Meet Our Doctors
Dentist, Kallison Ranch
Dr. Dhaval Thakkar
Dr. Thakkar received his bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from Chicago, Illinois in 2005. He then moved to Boston to attend Tufts University School of Dental Medicine. During his senior year of dental school, he was honored to serve the veterans at the VA hospital in Togus, Maine. He graduated from dental school in 2009 and had an opportunity to help the underserved population in the south of Chicago for two years. He finally deiced to move to Texas in 2011 because he fell in love with the warm weather and warm-hearted people of Texas.
Dr. Thakkar has been practicing dentistry for over seven years and is committed to keeping up with the latest advances in modern dentistry. He completes many times the required number of continuing education hours every year. He genuinely believes every patient should be treated as one of his family members. He is passionate about dentistry and loves helping his patients improve their smiles and quality of life. Dr. Thakkar is a member of the American Dental Association (ADA) and the Texas Dental Association. He enjoys spending time with his wife, Kelly, and son, Yash when he is away from doing dentistry.
Dr. Ankita Nigam
Dr. Nigam has many accolades! She earned her MDS in Prosthodontics and Implantology from Mumbai, India in 2017 and practiced in India. Her quest to achieve excellence led her to the United States of America. She further studied in her Specialty and became a prosthodontic resident at the Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston earning a MMSc in Oral Biology with a Certificate in Prosthodontics in 2023. During her residency, she oversaw dental students as a clinical instructor, and was promoted to Chief Resident. Dr. Nigam has received many awards throughout her education for her research and clinical case presentations at national dental conferences. At these events, she showcased her favorite type of prosthetic treatment—highly esthetic and challenging cases!/But she is most content when small changes make a big difference to her patients.
Dr. Nigam is trained in all facets of prosthodontics, from dentures, smile designing, crown and bridges, to implant surgery. She is passionate about providing the highest patient care and bring back smiles with her artistic and creative skills. Dr. Nigam loves giving back to her community. She is committed to provide excellent, efficient, ethical, and quality healthcare.
When she’s not busy, she enjoys quality time with her husband, traveling, CrossFit, trying new cuisine, and tackling DIY home improvements.