Ankita Shah, MDS, MFS

Dr. Ankita Shah is a leading Airway Focused Dentist and the Director and Founder of Dentician & Tongue Tie & Sleep Institute, India. She is also the President of the India Airway Co-LAB Chapter initiated by AAPMD, New York & The Breathe Institute, Los Angeles. Dr. Ankita is also the only Indian Ambassador to be trained by the renowned ENT & Sleep Surgeon Dr. Soroush Zaghi. 

Starting off as a Pediatric Dentist, Dr. Ankita was exposed to the role of oral myofascial dysfunction on maxillofacial development and malocclusion during her Fellowship in MFS Orthodontics from the OWI Institute, Barcelona, Spain. Her deep passion for learning led her to meticulously focus her research on the complex relationship and impact of tongue-ties on breastfeeding, jaw growth, airway-breathing, sleep & TMJ in both Children & Adults. 

Dr Ankita has had the opportunity to present at various national and international platforms, such as South Asian Association of Pediatric Dentistry, Breastfeeding Promotion Network of India, Association of Lactation Professionals India, IBC Conference held by Nectar Integrated Health Services, Saudi Association of Pediatric Dentistry, Kenya Association of Pediatric Dentistry, ILCA and many more. 

Dr.Ankita wishes to change the way in which medicine has approached problems in the past and provide patients with a redefined experience to dentistry. Her Mantra For Life: "You can never be overdressed or overeducated. Learning should never stop!" - Oscar Wilde 

Disclosures

Financial: Dr.Ankita Shah is paid an honorarium for her presentation.
Non-Financial: Dr.Ankita Shah has no relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.