Prosthodontist sets up teaching academy in India to assist indigent patients

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Dr. Saj Jivraj, founder of the Anacapa Dental Art Institute in Oxnard and Woodland Hills, Calif., has partnered with leading dentists in India to help educate fellow clinicians there in cutting-edge dental techniques.

Dr. Saj Jivraj is a prosthodontist and former Chairman Section of Fixed Prosthodontics and Operative Dentistry at University of Southern California School of Dentistry.

Dr. Saj Jivraj is a prosthodontist and former Chairman Section of Fixed Prosthodontics and Operative Dentistry at University of Southern California School of Dentistry.

Dr. Saj Jivraj, founder of the Anacapa Dental Art Institute in Oxnard and Woodland Hills, Calif., has partnered with leading dentists in India to help educate fellow clinicians there in cutting-edge dental techniques.

Jivraj, an award-winning prosthodontist and former chairmen of University of Southern California School of Dentistry’s Fixed Prosthodontics and Operative Dentistry section, specializes in implant, cosmetic and reconstructive dentistry. He is an international lecturer and has authored more than two dozen articles on implant and restorative dentistry for the British Dental Association. He is recognized as an expert in the All-on-Four dental implants technique.

Jivraj, along with the Indian Society of Oral Implantology, Nobel Biocare and the Rajan Dental Institute, are forming a foundation to give patients with no resources state-of-the-art treatments.

The educational arm of the foundation will be called the American Academy Of Implant and Esthetic Dentistry, and it will provide educational opportunities for dentists in India. It will launch in April 2014.

Anacapa Dental Art Institute is a dental practice with offices in Oxnard and Woodland Hills, Calif. Its specialties include:
● All-on-Four/All-on-Six dental implants
● Mini dental implants
Teeth in a Day
Teeth in an Hour
● Sedation dentistry
● Cosmetic dentures (“facelift”)

Dr. Mamaly Reshad, also a former chairmen of University of Southern California School of Dentistry’s Fixed Prosthodontics and Operative Dentistry section, is also at the Anacapa Dental Art Institute. He has been published in numerous peer-reviewed journals and textbooks on topics related to prosthodontics, aesthetics and implant dentistry. He also is an international lecturer.

Dr. Reshad is on the editorial board for the highly prestigious Journal of Aesthetic and Restorative Dentistry. He is an honorary clinical teacher at the Eastman Dental Institute and a member of the faculty of the Global Institute for Dental Education.

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