Middlebury, Connecticut

Joy K. Lunan DDS

Joy K. Lunan DDS

819 Straits Tpke
Middlebury, CT 06762
(203) 598-7920
Joy K. Lunan DDS, Dentists, Health and Beauty, Middlebury, Connecticut

Joy K. Lunan DDS provides high-quality cosmetic and family dentistry to patients in Middlebury, CT. Dr. Lunan and her team are dedicated to restoring and enhancing the natural beauty of every smile, using tried-and-true techniques, like teeth cleaning, and advanced procedures, including dental implants. The cosmetic dentist has more than 20 years of experience optimizing oral health.

Unlike other dentists, Joy Lunan DDS strives to provide dental health care that goes beyond basic disease care through thorough exams and state of the art technology. In addition to teeth cleanings, flossings, sealants, and fluoride treatments, routine visits include meticulous inspections for teeth and gum disease in order to prevent minor issues from becoming major infections. 

The dentist also checks for oral cancer using the VELScope Oral Assessment System, a sophisticated screening technique, and offers Schick digital X-rays when necessary. Joy Lunan DDS combines long-established dental treatments with the latest technology in the industry to maximize oral health.

Once your mouth is healthy, Joy Lunan DDS will focus on creating the gorgeous smile that you deserve. The cosmetic dentist removes stains through safe and effective teeth whitening treatments. She will also offer more involved procedures, like dental implants, porcelain veneers, and dentures to make your smile sparkle. With thousands of hours of continuing education in dentistry under her belt, Joy Lunan DDS is one of the most trusted dentists in the region.

Joy Lunan DDS and her team pride themselves on providing the best dental care for the entire family. To schedule a consultation for teeth whitening, teeth cleaning, or treatment for gum disease, call (203) 598-7920 or visit the practice's website

