About Our Team


Our Highly Qualified, Professional Dental Team in North Providence, RI

Our Dentists

Dr. Frank D’Amato is a lifelong Rhode Island resident. After graduating from Bishop Hendricken High School in 1988, he went on to get his B.S. at Seton Hall University. He is a 1997 graduate of Tuft’s University School of Dental Medicine and completed a residency training program at Berkshire Medical Center in Pittsfield, MA.

In 2005, after seven years as an associate for Dr. Stephen J. Sowa, he opened a private practice in North Providence, Rhode Island. Dr. D’Amato provides all facets of general dentistry and enjoys the “family” type atmosphere of his office. He also works as a dentist for the town of North Providence and participates yearly in the Donated Dental Services program, providing dental care to those on a fixed income.

His passions include giving back to the communities he is involve in. This includes being a school dentist for the surrounding towns and cities and also by coaching Lincoln Little League Baseball. One of Dr. Frank’s most passionate activities is being a thoroughbred horse owner. Dr. Frank also has one son of whom he is very proud.Frank

Administrative Staff

Donna, Office Manager

Donna, our office manager, has 38 years of dental experience, starting off as a Dental Assistant and has been with our practice since 2006. She attended the Dental Assistant program at CCRI in 1980-81, then graduated from Kathryn Gibbs in 1987. Donna handles all of the insurance and will answer any questions you may have concerning your dental insurance. She enjoys the family oriented atmosphere and the many laughs that she shares with the patients – removing any nervousness they may have. In her free time she enjoys traveling and spending time with family and friends while also creating custom cakes for others. She is also a very proud mother of her accomplished daughter and son.

Debbie, Front Desk Receptionist

Debbie, our front desk receptionist, has 10 years of dental field experience. She has been part of the practice for 12 years. Debbie enjoys her interaction with the patients and always greets you with a smile upon entering. She appreciates the very friendly and family like atmosphere. Debbie also enjoys spending time with her family.

Dental Hygienists

Kendra, Dental Hygienist

Kendra joined our practice in 2007 after graduating from CCRI with an Associate in Science degree. Kendra has a soothing way about her, and our patients love coming to see her. She is regarded as the team cheerleader who enjoys building strong relationships with the patients and staff. Kendra is a busy wife and mom of two daughters with whom she loves spending her free time.


Priscilla, Dental Hygienist

Priscilla has been a dental hygienist 35 years, and with Dr. Frank for 5 years. She appreciates making a difference in patients lives by seeing positive results whether it’s with teeth bleaching or periodontal therapy. When not in the office Priscilla enjoys spending time at the beach with her husband and four children.

Dental Assistants

Jessica, Dental Assistant

Jessica has been in the dental field for 4 years and just as long a part of Dr. Frank’s team. Coming to work each day, Jessica looks forward to the staff interaction and appreciates being a part of the team. While not working, she can be found enjoying her baby girl Camille.


Sarah, Dental Assistant

Sarah, a Dental Assistant, has been a Certified Dental Assistant for nearly two decades and she has been with Dr. Frank for just as long. She greets the patients with a smile to put you at ease, knowing that coming to the dentist is not always easy or exciting. Sarah always makes the patients feel comfortable and like part of our “family”.