Dr. Patel was born and raised in Bombay, India. He completed his first Dental School in Maharashtra State in 1997. After graduation, he attended UCLA for advanced dental education and later was accepted in the prestigious and one of the oldest Dental schools in the world, New York University, College of Dentistry in Manhattan, NY. He graduated with Honors in General Dentistry, in 2005. In 2006, Dr. Patel started NJ Smiles Dental in Edison from scratch.
He has attended over 1500 hours of CE credits in the various dental related course. He has amassed over 700 CE hours in Implant Dentistry and over 400 CE hours in Orthodontics including Invisalign. Dr. Patel, belongs to Elite group of handpicked Dentists, known as Reingage, hosted by Dr. Galler. This group processes more than 10% of ALL Invisalign cases in US.
Dr. Patel, is known as a very competent and well-mannered person with the philosophy of patients first. His gentle nature and calm attitude makes a dental visit enjoyable. He is known for his Painless Shots. Dr. Patel, resides in Edison with his wife and two children. Dr. Patel’s wife, Reshma, helps him run the dental practices.
Dr. Patel was awarded America’s Best Dentist and has been voted Best Dental care in Central Jersey. He is also involved in providing charity care and philanthropic efforts.