We believe that trust, communication and understanding are the pillars to strong and long-lasting patient relationships. We strive to provide care with honesty, compassion, and excellence for decades to come. We recognize that every person's dental needs are different and we are dedicated to providing you with all of the information and tools you will need to make the best decisions about your oral health.



Dr. Cao grew up in Wayland, MA. Throughout high school and college, she worked as a ceramist at a local dental laboratory where she discovered her passion for dentistry.

After earning a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Brandeis University, Dr. Cao received her Doctorate of Dental Surgery at the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine with a minor in Aesthetic Dentistry. She was recognized by the Academy of Operative Dentistry for excellence in clinical care.


Upon graduating in 2012, Dr. Cao was selected for a General Practice Residency program in Brooklyn, NY where she trained extensively in comprehensive general dentistry for patients of all ages. Dr. Cao has been dedicated to caring for her patients in private practice in New York and Massachusetts since 2013. 

Dr. Cao is committed to continuing the high standard of care that Wellesley Hills Dental has been known for in the community. She is skilled in all phases of general dentistry and is a certified Invisalign provider. Dr. Cao is a member of the American Dental Association, the Academy of General Dentistry, and the Massachusetts Dental Society.

In her free time, Dr. Cao enjoys crafting, traveling with her husband, and spending time with friends and family.


Front Desk

Kate Marshall joined Wellesley Hills Dental in 2003. She assists during many procedures, makes appointments, coordinates insurance claims, and processes billing.


Kate keeps the office running smoothly and efficiently. Prior to joining Wellesley Hills Dental, Kate worked in the hospitality industry. Her background and experience in hospitality led her to seek a career in healthcare. Her favorite part of working at Wellesley Hills Dental is getting to know the patients and helping care for them and their families. 

Outside of work, Kate enjoys spending time with her husband and two children. She loves fishing, cooking, hiking, and camping. 


Certified Dental Hygienist

Kelly joined Wellesley Hills Dental in 2018. She graduated from the Forsyth School of Dental Hygiene in 2016 with a Bachelor of Science degree. Her class was the 100th class to graduate from Forsyth, which was founded in 1916. 


Kelly grew up in a dental-focused household, with her mother working as a dental assistant. Growing up, her dental visits with her dentist and hygienist were always a highlight and this influenced her to pursue a career as a dental hygienist.

Kelly's favorite part about working at Wellesley Hills Dental is making patients feel confident and comfortable with their smile. From surface stains to relieving gum inflammation, Kelly is always gentle and meticulous in her work.

In her free time, Kelly loves spending time outdoors. She enjoys traveling and music and makes trips to different music venues around the country. 



Dr. Savitt has been a resident of Wellesley since 1985. He founded Wellesley Hills Dental in 1991 and ran the office with his wife, Joan. Dr. Savitt's conservative and thoughtful approach to dentistry has earned him an excellent reputation over nearly three decades of serving the community.


After selecting Dr. Cao to take over Wellesley Hills Dental in 2019, Dr. Savitt remains available at the practice on a consulting basis. 


One of Joan's award-winning oil-paintings continues to hang in the office for patients to enjoy.



332 Washington Street, Suite 330 

Wellesley Hills, MA



332 Washington Street, Suite 330 

Wellesley Hills, MA