Dr. Richard Kaplan, DDS

Dr. Richard Kaplan, DDS

Orthodontics  ·  

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Dr. Richard Kaplan, DDS is an orthodontics practitioner in Ansonia, CT. He practices orthodontics and orthodontics & dentofacial orthopedics.Read his story

Kaplan Orthodontics

560 Main St

Ansonia, CT 06401
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Delta Dental

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Dr. Kaplan's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Kaplan " I strive to create an attractive, pleasing, and healthy smile that is natural and enhances my patient's appearance while improving their self-esteem. To change a person's life by changing their smile is a very rewarding feeling. I feel honored that I am entrusted to improve their smiles, their health, and their lives. Dr Kaplan served as a captain in the United States Air Force Dental Corps. Awards and Recognition: Connecticut Magazine Top Dentists Award from 2008-present Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Honor Dental Society New York University Founder's Day Honors Award for Academic Excellence New York University Undergraduate Periodontics Award Certificate of Appreciation for 25 Years of Service to Yale-New Haven Hospital"s Department of Dentistry Captain United States Air Force "


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kaplan "For decades, families have trusted their smiles to Dr. Richard B. Kaplan and his staff. We've built a strong reputation throughout the community for providing beautiful results and wonderful customer service. Ask your friends and neighbors about us! We know you'll be impressed by what you hear"

2  Practice Areas

  • Orthodontics
  • Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics

7  Conditions Treated

  • Malocclusion - Short Stature Syndrome
  • Orthodontic Disorders
  • Overbite
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Thumb Sucking
  • TMJ
  • Underbite

15  Procedures

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.


  • Brooklyn College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • New York University / College of Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University Of Pennsylvania ,School Of Dental Medicine, Department Of Orthodontics
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Omicron Kappa Epsilon National Dental Honorary Society; N.Y.U. Founder's Day Award, June 1970
Media & Publications
  • Some of the Periodontal Ramifications of Replantation of Avulsed Teeth: A review, 1971
  • Current Orthodontic Concepts and Techniques (second edition), 1975
  • Correction of a Dentalfacial Dyscrasia, 1978

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • American Association of Orthodontists, Member
  • American Dental Association, Member
  • Connecticut State Dental Association, Member
  • Connecticut State Society of Orthodontists, Member
  • Naugatuck Valley Dental Society, Member
  • Northeastern Society of Orthodontists, Member

Dr. Kaplan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kaplan to family and friends
187 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (187)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Kaplan's 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
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Patient Comments (1)

I would recommend Dr. Kaplan my son's teeth needed a lot of work and he managed to get his teeth straight and fixed the impossible.
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