Dr. Shelby Lapiad, DDS

Dr. Shelby Lapiad, DDS

Dentistry  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 37
Dr. Shelby Lapiad, DDS is a dentistry practitioner in Oxnard, CA. She practices dentistry.Read her story

2861 N Ventura Rd # 201

Oxnard, CA 93036

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ameritas
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Delta Dental
  • Dental Network of America
  • DenteMax
  • Guardian
  • 2 More

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Dr. Lapiad's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Lapiad "Dr. Shelby Padua Lapiad was born in Camarillo and raised in Oxnard, where her family still resides. She graduated from the University of California, Irvine and obtained dual bachelor's degrees in Biochemistry and Chemistry. She earned her Doctorate of Dental Surgery degree (D.D.S.) from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) School of Dentistry with high academic and clinical merit. She then completed a competitive one-year General Practice Residency (GPR) Program at the VA Long Beach Medical Center's Dental Clinic, where she had the privilege of providing dental care to military veterans while receiving advanced dental training in implant placement, extractions, root canals, complex comprehensive dental treatment, and dealing with complex medical issues in regard to dental treatment. She has extensive experience working as a dentist in the Santa Barbara and Ventura Counties. She is a proud member of the American Dental Association, California Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, the Santa Barbara Ventura County Dental Society, and the Oxnard Chamber of Commerce. She is continually takes continuing education courses throughout the year to hone her professional skills as a dentist. Being from the area, she has seen how Ventura County has improved over the years and is thrilled to lend her skills to the place that she has always called "home." She loves being a dentist because it merges her desire to help others, nurtures her artistic nature by creating beautiful smiles, and incorporates her strong scientific background. Seeing the wonderful results in patients' healthy smiles is extremely rewarding. Patients are drawn to her warm, friendly demeanor and cheerful, down-to-earth attitude. Patients especially love her small hands and her gentle, caring touch. She enjoys taking care of patients of all ages."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lapiad "I believe in providing gentle, caring, honest, quality dentistry for patients of all ages. RiverPark Dentistry provides a relaxing, state-of-the-art, patient-centered dental care."

1  Practice Areas

  • Dentistry

17  Conditions Treated

  • Cavity
  • Chipped Tooth
  • Dental Disorders
  • Gingivitis
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Tempormandibular Joint Pain
  • TMJ
  • Tooth Abrasion
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Attrition
  • Tooth Decay
  • Tooth Demineralization
  • Tooth Discoloration
  • Tooth Loss
  • Toothache

20  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University Of California, Irvine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Long Beach Veterans Affairs Medical Center Dental Clinic
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of California At Los Angeles / School Of Dentistry
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Lapiad has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lapiad's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lapiad to family and friends
22 total reviews (20 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

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Dr. Lapiad's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (20)

Dr. Lapiad is great!! They are attentive, caring and explains every procedure before doing it! Her staff is friendly as well. I highly recommend Dr. Lapiad
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Great facility with lots of amenities. Watch Netflix while you get your teeth cleaned. Friendly staff. Love Dr. Lapiad, she's very gentle and takes excellent care of her patients.
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All my visits have been quick and pleasant. Staff is professional and friendly. They make you feel very comfortable. Great at explaining treatment plan. I would definitely recommend to family and friends!
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Was so extensive and I learned a lot of preventative measures to make my teeth and gums healthier. The staff was so nice, friendly and very professional.
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