Dr. Shailza Sharma loves getting to know the community, one patient at a time. She appreciates each of her patient for who they are and respect each person's opinions and ideas. She knows that open communication is key to her job, and she always takes the time to chat with each patient. She and her team truly believe in patient engagement and shared decision making. She performs state of the art, relationship based, comprehensive care that is tailored to fit into the lives and budgets of her patients. Making patient visits comfortable and relaxing, while making sure that they receive the very best dental care, is her top priority. She will always answer any questions and make sure that everyone is fully aware of their options for care.
Dr Sharma first received Bachelor’s of Dental Surgery in India in 2004 and earned Doctor of Dental Medicine from Boston University School of Dental Medicine in 2008. Her first job as a dentist was in Waterbury, CT. There she gained a lot of experience and built rewarding relationships with several patients. Thereafter she moved to Augusta, GA along with her husband as he had to move for his job. She practiced as an associate dentist in a small town in GA. She continued to gain more and more experience and became proficient in multiple areas of general dentistry including cosmetic and restorative procedures, fixed and removable prosthetics, and implantology. She moved back to northeast due to family reasons, joined as an associate dentist at a dental office in Worcester, MA and worked there for several years. She is now at current practice, Douglas Valley Dentistry since Jan 2016. Her additional certifications include Invisalign, CEREC, and Diploma - implant placement IDIA. Her professional memberships include the American Dental Association, the CEREC Study Club.
Outside dentistry, she enjoys traveling, hiking, reading and spending quality time with her family. She has been happily married since 2007. She lives in Shrewsbury, MA along with her husband and two little boys.