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Gurrinder Atwal, BDS, DDS, MS

Title(s)Associate Professor, Preventive & Restor Dent Sci
SchoolSchool of Dentistry
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    KLE's Dental College, Belgaum, IndiaBDS07/1993Dentistry
    King's College, University of London, London, UKMSc07/1995Dentistry
    Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, CA, USADDS12/1998Dentistry
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    Loma Linda University1998Excellence in Clinical Achievements
    UCSF, School of Dentistry2010Admiral Paul Riebe Award for Excellence in Teaching
    UCSF, School of Dentistry2011Award for Excellence in Clinical Teaching
    Academy of General Dentistry2012Fellowship Academy of General Dentistry (FAGD)
    UCSF, School of Dentistry2016Admiral Paul Reibe Award for Excellence in Teaching
    UCSF, School of Dentistry2017Admiral Paul Reibe Award for Excellence in Teaching
    American College of Dentists2018Fellowship American College of Dentists (FACD)

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    Dr Atwal enjoys clinical practice and mentoring students to be excellent clinicians at the UCSF school of dentistry. Key to success is conservative, ethical practice with great communication skills and compassion towards patients. He strongly believes in continuing education and team building. In his spare time Dr Atwal is a pilot who enjoys flying, traveling, playing acoustic guitar and practicing Kundalini Yoga.

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