with interest in treating children
Dr. Shaila Ramandev, BSc, DDS
Dr. Shaila had an interest in dentistry beginning in her childhood years. From that time, her desire to serve others by providing dental care continued to grow and she has always maintained that same caring attitude and commitment. Her excellence in pre-dental studies allowed her early acceptance into dental school and graduated from State University of New York at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine with a DDS degree.
She graduated with concentration in Pediatric, Periodontics and Esthetic Dentistry. She has been honoured with receiving the Quintessence Award for Clinical Achievement in Periodontics.
Dr. Shaila, has observed at BC Children’s Hospital, Vancouver and Supersmile Dentistry, New York under the guidance of Dr. Irwin Smigel, who has been referred to as the “Father of Aesthetic Dentistry”. She completed her externship in Pediatric Dentistry at the University of Washington, Seattle and Esthetic Dentistry at Tufts University in Boston. She practiced as a General Dentist for several years with special interest in Children’s Dentistry, Esthetic Dentistry, and of course General Dentistry for all ages.
Dr. Shaila is a member of the College of Dental Surgeons of BC; BC Dental Association, the Victoria and District Dental Society, the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, and the Academy of General Dentistry.
She is dedicated to delivering the highest level of care and follows a preventative, conservative philosophy to dental care while maintaining patient comfort as her top priority. She also delights in her patients, getting to know them on a personal level, listening to them, and responding carefully to their individual needs as she believes the patient needs to be involved in the decision-making process.
Dr. Shaila is an avid learner who keeps her self-updated with the major changes in the industry and learn the latest techniques through continuing educational courses. It helps her ensure that the patients are offered the latest diagnostic, preventive and treatment methods in the industry. This will benefit the patient in an immense way. She is certified in providing Nitrous Oxide and Oral sedation which helps the most anxious patients of all ages. Having completed her training at the Pacific Training Institute of Facial Aesthetics, she is able to provide therapeutic TMJ botox to her patients.
Dr. Shaila resides in Victoria with her family. She believes in giving back to the community, through service. When she is not making you smile, or volunteering in the community, you can find her travelling, practicing yoga, gardening and watching movies.
" We are happy to have Dr.Shaila assist us with the care of less nervous children every Friday.
She provides treatment to patients of ALL ages at the Cadboro Bay
---- Dr.Myers :)