Announcements & Events from Joy K. Lunan DDS
Dr. Joy Lunan in Middlebury Remembers Those Truly in Need, Middlebury, Connecticut
The holiday season is here whether we are ready for it or not. Did you know that Americans will spend close to $500 billion on holiday gifts? Unfortunately, this money will be s...read more
The 4 Types of Dental Crowns, Middlebury, Connecticut
If you need a dental crown to repair a broken or decayed tooth, you may be wondering what your options are. Many people think there are only two options: metal and natural. However, ...read more
Dr. Joy Lunan Celebrates National Flossing Day, Middlebury, Connecticut
So, be honest, when was the last time you flossed? You hear that question from us at Dr. Lunan’s office everytime you come to see us. Some of our patients have even respond...read more
Tooth Friendly Tips for Thanksgiving From Waterbury Area Dentist, Middlebury, Connecticut
During Thanksgiving, we at Dr. Joy Lunan’s office look forward to delicious food and time with family and friends just like you do. While no one wants to think too much while in cele...read more
Get Your Smile Camera Ready for the Holidays!, Middlebury, Connecticut
The holiday season is upon us and you can bet there will be no shortage of parties and family gatherings. There’s sure to be lots of photos taken, and, chances are, some of those pho...read more
  Our Patient (Mark W.) has just completed our survey. Here are the results:   ...read more
Did you know that over 29 million people living in the United States have diabetes? That’s almost 10% of our population! And that’s not all. Nearly 2 million new cases are ...read more
With Halloween comes ghosts, goblins, ghouls, and, yes CANDY! The sugar in those treats can play some unwanted tricks on your teeth if you aren’t careful. Here’s why – The bact...read more
2018 is just around the corner! Dr. Lunan wants to remind you to take advantage of any unused dental insurance benefits. Make sure to use all available benefits to complete any...read more
October is here and that means it’s National Chili Month, and what better way to warm up on a chilly fall day than with a delicious bowl of homemade chili? When you think of ch...read more
Louis D. Leaves Dr. Joy Lunan a 5 Star Review!  Left on: 09-30-2017 Office Cleanliness   ~     5 STARS Staff Friendliness    &nbs...read more
October 10th is National Face Your Fears Day. Would you believe that some people don’t look forward to their dental visits due to fear??    What better time than now ...read more
Are you seeing pink everywhere?  Well, that’s because it’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month! During this observance it’s important to keep in mind the effect your oral health has ...read more
Having a great smile is important, but if you’re uncomfortable with how your teeth look, you should consider talking to your dentist about dental veneers to help restore your teeth a...read more
World Alzheimer’s Month is the international campaign every September to raise awareness and challenge the stigma that surrounds dementia.  There are several types and deg...read more
Now that the kids are back in school it’s time for moms and dads to pamper themselves a bit. What better way to do that than with a professional dental cleaning at Dr. Joy Lunan’s de...read more
Your smile is the way you greet the world, and nobody wants to greet new people with yellow teeth! There are many types of teeth stains.  They can be genetic, environmental or ...read more
Cosmetic dentists are experts in the art of creating a perfect smile. But this branch of dentistry does more than improve your looks. When you visit Joy K. Lunan DDS in Middlebury, C...read more
Preventing gum disease is one of the most important aspects of dental health care. If left untreated, the infection will work its way deep beneath your gum line, attacking the t...read more
Well, it’s that time of year again – Time for the kids to head back to school!! Every child wants to look their very best when they start their new school year.  Parents h...read more
Everyone knows that drinking water is good for your health.  Our bodies are made up of 60% water, and staying hydrated - helps your system to distribute healthy nutrients, gets&...read more
Nobody likes having a close quarters conversation with someone who’s just had garlic and onions for lunch.  Fresh Breath Day was created to promote fresh breath and to help us a...read more
  When you are a guest at a party you obviously can’t control   what foods or drinks your hosts will serve, but you can enjoy   their hospitality while taking prec...read more
Many patients have heard of a dental crown but may not know what they are or how they can help their teeth look and function better.   A dental crown is a custom made rest...read more
A dentist recommending chocolate?  Yes, that’s right, you read correctly.  And just in time –National Chocolate Day is July 7th. Most of us consume more chocolate tha...read more
What is National Kissing Day? ~ July 6th There are as many types of kisses as there are people to pucker up, and who doesn’t love a good kiss?  Whether it’s a qu...read more
Are your teeth tender?  From acidic foods to certain toothpastes, a number of culprits could be to blame. Does drinking and ice cold beverage cause you dental discomfort? ...read more
5 Star Review Left by Erin S.   02/13/2017  Dr. Lunan is the best! She's progressive, sincere and a perfectionist.  She will always guide you to the best treat...read more
We all want a beautiful smile. But  have you ever thought about why, or what it could do for you? Let’s take a look at the top 5 benefits of a beautiful smile. 1.  Smiles ...read more
Joy Lunan DDS News June, 2017 Boost Brain Power ...read more
 Joy Lunan DDS News June, 2017 Swelling: A Sign to...read more
The following review was left by one of our patients on May 21, 2017  “I highly recommend Dr. Lunan and the entire staff!  Excellence, professionalism, knowle...read more
June is National Smile Month! Smiles are free, they’re contagious, relieve stress, boost our immune systems and smiling is considered is a universal sign of happiness. As if we nee...read more
Do you ever wake up in the morning with your jaw clenching and a pounding headache?  You are not alone.  These symptoms may be associated with your temporomandibular joint ...read more
Survey Response Report: J. Y. has just ...read more
Joy Lunan DDS News   5 Clues Your Child Is not Bru...read more
Joy Lunan DDS News   The Dental Woes of Women ...read more
Dental implants are one of the best solutions for missing or damaged teeth. They can restore a smile, generate healthier gums, and build self-confidence. But are they okay for childr...read more
