why Dr Desai


About Dr. Desai
Experience! Let's face it if you want the job done right the first time, experience counts. Dr. Desai combines advanced training as a prosthodontist, the perfectionism of a precision artist, and over 35 years of experience.

Dr. Desai is a former Professor of Restorative Dentistry at the University of Maryland Dental School and has trained hundreds of locally and nationally known dentists. His life-long personal committment to delivering the most state-of-the-art care in prosthosdontic dentistry has consistently given him an edge in the dental care industry, for he is well-versed in the most cutting-edge dental procedures and technology. Dr. Desai is proud to bring Laser Dentistry to the region.


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Why Dr. Desai

1. Dr. Desai is a Prosthodontist

2. Dr. Desai is Experienced
Additional training for Prosthodontists is earned through a hospital or university-based program accredited by the American Dental Association. The training includes reviews of the literature, lectures, treatment of patients and laboratory experience in fabricating restorations. Prosthodontics is one of the nine dental specialties recognized by the American Dental Association. Graduate programs in Prosthodontics include classroom lectures and seminars, laboratory and clinical training in esthetics/cosmetics, crowns, bridges, veneers, inlays, complete and removable partial dentures, dental implants, TMD-jaw joint problems, traumatic injuries to the mouth’s structures, congenital or birth anomalies to teeth, snoring, sleep disorders, and oral cancer reconstruction and continuing care. Prosthodontists are masters of complete oral rehabilitation. A prosthodontist is dedicated to the highest standards of care in the restoration and replacement of teeth. Dr. Desai gas been practicing for over 35 years. He is a former Professor of Prosthodontics. He continues attending seminars and courses in his field to keep up to date on recent advances.

3. Dr. Desai is a Diagnostician
During your first visit, Dr. Desai will complete a comprehensive oral examination which will include full mouth x-rays, a periodontal, oral cancer, and TMJ screening evaluation of existing restorations and occlusion (how your lower and upper teeth meet). He will take the time to listen to all of your dental concerns. He will also make diagnostic models of your teeth if necessary.

4. Dr. Desai is an Architect of Dentistry
Based on his comprehensive examination, he will develop a customized and detailed treatment plan for your complete smile makeover. His smile design will not only enhance the function and beauty of your smile, but will also promote the longevity of your remaining teeth and maintain the health of the supporting bone and surrounding gums.

5. Dr. Desai is a Perfectionist
Some of his colleagues and patients call him the 'Michaelangelo of Dentistry'. He will take his time in every step of your treatment to achieve perfection. He does not believe in cutting corners or quick fixes. Dr. Desai schedules one patient at a time in order to give you his complete attention.

6. Dr. Desai DOES NOT SELL Dentistry
He will recomend treatment procedures on the basis of your needs only.

7. Dr. Desai is an Educator
He will take the time to explain the pros and cons of your treatment plan and also discuss optional plans, enabling you to improve and maintain your overall health.

8. Dr. Desai is Caring
Once he has accepted you as his patient, he will carefully design a treatment plan and treat you exactly as he would his family members. His top priority will be to provide excellent dental care and to protect your well being. We keep our operatories clean and use only sterile instruments. Instruments are sealed in individual packets and sterilized in a hospital grade sterilizer. We open the packets only after you are seated in the chair and are ready to begin the treatment. We take all precautions to prevent cross contamination between patients by thoroughly disinfecting every surface by wiping them with highly effective disinfectants.

9. Dr. Desai is Passionate about his Profession
He is enthusiastic about his profession and considers it a hobby. He enjoys performing every procedure like an artist at his best. He takes extreme pride in his work.

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Please contact our office at 410-997-7412 to discuss your Dental / Prosthodontics needs!