Dr. Elham Ighani graduated with a B.A in Biology from University of Texas at Austin and received her Doctorate in Dental Surgery from Baylor College of Dentistry in 2008. Dr. Ighani firmly believes in building trust through open communication and patient education. Dr. Ighani is fully committed to continuing education and routinely participates in well over one hundred hours of continuing education courses annually, allowing her to stay up to date with advancements in technology and offer patients state of the art dentistry.
In addition to her private practice, Dr. Ighani has maintained her involvement in academia as an adjunct professor at Texas A&M University Baylor College of Dentistry where she is helping to mold the future of Dentistry. Dr. Ighani also remains actively involved with her alma mater by regularly participating in various volunteer services sponsored by Baylor College of Dentistry. Dr. Ighani holds membership with the American Dental Association, Texas Dental Society, Dallas County Dental Society and Academy of General Dentistry.
Dr. Ighani is married to her husband, Rod, and together, they love travelling, cooking, reading, and just spending time with family. They also have a Maltese, Bailey, who demands love and affection – both of which he regularly receives!
Dr. Daniel Juma is a graduate of Baylor College of Dentistry, Dallas, Texas. Dr. Juma, earned his Doctorate in Dental Surgery in 2012 from Baylor, having been awarded for his excellence in Periodontology as well as being a recipient of the prestigious W.R Hammond Scholar and Dr. P Earl Williams Awards. In addition, Dr, Juma’s preceptorship at Strong Memorial Hospital, Rochester General Hospital and Eastman Institute in New York exposed him to the different specialties of dentistry including Oral Pathology, Oral Surgery and Prosthodontics. During his tenure at Baylor, Dr. Juma also received training in enteral oral sedation and nitrous oxide administration.
As well as his love of dentistry, Dr. Juma has found a passion in volunteer work, having established a foundation in memory of his late father, which focuses on access to dental care, supports primary education efforts and clean water supply in rural parts of Kenya. Locally, Dr. Juma is a proud sponsor of “Save a Smile” program by Cooks Children’s which provides restorative and preventative dental care to children from low-income families in the community through volunteer dentists. Dr. Juma is also involved with community health fairs in conjunction with local medical doctors, churches and the Department of Public Health and Social Services at Baylor College of Dentistry. Dr. Juma is an avid cyclist and proud uncle of 3 nieces and 2 nephews, and in his free time loves to spoil them!