First Job: Dental Assistant
Decide on Dental: I love seeing people smile and wanted to help them achieve beautiful and healthy smiles 😊
Hobbies: Being outdoors with nature, biking, and traveling.
What Is Something People Don’t Know About You? I love arts, crocheting, and netting. I’ve been to 14 countries. Favorite food: Saag paneer (Indian cheese & spinach dish).
Dr. Shevchenko has always been interested in people’s smiles, and this has led her to learn about and practice dentistry literally across the globe. Originally from Punjab, India, she came to the States to further her dental education, and now she can’t wait to welcome you and your loved ones to Smiles by the Sea Family Dentistry. Before that, however, you can start getting to know her by reading on below.
Why did you become a dentist?
Every person’s dental needs and goals are unique. That’s why our team Dr. Shevchenko has always loved to see people smile, and she believes that someone’s smile is one of their biggest assets in both their personal and professional life. She decided early on that she wanted to be in healthcare and be able to make a meaningful difference in people’s lives, so this all made dentistry the perfect fit. Over the years, she has also developed a passion for educating patients so they can know the best ways to maintain their oral health.
Where did you study dentistry?
Dr. Shevchenko’s advanced expertise and passion for further training enable Dr. Shevchenko received her Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) degree from the prestigious Boston University Goldman School of Dental Medicine in 2009. Prior to this, she completed her Bachelor of Dental Surgery in India in 2003. Dr. Shevchenko is currently a member of the American Dental Association (ADA), New Hampshire Dental Society (NHDS), Massachusetts Dental Society (MDS), International Dental Implant Association, and the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD).
Dr. Shevchenko is very passionate about constantly advancing her skills. She enjoys attending continuing education courses on a regular basis and takes several every year. For instance, she has completed over 100 hours of advanced training on dental implants, which included hands-on learning. She is also a long-term member of Spear Education, which enables her to remain up-to-date on the latest technologies, techniques, and materials in the oral healthcare field. As a result, she is able to pass on better, more advanced care to her valued patients.
What do you like to do outside of dentistry?
When not at the office, Dr. Shevchenko enjoys spending time with her husband and their daughter, participating in outdoor activities, and traveling. You’ll also find her at the beach most weekends when the weather is nice! She looks forward to meeting you soon and providing your entire family with the best dentistry has to offer in a comfortable and friendly environment.