Dr. Hetal Patel, DMD
I love what I do and am grateful that I can change people’s smiles to make them feel more confident in their appearance, as that can truly change their entire lives! – Dr. Hetal Patel
Dr. Hetal Patel is a skilled and gentle dentist, whose infectious smile makes even the most timid patient feel secure and able to relax. He is always ready with a joke and makes time to get to know his patients. For Dr. Patel, dentistry is truly a way of making the world a better place, by improving the lives of his patients, patients who have become his friends. Each day brings with it new challenges, new people to meet and help, and new conversations, all of which keep Dr. Patel engaged and interested in his work.
Education and Continuing Education
Dr. Patel first studied dentistry in India and practiced there for several years before coming to the United States, where he attended the University of Illinois, Chicago, and received his Doctorate of Dental Medicine. Each year, Dr. Patel attends many dental seminars and conferences, constantly seeking to further his professional education so he is best able to meet the needs of his patients, by offering leading-edge, proven treatments and options.
- Dr. Patel is an active member of the:
- American Dental Association
- Illinois State Dental Society
- Chicago Dental Society
- Personal Life and Community Involvement
Dr. Patel is a native of India. He and his wife, along with their two daughters, now call West Chicago their home. When he has time, Dr. Patel loves playing golf and traveling with his family. Dr. Patel’s community involvement includes volunteering at health fairs, and he donates his professional services by offering dental care for the underserved.