About Our Team

DR. Peter DANTINI, Jr.


1989 – Southbury Training School General

1988 – Practice Residency

1988 – 1986 -Loyola University School of Dentistry, D.D.S.

1986 – 1984 – University of Detroit School of Dentistry Loyola University, B.S.

1984 – 1976 – New Canaan High School

Academic Honors:

1988 – First Prize for basic research in studying the effect of two staining agents on various composites when exposed to peridex.

Practice Experience

Private General Dental Practice since 1990.

1988 – 1989: Worked with physically and mentally handicapped adults while a resident at Southbury Training School. Provided for all their dental needs from simple dental care to one-day general sedation in a hospital setting.

Didactics, rotations, and typical patient care were administered through Danbury Hospital.

Professional Organizations and Memberships

  • •Norwalk Hospital– Staff member
  • •Connecticut State Dental Association Former Chairman of the Computer Committee
  • •Former CSDA state level delegate
  • •Stamford Dental Society – Past President
  • •Pierre Fauchard Academy
  • •Former Waveny Center Staff member


Journal of the Michigan Academy of General Dentistry, “Connecticut Bridge”

The Stamford Advocate, “The Connecticut Bridge”, February 6, 1996

Community Involvement

  • • Knights of Columbus, New Canaan, CT
  • • Springdale Neighborhood Association – Former board member
  • • The Tres Dias National Convention, St. Marks Church, New Canaan, CT – Communications Chair in 1991
  • • Who’s Who Among Rising Young Americans
  • • WSTC Radio’s Norwalk Hospital Health Hour – Guest speaker
  • • Dental Center of Stamford– Dental Director, former member of the Board.

The Dantini Dental of Stamford office staff is a team of dental professionals who are dedicated to making your visits to our practice as positive as possible. We are pleased to present their pictures and contact information for your convenience.

Office Staff:

Hygienist: Alessandra Tchir

Alessandra Tchir joined Dantini Dental of Stamford in August 2008. She is a graduate of the Phones Dental Hygiene School in Bridgeport (one of the oldest and prestigious dental hygiene schools in the country). Alessandra is fluent in Portugese and some Spanish. Alessandra is looking foward to meeting you on your next recare/cleaning exam.