GDC Registered Specialist in Orthodontics
BDS(Hons); MSc Ortho(Hons); MFDS RCS(Eng); MOrth RCS(Eng)
GDC No. 81293
Dr Cholia has full specialist registration in Orthodontics with the General Dental Council and is a member of the British and European Orthodontic Society.
He qualified as a dentist at Guy's Hospital, University of London, now part of GKT Dental Institute, in 2002, achieving an honours degree. Following this he completed three years of general professional training in different dental specialties including Oral Maxillofacial Surgery, Dental Radiography and Radiology, Special Care and Sedation, Community Dentistry and Restorative Dentistry. His continual desire and passion to achieve perfection in all aspects of his work resulted in him being awarded thirteen distinctions, seven clinical prizes and four scholarships as part of this training.
Dr Cholia subsequently undertook specialist training in Orthodontics at the world leading centre for post-graduate training, the Eastman Dental Institute. During his specialist training, he obtained a distinction in the Master of Science in Orthodontics examination and was invited to present his research at conferences and meetings, both nationally and internationally. His research has been based on three-dimensional facial imaging and facial aesthetics. He has his work published in national and international peer-reviewed journals. Dr Cholia has since been awarded the Membership in Orthodontics by the Royal College of Surgeons, England.
Dr Cholia is fluent in Punjabi, Hindi, Urdu and English and has a keen interest in voluntary dentistry and has performed charitable work in a number of regions in India. Dr Cholia provides the latest Invisible brace systems, including Lingual braces (Incognito) and Clear aligners (Invisalign), and low friction brace options such as Damon Clear and 6-month smile braces. He is also certified in the use of Micro-screws for additional support when teeth have been previously moved or suffered from gum disease and has completed several complex interdisciplinary cases with Dr Manish Bose.