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
Everyone is very friendly and informative!
Lindsay E.
Dr. Torres is a dynamo and my hygenist is professional and friendly.
Patricia P.
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.
The perio team, Dr. Reddy, Marie,and Jennifer were wonderful and made me feel really comfortable!
Elizabeth V.
Great teeth cleaning and the hygienist was very friendly
Yelitza M.
Melissa was very down to earth and did a great job with my teeth.
Yamil R.
The staff is wonderful!
Chris E.
Friendly and caring staff
Delaina B.
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.
Dr Chan, Chreish and Leci treated me and are extremely professional and have saved me money by not doing procedures that are not necessary. In recent years I have been to different dentist do to my […]
John P.
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.
Dr .Chan and his assistant Melissa are an awesome team , they did and still are (in progress) doing a fantastic job on my husband Adam’s teeth. Will recommend Advanced Dental to my friends and […]
Elizabeth W.
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.
Very friendly and efficient. Prompt service. Didn’t push unnecessary products or procedures
Peter G.
Dr. Ospina and his staff did a terrific job with the extraction of my tooth in preparation for and implant.
Dale V.
Dr. Ospina and his staff did a terrific job with a tooth extraction in preparation for an implant. The entire process was thorough, efficient and overall pleasant considering the type of work done.
Dale V.
My teeth cleaning was awesome. The tech that cleaned my teeth was professional, polite and very knowledgeable about her profession
Douglas R.
Most professional office staff, the BEST hygienist and my very favorite dentist, Dr Torres!
Patricia P.
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.
Friendly staff, prompt appointment time, treatment plan explained, scheduling for services easy.
Delaina B.
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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