Dr. Patel believes every patient should feel comfortable at the dentist, and that relationship begins with a child’s first dental visit. She strives to make every child’s visit a positive experience while building healthy habits and providing high quality dental treatment.
Dr. Patel is a South Carolina native who enjoys bringing her warm personality to New York. She graduated summa cum laude from the University of South Carolina Honors College where she studied Biology and Spanish. Dr. Patel received her Doctorate in Dental Medicine degree from the University of Pennsylvania and graduated with dual honors in Community Oral Health and Radiological Sciences. She completed her specialty training in pediatric dentistry at Virginia Commonwealth University, where she also earned her Master of Science in Dentistry.
Dr. Patel is an active member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and American Dental Association. In her spare time, she enjoys staying active through fitness classes, yoga, and hiking with family and friends.