About the Team
Cosmetic Dentist Keller
Dr. Rupal Davé, DDS
Born and raised in Dallas, Texas, Dr. Rupal Davé 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. Davé 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. Davé 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. Davé enjoys cooking, baking, and watching movies. But more than anything her passion is her family – her husband Dr. Chinmay Davé whom she met in dental school and her 3 handsome boys! Living with a family full of boys, Dr. Davé 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, mission work, sponsorships, teaching classes, and volunteering in dental health fairs. Dr. Davé values each and every patient like her own family, and it is of utmost importance to her that your experience with our office is exceptional!
Dr. Yaritza Vazquez, Periodontist
Dr. Vazquez obtained a certificate in advanced graduate studies in General Practice Residency at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in 2006 where she concentrated her training in special needs and medically compromised patients. In June 2009, she completed her residency in Periodontics at Boston University and her Master’s Degree in oral biology, which was focused in inflammatory processes. During her periodontology residency, she refined her skills in periodontal procedures including cosmetic surgeries and implant placements.
Dr. Vazquez-Ortiz is an active member of The American Academy of Periodontology, American Dental Association, and Texas Dental Association, among others. In 2010, the American Board of Periodontology bestowed on Dr. Vazquez the title of diplomate of this prestigious organization.
On a personal note, Dr. Vazquez enjoys spending time with her daughter, Zoe, her son, Noah, and her husband, Dr. Jan Ortiz, traveling and learning about different cultures.
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, Kim has also spent time and enjoyed doing mission work within the dental field. In her off time, Kim helps her wonderful husband, Jason, manage a busy household of 2 young boys, Brett and Carter. During her spare time, she enjoys attending church, movies, reading, traveling, and volunteering for the school PTO.
Amanda is one of the first friendly faces you will meet when you come to our office! Amanda graduated from TCC with her associates degree and studied Biology at UTA. She found her passion for working in the dental field in 2007 and has been enjoying what she does ever since! Amanda joined Dr. Davé's team in 2014 and takes care of all our front office operations. She is truly exceptional at what she does and is here to help serve your insurance, scheduling, and billing questions.
Amanda and her husband, Page were married in 2011 and are proud parents to two sweet boys, Tristan and Brady, who are the light of their life! She enjoys being a mommy to her boys, as well as watching movies, shopping, sports and traveling.
Jill has been in dentistry for 10 years. The majority of those years were spent as a clinical assistant and for that reason brings vast knowledge of all aspects of the dental office to our team. She recently transitioned from back office to the front as our offices insurance coordinator. She works extremely hard to get all of your insurance and scheduling concerns taken care of quickly and with efficiency. Jill has been a wonderful addition to our team and we all know that you will love her just as much as we do.
Jill and her husband Scott, just recently celebrated 25 years of marriage and are proud parents to Jon, Christian and Kara. Jill and Scott have just recently become empty nesters and trying to figure out what to do with all of their spare time. Jill loves to travel back to Chicago to see her mom and will be traveling a lot to see her daughter who’s in college in Arkansas. Both of her boys reside in Denton.
Leslie joined our practice as a dental hygienist in August 2019. She graduated Cum Laude from Texas Woman's University in Denton Texas and received her Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene. What Leslie loves the most about being a dental hygienist is being able to build close relationships with her patients while sharing the importance of oral health and how it is directly related to overall health. She is genuinely fulfilled by the relationships she makes with each one of her patients. She believes in the philosophy "educate, not medicate", which means that everyone should know about their bodies and how they function as well how to prevent serious illnesses from occurring in the future. She enjoys anything health and fitness related and wants to help others with their own health and fitness journey.
She lives in Denton Texas with her husband Michael. They have been married for 2 years but together for 10. She hopes to have at least two children within the next few years.
Jeanette is a Registered Dental Assistant who has been practicing for 5 years. Jeanette was born and raised in El Paso Tx, where she graduated from the dental assistant program at Kaplan College. She moved to DFW three years ago and has been fortunate to work in several aspects of dentistry where she has gained a wide array of knowledge along the way. Jeanette comes to us most recently from an oral surgery back ground and brings lots of wisdom and expertise to our office. She has a very gentle touch and calming demeanor that all our patients love about her.
Jeanette loves spending time with her two boys exploring new places and staying active.
Liz recently joined our practice, she has been a registered dental assistant since 2011. With all her experience she is able to use that knowledge to provide the best care and answer our patients questions efficiently. Liz enjoys getting to know her patients and takes great pride in her work. Her sincere and caring personality assures patients that they are receiving the best care possible.
When she is not working in the office, Liz enjoys doing various outdoor activities with her two fur babies, Rocky and Biscuit. Enjoys going to car shows and drag races with her long-time boyfriend. She also enjoys watching movies with family and friends, working out, and traveling.
Joyce is the newest dental assistant to join our practice! Joyce was a hair stylist for over 20 years, and then one day decided that she wanted to change her profession and became a registered dental assistant in 2011. Joyce has worked in roles both in the front and back office in dentistry and therefore brings a vast knowledge of all aspects of the dental office.
She believes the sky is the limit, and she always strives to go above and beyond to better myself. She believes that nothing can stop you but yourself. She meditates every day and does yoga every morning because relaxing your body and mind is the key to living a healthy life. Joyce has 3 kids and is married to a wonderful man name Augustine for over 5 years with whom she gained 3 more wonderful kids (that makes it 6 all together) and they have 4 grandchildren. When not working, Joyce enjoys spending time with her family, taking her dogs to the doggie park, going on road trips, and watching sports.