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!
Monica is our amazing dental assistant here at Westwood. Monica has been in the dental field for 7 years and absolutely loves learning new techniques and processes to make our patients more comfortable and at ease. She has great personality that will be sure to make you smile. Monica has been married to her awesome husband Brian for 17 years and has 3 children, Tyler, Kaylin and Dylan. Monica's favorite pass times include spending time with her family, watching movies and spending a lot of time outdoors. She has also been a designer of clothes and accessories for children for 16 years, owning her own business and has expanded to adult clothes as well. Westwood is very happy to have her join our team of professionals.
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!
Danielle is our awesome office assistant here at Westwood. Danielle is new to the world of dental. She loves working with our patients and making sure that they have the best care. Danielle has been married to her amazing husband Solomon for 9 years and is a momma to twins girls, Addelynn and Emmelynn. Danielle's favorite pass time is worshipping God and spending time with her family. She is working hard to get her second Masters degree. She has been a blessing and great addition to Westwood Family Dental.