The Forsyth Faculty Associates (FFA) offers the Kendall Square, Cambridge, area a dental and orthodontic practice that provides the highest quality comprehensive oral health treatment available.

The mission of FFA is to offer the expertise of our distinguished dentists from the world’s leading oral health institute to the people of the Greater Boston area.

For more than a century, Forsyth has focused on improving oral health. Our goal at FFA is to bring the benefits of this knowledge—and our commitment to oral health and overall wellness—to our patients. Utilizing cutting-edge technology, our dentists are internationally recognized in their specialties.

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The services we offer include:

Cosmetic Dentistry

More than just whitening, cosmetic dentistry can:

  • Change the size, shape, and alignment of certain teeth;
  • Fill in spaces between teeth;
  • Repair decayed, broken, cracked, or chipped teeth;
  • Replace missing teeth; and
  • Replace old, unattractive dental treatments.

Restorative Services

We offer a full range of restorative services from simple fillings or repairs to crowns and bridges, dentures, dental Implants and complex reconstructions (prosthodontics). Restorative services improve your health and enhance your smile. 

Orthodontic Services

  • Early treatment for children: Preventive & interceptive phase I orthodontics
  • Adolescent treatment: Phase II & comprehensive orthodontics
  • Adult treatment: Comprehensive orthodontics
  • Orthodontic treatment to assist children/adults with airway issues


Periodontal disease attacks the gums and the bone that support the teeth. It is the most common cause of tooth loss. Unmanaged it can greatly impact your overall health. Much of what is known about gum disease was discovered at the Forsyth Institute. Our periodontal specialists are experts in preventing and treating gum disease and improving the long term health of patients.


Dental implants have become the first choice method to replace missing teeth. The Forsyth Faculty Associates are leading experts in implant dentistry, and can help you develop along-term solution for replacing missing teeth.


Root canal therapy is a well-established method of saving many teeth which otherwise would need to be extracted. Modern endodontic treatment is comfortable and efficient. Our practitioners provide state-of-the art treatment including the use of a microscope during procedures to ensure the most successful possible results. 

Pediatric Dentistry

Starting young is an ideal path to good oral health throughout life. Our philosophy and goals are not only to directly promote the dental health of children, but also to serve as educational resources and support for parents.

Oral Surgery

We provide basic oral surgery services and utilize an excellent network of oral surgeons for referral of complex or challenging situations.