Devang Shah, D.M.D.
Dr. Devang Shah earned his DMD from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine located in Boston, MA. Since graduation, Dr Shah has been actively practicing general, family and cosmetic dentistry into private and group practices in Pennsylvania and Virginia before he moved to Georgia in 2007.
Dr. Shah always stays abreast on new dental procedures and technology and is reflected in his several certifications and experiences in several advanced dental and oral surgical procedures.
Dr. Shah has completed a rigorous 1 year Dental Implant Externship Program from Stony Brook University (NY) for advancing the knowledge and experience as related to advanced dental implants, bone grafting and all its applications.
Dr. Shah is a certified provider for Invisalign, Clear correct (Clear Aligner Therapy) Lumineers (Cosmetic Veneer Procedures), Snap On Smile, Several Dental Implant certifications, Platelet Rich Fibrin and Phlebotomy (PRF Protocol), Six Month Smiles Braces and many more including digital dentistry.
Since 2008, he has been actively practicing in Gwinnett county. He is excited to extend the services to the communities of Dacula (Dental Smiles At Dacula) and surrounding areas of Hamilton Mill localities as a neighborhood dentist since 2012.
Also beginning 2016, Dr Shah decided to extend services to the communities of Forsyth County and has opened another location in Alpharetta, Duluth, Suwanee and Johns Creek area (Dental Smiles At Johns Creek).
Dr. Shah lives with his wife and 2 daughters (Jheel and Aneree) and enjoys travelling, volleyball, chess and music.
With over 19 years of experience as a dentist, Dr Shah assures you of always being in good hands.
Affiliations and Credentials:
- ADA (American Dental Association)
- GDA (Georgia Dental Association)
- AACD (American Association of Cosmetic Dentistry)
- ASIRD (American Society of Implant and Reconstructive Dentistry)
- Invisalign – Clear braces (Preferred Provider)
- Six Month Smiles cosmetic braces certified provider
- Clear Correct (Clear Aligner Therapy) certified provider
- Camlog Dental Implants certified provider
- Alta- Dentatus Dental Implants certified provider
- Mastership in Dental Implants from Dental XP
- Atlanta Resource Dental Group –ADRG Study Club member
My staff & I are pleased to welcome you to our office.
Together, we have created a pleasant environment for you and your family to have your oral health needs addressed.
We strive to be perceptive and sympathetic to your physical and emotional discomforts. Our goal is to provide the best dental care available using state-of-the-art equipment and the most current materials and procedures. Please feel free to voice your concerns openly in order for us to understand your needs. We provide comprehensive dental care emphasizing interaction between the dental team and patient.
The goal of comprehensive dentistry includes the prevention of problems thus enabling patients to keep their own teeth.
Mahek – Office Manager
“Hi, My name is Mahek. I am the office manager. I do everything to make the office run efficiently and make sure that the patients are happy with our services. I do not hesitate to go slightly beyond and trying to help the patients to get the utmost dental care and a greatest customer service at our office. If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to call our office and talk directly to me.”
Mahek holds a Bachelors in Science (Biology) and an MBA in Accounting and has pursued and certified for Dental Office Management. She also has a dual degree in classical dancing.
She is highly skilled to manage the high stresses of the dental office with over 15 years of experience in Customer Service, accounting, insurance and more. She is also a dance teacher and runs her dance classes with over 60 students during weekends. She loves bowling, traveling, music, and dance (of course). She has added skill of speaking, reading and writing Hindi and Gujarati.
Ruby – Office Supervisor
“My name is Ruby Evans and I work in the front office. I’m married and have two children. I was born and raised in Brooklyn New York and relocated to Orlando Florida, where I graduated from Heritage Christian School. I relocated to Georgia in 1991. I have worked in the dental field for 5 years and enjoy helping people smile and feel good about their appearance.” Ruby is the front line person in our office. She also co-ordinates with the dental insurance. She can read, speak and write Spanish.
Saudina Avdic – Dental Assistant
Saudina Avdic, EFDA moved to Vermont from Bosnia and Hecegovina in 1999. Saudina completed Medical school in Bosnia in 1996 and, the Dental Assisting Program in 2006 at the Center for Technology in Essex, Vermont . She completed the Expended Function Dental Assistant Program at the Center for Technology in 2010/11. EFDA qualifications by the state of Vermont allow her to place all Fillings, Sealants, Composites, Amalgam and assist in various dental procedures. She was awarded Dental Assistant of the year in 2010. Saudina currently moved from Vermont to Georgia with her husband and four kids.
Amanda Davis, RDH – Dental Hygieneist
“My name is Amanda, and I’m a Registered Dental Hygienist. I graduated from Georgia Perimeter College in 2009. I enjoy staying current with the latest dental technology. I’m dedicated to making happy, healthy smiles and being a part of the awesome advancements in dentistry that our office can provide. I’m a native of north Georgia and have lived in the Atlanta area for over a decade. My hobbies include hiking, being outside in general, game nights, shoe shopping, volunteering (especially events with senior citizens and children), and spending time with my loved ones. “
Christopher M. Le Fave, RDH – Dental Hygieneist
“My name is Christopher Michael Le Fave and I was born in Massachusetts but was raised in Florida and Georgia. I Graduated from Georgia Perimeter College with High Honors in Dental Hygiene, while having served as the American Student Dental Hygienists Association Chapter President, the Phi Theta Kappa Chapter President, and as a Senator in the Student Government Association.
My personality type is INTJ and I pride myself on achievement, efficiency, and quality performance. I became a Dental Hygienist because I wanted to help people in the way that I feel is most useful; with their health. Hygienists are in a unique position to build relationships with their patients because patients see their Hygienists more often than they see their regular physician. “
Alexia Williams – Dental Assistant
Alexia Williams, RDA/EFDA has lived in Georgia her entire life. She is the oldest of 4 children. She resides in Bethlehem, Ga with her boyfriend.Her Father & Mother reside in Tennessee. She went to Everest Institute in 2009 for her Dental Assisting Certification. She specializes in Pediatric Assisting. She also works in our front office as a Treatment Coordinator. She is also expecting her first child in August 2014. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with herfamily & friends. Also she enjoys going to the movies and shopping for baby clothes! About once a month she travels to Tennessee and Macon to visit with her immediate family.