Dr. Ankita Baheti completed her masters in Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry from Hitkarini Dental College, Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh. Her specialties include Pedodontics and General Dentistry. She is the dentist for children at Smylife Dental.
Dental phobias typically manifest early in life and are usually the result of a difficult or traumatic experiences in the dental chair. The work done by Dr. Ankita Baheti influences the child’s perception of the dentist for years to come and can be a huge determining factor in whether that person will seek dental care as an adult.
She treats every patient as if they were her own children and has specialized expertise and skill to be able to adapt and care for any child that comes to her for treatment.
Her goal is to in-still the importance of oral health care to her patients early on and to ensure that dental visits are always fun for both parents and their children. To her, every patient’s teeth are works of art. Understanding that dental visits can be intimidating for young children, providing compassionate care and a comfortable experience is always priority for her.
She has presented several posters and papers and has won the Best Paper Award in 39th Annual Conference of Indian Society of Pedodontics(Dentist for children) and Preventive Dentistry, Pedosphere at Chennai in 2017.
She enjoys drawing, painting, cooking, dancing and spending time with family and friends.
Practo Profile: Dr. Ankita Baheti