Meet The Doctors


Dr. Eileen Brusseau


Dr Eileen Brusseau graduated with a Bachelor of Science from Tufts University in Medford, MA, in 1996, where she majored in Mathematics. She went on to continue her education at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine where she earned her DMD degree in 2003. She has been in private practice in Townsend, MA, for over 12 years. She was recently elected into Tufts University Alumni Council. When not practicing dentistry, Dr Brusseau enjoys spending time with her family, her 2 children and Newfoundland dog Lucy, and traveling.

Dr. Nicholas Perrotta


Dr. Nicholas Perrotta graduated Syracuse University with a B.S. in Biology and a B.A. in Psychology. He then attended Tufts University School of Dental Medicine where he recieved his DMD in 1988. He furthered his training by doing a residency program at Albert Einstein Hospital in New York. Dr. Perrotta is a firm believer in continuing education, he is both a student and an instructor. As an instructor he has taught at the Tufts University School of Dental Medicine - Restorative Clinic. He continues to take courses around the country in order to be able to provide the best possible care to his patients while focusing on utilizing the most up-to-date materials and technologies.

Dr. Perrotta opened his private general practice in Medford in 1990 with an emphasis on cosmetic dentistry.

His memberships include:

  • American Dental Association
  • Massachusetts Dental Society
  • East Middlesex District of MDS
  • American Dental Implant Association
  • American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry

Dr. Perrotta has also served on various executive committees including:

  • Redisticting of Mass Dental Society
  • Mac Van providing access to free dental care
  • Treasurer, Vice Chair, and Chair of East Middlesex District Dental Society
  • Advisor to Store-A-Tooth - Dental stem cell company that is involved in the research and preservation of dental stem cells
Dr. Perrotta is married and has two children. He enjoys cooking, biking, and vacationing down the cape with his family. He also coaches girls softball as well as boys baseball.

Dr. Eric Gheewalla


Dr. Eric Gheewalla earned his D.M.D. from the Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, where he went on to complete his orthodontic residency in 1993. Since then, he has been in private practice, serving the residents of Medford, Boston, and Brookline. Dr. Gheewalla is a specialist in Orthodontics, a Premier Provider of Invisalign and has served as an Assistant Clinical Professor at the Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in Boston.

Dr. Gheewalla is a member of numerous professional organizations, including the American Association of Orthodontists, American Dental Association, Massachusetts Dental Society, East Middlesex District Dental Society, New England Society of Orthodontists, Massachusetts Association of Orthodontists, Tufts Association of Orthodontists, International College of Dentists, American Academy of Dental Science and the Boston Invisalign Study Club.

Dr. Gheewalla is an active member of The Medford Rotary Club, The Medford Chamber of Commerce and The Tufts University Alumni Association. He enjoys spending time with his family, biking, tennis, travel, reading and photography.

Dr. Leonard Strauss


Dr. Leonard H. Strauss, graduated in the top of his class from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in 1992.  He then went on to complete advanced specialty education in periodontics at Boston University in 1994.

Boston University has one of the nation's leading periodontal programs specializing in the latest techniques of periodontics and multiple implant systems.

Dr. Strauss has carried this tradition into his periodontal practice. He now provides such advanced techniques as immediate implants, sinus grafting and ridge augmentation and tissue grafting.

A firm believer that a true professional must always be learning and growing he is currently certified in four implant systems. In addition to full time practice, he attends a number of advanced education courses each year.

He is a member of many dental societies including: the Massachusetts Dental Society, American Dental Association, Massachusetts Periodontal Society, the American Academy of Periodontology and the Academy of Osseo-Integration and the International Congress of Oral Implantologists.

Dr. Frank Decaro


Dr Frank J Decaro has a bachelor of science degree at Boston College and a doctorate of dental medicine at Tufts University. 

He strives for the highest quality of dental care. Dr. Decaro has gone to many seminars in the state as well as others to obtain knowledge to improve the quality of dentistry he offers to his patients. He has taken courses to help patients, both children and adults, with dental anxiety.

Dr. Decaro has been a member of the Everett Dental Study Club, ADA and MDS.

Dr. Decaro lives in Winchester MA with his wife Mary and two children Joseph and Christopher.

Dr. Franklyn Liberatore


Born and grew up in Brooklyn, New York

College at St Johns University in Queens NY. Major- Biology

Dental School- Tufts University School of Dental Med, 1994

AEGD- State University at Stony Brook 1995

Practiced in NY from 1995-2002

Practiced in Italy from 2002-2010

Returned to the United States in May of 2010 to New Hampshire

Cont Ed

Taken numerous CE credits to stay informed of all the most recent techniques and materials to offer he best possible care to his patients.

Attended the Dawson Academy

Attended the Pankey Institute

Married with two children.

Hobbies. Traveling and playing golf.

Dr. Andrew Locke


Dr. Locke received his DMD degree in 2015 from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, in Boston. Dr. Locke practices all aspects of general dentistry but his concentration is restorative and esthetic dentistry. Before he decided to become a dentist, he worked in cardiac surgery at Brigham and Women's Hospital from 2002-2011. Before that he received his BS degree in 2001 in Biomedical Engineering from the University of Rochester in NY. In his free time he loves to enjoy the outdoors by biking and hiking, playing tennis and softball, and being active with his two young children.

Dr. James Drew


Dr. Drew received his Bachelors of Science from Boston College, graduating Magna Cum Laude, and graduated with Honors to receive his Doctorate of Medical Dentistry from Tufts University Dental School.

Dr. Drew is a member of several dental organizations, including the American Dental AssociationMassachusetts Dental Society, Merrimack Valley District Dental Society, and Omicron Kappa Upsilon. He is also committed to keeping current with all new dental procedures through Continuing Education, having completed programs at The Scottsdale Center for Dentistry; Piper Education Research Center, St. Petersburg FL; and The Dawson Center for Advanced Dental Studies, St. Petersburg FL, along with many other courses and workshops.


Dr. Rachel Perlitsh


Dr. Perlitsh graduated from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in 1991. Upon graduation, she was inducted into the prestigious National Dental Honor Society, Omicron Kappa Upsilon. She also received the Academy of General Dentistry Senior Student Award for Excellence. Following graduation, she completed a General Practice Residency at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City in 1992. Following her residency program, she returned to the Tufts University Post Graduate Orthodontic Program, where she earned her degree in 1994.

Dr. Rachel is a member of the American Association of Orthodontics, The American Dental Association, and The Academy of Dental Science. In addition, she was recently selected by Worldwide Who's Who as a VIP Professional of the year, recognizing her commitment to excellence within the orthodontic profession.