Meet Dr. Rapp
For over two decades, people from Manhattan to New Haven Connecticut and beyond have trusted Dr. Rapp to care for them with the latest proven advances in dentistry. Dr. Rapp is known by his patients for his contagious energy, enthusiasm, humor, and attention to detail. Dr. Rapp approaches dentistry with an emphasis on his patient’s comfort and psychological well-being as part of their total health. Skilled in all phases of cosmetic, general, and reconstructive dentistry, while utilizing the latest proven technologies, Dr. Rapp will partner with you to improve not only your smile but help to maintain your healthy smile for a lifetime. Dr. Rapp is certified in all aspects of implant restoration and is a member of the prestigious Academy of Osseointegration. He is also a certified Invisalign Provider and is a member of the Invisalign Pro Program.
Dr. Rapp has practiced dentistry since 1996. He received his Bachelor’s degree from Purchase College with a major in psychology at which time his senior thesis was published. Dr. Rapp continued on to receive his DMD degree from Case Western University School of Dental Medicine located in Cleveland, Ohio. While at Case, Dr. Rapp acted as a student delegate and alternate to the Ohio State Dental Association. After graduation, Dr. Rapp continued his dental education as part of a general residency program at New York Cornell’s St. Barnabas Hospital in Bronx, New York. Dr. Rapp was then invited to join the staff at Beth Israel Hospital. As an attending doctor at the Continuum Health Care Partners/Beth Israel Medical Center, Dr. Rapp both established and headed the dental clinic at The Peter Krueger Center. In 2013 Dr. Rapp assumed his present location in Fairfield, Connecticut carrying on a practice that was originally established in 1948.
Dr. Rapp has been awarded a commendation by the Connecticut State Medical Examiner for his work with the State Medical Board. He has been recognized by his colleagues in New Haven as a Top Dentist in their annual survey. He has also been awarded and recognized as a Top Dentist in Fairfield and was admitted to the Leading Physicians of the World in 2016.
Dr. Rapp regularly attends conferences, enrolls in continuing education courses, and maintains affiliation with an array of professional organizations, including the American Dental Association, Connecticut Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, Academy of Osseointegration as well as the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry.
When Dr. Rapp is not practicing dentistry or investigating new methods of treatment and patient care, he enjoys an active lifestyle as well as contributing time to various charitable projects. He is on the Board of Directors of the Musical Theatre of Connecticut and is a past vestry member of St. Pauls on the Green, Norwalk; as well as Past President of the Alumni Association, Purchase College. He enjoys traveling and treasures time with family and friends. Dr. Rapp and his team will strive to make your treatment convenient and comfortable. As a patient, you will benefit from a dedicated team of trained professionals that give you the individualized attention you deserve while utilizing the latest, proven, technology.