Dallas, Texas Prosthodontist, Dr. Ventkatachalam
Dr. Venkatachalam recently joined the Center for Dental Solutions team. She is a talented and compassionate clinician and we’re excited to have her on board. Dr. V as she is known to many of her patients is a board-certified Maxillofacial Prosthodontist. She believes in making dental visits a positive experience for her patients and practices by her mantra” I like to treat patients the way I want to be treated’
Dr. Venkatachalam grew up overseas in India and Hong Kong and relocated to the United States in 1999. Having graduated from dental school in India, Dr. Venkatachalam completed a two year Masters program in Biomaterials at the state University of New York at Buffalo. Her love for clinical dentistry took her back to dental school in the United States at the University of Pennsylvania where she graduated with a Doctor of Medical Dentistry Degree, D.M.D.. Post dental school education included a three year residency in Prosthodontics at New York University and a one-year fellowship in Maxillofacial prosthetics at the University of California in Los Angeles. She served on faculty at UCLA and the University of Illinois in Chicago before she moved to Dallas. Dr. Venkatachalam enjoys both clinical practice and teaching. She believes in helping educate the ‘next generation’ and is currently an Assistant Professor in the department of Restorative Sciences at Baylor College of Dentistry in Dallas. Her practice ranges from simple restorative treatments like crowns and bridges to complex care including full mouth rehabilitations and care of patients undergoing treatment for head and neck cancer
Dr .Venkatachalam is a fellow of the American College of Prosthodontists and maintains active membership in the American Dental Association, Texas Dental Association and Dallas County Dental Society
When she’s not working, Dr. V enjoys travelling with her husband and perfecting her culinary skills.