Dr. Karkalas Graduated from New York University College of Dentistry in 1996 and received her graduate certificate in Advanced Education in General Dentistry from Columbia Presbyterian Hospital. Dr. Karkalas has received recognition for her skill in cosmetic dentistry from the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry as well as being a past member of the Holistic Dental Association, and the American Dental Association. She is also a current member of the Academy of General Dentistry, and is also the treasurer of the Rhode Island chapter. Dr. Karkalas also belongs to the Seattle Study Club and was also inducted into the Academy of Dentistry International.
Dr. Karkalas has extensive knowledge of general and cosmetic dentistry through consistent continuing education. Also being a member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentists she is constantly using the latest techniques available. What this means for you is that you have one of the best sources for healthy and beautiful smiles in your own backyard.
Dr. Karkalas received her board certification and accreditation in Forensic Dentistry in 2018. She is a member of the ASFO ( American Society of Forensic Odontology ). She is the first Board Certified Forensic Odontologist inRhode Island and works with the Medical Examiner's office.
Lena D. Karkalas, DDS
151 Waterman St
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