Shanthi M. Cariappa, DDS 

Dr. Shanthi Cariappa was born and raised in Cincinnati, OH. She completed her under-graduate degree at Adelphi University in New York. Dr. Cariappa then went on to complete her doctorate of dental surgery from The Ohio State University graduating at the top of her class. While in dental school, Dr. Cariappa focused heavily on Cosmetic Dentistry. Since then she has continued to further her education by attending courses that focus on Cosmetic Dentistry.

Dr. Cariappa specializes in both family and Cosmetic Dentistry. She enjoys working with children and hopes to eliminate dental anxiety in patients. Dr. Cariappa has already brought new technology to the office to help aid patients who have dental fear.

Dr. Cariappa’s flexible schedule allows our patients to be seen at all hours that are convenient for them. She is here as early as 8 o’clock in the morning to as late as 7pm at night, with some Saturdays available as well.

Dr. Cariappa now lives locally in Providence. She loves running, playing tennis, and spending time with her dog Gingi!