Dr. Kostrzewski, also known as “Dr. K”, he earned his Doctor of Medicine in Dentistry degree from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in 1992. In 1993, he completed a general practice residency at University Hospital in Stony Brook, which placed an emphasis on medically compromised patients, dental trauma, sedation and treating the fearful patients.
Dr. Kostrzewski ’s love for dentistry extends beyond just practicing it. Dr. K has a passion for dentistry and helping patients. Dr. Kostrzewski also serves as a consultant to major dental manufacturers and dental laboratories, due to his extensive knowledge of the dental industry. That knowledge comes from decades of giving outstanding results for patients just like you.
Through his training in dental trauma and treating fearful patients, Dr. Kostrzewski has developed a very useful ability to help his patients feel as comfortable as possible during dental work and dental operations. Dr. K is well aware that nearly everyone goes into a dental procedure with a little bit of fear and anxiety. And for Dr. K, his priority is getting the job done and making sure that his patients are comfortable the whole way through. It’s a tough thing to keep people calm while drilling into their teeth! But through experience and learning that different patients have different needs, Dr. K helps keep his patients calm, even through some of the most difficult parts of dental work. It’s hard to find a dentist who can truly empathize with his patients- and Dr. Kostrzewski is one of those rare dentists. Dr. K truly cares about his patients. His training and experience in treating fearful patients means that Dr. K knows tried-and-true techniques to help patients calm down before and during procedures. If you or you know someone who is fearful of the Dentist, consider having them get in touch with Dr. Kostrzewski.
We are all a little bit fearful of dental procedures. But with Dr. Kostrzewski, decades of experience and training give him an edge in helping fearful patients calm down. So if you’re one of those people who is quite literally scared to go to the dentist, check out Dr. Kostrzewski . He’s one of the rare Dentists who is trained on keeping nervous and fearful patients calm. And that’s a skill that comes with years and years of experience, dealing with many different typed of patients. Don’t forget, since he’s a fantastic dentist in his own right, you can rest assured that you are in good hands when you’re with Dr. K.
Dr. Kostrzewski has completed hundreds of hours of continuing education courses and also earned a BS degree from Villanova University. His eye for creating passionate teams earned him the moniker “Coach K”. And that includes his team of Dentists, Oral Hygenists, and office staff. In 2000, he founded “The Winning Dentist,” a team of consultants who help assemble passionate teams, functional work systems, and also to provide motivation and help implement effective marketing for Dentists.
Along with his numerous published academic articles, Dr. Kostrzewski authored a resource manual named “Creating Passionate Aesthetic Dental Teams.” This books is designed to help dentists, office managers and employees from top-to-bottom become a cohesive team. Through his coaching experience, Dr. Kostrzewski realized the parallels between running a great sports team and running a great business. We think that's pretty genius! Dr. K's vision was something like this: From top to bottom, everyone needs to be a team player and have the same goal: to help the Dental practice thrive. So to help other Dental practitioners and Dental office managers, Dr. Kostrzewski took on his "Coach K." role decided to publish a resource manual to spread his knowledge to other Dental practices. Dr. Kostrzewski’s manual is all about building a successful “team” in a Dental practice, and it has worked in many Dental practices after the teachings in Dr. Kostrzewski’s manual were put into practice. Making an efficient workplace allows Dr. K to concentrate on more important things, like his patients. We think spreading his ideas was a great call, and Dr. K has helped numerous Dental practices.
Dr. Kostrzewski was also a Clinical Instructor at the Hornbrook Group in Chicago, where he trained other dentists in cosmetic dentistry and full mouth rehabilitation. Those are two fields that require some serious expertise to become proficient. To teach others in such complex and delicate Dentistry shows how skillful Dr. Kostrzewski is. You don't get to teach others without being really, really good, and an example of cool-headedness under pressure. Dr. K has published numerous articles that were featured in dental journals such as Dental Town, The Crown Council, and the Dental Leader. Despite being such a busy man, Dr. Kostrzewski is always writing and keeping up with the latest developments in the Dentistry industry. And also, since he is such an expert in the the dental industry, Dr. K also serves as a consultant to major dental manufacturers and dental laboratories lending his experience to them to help develop better projects and techniques.
In addition, Dr. Kostrzewski has completed hundreds of hours of continuing education courses to keep current with the latest developments in his field. Dental technology is moving fast, and Dr. Kostrzewski always makes sure he knows about cutting-edge technology and techniques. And Dr. K isn’t going to jump on the newest trend, either- he believes in research and development, so you can rest assured that every tool and method that Dr. Kostrzewski uses is going to be one that helps minimize your discomfort and help Dr. K get his job done as quickly, efficiently, and precisely as possible.
That's one of the big reasons that people keep coming back to Dr. Kostrzewski - he is personable, comforts his patients, and is incredibly precise and diligent in his work. Dr. Kostrzewski helps patients feel at home while they are getting their dental work- no easy task. Many people have gone to the dentist and had their mouth looked like similar to the way a mechanic looks at a car: "you've gotta fix this, this sucker looks pretty bad too..." you know what we mean. But not so with Dr. K. He tells his patients exactly what's going on- in plain English- so that his patients can rest assured that specific problems are being addressed. It's no lie that bedside manner makes a big difference, and Dr. Kostrzewski knows how how make his patients feel comfortable. In our opinion, that makes a huge difference when choosing what Dentist to visit. That's why we are big fans of Dr. Kostrzewski.
Dr. Kostrzewski’s office is a state-of-the-art facility as well. Since Dr. Kostrzewski loves keeping up with the latest technology in the industry, he invests in technology that helps his patients. Dr. Kostrzewski slo offers a wide range of dental services. Dr. K handles nearly all dental issues. Everything from root canals to cosmetic dentistry, with his comprehensive experience practicing Dental medicine, Dr. Kostrzewski has developed an unrivaled skillset. From treating fearful patients and patients with serious dental trauma, Dr. Kostrzewski is equipped to handle any dental challenge that’s thrown at him. You should give Dr. K a call today and see if he can help you out with any dental issues that you might be experiencing. He might be able to help you out and change your life!
Let's also not forget that Dr. Kostrzewski promotes a big focus on teamwork in the workplace, so you can be sure that he has built a fantastic team of Dentists and staff to help him serve his patients as well as possible. This helps Dr. K. give more attention to patients, and that's a win-win for himself and his patients. Dr. K is proud to be part of a team that loves what they do and take pride in providing top-notch dental care for their patients. It's taken him a long time to build such a great team, and it's certainly something to be proud of. His office works like a well-oiled machine! Personally a visit to Dr. K is something we look forward to.
Dr. K’s commitment to his patients and profession show that Dr. K is a dentist who loves what he does and takes pride in providing top-notch dental care for his patients. If you are looking for a dentist who will give you the best possible care, then look no further than Dr. Walter Kostrzewski at Stony Hill Dental Care. Dr. Kostrzewski will take care of you and make sure that you are as comfortable as possible during your visit. Get in touch with Dr. Kostrzewski today and you won’t dread going to the Dentist anymore!
If you’re looking for someone with experience, knowledge, and a personal touch, Dr. Walter Kostrzewski is the dentist to visit! It doesn't matter what your dental issue might be, Dr. K will be able to help you out. Even if you're afraid of the Dentist, Dr. K makes the experience as easy as possible. There's no reason not to get in touch today if you've been putting off anything to do with your teeth!
Here's where you can reach Dr. Kostrzewski
Stony Hill Dental Care
76 Stony Hill Rd
Bethel, CT 06801
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