Education

M.D.S (Periodontics), Rutgers school Of Dental Medicine – May 2018

Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS), Y.M.T. Dental College, India — Maharashtra University of

Health Science (MUHS), India — August 2011

Certification

  • Rutgers school of dental medicine – Certificate – THE RSDM/AAID MAXICOURSE

  • Y.M.T Dental College and Hospital — Certified in Clinical Endodotics (post and core )

  • DENTSPLY Academy Certified in Clinical Endodotics (Root Canal Treatment)

  • Indian Dental Association (IDA) Certified in Clinical Endodotics (Componeer)

Teaching Experience

  • Teaching experience at Rutgers School of Dental Medicine as a Periodontist from May 2016-May 2018

Clinical Research Topic

  • Measurement of tri-furcation defect: CBCT Vs Clinical probing Clinical Experience

PG PERIODONTAL RESIDENT

  • Performed non-surgical & surgical procedures including GBR, GTR, LAPIP, Crown lengthening for Esthetic and restorative procedures, Hard and soft tissue procedures such as Osseous resection and addition, External and internal (Crestal and lateral window) sinus elevation procedures, IV Sedation for the different dental procedures, 273 dental implant placements

DENTAL STUDENT

  • Skilled in diagnosis, treatment planning and delivery of comprehensive dental treatment with emphasis on various direct and indirect restorative procedures. Responsibilities included patient interviews, history taking, diagnosis, treatment planning, emergency care and referrals, scaling and root planing, restorations, crowns, root canal treatment of single and multi-rooted teeth, fixed prosthesis, implants, removable partial and complete dentures and extractions.
  • Improved understanding of caries control and prevention program, digital radiology, intra oral photography, case presentation, laser dentistry, current advances in Esthetic dentistry and practice management.
  • Developed clinical speed and quality by treating 8+ patients a day involving complex restorative, oral surgical and emergency treatment procedures.

ASSOCIATE DENTIST

  • Independently treated 1000+ patients, in a private office and university set up in multiple Departments, including: Oral medicine, Oral surgery, Orthodontia, Operative, Endodontics,   Prosthodontics and Periodontology.

  • Dealt with multiple aspects of dentistry including diagnosis and treatment planning, oral medicine, scaling, root planing, removable and fixed partial dentures, extractions, and indirect restorations and advanced endodontics and cosmetic cases.

  • Performed duties in operating room, like implant placements, sinus lifting, bone grafting, alveoloplasty, maxillary osteotomy, correcting cleft lip and palate etc.

VOLUNTEER DENTIST

  • In Nursing Homes – Volunteering at the nursing home, New Jersey, under the guidance of Dr. Driscoll. Responsibilities included patient interviews and history taking, proposing diagnosis and treatment plan, making referrals.

  • Red Bank Dental Associates- Presently involved as a volunteer at the Red Bank Dental associate under the guidance of Dr. Driscoll, Dr. Vockroth, and Dr. Perry.

  • Visited rural, underdeveloped areas in India, educating people on different aspects of oral health, diagnosing, treating and referring patients.

  • Organized free oral health checkup camps in schools, rural areas, apartments, nursing homes and government offices.

Presentations

Presented seminars on the topics like, Periodontal prognosis, Peri-implantitis, Sinus augmentations –Internal/external approach. Aesthetic implant dentistry, Third molar impaction surgery, Endo-Perio relationship, Root canal procedure etc.,

Poster Presentation – Surgical Canine exposure.

Special Honors and Awards

INDIAN DENTAL ASSOCIATION (IDA) + COLGATE — NOVEMBER 2010

Awarded for conducting free dental checkups on 29th November 2010 and participated in attempt to create new world-record for maximum dental checkups in one day.

BEST HAND IN DENTISTRY AWARD — AUGUST 2011

Y.M.T Dental College- awarded me for the Best hand in dentistry during annual award ceremony.

Professional Leadership

Dental Student Council Member Y.M.T. Dental College, India.

Professional Association

Indian Dental Association.

American Academy of Periodontology

American Academy of implant dentistry (AAID)

The American Dental Association

The Northeastern Society of Periodontists

The New Jersey Dental Association

The Middlesex County Dental Society

Personal Interest:

      • I like to travel worldwide, sports-enthusiastic, like to play golf, tennis, soccer,

      • Reading, meeting new people

      • Spend most of time with my family