Learn More About Our Cromwell & Berlin Dental Office

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Welcome to Advanced Dental!

About us

Welcome to Advanced Dental, a locally-owned, private practice dental office providing all aspects of dentistry at our locations in Berlin and Cromwell, Connecticut.

With over 55 years of combined dental experience, our highly trained doctors & team are committed to providing personalized dental care of the highest quality to each and every patient.

We are experts at cosmetic, implant and reconstructive dentistry.
Using the latest, state-of-the-art equipment, we can create the smile of your dreams. At our friendly office you’ll enjoy an unrushed atmosphere and world-class dental care.

See for yourself why we’re known for our smiles!

Meet the Doctor

Dr. Mike Maroon (DMD, FACE, FAGD)

Michael “Dr. Mike” Maroon, DMD, FACE, FAGD has been serving the Central Connecticut community for over 25 years. He is an expert Cosmetic & Implant Dentist in Connecticut with a complete understanding of Functional Esthetic Dentistry. He restores smiles with the latest technology and finest materials that dentistry has to offer in a comfortable, caring, fun environment. He is truly an artist, and patients come from all over the world for an original “Maroon” smile! He has over 25 years of successful placement and restoration of Dental Implants. Originally from Methuen, Massachusetts, Dr. Mike received a Bachelor of Science degree in 1982 from Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and a Doctor of Dental Medicine degree in 1986 from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in Boston, Massachusetts. Since then, he has dedicated his life to staying on the leading edge of dentistry and has received numerous awards for this commitment to excellence. He has earned Fellowships in the Academy of Comprehensive Esthetics, the Academy of General Dentistry, the International Academy of Dental/Facial Esthetics, the International Congress of Oral Implantologists, and a Mastership in the International Academy of Implant Prosthodontics. Dr. Mike has trained with some of the most recognized dentists in the world and has received advanced training in Functional Esthetic Dentistry from the Center for Advanced Dental Education in St. Petersburg, Florida, and the Seattle Institute for Advanced Dental Studies in Seattle, Washington. Dr. Mike has also received advanced training in Functional Orthodontics and utilizes the knowledge he has obtained to provide you with the best that dentistry has to offer! He has also received Advanced Aesthetic Certification and Advanced Full-Mouth Restoration Certification from the Pacific Aesthetic Continuum in San Francisco, California, and Master Aesthetic Certification from the Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental Studies in Las Vegas, Nevada and has been an instructor at both programs. In addition, Dr. Mike has received advanced training in Dental Implantology by completing the maxi course in implant dentistry from the Brookdale Hospital & New York University School of Dentistry in New York, New York. He is a member of many prominent national, state & local dental organizations, including the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. Dr. Mike has published articles in several major dental journals on clinical dentistry, philosophy & practice management, and has lectured all over the world. For several years, he was a guest lecturer & clinician at the Pacific Aesthetic Continuum at the University of the Pacific in San Francisco, California. He is the editor & publisher of The Dental Leader Newsletter, a bi-monthly newsletter for the dental profession with international readership, and was a co-founder of the Academy of Comprehensive Esthetics, a professional dental organization that held dental seminars to introduce new techniques and materials to dentists and their teams bi-annually at international locations. Dr. Mike was the host of Video Team Training, a monthly program that reached thousands of dental professionals around the world. This allowed him the opportunity to meet and interview dentistry’s leaders for personal and professional development. From Super Bowl heroes to Personal Growth & Development experts like Anthony Robbins. He is the current host of the Smile Source Fireside Chats where he brings his unique approach to dentistry and his incredible interviewing style to help others in the profession succeed. Dr. Mike is a valued consultant to several major dental manufacturers and helps in the development and evaluation of new dental products before they are introduced to the dental profession. He has also been interviewed on local and national radio and television about the benefits of Functional Esthetic Dentistry and is considered an expert on the subject. His clients range from high-profile celebrities to everyday people. Don’t let all his awards fool you! Dr. Mike is one of the friendliest and nicest people you will ever meet. He and his wife have three daughters and they have enjoyed living in Central Connecticut since 1987.

