Dr. Shivani Patel moved to Oklahoma from the northwest, attending grad school at Oregon State University and dental school at Oregon Health Sciences University. Dr. Patel chose dentistry as a career because of the ability it provided to really build relationships with her patients. When not in the office, Dr. Patel spends most of her
Dr. Tendai Dandajena earned her undergrad from the University of Tulsa and her DDS from the University of Oklahoma College of Dentistry. Dr. Dandajena has been an Okie since before she can remember, but she is originally from Zimbabwe and has also for a short time called Greece home. When not in office, she spends
Dr. Saumya Vullaganti began her college education in India and moved to Oklahoma to attend and graduate from the University of Oklahoma College of Dentistry. Oklahoma is just the most recent of places she has called home, having also lived in India, Singapore, and New Jersey. And when Dr. Vullaganti’s not in the office, she
Dr. Moumita Saha graduated from the University of Oklahoma College of Dentistry. When not in the office, Dr. Saha loves reading, watching tv (usually The Office) and hiking. Her and her boyfriend plan to hike all of the U.S. National Parks. So far they have tackled 23 of the 59!
Dr. Shuhad Shambille is a Tulsa native who earned both his undergraduate and degree in dentistry from the University of Oklahoma. In his free time he loves traveling and spending time with family and friends, as well as diving into his personal obsessions: sports and cars. And on top of all of this he speaks
Dr. Jamie Belknap has been practicing dentistry for over 30 years, starting out at her own practice and then joining Dental Depot in 2017. When not working, Dr. Belknap loves working out and working in the yard. She also loves taking “active vacations” – like hiking and biking overseas (Kilimanjaro, Nepal, Peru, etc).
Dr. Rami Roz is a graduate from the University of Oklahoma College of Dentistry. Dr. Roz decided to pursue a career in dentistry because he says that it is a perfect blend of treating patients, science and art. When he is not working on patient’s smiles, Dr. Roz enjoys spending time with family and friends,
Dr. Hal Kessler graduated from the University of Oklahoma College of Dentistry. He is a huge OU Football fan and when he isn’t working on teeth you will most likely find him cheering on his Sooners, fishing or hanging out with his dogs.
Dr. Tara Stanford received her undergrad from the Oklahoma State University and graduated from the Midwestern University College of Dental Medicine. Stanford has wanted to be a dentist since she was a little kid at the dentist herself, so much so that when she got older she began shadowing her old pediatric dentist! Her and
Dr. Charles Husaini graduated from the Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry in San Francisco. He has wanted to be a dentist since he was a little kid and is finally living out his dream, working in a profession where he gets to combine medicine with artistry. In his free time, Dr. Husaini loves playing
Dr. Scott Kooken has always been interested in science and working with his hands. Dentistry, he says, is a combination of science and art. It allows for critical thinking and problem solving, which keeps things exciting and new. When not helping patients, Dr. Kooken enjoys spending time with his wife Ashley and their young son.
Dr. Kulkarni has been practicing dentistry for more than 10 years. When she is not caring for her patients, she likes to spend time with her family and go on long drives to explore the great state of Oklahoma.