***If you are a new patient you will need to book an appointment for a new patient exam with the doctor before you can book a cleaning with the hygienist**Please expect a call or email from the practice to confirm your appointment! If you are a new patient to our practice please download printable forms to bring to your appointment OR plan to arrive 15 minutes early to fill out our forms. Also please notify us if you've had any of the following conditions which may require the need for prophylactic antibiotic premedication 1 hour prior to your visit:joint replacement, rheumatic fever, a heart murmur or history of recent (within the year) heart surgery.Thank you and we look forward to your visit!Has received her undergraduate degree from the University of Rochester in 1990 and her dental degree from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in 1994. Dr. Goncalves served as chairperson of The Committee For the New Dentists of Rhode Island. She is a member of The Rhode Island Dental Association, The Providence Dental Society, The American Dental Association and The Academy of General Dentists. Dr. Goncalves keeps up to date on many continuing education classes, ensuring that her patients receive the most comprehensive and advanced dental care.