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 in the office is very pleasant, and professional.
Elliott Z.
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.
Very nice people
Donald M.
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.
Melissa was very down to earth and did a great job with my teeth.
Yamil R.
Absolutely love my dental hygienist (Sarah) . She is one of the best that has ever treated me.
Susan L.
Great customer service
Cristina L.
Courteous service and gentle procedures.
Theresa H.
The staff is very friendly and knowledgeable.
Janet W.
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.
I have found the entire staff to be kind and caring! Jennifer is always helpful and kind and Judy rocks!!!
Stacie S.
Great service and staff
Delaina B.
Good experience
Jean D.
Great teeth cleaning and the hygienist was very friendly
Yelitza M.
I am very pleased and happy that I came to this office. Dr. Chan and his assistants; Melissa, Lese, and Sarah are very nice and are very caring individuals. They are highly skilled and very thorough.
Barbara K.
Love the staff!!!
Susan L.
Sweet and kind dentist
Joel M.
Office staff is great, comfortable and educated with great knowledge of assistance in the field of dental issues.
Pebbles V.
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.
Jennifer and Melissa are the Best, very Helpful… i Highly recommend this office!
Paula 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 - 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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  • Phone: (352) 433-4934
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