Location Details

MA Worcester
544 Southbridge ST STE 1 Worcester, MA 01610
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Meet Your Neighborhood Dentists

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Dr. Calvin Wilson

Dr. Calvin Wilson (or “Doc,” as he prefers to be called) joined the organization in September 2017 as an Associate Doctor in our District Heights, Maryland office. He was promoted to an Area Dental Director for the Massachusetts area in September 2018. As an ADD, he oversees seven Boston-area dental offices.

Dr. Wilson earned his undergraduate degree from Florida Memorial College in Miami Gardens, Florida. He attended dental school at Howard University’s College of Dentistry in Washington, D.C.

Prior to joining Cortland Dental, he worked in private practice for more than 17 years. He enjoys volunteer activities and, in the past, has worked during Children’s Dental Health Month visiting local elementary schools to educate children on the importance of oral healthcare. Dr. Wilson and his family reside in Clinton, Maryland.

Fun Fact: Dr. Wilson likes playing golf, and he also enjoys exotic cars!

Quoteable: "I love that I work with people I respect, who are dedicated and passionate about making a difference in the communities we serve."

Dr. Nicole Makhoul

Dr. Nicole Makhoul joined Cortland Dental in February of 2019. She earned both her undergraduate degree and DDS from McGill University in Montreal, Quebec.

Prior to joining Cortland Dental, Dr. Makhoul worked in private practice for 20 years, as well as for Kool Smiles and a community health center treating both adults and children.

Dr. Makhoul speaks four languages! She is fluent in English, Spanish, French and Italian. She has been actively involved in a variety of volunteer work, including with her parish church charity. Dr. Makhoul enjoys traveling, history, literature and skiing —she resides in Montreal.

Quoteable "I am excited to be a part of the team— I love working with kids and impacting their lives in a positive way."


Accepted Insurance and Medicaid

Cortland Dental & Braces accepts these forms of payment:
  • Most insurance plans
  • Cash
  • Credit Card
  • CareCredit for qualifying patients
State and military providers include:
  • Medicaid, including MassHealth, CMSP administered by UNICARE, and Rite Care/RI Medicaid
  • State Children’s Health Insurance Programs (SCHIP)
  • Tricare
Private and Commercial insurance plans include:
  • SCION - Commonwealth Alliance
  • Cigna
  • Aetna
  • Delta Dental
  • Guardian
  • United Healthcare
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

Bring your insurance cards and photo ID

Patients should bring the following to their appointment:
  • Photo ID
  • Insurance Card(s)
  • Questions for the Dentist


General Dentistry

At Cortland Dental & Braces, we treat every patient like an individual. When you visit our office, you’ll be warmly greeted by our caring staff. During your appointment, our staff will give you an overview of the services you will receive and answer any questions before they begin your treatment. At the end of your visit, we’ll help you make a plan for long-term care and schedule your next appointment.
  • Flexible Scheduling
  • Custom Treatment Plans
  • Preventative Care For Oral Health

Patient Education

Encouraging children to begin healthy habits when they are young can have a dramatic impact on their dental health throughout their adulthood. Our staff will help your child build a foundation for good oral health by using a “Tell, Show, Do” approach during their visit and offering young patients and their families opportunities to ask questions during the appointment.
  • Our "Tell, Show, Do" Approach
  • A Lifetime of Healthy Habits
  • We Respect Each and Every Patient


Services provided by General Dentists
    Dr. Tu Tran
    Dr. Yang Yu
    Dr. Andrea Harrison
    Dr. Calvin Wilson
    Dr. Kristopher Yen
* Not all dentists participate in all plans in all locations