Dentistry

Whether its your baby’s first tooth or a root canal treatment, our experts provide timely and affordable dental care for every member of your family. Our specialists use the best available techniques in a most soothing atmosphere to treat some of the most common to the most complex dental conditions ranging from root canals to wisdom tooth removal, from cavity treatment to the alignment of teeth with braces, as well as dental implants, veneers and crowns.In fact, we go a step ahead to provide dental packages for corporates offering comprehensive and holistic healing for employees.

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We provide excellent care, right from diagnosis to the treatment and beyond at our world-class hospitals.

Facilities

Well equipped with the latest medical equipment, modern technology & infrastructure, Aster Hospital is one of the best hospitals in India.

Digital Imaging

From diagnostics and treatment to superior quality images and streamlined work processes, digital imaging incorporates effectiveness with each communication. We build case acceptance with better patient training that originates from improved imaging, and see our practice develop in wellbeing. With digital imaging, you don’t just appreciate the advantages of prompt radiographs; you're additionally getting a clearer picture that prompts complete analysis. Additionally, it's a chance to build persistent security by decreasing radiation exposure by up to 80 percent when contrasted with conventional film-based frameworks

Sleep Dentistry

Sleep dentistry is regularly utilized as an agent for anti-anxiety to help keep dental patients quiet amid dental visits, and is habitually utilized in local anesthetics. Rest dentistry can help you: -

  • Relax and quiet your nerves
  • Feel somewhat more alright with the dental system
  • Avoid anxiety as you experience long hours of surgery
  • Control a terrible gag reflex

The objective of sleep dentistry is to reduce pain and inconvenience amid dental treatment. In any case, not at all like deep sedation, where dental practitioners utilize general anesthesia, sleep dentistry empowers you to react to discourse or touch, so you can convey any uneasiness to your sedation dentist

Smile Design

Smile design incorporates groups of family dental practitioners and children’s dental specialists to give dentistry to young patients. Each of our family and pediatric dental specialists has warm, agreeable identities that help your stay agreeable through methods like: -

  • Exams to screen for oral wellbeing and formative state of the bite
  • Cleanings, fluoride, and dental sealants to ensure good smiles and prevent decay
  • Oral cleanliness direction to guarantee better brushing and flossing propensities
  • Sports guards that help anticipate broken teeth
  • Braces to fix the misalignment of the teeth
  • White fillings that are littler, less intrusive, and mix in with the grin
  • Pulpotomies and crowns to reduce or eliminate toothaches and abscesses

Dr. Benny Joseph 

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Dr. Benny Joseph 
Senior Consultant Maxillofacial Surgeon 
MDS 
Speciality
Dentistry
Experience
15 Years
Hospital
Aster MIMS Calicut
Languages
English
Overview

Dr.Benny completed his BDS and MDS from Kasthurba Medical College Manipal, in the year 1989 and 1993 respectively. He then joined there as Asst. Professor and continued his service till 1999. He is one of the most experienced maxillofacial surgeons in Malabar Region. He has done more than 3000 maxillofacial surgeries in his illustrious career. He is an implatnologist with immense experience. His areas of interest include trauma surgery, aesthetic facial surgery and maxillofacial tumor surgeries
 

Dr. Sherry Peter

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Dr. Sherry Peter
Senior Consultant
FRCS, FDS RCS in Oral Surgery, MDS in Orthodontics,BDS, MBBS
Speciality
Dentistry
Experience
25 Years
Hospital
Aster Medcity Kochi
Languages
English, Hindi, Malayalam, Tamil
Overview

Dr. Sherry Peter is a Craniomaxillofacial Surgeon who can transform looks and life of people with his unmatched surgical skills. One of the finest CMF Surgeons in the country, he has more than 18 years of experience to his credit. An expert in Maxillofacial Surgery, his areas of special interest are Inter Disciplinary Management of cleft lip, palate and other craniofacial anomalies, Distraction Osteogenesis, Craniofacial Surgery and Orthognathic Surgery. He is former Clinical Professor at AIMS, Kochi and held the position of Programme Director of 1 year Fellowship in Cleft and Craniofacial Surgery

Awards and recognitions
  • Clinical Professor- Dept. of Head and Neck Surgery, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kerala
  • Postgraduate Trainer for MDS (Maxillofacial Surgery) and MCh (Plastic Surgery) trainees
  • Programme Director, Cleft and Craniofacial Fellowship
  • Project Director, Smiletrain- (A cleft lip and palate programme in partnership with “Smiletrain” an NGO focused on cleft deformities)
  • Reader- Dept. of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Amrita College of Dentistry, Kerala
  • National faculty- AO –CMF Workshops in India
  • Senior House Officer- Dept. of Maxillofacial Surgery, District General Hospital, Cheltenham and Glouchester, UK
  • Senior House Officer- Dept. of Maxillofacial Surgery, District General Hospital, York, UK,
  • Trained in Maxillofacial Surgery in the UK
  • Registrar- Dept. of Craniofacial Surgery, K.S. Hegde Memorial Hospital, Mangalore
  • Delivered several key note addresses and talks in International and National Conferences
  • Made Inaugural lectures and presentations at Conferences, National and International level meetings and programmes
  • Invited Faculty to deliver lectures at Medical Colleges, Maxillofacial Workshops and Meetings in India and abroad
  • Heads programmes and conducts workshops on topics pertaining to Craniomaxillofacial surgery in and outside India
  • Several research articles International and Indian medical Journals
  • Contributed a Chapter on “ Multidisciplinary team management of congenital orofacial deformities “ in the text book titled “ Integrated Clinical Orthodontics “ published by Wiley -Blackwell

