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Meet Dr. Dibner

Aurora Dibner, DMD, FACP, MDSc

Dr. Aurora Dibner is a Board-Certified Prosthodontist who prides herself in expertly restoring patients to their vision of superior dental health, function and esthetics through her craft.

A lifelong resident of Connecticut, Dr. Dibner is honored to be providing care to the patients of Coastal Connecticut Dentistry. Though passionate for the rigor of dentistry and meticulous in her attention to detail, it is Dr. Dibner’s eagerness to listen and communicate that allows her to achieve outstanding outcomes for her patients. She is dedicated to ensuring that her patients both understand the treatment options available to them and feel comfortable and confident in her care.

Dr. Dibner graduated number one in her class from UCONN Dental School in 2010, an achievement for which she received academic distinction from the Alpha Omega International Dental Fraternity. After graduation, she completed a year-long General Practice Residency at Hartford Hospital before returning to the UCONN Dental School to specialize in Prosthodontics. As she pursued her specialty, Dr. Dibner was awarded several prestigious national research accolades including the Stanley D. Tylman Award and the John J. Sharry Prosthodontic Award for outstanding research. Dr. Dibner completed her specialty program and achieved Board Certification in Prosthodontics in 2014. She maintains certification as a Diplomate of the American Board of Prosthodontics.

With her advanced training as a Prosthodontist, Dr. Dibner can provide her patients with treatment options that range from the surgical placement and restoration of implants, to crown and bridge work, veneers, orthodontic treatment, fillings, dentures and more. Through her pursuit of continuing education and the modern digital technology offered at Coastal Connecticut Dentistry, Dr. Dibner can offer her patients treatment options at the forefront of modern Prosthodontics.

Professional Organizations:

  • Diplomate of the American College of Prosthodontics
  • Omicron Kappa Upsilon Honor Dental Society - Phi Chi Chapter
  • American Dental Association
  • Hartford Dental Association

Awards:

  • Stanley D. Tylman Research Award (2014)
  • Second Place Finalist in the John J. Sharry Prosthodontic Research Award (2014)
  • American Academy of Fixed Prosthodontics Tylman Research Grant (2013)
  • The Dr. Dick A. D’Allesandro Award (2011)
  • Alpha Omega Fraternity Award (2010)
  • Phi Chi Chapter of Omicron Kappa Upsilon 2010 Inductee
  • Academy of Dental Material Award (2010)
  • American Academy of Esthetic Dentistry Award (2010)
  • American Academy of Periodontology Award (2010)
  • Dr. Richard Topazian Prize (2010)
  • Olmstead Prize in Geriatrics (2010)
  • Recipient of the Dr. Gilbert LeVine Mellion And Ruth Berman Mellion Award (2009)

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