Dr. Nataliia Lysa (DMD, DDS)

Originally from Ukraine, Dr. Nataliia Lysa has both a DMD and DDS degree. She began her dental career as a dental assistant for one of the top dental practices in Ukraine. That experience spurred her on to become a dentist herself, and she received a DMD degree from Ternopil State Medical University in Ternopil, Ukraine, in 2013. She and her husband immigrated to the USA in 2016, and she attended and received a DDS degree from the University of Michigan Dental School in 2019. She has over 11 years of experience in the dental field as both a dental assistant and a practicing dentist. In those 11 years, Dr. Lysa has won numerous honors. She was a 3rd Place Winner at the National Dental Olympiad for top dental students in Ukraine. She was Valedictorian of her graduating dental school class (#1 of 125 students) and achieved Summa Cum Laude honors at Ternopil State Medical University in Ternopil, Ukraine. She ranked in the top 10% of her University of Michigan Dental School class and received both the Emerging Educator Award and the Arthur H. Merritt Award in Periodontics from U of M. Dr. Lysa is known for excellent communication & clinical skills. She provides comfortable, personalized care for each patient. She understands the importance of treating each patient based on their own unique situation. She is very detail-oriented and precise in the delivery of care. She enjoys getting to know her clients and sharing information about dentistry with people. You’re going to love Dr. Lysa and her extremely gentle approach to dental care.

Meet the doctors

Dr. Mike

Michael “Dr. Mike” Maroon, DMD, FACE, FAGD has been serving the Central Connecticut community for over 25 years. He is an expert Cosmetic & Implant Dentist in Connecticut with a complete understanding of Functional Esthetic Dentistry. He restores smiles with the latest technology and finest materials that dentistry has to offer in a comfortable, caring, fun environment. He is truly an artist, and patients come from all over the world for an original “Maroon” smile! He has over 25 years of successful placement and restoration of Dental Implants. Originally from Methuen, Massachusetts, Dr. Mike received a Bachelor of Science degree in 1982 from Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and a Doctor of Dental Medicine degree in 1986 from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in Boston, Massachusetts. Since then, he has dedicated his life to staying on the leading edge of dentistry and has received numerous awards for this commitment to excellence. He has earned Fellowships in the Academy of Comprehensive Esthetics, the Academy of General Dentistry, the International Academy of Dental/Facial Esthetics, the International Congress of Oral Implantologists, and a Mastership in the International Academy of Implant Prosthodontics. Dr. Mike has trained with some of the most recognized dentists in the world and has received advanced training in Functional Esthetic Dentistry from the Center for Advanced Dental Education in St. Petersburg, Florida, and the Seattle Institute for Advanced Dental Studies in Seattle, Washington. Dr. Mike has also received advanced training in Functional Orthodontics and utilizes the knowledge he has obtained to provide you with the best that dentistry has to offer! He has also received Advanced Aesthetic Certification and Advanced Full-Mouth Restoration Certification from the Pacific Aesthetic Continuum in San Francisco, California, and Master Aesthetic Certification from the Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental Studies in Las Vegas, Nevada and has been an instructor at both programs. In addition, Dr. Mike has received advanced training in Dental Implantology by completing the maxi course in implant dentistry from the Brookdale Hospital & New York University School of Dentistry in New York, New York. He is a member of many prominent national, state & local dental organizations, including the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. Dr. Mike has published articles in several major dental journals on clinical dentistry, philosophy & practice management, and has lectured all over the world. For several years, he was a guest lecturer & clinician at the Pacific Aesthetic Continuum at the University of the Pacific in San Francisco, California. He is the editor & publisher of The Dental Leader Newsletter, a bi-monthly newsletter for the dental profession with international readership, and was a co-founder of the Academy of Comprehensive Esthetics, a professional dental organization that held dental seminars to introduce new techniques and materials to dentists and their teams bi-annually at international locations. Dr. Mike was the host of Video Team Training, a monthly program that reached thousands of dental professionals around the world. This allowed him the opportunity to meet and interview dentistry’s leaders for personal and professional development. From Super Bowl heroes to Personal Growth & Development experts like Anthony Robbins. He is the current host of the Smile Source Fireside Chats where he brings his unique approach to dentistry and his incredible interviewing style to help others in the profession succeed. Dr. Mike is a valued consultant to several major dental manufacturers and helps in the development and evaluation of new dental products before they are introduced to the dental profession. He has also been interviewed on local and national radio and television about the benefits of Functional Esthetic Dentistry and is considered an expert on the subject. His clients range from high-profile celebrities to everyday people. Don’t let all his awards fool you! Dr. Mike is one of the friendliest and nicest people you will ever meet. He and his wife have three daughters and they have enjoyed living in Central Connecticut since 1987.

