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Portland Dental Care, is a leading dental care practice in Portland, Connecticut.  We understand the importance of good dental hygiene and oral care and are committed to providing you the best care in a fun, pleasant environment.  Our office has been a staple in the community for over 40 years.  We strive to not only provide quality care but also lasting relationships with our patients and the community.

Our Dental Care Group is proud to offer you a long standing, mature staff with a reputation for excellence. You can be confident that we are devoted to the highest standards in the profession of dentistry.  In fact, our doctors are members of the American Dental Association (ADA), the Connecticut State Dental Association (CSDA) and the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD).  Our doctors also teach in the Hartford Hospital Dental Residency Program.  The entire clinical staff regularly participates in continuing education programs to update their knowledge and skills.

About Us


Dental Hygiene / Routine Exams


The American Dental Association (ADA) recommends two routine follow up prophylaxis visits per year.  Necessary x-rays, intra-oral and extra-oral examinations are done to rule out any pathology.

Dental Fillings


Both amalgam (silver) and composite (tooth colored) restorations are done depending on the needs and wants of our patients.

Emergency Dentistry


Same day emergency care.

Children / Family Dentistry


We see patients of all ages.  We love kids!



Implants, a leading replacement for missing teeth are utilized to save adjacent teeth and stabilize occlusion.



Partial and complete dentures are made to replace missing teeth.

Teeth Whitening / Veneers


All cosmetic procedures are performed to provide the best possible smiles to our patients.


Different types of crown restorations (porcelain to gold, zirconia, all porcelain, all gold) are done to restore broken teeth to normal form and function.


Invisalign and other orthodontic services offered

Our Services


Dr. Peter Gletzakos


Dr. Peter Gletzakos graduated from Boston University in 1995.  Did his residency at Hartford Hospital and has been a leader in dentistry in the state of Connecticut for over 20 years.

Dr. Shashi Ghodake


Dr. Shashi Ghodake graduated from New York University in 2003.  Did her residency at Hartford Hospital and has been in practice for over 20 years.

Dr. Yiannis Gazis


Dr. Yiannis Gazis graduated from New York University in 2022 and completed his residency at Hartford Hospital. He received the Dr. Bernard E. Rudner Memorial Award, which is presented to a fourth-year student who has demonstrated superior performance in providing comprehensive oral care and dental practice administration. Yiannis enjoys time with his big Greek family, is an avid sports fan, and will be getting married to his fiancé, Anna, this October. They will be a little family of three with their 14-year-old mini dachshund, Eddy. 

Our Doctors


"Dr Pete is awsome. He takes very good care of his patients."

"Dr Pete and staff are wonderful! Very caring! My family and I are so thankful we found this dentist office!!!!"

"Not only is he a great dentist but he also loves the New England Patriots! I refer everyone to Dr. Yiannis"

Jennifer Johnson

Carly LeCara

Alex Gazis

Success Stories


Our Address

255 Main Street

Portland, CT 06480 \\ Tel: 860-342-4502 

Opening Hours

Monday and Wednesday  9AM – 6PM

Tuesday and Thursday  8AM – 5PM

Friday or Saturday    8AM – 2PM


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