The Saying Goes – ‘Good Dentists Never Get On Your Nerves’.
And this is exactly what patients express when it comes to any kind of dental services provided by Dr. Jignesh Kothari (B.D.S., M.D.S)
Becoming a dentist wasn’t a decision that needed much thinking in Dr. Jignesh’s case. Ranking 1st in all orthodontic and dental (B.D.S) examinations and CET Entrance exam from University of Mumbai and Maharashtra University of Health Sciences, Nashik respectively showed how Dr. was dedicated and determined to achieve his dream in the future.
Since 2002, he has been practicing and working his way with his dental tools in Chhaya dental clinic (his previous dental clinic).
During his practicing days, the academic honors and achievements which he strived for, paved way in winning many titles and awards.
The Indian Dental Association honored him with scholastic awards for proficiency in dental materials, oral pathology and surgery, conservative dentistry, orthodontics, and prosthetics right from 1994 to 1997.
These years were most glorious as during this time he was shaping himself and building a path to making his major dental dream come true.
It was a moment of pride for his family when Colgate Palmolive honored him for his unique achievements in ranking first in all B.D.S examinations from Mumbai University, from first to final year.
As he kept attending summits held overseas and in India, Dr. Kothari bagged more awards. To add to his accreditations, the media i.e. newspapers and magazines published his articles wherein he featured in it as a young doctor. He was privileged when invited by radio FM 104 in Mumbai where he was interviewed on his work in the dentistry field.
He was also a part of the Miss India Femina panel helping participants get treated for their smile.
However, his main focus was Invisalign- a new form of braces invisible to the eye and quite advanced in the dentistry field. He is currently a Diamond Invisalign provider in Mumbai city at his private clinic.
Dr. worked hard to reach great heights in this field and his efforts worked wonders.
His Invisalign timeline shows that between 2012-2019, he got certified by Invisalign USA in Dubai and attended plenty of International Invisalign summits and meetings in Southeast Asia and UAE. Alongside, all his three cases were successfully accepted at Invisalign global gallery.
He also managed to publish three white papers giving information on Invisalign treatments. Dr. is a key opinion leader in this field. He started off as Platinum provider, went on to become Platinum Elite provider and emerged as Current Tier Diamond provider.
Lectures on lingual orthodontics and Invisalign was his daily affair at various national and international orthodontic meets from 2007-2019 spread over 12years. He still conducts workshops and study clubs to help guide fellow orthodontists about treatments within the Invisalign system.
His other milestones include
- Founder President – Lingual Orthodontic Society India(L.O.S.)
- Titular Member -European society of Lingual Orthodontics (E.S.L.O.)
- Fellow World federation of Orthodontists (WFO)
- Member American association of Orthodontists (AAO)
An addition to his milestone is his own customized lingual appliance, India’s first widely used lingual appliance, by other orthodontists too. He rules the world of lingual braces in India.
With over 47years of experience in advanced dental care and over 18years in invisible orthodontics, Dr. Jignesh along with his wife Dr. Hetal, head the center for advanced dentistry and invisible braces.
In whole of western India, this center headed by Dr. Kothari is the 1st Diamond Invisalign provider (since 2012) along with all other dental and orthodontic treatments including advanced cosmetic dentistry treatments.
His dental clinic in Mumbai has been in private practice since last 18years.