A P. PATEL, DMD, FMIII, FICOI, is the Director of Surgical Implant and Reconstructive Dentistry at American Dental Care. Dr. Patel was voted for “Top Dentist in Delaware for 2012, 2015 and 2016” by Delaware Today magazine reader’s poll and by peer review respectively. His joy is treating each of his patients with the most modern of dental treatments, while welcoming new ones. He respects that no 2 patients are alike, and his goal is to provide each long-lasting dental health and support. He is married and enjoys his time with his daughters, Jill and Jia. Dr. Patel’s father, also a dentist, has been a useful companion, friend, and mentor.
He is a graduate of the University of the Pacific, California and Temple University, Pennsylvania where he graduated with top recognition and numerous awards including those for Oral Surgery, Periodontics, Endodontics, and Prosthodontics. Since graduating in 2002 he has completed numerous postgraduate courses in Advanced Comprehensive Dentistry and continues to commit over 100 hours per year to Continuing Dental Education.
Dr. Patel’s patients enjoy knowing that he takes an active part in advancing the practice of modern dentistry with his interaction with other Doctors, Professionals, Hospitals, Institutions, and Organizations throughout the country.
Advanced & Post-Graduate Education
He is actively a member of the American Academy of Implant Dentistry, American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, the Academy of General Dentistry and the Academy of Osseointegration. He is a graduate of Dental Implant Surgery and Prosthodontics from top renowned institutions, such as the Misch International Implant Institute—the most revered Surgical and Restorative Dental Implant residency program in the world, the Maxicourse at NYU—designed and staffed by the pioneers of Implant Dentistry, and the Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental Studies (LVI)—the most revered Cosmetic and Restorative Dental program. He has further advanced his status in the dental field by achieving Fellowship status at the Misch International Implant Institute and the International Congress of Oral Implantologists—the world’s largest dental implant organization.
Dr. Patel also shares his knowledge and expertise of Implant Dentistry from the podium, having lectured to hundreds of General Dentists, Oral Surgeons, Periodontists, and other Specialists. He has been a guest speaker for various large orthopedic and restorative companies like Zimmer, 3M, and Dentsply.
In 2008, Dr. Patel began volunteering his time and experience to the Christiana Hospital in Wilmington, DE. He enjoys sharing his time and experience with the dental residents and his exposure to their youth and perseverance
My emphasis is on patient comfort as well as keeping up-to-date with the latest advancements in dentistry. I am committed to continuing education and advancing dentistry to provide you with the most modern and successful dental treatment available. This enables me to provide with the best quality of care in the field with confidence. I am very proud to be available to your family and welcome you to my practice with open arms.
Beautiful Smiles. Magnificent Dentistry.
Dr. Kehan Li
Dr. Li was born and raised in China. After moving to the United States at the young age of 15 years old, he became a resident of Pennsylvania. When he started high school, he realized dentistry is a remarkable combination of science & art. With great passion & enthusiasm for both areas of study, he realized dentistry would fit his interests & talents perfectly. Dr. Li earned an undergraduate degree from Juniata College. After graduating, he decided to go on to pursue his passion for dentistry at the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental medicine.
Continuing education courses enable him to always stay current with the newest technology & perform procedures in many aspects of dentistry such as dental implants, endodontics, Invisalign, cosmetic dentistry & dental surgery.
With great passion & enthusiasm toward dentistry, Dr. Li is motivated & confident to exceed the patient’s expectations.
Dr. Jacob Uram
Dr. Jake Uram received both a Bachelor of Arts and a Doctorate of Dental Surgery from the University of Maryland. While there, he participated in an advanced training program in Periodontics, learning advanced diagnostic testing and procedures associated with gingival tissue and alveolar bone health. He also helped to conduct research on the pharmacological effects of certain medications on endodontic therapy. He completed a General Practice Residency at Albert Einstein Medical Center, where he received advanced training in cosmetic dentistry and Surgical Implantology.
Dr. Uram’s top priority is making patients feel comfortable and relaxed. He follows the philosophy that every patient should leave the office smiling. He loves taking the time to answer any and all questions that patients have and to make sure they understand all of their options. When he’s not in the office, he loves watching sports, working out, golfing, and trying new restaurants.
“Our patients’ happiness is the most important part of my job.”- Dr. Uram
Dr. John N Russo
John N Russo, D.D.S. has been practicing dentistry for over 42 years. He is a graduate of Mt. Saint Mary’s and University of Maryland School of Dentistry. Dr. Russo is an active member of the Academy of General Dentistry where he has held many positions such as Speaker of the House, National President and currently serving on the Educational Foundation Committee. He is also a member of the Delaware State Dental Society, Academy of General Dentistry International, and American College of Dentistry. Dr.Russo has been on the dental resident selection committee and teaching staff of the Wilmington Medical Center for over 30 years.
Dr. Sobia Choudhri
Dr. Choudhri, grew up in Delaware and received her Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology along with a minor in Biological Sciences from the University of Delaware. She earned her dental degree from the University of Maryland, Baltimore College of Dental Surgery. She then completed a General Dentistry Residency at the Christiana Care Hospital in Wilmington, Delaware. Dr.Choudhri is a member of the Delaware State Dental Society, the American Dental Association, and the Academy of General Dentistry. Dr. Choudhri is dedicated to providing professional care to all of her patients.
Dr. Gardenia Searcy
Dr, Searcy holds her doctor of dental surgery from Howard University. She completed a one-year general practice residency program at St. Elizabeth's hospital in Washington, D.C. in the Department of Mental Heath/ Clinical Dentistry. A commissioned captain of the U.S .Army Dental Corps, Dr. Searcy served at Fort Bragg, N.C.