Dental Faculty Practice

Tufts Dental Faculty Practice is a full-service choice at the dental school, where your care is provided by experienced faculty members. Although it is located in Tufts Dental School, it is not a teaching clinic. Patients of these providers receive access to our exceptional dentists, leading-edge facilities, and hands-on customer service.

Choose a Specialist   or  Call (617) 636-3925


  • Dr. Marielena Gamboa-Ruiz

Oral Surgeons (Call 617-636-6515)



Looking for your TDA Provider? To contact the following providers, please call (617) 636-6678.

Why Choose the Faculty Practice?

You can feel confident you are receiving exceptional care, only from our experienced faculty providers.

  • Full service dentistry with everything from cleanings, to implants and full-mouth reconstructions.
  • You will only be seen by exceptional faculty. No students, no residents.
  • Most major insurances accepted and financing options are available.
  • Convenient location in Downtown Boston.

Call (617) 636-3925 to make an appointment.

Changes to Tufts Dental Associates

If you are a current patient of Tufts Dental Associates you can call (617) 636-6678 with any questions. All patients, regardless of where you were seen before, are welcome to receive care from our Faculty Providers, and receive all the benefits being seen by our exceptional faculty.

About the Tufts Dental Faculty Practice

Certain faculty members choose to house their private practice at the dental school. Although appointments are located at Tufts Dental School, this is not a teaching clinic. Our faculty practices and our teaching clinics are different, so policies and pricing vary.

Provider Appointment Length Fees Part of the teaching process?
Faculty Providers Experienced Tufts faculty member + $$$ No
Teaching Clinics Dental Student or Resident +++ $ Yes