Dr. Richard Short, DMD

Dr. Richard Short, DMD

Dentistry  ·  
Male  ·  
65 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Richard Short, DMD is a dentistry practitioner in Medford, MA and has been practicing for 37 years. He practices dentistry, orthodontics, and more.Read his story

The Classic Smile

92 High St STE DH 11-12

Medford, MA 02155
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Delta Dental
  • Delta Dental of Washington
  • EmblemHealth
  • Fallon Community Health Plan
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Guardian
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)

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No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Short's conditions and procedures:

Allograft Tissue Reconstruction
Arestin® Therapy
Biocon Dental Implants
BIOLASE Dental Laser Treatment
Biological Therapy
Bite Adjustment
Bleeding Gums
Bone Grafting
Bone Regeneration Procedure
Botox® Injection
Breath Testing
Breathing-Related Sleep Disorders
BriteSmile® Teeth Whitening System
Broken Tooth
Canine Teeth, Absence Upper Permanent
Canker Sore
Ceramic Dental Braces
Ceramic Dental Crowns
Cerec® Tooth Restoration Procedure
Cerinate One-Hour™ Permanent Veneer
Chipped Tooth
Chronic Periodontitis
Clear Ceramic Braces
Clear Dental Braces
ClearCorrect™ Invisible Braces
Composite Fillings
Computer Imaging for Dental Crowns
Conscious Sedation
Coronary Interventional Procedures
Cosmetic Botox® Injection
Cosmetic Oral Evaluation
Crown Lengthening
da Vinci® Veneers
Dental Bonding
Dental Bone Loss
Dental Brace
Dental Bridge
Dental Cleaning
Dental Crowding
Dental Crown
Dental Disorders
Dental Examination
Dental Filling
Dental Gum Flap Surgery
Dental Hygiene Services
Dental Implant
Dental Injury
Dental Inlays
Dental Onlay
Dental Prophylaxis
Dental Prophylaxis, Adult
Dental Prophylaxis, Child
Dental Restoration
Dental Sealant
Dental Spacing
Dental Veneer
Dental X-Ray
Dento Alveolar Surgery
Denture Repair
Dermal Filler
e.max® Dental Crowns
Excessive Tooth Wear
Extraction of Wisdom Tooth
Fluoride Treatment
Full Mouth Reconstruction
Full Mouth Rehabilitation
Gold Dental Braces
Grinding of Teeth
Guided Tissue Regeneration
Gum Disease
Gum Disease Treatment
Gum Graft Surgery
Gum Surgery
Gummy Smile (Oversized Gingiva)
Impacted Teeth
Implant-Supported Bridge
Implant-Supported Crown
Implant-Supported Dentures
Intraoral Camera
Invisalign Teen®
Invisible Dental Braces
KöR Whitening Deep Bleaching™
Laser Assisted Periodontal Therapy
Laser Treatment for Dental Fillings
Light Activated Teeth Whitening
Limited Gum Surgery
Lingual Dental Braces
Local Anesthesia
Loose Teeth
Lower Dentures
MAC Veneers™
Metal Dental Braces
Microsonic Dental Cleanings
Mini Dental Braces
Misaligned Teeth
Misshapen Teeth
Nitrous Oxide Administration
Nitrous Oxide Sedation
Nobel Teeth in an Hour™
Non-Cosmetic Botox® Injection
Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
Non-Surgical Bite Correction
Non-Surgical Gum Treatment
Nu Radiance® Teeth Whitening
Opalescence® Tooth Whitening System
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Oral Cancer Screening
Oral Conscious Sedation
Oral Sedation
Oral Soft Tissue Assessment
Oral Surgical Procedures
Osseous Surgery
Panoramic and Cephalometric Digital Dental X-Rays
Panorex FMX
Panorex X-Ray
Partial Dentures
Periodontal Exam
Physical Disability
Pocket Depth Measurement
Porcelain Bridge
Porcelain Crown
Porcelain Fixed Bridges
Porcelain Veneers
Power Teeth Whitening
Pre-Operative Care
Pre-Operative Evaluation
Preventive Care
Propel® Orthodontics
Prophy Jet Air Polishing
Pulmonary Procedures
Removal of Bone Spur
Restoration of Dental Implants
Restylane® Injections
Root Canal
Root Canal Retreatment
Root Planing
Same-Day Dental Crowns
Same-Day Dental Onlays
Sapphire Whitening
Scaling and Root Planing
Sensitive Teeth
Simple Tooth Extractions
Single Visit Root Canals
Sinus Augmentation
Sinus X-Ray
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Apnea Oral Appliances
Smile Makeovers
Soft Tissue Injections
Soft Tissue Surgery
Stained Teeth
Surgical Biopsy
Surgical Procedures
Teeth Extraction
Teeth Polishing
Teeth Scaling
Teeth Whitening
Tempormandibular Joint Pain
Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Recording
Temporormandibular (TM) Therapy
Tooth Abnormalities as Seen in Diabetes
Tooth Abrasion
Tooth Abscess
Tooth Attrition
Tooth Avulsion
Tooth Damage
Tooth Decay
Tooth Demineralization
Tooth Discoloration
Tooth Loss
Tooth-Borne Denture
Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS)
Trèswhite Teeth Whitening
Ultrasonic Dental Cleaning
Under Armour® Mouthguard
Upper Dentures
VELscope® Vx System
Zoom!® Teeth Whitening

About Me

We offer the highest quality dental services to people throughout Medford, Massachusetts, and the surrounding areas. From cosmetic procedures to complete smile makeovers, our professionals have the skills and expertise to satisfy your dental needs.&n...

Practice Areas

  • Dentistry
  • Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Emergency Dentistry
  • Endodontics


Boston University / Goldman School Of Dental Medicine
Medical School
Boston University School Of Medicine
Undergraduate School


  • Farsi
  • Hebrew
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

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What People Say About Dr. Richard Short, DMD
Dr. Short is terrific. He spent so much time devoted to my initial visit, answered a thousand questions, and did it with patience, earnest concern and care, and with a kind and affable manner. He has a holistic approach which was very helpful to me since I take medications for health reasons not...Read More
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Blue Cross Blue Shield
Commercial Insurance Company
Delta Dental
Delta Dental PPO
Delta Dental Premier
Delta Insurance
Delta Insurance POS
Delta Dental of Washington
Emblem Health
Fallon Community Health Plan
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Health Net
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Principal Financial Group
Principal Life
United Concordia
United Healthcare Community Plan
United Healthcare

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