Dr. Niyati Patel-Parekh believes that orthodontics allows her to practice her two favorite interests—art and science—in one field. She is a compassionate, energetic, patient-focused orthodontist, known as a perfectionist by her patients. Her fun, outgoing personality builds strong relationships with her patients and their families, while at the same time, maintaining a high level of professionalism.
Dr. Patel-Parekh received her Doctorate of Dental Medicine from the Rutgers School of Dental Medicine and graduated first in her class in 2010. She was granted the Alpha Omega National Fraternity Award of excellence for her scholastic achievement and received the American Association of Orthodontics Award, by the faculty, for aptitude and showing her exceptional interest in the specialty of Orthodontics in addition to numerous awards. She received her Orthodontic specialty certification and her Master’s in Dental Science from Rutgers School of Dental Medicine in 2013. She was also appointed as the Chief resident during her residency.
Dr. Patel-Parekh is a member of the American Dental Association and American Association of Orthodontics. Dr. Patel-Parekh has been practicing orthodontics as a board-certified orthodontist in a private practice since graduation.
Dr. Patel-Parekh has extensive experience in working with children and adults from diverse backgrounds and abilities. She has wide range of proficiency in many cutting-edge treatment modalities such as temporary anchorage devices, self-ligating Damon™ bracket systems, soft tissue lasers, and multiple functional appliances. She has also been certified in Invisalign® clear aligners and Incognito® lingual braces.
Dr. Patel-Parekh is married to her childhood sweetheart, Ravish Parekh, since 2006. She loves to spend her time with her son Aariv and her dog Barney, and trying new sports and activities with them. In her free time, she loves painting, exploring new places, biking, and spending time with family and friends. Dr. Patel-Parekh is big on volunteering in local community activities to help raise money for a good cause.
Dr. Niyati Patel-Parekh brings an exceptional combination of quality patient care, team leadership, and strong communication skills to our practice. She is proud to be part of Dr. Loew’s orthodontic team.