Dr. Kimi Patel
Dr. Kimi Patel was raised in Farmington Hills, MI and attended the University of Michigan for her Bachelor's Degree in Brain, Behavior, and Cognitive Sciences. She attended the University of Michigan College of Dentistry as well. After completing her doctorate she attended an AEGD residency (Advanced Education in General Dentistry) at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center.
Dr. Patel strives to provide patient-centered, comprehensive, and compassionate care. She values the importance of continuing education by keeping up to date on research and current technologies. She strongly believes in evidence-based dentistry and enjoys teaching patients the importance of oral hygiene. Dr. Patel is excited to join the Atlanta community and start building relationships with future patients at Elegant Smiles.
Dr. Patel and her husband, Pulin, moved to Atlanta from Ohio. Outside the office, Dr. Patel enjoys travel, cooking, spending time with friends and family, and supporting the University of Michigan athletics (Go Blue!).
Malika was born and raised in Atlanta, GA. She attended Atlanta Technical College, where she received her Expanded Function Dental Assistant degree. She is married to a wonderful husband who retired from the Armed Force Services. They also have a spontaneous daughter, a female Morkie (Yorkshire terrier & Maltese), and a male Siberian Husky. On Malika’s spare time she enjoys spending time with family and friends, staying up to date with her cosmetology skills, engaging in home projects, and traveling the world.
Julie was an experienced dental assistant for 9 years before completing the dental hygiene program at Fortis college in 2019. She recently joined our team and prides herself on building trusting relationships with our patients. In her spare time, Julie loves doing pilates and shopping. She also loves to travel around the world to experience different cultures!
Sarah is a graduate of Clayton State University, Class of 2016. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene. As a hygienist Sarah is known for being very gentle, yet very thorough and strives to provide the highest quality of care and most comforting dental experience for each and everyone of her patients. Outside of the office Sarah likes to stay active- kickboxing, strength training, hiking, rollerblading, and running. On the weekends she enjoys spending time with her family and friends and exploring the culinary scene in Atlanta.
Jasmine started her dental career in 2018 and has never looked back. She truly enjoys to help improve our patients quality of life, and build meaningful relationships. She has been happily married for two years, and has a beautiful four year old daughter. In her spare time, Jasmine enjoys world traveling, trying new restaurants, and being a super mom.
Pauline graduated from the dental hygiene program of Augusta University in 2014. She chose dental hygiene because she enjoys informing and educating people on the importance of dental health and how it affects ones overall livelihood.
She enjoys using her free time in a volunteer Bible education work helping people of all different cultures and languages. She also enjoys traveling, finding good restaurants to eat at in any location, and visiting natural scenic places.