Meet the Doctors
Dr. Alvaro Gracia
Dr. Gracia graduated from Boston University's School of Dentistry in 1994. Since joining Advanced Dental Care of Norton, Dr. Gracia completed advanced graduate studies in General Dentistry, Prosthodontics, Implant Dentistry, Laser Dentistry and IV and Oral Conscious Sedation. He also averages approximately 250 annual credits in continuing education.
Dr. Alvaro E. Gracia was appointed Clinical Associate Professor of
Periodontics in the Associated Faculty of the School of Dental Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania.
Dr. Gracia is a Diplomate of the ABOI/ID, Diplomate and Fellowship of the ICOI, member of AO, ACP, AAID, ICOI, ADA.
Dr. Kumi Kamachi
Boston University Dental Medicine : Graduated DMD program, Post graduate program AEGD (advanced education general dentistry), Post graduate Prostodontic program. Graduate from dental school in Japan. Working as a dentist over 20years. Former clinical associate professor at Boston University dental medicine. Member of ADA, MDS, ACP, AO.
I am pleased to announce that Dr. Kano has joined our practice. He is an Endodontics specialist. His education includes C.A.G.S. Endodontics, Boston University School of Dental Medicine, F.O.M.S. Boston University, Boston Medical Center G.P.R., State University of New York, Kings County Hospital, and D.M.D. Boston University School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Kano also is a Clinical Instructor at Boston University and Harvard School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Kano is currently the president of the Massachusetts Association of Endodontics.
Dr. Gursimran Ahluwalia (Dr.Sim) received his D.M.D. Degree from Boston University in 2010. Following graduation from dental school, Dr. Sim worked in private practice for four years. During four years of private practice, Dr. Sim worked extensively with children and adolescents and decided to specialize in pediatric dentistry.
He completed his advanced education in pediatric dentistry at Boston University in 2016. During his 2-year training, Dr. Sim received specialized training in dentistry for children, adolescents, special needs, sedation, and hospital dentistry at Franciscan Children’s hospital and Boston Medical center.
Dr. Sim has a strong commitment to meet the individual needs of each and every child, including those with special needs.
He wants every experience to be a positive one- a philosophy that he brings to Kindred Smiles.
In his free time, he enjoys watching movies, traveling and trying new food and restaurants. He is also fluent in Hindi, Punjabi and has made Massachusetts his home since 2013.
Dr. Giraldo was born in Cali, Colombia where he grew and worked for many years. He received his DDS degree from the Universidad del Valle in 1991. After completing a one year Residency in the country side working with indigenous population, He worked in differents Hospitals in the city and had his private practice for 10 years. Dr. Giraldo moved to the US in 2003 and continued his studies on implant restorations, CAD-CAM and Prosthodonticdental rehabilitation.. He worked as a General dentist in western Massachusetts from 2007 to 2010, serving the communuty of Orange.In 2010 was accepted at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, receiving his DMD degree in 2012.While attending Tufts he was awarded the Prosthetic Award for Clinical Excellence (Prosthodonthics).
All these make him both a highly experienced and skillful professional, always committed to his patient's oralhealth.
Dr. Giraldo lives with his wife and three children in the south of New Hampshire..
Working side by side, our entire staff of dentists, specialists, dental assistants and hygienists evaluates patients' teeth and gums to ensure that each person receives a treatment plan to meet his or her needs.