Betti Shahin
801 S Paulina
  • Betti
  • Shahin
  • DPDS, MSc, DMD
  • Clinical Assistant Professor

Biographic Summary

Dr. Shahin has years of experience in clinical dentistry and enjoys teaching tremendously as she has been involved in educating other from high school. The complete satisfaction of her patients and students in her ultimate goal.

Awards & Recognition: 

  • Presidential Award (Wright College, Chicago, IL)
  • Sparky Customer Service Award (UIC College of Dentistry)
  • Dr. Karl Halwass Award for Excellence in Teaching (UIC College of Dentistry) - Recipient
  • Theta Kappa Honor Society (Member)

Education & Career

  • Rijks University Centrum Antwerpen, BS
  • Vrije Universiteit Brussel, DDS
  • University of Bristol, DPDS
  • University of Warwick, England, MSc in Orthodontics
  • Wright College, Associate of Arts
  • University of Illinois at Chicago, DMD

Professional Affiliations & Certifications

  • Licensed Dentist in England, UK
  • Licensed Dentist in Belgium
  • Licensed Dentist in Netherlands
  • Licensed Teacher Assistant in Chicago
  • Academy of General Dentistry
  • Chicago Dental Society

Clinical Activities and Specialties

  • Associate Dental Surgeon in National Health Service, England UK (1998-2003)
  • Practice Owner Dental Surgeon in National Health Service and Private Sector, England, UK (2003-2009)
  • Associate Orthodontist in NHS and Private Sector, England, UK (2007-2011)
  • UIC College of Dentistry Tutor (2017-2018)
  • GADP Dentist in UIC College of Dentistry (2018)


  • Clinical Assistant Professor in Restorative Dentistry and Dental Clinics (2018)
  • Supervisor/ Trainer of Dental Assistants in England, UK