Dr. Carrie Reddish grew up in Terryville, CT. She received her undergraduate degree from Stonehill College and then attended Tufts University of Dental Medicine. Dr. Reddish was awarded her doctorate in 2001.

In January, after 10 years as an associate doctor with Theodore Polansky, Dr. Reddish purchased the practice. Dr. Reddish is very excited about the future and maintaining the practice to the high standards patients have come to love. She is a member of the American Dental Association and the Massachusetts Dental Society.

Dr. Reddish resides in Needham with her husband, Jim and their 3 children.


Dr. Theodore Polansky was born in Baltimore Maryland and attended The University of Maryland at College Park where he received his Bachelor of Science Degree after three years. He pursued his post graduate degree at the University of Maryland Dental School Baltimore, and graduated with a Doctorate of Dental Surgery.
He served as an Officer in the United States Navy for three years, and then settled with his wife in the Boston area. He was the Director of The Roslindale Dental Center from 1982 until he opened his private practice in Needham, Ma. He has been practicing family dentistry at the same location for over 25 years.

He prides himself on fulfilling the needs of the families he treats in a professional but relaxed manner. He knows the value of listening to his patients which has allowed him to develop long lasting relationships with them. He practices a conservative method of treatment allowing his patients full control of their dental options while still offering the most advanced techniques to help them achieve a healthy mouth and a beautiful smile.

Additionally, he is a member of The American Dental Association, The Massachusetts Dental Society, and The Charles River Dental Society.

He and his wife reside in Needham and have two grown children.

He enjoys running and has participated in numerous marathons.