About Your Dentist – Family Dental Care of Owasso

About Your Dentist

Ruchira Lalwani, DDS

"Every tooth in a man's mouth is more valuable than a diamond."

My Mission

"My goal is to be professional, well informed, friendly and approachable, compassionate and someone who puts people at ease. I like having the opportunity to strengthen my patients' self-confidence, improve their overall health and potentially even save lives."

Education

State University of New York at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine Buffalo, NY

Continuing Education & Professional Memberships

Dr. Lalwani has completed a variety of advanced training courses, including:

  • Hands-On CEREC Amherst, NY 2013
  • Implants Basic Steps and General Concepts India 2010
  • Hands-On Laminates and Veneers India 2009

In addition, Dr. Lalwani is a member of the following organizations:

  • Omicron Kappa Epsilon, Lambda Lambda Chapter
  • American Dental Association
  • American Student Dental Association
  • American Dental Education Association
  • Indian Dental Association

Life & Hobbies

Dr. Lalwani has participated in the UB Inter Professional Health Fair, ASDA Oral Health American Outreach, and Amish School Outreach. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, reading, listening to music, and exploring adventure sports, such as paragliding, parasailing, bungee jumping, skydiving and scuba diving.

Hanna Nichols, DDS

"Smiles are my jam."

My Mission

My purpose is to listen to my patients' main concerns and address those issues first. I want all of my patients to feel at ease with me and know that I am there to help, not judge. I am my patients’ number one supporter of oral health, and I will do anything it takes to keep them happy and healthy!

Education

Northeastern State University, Bachelor of Science in Cellular Biology – Tahlequah, OK

University of Oklahoma College of Dentistry, Doctorate of Dental Surgery – Oklahoma City, OK

Continuing Education & Professional Memberships

Dr. Nichols is currently an active member of the American Dental Association and Oklahoma Dental Association.

Life & Hobbies

Dr. Nichols is a native resident of Owasso, having graduated from Owasso High School in 2006. When she isn’t serving her patients, Dr. Nichols is likely chasing her rambunctious kids around. Her lively and loveable preschooler and toddler are always keeping her busy with school events, family adventures and outings. She also enjoys traveling, walking her golden retriever, exercising and elaborately decorating her house for the holidays. She is also a Netflix enthusiast (who isn’t?).