Dr. Bushey was born and raised in Springfield, MA. He graduated from the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth with a B.S. in Biology in 2010 with the highest GPA in his graduating major. Dr. Bushey worked at a dental office every summer throughout his undergraduate studies, which solidified his career choice in Dental Medicine. He graduated in the top 20% of his class from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine with his D.M.D. He enjoys the artistry involved in dentistry, the collaboration needed in a dental office, and the satisfaction that comes from helping put beautiful smiles on his patients.
Dr. Bushey has had a wonderful experience working with children at The Kid’s Dentist and KD Orthodontics in West Springfield, MA. Dr. Bushey particularly enjoys providing his patients with beautifully crafted crowns and he enjoys replacing missing teeth by restoring implants with crowns that make the patient’s feel as if they never lost the tooth in the first place. Dr. Bushey provides a wide variety of dental treatments including, but not limited to, dentures, root canals, fillings, cosmetic work, crowns, and partials. His future plans are to become a certified cosmetic dentist and to be trained in new laser technology.
In his free time, Dr. Shawn Bushey enjoys golfing, hiking, and gardening. During dental school, Dr. Bushey received his license as a certified real estate agent. He enjoys cooking and baking, and he particularly enjoys creating his own recipes. Dr. Bushey can be described as organized, motivated, and empathetic. He has a wide variety of clinical skills and he would love to make your dental visits much more enjoyable. Dr. Bushey is excited to be practicing at Smiles and Faces in Wilbraham, MA and making sure all faces leave with smiles.