(2005) Bachelors of Dental Surgery – BVP University (Pune, India)
(2011) Masters of Dental Surgery – Periodontics & Oral Implantology – RGUHS University (Karnataka, India)
(2013) Fellowship of International Congress of Oral Implantologists – ICOI (USA)
(2014) Fellowship in Advanced Oral Implantology – BDCH Davangere (Karnataka, India)
The Journey So Far…
Dr. Desai started off his professional training in 2005 wherein he completed his dental degree and his Masters program in India. As if proving his brilliance in academics was just not enough, he cleared the masters with a GOLD MEDAL. He went onto various training institutes of India and abroad to join the stalwarts and received the advanced training in Implant Dentistry. Due to strong work ethics, In 2016, he received the national nomination for “Implantologist of the year”, and was honored with the prestigious “Highly Commended Periodontist Award” (considered as The Oscars in Dentistry) by the renowned dental bodies of India.
Throughout his professional journey, he has gained tremendous knowledge on Periodontology (problems related to gum Diseases, commonly known as “Pyorrhea” in India), Dental Implantology and Cosmetic Dentistry. Dr. Desai, amongst some of the best dental surgeons in Surat, has authored 16 Publications and co-authored a book in the field of Dentistry. Due to his outstanding research paper presentation, Indian Society of Periodontology honored him with the “Brig. Dr. J. K. Gupta Award 2013” and some of his papers are well cited by the researchers from all around the world.
Currently along with his private practice, he maintains the director post of ITI study club (International Team for Implantology) of Surat. In the past, he was serving as the faculty at Ahmedabad Dental College & Hospital (ADC, Ahmedabad) and also as an Executive Member of Indian Dental Association (IDA) as well as Adajan Dentists’ Club (ADC) of Surat.
He happens to be a volleyball enthusiast and loves light hearted entertainment the few times when he doesn’t have teeth on his mind.