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Avinash S Bidra, D.D.S., M.S., F.A.C.P.

Director, Post-Graduate Prosthodontics
Academic Office Location:
Reconstructive Sciences
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue, L7041
Farmington, CT 06030-1615
Phone: 860-679-2649
Fax: 860-679-1370

Dr. Bidra is a Board Certified Maxillofacial Prosthodontist and Director of the Prosthodontics Residency Program at UCONN School of Dental Medicine. He teaches Advanced Prosthodontics, Implant Surgery and Maxillofacial Prosthodontics to post-graduate dental residents. He lectures on dental implants at regional, national and international meetings, as well as published extensively in international scientific journals. He has developed diagnostic and treatment protocols for full arch fixed implant prostheses (hybrid prosthesis) that are used by many clinicians and prosthodontics programs in the United States. He has invented implant prosthetic components and co-invented an implant design.

Dr Bidra's practice is located in Meriden, CT and is limited to Prosthodontics and Implant Surgery, with an emphasis on Esthetics and Full Arch Fixed Implant Bridges.

Journal Articles


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    Bidra, Avinash; Curtis, Donald Journal of the American Dental Association (1939) 2016 Jun;147(6):389