MAGD Academy of General Dentistry, 2005
D.M.D University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine, 1984
B.S Tufts University, 1980
Dr. Kenneth Oleynik was born and raised in Shelton, Connecticut. He attended Fairfield College Preparatory School in Fairfield, Connecticut. After graduating from Prep, Dr. Ken enrolled at Tufts University. He graduated from Tufts University with a BS in Biology in 1980. Following his undergraduate studies, Dr. Ken attended The University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine, where he graduated in 1984. After graduating from UConn Dental, Dr. Ken began private practice with his father, Dr. Joseph W. Oleynik F.A.G.D.
In 2005, Dr. Ken achieved the highest honor in the Academy of General Dentistry- Mastership (MAGD). This honor is attained by less than 5% of dentists and requires more than 1,100 hours of continuing education. This accomplishment demonstrates Dr. Ken’s focus on providing the best care for his patients. Dr. Ken is a member of the American Dental Association, Connecticut State Dental Association, and the Academy of General Dentistry. He is also a Fellow of the Pierre Fauchard Academy. This international honorary dental organization seeks to “recognize and grow leaders in the dental profession, their communities and society.”
Dr. Ken and his wife Joann have two children, Colleen and Ryan. In his free time, Dr. Ken enjoys biking, skiing and hiking.