Snehlata Oberoi, MS, DDS

Orthodontist

Dr. Snehlata (Sneha) Oberoi is an orthodontist with the Center for Craniofacial Anomalies, where she provides assessment and treatment recommendations for children with craniofacial anomalies. She also practices at the UCSF Orthodontic Clinic, where she treats these children.

Oberoi is a professor at the UCSF School of Dentistry, and provides teaching and supervision of orthodontic and pediatric dentistry residents and dental students on rotation in the Center for Craniofacial Anomalies.

Oberoi has published many articles in scientific journals, as well as two book chapters. She also serves as a reviewer for the Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Journal, the International Journal of Paediatric Dentistry and the American Journal of Orthodontics. Her research focuses on developing new methods to assess the outcomes of treatment for cleft lip, cleft palate and other craniofacial anomalies. She also collaborates with the Center's medical geneticists on research seeking to identify genetic mutations, and how they affect dental and facial defects, in various craniofacial anomalies.

Oberoi is a member of the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association, the American Association of Orthodontists, the Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists and the Indian Orthodontic Society.

Academic Title

Professor

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Additional Languages

Hindi
Tamil

Education

Maulana Azad School of Medicine, Dentistry 1992
Manipal Academy of Higher Sciences, Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics 1996

Fellowships

UCSF Medical Center, Craniofacial Anomalies 2004

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Lee RJ, Pi S, Park J, Nelson G, Hatcher D, Oberoi S. Three-dimensional evaluation of root position at the reset appointment without radiographs: a proof-of-concept study. Prog Orthod. 2018 Jun 04; 19(1):15.
  2. Hoang N, Nelson G, Hatcher D, Oberoi S. Evaluation of mandibular anterior alveolus in different skeletal patterns. Prog Orthod. 2016 Dec; 17(1):22.
  3. Ikeda R, Oberoi S, Wiley DF, Woodhouse C, Tallman M, Tun WW, McNeill C, Miller AJ, Hatcher D. Novel 3-dimensional analysis to evaluate temporomandibular joint space and shape. Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop. 2016 Mar; 149(3):416-28.

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