Dr. Alan P. Friedler

Dr. Alan P. Friedler

Top Dentist 2020 in Connecticut Magazine

Dr. Alan Friedler was voted among Connecticut Magazine's Top Dentists in 2020.

I have always believed that patients are people first with real issues and concerns when it comes to their health. As such, it’s very important for me to first understand the patient who has the problem rather than the problem the patient has. Earning my patients trust is the greatest gift!

Dr. Alan Friedler has been a trusted and respected dentist in the Greater New Haven area and the Connecticut Shoreline for over 35 years. He has served the needs of local and regional families for generations and his experience ranges from general family dentistry to cosmetic, restorative and implant services. Doc, as he is known to his friends and patients, is a graduate of the University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine, the prestigious L.D. Pankey Institute for Advanced Dental Education and the Center for Dental Implants among many others. He is a Fellow of the Academy of General Dentistry, and a Fellow of the International Dental Implant Association. He is certified in hard and soft tissue laser therapies. Doc has dedicated decades of service as a Clinical Instructor at the Yale General Practice Residency as well as the Hospital of St. Raphael’s Oral Surgery Residency Program.

Dr. Friedler resides in Madison, CT. with his wife Laurie. He is the proud father of three grown sons. Doc is a music enthusiast and you can sometimes see him take out his guitar to play for a patient or at local venues. He loves chess, photography, golf and model railroading.

  • Graduate: University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine, Farmington, CT
  • Fellow: International Dental Implant Association, Academy of General Dentistry
  • Alumnus: L.D. Pankey Institute for Advanced Dental Education
  • Member: American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, Academy of General Dentistry, Connecticut State Dental Association, American Dental Association, International Dental Implant Association
  • Clinical Instructor: Yale Dental Residency Program
  • Guest Lecturer: Saint Raphael Oral Surgery Residency Program
  • Author: Articles in leading dental journals
  • Lecturer: To dentists on progressive techniques
  • Consultant: To dental manufacturers on emerging technology