Welcome to Our Practice

Serving Norwich, Waterford, Plainfield, Colchester, Lisbon & Preston, CT

Norwich Family & Cosmetic Dentistry is Southeastern Connecticut’s leading family and cosmetic dentist. Located across the street from Backus Hospital in Norwich, Connecticut, we believe that a beautiful smile can brighten your life and that strong teeth and gums are essential to your health.

Our office is equipped with state-of-the-art technology that is designed to help treat and prevent dental issues. Whether you suspect that you have a cavity or you’re stopping in for your regular cleaning and checkup, you can always expect the very best in dental care from us.

Below is a list of services we provide:

-Cosmetic Dentistry
-Dental Implants
-Family Dentistry
-Emergency Dentistry
-Crowns and Bridges

For a full list of services, please click here

We provide comprehensive family dentistry services throughout the Norwich, CT; Waterford, CT; Preston, CT; Plainfield, CT; Colchester, CT and Lisbon, CT areas. Our team of dentists and dental professionals will help you feel comfortable and confident that you are in great hands!

We provide everything from general dentistry to teeth whitening and dental bridges to help you look your best and ensure that your dental health is up to par. Call today to schedule your appointment with us!

  • Dr.
    Sami Yousuf

    Dr. Yousuf graduated from the State University of New York Stony Brook, where he earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering Science. 

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  • Dr.
    Joseph Palumbo

    Dr. Palumbo received his undergraduate degree in Biology from the State University of New York at Stony Brook before earning his dental degree from New York University College of Dentistry in 1997.

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Emergency Dental Solutions for Norwich & Surrounding Areas!

Our team is here when you need us most. Whether you suffered a mouth injury playing sports or have a severe toothache, you can count on us to provide immediate emergency services. The Norwich Family & Cosmetic Dentistry team has provided premier family dentistry solutions for patients in Norwich, Lisbon and throughout the surrounding areas for years. Whether you need a routine cleaning or a cosmetic procedure, our friendly, experienced and dedicated staff are here to help! When you choose us as your family dentist, you will be working with a team that not only has extensive experience in the field, but that also cares deeply for the oral health of you and your family. Whether you are in Norwich or one of the surrounding towns, we would love to hear from you! Schedule an appointment with us below, or call to learn more about what we can do for you.


What Our Clients Say About Us

  • "I absolutely love comes into this office everyone is so friendly. Everything went nice and smooth I didn't feel any pain and I was in and out. My teeth feel so much better I was shown the proper ways to keep my teeth healthy. Ann Marie was a very big help along with Dr. Yousuf . Highly recommended everyone make you feel right at home."
    Kris Cote Jr.
  • "Love the staff! Have been going for over 10 years and they have gained quite a few of my friends and family now who are very pleased with their services!"
    Tammi robins
  • "Great staff. Handicap accessible. Very warm and explain everything. Made me feel very relaxed. Wonderful experience. My new dentist."
    Brendaly Vega-Coburn
  • "Had horrible experiences in the past with dentists I wish I would have found these guys sooner they are absolutely the best in Norwich and all of New London County all the dentists and assistants are just the best even the receptionist are awesome haven't seen this many professionals that actually care about their patients in one place ever"

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  • Periodontal (Gum) Disease

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  • Oral Hygiene for Kids

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  • Fillings

    If you have never had a cavity, congratulations! If you have had one, you are not alone. About 78% of us have had at least one cavity by the time we reach age 17, according to a 2000 report by the U.S. Surgeon General. Fortunately there's a time-tested treatment for cavities: the dental filling. Fillings ...

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  • Orthodontic FAQs

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  • Sinus Surgery

    If you want to replace a missing or failing tooth with a state-of-the-art dental implant (watch dental implant video), your dentist will first need to make sure that you have sufficient bone in your jaw to anchor the implant. This is true no matter what type of tooth is being replaced. However, if it ...

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  • Tips to Prevent Cavities

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  • Preventive Dentistry

    You've no doubt heard it said that an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. In dentistry, you might say it's worth two pounds. Maybe even thousands of dollars. That's because dental problems can become exponentially more expensive — and painful — the longer they go unaddressed. Fortunately, ...

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