Dr. Hema JhaPrincipal Dentist
Dr. Jha graduated in dentistry from the top-most medical school of Nepal, B.P.Koirala Institute of Health Sciences (B.P.K.I.H.S) in 2005. After that, she practiced as a general dentist for 4 years. In 2009, she earned a scholarship from the Government of Nepal to pursue a masters degree in Prosthodontics and Implantology from Tongji Medical College, Huazhong Universisty of Science and Technology (H.U.S.T). On her return to Nepal, she worked for the government of Nepal at the Kanti children’s hospital. She later worked as a lecturer of Prosthodontics at Chitwan Medical College followed by Kantipur Dental College, where the main focus was on teaching aspiring dental graduates. Now, she is fully devoted to her private practice, Shangrila Dental Clinic. Dr. Jha has a particular interest in cosmetic dentistry and is committed to providing the highest quality dental care to all of her patients.
She is happily married and has two kids who keep her occupied when she is not working in dentistry. Dr. Jha is a life member of the Nepal Medical Council, Nepal Dental Association, and Nepalese Prosthodontics Society.
Dr Ujjwal PyakurelAssociate Dentist
Dr. Pyakurel, completed his Bachelor of Dental Surgery (B.D.S) from B.P. Koirala Institute of Health Science (B.P.K.I.H.S) Nepal in 2004 and his Master of Dental Surgery (M.D.S) in Orthodontics from West China School of Stomatology Sichuan University under the Chinese government scholarship in 2013. Currently he works as an Assistant Professor in private dental college and is the co-owner as well as the in-house consultant for all type of braces at Shangrila Dental Clinic.
His area of interest includes clear aligner, lingual orthodontics and digital dentistry. He was trained in Invisalign orthodontics and has also got the certification course of clear aligner from abroad. He has also obtained a training on lingual Orthodontics from India and short-term orthodontic fellowship on advanced orthodontics, lingual orthodontics and digital orthodontics from Taiwan. He can offer many aesthetic options like lingual braces, ceramic braces and aligner to adults who tend to prefer these over traditional braces for aesthetic reasons.
Dr. Pyakurel holds permanent specialist registration of Nepal Medical Council (N.M.C) and life member of Orthodontic and Dentofacial Orthopedic Association of Nepal (ODOAN), Nepal Dental Association (N.D.A) and Nepal Medical Association (N.M.A).
Asma KapaliDental Assistant
Asma Kapali is the glue that keeps the practice together! She is responsible for the overall successful organisation and running of the practice, ensuring that the standards of the practice are upheld.
Ganga ShahiDental Assistant
Ganga Shahi is a dental assistant with over 10 years of experience to her credit.