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We found 77 dentists who accept Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas near Pawtucket, RI.

Craig E Elice
Specializes in Pediatric Dentistry
226 Waterman Street
Providence, RI
 

Dr. Craig Elice's specialty is pediatric dentistry. He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers. He trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of North Carolina (UNC) for his residency. Dr. Elice is professionally affiliated with The Miriam Hospital, Rhode Island Hospital, and Hasbro Children's Hospital.

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Specializes in General Dentistry
909 N Main Street
Providence, RI
 

Dr. Elizeu Lima practices general dentistry. Dr. Lima accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more.

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Francis A Connor Jr.
Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
123 School Street
Pawtucket, RI
 

Dr. Francis Connor's area of specialization is oral and maxillofacial surgery. The average patient rating for Dr. Connor is 4.5 stars out of 5. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Connor's training includes a residency program at Bellevue Hospital Center. Dr. Connor is affiliated with Rhode Island Hospital.

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John Carl Simkevich
Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
123 School Street
Pawtucket, RI
 

Dr. John Simkevich specializes in oral and maxillofacial surgery and practices in Pawtucket, RI and East Greenwich, RI. He is affiliated with Rhode Island Hospital. For his professional training, Dr. Simkevich completed a residency program at a hospital affiliated with the University of Connecticut. He has a 3.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Simkevich accepts.

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Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
123 School Street
Pawtucket, RI
 

Dr. Steven Brown is an oral and maxillofacial surgeon in East Greenwich, RI and Pawtucket, RI. His patients gave him an average rating of 4.0 out of 5 stars. Dr. Brown takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers. For his residency, Dr. Brown trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas. He is affiliated with Rhode Island Hospital.

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Specializes in Pediatric Dentistry
148 Waterman Street
Providence, RI
 

Dr. Thomas Mulvey specializes in pediatric dentistry and practices in Providence, RI. Dr. Mulvey is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze.

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Daniel Joseph Kane
Specializes in Pediatric Dentistry
21 Peace Street
Providence, RI
 

Dr. Daniel Kane's area of specialization is pediatric dentistry. His hospital/clinic affiliations include St. Joseph Hospital and Rhode Island Hospital. Dr. Kane is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers. For his professional training, Dr. Kane completed a residency program at a hospital affiliated with the University of Maryland.

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Specializes in General Dentistry
878 Newport Avenue
Pawtucket, RI
 

Dr. Dimitri Ganim's specialty is general dentistry. Patients gave him an average rating of 3.0 stars out of 5. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more.

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Specializes in Dentistry
140 Newport Avenue
Pawtucket, RI
 

Dr. Anita Vasvani's area of specialization is dentistry. She is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze.

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Specializes in Orthodontics
2 2nd Street
Attleboro, MA
 

Dr. Joseph Peluso works as an orthodontist in Attleboro, MA. His average patient rating is 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Peluso is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more.

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Specializes in Pediatric Dentistry, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
148 Waterman Street
Providence, RI
 

Dr. Farisa Mulvey's areas of specialization are pediatric dentistry and oral and maxillofacial surgery; she sees patients in Providence, RI. She takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more. In addition to English, she speaks Thai.

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Taraneh Tabatabaie
Specializes in General Dentistry
1234 Mineral Spring Avenue
North Providence, RI
 

Dr. Taraneh Tabatabaie specializes in general dentistry and practices in North Providence, RI. The average patient rating for Dr. Tabatabaie is 3.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Tabatabaie is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze.

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Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, General Dentistry
593 Eddy Street
Providence, RI
 

Dr. Bonnie Zimble's areas of specialization are oral and maxillofacial surgery and general dentistry. She is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze. Her training includes a residency program at a hospital affiliated with Tufts University. Dr. Zimble is affiliated with Rhode Island Hospital.

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Specializes in Orthodontics
1351 Smith Street
North Providence, RI
 

Dr. Jason Izzi is an orthodontist. Dr. Izzi is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more.

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Specializes in General Dentistry
1136 Hartford Avenue
Johnston, RI
 

Dr. David McFarland's specialty is general dentistry. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Orthodontics, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
2 Dudley Street; Moc 180
Providence, RI
 

Dr. Kevan O'Neill is an orthodontist and oral surgeon. He is professionally affiliated with Rhode Island Hospital. He trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Tennessee for his residency. Dr. O'Neill honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers.

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What is Dentistry?

A dentist provides oral (mouth) health care, ranging from routine cleanings all the way to oral surgery. Dentistry is about more than just teeth: dentists also care for a patient’s jaw, tongue, lips, and salivary glands; they even check for signs of disease in the head and neck.

A dentist has a number of jobs they perform to keep their patients healthy. They examine areas inside and around the mouth to look for unusual lumps or swelling that could indicate a problem, and they take biopsies if needed. They educate their patients not only about the daily care of their teeth and gums, but also about proper nutrition and not using tobacco. Of course, teeth are their main focus, and dentists know how to treat them right. A dentist can clean, repair, remove, replace, or reposition teeth in order to prevent and treat disease.

Some disorders of the mouth and teeth require special treatment and surgery. Although a general dentist can perform minor surgical procedures such as tooth extractions, when it comes to more specialized oral care, there are dentists who have chosen to focus their education and experience in certain areas. These subspecialties include:
  • Endodontics, the specialty that focuses on the pulp and nerves inside the tooth (endodontists often perform root canals)
  • Pediatric Dentistry, which is dental care specifically tailored towards children
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, which deals with surgery of the jaws and lower face; this can include everything from trauma after an accident to removal of wisdom teeth
  • Prosthodontics, the specialty of replacing missing teeth or bone within the mouth with prosthetics, or manufactured parts
  • Orthodontics, which involves aligning the teeth and shaping the jaw using braces

The health of the mouth can be a strong indicator of overall health. Dentists teach you how to take good care of your teeth, and they keep your mouth healthy and comfortable.