Meet Dr. Poonam Yadav (“Dr. Poonam”)
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Dr. Poonam received her Bachelor of Dental Surgery from India, where she practiced as a general dentist for two years in a multispecialty hospital. She then moved to the United States where she spent three years volunteering in the dental clinic at Maimonides Medical Center, New York. She attended The University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine in Philadelphia, where she received her DMD degree.
She has been practicing general dentistry in South Jersey and Philadelphia for the last six years. Dr. Poonam practices evidence-based general dentistry, providing comprehensive care to adult, pediatric and medically compromised patients. She is also certified in Pain Management from The University of Pennsylvania.
You can trust you’re in good hands with her extensive experience and training in the latest, most effective, and gentle dentistry techniques. Her skills include esthetic and preventive dentistry, fixed and removable prosthodontics, and endodontics.
PERSPECTIVE ON DENTISTRY
Dr. Poonam’s caring and considerate approach has built lasting relationships with her patients. She considers dentistry to be an art, and she believes that a smile is the shortest distance between two people. She takes pride in providing her patients with a smile they are proud to wear.
Dr. Poonam believes that dentistry is constantly progressing and changing, and that it is very important to stay current with the latest advancements. She is dedicated to providing patients with a pleasant dental experience and the best clinical outcomes.
MEMBERSHIPS AND CERTIFICATIONS
- Academy of General Dentistry
- American Dental Association
- Certified Invisalign Provider
- Basic Life Support Provider
Apart from practicing dentistry, Dr. Poonam practices yoga – which helps maintain her concentration and dexterity – and experiments with different cuisines in her kitchen. She and her husband – a physician at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital – along with their two daughters, love to travel and explore.