Dr Rajesh Kumar
Dentist GDC No.149824 | BDS, MFDS, RCS.
Dr Kumar qualified from Liverpool University in 2008 with distinction in restorative dentistry and completed his vocational training in North Wales. He then went on to take a position as Senior House Officer in the restorative department at Leeds where he completed his Diploma of Membership of the Faculty of Dental Surgery. Since then Dr Kumar has been working in general practice in the Cheshire area and has now been at the Alderley Edge practice over 5 years in which time he has built a busy happy patient list with many existing patients recommending him to their friends and families
Dr Kumar prides himself on being up-to-date with the latest developments in dentistry. Regards carrying out tooth straightening he tends to focus on short term orthodontic systems for adults using Invisalign and tooth coloured fixed braces. He has also completed a 12 month postgraduate course in Cosmetic and Aesthetic Restorative Dentistry in London, giving him the skills to offer his patients the most up-to-date evidence based aesthetic options including tooth restoration, tooth replacements, whitening and bonding. Dr Kumar has also completed further training in techniques for more complex root canal treatments.
He understands and particularly enjoys helping patients who are anxious with regards to dental treatment and trying to make them more comfortable with the environment. In his spare time, of which there is little with his two young children, Dr Kumar is an avid sportsman and enjoys playing and following football and cricket. He looks forward to meeting you at the practice.