Dr. Craig Elice began his career as a pediatric dentist in Rhode Island in 1990 and has enjoyed being in practice for over 20 years. He earned a B.A. in biology Magna Cum Laude from Case Western Reserve University. In 1987, he went on to receive his DDS from the University of Michigan School of Dentistry. Dr. Elice completed his residency in pediatric dentistry from the University of North Carolina School of Dentistry and after completing a fellowship earned a MS in Pediatric Dentistry. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry.
Over the years, Dr. Elice has taken over a thousand hours of continuing education in the area of growth and development and orthodontics. Although he is not an orthodontist, he feels confident in providing complete orthodontic treatment for the growing child.
Recognized by his peers as a top dentist in Rhode Island, Dr. Elice is a member of numerous professional organizations, including the American Dental Association, American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, the Rhode Island Dental Association and the Northeast Society of Pediatric Dentistry, of which he is past president. He is a consultant to the Scientific Committee of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, and the chairperson of the 2014 Annual Session of the AAPD.
In addition to his professional life, Dr. Elice enjoys skiing and hiking with his wife and 3 children in the White Mountains of New Hampshire, coaching baseball and volunteering in the community. He is also an Eagle Scout. His hobbies include woodworking, gardening, and cheering for the New England Patriots and Boston Red Sox.