Passion for People
Dr. Kristianne spent her pediatric residency treating medically complex cases and children with special health care needs including hospital dentistry. While in her pediatric dental residency, she focused on better ways to treat children with autism spectrum disorder. Her continual training with children in all life situations led to her dream of opening an inclusive practice where everyone’s needs are met. She is dedicated to her patients and stays up to date with the latest techniques and literature.
Dr. Kristianne married Dr. JV after they fell in love in dental school. They recently welcomed their daughter Noelle and have a therapy golden retriever named Penny. Dr. Kristianne enjoys experiencing new foods, especially in Philly’s food scene. As a former competitive figure skater, she loves to skate for fun and take Pure Barre classes. She was also a former Pure Barre instructor while in dental school and residency!
Passion for Smiles
Dr. JV Kracke loves being part of each patient’s story. With his creative mind, he crafts custom plans for each patient to guide them into their dream smile. He is passionate about education and stays up to date on all the cutting edge techniques to offer his patients the care they deserve.
Dr. JV graduated from Villanova University School of Business (GO CATS!) where he was also a member of the men's varsity swim team! Next stop was Philadelphia where he completed his dental school at the University of Pennsylvania. He loved Philly so much that he decided to stay at the University of Pennsylvania for his Orthodontic residency program. Dr. JV has a passion for education and has served as an adjunct faculty at Villanova University where he taught Human Anatomy and Physiology to aspiring healthcare students and he he is a Clinical Associate at the University of Pennsylvania where he teaches the current orthodontic residents. He has also been honored with several awards:
Dr. JV loves spending time with his wife, Dr. Kristianne, daughter, Noelle, and therapy golden retriever, Penny. He also creates beautiful floral works of art for his floral business, Jack Perri Event & Floral Design. As a Marlboro native, he is excited to be back in Monmouth County and living closer to the beach where he used to spend all his summers growing up!