When you come to Orange Grove Dental, you will be surrounded by a team of friendly and experienced dental professionals who put your needs first. Our dentist and team offer multilingual dental services to help you get the dental care you need in a language you feel comfortable speaking. No matter what your background or oral health history may be, our team can help you get the results you need and deserve. We offer comprehensive dentistry in New Port Richey, Florida, and the surrounding areas, including Trinity, Hudson, Port Richey and Seven Springs. Call 727-645-6943 to set up your appointment with our team today.
Dr. Vulugundam is committed to providing the highest quality of dental care to our patients. Before moving to the United States, she completed her Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) from SRM Dental College and Hospital in India in 2004. She practiced dentistry in India for six years before moving to the U.S. In 2015, she received her Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) from New York University College of Dentistry in New York. For Dr. Vulugundam, learning is a continuous process, so she always stays up to date with continuing education. The doctor has also completed an extensive postgraduate courses in direct composite resin dentistry, indirect aesthetics and full-mouth aesthetic reconstruction at the Nash Institute of Dental Learning from 2017 to 2018.
Her husband, Krishna Thatavarthy, works as a data governance lead at Citibank. Her son, Sathvik, goes to elementary school, and her daughter, Shriya, goes to preschool.
In her free time, Dr. Vulugundam enjoys gardening, cooking and spending time with family. At her practice, she is dedicated to providing personalized care for every individual to meet their oral health needs, and she looks forward to caring for your smile.
Alireza is a licensed dental hygienist and has been in the dental field for over 12 years. He has extensive knowledge of dental procedures, hygiene products, devices and solutions with a specific interest in compromised care and geriatrics hygiene care. The most inspiring thing for him is to help patients to be a healthy person. When he can see the big difference in oral health from first appointment to each recall it makes him proud. Come in and meet Ali!
Vickie is our lead dental assistant and treatment coordinator. She has over 10 years in dental field and highly knowledgeable in treatment planning. Her favorite aspect of dentistry is patient education. She is married to her highschool sweetheart of 11 years. She enjoys spending time with her family and loves the outdoors and traveling.Come in and meet Vickie!
Sharon is our office coordinator. She has 10 years of extensive experience in administrative functions and insurance verifications. She is bilingual in English and Spanish. Sharon is originally from Trenton, New Jersey, and is married with two sons. She enjoys providing stellar level of dental care and service to our patients. Come in and meet Sharon!