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Find a Dentist - RI Age One Dental Champions

The Rhode Island Department of Health's Oral Health Program has created the following Age One Dental Champion Directory, to easily find dental providers who have indicated that they work with very young children!

The RI Department of Health and TeethFirst! do not endorse specific dental providers, only that they will accept patients for the age one dental visit.  All dentists are licensed with the state of Rhode Island and volunteered to be an Age One Champion.  Please note that it may take a few phone calls to find a dental provider.  

For full information, including practice address, hours, and insurances accepted, please click here.

If you are a RI dental provider who would like to be included, please contact the RI Department of Health Oral Health Program at ridoh.oralhealth@health.ri.gov 

Barrington

  • Barrington-Swansea Family Dental: 401-247-1777

East Providence

  • Smith Family Dental: 401-434-7471
  • We Care for Kids Dental Office: 401-431-1224

Middletown

  • Durudogan P. Hakan: 401-846-6610
  • Milestone Dental Care, Inc. (M. Kathlyn Nelson, DMD): 401-846-3214 *

Newport

  • Newport Pediatric Dentistry, Inc.: 401-849-4790 *

Portsmouth

  • Tom Duane Swanson: 401-683-0112 *

Tiverton

  • Stone Bridge Dental Group: 401-624-2375
*accepts Rite Smiles

Cumberland

  • William Chan & Associates: Pediatric Dentistry & Orthodontics: 401-334-3070 *

Foster

  • WellOne Primary Medical and Dental Care: 401-647-3702 *

Lincoln

  • John B. DeMello: 401-723-7020
  • Paolucci Lincoln Dental Associates: 401-333-5500 *

North Scituate

  • WellOne Primary Medical and Dental Care: 401-647-6262 *

Pascoag

  • WellOne Primary Medical and Dental Care: 401-567-0800 *

Woonsocket

  • Thundermist Health Center: 401-767-4161 *
*accepts Rite Smiles

Central Falls

  • Comfort Dental: 401-305-6688

Johnston

  • Dr. Susanne Y. Lavoie: 401-228-7550
  • Tri-County Community Action Agency: 401-519-1940 *

Pawtucket

  • Blackstone Valley Community Health Care: 401-729-5239 *
  • Dr. Anita Vasvani: 401-722-6064 *
  • Fun Smiles: 401-834-1200 *
  • St. Joseph Pediatric and Family Dental Center - Pawtucket: 401-723-2756 *

Providence

  • Comfort Dental: 401-781-5151
  • New England Dental: 401-781-4424
  • Pediatric Dentistry Limited: 401-273-0750 *
  • Providence Community Health Center: 401-444-0430 *
  • Providence Pediatric Dentistry: 401-272-3443 *
  • Samuels Sinclair Dental Center: 401-444-5284 *
  • St. Joseph Pediatric and Family Dental Center - Providence: 401-456-4461 *
  • Ricci Family Dentistry: 401-521-3483
  • Zumstein Family Dentistry: 401-274-1140
*accepts Rite Smiles

Charlestown

  • Arrowhead Dental Associates: 401-364-6300

East Greenwich

  • Asciolla Family Dentistry Inc.: 401-884-5242
  • Children's Dentistry of East Greenwich: 401-285-2500 *
  • Rhode Island Children's Dentistry: 401-828-1171 *

Hope Valley

  • Chariho Children's Dentistry 401-539-6007
  • Wood River Health Services: 401-387-9601 *

Narragansett

  • Rhode Island Children's Dentistry of South County: 401-789-7200 *

North Kingstown

  • Calvin J. Pierce: 401-294-4315
  • WellOne Primary Medical and Dental Care: 401-295-9706 *

Wakefield

  • Children’s Dentistry of Wakefield: 401-792-4664 * (existing patients only)
  • Thundermist Health Center: 401-783-5646
  • Zumstein Family Dentistry: 401-789-2510

Westerly

  • Children's Dentistry of Westerly: 401-596-8720 * (existing patients only)
  • Rebecca Woodward & Adam Kaufman: 401-596-0888
*accepts Rite Smiles

Coventry

  • Children's Dentistry of Coventry: 401-823-1700 *
  • Rhode Island Children's Dentistry: 401-828-1171 *

Cranston

  • Comprehensive Community Action Program: 401-942-4867 *
  • Pediatric Dentistry Limited: 401-943-7535 *
  • Spartan Dental: 401-383-7569

Warwick

  • Comprehensive Community Action Program: 401-732-9090 *
  • Danish & O'Laughlin Dental Associates: 401-738-3606
  • Pediatric Dental Care of Rhode Island: 401-825-6062

West Warwick

  • Anthony J. Tilelli: 401-828-2400 *
  • Thundermist Health Center: 401-615-2804
*accepts Rite Smiles
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