Dr. Shah is originally from Mt. Gilead, Ohio. He graduated from OSU with a bachelor's degree and received his doctoral degree from NYU College of Dentistry. Dr. Shah completed a General Practice Residency at The Ohio State University Medical Center. Dr. Shah has also done an implant fellowship at The Ohio State University and has a strong interest in implant dentistry. Dr. Shah thrives to stay up to date with the latest dental technology by attending numerous continuing education courses. Dr. Shah is a member of the International Team of Implantology (ITI), American Dental Association, and the local Dental Association. Dr. Shah is married to Dr. Ami Patel who is a dentist as well and they have a daughter Gia and son Krish. In his spare time, Dr. Shah enjoys golfing, Ohio State football and traveling. Dr. Shah’s motto: "Never Fear the Dentist Again!"
Dr. Ami Patel was born & raised in Cleveland, Ohio. She earned her undergrad at Case Western University with a major in Nutrition before completing dental school at The Ohio State University. She truly enjoys working with children and focuses most of her dental practice to them. Her calm, patient and gentle attitude is appealing to children as well as adults. Dr. Patel works one Friday a month in our office and two days a week at a dental practice in Pickerington. Dr. Patel and her husband, Dr. Shayer Shah reside in New Albany with their children Gia and Krish. Dr. Patel enjoys cooking, arts & crafts, and traveling.
Dr. Emily Hutchins grew up in Dublin, Ohio. She graduated from The Ohio State University with a major in Finance and minor in Spanish. She earned her doctoral degree from UCSF School of Dentistry in San Francisco, California. Dr. Hutchins completed a comprehensive, 12 month AEGD residency at the South Texas Veterans Health Care System in San Antonio, Texas. Her residency focused on the surgical placement and restoration of implants, gum and bone grafts, root canals, advanced crown and bridge, esthetic dentistry, TMD therapy, sleep medicine, Invisalign® and IV sedation. Dr. Hutchins is a member of the American Dental Association and Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Honor Dental Society. Dr. Hutchins married Kris, in August 2017. They live in Upper Arlington with their dog, Hermione, and cat, Leo. Dr. Hutchins enjoys exercising, baking, traveling, and spending time with her family and friends.
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Dr. Shah and his staff are AWESOME people. I recently had to get a few cavities filled and mentally I don't do well with the process. However, Dr. Shah was a very caring individual that helped me through this process. He and Mandy (who filled the cavities) were polite and very pleasant individuals to be around. I can't stress enough how they made my experience so easy due to their positive personalities and excellent work ethics. Newark Smiles is my new home for my teeth and I'm very thankful I found them! Newark Smiles is what you'd expect a dentist place to be - kind, compassionate, energetic, happy, & driven! They exceeded every one of those! Glad I found them!