AZ Dental is pleased to have three highly-capable, compassionate, and knowledgeable dentists to care for your smile. Drs. Navdeep Aulakh, Parin Patel, and Kevin Hashemi are pleased to integrate their skills and caring personalities to give you the best possible dental care in San Jose, California. We are also pleased to have several dental specialists as a part of our team: Drs. Allan Pang, Lynna Bui, and Anastasios Photopoulos. From oral surgery to orthodontics to gum care, our specialists have received advanced training to expand the services that we can offer to you. We invite you to get to know our doctors, as well as our other team members who help ensure that your visits run smoothly. If you would like to schedule your appointment with our team, we welcome you to contact us today.
Navdeep Aulakh, DDS
Dr. Aulakh graduated from Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry (University of the Pacific (U of P)) San Francisco after she completed her undergraduate studies from U of P Stockton. She has been a resident of San Jose for the last 21 years and is actively involved in the community.
Dr. Aulakh practices general dentistry and strives to ensure that her patients receive the most comprehensive and advanced dental care. She is committed to providing state-of-the-art dentistry in a friendly environment. She has received advanced training in all aspects of general and cosmetic dentistry. Dr. Aulakh is highly experienced in oral surgery, pediatric, and elderly dentistry. She has dedicated hundreds of hours to advanced continuing education, which allows her to keep current with the changing technology and procedures in dentistry. She is a certified provider of the Invisalign® “no braces” orthodontic technique and oral sedation dentistry.
Dr. Aulakh is a member of the American Dental Association, California Dental Association, Santa Clara Dental Society, Punjab Dental Society, and Alpha Sigma Lambda: a national Honor Society.
Dr. Aulakh is married to her husband, Ravi, and has two children. When not practicing dentistry, she enjoys gardening, traveling, and spending time with her family.
Parin Patel, DDS
Dr. Parin Patel was born and raised in the Bay area. He received his Bachelor of Science in Biology from the University of the Pacific in Stockton, CA. Dr. Patel then received his Doctor of Dental Surgery (D.D.S.) from the University of Pacific School of Dentistry in San Francisco, Ca. He then went on to complete a one-year General Practice Residency at the Jacobi Medical Center in Bronx, New York. The post-graduate GPR program is very intense in providing dental health care and treating patients with severe dental infections. Dr. Patel is competent to perform all phases of dentistry, including root canal treatments and surgical extractions. Dr. Patel also does many cosmetic and restorative cases, including crowns, bridges, and dentures.
Dr. Patel is a member of the American Dental Association, the California Dental Association, and the Santa Clara County Dental Society. He keeps up-to-date with current dental techniques and materials through continuing education courses.
During his free time, Dr. Patel enjoys the outdoors, golfing, running, and traveling.
Dr. Anastasios Photopoulos
Please check back soon to learn more about our endodontist, Dr. Anastasios Photopoulos!
Meet Our Managers
While our doctors at AZ Dental work hard to provide our patients with first-rate dental care in San Jose, California, our managers and other team members help make everything else run smoothly. We want to ensure that every aspect of your treatment at our practice is an enjoyable and positive experience for every patient.