Dr. Ritu Gupta
Dr. Ritu Gupta is a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontists. The board certification signifies a unique achievement — a large step beyond the three years of advanced education required for a dentist to become a specialist in orthodontics. Only about one in five of all orthodontists are board certified. In addition, she is a member of the American Dental Association, American Association of Orthodontists, Texas Dental Association, and North Texas Dental Association. She is also a member of the American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine.
Dr. Gupta is widely published in prestigious publications, such as the American Journal of Orthodontics, the International and American Association for Dental Research, the Orthodontic Update Journal, and others. Being a fan of technology, she keeps herself abreast with the latest technologies to provide the best possible care to her patients.
Dr. Gupta earned her Certificate and Master of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics at Boston University, widely known as one of the top orthodontic programs in the country. After graduating from Boston University in 2013, she moved to Dallas and has been working as an orthodontist in various offices in the DFW metro area. She has had the opportunity to work closely with the local community, developing a sense of collaboration and personal care with her patients. In the same process, she has gained valuable experience in treating patients from various demographics.
Dr. Gupta grew up in the historic city of Jaipur, India. She began her career in dentistry after graduating with a dental degree from the prestigious Manipal College of Dental Sciences, India where she graduated at the top of her class. From the same university, Dr. Gupta earned her first residency in orthodontics in 2009.
Dr. Gupta’s family has been serving the community through medical care for several generations. Dr. Gupta is married to Ashish Khandelwal, the Director of Engineering at Texas Instruments in Dallas. They have been blessed with twins, Aayansh and Aahana (2 months) and their oldest child, Aarav (4 years). Apart from work, Dr. Gupta likes to spend her time with her family. Her hobbies include oil painting, cooking, and traveling.