HopeHealth welcomes new dentist
HopeHealth welcomes Dr. Sasankoti Mohan Ravi Prakash, general dentist and independent researcher, to the HopeHealth Medical Plaza in Florence. Dr. Prakash earned his Doctor of Medicine in Dentistry from Southern Illinois University School of Dental Medicine, magna cum laude in 2022. He received his Bachelor of Dental Surgery from the prestigious SDM College of Dental Sciences and Hospital, India in 1999 and his Master of Dental Surgery in the specialty of Oral Medicine and Radiology from KLE Dental College, India in 2002.
With over 18 years of clinical, academic, and research experience, Dr Prakash is committed to provide quality dental care to adults and children. He has extensive knowledge and experience in providing dental care for individuals with complex systemic medical conditions, potentially malignant lesions, and oro-facial pain management.
Dr Prakash has more than 100 scientific papers published in peer-reviewed indexed journals and actively serves as an editorial board member for various journals. His research was recognized as the best original research by the Indian Academy of Oral Medicine and Radiology in 2018 and was conferred with the prestigious “Dr. A. K Bhoweer award.” He is a member of American Dental Association, and Indian Academy of Oral Medicine and Radiology.