Registered Dental Hygienist

Nicole has been a dental hygienist since 1995 and has been a loyal employee of South Jersey Periodontics, P.C. for the past 15 years! Over the years she has developed many close relationships with her patients who have become her extended family. When she is not in our office, she enjoys spending time with her husband and two daughters. She also enjoys going to the beach, visiting New Hampshire in the summers and Florida in the winters. Her part-time schedule allows her to have the best balance of family and career.

What Patients Say About Nicole

"Nicole, my hygienist has been taking care of me forever but is always working to see what she can do to help improve my condition. I would not have my smile if it wasn't for her."
-Jeannie S., 3/14/16


Registered Dental Hygienist

Susan is the newest member of the South Jersey Periodontics hygiene team! She completed her Bachelor's at the University of Delaware and received her degree in dental hygiene in 2013 from Harcum College. Susan enjoys educating her patients and providing thorough care. As  a native to the area, Susan has recently relocated back to the shore. In her spare time, she likes to spend time with her new husband, head to the beach, and cheer on Philadelphia sports teams!

What Patients Say About Susan

""First time with Susan- she did a great job. Concerned about my sensitivity issues. I found her cleaning skills to be gentle and precise."
-Stephen, 1/02/18


Registered Dental Hygienist

Amy joined the South Jersey Periodontics team in January 2016 and is a graduate of The Ohio State University. Amy has been trained in Perioscopy therapy and enjoys being able to provide treatment for patients that can have an impact in not only their oral health, but overall health. When she's not at our office, she is a part-time adjunct faculty member at Rowan College of Burlington County teaching dental hygiene students. 

What Patients Say About Amy

""My experience was wonderful on both visits. They made me feel comfortable, the hygienist, Amy, was WONDERFUL very caring and considerate of how I felt made sure I felt as less pain as possible. I recommend everyone to go to the egg harbor township location. Well worth it. Thanks.
-Laura, 8/24/17


Registered Dental Hygienist

Giovanna is originally from Lima, Peru and obtained her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from San Martin de Porres in 2001. She practiced in Peru as a general dentist until 2008, when she moved to South Jersey and pursued a degree in dental hygiene. Giovanna has been a Dental Hygienist since 2012 and joined South Jersey Periodontics in 2017. She loves dentistry and the positive outcomes it brings to patients. What she enjoys the most at our practice is building rapport with our patients and improving their periodontal health. When not in our office she's a part time pediatric Dental Hygienist and loves spending time with her husband and daughter.



Dental Assistant

Stacey has been a dental assisant since 2009 and joined our team in early 2016. Throughout her career, she has spent most of her time assisting in oral surgery. Stacey ensures that each patient is in a clean environment and also helps her patients have a comfortable experience. Her personality adds some spunk and fun to our work environment. When she is not in the office, Stacey enjoys going to church and spending time with her family. 

What Patients Say About Stacey

"Dr. shah was very comforting. I was terrified and he kept me informed of everything he was doing. Kept checking in on me and Stacey his assistant was also wonderful."
Lorraine, 11/2017



Insurance Coordinator

Dave is originally from Toms River but in 2007 he moved to Long Island, New York where he completed his Bachelors in Jazz/Commercial Music. In 2013 Dave moved back to Toms River and joined our staff shortly after. Dave may be our insurance coordinator but he has also learned to assist Dr. Shah when necessary and has become licensed in taking dental x-rays. When not in the office, Dave enjoys spending time with friends, playing Disc Golf, working on/with computers, and watching Hockey (Go Devils!).

What Patients Say About Dave

"The staff is great, Dave at the front desk if terrific. It's been a blessing for me to have found this wonderful practice."
Deb, 12/2017


Patient Coordinator

Courtney, born and raised in South Jersey, has been with South Jersey Periodontics since 2015. If you've made an appointment with South Jersey Periodontics, P.C., you may have already spoken with Courtney. She takes care of scheduling patients, coordinating treatment, along with countless other tasks. When she's not with the office, she enjoys going out on her boat, fishing, and spending time with her dogs.

What Patients Say About Courtney

"When you walk in and are greeted by Courtney, you just feel warm and fuzzy, like you matter."
-Jeannie S., 3/14/16