     High Blood Pressure is called the silent killer because although it contributes to potential killers such as stroke and heart attack, those who suffer from it oft...read more
As soon as you lose a tooth, you might start thinking about replacement options like dentures and dental implants. Although bridges and dentures might seem like a fast and budget-fri...read more
                Why is your dentist taking your blood pressure …. after all, it’s a dental office not a medical clinic. There are man...read more
Brace yourself for some depressing news.   Dental patients who take antidepressant medication may be 4 times more likely to experience failure of a dental implant, accordi...read more
Joy Lunan DDS News   Deciduous Teeth Decidu...read more
Joy Lunan DDS News   The Aging Mouth: What’s Norma...read more
Dental implants are metal or titanium posts that are surgically placed into the jawbone underneath the gum line. Once implanted, your dentist will fit replacement teeth or bridges ov...read more
What is a Concussion? April is Youth Sports Injury Awareness Month A concussion is a brain injury. Concussions are caused by a bump or blow to the head.  Sometimes even what s...read more
Joy Lunan DDS News   Chipped Teeth Choices ...read more
  If you’ve been nursing severe dental pain that’s particularly troublesome when you eat – with sensitivity lasting long after you’ve tucked into that meal or enjoyed a drink –...read more
Joy Lunan DDS News   Keep Waking Up With Headaches...read more
Doing some spring cleaning? While you’re busy beating rugs, cleaning curtains and organizing cabinets, don’t forget to check your bathroom counter! Add these four items to your check...read more
Joy Lunan DDS News March, 2017 Should You Worry if Your...read more
Joy Lunan DDS News March, 2017 Them Bones, Them Bones… ...read more
If your teeth are a few shades darker than you’d like, turn to Joy K. Lunan DDS in Middlebury, CT, for professional teeth whitening. As an experienced cosmetic dentist, Dr. Lunan can...read more
Joy Lunan DDS News    Heavy Drinking Linked t...read more
Having a whiter, brighter smile can significantly impact your life in more positive ways than one. Joy K. Lunan DDS aims to help patients enhance their beautiful smiles through ...read more
How Oral Health And Heart Disease Are Connected    www.middleburydentist.com    (203)-598-7920  Dr. Joy K Lunan It's increasingly common to hear that oral ...read more
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Do you know about our referral program?   Tell a friend about us and earn rewards! …...and your reward is a whitening kit by the makers of ZOOM. Designed specifically for you ...read more
When it comes to caring for teeth, there’s no one better than the dentist at Joy K. Lunan DDS. Based in Middlebury, CT, this skilled professional have earned a trustworthy ...read more
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  January, 2016 Health Watch: How Bottled Water Affects...read more
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Seniors at Greater Risk for Dental Cavities Joy Lunan DDS News  http://www.middleburydentist.com   ...read more
Joy Lunan DDS News January 18, 2017 Seniors at Hig...read more
5 New Year’s Resolutions for a Healthy and Beautiful Smile The New Year is traditionally a time to make resolutions to help better yourself and improve your life.  In order to ...read more
‘Tis the season to be jolly, and what better way to show it than with a beautiful smile?  With family gatherings and aunts and cousins sending you fruitcakes, there will be plen...read more
Joy Lunan DDS News   ~ visit us at  middleburydentist.com       December, 2016 ...read more
Even with conscientious dental care, teeth lose their natural whiteness over time. Luckily, professional teeth whitening can scrub out stains and transform dull smiles into megawatt ...read more
‘Tis the season to be jolly, and what better way to show it than with a beautiful smile?  With family gatherings and aunts and cousins sending you fruitcakes, there will be plen...read more
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Practicing sound oral hygiene habits is an important part of maintaining your health, and that includes visiting a dentist regularly. According to the American Dental Association, at...read more
If you feel uncomfortable about your smile or have damaged teeth, dental veneers can be an ideal way to cover them up, improving the look and health of your mouth...read more
Visiting the dentist as a child for the first time can be a scary experience. Joy K. Lunan DDS, of Middlebury, CT, treats patients of all ages, including young kids, and kn...read more
Cavities are a common issue for children and adults, alike. You should schedule routine teeth cleaning appointments with your dentist to find and fix these issues before they ca...read more
A bright, white smile builds self-confidence and ensures optimal dental health. Proper oral hygiene and regular teeth cleaning are important for keeping your pearly whites strong and...read more
When it comes to a healthy smile, many people focus on their teeth. However, your gums are equally important to the overall health of your mouth. Gum disease is one of the biggest co...read more
Dental implants represent a great solution to tooth loss, however, they are not suited for every patient. Joy Lunan DDS of Middlebury, Connecticut, can advise you as to whether ...read more
When you're missing teeth, you’ve likely considered consulting a dentist about dental crowns or implants. While both are viable options, each one has its own unique advantages. ...read more
Many of us have had a cavity or two, but unless you're a dentist or oral hygienist, you probably don't fully understand what defines a cavity. More importantly, how do you prevent th...read more
When you've got a busy schedule, making and keeping appointments with your dentist can be a challenge. In fact, such appointments are often the first things to be put off when you've...read more
There is a long list of things you need to check off before your child’s first birthday. One of those important things is visiting the dentist. First-time parents are usually surpris...read more
With all the methods of prevention available, there's no reason not to stay ahead of any potential dental dilemmas. Joy K Lunan DDS of Middlebury, CT, is a family and cosmetic d...read more
Halloween is a fun holiday; there are costumes, haunted houses, tricks, and, of course, treats. Kids aren’t the only ones eating candy on Halloween, either. While trick-or-treating i...read more
Think you can get away with not flossing? Think again. Flossing is just as important to daily dental care as brushing your teeth, because it cleans the tight spaces between teeth and...read more