Bernard G. Park, DDS, FAGD
Dr. Bernard G. Park, DDS
My motto is "Go For Life"
Education & Advanced Credentials
- AB (English) - Tufts University
- DDS, University of Pennsylvania
- FAGD, Fellow, Academy of General Dentistry
- American Dental Association
- Academy of General Dentistry (Fellow)
- New London County Dental Association
- Connecticut State Dental Association
- American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
- Society for American Baseball Research
- Study Group Examining Kaballah (Mysticism)
- Justice of the Peace
- Boston Braves Historial Association
- The Friendly Sons of St. Patrick
- Alumni Interviewer: Tufts University
- Connecticut State Police Surgeon
- Eastern Federal Bank - Board of Directors - retired
- Colchester Synagogue - Board of Trustees
- Backus Hospital - Corporator
American Dental Association Council on International Relations for service to the people of Haiti
State of Connecticut General Assembly Citation "for dedicated services on behalf of the Citizens Advocacy of Eastern Connecticut as founding president and a leader in the disabled community"
Winner National Essay Contests:
Block Drug Company - Dental Education
American Academy of the History of Dentistry
Profile of a Newsmaker: Dentist volunteers in admissions office at Tufts
More About Dr. Park
A native of Roxbury, Mass., Dr. Park lived in Pennsylvania (dental school) and Louisiana (U.S. Army) before settling in Colchester. Active in civic, political and educational areas, he was Chairperson of the Colchester Board of Education, the Democratic Town Committee and the Citizen Advocacy Program of Eastern, CT. He also served on the Board of the American Association of Secondary Schools and Colleges, the New England Board of Higher Education, and was vice-president of the CT Association of Boards of Education.
His three adult children are all professionals: Glynis is a guidance counselor; Seth is an attorney; and Dr. Elyse is a research director at Mass General Hospital in Boston, and an Assistant Professor at Harvard Medical School.
Dr. Park enjoys gardening, water sports, landscaping, and is currently writing a book. He lives in Colchester, with his airedale Sasha.