Our practice has cared for the families of Chicopee and its neighboring communities for over 40 years. In 2019, Dr. Abbas Kahn took over for Dr. Walter Gazda.
Centrally located in the heart of Western Massachusetts, our address is 109 Church Street in Chicopee, MA. We are in a stand-alone converted home across the street from the Chicopee Police Department.
Dr. Abbas Khan
Dr. Abbas Khan was born in Delhi, India. His early schooling was completed in convent high school, and at the age of 16, he started his preparation for dental exam. He cleared one of the most prestigious examinations for the Aligarh University and got his B.D.S (bachelor of dental surgery) degree in 2011. He was a very dedicated student and was top of his class and the university with 7 gold medals including the President’s medal of honor in Public Health Dentistry. After obtaining his diploma he was offered an associate professor job at his dental school.
But, growing up in India he witnessed the growth of India as an industrial nation which brought with it prosperity, education and world class medical care. Unfortunately, these benefits were limited to only select few living in major cities and industrial hubs. He wanted to create an impact and learn about the public health and got accepted to Johns Hopkins University for the Master of Public Health (MPH). He still practiced dentistry with organizing dental camps and outreach with free dental exams for the socially deprived communities in Baltimore. He was also involved with Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center at Johns Hopkins (SKCC) in designing a treatment protocols for oral cancers.
To finesse his dental skills further he pursued his dental degree from Boston University School of Dental Medicine and graduated in 2017. He was among the top of his class and was part of the Dean’s List. He received highest marks in the subject of Pharmacology with a record breaking 100% in the course. He also received highest marks in the subject of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology.
Dr. Khan is avid skier and cyclist and loves playing basketball and soccer. In his spare time, he loves reading books and spending quality time with his friends and family. Get yourself treated by a highly motivated and compassionate dentist at Church Street Dental. Dr. Abbas Khan’s unending commitment to ethical quality care for his patients is evident from the amazing results and patient satisfaction.