Dr. Shadow is a native of Houston, Texas and moved to the Valley of the Sun in 2002 to begin her practice in orthodontics. She received her dental and orthodontic degrees from the prestigious University of Texas Health Science Center, the largest medical center in the world.
While studying in the Texas Medical Center, Dr. Shadow had the opportunity to collaborate with some of the best scientific minds on groundbreaking research. She has contributed to the field of orthodontics on several published research projects. The daughter of a scientist, Dr. Shadow spent quite a bit of time as a child in her father’s laboratory learning the scientific method. She still uses the scientific method when it comes to the diagnosis and treatment planning of orthodontic cases.
Dr. Shadow met her husband Eric at the University of Texas Health Science Center while he was completing his residency in oral and maxillofacial surgery. She is able to draw on her husband’s surgical expertise to discuss complicated cases. She loves interacting with patients and taking the time to educate them fully about their case.
Dr. Shadow is proud to be a resident of Arizona and resides in Chandler with her husband Eric and their two children, Rocky and Ella. She is also very active in her community and loves to give back, especially to children.