Dr. Shin earned her DDS degree at the University of Southern California. She then completed the Advanced Pediatric Dentistry Program at USC, where she graduated top in her class, receiving the outstanding pediatric dental resident award. Additionally, she was elected chief dental resident at the Pediatric Residency of Children’s Hospital, Los Angeles.
Dr. Shin has served as Division Head of the Pediatric Orthodontic Division of Children’s Hospital Los Angeles and Associate Professor of the Graduate Pediatric Dental Practice Program at USC Dental School.
She was then in private practice in Beverly Hills area of Southern California until September 2011 when she joined active duty army, serving at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington DC and continuing at the Walter Reed National Medical Center in Bethesda MD.
Dr. Shin has a daughter and a son. Her daughter is a West Point graduate, still in active duty. Her son served as an officer in the Navy after graduating from USC. She enjoys scuba diving, waterskiing, good food, laughing and reading. We are delighted to have Dr. Shin’s experience and skill at Bethesda Dental Specialties.