Dr. Maria Pouliezos-Karayiannis, DMD

Dr. Maria Pouliezos-Karayiannis, DMD

Orthodontics  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 41
Dr. Maria Pouliezos-Karayiannis, DMD is an orthodontics practitioner in Shelton, CT and has been practicing for 16 years. She graduated from McGill University in 2002 and practices orthodontics and orthodontics & dentofacial orthopedics.

865 River Rd Ste 307

Shelton, CT 06484

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • MVP Health Care
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Pouliezos-Karayiannis "Our single-doctor, hands-on approach to orthodontics puts you at the center of attention. Dr. Karayiannis wants to make your treatment as easy, comfortable, and rewarding as possible, all while maximizing your results."

2  Practice Areas

  • Orthodontics
  • Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics

8  Conditions Treated

  • Crooked Teeth
  • Crossbite
  • Dental Crowding
  • Dental Disorders
  • Dental Spacing
  • Gaps Between Teeth
  • Malocclusion (Bad Bite)
  • Misaligned Teeth

10  Procedures

  • Bite Adjustment
  • Cosmetic Procedure
  • Dental Brace
  • Nightguard
  • Non-Surgical Bite Correction
  • Removable Appliances
  • Retainers
  • Snoring Prevention
  • Spacers for Braces
  • Springs for Braces

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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  • McGill University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1998
  • McGill University
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Stony Brook Univ Health Sciences Center School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Greek
  • Spanish

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Dr. Pouliezos-Karayiannis' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pouliezos-Karayiannis to family and friends
28 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

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Dr. Pouliezos-Karayiannis' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr K is very thorough and has 2 office locations . Easy scheduling and reminders as well.
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One of the nicest doctors I have ever met. In fact one of the nicest human beings! It's ibvious when you first meet her that she really loves children. She has a very warm and caring personality and made my three kids feel at ease during their consultation for braces. She seems to also be very...more
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Very professional and caring!!! Are Doctor is always the one treating you! Would recommend Dr Karayiannis to children and adults. Wonderful dr and human being!
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