Get To Know Our Friendly Team
Our dental team in Chicago, IL is passionate about caring for their patients and providing them with honest, transparent dentistry. Whether you’re coming in for a checkup and cleaning or dental implants, they always take the time to get to know everyone who enters through our dental office doors to provide them with a personalized experience and custom-tailored treatment. You can learn more about some of the friendly faces that you’ll see around our dental offices in Lincoln Park.
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Mehul enjoys that he gets to build deep and lasting relationships with our patients as well as our team members. He is a people person, and he knows what makes Pure Dental Spa special comes down to the people who serve the community every single day in our dental offices.
Life at home is pleasantly busy. He is married to our own Dr. Rajul Patel, and they have a young daughter and son as well as a 10-year-old Boxer. Mehul is an avid runner and considers it to be his form of meditation. To date, he has completed six marathons! He also enjoys cooking, attending concerts, and being outdoors with his friends.
Arel’s elevated approach to patient care completely embodies Pure Dental Spa’s values. She has worked in dental administration for nearly 10 years, and she has experience in orthodontics, endodontics, oral surgery, and much more. She is a key player and is extremely attentive and detail-oriented. She understands our patient’s needs and always works hard to meet them.
Originally from Lynwood, CA, Arel received her Associate in Art from California State University Dominguez Hills. She also holds OSHA and CPR certifications.
She and her husband have two young boys, and most weekends, they are either attending one of their son’s soccer games or relaxing on the beach.
Simon’s talent and dynamic personality will make your next visit to the dentist one to remember. He brings a level of professionalism and charisma that eases even the most nervous patient. Patients specifically request to see him because of his thoroughness and attentiveness.
Simon received his Bachelor in Applied Psychology from the University of Illinois at Chicago in 2015. He then completed his professional dental hygiene licensing training at William Rainey Harper College. He holds certifications in local anesthesia, nitrous oxide, laser bacterial reduction, and digital impressions.
Away from the dental office, when he isn’t spending time with his wife, he likes DJing and producing music as well as practicing photography.
Ashley understands how a tranquil environment and gentle touch can alleviate dental anxiety for some of our most nervous patients, which is why she has excelled tremendously at Pure Dental Spa. People can’t stop raving about Ashley – her calming demeanor and attentiveness help ease even the most nervous patients. While playing softball at Dominican University, Ashley decided to pursue a career in dental hygiene. She went on to graduate from Fox College as a licensed dental hygienist with high academic honors. Today, she holds certifications in local anesthetic, nitrous oxide sedation, and laser bacterial reduction.
In her downtime, Ashley still enjoys playing softball and participates in numerous local leagues.
Jazmin is originally from Hawaii, and she attended college at the University of Hawaii at Manoa. Today, she’s been working in dentistry for over a decade! One of her favorite parts of being a Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH) is giving patients new reasons to smile.
Away from work, Jazmin is married with one daughter and a dog. She spends her free time traveling, trying new restaurants, learning about astronomy and cars, and creating plenty of new, special memories with her loved ones.