666 Plainsboro Road • Suite 616 • Plainsboro, NJ 08536
Call (609)799-7766
Meet The Staff


Dental Assistant

Rachel joined our practice in May of 2013 with a background in endodontic, oral surgery, as well as general and cosmetic dentistry. She is a 2012 graduate of Fortis Institute, and is a Certified Dental Assistant. Rachel works closely with Dr. Patel to ensure your dental experience is as comfortable as possible. In her free time, Rachel enjoys sharing quality time with her husband, Rob, filling their home with the smile that our patients have come to associate with Rachel. Rachel is a wonderful “Pet Mommy”, spending her evenings and weekends with her dogs, Oliver and Kona, and her kitties, Mikey and Surabi. Rachel has a wonderful sense of humor and loves sharing laughter and smiles with our patients to brighten their days.


Erica joined the Plainsboro Family Dentistry practice in 2017. Erica graduated in 2013 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Fashion Merchandising.  Deciding on a career change, she decided to pursue a career in the medical field and is currently studying to become a Radiologist. Always armed with a smile, Erica is here to assist our patients with insurance claims and financial planning for work done in our office. She also works with our patients to accommodate their busy schedules when booking visits to our office. In Erica’s free time she is an equestrian who enjoys evening rides with her horse Hope. She is an avid animal lover, enjoying all animals, both big and small.


Dental Hygienist

Courtney joined Plainsboro Family Dentistry in October 2018. She graduated from West Liberty University with a bachelors degree in Dental Hygiene. She takes her patient's care as her first priority and aims to please. When Courtney is not busy creating smiles, she is a devoted military wife to her husband Scott. Courtney is an animal lover. Prior to working in the dental field she worked at an animal shelter and spent her time volunteering at the Human Society in her hometown of Pennsylvania. Her number one fan is her "son", Tuxedo- a 17 year old cat- Twkin.