Lakeside Family Dental is a Shrewsbury based family dentist practice that treats patients of all ages. We are committed to delivering the highest quality dental care and do so using state-of-the art dental equipment. We are a cosmetic dentist that offers services like checkups, teeth cleaning, crowns, veneers and more.

We also perform emergency dentist services that include bonding, root canals, crowns, and bridges. As a local dentist, we create lifelong relationships with our patients and their families and work to ensure that they receive treatments in a comfortable and relaxed environment. Dr. Assia Fain, DMD and our staff invite you to schedule an appointment by calling 508-407-7251 and experience why our patients think Lakeside Family Dental is the best dentist in Shrewsbury.

Meet The Doctors

<strong>Dr. Assia Fain, DMD</strong>

Dr. Assia Fain, DMD

Doctor of Medicine in Dentistry

Dr. Assia Fain, DMD is a graduate of two dental schools: The first was in Moscow, Russia, and the second was Boston University Goldman School of Dentistry. She also successfully completed her orthodontic residency and post-doctoral thesis, and obtained a Ph.D. in Orthodontics in Moscow.


Dr. Fain spent many years as the head of the Orthodontic Department at the Moscow Center of Pediatric Dentistry, working with children with cleft lip and palate, before moving to the United States in 1997. Prior to entering Boston University Dental School, while taking her Board tests, she worked as a dental assistant and hygienist.


Dr. Fain graduated from Boston University Goldman School of Dentistry in 2002 with a degree in General Dentistry. Upon graduation she worked as an associate to other dentists, practicing family dentistry. In 2004 Dr. Fain completed a two-year continuing education program in Early Orthodontic treatment through the American Orthodontic Society.

Practice Ownership & Professional Memberships

In 2008, she achieved her dream of owning her own practice by purchasing Lakeside Family Dental. Dr. Fain is a member of the following groups:

  • American Dental Association® (ADA)
  • American Orthodontic Society (AOS)
  • Massachusetts Dental Society (MDS)
  • American Association of Cosmetic Dentistry® (AACD)
  • Academy of General Dentistry™ (AGD)
  • International Team for Implantology (ITI)
  • American Cleft Lip and Palate Association (ACPA)

Remaining Current

Each year, Dr. Fain attends more than 100 hours of advanced training education classes and lectures. This allows her to bring into her practice the most current treatments and most advanced technology available, ensuring patients at Lakeside Family Dental are able to experience state-of-the-art treatment.

Personal Life

Dr. Assia Fain is married to Professor Vitaly Fain, Ph.D., a renowned specialist in artificial intelligence. They have one son, Arthur, 20, who is in his freshman year at Adelphi University, where he is studying to become a dentist!

<strong>Dr. Marius Templer, DMD</strong>

Dr. Marius Templer, DMD

Doctor of Medicine in Dentistry

Dr. Templer received his DMD degree from Boston University.

For over 25 years he has been working at restoring and creating beautiful natural smiles using veneers, crowns, cosmetic bonding, implants and fixed or removable prosthodontics. He brings an abundance of skills and expertise in oral surgery and endodontics to Lakeside Dental.

Always eager to provide the best quality dentistry by incorporating the latest advances in dentistry, Dr. Templer has furthered his education by completing numerous post-doctoral courses in many fields of dentistry.

He has completed the Post-Doctoral Course in Conscious Sedation at Albert Einstein College of Medicine in NY, Post-Doctoral Maxi Course in Oral Implantology at Brookdale Hospital, NY, Mini Residency in Implant Dentistry at Tufts University and Mini Implant Post-Doctoral training in Buffalo, NY.

Dr. Templer has trained at the prestigious Dawson Center for Advanced Dental Studies in Florida to enhance his established principles of providing exceptional dentistry for his patients.

Dr. Templer enjoys fishing, traveling, foreign language and culture and open road rides.