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Dr. Chandan Gaddehosur

Dr. Chandan Gaddehosur

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BDS, MDS - Pedodontics

Pediatric Dentist

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Cosmetic/Aesthetic Dentist

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Dentist

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13 Years Experience Overall  (13 years as specialist)

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Dr. Chandan Gaddehosur is a Pediatric Dentist in Koramangala 3 Block, Bangalore and has an experience of 8 years in this field. Dr. Chandan Gaddehosur practices at Child Central Dental Clinic in Koramangala 3 Block, Bangalore, Child Central Clinic in Koramangala, Bangalore and Smile D'Signs in JP Nagar 2 Phase, Bangalore. He completed MDS from Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore in 2007.He is a member of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry.

Koramangala, Bangalore

Child Central Clinic

4.5

717/1, 16th Main, 6th B Cross, 3rd Block, Landmark: Behind Koramangala BDA Complex and Next to Car House, Bangalore

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Mon, Wed, Fri

04:30 - 08:00

Tue

04:30 - 05:30

Sat

02:30 - 05:30

300

Common questions & answers

Q: Does a pediatric dentist deal with straightening of teeth?

A: A paediatric dentist will mainly be responsible for maintaining your child's dental health by regular check-ups and filling up the cavities and treating decays. If you need straightening of teeth, you should see an orthodontist. You paediatric dentist can refer to the orthodontist.

Q: What treatments does a pediatric dentist specialize in?

A: A paediatric dentist specializes in the following treatments: ·Preventive dental care by recommending proper care of the teeth ·Correcting improper bite and straightening teeth ·Repair of tooth cavities ·Dental injuries ·Oral diseases ·Management of gum diseases ·Counselling for harmful habits like thumb sucking

Q: Why is it better to take a child to pediatric dentist than a regular adult dentist?

A: Children are not as cooperative and patient as adults during a dental examination. A paediatric dentist receives special training to deal with children and also practices it during the course work. They are trained to make children comfortable and also have the required equipment and offices decorated with children in focus. So, it is better to take your child to a paediatric dentist.

Q: How often should I take my child to the pediatric dentist?

A: It is necessary to have a regular dental checkup for your child to maintain proper dental health. You may, therefore, take your child every six months to the paediatric dentist in order to prevent dental problems. Based on your child's oral health, the dentist may suggest how often your child needs to visit.

Q: My baby has his first baby teeth, should I take him to a pediatric dentist?

A: Yes, it is better to take your baby to the paediatric dentist when he or she has the first baby teeth. Baby teeth are very important in child’s development as they help in chewing and also to speak clearly. Your paediatric dentist will monitor the baby teeth and their hygiene.

Education

BDS - V.S. Dental College, Bangalore, 1999
MDS - Pedodontics - V.S. Dental College, Bangalore, 2007

Memberships

Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry

Experience

Doctor at Child Central Dental Care
Consultant Orthodontist at K.I.M.S. Hospital, Basavanagudi

Registrations

10237-A Karnataka State Dental Council, 2001
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