New Patients

Making it easier for your family to enjoy exceptional orthodontics in Vernon, CT.

Essential Information
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New Patient Forms

We want all our patients to enjoy a comfortable and relaxing visit. To help with this, we provide you with our downloadable patient forms, which can be filled out in the comfort of your own home.

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Financing Information

We want to help your family achieve the smile they deserve, which is why Dr. Griffin offers a range of financing options. We accept a number of payment methods:

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Insurance Assistance

We strive to make your insurance claim a stress-free process. Our team is happy to walk you through each step and answer any questions you may have. We are in-network with most insurances and, as part of our family, we can find a solution for you together.

Your Orthodontic Consultation

Nerves will be a thing of the past when you visit our office.
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A Warm Welcome

From the moment you enter our office, you'll be warmly greeted by Rosie, our wonderful front desk star, and the friendliest person on earth! She will answer any and all questions you may have about your appointment. You'll also be given a tour of your new dental home!

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Comprehensive Exam

We want to spend time getting to know you and your child better. Therefore, we discuss your goals and discern what is important to you and your family. Dr. Griffin will then conduct a comprehensive exam, with complimentary photos and panoramic x-rays.

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One-On-One with Your Doctor

When you meet Dr. Griffin, you'll see that she really gets to know her patients from more than just an orthodontic perspective. She will treat you and your child just like family. After discussing various treatment options, she'll partner with you to create a personalized care plan for your child. Your questions and concerns are always addressed, with no compromise.

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A Loving Companion

If you feel nervous about your appointment then you’ll get a special visit from our comforting furry companion, Brady! With his love and cuddles, Brady takes away all the anxiety and nervousness your child (or you) might feel!

Great doctor and staff! Both are friendly and very knowledgeable. They make you feel very comfortable. Everything from start to finish went smoothly and as expected. The appointment times are convenient and as scheduled. I am looking forward to our follow up.

A.C. (Actual Patient)

Get to Know Our Office
Everything you need to start your journey at Deborah S. Griffin DMD, LLC.
Our Address

We are nicely located at the corner of 83rd and Merline Road, just one intersection north of Spare Time. We offer on-site parking for our patients.

351 Merline Road
Vernon, CT 06066

Opening Times

Our team can provide you with various appointment options and will explain everything you need to bring along. Here are our opening hours:

  • Monday: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

  • Tuesday: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

  • Wednesday: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

  • Thursday: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

  • Friday: 8:00 am – 1:00 pm

Expert Services

Dr. Griffin pairs her training with innovative technology to provide exceptional orthodontics in Vernon, CTLearn more about our treatments. Here are some of the services she offers:

  • Comprehensive Exams

  • Metal Braces

  • Ceramic Braces

  • Retainers

  • Invisalign®

  • Invisalign® Teen

Get In Touch

We strive to make ourselves available to answer any questions and give you the support you need. Please feel comfortable reaching out to us, we are here for you!

You can contact us using the following details:

Schedule Your FREE Consultation
We look forward to welcoming you to our orthodontic practice.
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