Shivani Kant, DDS
Born and raised in Fiji Islands until the age of 12, Dr. Shivani Kant was always an eager child watching her dad practice dentistry. This interest followed her through Shorecrest High School and through her undergraduate education at the University of Washington. She continued to pursue the career path she had dreamed of as a child and completed her dental education at UW, being one of the youngest in her class.
Dr. Kant is very excited and humbled to have the opportunity to provide you with your dental needs. Taking care of her patients like the way she would like to be treated is at the heart of her practice philosophy. She is devoted to working with your complete and best health interest at heart, always. She strives to do dentistry with excellence, compassion and integrity.
Dr. Kant strongly believes that your oral health affects your general health and vice-versa. At the core of this complete dentistry is patient comfort. Everything she does in the office revolves around this basic concept. She takes a comprehensive approach to dentistry while considering your needs, goals and limitations.
Dr. Kant believes that health, beauty, function and longevity are the four pillars of any good dental work. She strives to deliver on all four fronts every-time. Above all, she believes in kindness and integrity. Her goal is to surround you with warmth in her care. She wants you to look forward to each visit with her and to be excited about maintaining the health and beauty of your smile in partnership with the team at the office. Beyond anything else, she hopes to not only bring smiles to your face through dentistry but more importantly build relationships with you. At the end of the day, she knows she has been successful if you leave our office smiling.
When Dr. Kant is not involved with dentistry, she loves to spend time with her family and friends, visiting new places to see and eat! Recently, she has also taken up the challenge to get into golf. She is also a true Seattle sports fan.Whether it’s Seahawks, Sounders, Mariners or the Huskies, you will always hear her cheer loud!
Education and Experience
- Bachelor of Science – University of Washington
- Doctorate of Dental Surgery – University of Washington School of Dentistry
Many changes in technique and technology keep occurring and our office has embraced these advancements by regularly incorporating the newest and most effective technology into the practice. Taking advantage of continuing education courses allows her to provide state-of-the-art care to her patients. She regularly attends lectures and seminars through various professional organizations, including the American Dental Association, and the Washington State Dental Association.