About Your Dentist
"There's a quote I love from Don Quixote that says, 'Every tooth in a man's head is more valuable than a diamond.' This is true; keeping your teeth healthy is extremely important to maintaining great oral and overall health."
"My patients deserve the finest dental care possible, and that's what I seek to provide. I want to be the most caring, compassionate dentist I can be for them. I love seeing them smile with pride and confidence after their treatment is completed."
Doctor of Dental Surgery
New York University College of Dentistry - New York, NY
Bachelor of Dental Surgery
Rajah Muthiah Dental College - Tamil Nadu, India
Dr. Ananthasekar is a member of the American Dental Association, American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry and the American Student Dental Association.
Life & Hobbies
Outside of dentistry, Dr. Ananthasekar enjoys music and cooking.
"A smile is the best gift to give our fellow humans. It shines, providing trust and comfort while setting others at ease."
“My purpose is to improve your quality of life by helping you keep your teeth healthy, strong, and beautiful for your entire life. My staff and I pride ourselves on the gentle dental care we provide. I also like to take time with each person to determine his or her dental needs and personal oral health goals. Each year I take numerous continuing education courses in advanced clinical procedures and dental technology, as well as Invisalign, in order to provide you with the best possible care. I have also lectured on dental procedures to other dentists over the past few years."
Doctorate of Medicine in Dentistry - 1998
University of Louisville School of Dentistry – Louisville, KY
Bachelor of Science in Zoology - 1992
Iowa State University – Ames, IA
Continuing Education & Professional Memberships
Over the past two decades, Dr. Hawa has taken thousands of hours of continuing education courses in order to improve his skills and provide his patients with the most effective treatments available. He is a member of the American Academy of General Dentistry, American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry and the American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine.
Dr. Hawa is a founding partner of The Guident Group, a PACE certified organization that teaches courses on a variety of clinical and business topics in the dental field. He has presented lectures to hundreds of dentists on subjects related to treatment planning presentation and communication skills. He has also lectured on how to create the ideal, stress-free practice as well as how to incorporate sleep apnea treatment in a dental practice.
Life & Hobbies
In his free time, Dr. Hawa loves outdoor activities with his seven children outdoors and playing the piano and guitar. He is also a former Martial Artist (and current fan) in MMA and Thai Kick Boxing.