Meet the Doctors
Janine R. Trindade, DMD
NJ Specialty Permit Nos. 5930, 5931
Dr. Janine Trindade received her Bachelor of Science degree from Lehigh University in 1999. She attended the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine and graduated in 2002. Shortly thereafter, she continued at the University of Pennsylvania in a four year combined orthodontic/periodontics post-doctoral program and graduated in 2007 with certificates in both orthodontics and periodontics.
Prior to joining the staff at Your Child's Very Own Dentist, Dr. Trindade worked in private practice and served as a faculty member at the University of Pennsylvania Department of Orthodontics. Dr. Trindade has been named as one of the “Best Dentists” by South Jersey Magazine multiple years running and as one of the “Top Docs” by PHILADELPHIA magazine.
Dr. Trindade has a particular interest in interdisciplinary care and temporary anchorage devices having lectured locally and abroad on both topics. In addition, Dr. Trindade is certified in Invisalign®. She is a member of various dental organizations including the American Dental Association, the American Association of Orthodontics, and the American Association of Periodontics, and is a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics. In addition, Dr. Trindade currently serves as the president of the Greater Philadelphia Society of Orthodontics.
She and her husband Tom, who is also a dentist, enjoy spending time with their children Mia and Kenshin.
Anthony (T.J.) Kash, DMD
NJ Specialty Permit No. 6258
Dr. Anthony (T.J.) Kash received his Bachelor of Science degree from Drexel University in 2003, and then attended Temple University School of Dentistry, graduating in 2007. In 2013, he completed his pediatric dental residency at St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children. He is a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and the American Dental Association. Dr T.J. is a board certified pediatric dentist and is a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry.
Dr. T.J. loves to spend time at the beach with his dog and coach high school marching band. Originally a native of suburban Philadelphia, Dr. T.J. now lives in West Deptford.
Erika Olave Fajardo, DMD
NJ Specialty Permit No. 06811
Dr. Erika Olave Fajardo received her first Doctorate of Dental Medicine degree in Colombia, South America at the age of 21. Once completing her training in Colombia Dr. Erika held multiple positions at local hospitals assisting with the dental care and needs of the local communities. During her time there, Dr. Erika decided to advance her training and pursue her version of the “American Dream” by obtaining her dental degree from an accredited University within the United States.
Dr. Erika, graduated with her second Doctorate of Dental Medicine degree from the University of Puerto Rico’s Advanced Dental Program for Foreign Trained Dentist in 2017. After graduation, Dr. Erika performed her two-year residency in Pediatric Dentistry from St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children in Philadelphia. Shortly after completing her two-year residency, she joined the staff of Your Child’s Very Own Dentist. Dr. Erika is a member of the ADA, AAPD, South Jersey Dental Association and Board eligible. Her interests include Cosmetic Dentistry, Oral Rehabilitation under General Anesthesia and dental care of pediatric special needs patients.
Dr Erika is bi-lingual in Spanish and English. When Dr.Erika is not working you can find her spending quality time with her husband Mike and their two young children, Santiago and Giada. In her limited free time she enjoys engaging in high intensity workout activities, playing with her kids, exploring new restaurants, and visiting her family in Colombia.