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How Much Do Dental Implants Cost in New Haven County?

Of all the tooth replacement options available, a dental implant is the best one for most patients. But to get the best, you must be ready to pay a higher cost. The average dental implant usually costs somewhere between $5,000 and $6,000. This is higher than the cost of a bridge, but an implant offers […]

An Overview of the Dental Implant Process

Replacing a missing or damaged tooth with a dental implant is the best option for most people. A dental implant is a permanent, long-lasting solution that looks and functions like a natural tooth and keeps the jaw bone strong.  Are you thinking about getting a dental implant? If so, this overview of the dental implant […]

4 Signs You Have Periodontal (Gum) Disease

Do you have periodontal (gum) disease? It may be difficult to know for sure without the help of a dentist or periodontist. Periodontal disease is an infection of the gums from a buildup of bacteria on and under the gums. When diagnosed and treated early it can be easily cured, but when left untreated it […]

Office Reopening 6/1/20

We are pleased to announce that as of June 1st, Golia Dental will be reopening to all patients. Our entire team has missed seeing your smiling faces at our office and we’re eager to get back to work. While our practice was closed, Dr. Golia spent time consulting with other doctors, reading the latest research […]

Traditional vs Implant Supported Dentures

Do you need to have the majority of your teeth replaced? If your teeth are beyond restoration, you may need a full mouth replacement. In this case dentures are likely your best and most affordable option.  Dentures are a complete set of false teeth attached to a base that resembles your natural gums. How they […]

Autoimmune Disease: Effects on Your Dental Health

We rely on the immune system to protect us from infectious diseases and, for the most part, it does a good job of it. Sometimes, though, the immune system goes into overdrive and begins attacking the body itself. This is called an autoimmune disease. There are many types of autoimmune diseases, each affecting different parts […]

4 Tips to Protect Your Teeth as You Get Older

We have a lot to worry about as we get older. Crow’s feet, cholesterol screenings, retirement funds—they’re probably all on your mind, but don’t forget about your teeth. Just like your skin and hair, your teeth change with age. It’s not just the wear and tear of daily use for the past several decades that […]

3 Key Benefits of an Electric Toothbrush

Electronic toothbrushes have become more accessible than ever before. With very inexpensive, disposable models carried at grocery stores and big-box retailers, you can buy an electric toothbrush for less than $10. Traditional electronic toothbrushes may cost more but now come with a wide range of innovative features. If you haven’t made the switch yet, here […]

Dental Implant Procedure: A Step by Step Guide

Compared to other dental procedures, such as having a cavity filled or a bridge placed, the process of getting dental implants can seem much more invasive and involved. Fortunately, it is a process that has been tested and used on millions of patients around the world. By many, dental implants are the gold standard for […]

4 Tips for Preventing Bad Breath

People are embarrassed about having bad breath, but the truth is, if you’re human, you’ve had bad breath at some point in your life. Have seasonal allergies? Breathing through your mouth because your nose is congested causes halitosis. Love garlicky pasta dinners or hummus? You too have had bad breath. While we’d never recommend forgoing […]

About

Dr. Golia and his team are dedicated to providing you with superb, personalized care and service from the time you first call, to the time we say good-bye. We are here to serve you and to acquaint ourselves with your needs, your problems, and your hesitations. We treat people, not patients; where experience meets compassion.

ROBERT T. GOLIA, DDS, FAGD

2319 Whitney Avenue, Suite 1C
Hamden, CT 06518

Phone: 203-248-7400

Office Hours:

Monday: 9:00am-6:00pm
Tuesday: 8:00am-5:00pm
Wednesday: 8:00am-5:00pm
Thursday: 7:00am-4:00pm