Carol Bongiovanni, DMD



Dr. Bongiovanni grew up around Aquidneck Island and received a Bachelor of Science Degree from The Rennselaer Polytechnic Institute with a major in Biology. She Graduated from Tufts Dental School with a DMD in 1993 and completed her orthodontic residency in 1995. She moved to Marin County, California after graduation and worked full time in a private practice until 2016. She moved back to RI to be closer to her family in 2017.

  • She volunteered as an associate professor in the orthodontic department at the University of the Pacific in San Francisco for 15 years.
  • She was a member of the Marin County Dental Care Society that provides dental care for undeserved children.
  • Her interest in ortho started when she had braces as a teenager and was encouraged by her new, healthy smile at the finish of the treatment. Her Orthodontist became her inspiration!
  • She enjoys traveling, hiking, skiing, snowboarding and baking for willing recipients!
  • One of her favorite things about moving back home is seeing all four seasons again

Professional Affiliations


  • American Dental Association
  • American Association of Orthodontics
  • Rhode Island Dental Association
  • Rhode Island Association of Orthodontics
  • South County Dental Society
  • Fellow International College of Dentists