Dentistry is a highly specialized field in the area of medicine. If you are experiencing any form of tooth ache, you will look for a dentist to have them checked and that will determine if you need any surgery or corrective procedures.
Dentists are well trained to carry out all types of dental procedures where they offer a broad range of services. Their services include diagnosing and treating any problems you have on your oral cavity while some of the more ‘modern’ services include cosmetic procedures which are targeted to improve the appearance of the teeth.
Among the services that you might require when visiting a dentist include x-rays, cleaning and scaling of teeth, fillings, root canal procedures, extraction, crowning, dentures, implant and whitening which are one of the very common cosmetic dentistry procedures.
Some dentists are more specialized than others where they carry out more complication procedures as the teeth is connected to other parts of the skull which includes the brain and certain nerve areas. Besides dentists, some medical centres have they own dentistry department which offer treatment in these areas. Below are some of the dentistry doctors in Malaysia.
Dr. Cindy Wu
Dr Wu is attached with Sunway Medical Centre who specialized in the area of implantology. She has more than 17 years of experiences in this medical field who is registered with the Malaysian Dental Council, the Dental Board of Victoria where she has been previously engaged with Pantai Hospital, Mont Kiara Dental Specialist Centre, the Sim and Hooi Dental Centre before taking up the Consultant Dental Surgeon role with Sunway.
Dr. Nedunchelian Vengu
Dr Nedunchelian is attached with My dental Centre in Kuala Lumpur who has treated patients with many types of dental conditions. This includes aesthetics, dentures, impacted tooth, mandibular disorders, bruxism and others. Among the procedures that he has previously carried out include cosmetic dentistry, crowining, dental extraction, fillings, malocclusion treatment, bone grafting and several other dental surgeries. With more than 20 years experience in this field, he has received the Darjah Ahli Mahkota Selangor Yang Teramat Mulia, Fellow International College of Dentistry (FICD), Fellow Academy Dentaire Internationale (FADI) and Fellow International College of Continuing Dental Education (FICCDE).
Dr. Kua Chee Seong
Dr Kua is a dentist with Gentle Dental in Bangsar, Kuala Lumpur. He is a multi-lingual doctor who has treated patients with bruxism, general dental problems, gingivitis, malocclusions and mandibula disorders. Among the procedures that Dr Kua has performed includes cleft lip and palate surgery, tooth bleaching, dental x-ray, oral implantology, crowns and bone grafting.
Dr Mohd Shafeeq Hasan
Dr Mohd Shafeeq is a specialist in dentistry with Gleneagles Kuala Lumpur. His sub specialty is in orthodontics where his area includes interceptive and preventive orthodontics, complex multidisciplinary orthodontics related to multiple missing teeth, impacted teeth and adult orthodontics, among others.
Dr Chu Sai Boon
Dr Choo is attached with Gleneagles as well where his area of specialization is in dental surgery and oral & maxillofacial surgery. He is involved with dental implants, facial trauma and other areas of this specialization.
Datuk Dr. Mohd Noor Awang
Dr Mohd Noor Awang is attached with the Subang Jaya Medical Centre where he is a specialist in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery. He has treated patients with problems like Oroantral fistula and Trauma and previously carried out procedures in these areas as well as fracture treatment and surgery.