Dr. Shinde was born in Brantford, Ontario and shortly thereafter moved to Stratford, where he was raised. He attended Western University, where he received his Honours Bachelor of Science in Physiology, Masters of Science in Epidemiology and his Doctor of Dental Surgery.
Throughout his time in dentistry, Dr. Shinde has continued his passion for education by gaining knowledge in many aspects of dentistry, some of which include: Invisalign, Cerec Crowns (one appointment crowns),Implantology, Cosmetic dentistry and laser therapy. He is committed to learning through continuing education.
While living in Stratford, Dr. Shinde gained an appreciation for the culture of theatre and arts, which he continues to enjoy when not working. He also plays many sports in his spare time, such as hockey, basketball and volleyball.