As a prosthodontist, Dr. Uchil’s true passion is being able to design healthier, stronger, and more attractive smiles for those in need. She is especially skilled in reassuring anxious patients and explaining possible procedures to them with total transparency so they can proceed confidently through the treatment process. If you are ready to transform your teeth for the better, she would love to welcome you into SAAV Prosthodontics today! Keep reading below to learn more about her.
When Dr. Uchil was a child, she visited a dental clinic in India and saw firsthand how a dentist was able to ease her mother’s serious tooth pain. She came home from that visit and realized that she could become a dentist too one day – and that image definitely stuck with her! Today, she still feels confident that this was the perfect career path for her passions and talents.
Dr. Uchil completed her Bachelor of Dental Surgery at KVG Dental College and Hospital Sullia in Karnataka, India. After practicing as a general dentist for a few years, she came to the United States in 2008 and completed two preceptorships in Oral Maxillofacial Radiology and Prosthodontics at the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston, TX, followed by the achievement of her Master of Science in Dentistry, specializing in prosthodontics. She is currently a member of the American College of Prosthodontics.
Dr. Uchil’s husband works as an executive in a telecom company, and they have two boys named Aadith and Ayan at home. Together, they are a very laidback family who loves to travel together and spend lots of time visiting various places throughout the USA. Her personal hobbies include dancing (both classical and Bollywood), as well as working with various charities. In past years, she has partnered with United To Serve, Give Kids A Smile, Mission of Mercy, and the Hope Clinic in Alvin, TX. She believes that people are who make the world beautiful and if we can all listen and empathize with one another, we can solve any problem!