MDS - Oral Medicine and Radiology
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95% (40 votes)
Dr. Gandhi is a Dentist and Oral Medicine and Radiology in Sikh Village, Hyderabad and has an experience of 23 years in these fields. Dr. Gandhi practices at Spectrum Dental Centre in Sikh Village, Hyderabad. He completed MDS - Oral Medicine and Radiology from Goverment Dental College, Hyderabad in 1996. He is a member of Indian Dental Association. Service provided by the doctor is: All Dental Specialities.
Satnam Nanki Nivas, House Number 199, Sikh Road, Secunderabad, Landmark: Besides Diamond Point & Above Taruni Super Market., Hyderabad
Mon - Sun
10:00 - 01:00
05:00 - 09:00
I am thoroughly happy with the Doctor and Parivar for their hospitality and courteous nature explaining to their patient as to what would be the process of treatment and what best results shall follow. Doctor sab is highly qualified **** *** ****** to handle patients.r
Great. Medicines prescribed. Resolution for the issues informed about and an appointment to fix up the major issues accorded for.
Excellent. Would recommend strongly for dental procedures. Excellent ambience, courteous staff. Overall excellent experience.
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