The Dental Office at Chestnut Hill
Meet the Team
Rodman K. Shale, DMD
Dr. Rodman Shale is a 1984 graduate from Boston University’s Henry M. Goldman School of Graduate Dentistry. He immediately entered private practice but maintained his academic affiliation to Boston University as an assistant clinical professor of Oral diagnosis and radiology. He has been involved with BU’s APEX dental student mentoring program since its inception in 1990.
Dr. Shale has always been dedicated to providing his patients with the most current state-of-the-art care available. His gentle touch, congenial personality, and sense of humor will make your visit to his office a most pleasant experience.
Dr. Shale lives in Newton with his wife and their three children. When Dr. Shale is not creating beautiful smiles, he can be found enjoying long walks with his wife and their dog. His interests include running, tennis, golf, listening to jazz and playing the piano. He loves watching his children participate in their sporting events and dance recitals.
Prof. Dr. Panos Papaspyridakos DDS, MS, PhD
Dr. Panos Papaspyridakos is a specialist Prosthodontist and his clinical expertise covers all aspects of Implant, Esthetic and Reconstructive Dentistry. He received both his Certificate of Specialty in Prosthodontics and M.S. degree with honorary distinction from Columbia University College of Dental Medicine in New York. Subsequently, he received his Certificate of ITI Scholarship in Implant Dentistry from Harvard School of Dental Medicine in Boston. He also holds a D.D.S. degree from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry and a Ph.D. degree from the National University of Athens School of Dentistry.
Currently, Dr. Papaspyridakos serves as an Associate Professor of Postgraduate Prosthodontics at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in Boston and as a visiting Assistant Professor of Prosthodontics at the University of Rochester Eastman Institute for Oral Health in New York, and he maintains a part-time private practice limited to Prosthodontics and Implant Dentistry in Boston.
Dr. Papaspyridakos has published more than 100 articles and abstracts in international, peer-reviewed journals and has authored book chapters in 5 Implant Dentistry textbooks, while he serves as reviewer for several dental journals. His innovative clinical implant research has received international acclaim with educational awards and is well cited with more than 2,000 citations. He is a fellow of the International Team of Implantology (ITI) and the Greater New York Academy of Prosthodontics (GNYAP) and he lectures extensively on dental implants and esthetics in national and international dental meetings.
Meet the Staff
Dr. Rodman K. Shale will give you and your family healthy smiles for a lifetime. In the Newton, MA area of Chestnut Hill, MA, Dr. Shale and our professional staff serve patients from Boston, Brookline, Needham, Wellesley and beyond. We’ve exceeded our patients’ expectations for over 25 years, and our smiles are still going strong. Contact our Newton dental clinic for your new patient appointment or consultation.
Edie: Certified Dental Assistant, Front Desk Reception
Kerry: Dental Hygienist
Alex: Dental Assistant
Barbara: Dental Hygienist
Lilly: Dental Hygienist
Afee: Dental Hygienist
The Experience You Deserve
- Plenty of Parking
- Flexible Payment Options
- Over 25 Years of Experience
- Conveniently Located on Rt. 9
- State-of-the-Art Dental Technology
- Comfortable and Personalized Care