General Dental Pracitioner, Special Interest in Dental Implants and Full Mouth Rehabilitation
Dr Shailaja K Prasad is a very experienced dentist who has worked internationally. She excelled academically receiving her dental degree from Nagpur University in 1999 following which she gained clinical experience in Mumbai and Bangalore before heading to the UK.
In London she worked and received training in the department of Oral and Maxillofacial surgery at Guy’s Hospital, King’s College Hospital and Queen Mary’s Hospital all affiliated to the National Health Services in England. She was awarded the MFDS RCS (Eng) (Membership of the Faculty of Dental surgery, The Royal College of Surgeons of England) in 2005.
Dr.Prasad has successfully completed the 300 hour MaxiCourse® of the AAID (American Academy of Implant Dentistry) and is a member of good standing of the aforementioned academy. She has undertaken specialist training in treating patients with temporomandibular pain and in treating patients with a worn dentition needing rehabilitation, from the Dawson Academy, USA.
She is proficient in taking care of the medically compromised patient, the paediatric patient, procedures involving cosmetic dentistry, dental implants, endodontics, crown and bridge and oral surgery including wisdom tooth removal, minor oral surgical procedures and full mouth rehabilitation.
She personally believes in tooth conservation, and therefore practices minimally invasive dentistry with a strong focus on a hygienic and an ethical dental practice.
Consultant Orthodontist, Invisalign Certified Orthodontist
Dr. Roopak Mathew, a post graduate in Orthodontics, from the prestigious A.B Shetty Memorial Institute of Dental sciences, Mangalore, is currently working as Assistant Professor in the department of Orthodontics, R.V Dental college and Hospital, Bangalore. He has received formal training in Lingual Orthodontics under Dr. Hee Moon Kung attached to Kyungpook National University, Korea. Dr. Roopak is one of the few practising lingual orthodontics in Bangalore. He has various national and international publications to his credit. He is actively engaged in clinical research with the postgraduates of the department.
Dr. Roopak is now an Invisalign certified orthodontist, one of the very few to earn this distinction in the country.
Dr. Beena Roopak MDS (Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery)
Consultant Maxillofacial Surgeon and Implantologist
Dr. Beena Roopak completed her MDS in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery from Yenepoya Dental College, Mangalore.She is also a certified Implantologist and has received formal training in the use of the NobleBiocare Implant systems(U.S.A).She also uses the Lifecare Implant System.
She has undergone training in the Advanced course on Cleft Rhinoplasty.
She has also received training in advanced traumatology from Malaysia.I have had a long association with Dr. Beena and in my experience I can say that she has a pleasing personality and is very gentle with her patients.
Dr. Shivaprasad MDS (Phd) Periodontist and Implantologist
Senior Lecturer in the department of Periodontics, Rajarajeshwari Dental College and Hospital, Bangalore.
Currently pursuing a phd in ‘Interleukins’ as a part time researcher at the prestigious Government Dental College and Hospital, Bangalore, Dr. Shivaprasad is an extremely competent Periodontist and performs the following procedures with ease: flap surgeries, mucogingival surgeries, gingivectomy, gingivoplasty, depigmentation, bone grafting and GTR techniques, splinting, local drug delivery and others.
He is also a skilled implantologist and is competent in the following procedures: full mouth implant placement, implant supported fixed partial dentures, hybrid dentures, maxillary sinus lift procedures, bone grafting and augmentation for implant placement.
He is also proficient in the use of lasers in dentistry and periodontics.
He is actively involved in research projects and has to his credit several scientific publications in national and international journals.