Dr. Nikita Pastagia
Dr. Nikita Pastagia completed her undergraduate studies in India, graduating from the Government Dental College and Hospital, where she received her Doctorate of Dental Surgery in 2007. She then completed an internship with the Government Hospital of Gujrat, India, in 2008. After this, Dr. Pastagia moved to the United States to further her studies, and graduated from the New York University College of Dentistry in 2013.
She keeps herself updated with innovations in dentistry and recently in November, Dr. Nikita completed courses for implant placement from Hiossen® Implant. She has also received advanced training in laser dentistry, endodontics, Invisalign®, and cosmetic dentistry. Dr. Pastagia is also a member of the American Dental Association and the New Jersey Dental Association.
Her goal as a dentist is to become successful in her home town and to establish a higher-end practice that uses modern technology. With this in mind, Dr. Pastagia strives to provide treatment in multiple areas of dentistry. It is her ultimate goal to keep her patients happy, and to continue to build their trust for generations. She has been building that trust since she started with the practice in 2014.
Dr. Pastagia comes from a very loving and supporting family. She would like to credit each of her family members who believed in her, and supported her throughout 10 years of dental education as she worked to become a successful professional. She is especially grateful to her husband, who has been with her at every milestone of her career, and her son, who brings tremendous joy to her, even after long work days. Dr. Nikita has a second family at her practice, where every individual is very special to her. She says, “As a caption of my ship, I make sure every person on my sailboat is happy and satisfied throughout their journey.”
Outside of the office, Dr. Pastagia likes to be close to nature and enjoys outdoor activities, such as mountain hiking, river rafting, relaxing on the beach, and going to the woods. She also likes to read thriller novels, cook for her friends and family, and watching TV during her spare time.
Dr. Steven Reff
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Dr. Ranu Sinha
Dr. Sinha is a graduate of Barnard College, Columbia University where she graduated magna cum laude. She received her dental degree from Fairleigh Dickinson University, School of Dentistry and received a certificate in Graduate Studies in Orthodontics from Boston University, Henry M Goldman School of Dental Medicine. She has over 25 years of experience in creating beautiful smiles and is also an Invisalign® preferred provider. She loves developing relationships with her patients and is committed to providing excellent orthodontic results in adults as well as children in a relaxed and friendly environment. She is thrilled to have the privilege of playing a vital role in helping transform patients’ smiles, confidence and lives. Dr. Sinha resides in Edison, New Jersey. When she is not creating beautiful smiles she likes to spend time with her husband David and her two daughters Nina and Anjali. Dr Sinha enjoys exercising, gardening and playing with her dog Diesel.
Meet Our Team
Our team is friendly, bubbly, and attentive to our patients during every visit to Shrewsbury Dental Group. They take time to develop relationships with each individual, and are eager to give extra care to those who need it when visiting our dental office in Shrewsbury, New Jersey. Please contact our office soon and our caring team will schedule your appointment with Dr. Nikita Pastagia and his associates, Drs. Reff and Sinha.
Lucia, Dental Hygienist
Lucia comes from New York City Technical College with an Associate degree in Science. She is licensed in dental hygiene and has been with Shrewsbury Dental Group for one year, working as our amazing dental hygienist! With her caring and upbeat attitude, she helps care for both her patients and her colleagues. She loves working as part of our great dental team and serving our patients as much as she can.
When not at work, Lucia loves being with her two wonderful kids, Dylan and Ashley. Her four dogs—Shiloh, Bailey, Diesel, and Daisy—also take up a lot of her time. In the hours in between, Lucia spends her time scrapbooking and doing yoga.
Stephanie, Office Manager
Stephanie joined our team in 2016 and graduated Advantage Career Institute Medical & Dental School with her DANB Radiation Health and Safety (RHS) Certification, New Jersey Dental Radiology License, and CPR certification. For her, working at our practice isn’t just a job, it’s more like a family. Stephanie is a fun, loving, outgoing person who enjoys interacting with her patients. In her spare time, she loves spending time with loved ones.