Meet Doctor Oshmi Dutta
A native of India but born and raised in Dubai, UAE Dr. Oshmi Dutta is proud to call San Antonio his home. He was fortunate enough to attend Mayo College in India – a leading prep school that brought a wide choice of careers before him. He completed his initial dental training at the Institute for Dental Sciences, Belgaum in India right after high school and graduated at the top of his class. He followed that with his Doctorate of Dental Surgery (DDS) at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles. He performed at the top of his class and was on the Dean’s List throughout. He also received numerous awards for academic achievement and excellence. While running a successful dental practice, Dr. Dutta realized his passion was in helping children.
With the unconditional support of his family, which consists of an Orthodontist sister and an OBGYN for a younger sister, he then left the west coast for the beautiful college town of Ann Arbor, Michigan to pursue his specialty training in Pediatric Dentistry.
His Specialty training culminated with his Pediatric dental residency and a Masters in Science degree from the University of Michigan in Pediatric Dentistry.
He then completed the qualifying exams and requirements to complete his Board Certification with the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry, an honor held only by 1 in 4 Pediatric Dentists. He is also a Fellow of the Royal College of Dentists in Canada.
After working for a few years in a private practice in a highly underserved area of Texas, Dr. Dutta decided to move to the beautiful and friendly city of San Antonio and open a state of the art, one of a kind practice in a city that he loves so much.
Dr. Dutta is fluent in English, Hindi, Punjabi and Arabic. He is working on getting better in Spanish and seems to make some progress daily according to his little patients!
He has lectured nationally and internationally on various topics related to oral health and pediatric dentistry. He is also a sought after key opinion leader in healthcare technology and practice management.
Dr. Dutta and his wonderful wife Dr. Anukampa Dutta a Periodontist live in the Stone Oak area with their 9 year old son. He also enjoys Outdoor photography, racquetball and golf. He is passionate about bringing the latest and greatest technology to improve the patient and parent experience.
His specialized training helps him in providing comprehensive dental care for children of all ages, those with special needs such as autism and the medically compromising conditions. He also specializes in sedation and treatment under general anesthesia for the utmost safety and in preventative and interceptive orthodontics.
Informed parents are realizing the advantages of their children receiving care from Pediatric Dental Specialists with Board-Certification. Find out if your dentist is certified by the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry at http://abpd.org/Diplomate-Roster.aspx