Dr. David Shane grew up in Johannesburg, South Africa and moved with his family to Newton, MA in 1994. In 2002, he graduated from Boston College with a Bachelor of Science in biology. In 2007, due to his fascination with dentistry and his desire to help others, he enrolled at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine and graduated with the DMD degree in 2011.
Dr. Shane was a member of the American Student Dental Association and served as Co-Chair for Community Outreach. He was an active member of Delta Sigma Delta Dental Fraternity and served as President two years. While at Tuft’s, he served as a Resident Assistant for Dental and Medical students. Dr. Shane was a member of Smile Squad and Student National Dental Association, both of which strive to improve oral health for the local communities. Dr. Shane was selected to work in emergency care during his 3rd and 4th years, and received extensive training in dealing with dental trauma, infection and fractures. He was recognized for his achievement on his National Dental Boards and received the Thomas Hunt Scholarship for academic and clinical achievement at Tufts. He was honored in NH Magazine as a Top Dentist in 2016. Dr. Shane is excited to join Lindner Dental’s team, aspiring to its high caliber of personalized care and lifelong professional development.