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Dr. Luis Brea Jr., FAGD, DICOI

Family Dentist in Bridgeport, CT

Dr. Luis Brea Jr. graduated from the Universidad Autonoma de Santo Domingo in 1993, and later received the degree in Doctor of Dental Surgery (D.D.S.) from New York University in 1996. And certified in implantology from Brookdale Hospital and NYU.  Dr. Brea is a Clinical Assistant Professor at the department of Advanced international Esthetic Program at New York University and Director of Fundamentals of Occlusion Course. He is also a faculty and co-director of the USA Advanced Dental Institute where he trains dentists from all over the world in implant and Cosmetic Dentistry. Dr. Brea holds a Fellowship status in the Academy of General Dentistry and a Diplomate of the International Congress of Oral Implantology. He is married with Angeline and has three children. Dr Brea enjoys Flying in his spare time holding a private pilot’s license.

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Dental Care Professionals

Elena Franco

Dental assistant

Elena Franco graduated as Dental Hygienist from Colombia University in 1998. Since she started working with Dr. Brea, she has shown strong expertise in evaluating a patient’s overall oral health and following through with oral hygiene procedures based on patient’s individual health history. She has  extensive knowledge of dental terminology, and can effectively provide hygiene instructions to patients along with dispensing oral hygiene aids in an effectual manner. 

Karla Zapata

Dental assistant

Karla Zapata received her dental assistant degree from Valley  Medical Institute in Bridgeport in 2016.  Excellent clinical and customer relations skills gained through a year of experience within high-volume dental practices. Display a warm, friendly demeanor and gentle touch during all dental procedures, earning consistent praise from patients and employers. Efficient and precise in chair side dental assisting.

Jeneva Ortiz

Dental Hygienist

Geneva Ortiz received her Bachelors of Dental Hygiene Degree from FONES School of Dental Hygiene in 2012. Dedicated and sympathetic Dental Hygienist with a strong record of safe and professional patient service. Compassionate, versatile, and enthusiastic Dental Hygienist with more than 5 years of experience delivering top-quality care to patients of all ages. Particularly skilled in working with children and the elderly. Valued team member with collaborative attitude, excellent process improvement abilities, and dedication to office growth.

Diana Franco

Front desk

Diana Franco is from Colombia. She works as front desk Receptionist, she is efficient in time management with exceptional multitasking and organizational skills. Had sound knowledge in dental and medical terminology. Proficient in office management computer programs. She had good experience with many different types of insurance and there coverage plans.

Onoris Brea

Front desk

Onoris Brea Dedicated and energized Dental Front Office Receptionist with 11-plus-year hands-on experience in managing front desk operations, dental records, treatment plans, appointment scheduling and follow-up. Profound ability to explain treatment plans to the clients. Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills in Spanish and English.

Monday – Friday: 8:00 am – 6:00 pm
Saturday – Sunday : Closed
Call: (203) 853-2732

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COVID-19 Update

We are thrilled to announce that North Avenue Advanced Dental Center has reopened.

Infection control has always been a top priority for North Avenue Advanced Dental Center and you may have noticed this during your previous visits to our office. Our infection control processes are made so that when you receive care, it is both safe and comfortable. During the closure we have further refined our infection control procedures to include the new recommendations due to the COVID-19 pandemic per the American Dental Association (ADA), the U.S Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Occupational Safety and Health Association (OSHA). We follow the recommendations of these agencies so that we are up-to-date on any new rulings or guidance that may be issued. We do this to ensure that our infection control procedures are current and adhere to each agencies’ recommendations.