From the moment you’re greeted by her bright smile and warm brown eyes you feel her genuine desire to know you. Dr. Kiran Rapal is a dentist who thrives on building long-term relationship with her patients and their families. Her specialty is to serve the individual needs of the entire family; especially those who desire experienced, skilled hands that can serve them with the knowledge and techniques that will meet all their dental needs from a single filling to a full mouth rehabilitation. She has been in private practice for 16 years and especially enjoys working in a multi-generational setting, serving the youngest child to the oldest elder.
Her educational background involves a B.S. in Biology at San Jose State University, followed by Dental School at the University of Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry in San Francisco. Graduating amongst the top few students of her class, Dr. Rapal is a member of the Omicron Kappa Upsilon and the Tau Kappa Omega dental honor societies.
“Mediocrity is just never acceptable” – That being her life vision, she continues her advanced studies with Spear Education in Scottsdale, AZ – a Faculty of Dentists and Specialists who have a deep desire to make a difference in the life of their Patients, their Teams and their Communities through the highest quality of dentistry. She is actively involved in leadership and practice management trainings at Spear Education.
Dr. Rapal practices General Dentistry and is well versed in all aspects of dental care. She is passionate about beautiful smiles and excels in cosmetic and implant dentistry. Always striving to enhance her education and leadership skills, she has recently completed her Master’s in Spiritual Psychology at the University of Santa Monica.
“This experiential education teaches me a way of Being moving towards greater Self-Awareness and living from a Higher Consciousness.” – Dr. Rapal
On a more personal note, Dr. Rapal is an avid nature lover and enjoys Running and Yoga, “both of which help me stay in the moment.” Dr. Rapal believes that heartfelt relationships and being in tune with your Higher-Self will ultimately bring true fulfillment. Her two boys, Shawn and Jamie, keep her busy with school and soccer. What makes Dr. Rapal special is her kind and deeply nurturing mannerism and her genuine interest in you and your family. Dr. Rapal’s confidence and knowledge inspires you – all the while your dental health and well-being are her priority.
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KIRAN RAPAL, DDS
University of Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry
San Francisco, CA
Doctor of Dental Surgery
University of Santa Monica
Santa Monica, CA
Master of Arts in Spiritual Psychology
San Jose State University
San Jose, CA
Bachelor of Science – Biology, General
Palo Alto, CA
General Practice Residency, Advanced General Dentistry
Honors and Awards
Omicron Kappa Upsilon, National Dental Honor Society
Tau Kappa Omega, Dental School Honor Society
Spear Education – Scottsdale, AZ
- The Art of Treatment Planning
- Clinical Excellence
- Anterior Esthetic Restorations
- Live Patient Experience
Seattle Institute – Master Level Workshops –
- Occlusion and Treatment Planning
Implant Mini Residency – Los Gatos Oral and Facial Surgery
Ultimate Soft Tissue Laser – Advanced Laser Training, Inc.
Sacred Heart Community Service