Dr. Puja Patel attended the University of Miami where she earned a B.S. in Psychology. She then pursued her D.M.D. degree at the University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine, where she was inducted into two of the most prestigious academic societies - Matthew Cryer Honor Society & Omicron Kappa Upsilon (OKU). She then completed a one-year residency in advanced general dentistry at the San Antonio Veterans Affairs Hospital (TX).
Dr. Puja Patel’s passion for dentistry comes from a desire to help others have a happy and healthy lifestyle by helping create healthy, functional, and beautiful smiles. Her practice philosophy is centered around patient education so patients can make well-informed decisions and work together to improve their oral health.
Outside of the office, Dr. Patel enjoys travel, reading, pottery, and spending time with friends and family. She is very active outdoors and her hobbies include biking and hiking!