Dr. Kenneth P. Nogacek graduated from the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine in 1989. After earning his dental degree, Dr. Nogacek served in the U.S. Navy for five years. He was stationed in Cherry Point, N.C. and at the U.S Submarine Base in Groton, CT.
During his time in the Navy, Dr. Nogacek was deployed to northern Iraq as part of the humanitarian operation to aid the Kurdish refugees. He is a veteran of the first Gulf War.
Dr. Nogacek has completed post-graduate training in endodontics (root canals), oral surgery, and TMJ (jaw joint) disorders. Dr. Nogacek completed a two-year training program at NYU in the placement and restoration of dental implants. Dr. Nogacek also taught implant dentistry at NYU.
Dr. Nogacek has been certified in sedation dentistry through the Dental Organization for Conscious Sedation (DOCS) and continues to take advanced courses in sedation dentistry. He routinely treats anxious patients with extremely safe sedation techniques.
Dr. Nogacek is a member of the New London County Dental Society and its Peer Review Committee. He is also a member of the American Dental Association, DOCS, the American Association of Cosmetic Dentistry, and the International Congress of Oral Implantology, where he is currently working on his fellowship.
Dr. Nogacek and his wife reside in Ledyard with their two daughters. He enjoys spending time with his family, especially watching his girls ride their horses. Dr. Nogacek is active in his community and St. David’s Episcopal Church.
American Dental Association, Connecticut State Dental Association, New London County Dental Association, International Congress of Oral Implantology
Waterford Dental Health
177 Boston Post Road Waterford, CT 06385
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