John T. Shen, D.D.S.

Periodontics and Implant Surgery

John T. Shen, D.D.S.

Board Certified Periodontist


Dr. John Shen was born and raised in Taipei, Taiwan and immigrated to Cupertino, CA where he graduated from Monta Vista High School.  Despite the language and cultural barrier, Dr. Shen got accepted to University of California, Berkeley, where he obtained his Bachelor of Science in Microbial Biology.  After college, Dr. Shen decided to follow his father's footsteps and pursue a career in dentistry, more specifically, periodontics.  Therefore, he obtained his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) School of Dentistry and his specialty certificate in periodontics from University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) School of Dentistry


In addition to the extensive training, Dr. Shen is also a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology, A Recognized Specialty of the American Dental Association


In his spare time, Dr. Shen enjoys spending time with his wife, Patty and daughter, Evelyn.   Dr. Shen is fluent in Mandarin Chinese and is currently a Clinical Instructor at UCSF School of Dentistry.


Dr. Shen is a proud member of the following organizations: