Dr. Pratt is a graduate of Boston University, having earned a B.A. in biology. She continued her studies at the University of Connecticut, where she earned her Doctorate of Dental Medicine. Dr. Pratt practiced as an associate of Dr. Dimitri Ganim then partnered with Dr. McManus, and now leads Pratt Family Dentistry.
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Dr. Pratt continues to stay current with regular continuing education courses, including:
Dr. McManus earned his B.S. in biology from Providence College before earning his dental doctorate at Georgetown University School of Dentistry. Following graduation, he served two years in the U.S. Public Health Service and National Health Services Corps, practicing in rural South Dakota. He then moved home to Rhode Island to start his private practice.
Dr. McManus has been happily married to Patricia for over 40 years. They have five children (Meghan, Erin, Michaela, Kevin, and Matthew) and many wonderful grandchildren.
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Always eager to accentuate his expertise, Dr. McManus regularly completes continuing education courses. Recent highlights include:
Dr. Peter Chang earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Syracuse University before attending the Tufts University School of Dental Medicine where he earned his doctorate of dental medicine.
After graduating, Dr. Chang's interests led him to continuing education courses in a variety of topics:
Dr. Chang grew up in New Jersey, however, he considers himself bi-coastal with family on both the East and West coasts. During his spare time Peter enjoys playing a variety of musical instruments, listening to music, practicing yoga and watching movies. Dr. Chang looks forward to providing quality dentistry and promoting a healthy lifestyle that supports good dental habits.
It is with great pleasure that we welcome Dr. Kaja Puerini to our practice.
Dr. Puerini is a graduate of Penn State University and a 2005 graduate of Temple University School of Dentistry. A Rhode Island resident since that time, she is married to Dr. Stephen J. Puerini, who is also a dentist. Together they are the busy parents of elementary aged triplets.
Prior to starting her family, Dr Puerini served as Dental Director of Thundermist Health Center in West Warwick from 2005 until 2009. Following the invaluable experience gained there she has managed to balance her time between private practice and the joy of raising three energetic children.
In addition to her broad experience, Dr. Puerini brings to the practice a love of dentistry and a passion for excellence. She believes that an informed patient is a vital component in the delivery of quality dental care and makes certain that her patients are treated with kindness and professionalism at every visit.