Our Doctors

Larisa Ellis, D.D.S.

Dr. Ellis graduated from New York University, College of Dentistry in 2004. She then completed her residency at St. Mary’s Hospital in Waterbury, CT, and has been practicing general dentistry in Old Saybrook and Waterford since 2006. Dr. Ellis thrives on seeing results in her patients that enhance their smiles and self-esteem and feels the most rewarding part of her job is improving her patients’ quality of life and alleviating any pain. Dr. Ellis works with great empathy and compassion and strives to change people’s perceptions of going to the dentist. She achieves this by providing comprehensive care with an emphasis on early detection and education to prevent dental diseases at the forefront.

Dr. Ellis was born in Kemerovo, Russia, and is fluent in Russian. She now resides in Clinton with her husband, Richard, and her son, Kevin. In her free time, she enjoys participating in her son’s sports activities, going to the beach, and taking long walks with her dog, Daisy.