Dr. Palak Shah, a Maryland native and George Washington University alumnus, graduated from the University of Maryland School of Dentistry in 2011. She completed a general practice residency at the Lutheran Medical Center in Brooklyn Heights, New York, where she received advanced training in prosthodontics (implants, crowns, and dentures), endodontics (root canal treatment), pediatric and geriatric dentistry, and oral surgery.
Dr. Shah has participated in numerous dental mission trips to underserved regions, including the Dominican Republic and India. Dr. Shah is certified in Invisalign® and enjoys participating in continuing education courses so she can expand her knowledge and keep up with the latest advances in dentistry. She is also a member of the American Dental Association, Maryland State Dental Association, and Academy of General Dentistry.
Dr. Shah lives in Fulton with her husband and young son, Riyaan. She enjoys reading, traveling, movies, and watching Maryland sports teams in her free time. Dr. Shah is excited to join Terrace Dental Group and is committed to providing each patient with excellent care and treatment.