Meet Dr. Sonal Desai
Dr. Sonal Desai was born in Atlanta, Georgia. She received her undergraduate degree from Emory University. She then attended Meharry Dental School for her Doctorate training. After completing her education, she moved to Houston to gain further experience as a general dentist while her husband completed his residency training at Baylor College of Medicine.
When her husband accepted a position at the local hospitals in the Mid-Cities as an infectious disease doctor, Dr. Desai was excited to move to North Richland Hills and get to know and serve those in the community.
Dr. Desai is passionate about dentistry and is committed to ongoing growth and education. She is a member of the American Dental Association and the Texas Dental Association. She participates regularly in continuing education courses so that her patients can benefit from the latest developments in dentistry. She particularly enjoys courses that allow her to learn more about sedation dentistry, Invisalign® clear aligner therapy, and cosmetic dentistry.
Dr. Desai and her husband have two daughters and a therapy dog named Oscar, who you may see around the practice. When she’s not in the office taking great care of her patients, Dr. Desai enjoys spending time with family, traveling, and shopping.
Lisa Treatment Coordinator
With more than 20 years of experience in dentistry, Lisa brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to our team. Lisa is a registered dental assistant (RDA) by training and is passionate about helping patients understand their treatment needs. She is enthusiastic about coordinating patients’ treatment plans to help them achieve their dental goals. She is also bilingual in Spanish, and her personal interests include scrapbooking and spending time with her family!
Michelle Financial Coordinator
Michelle became a registered dental assistant in 2011 and has worked in both the clinical and business sides of the dental practice. This makes her a valuable key player as she can answer questions regarding dental treatment and offer the best financial options. She lives in Keller with her husband, Angel, and her children, Isabelle and Caleb.
Teri Dental Hygienist
Teri graduated from Michael Owens College in 1981. She has a passion for helping her patients achieve the dental health they desire. After growing up in the “Frozen North,” she made her permanent home here in Texas more than 25 years ago. Texas has been great for the activities she enjoys with her teenage daughter, Kira, like hiking, camping and bicycling. Teri is fortunate to have her grown children, Bre and Tanner, as well as her granddaughter, Coral, living nearby. When time allows, she enjoys DIY projects, skiing, and scuba diving.
Kim Dental Hygienist
Kim graduated from Midwestern State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in dental hygiene in 2007. She has a gentle and caring approach to dental hygiene. Patient comfort and quality of care are her top priorities. In her free time, Kim enjoys running and spending time with her husband and two black labs!
Lyndsey, RDH Dental Hygienist
Lyndsey graduated from Texas Woman’s University with a Bachelor of Science degree in dental hygiene in 2017. She had previously earned her associate’s degree to become a licensed hygienist in 2016. She is a veteran of the United States Navy and enjoys spending time with her husband and children when she is not providing preventive dental care to her community.
Latasha, RDA Dental Assistant
Latasha is originally from Arkansas but moved to Texas about a year ago. She is married and has three beautiful daughters. Tasha has been in the dental field since 2013. She enjoys spending time with family, being a cheer mom, and anything fun. Tasha is very dedicated to patient care and loves working with new and returning patients alike!
Megan, RDA Dental Assistant
Megan was born and raised in Fort Worth and became a registered dental assistant in 2018. She is very passionate about patient care and eager to share her dental knowledge. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family.
Laura Recare Coordinator
Although she is new to the dentistry world , Lara strives in treating her patients with care and taking on new challenges everyday! Originally from the beautiful island of Guam but Texan at heart, she enjoys fishing and exploring the outdoors with her husband and 3 children and baking in her spare time.
Miguel Insurance Coordinator
Miguel is a born and raised in Fort Worth. He has been in the dental field since 2016. Outside of work he spends his time teaching and participating in Cultural Hispanic Dancing.
Oscar Therapy Dog
Oscar is our hypoallergenic, certified therapy dog! He enjoys meeting patients before or after their dental visit. He is great with both children and adults. In his spare time, Oscar enjoys long walks and eating treats.