Advanced Dental Care of Shady Road
3040 SW 27th Avenue, Suite 101, Ocala, FL 34471

Shannon McCarthy, DMD, MS  Orthodontist

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Dr. Shannon McCarthy is originally from Seminole, FL. She attended University of South Florida where she majored in Biomedical Science. She then went on to attend Nova Southeastern University (NSU) in Ft. Lauderdale to obtain a degree in Dental Medicine. She then continued an additional two years of schooling at NSU to earn a specialty degree in Orthodontics. As a member of the craniofacial team at Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital, she conducted research and lectured internationally about novel cleft palate treatment approaches. She is a member of the American Dental Association, America Association of Orthodontists and a reviewer for the Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association Journal. In her spare time she likes boating, hiking and traveling.

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Patient Reviews
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Phyllis J.
They are great. My only complaint is my own fault. I never floss!!!! Lol. They are so nice and very good at the cleanings. Sarah is the best
Brandon J.
Judy the hygienist was great. All the people there are friendly and professional
Stacey R.
My daughter loves visiting all the wonderful ladies in the office.
Cortney L.
I had another great experience having my periodontal maintenance cleaning performed by Sarah. She takes her time to do a very thorough and comfortable procedure. I would definitely recommend Sarah […]
Joseph V.
Great teeth cleaning and the hygienist was very friendly
Yelitza M.
I have been going here for a long time and I could not be more happy with Advanced Dental. Starting with just signing in. They always make me feel welcome. The hygienists are great and always handles […]
Gary D.
Good experience
Jean D.
Love the staff!!!
Susan L.
I am so impressed with the friendliness of the staff, and the quality of the doctor’s. In this crazy world, it is really reassuring to find someplace I can trust.
Bonnie E.
Dr. Chan and Melissa are awesome. They are kind,considerate and always have the patient’s well being in mind. They are professional and made my appointment a positive dental experience.
Larry D.
Absolutely love my dental hygienist (Sarah) . She is one of the best that has ever treated me.
Susan L.
I traveled 3 hours for dental procedures at this facility. My appointments were always on time and the staff and dentist were great!
Delaina B.
The staff and Dr Chen stayed open just so they could take care of my daughter. Chloe really made this appointment possible! They were very patient and kind to her. They went out of their way to help […]
Shannon F.
Nice caring people
Gerald W.
The staff here is great! Going to the dentist has always been a fear of mine but i actually left this place with a smile on my face. A huge thank you to Leci!
Destanie P.
Every staff member from reception is to dental assistance back to check out are very polite kind caring and friendly. And my dentist Dr. Torres well he’s the greatest very knowledgeable patient […]
Brenda J.
Everyone is very friendly and informative!
Lindsay E.
Office staff is great, comfortable and educated with great knowledge of assistance in the field of dental issues.
Pebbles V.
Very professional staff and the doctors explained all my options and cost before my procedures.
Robert O.
Office Hours
Mon. – 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Tue. – 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Wed. – 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Thu. – 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Fri. – 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Sat. – Closed
Sun. – Closed
Phone: (352) 433-4934
Fax: (352) 237-7127
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Office Hours
  • Monday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Tuesday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Wednesday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Thursday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Friday 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
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