MDS - Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopaedics
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Dr. Zuber Mahida is a Orthodontist,Dentist and Dentofacial Orthopedist in Kamrej Char Rasta, Surat and has an experience of 4 years in these fields. Dr. Zuber Mahida practices at The Dentist Hub in Kamrej Char Rasta, Surat. He completed MDS - Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopaedics from Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore, India in 2016.
Friendly nature.Always ready to solve small query.Always get in touch with patients.Productive in relation to his cost.
It was such a good experience. Dr. Zuber was really a good doctor. My first preference was Dr. Zuber Mahida. Thank you so much for such a good response from Dr. Zuber
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.