Dr. Nataliia Lysa

Originally from Ukraine, Dr. Nataliia Lysa has both a DMD and DDS degree. She began her dental career as a dental assistant for one of the top dental practices in Ukraine. That experience spurred her on to become a dentist herself, and she received a DMD degree from Ternopil State Medical University in Ternopil, Ukraine, in 2013. She and her husband immigrated to the USA in 2016, and she attended and received a DDS degree from the University of Michigan Dental School in 2019. She has over 11 years of experience in the dental field as both a dental assistant and a practicing dentist. In those 11 years, Dr. Lysa has won numerous honors. She was a 3rd Place Winner at the National Dental Olympiad for top dental students in Ukraine. She was Valedictorian of her graduating dental school class (#1 of 125 students) and achieved Summa Cum Laude honors at Ternopil State Medical University in Ternopil, Ukraine. She ranked in the top 10% of her University of Michigan Dental School class and received both the Emerging Educator Award and the Arthur H. Merritt Award in Periodontics from U of M. Dr. Lysa is known for excellent communication & clinical skills. She provides comfortable, personalized care for each patient. She understands the importance of treating each patient based on their own unique situation. She is very detail-oriented and precise in the delivery of care. She enjoys getting to know her clients and sharing information about dentistry with people. You’re going to love Dr. Lysa and her extremely gentle approach to dental care.

Dr. Ira Bhatnagar

Dr. Ira Bhatnagar completed her Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology and Public Health from Rutgers University and went on to receive her Doctorate of Dental Medicine (DMD) degree at Rutgers School of Dental Medicine in New Jersey. Forever a Scarlet Knight! She supplemented her training with a General Practice Residency at Northwell Health Northshore Hospital in Long Island. Dr. Bhatnagar is passionate about providing the best care she can for her patients. She believes in comprehensive care and prioritizing the patients needs. She is a current member of the American Dental Association. During her free time, she enjoys playing frisbee, reading, working on various art projects, and exploring CT.

Meet the Doctors

Dr. Mike Maroon (DMD, FACE, FAGD)

Michael “Dr. Mike” Maroon, DMD, FACE, FAGD has been serving the Central Connecticut community for over 25 years. He is an expert Cosmetic & Implant Dentist in Connecticut with a complete understanding of Functional Esthetic Dentistry. He restores smiles with the latest technology and finest materials that dentistry has to offer in a comfortable, caring, fun environment. He is truly an artist, and patients come from all over the world for an original “Maroon” smile!

Dr. Nataliia Lysa (DMD, DDS)

Originally from Ukraine, Dr. Nataliia Lysa has both a DMD and DDS degree. She began her dental career as a dental assistant for one of the top dental practices in Ukraine. That experience spurred her on to become a dentist herself, and she received a DMD degree from Ternopil State Medical University in Ternopil, Ukraine, in 2013.

Dr. Ira Bhatnagar (DMD, DDS)

Dr. Ira Bhatnagar completed her Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology and Public Health from Rutgers University and went on to receive her Doctorate of Dental Medicine (DMD) degree at Rutgers School of Dental Medicine in New Jersey. Forever a Scarlet Knight! She supplemented her training with a General Practice Residency at Northwell Health Northshore Hospital in Long Island. Dr. Bhatnagar is passionate about providing the best care she can for her patients. She believes in comprehensive care and prioritizing the patients needs.

Our Patients Say

CatessA P.

The best experience had at the dentist, you can tell everyone loves their job. Dr.Maroon is thorough n works fast. They always make sure I have a clear understanding of what was done, going to be done and after care.

Susan G.

I have teeth implants and I can't remember when my mouth felt this good, it has been years. Thanks so much Dr. Maroon and team. I would recommend this dental office for all your needs.

Alma V.

This Dental establishment is Top Notch! Dr. Mike Maroon & Amber & George, and the rest of the staff are the best! I’m Getting full mouth dental implants and I couldn’t be happier with the way the process has progressed so far ! They are compassionate, Skilled , and all around great at what they do!

Amanda B.

have been to both the Berlin and Cromwell locations and all of the staff is fantastic. They are great at making you feel comfortable, and great with anyone who has any anxiety about going to the dentist.

Vilma M.

Advance Dental in Cromwell is always clean and the staff are very professional and friendly. Advance Dental are equipped with advance dental work procedures. Also, since I been coming for multiple serious dental work, they have always made me feel comfortable during every dental visit.

Emily G.

I went in for a consult about filling a tooth that a few previous dentists refused to fill due to my bite. This office not only took on the challenge, but made the effort to find ways to prevent it from failing. They treated me like family from start to finish, I left so happy. Highly recommend!!

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