About Your Dentist

Richa Kamdar, DDS

"Successful dentistry is driven by patient-focused care, which includes nurturing patient expectations aligning them with their unique dental needs and using the provider's expertise and advanced knowledge to create results that can be life-changing."

My Mission

"I have found that no matter where I am, patients coming to the dental office are seeking guidance, honest communication and some much-needed reassurance. It is important to me and my team that my patients feel heard and respected every single time they are here. By keeping myself updated with the advances in the dental industry, I'm continually looks forward to providing exquisite care for all my patients on a daily basis. I take my responsibility as your provider earnestly because I believe that dental profession revolves around trust and lifelong relationships!"

Education & Continuing Education

Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS)
University of Washington School of Dentistry - Seattle, Washington

Post Graduate Diploma in Clinical Research

Bachelor of Dental Surgery

Professional Memberships

Dr. Kamdar is an active member of the American Dental Association (ADA) and the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD).

Life & Hobbies

Dr. Kamdar was born in India and has called Seattle home since 2018. When not at work, she loves to paint, travel across the world with her husband (14 countries and counting), watch movies, hike, and explore the beautiful landscapes of PNW. Looking forward to making wonderful memories with fellow team members and all of our patients at Wilderness Dental Care.

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Katja Kespret, DDS

"My passion is driven by the belief that the best dentistry stems from executing the right procedures with precision, ensuring lasting results. Your smile is not just a set of teeth; it's your personal logo, and your overall dental health is the foundation of your well-being."

My Mission

“My mission is to transcend conventional dentistry by tailoring my approach to meet the unique needs and concerns of each patient. I am dedicated to delivering excellence through the utilization of cutting-edge dental techniques, not only to maintain optimal oral health but also to craft aesthetically pleasing outcomes. My commitment extends to providing the highest level of service and creating a positive and comfortable experience for my patients. Dentistry, for me, is a captivating blend of science and art dedicated to helping individuals enhance their oral health, thereby improving their overall quality of life and self-confidence.”

Education & Continuing Education

University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry – San Francisco, CaliforniaDoctor of Dental Surgery (2021)

University of California – San Francisco, CaliforniaPreceptorship in Oral Medicine

University of Ljubljana – Ljubljana, Slovenia, EuropeFaculty of Medicine, Department of Dental Medicine (2014)

Dr. Kespret is committed to continuing education and has completed the following courses:

  • Integrating Laser Frenectomies and the Function First Model™ into a Dental Practice
  • Introduction to Tethered Oral Tissues and their Significance, Function first treatment approach. Role of Lactation, SLP, Myofunctional Therapy and Chiro Specialists, Laser Safety & Introduction to Laser Hands-On Labs, Hands-On Lab - Laser Techniques Lab for Incising, Excising and Coagulation (CO2 laser by Light Scalpel)
  • Oral Surgery for General Dentists: Faster, Smoother, and Less InvasiveFlaps for Surgery, Incision, and Drain, Multiple Ext., Ridge Preservation for Implants, Sinus and extractions, sectioning max molars, patient selection, Surg. Instruments, Surgical ext., Suturing, Third Molar Surgery Basics
  • Invisalign Provider Course - Invisalign GO. Mild-moderate cases, up to 20 aligners
  • ALD VIRTUAL CAMPUS -- FOUNDATIONS IN LASER DENTISTRY. Comprehensive overview and basic understanding of laser devices, laser tissue interactions, emission modes and safety and operation of dental lasers. PNDC, Seattle. Endodontic Troubleshooting for GP, Myofunctional Therapy, Composite Bonding: The “Ultimate Esthetics”, Sleep Apnea, Exodontia Complications and How to Avoid Them, Anterior implant Protocols
  • Dentists in the Know Share Their Everyday Best Practices: Indications and usage for the various categories of cements. Preparation recommendations for milled restoratives. Benefits of an effective preventative approach in your dental office.
  • Introduction to Dental Surgery Course: Most Effective Instruments with Exodontia, Flaps and Sutures for Routine Exodontia, Single Rooted Teeth, Difficult Lower Molars, Easy-looking Upper 1st Molars, Long Canine, Upper Bifed 1st Premolar, Mandibular 3rd Molar Impactions, Bone Grafting for Socket Preservation, Oral Surgery: Making it Faster, Easier, and More Predictable Subcourse. KOERNER, Center for Surgical Instruction
  • Pediatric Oral Pathology: From Soft Tissue Lesions to Canker Sores

Professional Memberships

Dr. Kespret is a previous member of the American Dental Association and the Washington State Dental Association.

Life & Hobbies

Dr. Kespret takes pride in holding dental degrees from both Europe and the United States. In 2021, she made the transition from the vibrant San Francisco Bay area to the lush landscapes of Washington. Her interests span various activities, including skiing, roller skating, salsa dancing, and kiteboarding. Driven by a love for nature, she finds joy in exploring new trails, traveling, and cherishing moments with her husband and son