Dr. Akram Rafla, DMD

Dr. Akram Rafla, DMD

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Dr. Akram Rafla, DMD is a periodontics practitioner in Worcester, MA and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University of Pennsylvania / School of Dental Medicine in 1990 and practices periodontics.

65 Elm St

Worcester, MA 01609

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Delta Dental
  • UnitedHealthCare

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1  Practice Areas

  • Periodontics

5  Conditions Treated

  • Gingivitis
  • Gum Disease
  • Periodontitis
  • Tempormandibular Joint Pain
  • TMJ

6  Procedures

  • Bone Grafting
  • Dental Implant
  • Gum Graft Surgery
  • Gum Surgery
  • Non-Surgical Gum Treatment
  • Root Planing

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University of Cairo
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1987
  • University of Pennsylvania / School of Dental Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • University of Southern California / School of Dentistry
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University of Pennsylvania / School of Dental Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Rafla has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Rafla has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rafla's Reviews

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rafla to family and friends
24 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (16)

Dr. Rafla's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

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I had implants done and when Doctor Rafla was done, I found out that he decided to add an extra implant without asking me. When I came to, I was given the bill which I had to pay on the same day before I left. I was stupid and paid for the implant. I should have refused to pay. Find an honest...more
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Dr Raffla only cares about numbers. During my first 2 hrs laser surgery my mouth began to tremble , you could tell this was interfering with his overbookeducation schedule and he appeared impatient. With my 2nd appointment he actually stated he liked me better this time (no mouth trembling). He...more
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Dr. Rafla made me feel very comfortable throughout the whole procedure. Julie reviewed everything with my insurance and explained how it works so I understood my financial obligations and what to hopefully expect from the insurance company in terms of coverage. The whole staff was very helpful in...more
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I was referred to Dr. Rafla by my general dentist for an implant. It was a while since the last time I seen a dentist due to a previous bad experience 10 years ago. I was very anxious but from the consultation to the day of the implant placement and my post op visit Dr. Rafla's office made me feel...more
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