines; and Norfolk, Virginia. During his time in the Philippines he traveled extensively throughout much of Asia. After completing his military obligation, Dr. Hoffer enrolled at the University of Pennsylvania where he completed a two year residency in Endodontics, receiving a Certificate in Endodontics in 1986. He is a recognized Specialist in Endodontics by the American Association of Endodontics.
Dr. Hoffer enjoys memberships in the American Dental Association, the New Jersey Dental Association, the American Association of Endodontists, and the Essex County Dental Society. He is an attending endodontist at Overlook Hospital in Summit, NJ. He volunteers his time there to teach the dental residents, and oversees their work with patients in the dental clinic. Dr. Hoffer has a deep passion for the field of endodontics and his practice.
He has been repeatedly named “Top Dentist” in the Endodontics section of New Jersey Monthly magazine since 2009.
When he is out of the office, Dr. Hoffer enjoys spending time with his family. He and his wife have been married since 1981 and they have two daughters. Dr. Hoffer’s varied interests include going to the gym, trading options, and traveling with his family.