Dr. Latha P Rao

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Dr. Latha P Rao
Consultant
MDS, BDS
Speciality
Dentistry
Experience
19 Years
Hospital
Aster Medcity Kochi
Languages
English, Malayalam, Hindi, Marathi
Overview

Dr. Latha P Rao, Consultant, Department of Craniomaxillofacial Surgery, has 6 years of experience in surgical management of Craniomaxillofacial anomalies. Specialising in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, her areas of special interest are Orthognathic Surgery, Interdisciplinary management of cleft and Craniofacial Anomalies, Craniofacial Osseointegrated Implants, Distraction Osteogenesis and Maxillofacial Trauma. She is former Professor, Dept. of Head and Neck Surgery and Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, AIMS, Kochi.

Awards and recognitions
  • Faculty, Cleft and Craniofacial Fellowship, AIMS, Kochi
  • Undergraduate Trainer- BDS, AIMS, Kochi,/p>
  • Postgraduate Trainer, MDS (Maxillofacial Surgery), AIMS, Kochi
  • Maxillofacial Surgeon, Dept. of OMFS, T.D. Medical College, Alappuzha
  • Highest mark Award – 2nd and 3rd - BDS
  • Dr. Jacob Zacharia Memorial Award for top mark in Oral Pathology,
  • Top Mark Scorer award – Final year BDS, IDA, Kerala
  • Top mark award in Prosthetic Dentistry, IDA, Kerala
  • Top mark award in Oral Surgery, IDA, Kerala
  • First rank holder & Gold Medal Winner, Kerala University- Final year BDS
  • Prof Dr Kannappan – Vasuki National Award for the best dissertation in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Best Performance award -Immediate Trauma Life Support Course by The Trauma Life Support Society, Ernakulam Medical Centre, Kochi
  • Attained fellowship of the Indian Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons of India, in the exam conducted in Hyderabad, November

Dr. Abdul Hafiz

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Dr. Abdul Hafiz
Associate Consultant
MDS, BDS
Speciality
Dentistry
Experience
16 Years
Hospital
Aster Medcity Kochi
Languages
Malayalam, Tamil, Kannada
Overview

A Paedodontist with more than 16 years of experience, Dr. Abdul Hafiz is an expert at conducting dental procedures for children and young adults. Trained in full mouth rehabilitation of children under general anaesthesia and conscious sedation, he also excels in providing specialised dental care to differently-abled children. He holds a Master of Dental Surgery (MDS) from AB Shetty Memorial Institute of Dental Sciences, Mangalore, and a Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) from SDM College of Dental Sciences, Dharwad). A former professor and undergraduate trainer at MES Dental College, Perinthalmanna, Kerala, Dr. Hafiz’s articles have been published in various international and national journals. He was a Consultant Paediatric Dentist at some of the most reputed hospitals in Malappuram, Kannur, and Calicut, before joining Aster Medcity.

Awards and recognitions
  • Former Professor & UG trainer at MES Dental College, Perinthalmanna, Kerala
  • Consultant Paediatric Dentist at some of the most reputeded hospitals in Malappuram, Kannur and Calicut
  • Published articles in various international and national journals

Dr. Jijo Paul

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Dr. Jijo Paul
Associate Consultant
FIDEA, MDS, BDS
Speciality
Dentistry
Experience
15 Years
Hospital
Aster Medcity Kochi
Languages
Malayalam, English, Hindi
Overview

A highly trained Dental Surgeon with more than 15 years of experience to his credit,Dr. Jijo Paul is an expert in Maxillo -Facial Prosthesis and Dental Implantology. He is the first Surgeon in India to develop a mouth stick appliance for paralysed patients (the first case of its kind in the country and the fifth in the world). Dr.Jijo Paul also holds the honour of being the developer of India's first indigenous closed field magnetic system supported dentures and cranio facial prosthesis.

Awards and recognitions
  • Emergency Services, Cochin International Airport Ltd (CIAL)
  • Professional Consultant, Zhermack, Italy
  • Consultant Maxillofacial Prosthodontist, Dept. of Head and Neck Surgery,Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi
  • Professor of Prosthetic and Implantology, MES Dental College, Perithalmanna Indigenous development of:
  • Materials and new techniques facial prosthesis
  • Material and methods for denture identification for forensic Odontology


Member of:

  • International College Of Prosthodontics USA
  • Indian Dental Association
  • Indian Prosthodontic Society
  • Magnetic Society Of India
  • Dental Research Of India
  • Tamil Nadu Dental Council


Awards

  • Dr. Barucha Award
  • Dr .F.D Mirza Award

Dr. Suma Menon N

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Dr. Suma Menon N
Consultant
Research in Periodontal Bone Loss, Fellowship in Oral Implantology, MDS, BDS
Speciality
Dentistry
Experience
12 Years
Hospital
Aster Medcity Kochi
Languages
Malayalam, English, Hindi, Tamil, Kannada
Overview

A Periodontist with more than 12 years of experience. Dr. Suma Menon is an expert in all aspects of general dentistry, advanced periodontal treatment and cosmetic dentistry. Trained at some of the best medical universities in the United States and India, her areas of special interest are periodontal regenerative procedures,periodontal plastic & aesthetic surgery and general dentistry.

Awards and recognitions
  • Specialised training in laser dentistry

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