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Our Doctors

Dr. Dharmesh "Dan" Bhakta, D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S. 

Dr. Dharmesh
Dr. Dharmesh Bhakta

Dr. Bhakta joined the staff at Accent Podiatry Associates in July of 2002.

Dr. Bhakta completed his undergraduate work at the University of California at Riverside, majoring in Biochemistry with a minor in Mathematics. He then pursued his podiatric medical degree at the California School of Podiatric Medicine in San Francisco, California and received his degree in 2000.  Dr. Bhakta continued his post-graduate training by completing a podiatric internship at Wyckoff Heights Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York that involved hospital and community podiatric medicine. Dr. Bhakta also participated in a podiatric surgical residency at Englewood Hospital in Englewood, New Jersey. He is board certified in foot surgery by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery, a Diplomat of the American Board of Podiatric Surgery, and is a Fellow of the American College of Foot-ankle Surgeons. In additon, he is Wound Care Certified (WCC) by the Woundcare Education Institute.  Dr. Bhakta is actively involved in the American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA) and the Texas Podiatric Medical Association (TPMA) as well.

Dr. Bhakta specializes in pediatric foot care, reconstructive surgery, sports injuries, limb salvage and wound care. He also specializes in peripheral nerve disease. www.aens.us

In his leisure time, Dr. Bhakta enjoys golfing and helping out in the community.


Dr. Shae Paschal, D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S.

Dr. Shae Paschal
Dr. Shae Paschal

Dr. Paschal joined Accent Podiatry Associates in October 2009 after completing a three year surgical residency in Miami, Florida. He completed his undergraduate work at the University of Texas at Arlington, where he received his bachelor’s degree in Biology. He then moved to south Florida, where he completed his medical training at Barry University’s School of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery.

After podiatry school, Dr. Paschal completed a three year podiatric medicine and surgical residency at Jackson North Medical Center, a Jackson Memorial health care affiliate.

Dr. Paschal is an Associate of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons and a member of the Texas Podiatric Medical Association and American Podiatric Medical Association.

He specializes in forefoot and reconstructive surgery, trauma, sports injuries, limb salvage and wound care. Dr. Paschal is very happy to be back home in Texas!


Jinal Mehta, D.P.M., A.A.C.F.A.S.

Dr. Jinal Mehta
Dr. Jinal Mehta

Dr. Jinal Mehta completed her undergraduate training at the University of Missouri, Kansas City where she received a Bachelor’s degree in Biology and minored in chemistry. She then completed her medical training at the Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine in Chicago where she initiated the Save A Leg, Save A Life Chapter as part of a national wound care organization. During her time in school Dr. Mehta traveled for a medical mission as part of the Liga International Flying Doctors of Mercy and served those in need in the rural area of Sinaloa, Mexico. Dr. Mehta then went on to an extensive three year reconstructive forefoot, rearfoot and ankle surgical residency training at the prestigious Long Island Jewish Medical Center, NY & the North Shore (Northwell) University Hospital, Manhasset, NY. After completing her training, she joined a private practice in Long Island, NY and continued to teach residents at both the hospitals. She also served on the Nassau County Podiatry Association’s young members committee during her time in New York. Dr. Mehta joined Accent Podiatry Associates after moving to Texas to be close to her family. Dr. Mehta is a licensed podiatric physician and surgeon who offers comprehensive foot care to children, adults and seniors and is well versed in all areas of podiatric care including but not limited to trauma, elective reconstruction and diabetic limb salvage. Dr. Mehta is fluent in Hindi, Gujarati and English and loves to treat her patients as if they were family. Outside of practicing podiatry, she enjoys reading, designing and spending time with her husband.


Jacob Jasper, D.P.M., A.A.C.F.A.S.

Dr. Jacob Jasper
Dr. Jacob Jasper

Dr. Jasper completed his undergraduate training at Arizona State University in Tempe, Az. He graduated Cum Laude in 2010 with a Bachelor’s degree in Biological Science. He then went on to complete his 4-year medical training at Midwestern University’s School of Podiatric Medicine in Glendale, Az. After receiving his Doctorate in Podiatric Medicine, he attended the highly regarded Baylor Scott and White Medical Center located in central Texas where he spent three years in extensive surgical training and education in forefoot and rearfoot/ankle reconstructive surgery. He served as the chief resident during his third year of training. His surgical residency consisted of a wide variety of patients including: congenital deformities in pediatric patients, trauma, sports medicine, and diabetic limb salvage. He currently is an associate member of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons.

Dr. Jasper is married to Kalli and they have three wonderful children. Prior to his medical training, he had the opportunity to do a service mission in Southern Italy. He embraced Italian food and now loves cooking true Italian cuisine for his family. He also enjoys helping out in the community and spending time with his family and friends.


Steve Silvey, LPT, CWC

Dr. Steve Silvey
Dr. Steve Silvey

Steve completed his degree in physical therapy at Daemen College in Amherst, New York in 1996.  In addition to being a physical therapist, Steve is also a certified wellness coach.  

Having worked with the athletic population since earning his physical therapy degree, Steve enjoys providing exercise-based programming for injury prevention and rehabilitation.

Currently providing both electromyograms and nerve conduction studies, Steve plans to pursue a residency program this year in clinical electrophysiology.

Steve is a member of the Texas Physical Therapy Association and American Physical Therapy Association.


Sharrian Reed, PTA

Sharrian Reed, PTA
Sharrian Reed

Sharrian Reed received her Associates degree of Applied Science at Concorde College in Memphis, Tennessee in 2013. She became licensed as PTA in the state of Texas the same year.

Since graduating, Sharrian has worked in a number of therapy settings to gain experience as a Physical Therapist Assistant. She enjoys working in outpatient and orthopedic settings that focuses on rehabilitation and maintaining maximum strength for optimal well-being.

During her down-time, Sharrian is currently studying to become a Certified Wound Care technician.

Sharrian is a member of the Texas Physical Therapy Association.


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