About Us

Meet Dr. A

Dr. Himanand Akkannappa or Dr. A as he is called by his patients, graduated from Nova Southeastern University, Ft Lauderdale, Fl. As a clinician Dr. A is known for his gentle care and excellent clinical skills. Dr. A has more than 14 years of clinical experience as a qualified dentist. He has been practicing in Hillsborough, Hernando and Pasco County since 2003. You can trust Dr. A to take a personal interest and work to ensure that his patients receive the most comprehensive and advanced dental care.

Meet Dr. Singh

Dr. Darshan Singh is known for his gentle touch and effective treatment. Dr. Singh has been practicing dentistry in Zephyrhills and Ridge Manor since 1982. With over 25 years of experience, Dr. Singh has treated a wide range of patients including children and grandchildren of his pediatric patients. Dr. Singh takes great pride in knowing his patients and understanding their dental care needs. Dr. Singh retired from full time practice in August 2013 but fills in as needed for the office.

Our Staff

We are especially interested in making all our patients feel right at home! We put your needs first to achieve efficient and comprehensive treatment. Our staff is trained and skilled and strive to provide energetic and fun-loving service to each patient. Our office staff has over 30 years of experience in treating patients with the highest level of care.
We have a wonderful staff that is friendly and care about making our patients feel welcome and comfortable. Though our team is small, we feel like family to each other and do the best we can to make your visit with us as pleasant as possible.

Carol is our office manager and has been with us since 1992. She became a dental assistant in 1987 and has since become the office manager. Carol is genuinely interested in the welfare of her patients and has been known to develop long lasting relationships with her patients. Carol does her best to work with you on insurance, treatment plans & payment options.

Christie is one of two dental hygienists and has been with us since 1998. Initially, she joined us as a dental assistant and then went on to become a registered dental hygienist in 2001 and rejoined our team after her training. She loves the relationships she builds with her long time patients and is very gentle and really cares about her patient's oral health.

Kendra is our newest hygienist.  She became a registered dental hygienist in June 2014. Kendra is a fun, out-going person who loves to help patients with their dental needs.

Stacy is one of four dental assistants. She became a certified dental assistant in 1998 and joined our team in April 2000. Stacy is known with her patients for her gentle personality and strives to make their visit a pleasant experience.

Chely is our dental assistant who started out as an extern with us in February 2010 while she was getting her certification as a dental assistant. She joined our team as a certified dental assistant in May 2010. Chely is bilingual in Spanish and enjoys interacting with our patients.

Jordawn is a dental assistant and joined our team in July 2014. She became a certified dental assistant in May 2014. She is a caring and enthusiastic person with a joyful personality who is eager to make her patients happy.

Vivian is our newest addition to the practice. She is a dental assistant since 2004 and has years of serving patients in this community. She is caring towards our patients and helps to accommodate their dental needs.