Doctor of Dental Medicine
Dr. Shamsa Khan is a highly skilled general dentist providing a wide variety of treatments, including implants, extractions, endodontic treatments, dentures, whitening, and more. Dr. Khan places a high priority on staying current on the latest innovations in dentistry, and she works hard to combine her clinical knowledge with her patients’ goals to achieve the best possible outcome for each patient.
Dr. Khan graduated from Benedictine University in Lisle, IL with a Bachelor of Science degree. She then went on to earn her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry.
Dr. Khan was a recipient of the Rice Humanitarian award (an award for volunteer work for lower income patients). She has volunteered with Goldie’s Place, Salud Family Health Center, Infant Welfare Society Children’s Clinic, and Northwest Community Health Mobile Dental Clinic. Dr. Khan is a member of the American Dental Association and the Indiana Dental Association. She is fluent in English, Urdu, and Hindi.
In her free time, Dr. Khan enjoys traveling with her husband, exercising, painting, and writing poetry.
Meet Kayla! She is one of our amazing hygienist here at Westwood. Kayla has been practicing dental hygiene for over 3 years and has been a great addition to our team. Kayla enjoys spending time with her family and friends. She is also a twin!
Kayla is getting married to her amazing and supportive fiancé this November!
Meet Kallie! She is one of our amazing dental hygienist here at Westwood. Kallie and her family are originally from the area and our very happy to be back. She is a graduate from Ohio State and also has her EFDA certification. She has been in the dental field for over 4 years. Kallie has been married to her awesome husband Sloan for 3 years. Some of her favorite pass times include spending time with her family and friends and cooking. We are so happy to have her as one of our amazing team members!
Meet Justina! She is our amazing dental assistant at Westwood! Justina has been married to her awesome husband Jordan for 2 years. She has one of the biggest hearts that I have ever encountered! Justina loves horses, especially her baby,Miss Sunshine:). Justina has been an amazing asset to our team!
Meet Elecia! She is our amazing Office Manager here at Westwood. Elecia has been in the dental field for 11 1/2 years practicing as a certified Ohio dental assistant and an EFDA. Some of Elecia’s favorite past times include spending time with her awesome husband of 15 years Brandon, amazing sons, Zachary and Jacob, singing (she tried out for American Idol and the voice), owning her own business, Keepsake beads by EAW and learning everything she can about the dental field!
Meet Maci! She is our amazing office assistant here at Westwood. She is currently enrolled at Ivy Tech for her Forrester degree. She is very passionate about nature. Some of Maci’s favorite pass times include hiking, backpacking and kayaking. She has a son, Phoenix that is 2 years old and a dog named Loki. Maci has been an a great asset to our amazing team!