Meet Dr. Colin Pech
Dr. Colin Pech, the founder of the Darien Center for Dentistry, has been practicing conservative cosmetic and reconstructive dentistry for over 25 years. His philosophy is to enhance what God has given you so you can enjoy your smile for life.
Dr. Pech was born and raised in Hamburg, New York. His family has been in the health care profession for 4 generations. He firmly believes in his heritage of providing the best possible care and service to his family of patients. Dr. Pech lives in Darien with his wife, Heather and their 3 girls, Timber, Bug and Kyla along with their Leonberger named LoLa . “I like living in the community where my office is located, I want my patients to feel they can call me at any time.” When you call his office after hours, you will not speak to an attendant who will “page” the doctor, you will be given Dr. Pech’s home and mobile numbers.
In his free time, Dr. Pech enjoys spending time with his family, they love outdoor sports, including fishing, paddle boarding and skiing amongst other activities. They spend quality time as a family traveling throughout New England.
Education and Continuing Education
- Bachelor of Science in Biology – Hobart College, 1982
- Doctorate of Dental Surgery – New York University, 1986
- General Practice Residency – United States Air Force, 1989
Dr. Pech’s dedication to excellence is seen through his extensive attendance and associations with world class dental institutions such as the Pankey Institute, the Misch Institute, the Spears Institute, the Sclar Center, and New York University College of Dentistry. He has accumulated over 5000 continuing education hours in his quest to provide his patients with the best possible care.
In 2004 Dr. Pech completed a two year post graduate program in Implant Dentistry from NYU’s College of Dentistry. Upon completion, he was asked to become a clinical professor for the program. Dr. Pech lectures and is a clinical instructor at NYU’s post graduate dental implantology clinic.
- American Dental Association
- Academy of General Dentistry
- American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
- International College of Oral Implantology
- Connecticut State Dental Association
- Pankey Institute Alumni Association
Awards and Recognition
- New York University Prosthetic Dentistry Award
- New York University Academy of Oral Rehabilitation Award
In 2012, the Darien Center for Dentistry underwent a complete renovation to give patients a relaxing environment while providing them with the most up to date technologies so that Dr. Pech and his team can deliver the most comprehensive dental treatments. His association with world class specialists aides in helping his patients achieve their goals with interdisciplinary coordination and follow through, ultimately giving his patients a natural, healthy smile that gives them something to smile about.