Dr. Andrew Tonelli

Biography

Dr. Tonelli is a cum laude graduate of Tufts University and a graduate of Tufts University School of Dental Medicine. While at Tufts, Dr. Tonelli served as his class president. He was the recipient of the Class of 2002 Prize for Peer Support and Leadership, the American College of Dentistry Outstanding Student Leader Award, the International College of Dentistry Leadership Award, and the Joseph R. Evans Award for Clinical Operative Dentistry. In recognition of his work in the Dominican Republic and Haiti, Dr. Tonelli was inducted as a member of the Honos Civicus Society. This honor society celebrates students who demonstrate an exceptional commitment to community service and civic engagement. After graduation Dr. Tonelli  completed a general practice residency at New York Presbyterian Hospital and Cornell-Weill Medical Center in New York City.

Dr. Tonelli is the 2021-2022 Chair of the Boston District Dental Society and an active member of the ADA and Massachusetts Dental Society.  He maintains membership in the Tufts University School of Dental Medicine Alumni Association and enjoys returning to Tufts to educate and mentor current dental students. Dr. Tonelli shares his expertise, lecturing locally to both dental students and dentists alike on topics ranging from advocacy to TMJ management. He presented his lecture on “Basic TMJ Management for the new Dentist” at the Yankee Dental Congress in 2021 and has been invited to do so  again in 2022. Dr. Tonelli was named a Boston Magazine “Top Dentist” in 2018, 2019, 2020 and 2021.

In his free time, Dr. Tonelli is an avid skier and a lover of all things outdoors. This especially includes time spent with his dog, Sam.