Dr. Annie M. Amsalem, DDS, MSc is a Periodontist and Dental Implant Specialist at Newton Dentistry. Dr. Annie Amsalem was born in Africa, raised in Paris and received her dental degree from Ecole Garancière (Paris VII) with honors in 1975. Dr. Annie (or Dr. Amsalem) joined our staff in 2004. She completed her advanced postdoctoral training at the Boston University Goldman School of Graduate Dentistry, where she received her specialty certificate in Periodontics and a Master of Science Degree with outstanding academic achievement in 1978. Returning to Paris upon graduation, Dr. Amsalem practiced quite successfully in her private practice until 1991, when she made the decision to return to Boston.
Dr. Annie is trained in all aspects of periodontics, including gingival grafting for recession, crown lengthening procedures, pocket reduction therapies for periodontal disease, extractions, socket preservation with bone grafting, ridge augmentation to prepare areas for dental implants and multiple types of dental implants.
Dr. Annie has published both in French and English and has participated in many continuing education seminars, both nationally and internationally. She places a great emphasis on keeping current in her profession. “Dr. Annie” as some patients refer to her, has a reputation for being a very gentle and compassionate clinician. She can tailor treatment plans to achieve each patient’s specific goals and address their treatment needs.
Dr. Annie is a member of the American Dental Association and the American Academy of Periodontology.