The Department of Periodontics, MGM Dental College & Hospital, was established in 2004 with a vision to be a Department with International standards pertaining to academics and clinical therapeutics, providing state of the art Treatment facilities and newer innovative techniques and excel in the field of Clinical and Epidemiological Research in Periodontology. This branch of dentistry deals with the maintenance of the health of the teeth and their supporting structures. The treatment modalities range from simple procedures like cleaning of teeth, gum surgeries to advanced techniques like bone regeneration, implants and laser surgeries.

Acadmic Qualification:

  • BDS:Government Dental College & Hospital, Mumbai,1992
  • MDS:Government Dental College & Hospital, Mumbai.1998

Awards / Honors Received:

  • Secured 1st rank in the subject of Orthodontics & 2nd rank in the subject of Periodontics at final B.D.S. examination in Govt Dental College & Hospital
    1. Surg. Commodore J. K. Gupta perio award for best case report at the XXI ISP conference, Mangalore Feb 15-16 1997.
    2. Surg. Commodore J. K. Gupta perio award for best case report at the XXII ISP conference, Nagpur 1998.

Professional Affiliations:

  • Member of International Team of Implantologists (ITI), Switzerland.
  • Member of review board of Journal of Indian Dental Asociation (JIDA) and Journal of Public Health and Epidemiology.
  • Member of editorial advisory board of Quintessence International Asia-Pacific edition Journal.
  • Registered with Maharashtra State Dental Council
  • Member of Indian Society of Periodontology
  • Member of Indian Dental Association

Dr. Vineet Kini, Professor

Acadmic Qualification:

  • BDS:College of Dental Sciences, Davangere,Kuvempu University,1999
  • MDS:Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Manipal,2005
  • MBA:Sikkim Manipal University Distance Education,Sikkim Manipal University,2014

Dr sarika shetty, reader

Acadmic Qualification:

  • BDS:AB Shetty memorial institute of dental sciences,1999
  • MDS:DYPatil school of dentistry,Pad dr dy patil vidyapeeth,2005

Awards / Honors Received:

  • Gold medal in MDS periodontology

Professional Affiliations:

  • Life member of Indian Society of Periodontology.

Dr. Sujeet Khiste, Reader

Acadmic Qualification:


Awards / Honors Received:

  • Awarded Gold medal in MDS Periodontics RGUHS examinations in 2013
  • Awarded the First Prize in the ISP National Essay Competition on the topic of "Critical Analysis of Biomarkers in Current Periodontal Practice" in August 2010 (Post-graduate category

Professional Affiliations:

  • Life member of Indian Society of periodontology

Manjeet Mapara, Lecturer

Acadmic Qualification:

  • BDS:Government Dental College, Mumbai University, 2003
  • MDS:Manipal Dental College, MAHE, 2010

Dr. Ankita Deshmukh, Lecturer

Acadmic Qualification:

  • BDS:DY Patil University, School of Dentistry,2010
  • MDS:DY Patil University, School of Dentistry,2016

Professional Affiliation:

  • Life member of Indian Society of Periodontology (ISP)
  • Annual member of IDA
  • Registered with MSDC (A-21921)

Dr. Trupti Naykodi, Lecturer

Acadmic Qualification:

  • BDS:Dr. D.Y.Patil School Of Dentistry,2011
  • MDS:Dr. D.Y.Patil School Of Dentistry,2016

Professional Affiliations:

  • Member of Indian Dental Association
  • Member of Indian Society of Periodontology
  • Registered with MSDC

Dr.Agraja Patil, Lecturer

Acadmic Qualification:


Professional Affiliations:

  1. Registered under Maharashtra State Dental Council
  2. Life Member of Indian Society of Periodontology
  3. Member of Indian Dental association, Navi Mumbai branch
  4. Member of Panvel Dental Welfare association

Dr. Amruta Joshi, Lecturer

Acadmic Qualification:

  • BDS:Pandit deendayal Upadhyay dental college,MUHS,Nasik,2013
  • MDS:Mahatma Gandhi Mission’s dental college and hospital,MUHS,2018

Professional Affiliations:

  • Indian Society of Periodontology
  • Registered with MSDC

Awards / Honors Recieved:

  • Best scientific paper presentation “Combating dental aerosols – Revisiting Pre-procedural rinses.” at intercollegiate scientific event, MGM dental college and hospital, NaviMumbai.
  • Second best scientific paper presentation “Non-surgical periodontal therapy – Impact on the dynamics of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus” at intercollegiate scientific event, MGMdental college and hospital, Navi Mumbai.
  • Second prize at Young Pro Awards in Regenerative dentistry by Straumann for “Comparative Evaluation of the Release Profile of Platelet Derived Growth Factor-BB in Gingival Crevicular Fluid Collected After Use of Platelet Rich Fibrin and Collagen Membrane Containing Recombinant Human Platelet Derived Growth Factor-BB to TreatLocalized Intrabony Defects.- A Randomized Clinical and Biochemical study. (Dissertation)” at Bone and Tissue Days 2018, Berlin, Germany.
  • Secured 3rd Rank in the MUHS in MDS Periodontics examination in 2018.

Routine Treatment Procedures

Scaling/Cleaning Of Teeth

Flap Surgery

Treatment Of Gingival Enlargement

Periodontal Esthetic Precedures:

Gummy Smile

Coverage Of Denuded Roots

Gingival Depigmentation (Management of Dark Gums)

GTR and Bone Graft Furcation Defects:

Grade Ii Furcation Defect

Pre-operative Evaluation and Incision

Incision and Defect

Incision and Defect

Bone Graft Placed and Sutures Placed

Dressing Given and 1 Week Recall

Preoperative IOPA 1 Month Recall IOPA

Grade Iii Furcation

Preoperative Evaluation

Incision and GTR Placement

Sutures Placed Dressing Given

Preoperative IOPA and Postoperative IOPA

1 Week Recall

1 Month Recall



"My experience in this department was good.
It’s completely satisfactory. Doctors are good."

-Uzma Aafrin


"Staff and Consultant behavior is good. I appreciate all. Also the hospital is maintained clean."

-Khushboo Singh


"Treatment was delayed but it was done nicely. I am very thankful to my doctor to educate me as well."

-Devyani Sharma


"I am happy with the work and thankful to the doctor. Had to wait for long for my turn but the work in the end got done. So thank you."

-Pappu Pandey


"I was treated for full mouth implant supported fixed teeth. I lost my teeth at an early age due to gum disease. But the treatment was done very perfectly. Though the treatment duration was long, I am happy with the results."

-Saajan Patil