Skill and compassion go hand in hand when providing exceptional patient care. As dental professionals, we stay up to date on the latest advancements in dentistry in order to provide the most current treatment options for our patients. We recognize that our patients are unique individuals who have placed a great deal of trust in our team. That is just one reason why we value each and every patient relationship.
We appreciate the time you’ve taken to visit this site and find out more about this dental practice, our team, and the many services we can provide to help you achieve optimum oral health.
Joseph W. Competiello, DDS
Dr. Competiello is a graduate of the prestigious Boston Latin School. He has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology from Northeastern University, a Masters in Education degree from the University of Massachusetts, as well as a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Temple University. He has studied at the L.D. Pankey Institute for Advanced Dental Training and is continually involved in advanced post-graduate dental education.
Dr. Competiello is a retired full Colonel in the US Army Reserves. He served three years active duty in Stuttgart, Germany as Preventive Dental Officer of the area. He was awarded a degree from Command and General Staff College from the US Army.
Dr. Competiello has been a clinical instructor at Tufts Dental School and has contributed his time in varied ways. He has done five volunteer dental missions to El Salvador, Belize City, and Honduras.
He has been a coordinator of the Retired Military Office at Hanscom AFB. He is also currently involved with committees at Boston Latin School.
Dr. Competiello holds Fellowships in the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) and International Congress of Oral Implantologists (ICOI). He is a member of the American Dental Association (ADA), the Massachusetts Dental Society (MDS), and the South Shore Dental Society. He is also an expert reviewer on malpractice cases for the Pro Mutual Insurance Company.
Roberta Bohan, RDH
Registered Dental Hygienist
Roberta has been with our team since 2013. She has over 20 years of experience and she completed studies at both the Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences and the Forsyth School of Dental Hygiene. In her free time she enjoys volunteering, and babysitting her 3-year old grandson.
Michelle Mulrey, Office Manager
Office Manager & Dental Assistant
Michelle has been with our team since 2009, originally as Dr. Competiello's dental assistant. She completed her front office management, and dental assisting courses through the Massachusetts Dental Society and has since taken over as our practice's office manager. Michelle is happy to help our patients with any scheduling, insurance, and billing questions.
She has a background in graphic design, and has helped create much of our branding and marketing materials, as well as some of the art you will find in our office. In her free time, Michelle enjoys practicing yoga and traveling.
Kristen Saverse, Dental Assistant
Kristen is currently in the nursing program at Labouré College. She began working part-time for Dr. Competiello in 2017, and enjoys learning new skills in the dental field, that will compliment her studies in nursing.
Taylor Palma, Receptionist
Taylor Graduated from Bridgewater State University in May 2019 with a major in Biology and a minor in Chemistry. She is currently taking courses at Harvard Extension in hopes of persuing a career as a Dentist. In her free time she enjoys sending time outdoors, and with friends and family.