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Leonard Kundel, DMD

General Dentistry... Only Gentler

Leonard Kundel, DMD

1867 Summer St.
Stamford, CT 06905
Leonard Kundel, DMD, Dentists, Health and Beauty, Stamford, Connecticut

According to Dr. Kundel of Leonard Kundel, DMD, the secret to optimal oral health lies not in the teeth, but in the body. For years, this Stamford, Connecticut-based professional has brought holistic dentistry to Lower Fairfield County with much success.   

Holistic dentistry is a comprehensive, collaborative approach that considers the whole person, including the body, mind, and spirit. That is why Dr. Kundel offers all forms of treatment – from conventional approaches to alternative therapies – to not only alleviate current symptoms but also correct the underlying condition. For instance, he specializes in:

  • General Dentistry
  • Braces, Teeth Whitening & Other Cosmetic Procedures
  • Growth & Development Problems in Children
  • Jaw Joint-Related Disorders
  • Chronic Oral Inflammatory Diseases

Throughout these areas of expertise, Dr. Kundel also works with physicians from different specialties to share resources, educate each other, and put you one step further on your quest for optimal health and wellness.  

Besides his unique methods, Dr. Kundel also offers compassion. He takes immense pride in his work and enters the office every day ready to serve the individuals and families he calls his loyal patients. He utilizes gentle yet effective practices to deliver lasting results every time. True to his roots, he also takes time out of every appointment to educate you on the mouth-body connection, so you can protect your smile long after you leave the office. With all these traits together, it’s no wonder Dr. Kundel has earned his title as number-one rated local dentist on

Give your mouth, and your body, the individualized attention they deserve. Call Leonard Kundel, DMD at (203) 487-6020 today to schedule your first appointment. For more on holistic dentistry, visit his website.

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