Dr. Arjun Parikh
Dr. Arjun Parikh is passionate about general and cosmetic dentistry and hopes to bring patients the confidence and satisfaction that they deserve. Dr. Parikh appreciates and respects each patient’s opinion and believes that open communication is key. Dr. Parikh is an avid supporter of the UGA Bulldogs, Atlanta Falcons, Atlanta Braves and Atlanta United. In his spare time, he enjoys watching movies and discovering new restaurants. Dr. Parikh also loves to travel, spend time with family and friends, and maintain a healthy lifestyle.
Tanya graduated from University of Georgia and has lots of love for the Dawgs! She enjoys working in the dental field because she thinks that oral health is often neglected but so important for having overall good health! In her spare time, Tanya likes to go for runs with her goldendoodle Benson and head back home to LaGrange on the weekends to play tennis with her family. She enjoys watching sports and is always up for doing anything new and exciting around the city where she currently lives. She has traveled to many countries and wants to continue so that she can keep expanding her knowledge by learning about different cultures and areas outside of the states. She has been to almost every continent and hopes to complete the list soon!
Patient Care Coordinator
Shanice was born in Southern California and raised in Georgia. She loves spending time with her family and traveling to Mexico and California every year. Shanice has two beautiful girls. She enjoys being outside with the girls, hiking and cooking with her husband. Shanice has been in the dental field for more than 3 years and absolutely loves bonding with her patients while making them feel welcomed and at home.
Christina graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene from Georgia Highlands College, and she enjoys helping her patients of all ages maintain a healthy and beautiful smile. She is an active member of the Georgia Dental Hygienist’s Association, and she enjoys keeping up with modern dental techniques and technology through continued education classes. When Christina is not at Riverwood Dental, she can be found hanging out with friends and family in Atlanta. She is a fan of Atlanta Braves baseball, she loves finding new restaurants to try in the city, and she enjoys traveling the globe. Christina loves meeting new patients, and helping her patients keep a healthy smile for life.
Lead Dental Assistant
Elise graduated from Fortis College with a degree in Occupational Science. She was born in Buffalo, New York but has been living in Georgia for the past 21 years and has loved every minute of it! Elise has 6+ years of experience in the dental field and enjoys being able to help others. She loves to keep up with the latest advancements in dentistry and technology so that she can keep her patients updated as well! Elise really enjoys traveling especially by cruise. She likes that cruises are slow and relaxing so that she is able to see and experience all the beauty the world has to offer. So far she has been to Cuba, Canada, Mexico, and Bahamas all by cruise! On her spare time Elise likes to read, try new restaurants, catch a movie at the theater, and go to festivals with her friends!