Dr. Sapna Hegde
Specialist Pediatric Dentist
- Qualification: BDS, MDS, PhD, PGDHHM, FDS RCPS (Glas)
Specialities:Pediatric Dentistry, Treatment of young and anxious children under inhalation sedation, Dental Restorations and deep caries management for children, Pulp therapies for primary teeth, Aesthetic Pediatric Crowns, Space Management & Preventive & interceptive orthodontics, Sports mouthguards for children, Oral Prophylaxis for children, Minor surgical procedures, Pit and fissure sealants, Fluoride applications, Trauma management and Extractions
- Location: Umm Suqeim- Pediatric & Orthodontic Clinic, Dubai Hills Mall Clinic
- Languages: English, Hindi, Arabic (basic)
- Nationality: India
When it comes to the dental care of children and teenagers, experience, compassion, and expertise are paramount. Dr. Sapna Hegde, a distinguished Pediatric and Preventive Dentist brings over 25 years of dedicated service in the field. Her unwavering commitment to providing painless and compassionate dental care has earned her a well-deserved reputation as a trusted expert.
Dr. Sapna holds a Master of Dental Surgery (MDS) degree and she is also a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in the Faculty of Dental Science. Her relentless pursuit of knowledge also led her to acquire a Postgraduate Diploma in Hospital and Healthcare Management (PGDHHM) and the Fellowship of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons (Glasgow) – FDS RCPS (Glas).
Throughout her illustrious career, Dr. Hegde has worn multiple hats, including clinical, academic, and administrative roles. She served as the Head of Department for 15 years and as Vice-Principal for 4 years, demonstrating her eagerness to understand management policies for delivering superior patient care. Dr. Hegde’s passion for teaching is evident, as she has successfully guided numerous students through their undergraduate and postgraduate studies. Dr. Hegde’s contributions to the pediatric dentistry field extend to her extensive publications, both internationally and nationally, and numerous speaking engagements at scientific gatherings.
Dr. Hegde brings a wealth of experience to her practice. Fluent in English and Hindi, with a basic understanding of Arabic, she connects with patients from diverse backgrounds. Her dedication to providing compassionate and painless dental care is a testament to her commitment to your child’s well-being.
She is available to see patients for the following treatments:
- Treatment of young and anxious children under inhalation sedation
- Dental Restorations and deep caries management for children
- Pulp therapies for primary teeth
- Aesthetic Pediatric Crowns
- Space Management & Preventive & interceptive orthodontics
- Sports mouthguards for children
- Oral Prophylaxis for children
- Minor surgical procedures
- Pit and fissure sealants
- Fluoride applications
- Trauma management and Extractions