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.

Read What Our Patients Say
Patient Reviews
Professional yet personal. All questions were answered to my satisfaction. My comfort was considered in the treatment plan. Felt proper technique was maintained. Clean and comfortable environment.
Donna R.
Excellent staff. Good doctors.
Susan L.
Great customer service
Cristina L.
Courteous service and gentle procedures.
Theresa H.
Great teeth cleaning and the hygienist was very friendly
Yelitza M.
Judy the hygienist was great. All the people there are friendly and professional
Stacey R.
Everyone at Advanced Dental Care of Shady Road is professional, friendly and courteous. Thanks especially to Dr. Torres for his attention to detail, and to Jenny for her precision and knowledge.
Dave D.
Personal experience.
Phyllis J.
Very friendly and efficient. Prompt service. Didn’t push unnecessary products or procedures
Peter G.
The staff is very friendly and knowledgeable.
Janet W.
Office staff is great, comfortable and educated with great knowledge of assistance in the field of dental issues.
Pebbles V.
My spouse and I have been a long time customer of Advanced Dental Care and seen many Dentist come and go. The standards continue to reamain high.
Walter L.
Very professional staff and the doctors explained all my options and cost before my procedures.
Robert O.
Sweet and kind dentist
Joel M.
Dr. Torres is a dynamo and my hygenist is professional and friendly.
Patricia P.
Nice caring people
Gerald W.
Melissa was very down to earth and did a great job with my teeth.
Yamil R.
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.
My family and I love the staff and especially the office manager. She makes sure that we are taking care of and the environment is family friendly. We love our dentist family❤️
Isaac W.
My teeth cleaning was awesome. The tech that cleaned my teeth was professional, polite and very knowledgeable about her profession
Douglas R.
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 - 1:00 PM
Sat. – Closed
Sun. – Closed

Every other Saturday

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 - 1:00 PM
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
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