Dr. Caterina Raffa is originally from Italy, moved to NY at a young age and grew up in Brooklyn, NY. She attended Hofstra University and graduated with a Bachelor’s degree. Dr. Raffa then went on to receive her dental hygiene degree at SUNY Farmingdale where she received the Dr. Philip Silverstein Award for outstanding scholastic achievement.
She then moved to Boston to pursue her dental degree at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine. While at Tufts she received the distinct honor of being inducted into the Omicron Kappa Upsilon Honor Society and was awarded the 2003 Certificate of Merit for Outstanding promise in the field of pediatric dentistry. Dr. Raffa graduated Summa Cum Laude and continued her post doctorate education at Boston University School of Dental Medicine for the specialty of Pediatric Dentistry.
Dr. Raffa has always had a great appreciation for the sciences and community. She currently serves on the Executive Board for the Massachusetts Academy for Pediatric Dentistry as well as holding the Vice Chair position for the Middlesex District Massachusetts Dental Society.
She maintains her professional memberships with the American Dental Association, American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, Massachusetts Dental Society and the Massachusetts Association of Pediatric Dentists. Dr. Raffa also holds hospital priveleges at Franciscan Hopstital for Children. She is dedicated to the oral health of children from infancy to young adulthood. Dr. Raffa’s goal is to make every child’s dental experience a happy one while providing the most comprehensive care for her patients. Dr. Raffa loves spending time with her husband and children Alex, Gabriella and Luca.