Rice Family Dentistry
About Rice Family Dentistry

Dr. Rice has a dedicated staff with some working for him for nearly twenty-five years.


Michael Rice

Dr. Michael A. Rice, D.D.S.
Dr. Michael Rice is a life-long Hoosier, growing up in Evansville, Indiana. He has been serving patients in the North East Indianapolis area for twenty-eight years. Dr. Rice graduated from Ball State University in 1977 and Indiana University School of Dentistry in 1981.

He has been a member of both the Indiana Dental Association and the American Dental Association since 1981. Dr. Rice takes his role in the community seriously. He is a volunteer for Genessarret Wellness Clinic providing dental care to the underserved. He has also served on the board for the Community Center of Indianapolis as well as the Lawrence Economic Development Corporation.


Malek Fansa

Dr. Malek Fansa, D.D.S.
Dr. Malek Fansa joined Dr. Rice in the Fall of 2010. Dr. Fansa received his dental degree from the Indiana University School of Dentistry in 2000 and a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry from the California State Polytechnic University at Pomona, California in 1996. He practiced dentistry in Evansville and on the Southside of Indianapolis prior to joining Dr. Rice.

Dr. Fansa brings additional expertise in the areas of implant dentistry and orthodontics and is a welcome addition to our office!