A Monroe, New Jersey dentist has been arrested on four charges of sexual assault, according to NJ.com. An investigation by the Monroe Police Department found evidence that 47-year-old Dr. Richard Goldberg had inappropriately touched at least 3 female employees, including one who was only 17 years old at the time.
New Jersey Family Dentist Charged For Sexual Assault
Goldberg has been charged with 3 counts of criminal sexual contact and 1 count of endangering the welfare of a child, authorities say. In private practice out of Monroe Township, Dr. Goldberg, a resident of Marlboro, offered a full range of dental services from his clinic on Spotswood Englishtown Road, including dental implants and cosmetic procedures.
The alleged sexual misconduct, police say, occurred beginning in July 2016. The latest incident allegedly took place in August 2018. The University of Pennsylvania-educated dentist has not provided a comment on his current situation. His first court appearance is scheduled on September 13, 2018. He is expected to appear in New Brunswick’s Superior Court.
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In light of these troubling allegations, the experienced attorneys at AbuseGuardian.com have opened a full investigation into Dr. Goldberg’s alleged misconduct. The charges against Dr. Goldberg are just one example of a national crisis that is still largely unrecognized: sexual assault by doctors.
Were you or a loved one sexually assaulted at Dr. Richard Goldberg’s Monroe dental practice? You are not alone. At least 3 women have already stepped forward. If you were assaulted, just know that this wasn’t your fault. No one deserves to be mistreated. You don’t have to go this alone. Our compassionate lawyers are here to support you every step of the way.
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