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Centrally located in the heart of downtown Boston, Newbury Street’s Parkside Dental Care combines a state-of-the-art dental practice with a touch of warm, engaging appeal. Our dentists know that each patient deserves unique, individualized service and they will do everything possible to ensure our patients feel comfortable with their plan of care. We take pride in keeping our expertise up to date, as well as in our ability to use innovative treatments to meet our diverse patients’ dental needs. We invite you to explore our website to see why choosing Parkside Dental Care is the right choice for you and your family! We look forward to welcoming you into our office, which is easily accessible by the Red line and the 4175 bus.

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Dr. Kristen Choe Dority grew up in Queens, New York, and is now proud to call Boston her home. Graduating cum laude from Cornell University in Biological Sciences, Dr. Dority then went on to receive her Doctorate of Dental Medicine from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Dority is a member of the American Academy of Clear Aligners, the American Dental Association, and the Massachusetts Dental Society. She is passionate about providing her patients with the best that dentistry has to offer.

She keeps up with the newest advances in the field by attending continuing education courses at the Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental Studies (LVI), Yankee Dental Congress, and the Pankey Institute. She is a member of the Seattle Study Club.

Dr. Dority is also an active member of the Grace Chapel East Lexington Campus. Currently, she resides in Arlington with her husband Dave and their two children. In her spare time, she enjoys watching the Boston Red Sox, going to continuing education courses, playing the ukulele, and volunteering at church and her kids' schools.

In Massachusetts, dentists are required to take 40 credits of continuing education courses every two years. Dr. Dority has over 100 credits for the last two years. Below, you will find a few of Dr. Dority's most recent certifications.

  • Seattle Study Club - monthly meetings
  • Oral Care Symposium June 2015
  • Invisalign ReIngage (for select doctors) May 2015
  • Invisalign Intermediate course June 2014
  • Botox and dermal fillers certification May 2014
Eliza Registered Dental Hygienist
Gillian Registered Dental Assistant
Lisa Registered Dental Hygienist
Jessica Registered Dental Assistant
Alicia Registered Dental Hygienist

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Summer hours:M, T, W 7:30am to 7pmRegular hours:M, T, W, Th 7:30am to 4pm

37 Newbury St.,
3rd Floor Boston, MA 02116

Parking: There is metered parking available around the Boston Common and along Newbury St. We find the Boston Common Garage (underground on Charles St.) to be the most convenient & economical.

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