Meet Shawn Nguyen, DDS

Meet Shawn Nguyen, DDS in Carlsbad

Background and Credentials

Dr. Shawn Nguyen is known as a friendly, dedicated, energetic and knowledgeable dentist. He is passionate about providing his patients with the best dental care and personalized service. He prides himself in addressing each patient’s unique concerns and needs

After graduating, Dr Shawn focused on continuing education, with heavy emphasis on surgery and implantology. His passion for continuing education allows him to provide his patient with comprehensive and cutting edge approach to dental treatment.

Dr. Shawn is a strong advocate of volunteering and loves giving back to the underserved community both domestic and foreign. He has participated with the U.S. Navy on dental humanitarian missions in countries such as the Philippians, Singapore, Vietnam, East Timor, Cambodia, and the Dominican Republic.

When he is not flossing, Dr. Shawn enjoys exploring different cultures and cuisines by traveling and trying new dishes.


  • University of California San Diego- Biology BS
  • University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry – Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS)

Professional Memberships and Licenses

  • American Dental Association (ADA)
  • California Dental Association (CDA)
  • Academy of Gneral Dentistry (AGD)
  • American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD)
  • American Academy of Implant Dentistry (AAID)
  • International Academy of Dental Implantology (IADI)
  • I.V. Conscious Sedation License
  • Certified Invisalign Provider