Dr. Yagnik Patel grew up in India. He received his BDS degree from Bapuji Dental College and Hospital, Davangere in 2010. He moved to the United States in 2011. In 2014, he earned his Master of Public Health (Epidemiology and Biostatistics) from Temple University, Philadelphia.
Dr. Patel later moved to Los Angeles, California, and earned his DDS (Doctor of Dental Surgery) degree from the University of Southern California in 2016. During dental school, he was very actively involved in organized dentistry and student advocacy, serving as CDA (California Dental Association) Class Representative 2016. He practiced as a general dentist from 2016-2018 in Sweetwater, TX.
In 2020, Dr. Patel graduated from the University of Illinois-Chicago, College of Dentistry with a certificate in Endodontics and a Master of Science in Oral Biology. He is a board eligible candidate for the American Board of Endodontics and is currently pursuing his goal to become a Diplomat of the American Board of Endodontics. Dr. Patel is a member of the American Association of Endodontists, American Dental Association. His research interest includes root canal anatomy and endodontic microsurgery. During his spare time, he enjoys soccer, cricket, and loves to cook for his lovely wife.