Dr. Shiva Shanker is a native of Madras, India.
He graduated from dental school at The University of Madras,
India and received his orthodontic training and an MS at The
Ohio State University. Since completing the orthodontic program
in 1995, he has been a faculty member in the OSU Division of
Orthodontics at the College of Dentistry.
Dr. Shanker is the Co-Director of the Dentofacial Deformities
Program at OSU. Dr. Shanker served as the Graduate Program
Director from 2004-2008. His research interests include clinical
outcomes-related research in orthodontic and
surgical-orthodontic patients. Dr. Shanker is affiliated with
the Orthodontic Section for a 20% time commitment and maintains
a private orthodontic practice in Mason, Ohio.