Dr. Salvatore Rizzuto


Dr. Salvatore Rizzuto earned his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Rhode Island summa cum laude and is a member of the chapter’s Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society. He earned his Doctorate of Medicine in Dentistry from the University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine, where he served as Second Delegate to its American Student Dental Association chapter.

After earning his Doctorate of Medicine in Dentistry, he completed a general practice residency at Hartford Hospital, where Dr. Rizzuto gained much practical knowledge in the management of acute pain and dental emergencies, removable and fixed prostheses, extractions and endodontics. He is currently a member of the American Dental Association, the Rhode Island Dental Association, the South County Dental Society, and the Academy of General Dentistry. He continuously increases his knowledge of dentistry by attending specialized courses and conferences.

Dr. Rizzuto is very excited to return to his hometown of Westerly. He is honored and fortunate to have the opportunity to provide professional and caring dental care to his patients while building meaningful, lifelong relationships with them. In his spare time, he enjoys working out, hiking, watching live sports, and traveling.