Robert Geary, DMD
Dr. Robert Geary comes from the local beach town of Hull, Massachusetts, known to many as Nantasket Beach. Dr. Geary is one of 3 siblings and was the first of his immediate family to earn a Bachelors Degree. During his undergraduate coursework he participated in and continues to be involved with volunteer and outreach activities through the St. Rock Haiti Foundation based in Milton. His undergraduate education was complimented with research related to the ethics of genetic technologies as well as research in instrumental analysis as it pertains to the detection of environmental toxins. Through his combined love of science, working with his hands on the weekends with his father, and making connections with people, the choice to pursue a career in dentistry was an easy one.
After graduating Summa Cum Laude from Bridgewater State University with a BS in Chemistry and Minor in Philosophy, he went on to earn his Doctorate of Dental Medicine from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in Boston. During his time at Tufts Dr. Geary spent a considerable amount of time focused on public health initiatives and helping his peers through tutoring. He graduated Honus Civicus and also received the Presidential Award for Civic Life.
Dr. Geary went on to complete a General Practice Residency at The University of Vermont Medical Center. His experience in the residency provided him with exposure and advanced education in complex restorative dentistry, extractions, root canals, radiation therapy management, full mouth rehabilitation treatment and planning, implant treatment planning, emergency dental and alveolar trauma management, and exposure to special needs patients and operating room procedures/dentistry. Dr. Geary is passionate about all aspects of dentistry, but particularly loves working with the special needs community.
During his off time Dr. Geary enjoys playing and performing music, being outdoors, reading, and spending time with his family and friends. Born and raised in New England, Dr. Geary is excited to be back on the South Shore and looks forward to living out his dream of helping others through his acquired knowledge.
Priya Cheruvathur, DMD
Priya Cheruvathur, DMD graduated from the Advanced Standing program at Boston University’s Henry Goldman School of Dental Medicine in 2018 after completing her formal dental training at the Amrita School of Dentistry in 2008. Dr. Cheruvathur’s warmth and sense of humor put her patients at ease and she values them like she does her family. “Quality over quantity” is her motto and she makes sure to educate her patients in a way that allows them to make the best decisions for their smile and for their health.
Outside of the office, Dr. Cheruvathur loves traveling and spending time enjoying nature with her husband and young son and daughter. A member of the American Dental Association and the Massachusetts Dental Society, Dr. Cheruvathur loves to learn and works very hard to bring the best care and treatment to her patients.
Alison Freeman, DMD
“Why do I love being a dentist? There is nothing better for me than to improve patients’ health, help them achieve their dental goals, and know that the smile we’ve given them makes them happy and confident.” – Dr. Alison Freeman
Dr. Alison Freeman created Aspire Dental Health to give patients a “dental home” in a warm, welcoming environment, helping not only their smiles, but their overall wellness.
Dr. Freeman is known for her warm, caring demeanor but also for making sure that her patients have what they need for their oral health, even beyond general dentistry. She is dedicated to helping each of her patients achieve their dental health goals.
With her passion for continuing education, Dr. Freeman consistently strives to deliver the highest quality of aesthetic results to keep her patients smiling for years. This is your journey, which is why she strives to understand the individual emotional and psychological needs of our patients.
Dr. Freeman received her B.S. degree in cell and developmental biology at the University of Rochester. She went on to earn her D.M.D at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in 2005.
Following her education at Tufts, Dr. Freeman continued her education at Boston University School of Dental Medicine, completing a residency in the Advanced Education in General Dentistry program.
Dr. Freeman’s Dental Memberships:
Massachusetts Dental Society
American Dental Association
Academy of General Dentistry
Frank Schiano, DMD
Dr. Schiano is a specialist in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics. He completed his orthodontic training at the Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine in 2018. Prior to returning to residency, Dr. Schiano was a Clinical Assistant Professor at Boston University and practiced and taught general dentistry for almost a decade.
His service to the community goes unmatched. Dr. Schiano worked tirelessly for over five years to help form the Boston District of the Massachusetts Dental Society. A 2010 graduate of the MDS Leadership Institute, he was awarded the Massachusetts Dental Society’s “10 Under Ten” Award in 2011. He also received the 2011 American Dental Association’s Award for International Service for his leadership in Project Stretch, an international pediatric dental service organization, of which he is an active Board member. In 2014, Dr. Schiano was named one of four MDS “William McKenna Volunteer Heroes”.
When not spending time at the office with his patients, Dr. Schiano enjoys yoga, going to the movies, and eating good food with his closest family and friends.