Meet the Team

Easton, PA Dentist

Palmer Smile Design possesses one of the most experienced dental teams in the area. We take pride in being friendly, experienced, accommodating and well-trained. We take the time to get to know our patients and ensure a comfortable and relaxing experience.

Owner / Dentist- Dr. Kaushal Patel

Education – Owner / Dentist- Dr. Kaushal Patel

Dr. Patel is the visionary behind Palmer Smile Design. With dental experience of more than 15 years, he has been on a mission to revolutionize dental experience, ensuring the best dental services with comfort for all our patients. As the owner of PSD, his practice centers on integrity, respect, kindness, top-notch care and prioritizing the patient’s concerns.

After graduating from Boston University, he started practicing at a private dental clinic in Massachusetts. In 2021, he relocated to Pennsylvania post his marriage. Currently, he resides in Lehigh County with his wife, Jill, who is also pursuing dentistry. He now owns two dental practices in PA that follow modern dentistry, located in Reading and Easton respectively, both of which are committed to providing state-of-the-art dental services to the community. He is committed to ensuring cost-effective, technologically advanced dental services to the community.

Beyond his work at the office, Dr. Patel is passionate about his involvement in dental outreach programs, both within the United States and abroad. He has been associated with multiple dental mission trips in New Jersey and Virginia. He has also been privileged to be associated with Health Volunteer Oversees in Tanzania, Floating Doctors in Panama, and mission trips in India. During his most recent mission trip abroad, Dr. Patel spent 10 days in India, providing free dental care to underserved children.

All those who know him are aware of his passion for FIFA and follow different game shows. He also loves to spend time watching movies and attending music fests with his wife. He specifically enjoys house music.

General Dentist / Primary Provider- Dr. Yaqi Li

Education – DDS, New York University College of Dentistry, New York

Dr. Yaqi Li is a caring and conscientious dentist who focuses on patient-centric care. He devotes himself to helping people with dental disease and educating people to achieve a higher level of Oral health literacy. His passion for learning and technology is apparent as soon as you walk into our up-to-date office.

Dr. Yaqi graduated from NYU College of Dentistry and completed a 2-year General Practice Residency at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York. During the 2 years of his residency, he obtained advanced training in implant dentistry, full mouth reconstruction, cosmetic dentistry, and root canal therapy. Dr. Yaqi also embraces the latest technologies in his daily practices and pursues extensive continued education.

Dr. Li believes every dental experience can be positive! Whether you need a routine cleaning and check-up, or it’s been years since your last visit, he and his team are here to support you on your journey to oral health.

Dr. Li understands that dentistry affects all aspects of life: smiling with confidence, eating comfortably, and overall wellness. He strives to make oral health achievable for all his patients.

In his spare time, Dr. Li loves to cook food for his wife, Joan, and spend quality time with his 1-year-old son and 2 cute dogs. If you follow Instagram, look out for his posts of his cute son and work videos. For him, family is everything, and he will take care of your family like he does his own. He looks forward to welcoming you and your family to our beautiful office in Easton!

Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH)- Gurv Kaur

Gurv has been working in the dental field for a long time since receiving her degree and license in dental hygiene from the Pennsylvania school of Technology in Williamsport PA. She joined our practice in 2023 and brought her fresh cutting-edge experience to our practice and has been rapidly gaining in popularity due to her skillful technique and charming personality. She skillfully performs dental cleanings and gum treatment therapies as a part of our preventive dental care. She takes digital x-rays and completes preliminary examinations of the mouth for areas of disease or damage. She works with her patients to help them understand how to better improve their dental health. Gurv’s high level of energy, wonderful humor and dedication to her craft makes patients feel at ease during their visits. She enjoys life to the fullest!

Front Desk / Office Manager- Becky Caballero

Becky started her journey in the dental field in 2009 as a Dental Receptionist and quickly moved her way up to Financial Coordinator within the first three months of joining corporate dentistry. Ultimately, she gained knowledge quickly and within one year, built a fulfilling life career as a Dental Office Manager for herself. With 15 years of experience and a great reputation in the ABE (Allentown, Bethlehem, Easton) area you can trust that she knows exactly what needs to be done to ensure that every patient’s experience is satisfying. She truly believes “No matter how much life may throw at you, you should always have YOUR GREATEST SMILE to depend on”. She enjoys spending time with her children Jayden and Brielle, going on nature walks, reading books and spending time with great friends and beloved family members. We are proud to have her on our team!

Dental Assistant- Neil Campano

Neil has been a wonderful addition to our team. He is an all-rounder as a dental assistant and understands the in-and-outs of dentistry to the core. He has been a colleague and a friend of Dr. Li and Dr. Patel for a long time and has been a part of our practice since 2023. He is also a licensed dentist in the Philippines and works as a dental technician. He enjoys getting to know his patients, understanding their needs, and assisting in providing the highest level of dental care. He is passionate about making sure patients feel comfortable and at ease. He understands the patient’s anxiousness and doesn’t mind pretending to be a DJ to relieve your mood. So, if you have a music preference, don’t forget to mention him your favorite playlist during your visit.

When he’s not chair-side, Neil loves spending time with his wife who is also in the same field. He also enjoys doing photography and plans to pursue dentistry in future.

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