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Dr. Kumar Raja Gaddam

Dr. Kumar Raja Gaddam

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BDS, MDS - Paedodontics And Preventive Dentistry, MS - Psychology

Pediatric Dentist

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6 Years Experience Overall  (6 years as specialist)

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Dr. Kumar Raja is a Pediatric Dentist in Currency Nagar, Vijayawada and has an experience of 3 years in this field. Dr. Kumar Raja practices at Little Mouth Pediatric Dental Hospital in Currency Nagar, Vijayawada. He completed BDS from SDM College of Dental Sciences, Dharwad in 2010 and MDS - Pedodontics from Narayana Dental College Hospital in 2014. He is a member of Indian Dental Association and Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry.

Currency nagar, Vijayawada

Little Mouth Pediatric Dental Hospital

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48-10-12/1, Eluru Road, Landmark: Beside Rainbow Children Hospital, Vijayawada

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Mon - Tue, Thu - Sat

10:30 - 01:00
05:00 - 09:00

Wed

10:30 - 01:00
05:00 - 07:45

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Common questions & answers

Q: Which age group of children does a paediatric dentist treat?

A: A pediatric dentist treats children who are six months old and treats kids who are in their late teens upto 18 years of age.

Q: Does a pediatric dentist deal with straightening of teeth?

A: Yes. A pediatric dentist deals with teeth straightening using braces. A pediatric orthodontist is better qualified to do this.

Q: Can I take my child to a pediatric dentist for root canal treatment?

A: Yes. You can take your child to a pediatric dentist to get a root canal done. This is better than going to an adult dentist, as pediatric dentists know how to calm down a child for the treatment.

Q: What treatments does a pediatric dentist specialize in?

A: Pediatric dentists offer the following options: 1. Oral health checkup 2. Assessment and treatment to straighten teeth and help improve improper bite 3. Repairing tooth defects and cavities 4. Diagnosing oral conditions related to asthma, hay fever, congenital heart disease, diabetes, ADHD etc. 5.Managing gum diseases like ulcers, pediatric periodontal disease, mucoceles, short frenulae, etc."

Q: What is the education qualification of a pediatric dentist?

A: Like with a general dentist, you need to have a Bachelor's and Master's degree in Dental Science. However, here you will have to complete your Master's degree in Pediatric Dentistry.

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Awards and Recognitions

Gold Medalist in Pediatric Dentist - 2014
Best Scientific Researcher Paper at 33rd ISPPD Mangalore - 2011
Best Scientific Researcher Paper at National Conference at Tirupathi - 2012

Education

BDS - SDM College of Dental Sciences, Dharwad, 2010
MDS - Paedodontics And Preventive Dentistry - Narayana Dental College Hospital, 2014
MS - Psychology - SDM College of Dental Sciences, Dharwad, 2016

Memberships

Indian Dental Association
Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry

Experience

2014 - 2016 Primary Doctor at Little Mouth
2012 - 2014 Residence doctor at Rainbow Dental Hospital

Registrations

A15482 Andhra Pradesh State Dental Council, 2014
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