Dr. Erica Van Pelt is proud to return home to South Jersey to practice at Dental Arts Group Elmer. Dr. Van Pelt grew up in Burlington County, NJ and received her bachelor’s degree from Bucknell University, double majoring in Biological Sciences and Classical Studies. After two years of research at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Dr. Van Pelt decided to pursue a career in dentistry. She was accepted to NYU College of Dentistry, where she completed an honors program in fixed prosthodontics. After graduating, she was accepted into Monmouth Medical Center’s General Practice Residency program in Long Branch, NJ. The residency program provided her with opportunities to work with the area’s top specialists and gain hands-on experience in all areas of general dentistry, including oral surgery, pediatric dentistry, and management of medically compromised patients. Dr. Van Pelt is a member of the American Dental Association and the Academy of General Dentistry.
When not at the practice, Dr. Van Pelt loves to travel with her family. She enjoys staying active with ballet, spinning, and hiking.