Melani Kapetanakos


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About Dr. Kapetanakos

Dr. Melani Kapetanakos is a board-certified Prosthodontist. She received her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from New York University College of Dentistry (NYUCD) in 2003 and her Certificate in Prosthodontics at NYUCD in 2007, where she was awarded the Kenneth Adisman Award for outstanding resident.  She continued her education with a Maxillofacial Prosthetics Fellowship at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in 2015. 

In addition to being a key member of the team at ClearChoice Dental Implant Center in Framingham, Dr. Kapetanakos has been a private practice Prosthodontist in New York, as well as the Director of Maxillofacial Prosthodontics at Boston Medical Center.  She has been on the faculty of many institutions including NYU, Columbia University, Tufts and Boston University.  She has been published in the Journal of Prosthodontics and the Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry.

Dr. Kapetanakos is a Fellow of the American College of Prosthodontists, a diplomate of the American Board of Prosthodontics and a Past President of the New York Hellenic Dental Society. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family and can usually be found on a lacrosse field, basketball court or hockey rink cheering on her sons.

Career Highlights

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Prosthodontics
  • DDS – New York University College of Dentistry
  • Certificate in Prosthodontics – New York University College of Dentistry
  • Fellowship in Maxillofacial Prosthetics, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
  • Fellow of the American College of Prosthodontists