BDS, PhD - Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopaedics
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Dr. Hrushikesh Aphale is an Orthodontist / Braces Specialist. He has completed the Master of Dental Surgery (MDS) course from Bangalore and is also a Fellow of the prestigious World Federation of Orthodontists, USA. He is also a certified Lingual Orthodontist from Incognito Appliance System, Germany. He exclusively practices orthodontics/braces treatment in Nashik and goes as a consultant orthodontist to many clinics in the state. He is a master in fixed braces, self-ligating braces, invisible braces including clear braces, lingual braces, and clear aligners. He is a certified clear aligner practitioner and has learned the intricate technique of lingual orthodontics from Dr. Hee-Moon KYUNG, Korea. He has been actively involved in Research in the field of Orthodontics and has also written various Paper Presentations at National Level. He has also published a book on ‘Micro-Implants in Orthodontics’ by LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing, Germany. He has won the prestigious ‘JG Kannapans Award’ for the 'Best Dissertation submitted in 2011' at the 48th Indian Orthodontic Society Conference 2013, Ahmedabad.
1st Floor, Parijat Sahaniwas, Landmark: Opposite Patanjali Store, Nashik
Mon - Sat
11:00 - 01:30
06:00 - 09:00
Excellent work. Happy with my appointment, especially Doctor consulted me with proper dedication. Over all was a nice experience.
********* ********** Dr Hrushikesh and Dr Madhura Aphale are superb dentists and they very efficiently take care of your teeth* ** ********** ****** ** *** **** *** ****** ** ******* He uses new technologies and does an amazing job of straightening your teeth painlessly. He is the go to guy for invisible braces which are put from inside your teeth. Also their Staff is amazing, they genuinely care about the patients. Thank you Dr Hrushikesh and Dr Madhura ...my friends forever. I would recommend them to everyone.
Really a great treatment provided by Dr'Hrishikesh..I was unable to have good smile...one of my colleague suggested me of him..after that I went to him & very nicely he explained me everything i.e about the braces, then what treatment I should go for etc...Moreover, everytime he arranged the appointment according to time which I was preferring for..and so when I am done with my treatment, further recommended him to one of my frnd also..Am sincerely thankful to Dr'Hrishikesh Sir and the entire Enamel staff *** ****** **** * **** ****** **********.Wishes him And Dr'Madhura a very big successful career!
Thanks to all members of Dental Concept clinic. All staff of supportive . I am visited for Invisialign aligner. Treatment is under progress. They explained in details. Very Good Treatment started by Doctors. Recommended to everyone . Special thanks to Dr. Rushikesh sir, Mridula maidan , Gargi maim. I hope my treatment will be successful.
Q: Who is an orthodontist?
A: An orthodontist is a dentist who deals with prevention, diagnosis and correction of malpositioned teeth and jaws. They help in correction of improper bite, and malocclusion.
Q: Which treatments are given by an orthodontist?
A: An orthodontist gives treatments for correction of malocclusion, underbite, crossbite, overbite, spacing, crowding of teeth. He uses many appliances for correction like - braces - aligners - space maintainers - palatal expander, headgear - jaw repositioning appliances He also performs jaw surgery to fix severe malocclusion.
Q: What is the education qualification required to become an orthodontist?
A: An orthodontist completes a postgraduate course of 3 years in orthodontics after completion of basic undergraduation in general dentistry (4 yrs).
Q: Can an orthodontist perform surgery on my teeth?
A: Yes, an orthodontist can perform surgery on your teeth. He can perform jaw surgery to fix severe malocclusion.
Q: What is the difference between a dentist and orthodontist?
A: An orthodontist has more experience and knowledge regarding treatment of malocclusion, alignment of teeth, and corrective appliancesthan a general dentist. An orthodontist completes a postgraduate course of 3 years in orthodontics after completion of general dentistry, whereas a dentist only deals with tooth caries, gum diseases, and simple root canals.