Meet with Dr. Goetz and you will quickly discover an uncommon gentleness and sincerity. Surrounded by an environment often correlating personal success with financial gain, Dr. Goetz is motivated by an ability to restore patient’s oral and overall health, personal confidence, and comfort in going to the dentist’s office. As he welcomes new patients all effort is made to avoid you feeling like another number.
Dr. Goetz, originally from Long Island, NY, joined Waterford Dental Associates in November, 2004. He graduated from the University of Buffalo Dental School in 2003 and subsequently attended a general practice residency at the VA Hospital in Houston, TX. At his residency he broadened his scope of practice in implant placement, periodontal surgery, root canals and other facets of general practice.
Dr. Goetz's confidence as a clinician is conveyed directly onto his patients by means of a guarantee on his work:
Implants, Crowns, Bridges, Veneers - Recementing or replacement necessary due to porcelain fracture or recurrent decay is no charge within 5 years after initial treatment.
Fillings - Loss of bonding or replacement due to recurrent decay within two years.
Dentures and Partials - Repairs or necessary relines within two years.
Root Canals - Patient credit for specialist retreatment or credit towards extraction and replacement if symptoms are not resolved or return within two years.
He currently resides in East Haddam, CT with his wife, Vita, an associate professor at Goodwin College in East Hartford, daughter Jacqueline and son Joseph. They are also proud parents of labs Jake and Gravy.
Dr. Goetz is a member in good standing with the American Dental Assocation, Connecticut State Dental Association and the New London Country Dental Society. He attends several continuing education courses annually to keep up-to-date on the latest technical advances.