Dr. Shakun received his Bachelor of Arts from S.U.N.Y. Binghamton in 1971.
In 1976, he received his DMD (Doctor of Dental Medicine) from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine. He then did a two year dental internship in the United States Army Medical Corps.
Dr. Shakun has been practicing in the Binghamton area since 1979. In that time, he has built a reputation for excellence.
Throughout his career, Dr. Shakun has done charitable work through organizations such as Donated Dental Services and Himalayan Healthcare. In 1995, he spent three weeks in the backcountry of Nepal providing services to remote villagers.
By continually pursuing advanced education, Dr. Shakun is able to offer his patients the latest in cosmetic and restorative dentistry.
He is a member of the Academy of General Dentistry, the American Dental Association, the Dental Society of the State of New York, the Broome County Dental Society and the Sixth District Dental Society.