Profile: Dr Gaurika Sud

Specialist prosthodontist, Dr Gaurika Sud received her Doctor of Clinical Dentistry (Prosthodontics) from the University of Melbourne in 2015.

“The dental profession offers a great degree of independence and flexibility. It allows women to set their own career goals, working independently or as part of a team.” Dr Sud enjoys all aspects of prosthodontics and has a special interest in aesthetic dental treatments, gaining most satisfaction from: “Knowing I have given someone the confidence to smile again.” Dr Sud specialises in treatment of patients with complex dental problems using options such as crowns and bridges, implant-supported prostheses, and removable dentures.

At the Melbourne Dental School, Gaurika has been involved in teaching as a clinical supervisor since 2012. A regular continuing professional development program lecturer, she is also an examiner for the Australian Dental Council and President of her local ADA group. She is a committee member of the Australian Osseointegration Society (Victorian branch) and a member of Australian Prosthodontic Society.