Dentist Asheville NC
Sweety Shah, DMD, MS
Dentist and Prosthodontist — Starting October 1st, 2019
We are thrilled to welcome Dr. Sweety Shah to our dental practice!
Dr. Shah is a board-eligible prosthodontist now serving the Asheville area. Dr. Shah grew up in Washington state and moved to North Carolina in 2003. She received her Bachelors of Science (BS) degree in Biology from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2008 and remained at UNC-Chapel Hill as a researcher in the Department of Cell and Developmental Biology. She then joined East Carolina University School of Dental Medicine, where she earned her DMD degree with honors in 2016 and was the recipient of the American College of Prosthodontists Predoctoral Student Prosthodontic Achievement Award
With a passion for prosthodontics, Dr. Shah continued on to The Ohio State University College of Dentistry, where she served as chief resident her final year of a three-year specialty residency program in Advanced Prosthodontics. During this time, Dr. Shah received advanced formal training in fixed and removable prosthodontics, implant prosthodontics, advanced CBCT implant planning and CAD/CAM designing, maxillofacial prosthodontics, and prosthodontic treatment of children with dental anomalies. During residency, she also worked as a preclinical instructor for dental students and completed a masters thesis focused on dental implants, implant complications, and dental materials. She received her certificate in prosthodontics and a Masters of Science (MS) degree from OSU in 2019.
Dr. Shah is currently pursuing her board certification from the American Board of Prosthodontics. She has presented her research, case reports, and given CE courses at several national and international conferences. She is a member of the American College of Prosthodontists, American Academy of Fixed Prosthodontics, American Dental Association, and the North Carolina Dental Society.
Dr. Shah is excited about returning to North Carolina. She believes in creating a thoughtful and caring environment for her patients while practicing in a meticulous and precise manner. Her goal is to combine her classical training and modern innovations to provide comprehensive, functional, and esthetic prosthodontic dental services to Asheville area.
In her free time, Dr. Shah enjoys traveling, cooking, reading, and music. She lives in Asheville with her fiancé, Vivek who is also a dentist, and their cat, Thumper.