Dr. Rakhee Patel was born and raised in Texas and received her undergraduate degree at the University of Texas in Austin where she graduated with honors. After college, she completed her dental school education at the Arizona School of Dentistry and Oral Health where she received an award for Best Dental Student of the Year.
While in Arizona, Dr. Rakhee focused on the betterment of society and earned a certificate in Public Health. Subsequently, Dr. Rakhee furthered her training through a General Practice Residency at Lutheran Medical Center, Long Island College Hospital. This hospital training allowed to her gain experience in many different areas of dentistry including cosmetic dentistry, root canals, oral surgery, Invisalign and emergency dentistry. Since 2012, while working in New York City, Dr. Rakhee has been committed to delivering the highest quality care to her patients.
Dr. Rakhee maintains professional affiliations with the American Dental Association, New Jersey Dental Association, Spear Education, and the Pankey Institute. Dr. Rakhee is a certified Invisalign provider and has completed advanced Aesthetic Advantage course training in order to provide patients with exceptional cosmetic results. In addition, she has received formal training in occlusion and full mouth rehabilitation through the Pankey Institute.
With her bubbly personality and warm chairside manner, she strives to treat patients as she would her own family. When she is not practicing dentistry, Dr. Rakhee enjoys cooking, traveling, and spending time with her husband and two boys. She strongly believes in giving back to the community and devotes a substantial amount of time in mentoring young children. Dr. Rakhee is excited to be a part of Dentistry With A Woman’s Touch and to get to know each and every one of you.