• DMD, Tufts University, United States, 1987
  • BS, Biology, Boston College, Boston, United States, 1977


Mary Karish-Dodge, D.M.D. is an Assistant Professor and Practice Coordinator for Group Practice Exeter. She earned her B.S. Degree from Boston College and her D.M.D. Degree from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Karish is a Fellow of the International College of Dentists and the American College of Dentists. She is a member of the Board of Directors of the Rhode Island Oral Health Foundation, the sponsoring entity of the Rhode Island Mission of Mercy, where she is the Dental Triage Lead. Dr. Karish served two terms as Chair of the Committee on Ethics, By-laws and Judicial Affairs for the Rhode Island Dental Association. She has been a member of the Rhode Island Academy of General Dentistry for over 30 years and served as Secretary/Treasurer for 3 terms. At the Dental School Dr. Karish spent three years on the TUSDM admissions committee. She is presently a member of the PDCMG committee and and the Risk Management committee.