All our professionals at Advanced Aesthetic Dentistry maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in dentistry.
Dr. Mourad Rahim
Advanced Aesthetic Dentistry
Dr. Mourad Rahim is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine, and the University of Blida, Algeria. He has been practicing dentistry since 1986 and is fluent in English, French, and Arabic
Dr. Rahim is a former teaching assistant in General Restorative Dentistry at the University of Pennsylvania. He received certification in full mouth rehabilitation from New York University and has had extensive hands-on training in cosmetic dentistry, sleep apnea, TMJ, Lumineers, and dental implants. Dr. Rahim is continually striving for the best in general dentistry.
Dr. Rahim resides in Rhode Island with his wife, Soha, and their two daughters. In his free time, he enjoys reading, going to the beach, and spending time with his family.
Dr. Soha Alkoka
Advanced Aesthetic Dentistry
Dr. Soha Alkoka is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine . She is a former clinical instructor and a teaching assistant in General Restorative Dentistry, a preclinical laboratory at the University of Pennsylvania dental school. Fluent in English, Arabic, and Russian, she practiced dentistry in Stamford, Connecticut, before moving to Rhode Island.
Dr. Alkoka is a general dentist who especially enjoys endodontics, oral surgery, and pediatric dentistry. Gentle and patient, her goal for her patients is to remove the fear of dentistry and make their visits to the office as pleasant as possible. She keeps abreast of the latest technology in dentistry and regularly attends continuing education courses.
Dr. Alkoka lives in Rhode Island with her husband Mourad and two daughters. She is a member of the American Dental Association , Rhode Island Dental Association , and the South County Dental Association.
Marissa has been a registered dental hygienist since 2014 but has many more years of experience in the dental field. Marissa started as a dental assistant in 2002 and has also worked at the front desk. She is detailed oriented making her cleanings very thorough and is gentle with her hands. Her main priority is making her patients feel comfortable and letting them know she has their best interest in mind.
Marissa is a Massachusetts native but has always had ties to Westerly. She grew up visiting her grandparents who lived on Winnapaug Road. Marissa now resides in Westerly with her husband and their 3 kids. On the weekends, you can find Marissa cheering for her son at the Bulldog football games, biking, walking on the beach, or exploring new places in the area
Amber attended the Community College of Rhode Island where she earned her Associates degree in Applied Sciences of Dental Hygiene. She loves helping her patients find new ways of having successful home care.
Amber was born and raised in New Hampshire before she moved to Rhode Island, which she now calls home. She enjoys hiking, biking, and traveling in her spare time.
Sarah graduated from the Community College of RI dental assisting program. She enjoys helping patients obtain their best smiles. In her free time, she enjoys taking selfies with her cats and watching movies
Laura attended Three Rivers Community College where she completed her dental assisting certification. She has a passion for photography, is an avid reader, and when she's not working she is most likely at the beach
Our friendly and knowledgeable front desk staff keeps the office running smoothly and efficiently. From your initial phone call to scheduling appointments and answering your questions, their main goal is to provide you with excellent service.
Our skilled dental assistants strive to make the time you spend with us as pleasant and comfortable as possible. They are here to support not only the doctors but also the patients during appointments. The comfort of the patient is their main concern.
Our licensed dental hygienists work closely with our doctors, assessing oral health and counseling patients on oral hygiene strategies. Treatment is provided in a pleasant and encouraging environment.