Dental care providers
Tessie Jacob, DDS
Dr. Tessie Jacob received her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Howard University College of Dentistry in Washington, DC. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Health Sciences from Stony Brook University in New York. She furthered her training in General Practice Residency at The Brooklyn Hospital Center located in Brooklyn, New York.
Dr. Jacob strongly believes in dental excellence and compassionate care. She also believes that education is an ongoing commitment, and keeps up to date with dentistry through continuing education lectures and courses. Dr. Jacob is a member of the American Dental Association and the American Association of Women Dentists. Dr. Jacob finds great happiness in helping people achieve confidence in their smiles and looks forward to making their experience in the dental clinic comfortable and positive.
Yamini Patel, DDS
Dr. Yamini Patel graduated with Bachelor of Dental Surgery from SRM University in India. Following graduation, Dr. Patel practiced dentistry for 1 year in India before moving to Connecticut. She then completed the first and second year General Practice Residency Program at Saint Mary’s Hospital, Waterbury and Berkshire Medical Center, Pittsfield, MA respectively.
Dr. Patel is an active member of Academy of General Dentistry and CSDA. She strives to stay up to date with the latest in techniques and technology in the dental profession.
Dr. Patel is a fervent believer in “creating the healthy smile you want through science and artistry”. Her mission is to be a competent and friendly dentist who provides compassionate dental care. She just recently started working as a general Dentist at Community Health & Wellness Center in December 2015 and is also a faculty member at UCONN School of Dental Medicine. Outside Dentistry, she enjoys listening to music and likes spending time with her family and friends.