BDS, MDS (Orthodontics)
Dr. Pankaj Pupneja has done MDS in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics from Post-Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh, the most prestigious institute for Orthodontics training in India.
He obtained extensive experience in treating unpleasant smiles and faces, irregularities of teeth, asymmetric faces, abnormal growth of jaws and patients with cleft lip and palate with high quality braces providing maximum comfort to the patients during treatment.
He received specialized training of Lingual orthodontics (invisible braces).
Dr Pankaj Pupneja is also a certified Invisalign treatment provider.
He is an active member of Indian Orthodontic Society
Dr Pupneja is exclusively dedicated to provide Orthodontic treatment to all age groups at Faces n Smiles dental and Orthodontic Clinic, Chandigarh. He advocates that the braces treatment is a super specialized treatment and should be done from a certified experienced Orthodontist.
Orthodontic treatment is a long procedure that begins with a good diagnosis and treatment plan. First consultations at Faces n Smiles usually last 30 minutes, and we will fully explain the braces treatment process and various options to you.
Whenever you have a question, we encourage you to write it down. Our staff will be happy to answer your questions in our office during a private consultation where we will evaluate your situation, discuss your goals, and describe a strategy customized to your needs. During this appointment, the total cost of the treatment and the installment payment plan will be discussed. The charges may vary from person to person due to the fact that the treatment is customized based on an individual’s needs. As your efficient and polite team, we strive to make sure you leave the office feeling informed and able to make a confident decision, no matter what. Our counselors will never stalk you on the phone since we respect your privacy and discretion at all times. Rather, we will patiently wait for you to call the Orthodontist of your choice.
Once you decide toahead with the treatment and give your consent, the next step is to take full orthodontic records (photographs and study models) for which a separate visit will be fixed your convenience. After the and photos, detailed individualized treatment plan your priorities will be explained. From here onwards, the active braces treatment starts in mind. Remember, failing to plan is planning to fail. So don’t be in a hurry to on. After all, yours or your child’s mouth at the end.
The follow up visits are usually kept at the gap of 4-6 weeks which require tightening or change of wires, putting elastics. At Faces n Smiles, high quality photographs with DSLR camera are taken at different key stages of treatment to see the progress of treatment in right direction.
At the completion of treatment, retainers are delivered to the patient on the same day after removal of braces. Regular follow up visits are maintained to check the fit of retainers.
A great vow smile at end needs quality at every step of the treatment starting right from expertise of the Doctor to the quality of braces used. The difference between good and great is massive.