Mangaluru: State-of-the-art ‘Elite Dentistry’ inaugurated in city

Pics: Abhijith N Kolpe 

Daijiworld Media Network - Mangaluru (ANK) 

Mangaluru Oct 6: Former vice chancellor of Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences and Nitte University, Dr S Ramanand Shetty, inaugurated 'Elite Dentistry', a state-of-the-art new dental clinic at Milestone 25 Balmatta on Sunday, October 6. 

Speaking on the occasion, Dr S Ramanand Shetty said, "The dental clinic is very hi-tech with all types of facilities with high class equipments. 40 years ago there were no such facilities or equipments. Now the things have changed a lot. I wish all the best for Nandish Shetty and Devika Shetty in this new clinic,” 

Principal of Yenepoya Dental College, Dr Akhtar Hussain, former dean Yenepoya Dental College Dr Sripathi Rao, district governor of Lions Club, Ronald Gomes, parents of Nandish Shetty, Baladithya Shetty and Prema B Shetty, parents of Devika Shetty, Udaya Rai and Bhagya Rai were present. 

Dr Nandish Shetty, the proprietor of ‘Elite Dentistry’ stated that this new landmark in dental clinic will be a state-of-the-art set up aimed at providing complete dental care with the latest in dental facilities and treatment options. The clinic is equipped with advanced facilities like high standard sterilization protocol, digital radiography, OPG, lasers, invisible braces and implants. The clinic aims at rendering quality treatment to patients in and around Mangaluru. 

The treatments offered include: 

Restorative Procedures 

• Tooth Coloured Fillings

• Root Canal Treatment

• Sealants 

Prosthetic Procedures

• Removable Partial Dentures

• Complete Dentures

• Cast Partial Dentures

• Fixed Prosthesis 

Surgical Procedures

• Tooth Extractions

• Impactions

• Minor Surgical Procedures

• Laser Surgical Procedures 

Periodontal Procedures 

• Oral Prophylaxis

• Periodontal Surgeries

• Laser Procedures 

Paediatric Preventive Care

• Tooth Extractions

• Restorations

• Root Canal Treatment

• Space Maintainers

• Fluoride Application

• Crowns

• Pit & Fissure Sealants



• Metal Braces

• Tooth- coloured Braces

• Lingual Braces

• Invisalign

• Myofunctional appliances

• Orthopaedic appliances 

Implant Procedures 

Cosmetic Procedures

• Veneers

• Teeth Whitening

• Crown Lengthening

• Gum Depigmentation

• Tooth Jewellery

• Full Mouth Rehabilitation 


• Digital Intra Oral Radiographs

• OPG 

Dr Nandish Shetty MDS [Orthodontics] and Dr Devika Shetty MDS [OMRD] are the proprietors of ‘Elite Dentistry’. Dr Nandish Shetty graduated in Bachelors of Dental Surgery (BDS) from Mangalore University, Mangaluru and his Masters in Orthodontics and Dentofascial Orthopaedics from Rajiv Gandhi University, Bangalore. Presently he is working as a Professor in the Department of Orthodontics at the Yenepoya University. He has been extensively practising in and around Mangaluru city, Kerala, Goa and Maharashtra since 20 years. He is also a consultant orthodontist at Shinas, Oman. 

He has constantly upgraded his clinical practise through various conferences and courses attended nationally and internationally. He has attained a Fellowship at Charles Tweed Foundation, USA. He is a certified Invisalign provider. He is a Fellow of World Federation of Orthodontics and also life member of Indian Orthodontic Society and Indian Dental Association. 

Dr Devika Shetty graduated in Bachelors of Dental Surgery (BDS) from Rajiv Gandhi University, Bengaluru and her Masters in Oral Medicine and Radiology from Yenepoya University, Mangaluru. Presently she is working as a Reader in the Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology at the A.J. Institute of Dental Sciences. She is a specialized diagnostician in pre-cancerous oral conditions, oral cancer detection, temporomandibular disorders and dentofacial radiology. She has attained her Fellowship in Aesthetic Dentistry [FAD] from IlAMED (affilitated to University of Griefswald, Germany). 

The other specialist consultants at the clinic are:

•Dr Rakshith Hegde MDS Dip (IOW) FITI

Prosthodontist and Implantologist

Professor ABSMIDS, Nitte University

•Dr Sharan Sargod MDS

Paediatric and Preventive Dentist

Professor Yenepoya University 

•Dr Nithin Suvarna MDS


Professor Yenepoya Univeristy 

•Dr Rajesh Kashyap MDS


Professor Yenepoya University 

•Dr Jagadishchandra MDS

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon

Professor Yenepoya University 


Elite Dentistry, 212 - Milestone 25,

Balmatta, Mangaluru – 575002

Phone: 9902608077


Comment on this article

  • Oric and Rudolph Pinto, Kadri. Mangalore

    Sun, Oct 6 2019

    Congratulations to Prof. Dr. Nandish Shetty and Dr. Devika N. Shetty on the inauguration of the State -of-the Art dental clinic. We wish you both all the very best and God bless.

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