Frank J. Romano, D.M.D.

Meet Dr. Romano

Since 1993 Dr. Romano has provided all phases of general and cosmetic dentistry for adults and children. He was  one of “America’s Top Dentists” In 2015,  2017 and 2018  by the Consumers Research Council of America.

Dr. Romano

EDUCATION

Fairfield University 1984

Fairleigh Dickinson University School of Dental Medicine 1988

Danbury Hospital Department of Dental Services General Practice Residency 1989

While at Fairleigh Dickinson University, he was awarded a teaching fellowship in both endodontics and complete dentures. He completed a General Practice Residency in 1989 at Danbury Hospital in Advanced General Dentistry with special emphasis in emergency, restorative and surgical dentistry. Treating patients with special needs was another major component of his training.  He now serves as a consultant for the American Dental Association’s Commission on Dental Accreditation for general practice residency programs.

Presently , Dr. Romano is Vice Chairman of the Department of Dentistry at Danbury Hospital. There  he provides direct patient care and supervision of the dental residents. He teaches and lectures  the residents on various general dentistry topics, including treatment planning, practice management, emergency care and restorative dentistry. Dr. Romano is the Director of the General Dentistry Operating Room Program at Danbury Hospital, where he provides comprehensive dental care to special needs and handicapped adults and children with the assistance of the dental residents. In addition,  Dr. Romano is Section Chief of the Department of Dentistry and Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Bridgeport Hospital , where he  also provides comprehensive dental care to patients with special needs in the operating room.  Caring for patients with special needs has remained a passion for Dr. Romano.

Dr. Romano volunteers for http://openwidefoundation.org  Open Wide founded and operates the SPEAR Dental Clinic in Peronia, Guatemala.  This year , Dr. Romano completed a service trip to Peronia where he treated special needs patients in the community..  See Photos

Dr. Romano is also a forensic dentist for DMORT (Disaster Mortuary Operational Response Team), a federal government disaster response team, which helps identify victims of natural or other disasters.

Dr. Romano is a member of the American Dental Education Association, American Association of Special Care Dentistry, American Association of Hospital Den

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ADA American Dental Association

CSDA Connecticut State Dental Association