Meet Our Doctors

Dr. Patel

Samir Patel, DDS

Dr. Samir Patel is a unique small-town dentist. He earned a bachelor’s degree in biology from Georgia State University in 2004 and then went on to earn his Doctor of Dental Medicine from the Medical College of Georgia in 2008, where he learned to use state-of-the-art procedures and techniques to provide exceptional care and quality dentistry.

Each year, Dr. Patel attends extensive postdoctoral studies in clinical dentistry, enabling him to provide some of the latest advances in dental technology and comfort for your family.

Dr. Patel’s wife, Dr. Hetal Patel, is a family physician. They have three children, Keera, Naveen and Cassian. In his free time, Dr. Patel enjoys traveling and spending time with his family.

Dr. Patel is a member of the American Dental Association® and Missouri Dental Association.

Dr. Rusher, DDS

Dr. Rusher is a native of Northeast Arkansas who attended college at Arkansas State University where he graduated with Magna Cum Laude Honors. Upon graduation, he attended the university of Tennessee College of Dentistry in Memphis where he graduated with multiple honor including being a member of the Dean Society, Omicron Kappa Society and Certificate of Merit – Highest Honor.

Dr. Rusher has spent his time after dental school in private practice where he has gained experience in all aspects of general dentistry. He has attened and completed continuning education courses featuring the most advanced technologies to further his skilss in cosmetic dentistry, implant dentistry and root canal therapy treatment.

Dr. Rusher is married to his wife Samantha and they have 2 children, Lawson and Stella. In his free time he enjoys spending time with his family, traveling and attending a variety of sporting events.