Triangle Street Dental is proud to serve Worcester, MA and surrounding areas. We are dedicated to providing the highest level of dental medicine along with friendly, compassionate service.


MEET THE DENTISTS



Dr. Deepti Kalra

Dr. Deepti Kalra graduated from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine (DMD) in May of 2010 with honors. Prior to that, she completed her training with a Bachelor’s degree in Dental Surgery (BDS) at the SGRD Dental School in India in 2005. Dr.Kalra was awarded a university gold medal on graduation.

Since completing her formal dental training, Dr. Kalra has worked in private practice in Central Massachusetts and Rhode Island before transitioning to her own practice. She is enthusiastic about dental health and enjoys educating patients about preventative techniques (nutrition and homecare) and possesses a vast knowledge of clinical procedures. While her primary focus is prevention, Dr. Kalra is competent in end-to-end patient management with a strong background in Fixed and Removable prosthesis, Crown and Bridge, Root Canal Therapy and Complex Restorations.

Dr. Kalra is a Member of the American Dental Association, Massachusetts Dental Society, as well as the Worcester Dental Society.

Dr. Kalra is constantly seeking additional training and continuing education opportunities to perfect her skillset and provide her patients the very best care available.

Dr. Kalra and her husband (Rohan) have two children ages three and eight. They are raising their beautiful family in Grafton, MA. Outside of dentistry, Dr.Kalra spends her time volunteering and supporting school activities, traveling, and playing badminton and tennis.

Dr. Kalra is fluent in English, Hindi, and Punjabi.


Dr. Paul M. Kaplan

Dr. Paul M. Kaplan, or Dr. Root, as he is affectionately known in this area, has been practicing as an Endodontist (Root Canal Therapy Specialist) in Rhode Island and Massachusetts for over twenty-four years. He is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania’s School of Dental Medicine, as well as the University of Pennsylvania’s Graduate School of Education. He received his specialty certificate in Endodontics from the University of Buffalo School of Dental Medicine. Additionally, while at the University of Buffalo, he was awarded a Masters of Science degree in the Oral Sciences for pioneering research he completed in the field of Digital Subtraction Radiography.

Dr. Kaplan has been awarded many honors, including being selected nationally as America’s Top Dentist in the field of Endodontics for the past 18 years in a row and being honored locally as a Rhode Island and Massachusetts Top Endodontist on multiple occasions.

In addition to treating patients in our dental office, Dr. Kaplan is involved in the academic arena of dentistry as well. He served as a clinical instructor and professor at Tufts University’s School of Dental Medicine and Boston University’s School of Dental Medicine, where he taught the post-graduate endodontic residents. Currently, he runs the Endodontic department and teaches the AEGD residents at U. Mass Memorial Hospital.

Away from the office, Dr. Kaplan performs cantorial concerts, teaches tennis, and enjoys quiet time boating and fishing with his family.


MEET THE TEAM


Jennifer Singel

Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH)

Jennifer Singel has been a registered dental hygienist for over 25 years. She was previously employed at an office for seventeen years before joining our team at Triangle Street Dental in 2018. She is actively involved in The American Dental Hygienists’ Association-Massachusetts having held various officer positions at both the state and local level. In her free time, she enjoys boating with her husband and travelling to historic landmarks with her sister.


Brianna Taylor

Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH)

Brianna graduated from Quinsigamond Community College with high honors. She is very passionate about patient education and home care. Brianna is very caring and a good listener. She strives to make sure the patient feels comfortable. She always makes sure her patients fully understand the procedure and the importance of their overall health. Brianna is constantly seeking continuing education and training courses to expand her knowledge.


Tracie Ducharme

Dental Assistant

Tracie has been working as a dental assistant for the past 24 years. She is passionate about patient care. She believes her role has been a great experience in helping others. She continues to seek and grow more skills.


Mirrisa Torres

Certified Dental Assistant

Mirrisa has been a Dental Assistant since 2013. She graduated from Lincoln technical Institute. She is very compassionate, not only for her children, friends, and family but also for her patients. Understanding their needs and wants is what she strives for. Outside of work she takes care of her 2 boys and enjoys doing outdoor activities with them.


Sandra Zuscak

Office Manager

Sandra brings over 25 years of experience in the dental field and has been with our office for 25 years. Her focus is on patient care and everyday operations of the practice. Outside the office, Sandy enjoys spending time with her husband.


Melissa Urbina

Patient Care Coordinator

Melissa joined our team as a front desk in Aug 2019. She enjoys welcoming patients with a warm smile and engaging introduction. Being involved and helping patients with their needs is truly a passion of hers.