Meet The Doctors

Choosing the dentist that's right for you is about more than just finding a reliable professional who provides the services you need. At Tulare Dental, our team offers the quality dental services you need with the comforting chairside manner you deserve. We consistently treat you with dignity and kindness, regardless of whether you're visiting us for a routine cleaning or your teen has questions about whitening their teeth. Our dentists blend years of experience with modern technology to help you discover a smile you can't wait to share.

Read more about our team below.

Rahul Chopra, D.D.S.

Dr. Chopra's journey in the field of dentistry is a remarkable one, marked by dedication and a passion for providing high-quality dental care. He began his educational journey in India, where he pursued most of his early education. His commitment to dentistry led him to earn a Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) from the prestigious Manipal College of Dental Sciences in Mangalore, India. This institution is renowned for its dental programs and is known for producing skilled dental professionals.

His pursuit of excellence in dentistry led him to the University of Southern California (USC), where he was accepted into their program. There, he diligently worked towards his DDS (Doctor of Dental Surgery) degree, which he successfully earned in 2022. USC is known for its reputable dental program, and Dr. Chopra's graduation from this institution speaks to his commitment to education and his profession.

Outside of his professional life, Dr. Chopra enjoys spending quality time with his family. He and his wife, Dr. Nazia Parveen, who is also a dentist, shares a love for outdoor activities and travel. They cherish the moments they can spend with their son, Zidane, and prioritize creating memorable experiences together, balancing their careers with their family life. Dr. Chopra's commitment to both his profession and his family showcases his dedication to achieving a well-rounded and fulfilling life.


David S. Humerickhouse, D.D.S.

Dr. Humerickhouse was born at R.A.F. Station Burtonwood, England and eventually moved to El Cajon, California where he graduated with honors from Santana High School. He earned his Bachelor of Science Degree in Chemistry from San Diego State University, followed by his D.D.S. degree from the University of Southern California Dental School.

Since that time, Dr. Humerickhouse has spent countless hours on patient care, as well as specialized studies, in his pursuit to develop a truly excellent dental practice. A hallmark of his work has been his attention to the latest technological advances. Constantly trying to improve and ensure that his patients have the best experience possible, Dr. Humerickhouse is continually incorporating the most innovative, proven tools of the trade into his practice.

This interest in providing "the very best" for his patients also translates into the continuing education studies that he chooses. He has completed 2 years of advanced Esthetic Dental studies at UCLA, orthodontics and craniomandibular orthopedics, and a mini residency in implantology. Dr. Humerickhouse loves his career choice and looks forward to many more years of service to his patients.