Meet Dr. Avula

Pediatric Dentist Dr. Shilpa Avula in Modesto, CA

Dr. Avula is a Board Certified Pediatric Dentist in Modesto, California. Dr. Avula, her husband and their two young children have lived in the Central Valley since 2006. After earning her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 2001 from the University of the Pacific School of Dentistry in San Francisco, she completed her specialty training in Pediatric Dentistry at St. Barnabas Hospital in Bronx, New York in 2004.

Dr. Avula has since been serving the residents of the Central Valley.

“I treat every child entrusted to me as if they were my own. I am truly dedicated to my work and will do everything in my power to make my patients feel as comfortable as possible during their visit.”

Dr. Avula is a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. She is also a member of the following organizations:

  • American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
  • American Dental Association
  • California Dental Association
  • California Society of Pediatric Dentistry
  • Stanislaus Dental Society
  • Stanislaus Health Foundation (Board Member)

In her spare time, Dr. Avula enjoys spending time with her family, reading and playing tennis.

It is our goal here at First Smiles Children’s Dentistry that you and your child feel comfortable and confident with Dr. Avula and our staff. We look forward to meeting you and your family and giving you plenty of reasons to show off those great smiles!