Dr. Allegretti began his career in dentistry during his High School years as a part time dental assistant in Providence, Rhode Island.
He earned his Bachelors of Science Degree in Biology from Boston College and his Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree from The Medical College of Virginia.
After graduating Dental School he joined a General Private Practice in Richmond Virginia as an Associate. He also became a Part Time Faculty member at the Medical College of Virginia instructing and educating in the departments of Restorative Dentistry, Prosthodontics Dentistry, and Dental Anatomy.
In 1990 Dr. Allegretti made the voluntary decision to join the United States Navy as a Commissioned Dental Officer to serve his country. He received advanced dental training and received two Navy Achievement Medals for his outstanding service. After five years of active military service Dr. Allegretti voluntary retired from the Navy with Honors and began his private practice in Springfield Virginia, a suburb of Washington DC.
His first private practice introduced cutting-edge dental technology. Dr Allegretti was one of the first practices in the area to invest in Digital X-ray and Digital Panoramic Technology. This was Cutting edge back in 1995. Dr. Allegretti and his Virginia Dental Team also received a “Reader’s Choice Award” from the Northern Virginia Living Magazine as one of Northern Virginia’s best Dental Practices.
Over the past three decades, Dr Allegretti has advanced his education on cutting edge dental treatments and services. His training consists of all aspects of dentistry including Invisalign Orthodontics, Implantology, CEREC Robotic Computerized Crown Fabrication, Facial Esthetics (Botox and Dermal Fillers) , Migraine Pain Relief, Sedation Dentistry, and Advanced Cosmetic Dentistry.
Dr. Allegretti has been awarded a Fellowship In the Academy of General Dentistry ( a prestigious appointment held only by 10% of all general dentists), a Fellowship in the International Congress of Oral Implantologist, Member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry and Member of The American Academy of Facial Esthetics.
In 2008, Dr. Allegretti decided to relocate back to New England to spend time with his Parents. After two years of living full time in Provincetown, he decided to create Provincetown Dental Arts and bring the successful formula of Excellence, Technology, and Quality to the Cape Cod area.
Continuously striving and working toward being an outstanding Dental Practice is extremely important to Dr. Allegretti and his Dental Team. They attend an average of 125 hours of Continuing Education Courses per year and take great pride in staying current with the latest dental techniques and technology.
Additionally, Dr. Allegretti and his Dental Team have over 150 years of combined expertise between them and are currently members of the Cape Cod Dental Society, The Massachusetts Dental Society, The American Dental Society, The Academy of General Dentistry, the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, The International Congress of Oral Implantologists, The American Academy of Facial Esthetics, The Registered Dental Hygienist Society, and the Certified Dental Assisting Society.
In August 2006, Dr. Allegretti was awarded a Fellowship in the Academy of General Dentistry. This prestigious award was achieved by completing a high level of dental continuing courses over a 15 year period and extensive examinations in all phases of Dentistry. This prestigious appointment is held only by 10% of all General Dentists.
In August 2008, Dr. Allegretti was awarded a Fellowship in the International Congress of Oral Implantologists. This prestigious award was achieved by completing 450 hours of continuing education in the study of implants while also completing a number of implant placement and restored cases.
As an active proponent of the Arts, Sports, and Health, Dr. Allegretti proudly supports local Arts, Theatre Groups, Artists, and various sport programs in the community. He enjoys running, cycling, Physical Fitness, the various Arts, and Travel.