Dr. Patel grew up in San Jose, California and earned his undergraduate degree from UC Davis. He went on to study dentistry at Temple University in Philadelphia and graduated in the summer of 2014. Since graduating, Dr. Patel has put an emphasis on being honest, gentle and caring while putting his patients first.
He is skilled in many areas of Dentistry and is comfortable seeing patients of all types. He is great with children and patients who have dental anxieties. Dr. Patel likes to keep up with the most recent trends and research in the field and is currently working on expanding his knowledge with Implants, Adult and Pediatric Sleep Disorders, TMJ Therapy, Orthodontics and Botox so he can provide more services to his patients. Dr. Patel truly believes in providing the best dental care to his patients and prides himself in being passionate about learning so he can perfect his craft and expand his skills.
Dr. Patel is also passionate about helping those in need and often volunteers his time to different organizations around the Middle Tennessee region. He is also the Dental Director for Chrysalis OHCA, a local non-profit that provides for the underserved populations in the Nashville area. Dr. Patel has memberships with the ADA, TDA, NDS, AGD, AADSM.
Dr. Patel enjoys many sports, but spends his time watching and play basketball and soccer the most. He and his wife, who is a Fellow at Vanderbilt Children’s Hospital, moved to Nashville after their wedding in the summer of 2015. They have a baby girl, Maitri, who was born in the summer of 2018. When they aren’t working, they enjoy eating, hiking and catching up on their favorite TV shows.