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Dr. Mandar Ketkar

Dr. Mandar Ketkar

Dr. Mandar Ketkar

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Dental Surgeon


Cosmetic/Aesthetic Dentist


23 Years Experience Overall  (22 years as specialist)

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99% (430 votes)

Dr. Mandar Ketkar, a gold medalist in Prosthetic Dentistry, graduated in 1998 from the Govt. Dental College & Hospital-Mumbai, one of the premier Dental Schools in India. After finishing his internship, he worked as a dental surgeon at Joshi Hospital, Pune, before starting his private practice at Koregaon Park.Dr. Ketkar is committed to his profession and never stops learning innovative techniques and materials available in today's dentistry. "Continued dental education and keeping abreast of newer concepts and technologies is a vital part of dental practice". He regularly attends various CDE seminars as well as hands on workshops to learn about the latest advancements in dentistry. Being environment-friendly is a cause that is very close to his heart. Therefore, his practice has been designed to be more eco-sensitive. Being a mercury [amalgam]- free clinic, it avoids the use of toxic chemicals that poison our environment. He has also been one of the earliest staunch supporters of proper management of bio-waste.

Koregaon Park, Pune

Dr. Ketkar Dental Clinic


Flat Number A-4, 1st Floor, Liberty Society, North Main Road, Landmark: Opposite Lane-5 & Above Reliance Jio Store, Pune

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Mon - Sat

10:00 - 01:00
04:00 - 07:00

Max. 15 mins wait + Verified details

Common questions & answers

Q: Who is a dentist?

A: A dentist is a doctor who practices dentistry. Dentistry involves the mouth, teeth, gums, and related areas. A dentist takes care of the overall oral healthcare. Common procedures performed at the dentist are tooth filling, tooth extraction, cleaning and polishing of teeth, and minor tooth surgeries like root canal treatment. Within dentistry, there are many specializations that require further training.

Q: What education qualifications are mandatory for a Dentist?

A: A doctoral degree in the field of dental medicine or dental surgery is required to become a dentist. The pre-requisite for doing a dental course is a 4-year bachelor’s degree in a science related field. Qualifying in the dental admission exam and enrolling in a dental school are the next steps.

Q: Should I consult a dentist for bad breath?

A: Bad breath is often due to lack of oral hygiene. In some cases, it may be an indication of some underlying health issue. Consulting a dentist for bad breath is the most logical step. A dentist will perform thorough examination of your teeth and gums to determine the cause of bad breath. Halitosis is the medical term for bad breath.

Q: How many sittings does a dentist take for Root canal treatment?

A: Root canal treatment is a dental procedure followed for advanced decay of tooth that cannot be repaired by filling. In this treatment the tooth pulp is removed, the space is cleaned and filled, and finally a crown is placed on the tooth. The number of sittings for a root canal treatment varies depending on the extent of tooth decay.

Q: Will a dentist perform surgery for wisdom tooth removal?

A: People who develop wisdom tooth may require extraction at a later time. A dentist is the right person to perform extraction of wisdom tooth. Once you book an appointment for tooth extraction, the dentist will appraise you of the entire procedure and after care. Sedation, numbing, tissue removal, bone removal, and tooth extraction are the steps of wisdom tooth removal.

Awards and Recognitions

Dr. S. H. Sheth Award - 1997


BDS - Government Dental College & Hospital, Mumbai, 1997




2001 - 2016 Proprietor at Dr. Ketkar Dental Clinic


A-7420 Maharashtra State Dental Council, 1999
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