Dentist in Columbia, CT

All our professionals at Szafarek Dental maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in dentistry.


Dr. Bernice Szafarek grew up in Connecticut and has been in practice since 1984. She is actively involved in organizations in her community, such as the Soroptimists, Relay for Life (an American Cancer Society fund raiser), and is past president of the Northeast Dental Association. She is also a member of the Insurance Council for the CT State Dental Association. She currently resides in Lebanon with her husband.


Kim graduated with an Associate of Science in Dental Hygiene in 1996. Kim has been a part of the Szafarek Dental team since 8/1996. She enjoys being able to help our patients achieve their optimal oral health while building relationships with them. She has seen generations come through our practice. She is a native of Connecticut who still resides here with her husband. You will always find Kim planning her next family adventure.