Dr. Varkey has a vision and passion for dentistry. He is a member of the American Dental Association, Texas Dental Association, Dental County Dental Society, Oakcliff Dental Study Club and American Dental Student Association. During his spare time Dr. Varkey plays cricket and spending time with his wife, Smitha and children, Emily, Evelyn and Elijah.
Dr. Varkey has extensive training performing aesthetic, complex restorations and comprehensive family dentistry including oral surgery and implant placement. He has also volunteered in the rural areas of India to provide dental care to local children.
Dr. Varkey has a Bachelor’s degree in Dentistry from the College of Dental Surgery, Manipal, India 2002. Dr. Praveen Varkey is also a graduate of New York University, College of Dentistry, 2008.
Smitha started with DeSoto Family Dentistry in 2010. She is certified in Quickbooks and National Providers Compliance. She grew up in Houston, and loves reading and spending time with her children. Her career passion is making dentistry affordable for patients.
I have been in the dental field since 2009, I started my career as a Registered dental assistant. Eventually finding my calling connecting with patient in the front office. It makes my day when patients tell me what an impact we have had in bring their smile to life. When I am not at work I am at home with my husband 2 sons and 2 daughters. We love traveling, seeing movies and the great outdoors.