Dr. Richard Amato, DDS

Dr. Richard Amato, DDS

Periodontics  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
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Dr. Richard Amato, DDS is a periodontics practitioner in Monroe, CT and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Stony Brook Univ Health Sciences Center School Of Medicine in 1983 and practices periodontics, oral & maxillofacial surgery, and more.

324 Elm St Ste 103A

Monroe, CT 06468

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Ameritas
  • Cigna
  • Delta Dental
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Amato "As a Periodontist who is a dentist who specializes in the treatment of gum disease and dental implant placement we are proud to provide the most modern techniques including laser periodontal therapy or LANAP, Pinhole gum graft, I-CAT 3Dscan in office, Computer guided implant placement, Piezosurgical technique for painless extraction along with crown lengthening and regular dental cleaning. If you ever notice your gums bleeding then this is the place for you!"

3  Practice Areas

  • Periodontics
  • Dentistry
  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

8  Conditions Treated

3  Procedures

  • Laser Assisted New Attachment Procedure (LANAP®)
  • Laser Surgery
  • PerioLase® Laser Assisted New Attachment Procedure (LANAP)

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

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Stony Brook Hosp-Suny
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Stony Brook Univ Health Sciences Center School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • University Of Rochester Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • University Of Rochester Strong Meml Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Amato has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Amato has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Polish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Amato's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Amato to family and friends
12 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Amato's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Haven't been to the dentist in a few years and was very nervous. The whole staff treated me so well and kept me calm and comfortable. Would recommend this practice to anyone looking for a new practice. Thank you do everything you did for me. Matthew Duffy
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My dentist, whom I trust implicitly recommended I see him for gum surgery and I sure wasn't looking forward to it! I was very pleased to find that Dr, Amato is cheerful, exceptionally caring and very personable. He makes you feel at ease and explains what he's doing. My entire procedure was...more
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Dr. Amato explained the procedure I needed (dental implants) and without haste I moved forward with the work. But I admit. I was scared. Dr. Amato removed 2 teeth but it was painless and far less scary than I imagined. The implants were a piece of cake. I highly recommend Dr. Amato. ...more
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I concur with Nancy who wrote a review here about Dr. Amato. He has an absolutely lovely manner - as do all of his staff - and his work is exemplary (I had gum surgery). He explains everything fully and, like Nancy, I had absolutely no pain post-surgery. Recommend highly!
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Gum recession surgery went smoothly. Dr. Amato explained the treatment for me, answered my questions and the surgery was painless. Office staff is positive and mirrors Dr. Amato's fantastic bedside manner.
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