Lata Shenoy

Lata Shenoy

Lata Shenoy

Clinical Assistant Professor

Department of Restorative Dentistry

School of Dental Medicine

Specialty/Research Focus


Contact Information
Squire Hall
Room 215D

Phone: (716) 829-2862

Education and Training:

  • Internship, SUNY Buffalo (1997)
  • Residency, SUNY Buffalo (1995)
  • Cert, SUNY Buffalo (1982)
  • DDS, Dental Medicine, State University of New York at Buffalo (1977)
  • AMT, Dental Surgery, Nair Hospital Dental College (1971)
  • AMT, Intermediate Science, Ramnarain Ruia College (1966)
  • AMT, Indian Education Society‘s High School for Girls #2 (1964)


  • Screening Clinic, Screening Clinic, SUNY at Buffalo (2018-present)
  • Director of International Dentists Program, SUNY at Buffalo, School of Dental Medicine (2012-present)
  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Restorative Dentistry, SUNY at Buffalo (1994-present)
  • Group Director, SUNY at Buffalo, School of Dental Medicine (2007–2018)
  • Clinical Assistant Professor, SUNY at Buffalo (1982–1993)
  • Cllinical Assistant Professor in Operative Dentistry, Restorative Dentistry, SUNY Buffalo (1977–1983)
  • Clinical Assistant (GP Residency), Nair Hospital Dental College, India (1971)

Awards and Honors:

  • Dental Education Achievement (2018)
  • The Richard A. Powell Award (2017)
  • OKU Society Honor (2017)
  • Oral Health Champion Award - NYSDA (2014)
  • Dean's Award (2013)
  • Letter of Recog. of Efforts for Giving Attn. to detail and Maint. High Standards in Lab Sub. Process (2012)
  • Omicron Kappa Upsilon Faculty Member Induction (2010)
  • Teaching Excellence Award (1998)
  • Teaching Excellence Award (1985)

Journal Articles:

  • Cohen RE, Shenoy L. Immediate Placement of a Dental Implant in an Extraction Socket following a tooth fracture. Periodontal Insights. 1999; 6(1).

Professional Memberships:

  • Daniel H. Squire Induction (2014–present)
  • Empire Dental Political Action Committee (2014–present)
  • Life Member ADA (2012–present)
  • American Academy of Fixed Prosthodontics (1997–present)
  • Asian-American Physicians Association (1988–present)
  • Association of Western New York Prosthodontics (1984–1994)
  • American Dental Association (1984–present)
  • Association of Women Dentists-SUNYAB (1982–1990)


  • "Bench Test Preperation Course" Continuing Education Course, SUNY at Buffalo (2017)
  • "Promoting UB SDM IDP Program" , SUNY at Buffalo (2014)
  • "Visited Schools in India to evaluate Bench Testing Possibilities in India" (2012)
  • "We Have Come a Long Way Baby-Women in Dentistry" Diamond Jubilee Conference (2007)
  • "Conservation of Enamel" 52 Indian Dental Conference (1998)
  • "Preparation and Fabrication of Porcelain Fused to Metal Restoration" Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University (1998)
  • "Restoration of Endodontically Treated Teeth" Endodontic Continuum C.E. Course, SUNY at Buffalo (1997)

Service Activities:

  • School of Dental Medicine Student Progress and Promotions Committee; Member (2009)
  • School of Dental Medicine Research Committee; Member (1996)
  • Health Fair AAPA Dental Booth; Health Fair Galleria Mall Cheektowaga, NY; Volunteer (1998)
  • Oral Hygiene Lessons; Churchill Memorial Preschool Classes Boston State Road Boston, NY; Guest Lecturer (1986–1987)
  • Oral Hygiene Lessons; Importance of using a Mouthguard and how to cope with dental emergencies. Clarence School; Guest Lecturer (1985–1987)
  • Lessons on Oral Hygiene to Elementary Children; Harris Hill Elementary School Harris Hill Road Williamsville, NY 14221; Guest Lecturer (1979–1985)

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Contact Information

Squire Hall
Room 215D

Phone: (716) 829-2862