Dr. Frank Romano
Ambassador Profile | Dr. Frank Romano
Dr. Romano is Chief, Section of Dentistry/Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery at Bridgeport Hospital in Connecticut. There, he provides comprehensive dental care to special needs and handicapped adults and children in the operating room. In addition, he is Vice Chairman of the Department of Dentistry at Danbury Hospital in Connecticut where he provides direct patient care and supervision of the dental residents. He teaches and lectures the residents on various general dentistry topics, including treatment planning, endodontics, emergency care and restorative dentistry. Dr. Romano is the Director of the General Dentistry Operating Room Program at Danbury Hospital, where he also provides comprehensive dental care to special needs patients with the assistance of the dental residents. Caring for patients with special needs has remained a passion for Dr. Romano. It is his hope that by mentoring dental residents, they will also develop the same passion for treating our special needs population.
Dr. Romano has a private family practice in the North End of Bridgeport providing all phases of dentistry for adults and children. His practice has become recognized in the state of Connecticut as a dental home for the intellectually and developmentally disabled. Dr. Romano is also a forensic dentist for DMORT (Disaster Mortuary Operational Response Team), a federal government disaster response team, which helps identify victims of natural or other disasters.
He also is a member of Special Care Dentistry Association, the American Dental Education Association, and American Academy of Developmental Medicine and Dentistry. He is a participant in Connecticut’s Mission of Mercy free dental clinic. Dr Frank Romano has participated for several years in the Special Care dentistry initiative in Guatemala. His involvement and support has helped expand this important program serving this vulnerable population. Learn more about the Special Care dentistry program: Special Care Dentistry articles on our blog
D. Romano completed his General Practice Residency at Danbury Hospital GPR (1988 – 1989), received his DMD at Fairleigh Dickinson University School of Dental Medicine (1984 – 1988) and BS from Fairfield University (1980-1984).
Office : 2240 Madison Avenue, Bridgeport, CT 06606 (203) 372-0881