Dental Staff

All professionals at Tewksbury Family Dental maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in the medical field. Read on to learn more about our staff's experience and training.

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    Dr. Arghavan Shahidi DMD

    Dr. Shahidi moved from California to the New England area 25 years ago to attend Boston University Dental School.  She has been a practicing dentist in the Tewksbury/Wilmington area since 2001.  She is an active member of the American Dental Association and Massachusetts Dental Society.  She is closely attuned to all recent developments in dental aesthetics and digital radiography and is proud to make it available to our patients.  Dr. Shahidi often says that due to her own huge fears of the dentist, she has a  better understanding of what patients are going through.

    Dr. Arghavan Shahidi recognized with 2018 Distinguished Alumni Award

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    Dr. ​Meaghan Murray DMD

    Meaghan Murray, DMD joined Tewksbury Family Dental in 2019. She looks forward to providing health care for the entire family and enjoys seeing children as well as adults.

    Dr. Murray loves connecting with people and getting to know her patients. She will work with you to create a comprehensive treatment plan in a caring, compassionate manner. From planning a full mouth case to routine cleanings, Dr. Murray will address your concerns and help you achieve a healthy smile.

    Dental Training & Education

    Dr. Murray has always lived in Massachusetts and is originally from Haverhill. She graduated from Tufts University in Medford, MA, where she received her bachelor’s degrees in Biology and Art History.

    She also graduated Cum Laude with a Doctorate of Dental Medicine from Boston University Goldman School of Dental Medicine.

    Dr. Murray is a member of the American Dental Association and the Massachusetts Dental Society.

    Personal Biography

    Dr. Murray is currently living in Malden, MA. Outside of the office, Dr. Murray loves to read, bake, do yoga and spend time with her husband and her two French Bulldogs Ernie and Olive.

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    Dr. Thien Tran DMD

    Dr. Tran is a native of Massachusetts and a graduate of Tufts University School of Dental Medicine. He spent several years practicing general and cosmetic dentistry in New Hampshire and California before returning home to settle down. Dr. Tran is committed to providing quality care in a friendly, comfortable setting. The patients are his priority, and he works to design practical treatment options to address the needs and concerns of each individual patient.

    When he is not in the office, you will most likely find Dr. Tran spending time with his family, exploring the Boston area, or taking long walks on the beach.

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    Dental Hygienist

    Maria is a graduate of Middlesex Community College.  She is a licensed hygienist who has been with Tewksbury Family Dental since July of 2010.  She very much enjoys the relationship between patient and hygienist.  Gaining trust and allowing the patient to be comfortable is a priority.  Raising three children has helped her to become a better hygienist in the areas of nurturing and caring for individuals.  

    When not working she enjoys any activity that includes her husband and three adult kids.  She has a married daughter who is a successful speech therapist, a son who is a sergeant with the U.S. Army, and a younger daughter who is getting married this October.   In between the wedding preparations she loves to fit in a round of golf or two with the family.

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    Dental Hygienist

    Monique is a Registered Dental Hygienist and licensed to administer local anesthesia. She is a graduate of Middlesex Community College with an associate's degree and The University of New Mexico with a bachelor's degree. Monique has been working with Tewksbury Family Dental since May 2021. 

    She enjoys her job working with patients of all ages and providing individualized care. She recently got married and has two dogs, a Boxer mix and a Rottweiler. When Monique is not working she likes to spend time with family, friends, and her dogs.

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    Patient Coordinator

    Megan has been working in the dental field for over 13 years. She began her career first as a dental assistant and then transitioned towards the front desk to assist in patient management. 

    Megan enjoys working with our patients helping them every step of the way from reviewing your treatment options, financial considerations and reserving an appointment at a time that is convenient for you. 

    On her spare time she loves being with her family and enjoys spending quality time with her husband and daughter, Sophia.