About Your Dentist

Naimi Shah, DDS

"Life is short. Smile while you still have teeth."

My Mission

"I strive to build a relationship with every patient that walks through our doors in order to ensure I can provide the highest quality of comprehensive care catered towards them. My patient's oral health and satisfaction are of utmost importance, and I hope when the patient walks out of our office, they can feel that they were treated with the best service possible."


University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Bachelor of Science in Health Planning and Administration—Champaign, IL

Marquette University School of Dentistry, Doctor of Dental Surgery—Milwaukee, WI

Continuing Education & Professional Memberships

Dr. Shah is an active member of the Chicago Dental Society, Illinois State Dental Society, and the American Dental Association. She is also a certified Invisalign provider and enjoys taking a variety of continuing education courses to further her dental education.

Life & Hobbies

Originally hailing from a small town in central Illinois, Dr. Shah is a thrill seeker who enjoys traveling, hiking, and exploring new activities. Dr. Shah firmly believes you must try everything once. Therefore, she is always on the lookout for cooking new recipes in the kitchen or experimenting at different restaurants in the Chicago area. In her spare time, you will always find Dr. Shah surrounded by close family and friends, in a discussion on what her next adventure will be.

Eric Townsend, DDS

"Smiles are contagious, be a carrier."

My Mission

"To provide exceptional dental care to our patients with evidence-based treatment; to educate and inform patients to maintain excellent oral health."


University of Illinois, Bachelor of Science – Champaign Urbana, IL

University of Michigan School of Dentistry, Doctorate of Dental Surgery – Ann Arbor, MI

Fort Benning Military Base, Advanced Education Residency – Fort Benning, GA

Professional Memberships

Dr. Townsend is currently an active member of the American Dental Association, Hispanic Dental Association, National Dental Association, and Christian Dental Association.

Life & Hobbies

Dr. Townsend enjoys getting to know his patients and strives to excel in great patient experience, comfortably, and quality of work completed, leading to a lifetime care.

Dr. Townsend has served in the Army since 2014 - stationed at Fort Campbell with the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault). In his spare time, Dr. Townsend enjoys watching sports; he is a die-hard Chicago sports fan. He enjoys watching football, however you can find him shooting some hoops at the local basketball court. He also enjoys fitness and traveling. Dr. Townsend a proud father to one son, Caleb.