Dr. Paresh Shah

Dr. Paresh Shah Westwood Dental Center

Dr. Paresh Shah was featured on episode 60 of the Dental Digest Podcast. Dr. Paresh Shah is the proud owner of Revive Dental at Westwood (formerly known as Westwood Dental Center). He is a dentist specializing in the field of esthetic dentistry through an interdisciplinary approach. He has nearly 30 years of experience working in private practice and holds more than 15 years of clinical knowledge using digital technology. 

He has conducted over 300 lectures in the United States, Canada, Asia, and Australia, highlighting topics such as restorative dentistry, interdisciplinary care, digital dentistry, and more. He was recently featured as a guest speaker on the Excellence in Restorative Dentistry Lecture Series at the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine. His lecture compares and contrasts multidisciplinary dentistry and interdisciplinary dentistry, and highlights the importance of integrated treatment planning for optimal treatment outcomes. During the lecture, Dr. Shah revealed that he is currently in the process of writing a textbook on integrated treatment planning. Stay tuned! 

Dr. Shah graduated from the University of Manitoba – Dr. Gerald Niznick College of Dentistry with a degree in Doctor of Dental Medicine in 1991. He completed a one-year General Practice Residency at the University of Manitoba following graduation. In 2007, Dr. Shah certified in Aesthetic Dentistry at the University of Buffalo(SUNY). 

Aside from smile make-over at his practice, Dr. Shah dedicates time to mentor and educate dentists of the next generation. He taught as an adjunct faculty at Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry (UOP) in San Francisco, then served for eight years as a clinical specialist mentoring in Esthetic Dentistry at the University of Minnesota. He returned to his alma mater, the University of Manitoba, and is currently an instructor of the Department of Fixed Prosthodontics at Dr. Gerald Niznick College of Dentistry. He is a member of the editorial board of Spectrum Dental Teamwork Journal, as well as the Canadian Journal of Restorative Dentistry and Prosthodontics. Furthermore, he is the co-founder and co-director of a Seattle Study Club affiliate in Winnipeg, Canada. 

Dr. Shah has accumulated more than 4000 hours of advanced education to stay atop in interdisciplinary dentistry. He has achieved numerous fellowships, including the International Congress of Oral Implantologists, Academy of General Dentistry, and Pierre Fauchard Academy. In addition, he is a leading consultant for various dental manufacturers in areas of product development and evaluation. Be sure to visit him at Revive Dental at Westwood

Check out Dr. Paresh Shah’s episode on the Dental Digest Podcast and see its eligibility for dental continuing education (CE) credit. Click on this link to start learning: https://dentaldigestinstitute.com/dental-continuing-education/ 

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