Dr. Richard Kirschbaum, General Dentistry
Dr. Richard Kirschbaum is a graduate of New York University College of Dentistry and completed a General Practice Residency program at Saint Francis Hospital in Hartford. He is the original founder of Granby Dental and currently resides in Granby. Dr. Rick has been practicing general dentistry in Granby for over 30 years and is proud to offer a dental office with the latest technology, experienced and welcoming hygienists as well as highly trained general dentists and dental specialists all under one roof. Through the years, Dr. Rick has continued his training and education and offers services such as dental implants and periodontal surgery; one of the many reasons Hartford Magazine has recognized Dr. Kirschbaum as one of Connecticut's top dentists in 2007 through 2017.
Dr. Kirscbaum has participated in thousands of hours of continuing education, including successfully completing Dr. Paul Fugazzotto's Realities of Advance Bone Grafting and Implant Placement course.
Dr. Vincent Steniger, General Dentistry
Dr. Vincent Steniger graduated in the top 5 % of his class at UCONN School of Dental Medicine receiving awards in Oral Pathology, Complete Denture Prosthesis and Geriatric Dentistry. He went on to complete a General Practice Residency program at Hartford Hospital where he received advanced training in, among other disciplines, restorative dentistry, endodontics, oral surgery, pediatric dentistry, fixed and removable prosthodontics and oral medicine/diagnoses.
Dr. Vince is a proud a member of many dental organizations including the Hartford Dental Society, the American Dental Association, the Academy of General Dentistry and the American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology. Dr. Vince is happy to be a part of Granby Dental and is proud to be working side by side with dedicated and skilled caregivers.
Dr. Jason Alliger, Endodontics
Dr. Alliger was born and raised in Long Island, NY and has been practicing endodontics in Waterbury since 2003. He earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Michigan, in Ann Arbor. Dr. Alliger went on to receive his D.D.S. and graduated Cum Laude from The State University at Buffalo in 1998. He did his General Practice Residency at North Shore University Hospital in New York where he was asked to stay for a second year as Chief Resident. Following two years of practicing restorative dentistry, Dr. Alliger went back to school and received his certificate in endodontics at New York University. He is a past president of the Waterbury Dental Society.
Dr. Alliger, his wife, daughter and son are very happy to have left the crowds of Long Island to make Connecticut their home. Outside of the office, he enjoys biking, hiking, poker and is a novice fly fisherman. Above all, Dr. Alliger enjoys spending time with his family most and spending countless hours in a fold up chair at his kids games.
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Dr. Jason Raney, Orthodontics
Dr. Jason Raney graduated near the top of his class at UCONN School of Dental Medicine and continued his education at Nova Southeastern University in Florida specializing in orthodontics. He earned his board certification by the American Board of Orthodontics; currently only 20% of all orthodontists are board certified.
Dr. Raney is a member of the American Association of Orthodontists, the Northeast Society of Orthodontists and the American Dental Association. Dr. Raney is proud to be a part of Granby Dental where he practices the latest in orthodontic techniques, including Invisalign. Click here for more information on orthodontics/braces. Click here for information on Invisalign.
Dr. Staci Allen, Pediatric Dentist
Dr. Staci Allen is originally from New York City where she attended St. John’s University and graduated Magna Cum Laude. She then went on to earn her dental degree at Columbia University. In 2012 she moved to CT for her General Practice Residency at St. Francis Hospital and Medical center. She then moved across the country to earn her Pediatric Dental Certificate at NYU Lutheran in San Diego, CA.
Dr. Allen has since returned to CT where she is excited to live with her family. Dr. Allen and her husband recently welcomed a beautiful baby girl. Dr. Allen’s goal is to create a positive dental experience for children that will last them a lifetime. When she is not practicing dentistry, Dr. Allen enjoys hiking, Pilates and traveling.
Dr. Matthew Lepowsky, General Dentist
Dr. Matthew Lepowsky graduated at the top of his class at the University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine, receiving numerous awards for clinical excellence, outstanding academic achievement, and leadership. He completed a General Practice Residency Program at Danbury Hospital, where he received advanced training and experience in all aspects of comprehensive general dentistry, including the latest techniques and technologies. Dr. Lepowsky was honored to be nominated for the 2018 ADA 10 Under 10. He is a member of the American Dental Association, Connecticut State Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, and the Omicron Kappa Upsilon national dental honor society.
A native of Simsbury, Connecticut, Dr. Lepowsky went to UConn for his undergraduate education, receiving his Bachelors in three years as an Honors Scholar. He is glad to be part of the Granby Dental team. In his free time, Dr. Lepowsky enjoys computer programming, cooking, and reality TV.