Bachelor of Dental Surgery (Singapore)
CEO, Nuffield Dental Holdings
ZAGA Centre Singapore
Key Opinion Representative for:
Nobel Biocare Implants
3M (Dental Materials) Singapore
Dr Samintharaj Kumar graduated in Dentistry (BDS) from Singapore in 2001 and Medicine (MBBS) from London in 2006. During his dental undergraduate period, he was the 1st South-East Asian recipient for the David B. Scott Research Fellowship Award (International Association for Dental Research). He spent his final year elective of his medical degree in the Craniofacial Unit at The Hospital for Sick Kids in Toronto, Canada.
During medical school he received several prizes for excellence in academic merit including the Drummond and Frank Scott Prize for overall performance in preclinical medicine, received awards from the British Association of Plastic Surgeons, British Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons, The Royal College of Physicians and The Wellcome Trust.
He has also extensive training in Non-Surgical Aesthetic Rejuvenation since 2004. His training has been acquired through courses with specialists in the non-surgical industry and has successfully providing such treatments since 2004.
He is particularly adept at putting nervous patients at ease and has the ability to inspire confidence in them. He is a general dental practitioner, but owing to his hospital training and surgical background he frequently handles complex cases which have a large surgical focus and aesthetic demand.
Dr Kumar’s postgraduate training in England includes rotations in: Anaesthesia/Intensive Care, Infectious Diseases, ENT, Vascular Surgery, Neurosurgery, Orthopaedics, General Surgery, Accident & Emergency, Maxillofacial Surgery and Plastic Surgery in Singapore
Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) from London
Deputy Clinical Director (Dental)
Dr Faisal graduated from the King’s College London Dental Institute in 2014 and began working at the National Dental Centre Singapore and Tan Tock Seng Hospital. He underwent plenty of clinical rotations at these places which include Advanced General Dentistry, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Prosthodontics, and Geriatric and Special Needs Dentistry.
His work at these institutes gave him plenty of experience dealing with different dental cases, meeting patients with varying needs, and experiencing all the different facets of dentistry.
Dr Kaur is an experienced dental clinician of 44 years. She graduated from the National University of Singapore and keeps updated professionally by participating in dental courses and conferences for lifelong learning.
She has been catering to a large variety of patients from all walks of life and age groups, while in private practice for the past 40 years after spending the first few years in public institutions.
As a primary healthcare provider, her unrushed approach and good listening skills, provide a patient-centred focus, to enable the best possible and tailored treatment. With the best patient’s interest at heart, Dr Kaur is a strong believer of preventive dentistry with regular dental visits crucial in maintaining oral health.