CAPTAIN SHAY S. RAZMI
DENTAL CORPS, UNITED STATES NAVY
Captain Razmi was commissioned as an Ensign under the Health Professions Scholarship Program in 1997. She entered the Navy Dental Corps as a commissioned Lieutenant in 1998 after graduation from Dental school and Officer Indoctrination School. She completed a residency program in Advanced Education in General Dentistry during her first duty station at Naval Dental Center Great Lakes, IL.
CAPT Razmi transferred to 1st Dental Battalion, Naval Dental Center Camp Pendleton in Aug 2001 and was assigned to 13 Area Dental Clinic as an assistant Dental Officer. From August 2004 to January 2009, she served at 23rd Dental Company, 29 Palms, Department Head for Edson Range Dental clinic, and Department Head at Margarita Dental Clinic.
In January 2009, she deployed with USS Nashville, LPD 13 as Dental Department Head in support of Maritime Security Mission to Africa. In August 2010, she transferred to Naval Medical Center San Diego as the Division officer for General Dentistry, Oral Diagnosis as well as the Fleet Liaison officer where she oversaw the daily operation and dental readiness of the Sailors and Marines assigned to the clinic as well as 33 small ships ensuring Naval Surface Force, U.S. Pacific Fleet is mission capable for Operational Deployment.
In January 2011, she assumed Department Head position at Naval Base San Diego and led the Navy’s largest Dental Facility, as well as Southwest Regional Maintenance Center, leading 226 personnel active duty and civilian, providing support for 15,000 sailors, Marines and foreign military.
In January 2013, she was appointed Department Head, Naval Branch Health Clinic, Marine Corps Air Station Miramar and its annex Branch Medical clinic Rancho Bernardo at Naval Medical Center San Diego. In this capacity, she implemented the Marine Corps Medical Home Program (MCMHP) and directed primary care operations for eligible beneficiaries. As medical liaison to the Force Surgeons for Commander Marine Corps Air Station and NAVBRIGCOM, she incorporated MCMHP into the Operating Forces and the 3rd Marine Aviation Wing.
In May 2014, CAPT Razmi assumed the position of Director for Dental Services and Senior Dental Executive for Branch Clinics Naval Medical Center San Diego where she coordinated, implemented, and executed policies and procedures for departments assigned to the Dental Service Directorate, 8 Dental Clinics, the Area Dental Lab and two dental residency programs with over 425 personnel serving 52,000 active duty Marines and Sailors as well as managing an annual budget of 11 Million dollars; maintaining oversight on two Commissions on Dental Accreditation; and the Advanced Education in General Dentistry Program and the General Practice Residency for new accessions.
Captain Razmi holds a MBA with a concentration in Strategic Leadership. She also holds a certificate in Health Care Leadership Academy from University of California San Diego. CAPT Razmi’s personal decorations include Meritorious Service Medal (1 Gold star), The Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal (2 Gold stars), Navy and Marine Corps achievement Medal (2 Gold Stars), Navy Meritorious Unit Commendation with a bronze star. She is a qualified Surface Warfare Medical Officer and Fleet Marine Force qualified Officer.