Rupal Davé, DDS
Born and raised in Dallas, Texas, Dr. Rupal Dave’ received her undergraduate degree with top honors from Southern Methodist University, and then went on to earn her Doctorate in Dental Surgery in 2003 from Baylor College of Dentistry. In 2005, she opened her private practice in Keller, TX and has since been providing the highest quality of dental care with the most gentle, comfortable, and caring approach to all her patients. Dr. Dave’ truly enjoys creating relationships with her patients that are built on honesty and trust. Her vast knowledge in the art of dentistry, her attention to detail, her pleasant demeanor, and devoted team make for a dental practice dedicated to providing patients with comfort, personalized care, and the latest technology. She is always learning and advancing in the field of dentistry and strives to make each patient experience as optimal as possible. Dr. Dave’ maintains active membership in the American Dental Association, Texas Dental Association, and Ft. Worth District Dental Society.
When she’s not at the office, Dr. Dave’ enjoys cooking, baking, and watching movies. But more than anything her passion is her family – her husband Dr. Chinmay Dave’ whom she met in dental school and her 3 handsome boys! Living with a family full of boys, Dr. Dave’ loves to watch and play sports! She is a big Mavericks and Cowboys fan. She is also very active in her community and local temple where she participates in charity drives, sponsorships, teaching classes, and annual dental health fairs.
Meet the Team
Kimberly joined our practice in 2010 as a dental hygienist. She earned her Bachelor's degree in Dental Hygiene from Baylor College of Dentistry in 2005. Before that Kim studied at Texas Tech getting her degree in Psychology and Biology, where she was also in the sorority Alpha Delta Pi.
What Kim loves most about her profession is being able to meet new people and help them achieve their dental goals through education and motivation. Dentistry for Life is the perfect place for her because she is surrounded with like-minded people that help her to build relationships with her patients. Her fun-loving personality and energetic spirit is a joy to those who are around her and it shows!
Aside from working in a dental practice, Kim has also spent time and enjoyed doing mission work for the dental field and would love to do that again. In her off time, Kim helps her wonderful husband, Jason, manage a busy household of 2 young boys, Brett and Carter. When she gets some spare time, she enjoys attending church, movies, reading, traveling, and volunteering for the school PTO.
Carla graduated from the Dental Assistant Training School of West Texas, in Lubbock, Texas in 1997. She has worked in nearly all aspects of the dental practice from being chair side with the patient and Dentist, to managing all the cares and concerns of the patients, team members and Dentists. She has enjoyed a very rewarding career in dentistry and loves exceeding the patient’s expectations each and every time they come into Dentistry for Life. She loves learning about and watching the wonderful advancements in the dental community and loves to help create beautiful smiles. Carla helps you to plan your next visit with us and can answer any of the financial questions you may have to move forward with your care. Her favorite thing about dentistry is helping a patient, when they didn't think they could be helped. Carla cares about building a relationship with you and expects only the highest level of care to be given to all of our patients. She is proud to be a part of such a caring dental team. She loves working with the amazing women and dentist at Dentistry for Life and shares the common goal of excellent customer service and patient care.
Carla and her husband, David, married in 1994 and were blessed with a beautiful and talented daughter, AbbyGail, in 1995, who is attending TCC in pursuit of an Art degree. Carla also welcomed a precious granddaughter, Fable, in August of 2014. Originally from Tennessee, Carla is an avid Tennessee Volunteers fan, but has come to love the Dallas Cowboys, as well. Carla and her family are active members of 1:21 Community Church in Grapevine, Texas. In her spare time she enjoys spending time in her yard, reading, watching movies and spending every moment she can with her new granddaughter, family and friends.
Amanda graduated from TCC with her associates degree and studied Biology at UTA. She found her passion for working in the dental field in 2008 and has been enjoying her work for more than 6 years. She loves coming to work each day and meeting all of our patients. Amanda finds that it is such a reward seeing how dentistry can improve a patients over all health and loves that we can be the reason a patient gets their smile back. Amanda is our insurance coordinator and enjoys taking care of your insurance needs as they arise. She will call and file your claims in a timely manner so you can get the best possible reimbursement.
Amanda and her husband, Page, were married in 2011 and welcomed their sweet baby boy, Tristan, in June 2014. She enjoys being a new mommy, as well as watching movies, shopping, traveling and playing with her 2 dachshunds, Maddie and Mojo.
Jennifer has called the Fort Worth area her home all her life. She has been working as a dental assistant since 2002 and has had an opportunity to do a vast range of procedures in the dental community. She enjoys helping patients and making them as comfortable as possible while in our office. You will regularly find her joking and laughing with our patients. Jennifer truly cares about the type of dentistry and care that you will receive at Dentistry for Life.
Jennifer and her husband, Chris, have been married since 1994 and have a beautiful daughter, Hayden, who was born in 2007. When she is not working she and her family love spending time together camping, riding ATV's and dirt bikes. She also enjoys watching movies with her sweet daughter.
Jackye joined our team in 2016 as a dental hygienist. She grew up in DFW and around dentistry. Jackye is a second generation hygienist; her mother is a hygienist and still practices in the area. Jackye’s passion dentistry started at a very young age. She graduated from Texas Tech University with degree in Psychology (Red Raider fan for life) and then completed her degree in dental hygiene from Amarillo College in 2009.
She is very passionate and concerned for the health of her patients. Jackye puts patient education as high priority. She also enjoys making sure the patients have fun and have a great experience while at the dentist. She participates in many dental study clubs, attends over 15 hours of continue education each year and is always ready to learn and improve oral health care.
She met her husband Drew in 2007 at a super bowl party. They fell in love at first sight and married in 2009. They have a little boy, Ty, and a dog, Raider. Jackye loves spending time with her family, hunting, fishing, taking rides in their 1977 FJ-40 land cruiser and at their house in San Marcos, by the river. The other place you will find her is at church. She is Christ follower and knows that her passion for dentistry has come from God. Reading the Bible and listening to worship music helps her through her days.