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Dr. Shivaprasad Gaonkar

Dr. Shivaprasad Gaonkar

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BDS, MDS - Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopaedics

Orthodontist

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8 Years Experience Overall  (6 years as specialist)

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Dr. Shivaprasad Gaonkar completed his Bachelor of Dental Surgery from Vydehi Institute of Dental Sciences, Bengaluru and undertook his specialist training at DAPM RV Dental College, Bengaluru, affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences for obtaining a Masters degree in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopaedics.Dr. Gaonkar has combined private consultant orthodontic practice and significant teaching role at the Department of Orthodontics, Bangalore Institute of Dental Sciences. He is an active member of the Indian Orthodontic Society since 2011.His areas of special interest in orthodontics include Lingual Orthodontics, Surgical Orthodontics and Clear Aligner Therapy.

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Sarjapur Road, Bangalore

Pearly Whites Dentistry

5.0

Number-51, Nirmala Complex, Shop Number 3, Kasavanahalli Main Road, Landmark: Next to B.R.S. Global Centre for Excellence School, Bangalore

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HSR Layout, Bangalore

The Dentist's

4.5

192, 27th Main Road, HSR layout Sector 2, Landmark: Opposite Andhra Banks, UBER Office & Above DTDC Office, Bangalore

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BTM Layout 2nd Stage, Bangalore

Lakshmy Dental Care

5.0

438, First Floor, 7th Cross Road, 7th Main Road, MICO Layout, Landmark: Opposite Poorvika, Bangalore

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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.

Specializations

Education

BDS - Vydehi Institute of Dental Sciences Research, 2008
MDS - Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopaedics - DAPM R.V. Dental College, 2014

Memberships

Dental Council of India
Indian Orthodontic Society

Experience

2014 - 2019 Orthodontic Consultant at The Dentist's

Registrations

23989A Karnataka State Dental Council, 2009
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