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Our Staff

Dr. Rachana Vora

[General & sedation dentist]

Dr. Rachana Vora is a General Dentist with a specialty in Oral Conscious Sedation Dentistry. She is the Dental Director at Dental Associates of Arlington. Dr. Vora has been practicing dentistry for over twelve years, working closely with patients of all ages. Dr. Vora practices general and family dentistry including restorative, cosmetic, implant and sedation dentistry. Committed to providing the best advanced dental care, Dr. Vora keeps up to date on advances in the dental field and enhances her skills by attending postdoctoral courses in prosthodontics, endodontics and oral surgery.

Dr. Jelena Simpson

[General & cosmetic dentist]

Dr. Jelena Simpson DMD is a General & Cosmetic Dentist at Dental Associates of Arlington. Dr. Simpson attended the University of Calgary where she received her undergraduate degree in Biological sciences with honors. She then moved to Boston where she received her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree, Cum Laude, from Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine. During her time at Boston University, Dr. Simpson was actively involved with the school chapter of the American Student Dental Association serving as a co-chair on it’s committee. She was also the recipient of several awards and honors throughout her professional training.

Dr. Annie Amsalem

[Periodontist & Dental Implant Specialist]

Dr. Annie M. Amsalem, DDS, MSc is a Periodontist and Dental Implant Specialist at Dental Associates of Arlington. Dr. Annie Amsalem was born in Africa, raised in Paris and received her dental degree from Ecole Garancière (Paris VII) with honors in 1975. Dr. Annie (or Dr. Amsalem) joined our staff in 2004. She completed her advanced postdoctoral training at the Boston University Goldman School of Graduate Dentistry, where she received her specialty certificate in Periodontics and a Master of Science Degree with outstanding academic achievement in 1978. Returning to Paris upon graduation, Dr. Amsalem practiced quite successfully in her private practice until 1991, when she made the decision to return to Boston. Dr. Annie is trained in all aspects of periodontics, including gingival grafting for recession, crown lengthening procedures, pocket reduction therapies for periodontal disease, extractions, socket preservation with bone grafting, ridge augmentation to prepare areas for dental implants and multiple types of dental implants.

Dr. Elina Fooks

[Endodontist / Root Canal Specialist]

Dr. Elina Fooks, DMD is an Endodontist and Root Canal Specialist at Dental Associates of Arlington. Dr. Elina Fooks graduated cum laude from Brandeis University. She received her doctorate from Tufts School of Dental Medicine in 2000 and continued her training at New York-Presbyterian Hospital Cornell. In 2003, she graduated from the endodontics program at Tufts University, where she served on the faculty as an assistant clinical professor. Dr. Fooks procedures include root canals, endodontics retreatments, dislodged teeth, cracked teeth, and traumatic injuries. Dr. Fooks is a member of the American Dental Association, American Association of Endodontists, and Massachusetts Association of Endodontists. She currently resides in Boston and enjoys cake decorating.

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