Dr. Anthony Petito, DDS

Dr. Anthony Petito, DDS

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
Dr. Anthony Petito, DDS is an oral & maxillofacial surgery specialist in East Providence, RI and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from University Of Connecticut School Of Medicine in 1996 and practices oral & maxillofacial surgery.

400 Massasoit Ave Ste 103

East Providence, RI 02914

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Delta Dental
  • Guardian
  • MetLife

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1  Practice Areas

  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

3  Conditions Treated

  • Dentofacial Anomalies
  • Impacted Teeth
  • Jaw Irregularities

4  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University Of Connecticut School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • University Of Maryland Dental School
    Other Education | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Petito's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Petito to family and friends
31 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (31)

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Dr. Petito's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

I don't ever comment on these sites, but I have to set the record straight about Dr. Petito. I too had some issues after surgery, but I was told clearly that these things could happen. I too had stretching of the corners of my mouth but it was because my teeth were difficult and not anyone's fault....more
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I was 'ok' with Dr. Petito. The only complain I have about him is that he ripped the heck out of the ends of my mouth while removing my wisdom teeth. He must have skipped using any lubricant on them after he put me to sleep. I looked horrible and couldn't laugh for a week with scabs on both sides...more
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! had a very positive experience with Dr Petito - competent and pleasant. However, I found his office help not so much so. I was led to believe that my Medicare insurance did not cover this proceedure.. On a return visit upon questioning her further I found out that it is this...more
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Dr Petito appears to be a quality surgeon with excellent bedside manner. However, his administrative staff is horrific. Rude to the point of nasty, I looked elsewhere for this reason. It would be in Dr. Petito's best interest to invest in some training for his front desk staff when speaking with...more
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When I was scheduling my procedure I explained that I would need nitrous because of my high anxiety. The woman responded by telling me they used nitrous with children and that adults shouldn't need it. Then, during the procedure, the combination of oxygen and nitrous was not high enough and didn't...more
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