Dental jobs in Mumbai


Dentistry is that field of Medicine , which deals with prevention of diseases in the mouth or the oral cavity. BDS is the most reputed bachelor’s programme for admission into dentistry. There are plenty of dental jobs , which are available in Mumbai. Mumbai is the preferred destination because of many reasons:

  • Excellent infrastructure facilities
  • Low cost
  • World class treatment facilities
  • Top class dental facilities
  • Well qualified Dentists
  • US/UK trained Dentists

The most important fact remains that dentists need to encourage people to develop good oral hygiene as most of the problems arise due to poor oral hygiene. The other specializations in this field are

  • Forensic Dentistry
  • Orthodontics
  • Oral medicine
  • Prosthodontics
  • Implant dentistry
  • Preventive dentistry
  • Periodontics
  • Oral pathology
  • Community dentistry
  • Operative dentistry

There are excellent opportunities for dental jobs in Mumbai. This is primarily due to excellent facilities and well equipped dental clinics and laboratories in Mumbai. Various opportunities exist for dentists in Mumbai. This may be in the field of research programmes like finding a relationship between oral diseases with other diseases of the heart. There are many different areas for employment in Mumbai for dental graduates and Post graduates. Some of the areas are:

  • Private clinics
  • Research organization
  • Forensic dentistry
  • Dental colleges and institutions
  • Companies which manufacture oral healthcare products
  • Government setup or a hospital

Private sector jobs for Dental graduates in Mumbai

  • There are many opportunities in the private sector field in Mumbai. New
  • Research facilities, clinics and laboratories are coming up in this metropolis.

BDS/MDS degree holders can also set up their own private practice. An aspiring dentist can make upto Rs. 20,000 a month. Since population keeps on increasing, new clinics have to be opened. After gaining experience in private clinics, one can start his/her own clinic. Apart from this a dentist can fit into many roles like hygienist or consultant to celebrities. There will be excellent salary structure in all such roles.

Government sector jobs in Mumbai for Dentists

There is ample scope for government jobs in Mumbai for dentists. They can apply to various government hospitals and institutes. The Mumbai Public Service Commission conducts tests for various vacancies in Mumbai and Maharastra. Employments can also be found in Mumbai public departments and health care centres.Since Mumbai being a metropolitan city, there are many opportunities for dental graduates and Post graduates. Most of the new technologies, facilities are available in Mumbai , which is not available in other cities of India.



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    mamta agarwal.:

    i have done bds course from well reputed college dr r ahmed dental college and hospital.i want to do govt wat should i do to get govt job in gujarat or mumbai