Noblesville Smile Center was opened at the end of 2021 by Dr. Jasmin Dhanjal to start her own practice with a wealth of knowledge. In contrast, the dental practice provides a minimalist design with biophilic elements in the lobby signage.

Studio Name: Progress Studio
Design Team: Joseph Lese, AIA, NCARB, LEED AP; Tanner Lamkin, Associate AIA
Area: 2,186 SF
Year: December 2021
Location: Noblesville, IN
Consultants: HenrySchein, Mattingly Construction, NaturSpire
Photography Credits: Evan Bell @mrevanbell, Progress Studio

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Evan Bell @mrevanbell, Progress Studio

Dr. Dhanjal’s extensive dental scope encompasses training in restorative and cosmetic dentistry, endodontics, oral surgery, pediatric dentistry, and community-based healthcare.

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Evan Bell @mrevanbell, Progress Studio

As a starter office, using economical materials was imperative without the appearance of shortcomings. Progress Studio developed plans, in conjunction with HenrySchein, to provide sufficient everyday dental operational flow while creating an aesthetic for the space.

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Evan Bell @mrevanbell, Progress Studio

Using various materials, textures, and strong geometric shapes throughout makes the impact felt by this economical design.

Firm Brief:

Progress Studio is a nationally recognized architecture and design firm located in Indianapolis, Indiana, dedicated to customer service and design excellence through advanced technology. Precise product development has always been at the forefront of our business model. Established in 2018, Progress Studio has used innovative technologies such as building information modeling (BIM), laser scanning, 3D walk-throughs, virtual reality, and generative design. The firm’s clients range from automotive and retail facilities, medical and wellness clinics, residential and multi-family housing, and various sizes of corporate offices. Its principal, Joseph Lese, has over 22 years of professional experience as a licensed architect across several firms prior to establishing Progress Studio in 2018.


Progress Studio has been awarded the 2022 Best Retail Architect in Indianapolis, Indiana, and also received the 2022 Excellence in Business Award by the Indy Rainbow Chamber of Commerce.


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