Dr. Jonathan Mendia
Dentist Anesthesiologist and Owner, serving New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania
Dr. Mendia is a Dentist Anesthesiologist and the founder of the Advanced Dental Anesthesia Services Group.
A New Jersey native, he attended Rutgers University and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science and Nutrition.
He then earned his Doctorate of Dental Medicine from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. Directly following Dental School, Dr. Mendia completed a rigorous postdoctoral residency program in Dental
Anesthesiology at the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine, at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC). Dr. Mendia’s anesthesia training involved hospital rotations through various specialties providing general anesthesia in the areas of dentistry, general surgery, otolaryngology (ENT), pediatrics and obstetrics. Lastly, he received specialized training for office-based anesthesia.
Today, Dr. Mendia has found his niche in ambulatory anesthesia with pediatric and special needs patients. He is also a local, national and international guest lecturer who provides continuing education courses on sedation and medical emergencies in the dental office.
Dr. Mendia is a Diplomate of the National Board of Dental Anesthesiology and a Fellow of the American Society of Dental Anesthesiology. In addition, he is also a part of the following: American Dental Society of Anesthesiology, American Society of Dentist Anesthesiologists,
New Jersey Dental Association, and American Dental Association. He holds certifications in Basic Life Support (BLS), Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) and is a Basic Life Support (BLS) Provider, training local dental offices for certification.
Get to know Dr. Mendia:
Dr. Mendia resides in northern New Jersey with his wife and three children, all of which keep him very busy! A fun fact about Dr. Mendia is that he loves following the weather!
He loves it so much that when he was younger, he wanted to be a meteorologist! His personal interests vary and correlate with the seasons. In the Spring, he enjoys taking the kids to the zoo and Central Park. The Fall calls for attending sporting events - can you guess his favorite sport & team?
He enjoys spending the Winter season traveling to warmer climates! Last but certainly not least, the Summer - although it is our busiest time for Sedation, he still manages to sneak in some weekends at Long Beach Island!