Dr. Avinash S. Bidra

Meet Dr. Avinash S. Bidra

Dr. Avinash S. Bidra is a distinguished leader in prosthodontics who brings world-class care to Hartford and Glastonbury, CT.

His wide-ranging expertise allows him to offer cutting-edge solutions that address patients' unique needs, from the simple to the complex.

Learn what draws patients to Dr. Bidra at Advanced Cosmetic and Implant Dentistry.

A World-Class Prosthodontist Serving Glastonbury & Hartford

Distinguished Prosthodontist

Dr. Bidra is a board-certified oral and maxillofacial prosthodontist, a specialist who focuses on the restoration and replacement of missing teeth using dental implants. Prosthodontists are the experts, general dentists turn to, in difficult tooth restoration and replacement cases. Dr. Bidra also has a sub-specialty in maxillofacial prosthodontics, an even more advanced specialization in prosthodontics that focuses on rehabilitative reconstruction of missing parts of the jaws. 

In recognition of his contributions to advancement of Prosthodontics, Dr. Bidra has been awarded the 'Distinguished Clinician Award' in 2019 as well as the 'Educator of the Year Award' in 2023 by the American College of Prosthodontists. Dr. Bidra is also the Past-President of the Connecticut Section of the American College of Prosthodontists. 

Innovator in His Field

Dr. Bidra’s diagnostic and treatment protocols for implant-supported bridges using just four dental implants are used worldwide by clinicians and prosthodontics programs. In addition, he has invented components for implant prosthetic components used for the All-on-4 treatment for which he was awarded a United States patent. This product is commercially available and used by dentists and dental technicians around the United States. Dr. Bidra is also a co-inventor of a unique implant design. More recently, he researched on an oral rinse to inactivate the COVID-19 virus, reducing the risk of spreading the virus during dental procedures.

Esteemed Educator

Dr. Bidra trains other dentists around the United States on dental implants and is the Director of the Prosthodontics Residency Program at the University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine. He is also a Clinical Professor who teaches advanced prosthodontics, implant surgery, and maxillofacial prosthodontics to postgraduate dental residents.

Dr. Bidra has been awarded the the 'Educator of the Year Award' in 2023 by the American College of Prosthodontists. 

Meet Dr. Avinash S. Bidra

Our board-certified prosthodontist, Dr. Avinash S. Bidra, is known for accomplishments like earning the 2023 American College of Prosthodontists "Educator of the Year" award and receiving a U.S. Patent Award in implant dentistry. For him, though, there is no greater honor than the opportunity to help his dental patients. Let him lend his training and compassion to your care.

A Compassionate Prosthodontist With a Gentle Touch

"Dear Dr. Bidra,
Since I walked in the door, your energy, passion and attention to detail and the goal to attain perfection was noticeable! You were so gentle in your treatment and your staff are all so wonderful. Thank you for giving my smile back and giving me all the confidence back"

Dr. Bidra uses advanced technology and focuses on gentle, one-on-one patient care to create personalized dental treatments.

His mission for every patient is to provide them with a healthy, beautiful smile so they can live their lives to the fullest, smiling confidently and relishing every meal.

Our practice's spa-like dental office in Glastonbury, CT, promotes Dr. Bidra's emphasis on wellness by offering a serene environment for treatment. Dr. Bidra is uniquely qualified to offer a "one doctor, one office, one day" model for comprehensive implant dentistry which significantly improves patient's experience and convenience, but also reduces the overall treatment expenses for his patients.

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Want the Best? But Worried About Costs?


Our Glastonbury practice works hard to make a beautiful and functional smile available to as many people as possible. To help overcome obstacles, we offer payments in installments and also accept payments through CareCredit®. With smaller monthly payments and low or zero interest, many patients realize a healthy, beautiful smile is within reach.

Are You Looking for a Specialist In All-on-4® Dental Implants?


Dr. Bidra is an expert in All-on-4® dental implants for denture wearers. In fact, he has developed diagnostic, treatment, and maintenance protocols used by clinicians and prosthodontics programs around the world. He has also invented components used with implants and co-invented an implant design.

"Dr. Bidra brought a beautiful smile back to my face."

This patient was nervous about the state of her teeth, but working with Dr. Avinash S. Bidra quickly put her at ease. He placed implants and a restoration to improve the oral function and aesthetics of her smile. She says our team worked with her well-being in mind and the procedure was seamless and comfortable.

"I Highly Recommend Dr. Bidra."


Adam Buckley


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The staff is all very nice, and Dr. Bidra is extremely talented. I am very happy that I chose them for my dental implant, and will definitely return if I need another in the future.

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Aimee Fletcher


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I highly recommend Dr. Bidra. Not only is he the best at what he does, but he truly cares about his patients. I was a little anxious to have the procedure done, Dr. Bidra went out of his way to make sure I was comfortable and put any concerns to rest.

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Dr. Bidra has received numerous awards and frequently lectures at National and International Scientific Conferences in Dentistry

Advanced Cosmetic and Implant Dentistry

Advanced Cosmetic and Implant Dentistry

Dr. Avinash S. Bidra is a nationally renowned dentist who has been providing world-class advanced cosmetic and implant dentistry for decades. He and his team are members of prestigious dental organizations, including:

  • American College of Prosthodontists
  • American Academy of Maxillofacial Prosthetics
  • American Board of Prosthodontics
  • American Academy of Fixed Prosthodontics
  • American Dental Association
  • Connecticut State Dental Association

For best-in-class dental care, request a consultation online or call us a (860) 659-8660.

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