About Fashion Smile
Dr. Farzaneh J. Shamsi and Dr. Shahideh L. Nikbin are not your average, run-of-the-mill dentists. They are young, fun, and of course, competent. They started their individual practice back in 2006 and established Fashion Smile Clinic in 2010 in Makati, which has grown exponentially since then. Here are five things you might want to know about the dynamic duo behind the dental clinic, Fashion Smile.
THEY KNOW THEIR STUFF.
Having dentist for parents who happen to own a hospital, these two grew up in the business back in their native Iran. Together with their degrees from both Shahid Beheshti University and Centro Escolar University and Dr. Nikbin’s Postgraduate degree on Orthodontics from the University of the Philippines, these members of the Philippine Dental Association (PDA) are proficient in their field. Add on their knowledge about the latest advancement in the field of dentistry from the seminars they frequently attend, be rest assured that they both know how to solve any dental problem.
THEY HAVE A VISION FOR THE LOCAL DENTAL INDUSTRY.
Dr. Shamsi and Dr. Nikbin aspire to set the trend for oral health care in the Philippines where every Filipino sees good oral and dental health as a fashionable necessity. This they hope to achieve by giving top-notch dental services and oral health education – in particular the mouth-body connection, in a relaxed and cozy setting that makes a trip to the dentist something to look forward to.
THEY GENUINELY WANT YOU TO BE BETTER.
They want you to lead a healthy life by showing you the importance of the teeth and how it affects the rest of the body. They also want you to gain the confidence – by having a great set of pearly whites, to go after the things you’ve always dream of. Case in point, the job you want to have or the kind of relationship you’ve always dreamt of.
THEY WILL HELP YOU SOLVE YOUR DENTAL PROBLEMS AND CONCERNS.
Expect these two to give you the low-down on the exact condition of your teeth and what can be done about it. Every possible option will be presented to you, including how long each alternative would likely last.
THEY ARE PRETTY SOMETHING TO LOOK AT.
Being Persian-Filipino, these two have exotic good looks that are easy on the eyes. Coupled with their great sense of style, they often get a double-take from passersby. Now, who wouldn’t like to be calmed down by such a gorgeous face while his mouth is being poked at?
Vision – Mission Statement
To have every Filipino see good oral and dental health as a fashionable necessity by providing excellent dental services and oral health education in a comfortable well-appointed clinic that features state-of-the-art-technology.
Dr. Farzaneh Jimenez Shamsi
Dr. Farzaneh Jimenez Shamsi is a Filipino- Persian Dentist and the daughter of Dr. Gloria Jimenez a Dental surgeon, and Engineer Mohammad Ali Shamsi, an electrical engineer. She is a member of the Philippine Dental Association. She began to develop a love for dentistry when she started going to her mom’s dental clinic as a child. As she spent more of her days in the clinic, she began to feel a passion for surgery and cosmetic dentistry. She completed her Doctorate of Dental Medicine at Centro Escolar University. Since she is also half Persian, she took the opportunity to earn her second dental license as Doctor of Dental Surgery in Iran. She also has completed numerous continuing education courses in dental surgery, dental implants, and dental cosmetics & aesthetics to help ensure that her patients receive the most comprehensive and advanced dental care. She continually strives to keep up with the latest techniques and materials, so she could provide her patients with the safest and most effective dental care and results. She constantly hones her dental skills and updates her knowledge in the field, having completed hundreds of hours of continuing education, including certification in cosmetic dentistry and restorative dentistry. She has also attended leadership seminars at the Purposeful Stewardship Institute (PSI) for her own personal growth and at the same time to give the best dental service to her patients. And because of her passion in helping people, she has also volunteered for dental missions. Dr. Shamsi and her team at Fashion Smile not only adhere to the highest quality standards and latest in techniques and materials but also strive to ensure that your visit is comfortable and hassle-free.
Dr. Shideh Nikbin
Daughter of Dr. Fazel Nikbin, a Dental Surgeon, and Dr. Wilma Lagpacan, an Obstetrician & Gynecologist, Dr. Shahideh is a Filipino – Persian Dentist now living and practicing in the Philippines. She is a member of the Philippine Dental Association and the Medical Council of Iran. In high school, she started to take interest in dentistry so she began observing and assisting her dad. She completed her undergraduate studies at Centro Escolar University with a degree of Doctor of Dental Medicine in 2006. Since she is half-Persian, she also pursued and earned her second dental license in Iran from the Shahid Beheshti University in 2006. She then started working at her parents’ hospital, the DRS Nikbin Hospital in Karaj. After a year of working hard and learning the latest techniques and materials, she realized that she has a passion for Orthodontics. She wanted to help kids to have aligned teeth that would boost their confidence and would give them a higher chance of success in their career and relationships. She continued her postgraduate studies at the University of the Philippines and since then completed numerous continuing education courses in the Middle East and seminars given by the UP Dental Alumni Association, Association of Philippine Orthodontists, and the National Orthodontic Congress. She keeps up to date with the latest technologies on orthodontics and TMJ treatments. She has also attended leadership seminars at the Purposeful Stewardship Institute (PSI) so that she could get to know more about herself while helping others reach their goals and become more successful in their lives. Her passion is Orthodontics and because her patients are mostly teenagers and young adults, she saw this as an opportunity to not just put a great smile on their faces but also educate them on health, life, and happiness. Dr. Shahideh L. Nikbin looks forward to meeting you personally and invites you to call Fashion Smile Dental-Spa with any questions you might have.