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Dentist in Darien

Here at Dental Specialists of Darien, our Darien dentist prides themselves in providing our patients with the highest quality dental care. We value our patients’ health as paramount. Our dental staff understands your concerns and anxieties, and enjoys educating our patients and keeping them informed and at ease about their treatments and procedures at all times. Our dental office uses state-of-the-art equipment and technology, and the strictest sterilization techniques.

We strive to make each dental appointment pleasant and stress-free; serving the Darien community to the best of our abilities is always our number one priority. Our Darien dentist offers comprehensive dental care to our patients ranging from general, preventive, restorative and cosmetic dentistry. From a thorough initial exam, to treating cavities and preventing them with fluoride and sealant treatments, to teeth whitening and dental crowns and implants, having a beautiful smile isn’t only about the aesthetics; maintaining dental health and hygiene is essential to one’s overall well-being.

Our doctors, Steven J. Rothenberg, DMD , Marie E. Falcone, DMD, MS, FACP and William Zapata, DDS, MS, FACP are highly acclaimed in the healthcare world. 

Dr. Rothenberg has been in private practice in Darien since 1983. He graduated from SUNY Albany with honors and then continued on to dental school at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. Dr. Rothenberg then completed a general practice residency at Flushing Hospital Medical Center and a three year fellowship in Prosthodontics and Maxillofacial Prosthodontics at Memorial Sloan Kettering. He has been an attending and the Chief of Prosthodontics at Norwalk Hospital since 1990. He is also a past president of the Connecticut Section of the American College of Prosthodontics.Dr. Rothenberg and his wife reside in Weston, CT and have two wonderful children. He enjoys skiing, reading, playing tennis and travelling.

Dr. Marie Falcone is a Board Certified Prosthodontist. After completing her bachelor’s degree at Barnard College, Dr. Falcone pursued her dental degree at the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine. While there, Dr. Falcone was given a full scholarship to complete her Masters in Bioethics. She graduated top ten in her class, and was inducted into the Omicron Kappa Upsilon Dental Honor Society.Dr. Falcone then went on to specialize in the field of Prosthodontics at the University of Connecticut Health Center. She trained under the world’s best faculty and obtained her Masters Degree in Dental Science. She is also involved in volunteer dental work and has travelled to Sitka, Alaska and Costa Rica to provide dental work for people in need.Dr. Falcone was born and raised on Long Island and now enjoys residing in Fairfield County with her husband. She enjoys cooking and baking, travelling and spending time with her family. She is currently the Vice President of the Connecticut section of the Americal College of Prosthodontics.

They have a wide range of knowledge and experience in the field of dental health, and we are excited for you to meet them. Make an appointment with our Darien dentist by calling, (203) 836-2744, today!


24 Old Kings Highway S
Darien, CT 06820
(203) 836-2744