Elias Deros

dr elias sunrise dentalDr. Deros is a Connecticut native having grown up in Rocky Hill and earned his D.M.D. from the University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine in Farmington, CT. He completed his residency at the Mountainside Hospital in Montclair NJ and has been in private practice for over 25 years. Dr. Deros is a member of the American Dental Association, Connecticut Dental Association, and the Dental Society of Greater Waterbury to which he is a past president. Dr. Deros is proficient in all aspects of general dentistry including implant treatment planning and restoration.

When not seeing patients. Dr. Deros enjoys spending time with his wife, two sons, and daughter watching swim meets, cross country races, lacrosse games and dance competitions.

Christine Lathuras


cl Dr. Lathuras received her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Maryland School of Dentistry and completed a General Practice Residency program at Bowman Gray School of Medicine in Greensboro, NC. She has earned Accreditation from the International Association of Oral Medicine and Toxicology and is also a member of the American Dental Association, Connecticut Dental Association, Waterbury Dental Society, American Association of Women Dentists and Holistic Dental Association.

Dr. Lathuras earned a Graduate Degree in Public Health Policy and was the recipient of The Public Health Award for her work volunteer dental work in the community. She has also shared her talents in communities of more than twenty different countries providing dental care, emergency relief, dental education and implementation of dental programs in under served areas. Dr. Lathuras is a General Dentist who enjoys creating relationships with her patients and providing care on a holistic level.

Dr. Andrea Dean received her Doctorate of Dental Surgery from Indiana University School of Dentistry in Indianapolis and completed a General Practice Residency at the VA Medical Center in Indianapolis, IN. Dr. Dean is a member of:

  • American Dental Association
  • Connecticut Dental Association
  • Waterbury Dental Society
  • Indiana Dental Association and a graduate of their AIR Leadership Program
  • Academy of General Dentistry

Fred Friedman

dr friedman sunrise ctDr. Friedman is a highly skilled orthodontist. His passion for orthodontics doesn’t just come from creating beautiful smiles but also from building lifelong relationship with his patients. He loves hearing about his patients’ hobbies, vacations, friends and family, and everything in between.

Dr. Friedman grew up in Brooklyn in a family of three boys and a dog. He received his bachelor’s degree at the State University of New York at Binghamton where he majored in music. After college, Dr. Friedman attended Dental School at Emory University in Atlanta, GA where he earned his degree as Doctor of Dental Surgery. He continued his advanced education in orthodontics at NYU College of Dentistry.

Dr. Friedman had his own practice in Westchester, NY for 30 years and has, on multiple years, been recognized as a Top Doc in Orthodontics and Invisalign for outstanding patient care.

When he is not at work, you can find Dr. Friedman working in the yard, playing piano, spending time with friends and family, bicycle riding, kayaking or canoeing. He is also an avid ping pong player.

Dr. Friedman lives in the beautiful suburb of Westchester County with his loving wife, Cristina, and their dog, Kalle

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Office Staff

RECEPTIONIST – Receptionist

MARIE – Scheduling Coordinator

TABITHA – Hygiene Coordinator

AMAURY-  Patient Relations

 AJ – Insurance Coordinator insurance@sunrisedentalct.com


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