Family Dentist in Rocky Hill, CT
Family Dental Care
825 Cromwell Ave., Suite F
Rocky Hill, CT 06067
(860) 721-9002
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Famiy & Cosmetic Dentists in Rocky Hill, CT

All our professionals at Family Dental Care maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in dentistry.

Edward F. Pergiovanni, D.M.D

Family Dentist in Rocky Hill, CT

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Edward F. Pergiovanni, D.M.D

    Dr. Edward Pergiovanni, a general practitioner from Portland, is a graduate of Tufts University School of Dental Medicine. He has served as a clinical instructor at The University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine in the Department of Prosthodontics and Restorative Dentistry. Dr. Pergiovanni has provided restorative and oral surgery care on 14 international mission trips to Hondoras and Ecuador, and on the Cheyenne River Lakota Reservation in South Dakota.

    A participant in the Connecticut Mission of Mercy, Dr. Ed has been designated a "Hometown Hero" by WFSB TV in Rocky Hill and recognized for service in Honduras by the Connecticut Honduras Relief Committee. In 2005 he received The St. Joseph Medal from the Archdiocese of Hartford. Dr. Pergiovanni was awarded Fellowship in the American College of Dentists in 2004  and Fellowship in the International College of Dentists in 2013. Dr. Pergiovanni has been awarded the "Best Dentist Award" by Hartford Magazine every year since 2007.

Mary L. Pergiovanni, D.M.D.

Family Dentist in Rocky Hill, CT

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Mary L. Pergiovanni, D.M.D.

    Dr. Mary Pergiovanni is a graduate of The University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Pergiovanni has participated in 23 international dental mission projects to Jamaica, Dominican Republic, Mexico, Haiti, Hondoras, Ecuador, and the Cheyenne River Lakota Reservation in South Dakota. Also a registered nurse and a member of The Order of Malta, she has volunteered on medical mission trips to Lourdes, France. She provides dental care at The South Park Inn and Immaculate Conception Shelters in Hartford. Dr. Mary has been recognized as a "Hometown Hero" by WFSB TV in Rocky Hill, has received the St. Joseph Medal from the Archdiocese of Hartford, and the Foreign Service Award from the American College of Dentists in 2004. She is the founder and director of "Little Friends International", a nonprofit organization for dental, medical, and educational needs.

    A participant in the Connecticut Mission of Mercy, she also serves as a Trustee of the CSDA Foundation and is on the Advisory Board of  The Tunxis Community College School of Dental Hygiene. Dr. Mary serves on the faculty at the UConn School of Dental Medicine and has been cited for her active participation in the mentorship program. Dr. Mary was awarded Fellowship in the American College of Dentists in 2004 and Fellowship in the International College of Dentists in 2013. Dr. Pergiovanni has been awarded the "Best Dentist Award" by Hartford Magazine every year since 2007.

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Hygienists:

  • Joy Colangelo, B.S., R.D.H.  

Joy Colangelo, B.S., R.D.H.

        Joy is a veteran dental hygienist who has been an integral team member for the last thirty years. Her philosophy is patient comfort and painless dentistry. Joy received her Associates of Science degree in dental hygiene from Tunxis Community College. She is a member of the American Dental Hygiene Association. Of utmost importance is staying current with CPR certification and continuing education in the field of dental hygiene. Joy enjoys being an active member of her community with her husband and two sons.

  • Barbara Garofalo, B.S., R.D.H

Barbara Garofalo, B.S., R.D.H

    Barbara is a 1983 Graduate of Tunxis Community College where she earned certification as a Dental Assistant and an Associate Degree in Dental Hygiene. She later graduated from Charter Oak State College earning a Bachelor of Science Degree in General Studies. Barbara has been a memebr of The Family Dental Care Team since 1999. She enjoys working in a family practice and interacting with patients of all ages. Barbara frequently attends continuing eduaction courses and takes pride in delivering quality patient care. She strives to help her patients feel at ease and comfortable during treatment.

  • Marleen Grandia, B.S., R.D.H.

Marleen Grandia, B.S., R.D.H.

    Marleen is a 1989 graduate of Tunxis Community College where she earned her R.D.H. Degree and a 1997 graduate of The Uconn School of General Studies. She has 23 years experience in Pedodontics, Periodontics, and Orthodontics. She is a member of the Tunxis Community College Dental Advisory Board, the State Department of Publc Health Dental Review Board and a fomer president of The Hartford Dental Hygienist's Association. Marleen provides patients with attentive care focusing on education and prevention. In her spare time Marleen enjoys the outdoors, running, hiking, skiing and spending time with friends.

  • Deirdre Cloonan, M.S.D.H., R.D.H.

Deirdre Cloonan, M.S.D.H., R.D.H.

    Deirdre Cloonan joined Family Dental Care in 2006. She received her Bachelor Degree of Science from the University of New England in 2011. In 2014, she graduated with a Master of Dental Hygiene Degree in Education at the University of Bridgeport. Deirdre is an Assistant Professor at the Fones School of Dental Hygiene, University of Bridgeport where she serves as the 2nd year Clinical Coordinator teaching Clinical Practice and Introduction to Periodontology. Her experience in the dental field includes dental assisting, clinical practice, certification in local anestesia, public health, and dental hygiene education. Ms. Cloonan is the 2016 President of the Connecticut Dental Hygienists Association and serves as a delegate to the American Dental Hygienists Association. Deirdre's mission is to help her patients achieve a lifetime of optimal oral health, providing preventative and theraputic care.

Dental Assistant:

  • Giovanna Letteri

Giovanna Letteri

Receptionists:

  • Angela Palumbo

Angela Palumbo

  • Nicole Marena

Nicole Marena

Dr. Mary Pergiovanni has been named the 2017 recipient of the Hartford Dental Society Dr. James & Ella Burr McManus Award

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Dr. Mary Pergiovanni receives the 2017 Hartford Dental Society James and Ella Burr McManus Award


Dr. Ed and Dr. Mary Pergiovanni recently volunteered for their 9th Connecticut Mission of Mercy Dental Clinic. Click on the link below to see Dr. Mary featured in a news clip which aired on NBC30.
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