Dr. Makadia has called Kitsap county his home after moving to united states in 2004. Like most of us who live here, he is amazed at the natural beauty and peace that he finds living in this part of the country.
Dr. Makadia was born and raised in Gujarat, India. He studied dentistry at one of the best dental schools in his state in India. He graduated from dental school in India in 2001 after completing his study and one year of residency. He decided to follow the family tradition of arranged marriage and has been happily married to Kina since 2002. Kina was a resident of Bremerton, Washington and Dr. Makadia thanks her for showing him this part of the united states of America. After arriving to USA in 2004, Dr. Makadia decided to pursue further education to get licensed in the United States. He had to move to Chicago, Illinois for this endeavor. He and Kina moved to Illinois and Dr. Makadia graduated from the University of Illinois at Chicago in 2008. Dr. Makadia and Kina were the parents of a cute 2 month old baby at his graduation and they decided to move back home and raise their son, Prem, in the place that they both love and find peace in. Dr. Makadia worked with a corporate dental practice in Silverdale for about 2 and half years. His desire to do more for the community, his passion for going above and beyond for his patients inspired him to open the doors of his dental clinic, Healthy Teeth Dental Care.
Dr. Makadia keeps up-to-date with all the advances in dental treatments through continuing education courses after graduation. Staying on top of current advancements enables him to provide his patients with the best quality of care in the field. “I love listening to my patients, because if you don’t listen and find out what is the main reason for discomfort/visit, then you cannot come up with a plan that fits that particular patients needs. I believe you can apply this to any situations in your life.”