Our Assistants

Roxanne Rieder – EFDA (expanded functions dental assistant)

Roxanne joined Dr. Patel and her team in June 2014, being one of the newer additions to the office. She grew up in Emmaus, PA., and currently resides in Phoenixville, PA with her boyfriend David and dog Lebo. She completed dental assisting school at Green Street Dental in North Hampton, PA, and obtained her EFDA license in 2016. Roxanne is passionate about working with patients to help them achieve a beautiful smile. “I enjoy being a part of this great team, and being able to teach, and help the patients with their dental health.”

In my spare time I enjoy traveling, and spending time with family and friends. I hope to see you soon, and make you feel at home in this beautiful practice Dr. Patel provides



Kristin White

Kristin graduated from Oley Valley High School in 2010. She has her certificate in dental assisting from Reading Area Community College and an Associate Degree in Health Science. Kristin lives in Boyertown, PA. with her 2 cats and enjoys spending her time with her sisters and nieces. In her spare time, Kristin participates in bodybuilding competitions and enjoys staying active. Kristin has 4-years of orthodontic dental experience and is excited to both educate and learn all aspects of dentistry. She is certified to assist Dr Rich in the operating room as well as chairside.

Yari Luz

Yari is from the Dominican Republic, she moved to America a few years ago and resides in Reading with her husband. She recently became a Certified Dental Assistant and is exciting about joining the team and learning all the new technologies especially the Cerec, and same day crowns. In her spare time she enjoys cooking and staying in touch with her family.