Heading to Ellis Dental for an appointment soon? Learn more about Ellis Dental by meeting our dental team of Fort Worth dentists!

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Dr. Manthan H Patel


Dr. Manthan Patel was born and raised in the city of Ahmedabad, India. He earned his Bachelors of Dental Surgery degree from Government Dental School and Hospital, Ahmedabad, India’s largest dental school in the year 2006. His passion for research and advance education brought him to Miami, Florida for his degree in Master in Public Health (MPH). With his profound interest in dentistry, he also got Doctorate in Dental Surgery (DDS) from University at Buffalo, School of Dental Medicine and a post-doctorate degree in Dental Public Health from New York State Department of Health. Dr. Manthan Patel, also known as Dr. M by his staff and patients. He enjoys all aspect of dentistry and focuses more on general and preventive dentistry. “Prevention is better than cure” is one of the core value of public health and Dr. M is a firm believer of that. He is serving Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex community since last five years. Treating all his patients with the highest standard of care and quality brings all his patients back to him for continuing dental care. He spends a lot of time with his family and friends when not working. He also likes traveling and a huge sports fan.

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Aracely Gonzalez

Office Manager

Aracely has seven years of experience as a chair side dental assistant and office manager. She is knowledgeable in insurance processing, flex accounts, financing options, and dental procedures. This allows her to assist all patients with scheduling appointments, updating necessary paperwork, and work with each patient to help them understand their insurance coverage.
Aracely lives in Arlington,Tx with her husband and three children. Aracely has been married to her husband Eddie for four years. When she isn’t working she can be seen on soccer fields and football fields cheering on her children.

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Veronica Zavala

Dental Assistant

Veronica Zavala is Ellis Dental’s Lead Dental Assistant. With nine years of dental experience, she ensures patients will be handled with the utmost professional manner. Veronica loves kids and when small children come to the dentist she greets them with a huge smile. She ensures all children are never afraid to come back to the dentist and loves introducing her best pal Dr.Patel. Veronica just recently got married to her best friend and high school sweetheart Alexander. She loves to go to the movies, the lake, and camping with her family. Veronica also plays volleyball and loves the Dallas Cowboys!

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Amanda Valadez

Dental Assistant

Amanda received her dental assistant certificate from Tarrant County College. Even though Amanda is a recent graduate she knew at a young age she was meant to help people smile. She enjoys helping Dr.Patel to treat patients with compassionate and preventative care. Amanda loves singing and joking with our patients in the dental chair. She uses this method to put our patients at ease. In her free time, she enjoys cooking, playing, and reading books with her son.

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Janette Hernandez

Scheduling Coordinator

Janette has four years of dental experience as a front office. She loves to help patients and go out of her way to make them happy. She will make sure the patients have the best experience as soon as they walk through the door. She educates our patients about Dr. Patel’s preventative approach. Her knowledge of dental insurance will help put you in financial ease. She lives in Arlington, Tx and she is a single mother of 3 children. When she is not at work in front of a computer she is in front of a big screen with her kids and she enjoys spending her time off with her children. She loves going to the movies, baking, shopping or just hanging out with her family.

Call Our Dental Team Today

Need to request an appointment with Ellis Dental? Have questions regarding insurance verification? Contact Ellis Dental today by calling 817.784.7274. Our dental team of Fort Worth dentists are ready to help!