Northern Dental General and Cosmetic Dentistry

Shannon Novak, DMD

Meet the Doctor and Office Manager

Dr. Shannon Novak and her husband, Ryan, the Office Manager are from Chicago, Illinois. Dr. Novak graduated from Southern Illinois University School of Dental Medicine. They have three young sons, Declan (5 years old), Cullen (4 years old) and Flynn (1 year old). In their spare time (not that they have much with 3 little ones!) Ryan coaches his sons' basketball and tee-ball teams. Dr. Novak enjoys spending as much time with her little ones as possible and enjoys photography and drawing. These Cubs fans are excited to raise their children in sunny Naples, Florida!


Dr. Novak is proudly affiliated with the following Dental Associations, Foundations and Committees:

Member of The American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry

Dr. Novak is currently in the process of achieving her 5 year

Accreditation which is a combination of written and oral exams

as well as multiple courses and complex clinical cases.

Graduate of The International Academy of Facial Aesthetics

Member of the Collier County Dental Association

Member of the American Dental Association

Member of the Florida Dental Association

Member of the West Coast Dental Association

Contributor to the Florida Dental Association Political Action Committee

Member of the Florida Dental Association Political Action Committee Century Club

Member of the Florida Dental Association Foundation

Contributor to the American Dental Political Action Committee

Member of the Alliance of the Florida Dental Association

Dental Assistant

Vanessa is our Dental Assistant. She has lived in Naples for many years after moving from Boston. She and her husband are busy with her 4 dogs, including her new puppy, Lex. She loves spending time with her family including her son and mother as well as decorating and gardening. She has worked at Northern Dental since its opening in

2016.