My Specialties

Dentistry

Endodontics

Orthodontics

Pediatrics

Operative Dentistry

Periodontics

Preventive dentistry

Endodontics

About Me

When you look at parents holding their newborns, one of the first things you notice is their smile. In fact, one of the most exciting moments for a parent is when their baby smiles back at them for the first time. My passion for dentistry grew realizing how important a person’s smile is throughout their life.

At Smile Citadel, I am determined to directly impact and serve my community in a positive way by being empathetic and attentive to your dental needs. My greatest joy comes from creating a great dental experience for my patients, and at the same time enhancing their sense of dignity and self-worth. I am passionate to continue building a reputation of exceptional dental care.

Latest Blogs

Invisible Braces
How Invisible Braces Can Fix Teeth Gaps
Dental gaps, or diastema, can impair your smile's appearance as well as its functionality. Thankfully, there's a discrete and efficient answer in the form of invisible braces. In this article, we'll discuss the advantages of this treatment, how invisible braces can...
Crooked Teeth
Crooked Teeth, and How Do You Fix It?
Teeth that are misaligned are called crooked teeth. They could be too far apart, overlap, or twist. Various factors can cause this, including heredity, thumb-sucking through childhood, or losing baby teeth too soon or too late.  Why Fix Crooked Teeth? Crooked...
Dealing with Dental Trauma
Dealing with Dental Trauma
Dental injuries can happen unexpectedly and cause pain and discomfort. It's important to be able to identify the different types of dental trauma and their symptoms, as well as know how to provide first aid treatments. This blog will help you understand what injured...
Root cavity
Root Cavity and Simple Ways to Prevent Them
The formation of root cavities, dental cavities, or caries in the enamel layers creates a real risk to oral health. They can cause discomfort and pain and, in extreme cases, lead to tooth loss. The risks associated with root cavities can be serious, and a simple...
Healthy Teeth
Healthy Teeth: How to Defeat Calculus Teeth
Maintaining clean and healthy teeth is crucial for a radiant smile and overall well-being. Still, the buildup of dental calculus or tartar can put your oral health at risk. This guide will provide you with an in-depth understanding of dental calculus, why it's...
Oral Health During Pregnancy
7 Tips for Good Oral Health During Pregnancy
Hey there, Mom-to-be! Congratulations on the great news of your pregnancy! As you get ready to welcome your little one, taking care of your overall health, including your oral health, is essential. Don't overlook the importance of maintaining good dental hygiene...
Different Types of Dental Filling Materials
Maintaining good oral hygiene is important to ensure healthy teeth and gums. However, despite our best efforts, cavities may still develop. It is important to promptly address any cavities as they can further damage the tooth. Dental fillings are one of the many tools...
over bite
Buck Teeth Treatment: Restoring Smile
Do you feel self-conscious because your front teeth protrude outwards? Do you find yourself covering your mouth when you smile or speak? If yes, then you might be suffering from a condition called "buck teeth." But don't worry; effective treatments are available to...
Wisdom Teeth Extraction: A Simple Guide
If you need to have your wisdom teeth removed, it's normal to feel a mix of emotions, including curiosity and concern. To help you prepare, here's a guide to what you can expect before, during, and after the extraction process. Before the Procedure: Preparing for the...
The Vital Role of Enamel in Healthy Teeth
Our teeth do more than just give us a beautiful smile; they are essential for biting and chewing our favorite foods, and they also help us express joy through our smiles. However, the enamel is the leader of this group of dental superheroes, as it acts as a protective...

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the importance of regular dental check-ups?

Regular dental check-ups are crucial for early detection of dental issues, prevention of oral diseases, and maintaining good oral health.

How often should we visit the dentist for check-ups?

It is recommended to visit the dentist every six months for routine check-ups and cleanings. However, the frequency may vary based on your oral health needs.

Is it necessary to replace missing teeth?

Yes, replacing missing teeth is important to maintain proper dental function and prevent issues like shifting of adjacent teeth and jaw problems.

Are dental X-rays safe?

Dental X-rays are safe and commonly used for diagnostic purposes. Modern technology has reduced radiation exposure, making them even safer.

Do braces hurt?

Braces can cause discomfort initially, but they do not typically hurt.

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