Neil graduated from MGR Medical University, India in 1996 and has working ever since in private practice as well as multi-speciality hospitals. He was also instrumental in starting up state of the art dental departments in various hospitals in India. After completing his Advanced Diploma in Oral Health in Australia in 2015 , he moved to New Zealand in 2016. Neil has a keen interest in general dentistry and pays more attention to how it affects ones general health and well being. He has a holistic touch to his practice and treats the underlying issues causing dental problems, educates the patient, discusses issues affecting the oral health and establishes treatment plans that will suit their lifestyle, finances and their immediate or long-term needs.
He has been an international speaker in the field of oral health and has attended numerous workshops and courses all over the world. Neil’s extensive and in-depth knowledge of every specialty allows him to diagnose your condition accurately and often offers you unique solutions that you would not easily find anywhere else. His moto “Pain free dentistry” draws patients for his gentleness and kind chair side manners.
He has worked in multi-speciality hospitals back in India for quite a long time and had the rare opportunity working along side renowned Cardiologists, Plastic surgeons, Neurosurgeons, Orthopaedicians, and has been very supportive in treating their patients with dental problems. He was also a panel dental surgeon for cleft lip and palate team in collaboration with “Smile train”,USA. His interest in implants and complicated root canal treatments had always spurred him to attend advanced courses and workshops to keep himself updated with the latest advances.
Neil loves the beach, travelling and keeping active. You can find him on the weekend exploring new cafes, getting out and about, hitting the gym or playing tennis or snooker . He welcomes any recommendations for local and trendy places to explore!