The Dental Center of South Bend (Dentistry and Braces for Children and Teenagers)
1005 East LaSalle Avenue, South Bend, IN 46617

Dr. Krushan Chetan Patel, DMD  Board Certified Orthodontist

Dr. Krushan Chetan Patel caters to both patients and parents, treating everyone like family. He creates an atmosphere of trust and uses an easy to understand approach when presenting treatment plans. Dr. Patel is board-certified in his field of dentistry, committed to the highest level of excellence and standards of orthodontics.

Dr. Patel earned his Bachelor of Biomedical Science & Mathematics degree from Auburn University, Auburn, AL. He continued his education at the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine in Philadelphia, PA, where he earned his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree. Dr. Patel did his General Practice residency at Brookdale University Hospital Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY. Not long after, Dr. Patel attended the University of Louisville, Louisville, KY, where he did his orthodontic residency and earned a Master degree in Oral Biology.

Dr. Patel is a member of the American Association of Orthodontics and a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics. He is a board-certified orthodontist and Invisalign® certified.

Dr. Patel has volunteered his time and skills to Puentes de Salud in South Philadelphia, providing health and wellness support to the rapidly growing Latino population, the Red Cross Society and the Kasiisi Mission in Lusaka, Zambia.

When he’s not in the office treating patients, Dr. Patel enjoys golf, tennis, football and soccer.

Read What Our Patients Say
Patient Reviews
Very friendly and did excellent with my son.
Stanley V.
I like the service i get from the place it is wonderful keep it going
Bella U.
The staff was friendly and great with my three year old.
Braelyn W.
Love how they talk to before they do anything to your child or ask questions about things you watching out for at home
Rihanna K.
Felt like the dentist listened to me and concerns. Didn’t feel rushed
Khale L.
Always a friendly staff
Hailey A.
always kind , care for my children as if there own great group of women .
Alejandra G.
Good service and nice people
Criss C.
The gal who worked on Catherine’s teeth was very skilled at the cosmetic work which Catherine was getting done. She also was very kind and tried to help us visualize what the final product […]
Catheri D.
Because they treat my daughter very well and she isn’t afraid to be there
Serenity S.
My son was going to a different dental office, smaller dental peds, only two dentist in the practice. however due to being without insurance for 10 months . This is the location that I needed to […]
Anthony G.
The staff was wonderful with my son, who has Autism. They didn’t push him and found ways to do an exam that didn’t frighten him.
Elijah V.
Great caring staff
Jackson S.
Dr.Reed was so patient and caring while pulling my 3yr sons tooth along with her two assistants they talk to him and made sure he was relaxed and calmed him when he was anxious. I couldn’t have […]
Samii L.
Very polite staff made me feel welcome
Valeria G.
Fast Service and friendly people…
Landon D.
Everyone seems genuinely caring. It makes you feel much better when your child is not so sure about everything.
Carmen C.
love everything
Landon A.
Everyone was wonderful, kind and very understanding!
Evan F.
Great care this appointment
Aspen G.
Office Hours
Mon. – 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tue. – 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wed. – 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thu. – 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Fri. – 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Saturday by appointment

Phone: (574) 367-7146
Fax: (574) 245-7502
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  • Monday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Friday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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