All professionals at Excel Dental maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in the medical field. Read on to learn more about our staff's experience and training.
Dr. Chitrang (Chad) Patel
Dr. Chitrang (Chad) Patel has resided in Massachusetts for over 20 years. He graduated magna cum laude with a B.S. degree in Biology from Northeastern University. While completing his bachelor’s degree, he also pursued a Fellowship in Applied Molecular Photo-Medicine in the field of dentistry from the Forsyth Institute. He then went on to complete dental school at Boston University School of Dental Medicine where he received his D.M.D. (Doctor of Dental Medicine).
Given his passion for dentistry and strive to learn new things, he has continued earning his CME credits in various dental fields. Recently, he completed Dr. Garg’s Implant Seminar course. He is very committed to treating his patients to the highest standards by keeping up with the latest in technology. He loves mentoring and has been involved in shaping young minds interested in dentistry. He is an active member of the Massachusetts Dental Society and the American Dental Association.
Dr. Patel would love to get to know each of his patients and build a long-term relationship with them and their families. Outside of work, he loves to exercise, swim, travel and try new restaurants.
Dr. Swagat Patel
Dr Swagat Patel has earned Bachelor of Dental Surgery(BDS) from Ahmedabad Dental college in India. He furthered his education by earning a Doctor of Dental Medicine(DMD) degree from Boston University School of Dental Medicine with High Honors. He is currently pursuing fellowship in American Academy of Implant Dentistry. He is an active member of Massachusetts Dental Society and American Dental Association.
Dr Swagat Patel’s mission in dentistry is not only to provide a high quality evidence based dental care, but to build long term relationships with his patients. He listens to his patients individual needs, and tailors the treatment based on unique individual situations. He is a firm believer in preventive and conservative dentistry. In his spare time, he loves to play chess and table tennis and spend time with his family.
Khaled Seifelnasr, DDS - Specialist in Endodontics
Dr. Seifelnasr AKA “Dr.Safe” had an interesting diverse upbringing which allowed him to explore multiple parts of the world. He grew up in Greece, England and finally Egypt, where he completed his initial dental school training followed by a masters in endodontics. He then decided to reunite with his family in the United States and pursued an American dental degree from New York University College of Dentistry. After that, he decided to specialize, once again in my favorite dental specialty which is endodontics. He obtained his certificate in endodontics as well as his masters from West Virginia University. Dr.Seifelnasr is married and is blessed with three beautiful children. In his free time, he enjoys cooking, playing with his children and volunteering in schools to teach children how to take care of their teeth.
Dr.Seifelnasr’s passion for endodontics is because he believes that nothing could replace a patients original tooth, simply nature gave us something precious to look after and keep, his goal is to utilize our latest technological advancements and strongest scientific evidence to save his patients teeth and provide his patients with a pleasant and relaxing experience.
Dr. Alisha Bakshi
Dr. Alisha Bakshi was born in Ahmedabad, India and completed her high school and undergraduate dental degree in India. She practiced general dentistry in India for three years before moving to Boston, MA where she earned Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) degree from Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine. As a student leader, Dr. Bakshi was heavily involved in class projects and community outreach.
While working on community projects, Dr. Bakshi’s passion for community dentistry grew strong. She intends to continue working on improving oral health of people in Massachusetts which has been her home away from home for past 4 years. Dr. Bakshi strongly believes in individual approach to dentistry and hopes to combine strong communication skill and procedural skills to serve her patients. She believes that each patient carries a doctor within. She hopes to improve patients’ lives with prevention, precision and passion. Outside of work, Dr. Bakshi likes to travel, read and hike when the Massachusetts weather permits!