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About Us

For over 50 years, Somerset Oral Surgery has served the Somerville, Lebanon, and Hillsborough communities. We pride ourselves in providing high-quality, thorough, and compassionate oral health care to every patient who walks through our doors. Drs. Hecht, Jacobus, and Gordon have dedicated their careers to providing quality oral health care while prioritizing patient comfort and safety. Our goal is to welcome any patient into our practice the way we would welcome old friends or family members. When you walk through our doors, you’ll discover the Somerset difference.

Our Mission

Connections are the cornerstone of trust. At least, that’s what we believe at Somerset Oral Surgery. Since 1970, our doctors have worked to bring exceptional oral health care to the communities of Somerville, Lebanon, and Hillsborough, New Jersey. And when you’re here, you can trust that you’re receiving the highest-quality care. Aside from extensive experience and exceptional credentials, our doctors take extra time to understand your needs to make you feel at home and comfortable, so you can trust that you’re in good hands.

We care about performing successful and effective procedures while prioritizing your needs. At every stage of any surgical procedure, we take the time to educate you on what to expect and will answer any questions you may have with full transparency. We believe that approaching our work in this way fosters a welcoming environment that you feel safe in. When you come to Somerset Oral Surgery, you’re not just choosing adept doctors, a knowledgeable staff, and seamless procedures; you’re choosing a patient-centered practice that feels like home. When you choose us, you’ll leave with a better smile on your face. Give us a call to schedule a consultation to start on the path toward better oral function.

Meet Our Doctors

With over 30 years of combined experience, Drs. Hecht, Jacobus, and Gordon utilize their extensive training to address a variety of oral health issues through effective, patient-centered treatments.

Outstanding Care for Extraordinary Smiles


Calm, quality care you can trust.

Our surgeons understand that oral surgery can be intimidating and present a variety of stressors. We know it takes an immense amount of trust to place your oral health in our hands. We take your needs and concerns seriously and harness our decades of experience to provide a memorable experience from start to finish. With us, you don't have to worry about being heard—we take the time to listen to every patient to craft a treatment plan designed specifically for you.


Collaboration to prioritize you.

We're not afraid to leverage all the information available to ensure we're choosing the best treatment option to serve your needs. Our surgeons collaborate to create a holistic plan that addresses all concerns in fewer procedures so you get the results you need in a reasonable time.


Full scope of services.

Whatever concern you have, you can bring to our practice. We've seen it all and guarantee that we know how to restore aesthetics and function so you can get back to living your life to the fullest as the most confident version of you.


At the forefront of oral surgery technology.

We use 3D scans to assess the full scope of your oral health, allowing us to develop comprehensive and accurate treatment plans designed to deliver the best results possible.

Learn More

Read more about what we offer at our practice. Explore our services or contact us to schedule a consultation.