1049 Main Street
Who we are
Lucila Bruno, DMD
Luis E. Castro-Ovalle, DDS
Raquel Villar, DMD
Iqra Vohra, DDS
John W. Scott, DDS
Hien Truong, DMD
Areen Kharashgeh, DDS
Uzma Shahbaz, BDS
Urgent or Emergency Care for Adults and Children
Urgent or emergency Care for adults and
children will be provided at 1049 Main Street,
Dental Department located on the third floor.
Regular walk-in emergency services are still
on hold, but if you need urgent care, please call
us first on 413-739-1100 or 413-304-4606 and
you will be contacted by a dental provider by
phone or video call on the same day.
To be seen at the center, you must have one
or more of these conditions: Severe toothache
pain (not just a twinge)
• Swelling of your gums, face or neck
• Bleeding in your mouth that does not stop
• Infection or a substantial risk of it
• Trauma (such as a broken tooth)
Comprehensive Examinations and x-rays
Our new patients receive a complete
examination on their first visit and our
providers discuss treatment options based
on our patient's needs.
Pediatric Dentistry plays an integral part of
lifelong healthy dental hygiene habits for your
Our team believes that good oral health should
have routine dental checkups as its primary
focus. These services include an examination,
radiographs when indicated, dental cleanings,
oral cancer screenings, and fluoride and
sealants applications when indicated.
Restorative dentistry helps protect your oral health
while improving your smile’s appearance. The
treatment of cavities involves the removal of the
tooth decay and the placement of a silver or white
Our goal is to work within the community to promote and provide excellence in dental hygiene, to offer comfortable dental treatments and solutions using the latest technology in a CARING environment. We want good dental health for all our patients and healthy smiles!
We have resumed all dental care appointments: Exams, cleaning, routine adult dental treatment, children's dental care,
oral and maxillofacial surgery for adults but we must limit the number of patients scheduled, due COVID-19 guidelines.
Please call 413-304-4606 to schedule an appointment for yourself or child.
Caring Health community has been through a lot over the last few months, and we are looking forward to accommodating you. While many things have changed, one thing has remained the same: our commitment to your health and safety. CHC follows infection control recommendations made by the American Dental Association (ADA), the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). We follow the guidelines of these agencies so that we are up-to-date on any new rulings or guidance that may be issued. We thank you for your understanding and support.
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Caring Health Center is dedicated to providing our patients with the most effective dental care possible.
Full coverage restorations are sometimes indicated
to preserve a tooth with severe cavity, achieving
aesthetics and durability.
Did you know that “gum disease” is the number one
cause of tooth loss in adults? Daily brushing and
flossing combined with regular checkups will help
prevent periodontal disease. We also provide
professional deep cleanings for treatment of active
periodontal disease when indicated.
Complete and Partial Dentures
Missing teeth can affect the efficiency of chewing of
foods to keep a healthy nutrition. We are able to
help you restore the proper function of your mouth
and also give you a beautiful smile!
Root Canal Treatment
This procedure can save teeth with severe decay and
sometimes pain and infection from extractions.
Consult our providers to determine what the best
option of treatment for you is.
We are able to perform simple and surgical
extractions when indicated. We also can perform
Oral Biopsies when indicated as part of our oral
We recognize that dental emergencies do arise. On
any day that a dentist is on duty, we will provide an
evaluation to any patient that presents to the clinic
with pain to make a determination of whether the
condition is an emergency or if a scheduled
appointment is in order.
For 24/7 after hour phone answering service, please call: 413-739-1100. Para recibir un servicio de contestador telefónico las 24 horas, los 7 días de la semana, llame al: 413-739-1100.
This health center is a Health Center
Program grantee under 42 U.S.C. 254b,
and a deemed Public Health Service
Employee under 42 U.S.C. 233(g)-(n).
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