Dr. Lankupalli has spent almost 15 wonderful years transforming smiles for Hurst patients of all ages. According to her, every person that walks through the front doors of the dental office deserves the same kind of treatment that she’d like to receive, and she holds herself to very high standards of clinical quality. Read more to learn more about her dental background.
Ever since she was a little girl, dentistry has played a role in Dr. Lankupalli’s life. Her father was a well-respected dentist in the community she grew up with, and she repeatedly got to see how other people appreciated his work as well as his strong ethics. She found his passion for the field of dentistry to be infectious, and she ended up deciding to enter the field herself once she became an adult. She is proud to have been able to follow in her father’s footsteps.
Dr. Lankupalli earned her first dental degree in India in 2004. After practicing in the country for several years, she decided to move to the United States, where she attended the New York University College of Dentistry. After years of study and hard work, she completed her DDS in 2010.
Even after her graduation, Dr. Lankupalli retained her passion for learning and has undergone multiple advanced courses so that she can continue to deliver high quality care to all of her patients. She has studied root canal therapy, dental implant restoration, and Invisalign. She has also completed the prestigious orthodontics curriculum at the Gerety Orthodontic Seminars in 2016. She belongs to the following professional organizations:
- American Dental Association
- Texas Dental Association
During her spare time, Dr. Lankupalli loves the chance to spend time with her family, including her parents, her husband, and her son. At home, she enjoys cooking fantastic meals for her loved ones and having friends over to visit. Traveling is one of her true passions, and she has traveled around the world, having plenty of opportunity to learn about other cultures – as well as the great foods they have to offer! She’s very mindful of her health and regularly participates in challenges like Tough Mudder to keep herself in shape.