Benjamin Shimel

Oral Surgeon


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Education & Credentials
DDS

University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry; San Francisco, CA

BA

Liberal Arts, Saint Mary's College of California; Moraga, CA

Residency

AEGD, Highland Hospital; Oakland, CA

Quote

I will ensure that you receive the best care in as low-stress an environment as possible. No one loves to come to the surgeon, but by the end of the appointment, you might just hate it a little less!

Favorites

My wife and I love traveling. While tropical places are always fantastic, the most beautiful place I have been is Switzerland, which is absolutely worth the trip.

Volunteer/Service Experience

CDA Cares, California CareForce

Biography

My background is in the hospital system, where I spent years training future surgeons on how to perform complex oral and maxillofacial surgery. You can expect that same focus and expertise in my care, which blends current techniques with compassion to provide the best possible care.

Professional Associations

American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, California Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons, American Dental Association, California Dental Association

Achievements

Graduated magna cum laude, Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental Honor Society