Meet The Doctors
Dr. Damian D. Meola
Dr. Meola is the Owner and Director of Smile and Skin Aesthetics. He has been practicing dentistry since 1989, and is a second-generation dental care provider. Dr. Meola is certified to perform BOTOX and Juvederm injectables. Dr. Meola is also a Clinical Instructor at Tufts University.
Dr. Jason Arandia
Dr. Arandia has been practicing dentistry at Smile & Skin Aesthetics since 2002. Dr. Arandia is a graduate of the Harvard School of Dental Medicine and completed his post-doctoral training at Hartford Hospital.
Dr. Caitlin Kelly
Dr. Kelly has been practicing at Smile and Skin Aesthetics since 2016. Dr. Kelly received her Bachelor’s degree at Binghamton University. She completed her dental education through Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, earning a degree as a DMD.
Dr. My Doan
Dr. Doan studied Biology at Emory University and then went on to complete her dental education at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine. She completed her residency in Advanced General Dentistry at the Albany Stratton VA Medical Center.
Dr. John Atkins
Dr. John, as he is affectionately called by all, has been practicing dentistry since 1986. Dr. John earned a B.A. at Connecticut College in 1979 and an M.A. from the American University in 1982. After completing a graduate program in International Law and Diplomacy, Dr. John turned his attention to dentistry. He earned his D.M.D. at Boston University School of Dentistry.
Dr. Ghyath Alkhalil
Dr. Alkhalil has been a practicing Endodontist at Smile & Skin Aesthetics since 2011. Dr. Alkhalil is a graduate of Damascus University and Boston University of Dental Medicine. Dr. Alkhalil is an Endodontist at Franciscan Hospital for Children and a lecturer at the Pediatric Department at Boston University School of Dental Medicine.
Dr. Ilya Livshin
Dr. Livshin has been practicing at Smile and Skin Aesthetics since 2006. Dr. Livshin went to Boston University, where he received his Bachelor’s degree. He then enrolled at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine where he received his DMD.
Dr. Thomas Montemurno
Dr. Montemurno has been practicing at Smile and Skin Aesthetics since 2009. He earned his DMD and completed his residency in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics at the Tufts University School of Dental Medicine.
Dr. John Govostes
Dr. Govostes has been practicing at Smile and Skin Aesthetics since 2009. He received his Bachelors of Science degree from the University of New Hampshire and then went to attend Tufts University School of Dental Medicine where he received his DMD and then later his specialty training in Periodontology.
Dr. Gyusik Cho
Dr. Cho received his Bachelor of Science at Georgetown University and then attended New York University for his Doctor of Dental Science degree. He then went to Boston University to pursue his Master of Science and Periodontal Certificate where his true passion lies. Dr. Cho is a member of the American Dental Association, Massachusetts Dental Society and the American Academy of Periodontology.
Dr. Samuel Gegamian
Dr. Gegamian earned his degree in dentistry from Boston University Goldman School of Dental Medicine in 2004. After completing a year of residency at the University of the Pacific in San Francisco, California, Dr. Gegamian moved to Phoenix, Arizona where he practiced in cosmetic dentistry office for 5 years. But endodontics was always his true passion so that brought him back to Boston. Dr. Gegamian enrolled and completed additional training at Boston University Goldman School of Dental Medicine in 2012, earning a degree in the dental specialty of endodontics.