Fremont, CA (PRWEB) August 20, 2014
The Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) is pleased to announce that Munira Lokhandwala, DDS, FAGD of Starbrite Dental in Fremont, California, recently received the association’s Fellowship Award during the AGD 2014 Annual Meeting & Exhibits, which took place June 26-29 in Detroit.
The AGD Fellowship Award is presented to dentists who seek to provide the highest-quality dental care by remaining current in their profession. To earn this prestigious honor, Dr. Lokhandwala completed 500 hours of continuing dental education, passed a comprehensive written exam, and fulfilled three years of continuous membership in the AGD.
As a Fellowship Award recipient, Dr. Lokhandwala joins more than 6,400 active AGD Fellows who have gone above and beyond the basic requirements to care for their patients’ oral health.
“We are proud to honor Dr. Lokhandwala for her commitment in reaching this lofty goal,” says AGD President W. Carter Brown, DMD, FAGD. “She has distinguished herself professionally among her peers and is a role model for both her fellow dentists and the Fremont community.
Dr. Lokhandwala graduated from the University of Bombay in 1991 and currently practices dentistry in Fremont and Dublin, CA.
About the Academy of General Dentistry:
The Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) is a professional association of 38,000 general dentists dedicated to providing quality dental care and oral health education to the public. AGD members stay up to date in their profession through a commitment to continuing education. Founded in 1952, The AGD is the second largest dental association in the United States, and it is the only association that exclusively serves the needs and represents the interests of general dentists. A general dentist is the primary care provider for patients of all ages and is responsible for the diagnosis, treatment, management and overall coordination of services related to patients’ oral health needs. For more information about the AGD, visit http://www.agd.org. The AGD is a member of the “Partnership for Healthy Mouths, Healthy Lives,” a first-of-its-kind national dental coalition composed of 37 leading dental health organizations. The Partnership’s campaign is designed to educate parents and caregivers on how to improve their children’s oral health in simple ways.
About Starbrite Dental:
StarBrite Dental is a Fremont-based one-stop dental practice providing the complete range of family and cosmetic dentistry. Dr. Munira Lokhandwala and her talented team of associates and staff have some of the highest accolades and reviews in the Bay Area. The services provided by StarBrite Dental include dental implants, cerec crowns, six-month smiles orthodontics, periodontal treatment and surgery, laser gum treatment, IV and conscious sedation and pediatric dentistry. For more information about the dental practice, visit their website today.