Dennis Ragoza, DMD
Dr. Ragoza, a New York native, has been serving patients in Westchester and Fairfield County for nearly a decade. He completed his pre-medical studies and graduated New England Scholar at the University of Connecticut where he studied molecular and cellular biology, exercise science, nutrition, and art. After discovering his passion for dentistry, he went on to obtain his Doctorate of Dental Medicine from the University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine in Farmington, CT and completed his residency at St. Barnabas Hospital in Bronx, NY where he was awarded one of the highest distinctions.
Dedication to excellence and commitment to providing the highest quality of dental care for his patients is why Dr. Ragoza finds fulfillment in devoting himself to a life of learning and remaining on the top of all aspects of dentistry.
He has completed over 500 hours of continuing education from some the world’s leading educators:
- Pankey Institute for Advanced Dental Education
- Spear Institute of Advanced Dental Education
- Strupp & Brumm for Complex and Restorative Dentistry
- Fairfield County Dental Club
Dr. Ragoza is a proud member of the following:
- American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
- American Dental Association
- Academy of General Dentistry
- Connecticut State Dental Association (Board member and Delegate)
- Bridgeport Dental Association (Past President)
Being able to offer gentle care, optimal health, elegant results, comprehensive dentistry, and most importantly, earning life-long relationships with his patients are some of the most rewarding aspects life can offer this dentist which is why you will find working with Dr. Ragoza a pleasure.
Since an early age, Dr. Ragoza has volunteered for many causes such as Special Olympics, Habitat for Humanity, Relay for Life, Mission of Mercy, Operation Hope, Huskython, and Al’s Angels. He has traveled to third-world countries to serve on mission trips and coached youth sports programs in underserved areas. Dr. Ragoza grew up in Fairfield, CT where he spent his summers lifeguarding on Long Island Sound and enjoyed playing football, wrestling, lacrosse, and rugby. He continued to play lacrosse and rugby in college and went on to win a national rugby championship after residency. Since hanging up his cleats, you’re likely to find Dr. Ragoza enjoying the beach, skiing, working out, and attempting to golf. He is also the proud commissioner of a dental fantasy football league.