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Dr. K. Rajashekar

Dr. K. Rajashekar

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BDS, MDS - Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopaedics



Dentofacial Orthopedist


29 Years Experience Overall  (23 years as specialist)

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Dr. Rajashekar graduated bachelor of dental surgery in 1991 from V. S Dental College and hospital. Then he did master of dental surgery in the field of orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics in 1997 from Bapuji Dental College and hospital, which is one of the finest college in the whole of South Asia for orthodontics under the able guidance of renowned prof. Dr. Sadashiv Shetty. He moved to the USA to complete course in tweed foundation for orthodontics-Arizona also completed 2 years of Roth Williams functional occlusion course. In the same manner, he has completed a lot of courses in various branches of orthodontics around the world. He has 12 years of teaching experience and 27years of practice.He was invited for many lectures in state and national conferences to speak on the role of the orthodontist in orthognathic surgery, cleft lip and palate. His interest in treating various aspects in orthodontics from preventive to corrective orthodontics like- space maintainers, expanders, habit breaking, skeletal deformities without surgery before maturation, regular teeth corrections crowding-protrusion-spacing. He is trained in treating Orthodontics with latest gadgets by using new technologies like invisalign and self-ligating techniques.Doctor Rajashekar is the standing member of American Association of Orthodontics, tweed foundation for orthodontics - Arizona and Indian orthodontic society. He is a consultant to so many corporate hospitals and best clinics in the city.

Whitefield, Bangalore

True Smile


10/2, Srinivasa Plaza, Varthur Main Road, Landmark: Near Thubarahalli Bus Stop, Bangalore

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09:30 - 02:00


Common questions & answers

Q: Which treatments are given by an orthodontist?

A: The orthodontist specialises in the following treatments: ·Straightening of crooked teeth ·Alignment of misaligned teeth ·Bad bites (difficulty in chewing due to teeth alignment) ·Correct problems during facial growth and development ·Treat dental problems in all ages children, teens and adults

Q: Can an orthodontist perform surgery on my teeth?

A: Orthodontists can carry out the removal of teeth or surgical removal of wisdom tooth. However, he does not play a direct role in surgery. He is responsible for an initial evaluation, pre-surgical orthodontics, planning of the surgery and post-surgical care along with the surgeon who actually performs the surgery.

Q: Can I go to an orthodontist if I am planning to have braces?

A: Yes, an orthodontist specializes in straightening your teeth with the help of braces. You may see an orthodontist at the age of six or seven when the permanent teeth start appearing and are crooked in nature.

Q: Can an orthodontic help with cosmetic dentistry?

A: Orthodontists can help with cosmetic dentistry. They deal with all types of treatment that align your teeth properly and straighten your teeth. This can be done for the cosmetic purpose to get a good smile. Many times orthodontists are consulted for the cosmetic appearance of teeth.

Q: Can an orthodontist perform a teeth whitening treatment?

A: Many times after the braces treatment, you need teeth whitening treatment. The orthodontic who has treated you for the teeth straightening will guide you regarding teeth whitening. Your orthodontic can help you to remove the stain over the teeth from the braces treatment.


Dentofacial Orthopedics
self-ligating Brackets


BDS - V.S. Dental College, Bangalore, 1991
MDS - Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopaedics - Bapuji Dental College , Davangere, 1997


American Association of Orthodontists
Indian Orthodontic Society
World Federation of Orthodontists (WFO)


1990 - Present DENTIST AND ORTHODONTIST at True Smile,Dr Rajashekar


1910-A Karnataka State Dental Council, 1993

Trainings and Certifications

TFO (USA) - Tweed Foundation for Orthodontics, 2002
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