Itien Emily Shaw DDS, MD

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon

Dental School:
University Of Michigan School of Dentistry
Medical School:
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Mount Sinai Beth Israel – Jacobi Medical Center – Albert Einstein College of Medicine


Itien Emily Shaw DDS, MD

With an early introduction to the field of Dentistry, while watching her mother working as a dentist on the first floor of their home in Taiwan, Itien Emily Shaw DDS, MD naturally grew up wanting to become a dentist.

Dr. Shaw immigrated to Canada with her family at the age of 13. She received a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of British Columbia in Vancouver BC Canada in 2005, with double majors in Biology and Mathematics.

She then attended the University of Michigan School of Dentistry and received Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 2009 and was conducted into the Omicron Kappa Upsilon (OKU) National Dental Honor Society. She then furthered her training in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Mount Sinai Beth Israel / Jacobi in New York, and received Doctor of Medicine degree concurrently at Albert Einstein College of Medicine.

In the past few years Dr. Shaw has been practicing as an associate surgeon at a private practice in New Jersey mastering and perfecting her techniques, and actively pursuing board certification.

She relocated to California with her husband after their son was born. She enjoys spending her time outside of the office with her family. She enjoys hiking, jogging, kayaking, swimming, visiting playgrounds and zoo with her son, and eating all things vegetarian.

Dr. Shaw hopes to establish good rapport with all her patients. She constantly strives to build long lasting doctor-patient relationships with mutual trust and respect by providing treatment that is best suited for her patients’ individual needs.