Dr. Shope is committed to creating and maintaining a positive dental experience for children. After graduating summa cum laude with a degree in biology from Colgate University, Dr. Shope earned her dental degree from the University of Pittsburgh and a certificate in pediatric dentistry from EIOH. She is a Board-certified pediatric dentist. As a member of the Golisano Children's Hospital's craniofacial team, she especially enjoys working with children who have differences in the bones of the skull and face. Her passion lies in providing nasoalveolar molding (NAM), a pre-surgical structural treatment, to infants with cleft lip and palate.