About Us

Robert B. Walsh | Perio Specialist

Robert B. Walsh, DDS

Following his undergraduate study at Boston College, where he received a Bachelor of Science in Biology, Dr. Walsh attended Georgetown University School of Dentistry and completed his DDS Degree in 1986. Upon graduation, Dr. Walsh entered the United States Navy serving as a general dental officer. In 1995, Dr. Walsh completed a residency at the Naval Postgraduate Dental School in Bethesda, MD where he received his certificate in Periodontics.

He has been a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology since 1998, and his clinical interests include implantology and periodontal regenerative therapies.

In his free time Dr. Walsh enjoys reading, cooking, biking and traveling with his wife.


Dr. Patrick Shannon | Perio SpecialistsDr.  Patrick Shannon, DMD

Dr. Shannon was born and raised in Braintree, MA. Dr. Shannon graduated cum laude from Salve Regina with a major in Biology and a minor in Chemistry. He then went on to receive his Doctorate of Dental Medicine at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine.

Upon graduation, Dr. Shannon received the American Academy of Periodontology Student Award. Dr. Shannon completed his periodontal residency at Tufts University in June 2013 and is eligible for board certification.  At the 2013 Yankee Dental Congress, Dr. Shannon taught a course on crown lengthening and osseous surgical procedures. His special interests are bone grafting and implant procedures.

Dr. Shannon is a member of the American Academy of Periodontics, American Dental Association and Massachusetts Dental Society.

In his free time, Dr. Shannon enjoys practicing yoga, playing disc golf, and rooting for the Bruins and Patriots and spending time with his wonderful wife.


Dr. Kane Ramsey, DMD, MSD

A Connecticut native, Dr. Ramsey graduated dental school from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in 2014. During her time at Tufts, Dr. Ramsey received the Robert and Eleanor Levin Endowed Senior Prize Fund in Periodontics, the 2013 Horace Wells Connecticut Scholarship Award, the Esther Wilkins Scholarship and lastly 2013 Pierre Fauchard Academy Dental Student Scholarship Award.

Upon matriculation, Dr. Ramsey completed a 3-year periodontal residency at Virginia Commonwealth University located in Richmond, Virginia where she served as chief resident. Dr. Ramsey is well versed in all aspects of traditional periodontal surgery, soft tissue grafting, dental implants, and IV sedation.

Dr. Ramsey firmly believes in patient-focused comprehensive dental care that involves active communication and trust. She enjoys getting to know her patients, and understanding their needs and concerns. In her spare time, Dr. Ramsey enjoys horseback riding, playing guitar, and learning how to surf with her fiancé.