Dr. Anupama Pande (Anu)

Dr Anu Pande is a highly accomplished and recognised dentist based in Melbourne. She completed her Master's degree in Paediatric Dentistry from India in 1995. Upon relocating to Australia, she registered as a Dentist with the Dental Board of Victoria in 1998. She contributed her expertise in Paediatric Dentistry during her role as a Dental Officer in Victorian School Dental Service between 2003 and 2008.

Anu successfully completed the Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons (FRACDS) with an elective in Paediatric Dentistry in 2006. She has been working as a Senior Dentist in the Paediatric Department of the Royal Dental Hospital, Melbourne since 2006 and in a private Paediatric Dental Practice between 2010 to 2015.

Anu has been an examiner for the Australian Dental Council in the Paediatric Dentistry section between 2007 and 2014. She has provided regular hands-on training to dental professionals on courses such as stainless steel crowns and management of pre-school children. Anu is an active participant in the scientific activities of the D3 group and has a keen interest in hypo-mineralisation of primary and permanent teeth.

Being a mother herself, Anu correlates to the needs of young children and concerns of their parents. She derives immense professional satisfaction in providing them with a positive dental experience. Anu uses evidence based knowledge to provide patients with the highest quality of care, tailored to their individual needs. Her gentle and caring approach has made her popular with young children and their parents.

Qualifications

  • Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons by examination (FRACDS), 2006

  • Australian Dental Council Certificate, 1998

  • Master of Dental Surgery (MDS), 1995

  • Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS), 1992

Memberships

  • Australian Dental Association (ADA)

  • Australian and New Zealand society of Paediatric Dentistry (ANZSPD)

  • Indian society of Paedodontics and preventive dentistry (ISPPD)

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* Dr Anu is registered with the Dental board of Australia as a General Dentist and has a special interest​ in Paediatric Dentistry