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Notice of Temporary Closure

Dear Patients:  

Our top priority is the health and well-being of our patients, families, staff, and community. To that end, we have decided to close our practice except for the emergency procedures for the next three weeks, starting on March 17, 2020, in accordance with guidance provided by the Massachusetts Dental Society. We believe that this closure will allow us to more effectively adhere to Governor Baker’s recommendations and the Centers for Disease Control’s (CDC) guidance of social separation.  

As health care professionals, we believe we have a role to play in "flattening the curve" in order to follow sound, scientific public health advice to help limit infections and slow the spread of the virus. Our office will be closely reviewing our appointment schedule. If you have a non-urgent appointment scheduled with us during this time, our office will be in touch to help reschedule your appointment.  

We will continue to be available as needed for emergency management!

There will be a doctor on-call in the event of a dental emergency. Should you require emergency dental care, please call our office as you normally would at 781-665-5060 and the emergency phone number will be provided.   

We did not make this decision lightly. A great deal of care, research, and planning guided our decision. We believe that by taking these extraordinary precautions, we can make a difference in helping to preserve the limited supply of personal protective equipment critical for emergency dental care and frontline health care personnel responding to the pandemic. We will continue to evaluate the situation as it evolves and determine when it is appropriate for us to return to our normal business hours.  

Again, please understand that we are making this decision with the health and well-being of our patients, our families, our dental team, and the community in mind.  

Please stay safe and healthy.  

Sincerely,  

Dr. Anca and Melrose Dental Care team

Welcome to Our Practice

Welcome to Melrose Dental Care, Your Dentist in Melrose, MA

Welcome to Melrose Dental Care! We greatly appreciate the opportunity to provide you and your family with the best dental care possible. Each patient at our practice is viewed as a member of our dental family and we thrive on getting to know each patient as individuals and not merely a set of teeth.

At Melrose Dental Care, all the members of our team are committed to your individual attention and strive to provide personalized oral health care tailored for your unique dental needs and goals. We work hard to create the ultimate stress-free and comfortable dental experience. Your health and comfort are our top priorities, and we do what it takes to help every patient understand their symptoms and treatment options in a relaxed office setting.

We also believe that patients should have sufficient information to make educated decisions about their oral health and treatment options. You’ll find all of this important information on our website, including directions to office, service descriptions, patient education resources and more.

We look forward to having you as a patient and thank you for selecting us for your dental care needs. If you haven’t already scheduled your appointment, please give us a call today!

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Hours of Operation

Our Regular Schedule

Primary Location

Monday:

8:30 am-5:30 pm

Tuesday:

8:30 am-5:30 pm

Wednesday:

8:00 am-8:00 pm

Thursday:

9:00 am-5:00 pm

Friday:

8:00 am-5:30 pm

Saturday:

9:00 am-2:00 pm

Sunday:

Closed

Meet Our Staff

Learn Who We Are

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    Dr. Anca Andronesi
    General Dentist

    Dr. Andronesi graduated with high honors from Boston University Goldman School of Dental Medicine, after being trained as a dentist in her native country, Romania. Upon graduation at BU she received the Award for Outstanding Achievement and Excellence in Patient and Practice Management as well as the Award for outstanding promise in the field of Pediatric Dentistry given by American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. For her outstanding results Dr. Andronesi was inducted to Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental Honor Society, which is the organization that represents the highest achievements in dental scholarship, professionalism, and ethics. Dr. Andronesi is currently an active member of the American Dental Association and the Massachusetts Dental Society. For the last six years Dr. Andronesi practiced dentistry in Massachusetts in Wakefield, Brookline, and Gloucester.

    Dr. Andronesi has focused her practice in general dentistry, using the latest techniques in the dental field to obtain the best outcomes that are tailored for the specific needs of every individual. Her experience lies in performing general treatments, restorative work, Invisalign treatment, root canals, implant restorations, removable dentures while ensuring maximum accuracy and attention to detail. 

    When not practicing dentistry, Dr. Andronesi enjoys gardening, hiking, cooking and spending time with her husband and children.

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    Laura A. Maniscalco
    Dental Hygienist

    Laura is a graduate of the 4-year Bachelor of Hygiene Program from Forsyth School of Dental Hygiene, where she continued on to obtain a Master’s Degree in Dental Hygiene with a concentration in Public Health. She has a passion for promoting oral health, awareness and prevention. She also works as a spinning instructor and enjoys spending time with her sun conure, Petrie.

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    Irene Lomanno
    Dental Assistant

    Irene is a licensed dental assistant with over 20 years of experience. She is OSHA and CPR certified, and she is trained in all aspects of dentistry. Outside of work, she enjoys traveling, biking, and spending time with her family.

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    Maryam Daneshvar
    Dental Hygienist

    Maryam graduated from the Dental Hygiene school at Mount Ida College in 2003. She is a licensed dental hygienist, and a member of the Dental Hygiene Association. She focuses on patients periodontal health, and has worked in several periodontal offices. Maryam enjoys volunteering and spending time with her family.

Testimonials

What Our Clients Say About Us

  • "Dr. Andronesi provided me with excellent care when I needed it the most."
    Jennifer R.
  • "Visiting Melrose Dental Care gives my family and me more reasons to smile."
    The Johnson Family

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