Dr. Connelly has been practicing dentistry in St. Johns since 1984 and has no plans to retire. After graduating with a degree in Pharmacy from Wayne State University in 1979, he worked as a pharmacist while attending dental school in Ann Arbor at the University of Michigan, graduating in 1983. Since his graduation he has been a member of the American Dental Society, Michigan Dental Society, and his favorite, the Academy of General Dentistry(AGD) Dr. Connelly has become a fellow and master in the AGD, a feat accomplished by only a small percentage of general dentist.
About Dr. Connelly
Always interested in serving his patients better, Dr. Connelly got trained in IV moderate sedation at the Montefiore medical center in the Bronx New York in 2002. Since then, he has been a member of the American Society of Dental Anesthesiologists (www.adsahome.org). In November of 2009, he attained its highest honor a Master in the College of sedation for dentistry.
Always wanting to stay abreast of the latest advances in the field, in 2005, Dr. Connelly purchased the Cerec technology, which allows him to make beautiful, natural looking crowns in one appointment. No impressions, no temporaries, just a natural looking crown designed by Dr. Connelly himself.
Credentials and Memberships
- Master of the Academy of General Dentistry
- American Dental Association
- Michigan Dental Association
- College of Conscious Sedation
- American Dental Society of Anesthesiology
- International Congress of Oral Implantologists
Dr. Connelly has been placing dental implants for the past 10 years. In 2017 he spent a week in Guadalajara, Mexico doing a week long intensive surgical course and in 2018 went to Managua, Nicaragua for more advanced training, where he and his surgical partner placed over 60 implants and did several sinus lifts and advanced bone grafting procedures with a top oral surgeon from Mexico as their mentor.
Schedule An Appointment With Dr. Connelly Today
If you or a member of your family are in need of dental care, come see your St John dentist today. Dr. Connelly has the training and knowledge to help get and keep your smile looking its best. Contact us to schedule an appointment today!