He was born on 2nd January 1975 and raised in Mumbai. He has completed his schooling from I E S, Hindu Colony, Dadar. He did his junior college from the prestigious DG Ruparel College Mumbai and secured admission for the course of Bachelor of Dental Surgery. He completed his graduation from Nair Hospital Dental College in 1997 and post graduation in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery in 1999 from Government Dental College Mumbai. He then trained for 2 years to learn advanced Maxillofacial Surgery for performing various surgeries of Oral Cancer and Reconstruction, Cleft Lip and Palate and Orthognathic surgeries. He joined Dr. D Y Patil Dental College as a Lecturer in August 2001 and is currently working as a Professor.
As a student, Pushkar P. Waknis has presented numerous papers at national conferences and won prizes for the same. He was the only First Class in the University of Mumbai for his graduation and was felicitated by the Hon Vice-Chancellor Dr. Snehalata Deshmukh for the same. He has won numerous awards scholarships and prizes in his student career like NTS, Mrs. Indumati Jhaveri Scholarship, and Rustomji Bejonji Vachha Memorial Scholarship. Awards like Late R.M.Narielwala, Late P.M.Bhajiwala, Indian Dental Association Certificate of merit for standing first in final BDS exam for the subject of Pediatric Dentistry, Indian Society of Pediatric & Preventive Dentistry, Indian Society of Periodontology Colgate Merit Shield, Dr. Soman prize, Late Dr. M A Kothare prize. He has presented numerous papers till date in national and international conferences and has been an invited Guest Speaker on many occasions for the Annual Conference of the Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons of India. He has completed basic training in Microvascular surgery at Ethicon Institute in June 2004. Advanced training in Microvascular Surgery for 2 weeks in Maastricht University Medical Centre with Prof Dr Peter Kessler in June 2009 and 6 weeks in the prestigious 9th Peoples Hospital Shanghai under the guidance of Prof Chen-Ping Zhang in June July 2011. He underwent training in advanced Cleft Surgery in Noordoff Craniofacial Foundation, Manila 2016 and University of Heidelberg, Germany 2017. He has numerous international publications to his credit in prestigious journals like International Journal of Maxillofacial Surgery, Journal of Craniofacial Surgery, Asian Journal of Maxillofacial Surgery and Oral Oncology. He is an avid reader interested in Music, Sports, Travelling and enjoys spending every moment he isn’t working with his family.
He has trained in Mumbai with merit and refined his knowledge from all over the world. At 48 years of age with 24 years of experience, he is the right combination of experience and enthusiasm. His obsession for Excellence in the pursuit of Perfection makes him the logical choice for your facial surgery.
Gandhali Ajit Limaye is a simple girl with an incredible mindset. A cool and calm demeanour, along with a pleasant personality and a patient hearing towards all is what makes her the ideal team member, always on board to help all those seeking Maxillofacial Surgical help.
She has been associated with the practice since 2014 and has not only exceptional IQ but an amazing Emotional Quotient.
Her diagnostic inputs and quality control checks make sure that our high standards of excellence are not only maintained but bettered at every stage.
Her area of interest is Maxillofacial procedures, Dental Implants, Cleft Surgeries and Facial/ Hair Rejuvenation in the form of PRP and Botox.
A Lady to the core, her care and cure is to be experienced to be believed.
Dr. Chandra Ahuja is a Prosthodontist and Oral Implantologist, specializes in Prosthetic and cosmetic correction, leaving her patients with a new look , a new healthy and beautiful smile. Her healing touch, soft and tender care make her unique to her patients.
She brings back the gleaming smile to her patients, giving them lasting teeth, teething the old into young. Her domain expertise in Full Mouth Rehabilitation, Implants, Temporo-manibular Joint Disorders, Maxillofacial Prosthetics make her a sought after dentist. She believes and practices preventive oral hygiene and indulges in need based implants, conserving patients natural teeth.
As a Consulting Practitioner, Dr, Chandra has created a niche for herself in giving her patients complete and partial dentures, while restoring aesthetics.
A complete and comprehensive care surgeon, Dr. Chandra is known for her dental reconstruction providing the most current and all-inclusive care to her patients.