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Meet Dr. Gelb






    David A. Gelb, DDS completed his DDS and Certificate in Periodontics at Columbia University School of Dental and Oral Surgery in New York and his implant surgical training at the University of Toronto.  He is a Diplomat of the American Academy of Periodontology, a Fellow Academy of Osseointegration, and a Fellow American and International college of Dentists.  He is on staff at Hartford Hospital and has provided implant services in West Hartford for over twenty-five years.


    Dr. Gelb has achieved global recognition as a leader in Implant dentistry having pioneered surgical procedures for finite esthetics in implant dentistry, immediate implant placement, and bone regeneration.  He lectures nationally and internationally at major implant meetings and publishes extensively in journals worldwide on implant denistry.  He developed the "Gelb Radiographic Depth Guage," a diagnostic surgical guide to heighten precise and optimum implant placement, and designed "The Implant Tracker," a comprehensive software program to manage the Implant practice.


Dr. Gelb continues to move forward with innovative implant surgical procedures including the unsurpassed "Teeth-In-One-Hour" and immediate loading.  Dr. Gelb maintains a private practice limited to Periodontics and Implant Surgery in his state-of-the-art facility in West Hartford, Connecticut, where he and his dedicated staff serve patients from all over the world.


Dr. Gelb and his wife live in West Hartford.  Dr. Gelb's wife Susanne Gelb, DDS is a Cosmetic Dentist in Hartford.  They enjoy spending time with their four children and grandchildren.  They are active in the community and are dedicated to their family, friends, neighbors and especially their patients.