Dr. Shah enjoys educating children and their parents about proper dental care and maintenance for a beautiful healthy smile. He wants to create positive experiences, making your children feel safe and comfortable.
He grew up in southern California and received his Bachelor of Science from University of California, Los Angeles in 2003. He went on to receive his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from University of California, San Francisco in 2007. In June 2009, he completed a 2-year Pediatric Dentistry Residency at Schneider Children’s Hospital in Queens, NY.
Dr. Shah serves on the faculty of both University of Southern California and University of California, Los Angeles Schools of Dentistry. As an assistant clinical professor at USC and lecturer in pediatric dentistry at UCLA, Dr. Shah works closely with training general dentists to become pediatric dentists. You will notice that his passion for teaching also carries over to his private practice patients.
Dr. Shah completed his specialty board certification with the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. Only a small percentage of pediatric dentists hold the board-certified Diplomate designation. Dr. Shah currently holds active membership with the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, American Dental Association, and California Dental Association.
Having lived in Los Angeles, San Francisco and New York, Dr. Shah enjoys experiencing new cities, trying new foods, and playing tennis. Dr. Shah looks forward to meeting you and your children in the near future!