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Dr. Balvinder Singh Thakkar

Dr. Balvinder Singh Thakkar

Dr. Balvinder Singh Thakkar

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MDS - Orthodontics

Orthodontist

18 Years Experience Overall  (18 years as specialist)

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Certified Invisalign Provider, IndiaCertified For Lingual Orthodontics (Germany, Japan)Director, Jaipur Dental Hospital Convenor, Rajasthan Orthodontic Study Group (ROSG)Executive Committee Member, Indian Orthodontic Society (IOS)- 2016 Organising Secretary- 52nd Indian Orthodontic Conference (IOC)- 2017, JaipurEx- Secretary, Indian Dental Association (IDA), JaipurThe Only dentist Who has been listed in the FORBES Business Magazine for extraordinary work in Dental Field. The Only dentist on whom the German Television WDR TV has made a Documentary.

M.I.Road, Jaipur

Jaipur Dental Hospital

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#9, Gopinath Marg, New Colony, Landmark: Near Paanch Batti., Jaipur

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Common questions & answers

Q: Who is an orthodontist?

A: An orthodontist is a dental specialist trained in the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of dental irregularities. They are specialized in correcting misaligned teeth and faulty bite.

Q: Which treatments are given by an orthodontist?

A: An Orthodontist provides a variety of treatments. These include: 1. Aligning the tips of the teeth 2. Helps improve the health of your gums 3. Straightening crooked teeth 4. Preventing wear and tear of the teeth 5. Closing wide gaps between the teeth

Q: What is the education qualification required to become an orthodontist?

A: To become an orthodontist, you need to do a bachelor's degree in dental science and follow it up with a mdegree in the same field. The university you study from should be recognised by the Dental Council of India.

Q: Can an orthodontist perform surgery on my teeth?

A: No. Orthodontists are not known to do surgeries. If in case, during a dental procedure requires a surgery an oral surgeon takes over to perform the said surgery.

Q: What is the difference between a dentist and orthodontist?

A: Dentists and orthodontists both work to provide better oral health to their patients. However, the roles differ. A dentist normally treats your teeth, gum, and nerves and jaws. An orthodontist works to straighten crooked teeth, fix an improper bite, and straightens the teeth.

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Awards and Recognitions

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Kanappan Best Paper Award - 2000
Kanappan Best Paper Award - 2001
Colgate Best Research Award - 2001
Best Orthodontist Award - 2014
Best Orthodontist Award - 2015

Education

MDS - Orthodontics - Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore, India, 2002

Memberships

Indian Dental Association
American Dental Association
Indian Orthodontic Society
World Federation of Orthodontists (WFO)
Executive Committee Member, Indian Orthodontic Society (IOS)

Experience

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1999 - 2014 Doctor at Dr.Thakkar's Jaipur Dental Hospital & Orthodontic Centre
2002 - 2014 Professor at Mahatma Gandhi Dental College & Hospital
Director at Jaipur Dental Hospital
Convenor at Rajasthan Orthodontic Study Group (ROSG)
Organising Secretary- at 52nd Indian Orthodontic Conference (IOC)- 2017,

Registrations

A1312 Rajasthan State Dental Registration Tribunal, 2012
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