Born and raised in Missouri City, Texas, Dr Shan Batiste is a Cum Laude graduate of Elkins High School.
Following high school, Dr. Batiste attended The University of Texas where she obtained top honors from the College of Natural Sciences and a Bachelors of Science degree in Human Development and Family Sciences. During her undergraduate years, she became a member of Delta Sigma Theta, Sorority Incorporated, and served on the national board of the Pan-Hellenic Council.
Dr Batiste continued her education at The Howard University School of Dentistry, where she not only earned a Doctorate in Dental Surgery but also became a finalist for entry into the dental honor society, Omicron Kappa Upsilon and graduated with multiple honors as a top graduate of her class.
Through hard work and dedication, Dr. Batiste is now the proud owner of Elite Dental Wellness in Houston, Texas. She is a standing member of the American Dental Association, Greater Houston Dental Society, Texas Academy of General Dentistry, and American Association of Women Dentists.
When Dr. Batiste is not practicing her passion for cosmetic dentistry she dedicates her time to her daughter Avery as well as encouraging young ladies. She frequently volunteers in the youth ministry at her church and participates in health and wellness programs as often as possible to spread the urgency about the need for oral health care.