Nisha Maniar, DMD

Periodontist
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office location

1st Advantage Dental Latham 1207 Troy Schenectady Road Latham, NY 12110 (518) 785-3084

Specialties And Services

  • Dental Implants
  • Periodontal/Gum Disease
  • After Hours Emergency

Biography

Dr. Nisha Maniar received her dental degree from the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine where she graduated with distinction as the recipient of the Quintessence Award for Outstanding Achievement in Periodontics. Dr. Maniar completed her specialty training in periodontics at the University of Illnois at Chicago College of Dentistry. While completing her residency, Dr. Maniar also earned a Master's Degree in Oral Science for her work in genetics and stem cell research.

Dr. Maniar is a Diplomate of the American Board of Peridontology. A Diplomate is a periodontist who has made significant acheivements beyond the mandatory educational requirements of the specialty and who is certified by the American Board of Periodontology. Less than half of all periodontists in the U.S. are board certified.

As a periodontist, Dr. Mainar focuses on the treatment of gums and bones that support teeth and dental implants. She specialized in procedures such as: nonsurgical and surgical treatment of periodontal disease (gum disease), treatment of gum recession, bone regeneration, gum or bone reshaping, diagnosis of soft tissue lesions, and dental implant placement.