Born and raised in London, England, Dr. Nishel Patel attended dental school at Guy’s, King’s & St. Thomas’ School of Dentistry in London. After graduation, she worked as a general dentist in private practice for two years. Upon moving to Memphis with her husband Tejesh in 2008, Dr. Patel completed an Advanced Standing Dental Program at the University of Tennessee College of Dentistry, graduating with a DDS Honors.
- American Dental Association
- American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
- Tennessee Dental Association
- Memphis Dental Society
Dr. Patel served as chair of Dental Health and Dental Relief on the board for the Memphis Dental Society. She also teaches part-time in the Department of General Dentistry at the University of Tennessee College of Dentistry. Dr. Patel averages 200+ hours of continuing education every year to learn about all of the latest advancements in dental treatments and technology. She’s also Invisalign® certified. Dr. Patel was recognized as one of Memphis’ Top Doctors in 2016-2018.
In her spare time, Dr. Patel enjoys running half marathons, reading, spending time with her husband and two beautiful children, traveling, and preparing international culinary cuisine. She is a member of the Memphis Junior League, involved with community dental screening programs, and volunteers with the Mid-South Mission of Mercy.
Dr. Patel is looking forward to establishing her professional career in Memphis and will serve her patients with compassion and excellence.