Family Dentist in Wickford RI
Our Office – Wickford
Cutting-edge dentistry meets old-world charm in beautiful Wickford Cove.
We’re proud – and lucky – to call Wickford Village our home. Our treatment rooms’ offer relaxing views of Narragansett Bay. We’re footsteps away from excellent shopping and surrounded by beautiful, historic houses dating back to the 1700s. Much has changed since then. Modern advances make visiting the dentist a reason to smile. But some things haven’t changed, like our old-world charm, friendly attitude, and attention to detail. At Wickford Cove Dental, we provide services for all ages. Including tooth replacement, preventative care, restorative and cosmetic dentistry, periodontal treatment, emergency treatment, root canals, extractions, Invisalign, and so much more!
Our Team – Wickford
Matthew Capalbo, D.M.D.
Dr. Matthew Capalbo values delivering quality care to his patients in a calm, compassionate manner. He grew up watching both his grandfather and father dedicate their professional lives to improving the oral health of their patients, and he strives to do the same.
Dr. Matt grew up in Westerly, RI and attended Providence College for his undergraduate degree. He went to the University of Connecticut’s School of Dental Medicine, graduating in 2007. Dr. Matt then completed a one-year residency of advanced education in general dentistry at the UCONN Health Center. He maintains his professional memberships and continuing education so as to provide the most current and evidence-based dentistry to his patients.
Dr. Matt lives in Westerly, RI with his wife and fellow dentist, Dr. Anna Capalbo, and their three children. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his family, golfing, and rooting for the Friars.
Michelle Garnache, D.M.D.
Dr. Michelle Garnache is originally from the West Coast but has grown to love the Northeast, specifically Rhode Island. She obtained her dental degree from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in Boston, MA. After working alongside her stepmom in Oregon, who is also a Tufts graduate, she decided she loved Rhode Island and needed to return here. Her focus in the dental office is to help patients feel at ease and fully informed on their dental health. She is very excited to be part of our amazing team but we are even more excited that she has joined us. She welcomes anyone who would like to receive her quality, compassionate care. She will help you love your smile!
In her spare time, she enjoys staying active, exploring beautiful parts of Rhode Island, crocheting, finding new music and reading.
Diane Doyle, D.M.D.
Dr. Diane Doyle was raised in Pittsburgh, PA where she also attended school at the University of Pittsburgh and earned her D.M.D. degree in 1984. After working in private practice for three years, she went on to serve in the Navy as a general dentist for 10 years. She then followed her passion for endodontics and attended the University of Maryland, where she graduated from an endodontic residency in 1997. She continued to serve as an endodontist in the Navy since then. Dr. Doyle served all over the world during her 29 years of service before returning to her familial roots in Rhode Island. Dr. Doyle is enthusiastic about ensuring that her patients receive outstanding and compassionate endodontic care in the comfort of their family dental offices.
She currently lives in Newport, RI with her husband and their two goldendoodles. Her favorite pastimes include traveling, golf and restoring older homes.
Sharon graduated from the University of Rhode Island with an Associate’s Degree in 1984 and a Bachelor’s Degree in 1985. She has been employed at the Wickford office for 30 years. Sharon never expected to stay in one place for so long, but she truly loves her job and the patients. She finds it very rewarding to have helped so many people over the years.
Carla has over 30 years of experience as a dental hygienist. She graduated from the University of Rhode Island with a Bachelor’s of Science. In her free time, Carla enjoys spending time with her husband, Mike, on a beach or in New Jersey visiting her grandchildren.
Laurie, Dental Assistant
Laurie brings 18 years of experience as a dental assistant, and enjoys meeting new people, helping them to feel at ease chairside and building trust with them. She has a wonderful husband, two beautiful children, and three awesome grandchildren. She loves sports, especially the Red Sox, reading a good book, the beach, gardening and yoga.
Jess, Dental Assistant
Jess has been an expanded duties dental assistant for 15 years and is radiology certified by Tufts University. She enjoys all aspects of dentistry, especially helping her patients love their smiles again! Outside of the office, she has a strong passion for rescuing animals and is part of the North West Animal Protection League. She is always baking and decorating cakes, which is another longtime passion of hers. In all three of these areas, she strives to make smiles happen, which is her goal in life.
Anna has been in dentistry for over 20 years, both working at the front desk and dental assisting. Anna loves working closely with her patients. Family means the world to her, and she loves spending time with her husband and three sons. She enjoys gardening, traveling and anything outdoors in the sunshine.
Breana graduated from the Dental Assisting program at Lincoln Tech in 2014. She has been in the dental field for 4 years and loves working at the front desk. She always greets you with a warm smile and looks forward to helping and explaining insurance to all our patients. Breana enjoys time with her 2 beautiful children, She loves to read and cook.