Dr. Shook on why she got into dentistry

Dr. Victoria A. Shook has owned and operated Shook Dental Care since 2001. She worked in two practices prior to striking out on her own and starting her current private practice, where she can provide the most personalized care possible to all her patients.

A distinguished member of her field, Dr. Shook holds a Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences and German minor from the University of Southern California. She obtained her Doctorate of Dental Surgery from Loma Linda University.

She regularly attends continuing education courses, including extensive implant prosthetics training with the Implant Study Club, as well as courses in endodontic therapy, Invisalign, advanced cosmetic dentistry, and laser dentistry.

Her professional affiliations include:

  • The California Dental Association (CDA)
  • The American Dental Association (ADA)
  • The American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
  • The American Academy of Clear Aligners
  • The Academy of General Dentists

She enjoys taking walks with her family and her dog, hiking, working out and pilates, cooking, watching Downton Abbey, and learning about European and ancient Egyptian history.