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    Dr. Gregory Mokotoff, D.M.D. , (Dr. Greg)

    Dr. Greg lives in Trumbull with his wife Heather and their three children. He grew up in northern New Jersey. He attended The College of Dental Medicine at Nova Southeastern University and completed his pediatric dental residency at Temple University Hospital. Dr. Greg's main goal is to create a positive experience for all of his patients. From the moment the first phone call is placed, to the delivery of care, he wants his patients and their families to have the best experience possible. He treats the child as a whole, placing as much value on their emotional well-being as their dental health. When not in the office, Dr. Greg enjoys gardening, traveling, spending time with his family, and running. He has completed four marathons and over twenty half marathons! He enjoys being an active member of this wonderful community. He served as Cubmaster of his son’s Cub Scout pack, and they proudly won the Pinewood Derby Race three years in a row! Dr. Greg is passionate about giving back to underserved children. He has volunteered at the Connecticut Mission of Mercy and international dental missions to Haiti and Guatemala. He looks forward to many more dental outreach missions in the future!

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    Dr. Stephanie Serpa, D.D.S. , (Dr. Steph)

    Dr. Stephanie Serpa was born and raised in Fairfield County, CT. As a native Stag, she graduated magna cum laude from Fairfield University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. She then moved to Manhattan and attended New York University College of Dentistry where she earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. Dr. Stephanie then continued at NYU and Bellevue Hospital for her pediatric dental residency training, where she was appointed as chief resident. She is a board certified pediatric dentist and a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. 

    Dr. Stephanie understands the importance of oral health and the impact an early experience at the dentist can make. She strives to provide compassion and the highest quality of care, while giving patients and their families a positive experience. Dr. Stephanie has been practicing in this community for many years, and her favorite part about practice is to watch the patients grow up and develop relationships with patients and their families. 

    Dr. Stephanie resides in Fairfield County with her husband and three children, (including a set of twins!). When not in the office, she enjoys trying new recipes, traveling and spending time with her family.

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    Dr. Joy Richardson

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    Dr. Krishna Patel

    Profile photo of Dr. Gregory Mokotoff, D.M.D., (Dr. Greg)

    Dr. Gregory Mokotoff, D.M.D. , (Dr. Greg)

    Dr. Greg lives in Trumbull with his wife Heather and their three children. He grew up in northern New Jersey. He attended The College of Dental Medicine at Nova Southeastern University and completed his pediatric dental residency at Temple University Hospital. Dr. Greg's main goal is to create a positive experience for all of his patients. From the moment the first phone call is placed, to the delivery of care, he wants his patients and their families to have the best experience possible. He treats the child as a whole, placing as much value on their emotional well-being as their dental health. When not in the office, Dr. Greg enjoys gardening, traveling, spending time with his family, and running. He has completed four marathons and over twenty half marathons! He enjoys being an active member of this wonderful community. He served as Cubmaster of his son’s Cub Scout pack, and they proudly won the Pinewood Derby Race three years in a row! Dr. Greg is passionate about giving back to underserved children. He has volunteered at the Connecticut Mission of Mercy and international dental missions to Haiti and Guatemala. He looks forward to many more dental outreach missions in the future!

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    Dr. Paulina Kanakos, D.M.D.

    Dr. Paulina Kanakos grew up in Staten Island, NY, just outside New York City. She received her DMD from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in 2017 and her certificate in Pediatric Dentistry from the University of Connecticut in 2019. Dr. Paulina takes pride in ensuring her young patients are comfortable throughout their dental appointments. Her two most valuable traits are her compassion and patience for each and every patient. Dr. Paulina’s goal is to have each patient leave the office feeling proud and excited to return. Outside the office, Dr. Paulina loves exploring New York City with her husband, Frank, traveling, and trying new recipes to cook.

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    Ian Gibbs, D.M.D. , (Dr. Ian)

    Dr Gibbs is double Board Certified Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and the National Dental Board of Anesthesiology. He works in private practice and is an Associate Professor of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Residency Program at Yale-New Haven Hospital and Hospital of Saint Raphael in New Haven, CT. His educational credits include dental school at Temple (Kornberg) University, Graduate Practice Residency at the University of Southern California, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Internship at the University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital, and Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Residency at Howard University Hospital. Dr. Gibbs is disciplined in all branches of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery with a concentration in Pathology, Orthognathic and Trauma surgery as well as wisdom teeth extractions, biopsies, dental implants, and sedation for anxious patients. He is an active member of the American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons and Connecticut Society of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons.  

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    Brijesh P. Chandwani (Dr. Brijesh) , D.M.D., B.D.S., F.O.P. Diplomate, American Board of Orofacial Pain

    Brijesh Chandwani is board certified in Orofacial Pain and he focuses on management of complex facial pain disorders in New York and Connecticut. Dr. Chandwani currently holds an academic position as Adjunct Associate Professor in the department of Diagnostic Sciences at Tufts University, Boston and at the St. Barnabas Hospital, Bronx. Dr. Chandwani underwent his dental training (DMD) at Tufts University in Boston, where he also did his post graduate fellowship training in Temporomandibular Disorders and Sleep apnea. He completed his Acupuncture training from Harvard Medical School, Boston. He has authored a number of publications and has presented at National conferences on Headaches and Bruxism. He incorporates mainly physical medicine approaches to managing these problems including acupuncture, trigger point needling, and stretching in addition to Oral appliances, Botox injections and nerve blocks.

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    Dr. Joy Richardson