Nikki Shakourian


Education & Credentials

Tufts University School of Dental Medicine; Boston, MA


Orthodontic residency, University of Detroit Mercy; Detroit, MI


University of Detroit Mercy; Detroit, MI


My personal philosophy is to treat my patients with honesty, compassion, transparency, and the highest standard of care, which is the way I would want to be treated as a patient. I enjoy every opportunity that I have to sit down with my patients and discuss their goals and needs in order to customize their treatment options. Orthodontics is a journey. I feel privileged to be a part of this journey with each and every patient as we witness the creation of beautiful smiles and healthy teeth.

Personal Favorites

Dr. Shakourians favorite movies are Big Daddy, Hocus Pocus, and Sweet Home Alabama.

Volunteer Experience

Big Sister Association of Greater Boston, Komen Race for the Cure

Personal Biography

Dr. Shakourian grew up in Boston and relocated to Texas upon the completion of her education. When not busy practicing orthodontics, she enjoys reading, doing yoga, running, traveling the world, and learning about different cultures and histories. She particularly enjoys visiting her family and friends all over the U.S.

Professional Association

American Association of Orthodontics, American Dental Association