About Dr. Ramesh Gowda

Educational Degrees:
  • Bachelor of Dental Surgery 1974, Bangalore University, College of Dentisry, Bangalore, India

Clinical Experience:
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Examiner, California Dental Board, Department of Consumer Affairs
2006 - present
Practice of General Dentistry,
Self-Owned Private Dental Office Anaheim, CA
1980 - present
General and Pedodontic Dentistry,
Dr. H.M Stein Dental Office, West Covina, CA
1976 - 1980
Research and Teaching New York University, Dental Center,
Department of Dental Materials, New York, NY
1976 - 1978
Teaching Department of Prosthodontics and Oral Diagnosis
Manipal Dental College, Mysore University
1975 - 1976
House Surgeon (General Practice) Government Dental College
Bangalore University, India
1974 - 1975

Licensure & Certificates:
  • California Dental Board - 1978, State of California
  • National Dental Board - 1977, National Board of Dental Examiners, American Dental Association
  • State of Karnataka - 1974, Karnataka State Dental Council, Karnataka, India

Awards & Professional Committees:
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Outstanding Achievement Award
International College of Dentists, Student Section Plaque Award
Practice of General Dentistry,
Bangalore University,
Dr. J.E Venson Award
Best Candidate - B.D.S, Graduating Class of 1974
Karnataka State Award, Directorate of Youth Services
Highest Academic Score, BDS Exam, Bangalore University
Fellowship Diploma
Academy of General Education, University of Mysore, Manipal, India
American Dental Association, California Dental Association, Orange County Dental Society, Indian Dental Association

  • Ramesh A.M. Gowda , et al. "In- Vitro tarnish characterization of high copper Dental Amalgams" Research paper presented at International Association of Dental Research, 1978, Washington D.C
  • Vaidyanathan, TK, Gowda, R, & Schulman, A. (1981). In vitro tarnish of dental amalgams. The Journal of prosthetic dentistry, 45(1), 63-73.
  • "A Practical Guide to Infection Control in Dentistry to Suit Rural Indian Conditions" A private publication distributed to private Dental Practices and Dental Schools in India.