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N.J.S.A. 2A:53A-26 to -29, requires a plaintiff in a professional negligence action to file an affidavit from an “appropriate licensed person” attesting that the defendant deviated from the acceptable standards for the pro- fession, or the matter will be dismissed. Therefore, you'd need a dentist (likely your expert witness), to prepare this affidavit.
It is possible for you to sue and do this on your own, but it would likely be very difficult. Thus, you're certainly best served if you hire an attorney to help you through your claim.
Here's a good link you can read: http://www.folkmanlaw.com/blog/2016/02/affidavit-of-merit-statute-and-attorney-malpractice/