Meet The Team
Welcome to Comfortable Care Dentistry
We think you found the right place! We have combined a vision for beautiful smiles with the best in dental technology, comfort, and a highly skilled, friendly staff. We always take the time to show you all the possibilities, explain your options and make sure you are comfortable with any financial obligations before your treatment is begun. Our staff looks forward to caring for you with technical excellence and a genuine warmth we know you will enjoy.
At Comfortable Care Dentistry, you'll enjoy being pampered by our skilled dental assistants, hygienists, and office staff. With many years of experience and continuing education, we assure you of the best in dentistry and hygiene. But it is enthusiasm for creating beautiful smiles in a friendly, relaxing environment that sets us apart. From aroma-therapy and soothing music to movies and warm blankets for your feet, we know you're going to enjoy your visit with us! Welcome to the New Age of Dentistry!
Walter Kostrzewski, DMD Smile Designer In 1996, Dr. Walter Kostrzewski, founded Comfortable Care Dentistry in Milford, Connecticut. Dr. Kostrzewski, otherwise known as "Dr. K", is a general member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. Dr. Walter Kostrzewski graduated from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in 1992. Since then he has had completed many hundred hours of CE. In 1993 he completed a GPR at University Hospital at Stony Brook with an emphasis on treating the medically compromised patient.
MicheleRegistered Dental Hygienist
Michele is one of our Registered Dental Hygienist's. She received her degree from Forsyth School for Dental Hygienists and Northeastern University in Boston Massachusetts. She has been working as a hygienist for over 20 years. She completes approximately 75 hours of continuing education a year to stay current on new technology and techniques. She has completed courses including, Local Anesthesia for Dental Hygiene in the State of Connecticut, The Complex Sedation Patient - 20 hours Live and numerous Periodontal lectures. Michele has been working with Dr K since 1998 and currently specializes in Non surgical Periodontal Gum Therapy.
Kristen is our Business Manager. She has a BS in Psychology. “I love working with an incredible team of people.” Kristen enjoys travelling, the outdoors, fishing, relaxing and having fun with family.
CindyPatient Care Coordinator
Cindy is here to help you with your financial and scheduling needs. “My favorite part of what I do is helping frightened patients overcome their dental phobia.” Cindy will assist you in maximizing your dental benefits and fitting treatment into your budget. She has been working with Dr. K for over 13 years and has attended various continuing education courses in that time span. Cindy likes to spend her free time with her family, loves watching design shows, is a huge movie buff and can get quite excitable when playing board games.
Lydia takes care of you during your dental procedures with Dr. K. “I love making my patients feel good about themselves and giving them beautiful smiles.” Lydia has 25 years experience in the dental profession. She enjoys Zumba, walking, travel and working with the best dentist in the world.
AdrianaRegistered Dental Hygienist, Certified Dental Assistant
“I’m passionate about connecting with my patients and helping them achieve a healthy smile that leads to overall body health.” Adriana’s education: University of New Haven Department of Dental Hygiene, Local Anesthesia for Dental Hygienists in the State of CT, 2008. Associate in Science, Dental Hygiene Tunxis Community College 2007, Certificate in Dental Assisting Tunxis Community College 1995. Adriana likes to stay active in her spare time by attending zumba classes and working out at her local gym. She enjoys travelling, skiing, trying new restaurants and wine tastings with friends and family.
Inez is here to schedule your appointments, contact your insurance company to determine how your policy works, follow up on your insurance claims and assist you with meeting your dental goals. “I love working for Comfortable Care, when a patient leaves happy and grateful that we went the extra mile to customize their treatment and make them feel at home.” Inez has attended various customer service courses. Inez loves to read, volunteer at animal shelters and practice cosmetology.