Committed to changing the
world one smile at a time.

DECA provides support for our practices by handling all operational aspects, allowing doctors to focus on what really matters: providing quality patient care. That’s the DECA Difference.

Leading Dentists

Our team of doctors use innovative clinical systems to mentor and train our new associates leading to increased productivity, efficiency and guest satisfaction without compromising the quality of care.

our leadership

Giving Back
to the Community.

We have partnered with organizations whose approaches allow us the opportunity to give back to the community. Pat & Emmitt Smith Charities, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Toys For Tots and North Texas Food Bank are a few of the organizations that we are proud to support.

Our Ideal Core Values


We do what we say we will do.


We are dedicated to a consistent and repeatable process.


We are always striving to be the best.


We are responsible for our words, our actions, and our results.


We are loyal to our guests and to each other.

Meet our Leadership

Dr. Sulman Ahmed

Founder, Chairman and CEO Read Bio

Dr. Shalin Patel

Partner & Chief Medical Officer Read Bio

Dr. Rodney Alles

Managing Clinical Director Read Bio

David Hinton

Chief Financial Officer Read Bio

See the DECA Difference
for yourself

Go beyond dentistry with interviews, retreat recaps, and so much more in our video gallery.


Join Our Team

If you’re interested in a long-term career and are passionate about delivering comprehensive quality guest care, we’d love to hear from you.

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