Dr. Negar Sherkat
Meet Dr. Sherkat
"I feel so fortunate to be in a profession that not only allows me to take care of patients but to also create lasting relationships with families in my practice. My practice philosophy has always been based on providing quality dental care in a setting where patients are empowered to make the best decision about their treatment."
— Dr. Sherkat
Dr. Negar Sherkat has been involved in the dental field for over half of her life. Over that time, she has created a compassionate, fun atmosphere where care and prevention are emphasized. Dr. Sherkat strives to inform her patients about the state of their oral health and educate them on their options for their dental care. This creates an environment where each patient feels comfortable with the care he or she receives.
Education and continuing education
- Bachelor of Arts in Sociology – University of Washington
- Doctorate of Dental Medicine – Oregon Health Sciences University
Dr. Sherkat is passionate about the integrity of her profession and the quality of dentistry in Washington. She is a part of several study clubs and takes continuing education courses continually to keep abreast of the latest research and technology in evidence-based dental care.
Outside the Office
Born in Iran, Dr. Sherkat grew up in Canada and moved to Washington to complete her education. She has been a member of the Bellevue community since 1998. Dr. Sherkat and her husband have two children. Her family is her top priority, and she spends her time outside the office instilling the importance of volunteerism and giving back to the community in her children. Dr. Sherkat’s own community involvement includes volunteering for Donated Dental Services and local homeless outreach. She also enjoys all outdoor activities, especially skiing and hiking.