Born and raised in Vancouver, Randy Shew’s interest in dentistry was sparked by his love of working with his hands. After pursuing a Bachelors degree in Animal Biology, he entered the Faculty of Dentistry.
Dr. Shew graduated from UBC with awards for outstanding work in restorative dentistry and children’s dentistry. As a dentist, he enjoys practicing all aspects of dentistry in all age groups, from cosmetics to surgery. He participates in continuing education courses to stay on top of current developments in family dentistry. Prior to establishing his dental clinic in Richmond in 1994, Dr. Shew practiced in Burnaby.
Dr. Shew is board certified with the National Dental Examining Board. He is an active member of the British Columbia Dental Association, College of Dental Surgeons of BC, and the Canadian Dental Association. Outside of work, Randy lives in Vancouver with his wife, son and daughter. He spends his free time renovating his house and playing tennis, skiing, and mountain biking. In addition to his sports, he is active in the community. He is involved as a clinical instructor at the UBC Faculty of Dentistry teaching future dentists and for over eight years he provided dental services to children at the Burnaby School Health Unit. He is also actively involved with committees at the British Columbia Dental Association.