About Your Dentist
"Use your smile to change the world; don't let the world change your smile."
“My mission is to prioritize the health and happiness of my patients and provide optimal dental care to my community. I am privileged to work in a profession I love and I want my patients to always feel comfortable under my care. I am here to understand your unique dental needs and provide treatment that exceeds your expectations.”
Doctor of Dental Medicine
University of Florida College of Dentistry - Gainesville, FL
Bachelor of Science
University of South Florida - Tampa, FL
Continuing Education & Professional Memberships
Dr. Shah is a member of the American Dental Association, Florida Dental Association, and the Academy of General Dentistry.
Life & Hobbies
Dr. Shah was raised in Apopka, Florida and currently resides in Orlando with her husband, Punit and son, Niam. She loves creating lasting memories with her family and friends, and her hobbies include dance, art, traveling, and just enjoying our sunshine state!
“Dentistry allows us to take care of a person’s number 1 asset; their smile.”
“My mission is to rid the world of dental decay, one tooth at a time.”
Education & Continuing Education
Doctorate of Dental Surgery (DDS)
Columbia University School of Dental and oral Surgery – New York City, New York
Bachelor of Science (B.S.)
Davis & Elkins College – Elkins, West Virginia
Dr. Purpura holds a Fellowship with the Academy of General Dentistry (FAGD), and serves as the Assistant Clinical Professor at Columbia University.
Dr. Purpura is an active member of the Academy of General Dentistry, the American Dental Association, and the Florida Dental Association.
Life & Hobbies
Outside of the office, Dr. Purpura enjoys spending quality time with his family, playing music, and scuba diving.