Shazia graduated with a Master in Orthodontics from the internationally respected Eastman Dental Institute in London in 1998. She went on to obtain her doctorate from the University of Adelaide in 2010, after which she held a leadership role in the Orthodontic Department at the University of Queensland. Having spent five years as a specialist orthodontist in Dubai, UAE, she returned to Australia. Shazia is widely published in dental and orthodontic journals and stays up to date with contemporary orthodontic technologies by attending international conferences.
Shazia participates regularly in dental-related community services and her other passions include providing efficient and effective orthodontic treatment resulting in the highest possible patient satisfaction. She enjoys working with all age groups and finds it gratifying to see her patients with beautiful smiles that help to enhance their quality of life. Shazia is a Member of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh and is actively involved in the AHI Pathway to PEACE (California-based philanthropic organisation).