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November 9, 2019

When it comes to dental benefit plans, millions of people each year are ringing in the New Year leaving money on the table. According to the National Association of Dental Plans, only 2.8% of people with PPO dental plan participants reached or exceeded their plans annu...

November 2, 2019

Diane is a registered dental hygienist, graduated from Mount Ida College of Massachusetts. She moved to Boston from Colombia South America. She is fully bilingual English-Spanish.

Diane provides preventative oral health care. She asses the oral care of patients and she...

October 23, 2019

Casey is our new dental hygienist in Avalon Dental Office in Somerville, MA.

Originally from Louisiana, Casey moved to the Boston area in 2015. Her interest in dental hygiene began in her previous profession as a veterinary assistant that specialized in dental cleanings...

October 3, 2019

The thought of a root canal may make you fearful or uneasy if you aren’t familiar with the procedure. For some people, root canal therapy is associated with excruciating pain and anxiety.

People tend to avoid receiving a checkup due to relating dentistry to pain. Dental...

September 23, 2019

Dear patients and friends! It’s time to get a healthy and confident smile! Make sure you won’t miss our amazing dental fall offer!

We are so excited to offer a FREE dental cleaning for all first-time patients in our office at Assembly Square: 5 Middlesex Ave #305, Somer...

September 10, 2019

If you’ve ever lost a permanent teeth, there’s a good chance you were provided a dental implants for your replacement teeth. Dental implants allow you to live the way you want to, for example – confidently eating, laughing, talking and enjoying all of your everyday act...

August 31, 2019

The staff at Avalon Dental Centers in Cambridge and Somerville wants to take a moment to wish you a safe and serene Labor Day and to remind you that we’re back in business bright and early on Tuesday morning.


For most of us here at Avalon Dental Center, Labor Day symbo...

July 19, 2019

It’s important to understand the difference between a standard dental issue that can wait until morning and a real emergency that can threaten your health or cost you a tooth. Here’s what you should know about recognizing dental emergencies.

How to Know if it’s a Dental...

July 8, 2019

If you need the effective yet gentle care of a general, restorative, or cosmetic dentist near Somerville or Cambridge, Massachusetts, Dr. Michael Ofir provides dental implants, dental crowns, Invisalign®, teeth cleaning, and more.

At Avalon Dental Center, we are passion...