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AboutPearl Dental

Pearl Dental is a Stamford and Mt.Kisco based family dentist practice that treats patients of all ages. We are committed to delivering the highest quality dental care and do so using advanced dental equipment. We are a cosmetic dentist that offers services like checkups, teeth cleaning, crowns, veneers and more.

We also perform emergency dentist services that include bonding, root canals, crowns, and bridges. As a local dentist, we create lifelong relationships with our patients and their families and work to ensure that they receive treatments in a comfortable and relaxed environment. Dr. Kaveeta Channamsetty, Dr. Sid Tucker, Dr. Rohit Gupte, Dr. Kevin Barajas, Dr. Meira Scheiner, and our staff invite you to schedule an appointment by calling 203-252-2000 and experience why our patients think Pearl Dental is the best dentist in Stamford & Mt. Kisco.

Dr. Kaveeta Channamsetty

Dr. Kaveeta Channamsetty and her team provide outstanding results for each patient with an individualized treatment plan. Her prestigious credentials and passion for bringing patients the best care makes Pearl Dental your premier dental practice in the Northeast!

Dr. Kaveeta has dedicated her career to providing her patients with only the highest quality of dental care. A University of Stony Brook Dental School graduate, she earned the prestigious Pierre Fauchard Academy Award in recognition of excellence in academics and leadership. After graduation, she received advanced training in General Practice Residency at St. Clare’s hospital in Schenectady NY.

Dr. Kaveeta understands the importance of education for both her patients and new dentists in the profession. She was a proud contributor to enhancing the knowledge of residents in the Department of Advanced Education in General Dentistry at Harvard School of Dental Medicine.

Dr. Kaveeta has been recognized as America’s Top Dentist by the Consumers’ Research Council of America fourteen times, from 2005 to 2019! She also has received New York’s Top Doctors and Dentists Award and America’s Best Dentists Award, a recognition based on superior credentials, experience, exceptional care, and commitment to excellence.

Professional Affiliations

  • ADA (American Dental Associations American Dental Associations)
  • AGD (Academy of General Dentistry Academy of General Dentistry)
  • BBB (Better Business Bureau Better Business Bureau)
  • CSDA (Connecticut State Dental Association)
  • State Trooper Surgeon (New York)

Dr. Sid Tucker

Dr. Sid Tucker graduated at the top of his class from SUNY Buffalo School of Dental Medicine. During his pre-doctoral studies he was awarded the Northeastern Society of Periodontists Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Periodontics, The International Congress of Oral Implantologists Pre-Doctoral Achievement Award, and both the Tucker and Barrett Scholarship for academic excellence.

Dr. Sid Tucker attended Columbia University School of Dental and Oral Surgery for his post-doctoral periodontal training He earned a certification in Periodontology and a Masters of Science Degree for his research on systemic complications due to periodontal disease. Dr. Tucker has published numerous articles on atherosclerosis and diabetes and how they are affected by periodontal disease. He has also presented this research at various meetings, including at the prestigious International Association of Dental Research seminar in Goetenberg, Sweden.

Dr. Rohit Gupte

Dr. Rohit Gupte has completed his DMD from Henry M Goldman School of Dental Medicine in 2016 and since then has been in private practice in the State of Connecticut. Prior to that he has completed his Bachelors in Dental Surgery from Government Dental College and Hospital in India in 2005, followed by 2 years of practicing clinical dentistry.

Dr. Rohit holds keen interest in dental research. He moved to United States in 2007 for further education in research and clinical dental sciences. He studied Oral Biology at University of Minnesota for his Masters (MS) following which he worked as Research Fellow with Boston University and Forsyth Institute (Harvard University) for 4 years. His primary research focus was in Periodontology and atherosclerosis. Along with clinical practice, he continues to maintain active participation in research field, peer reviewing original research articles and being on Editorial & Reviewer boards of several research journals.

Dr. Rohit is a member of American Dental Association, American Academy of Dental Research, American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, American Academy of Sleep Medicine, American Academy of General Dentistry.

When he is not working Dr.Rohit likes to spend time with his family, travel and explore good places to eat. In his free time, he is generally found nurturing his home garden that now has a collection of 70+ plants.

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Dr. Kevin Barajas

Dr. Kevin Barajas received his dental degree from Columbia University College of Dental Medicine. He was chosen for a two year General Practice Residency at the very prestigious Mount Sinai Hospital, where he found his passion for family and cosmetic dentistry. Dr. Barajas has a special interest in Invisalign and Implant Dentistry.

Dr. Barajas is passionate about educating his patients on the importance of oral health. He dedicates much of his free time in educating himself with the latest advancements in technology and techniques in all aspects of dentistry so he can provide optimal care to his patients. Dr. Barajas is an active member of the Academy of General Dentistry and has initiated the process of becoming a fellow through the AGD.

In his free time he enjoys exploring state parks throughout the Tri-state area and competing in Stamford's local soccer league. During visits home to California he enjoys hiking, running trails and time spent with family.

Dr. Meira Scheiner

Dr. Scheiner is a general and cosmetic dentist, who has been in practice treating patients of all ages since 2008. Dr. Scheiner’s warm and gentle demeanor — along with her conservative, minimally invasive approach to dentistry — has earned her a reputation of excellence among her patients and peers alike.

Dr. Scheiner graduated Magna Cum Laude from Yeshiva University in NYC with a BA in Biology – and subsequently received her Doctorate in Dental Medicine from Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale. Following dental school, Dr. Scheiner completed a residency at Hackensack University Medical Center where she focused on general and cosmetic dentistry. Dr. Scheiner then went on to complete a second residency from St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center in Paterson, New Jersey, where she focused on emergency dental care in addition to head and neck trauma.

Dr. Scheiner is dedicated to staying up-to-date on the latest advances in dentistry, and has taken extensive continuing education courses in the areas of restorative and cosmetic dentistry, nerve treatment, and Invisalign clear aligners.

Dr. Scheiner lives with her family in Fairfield County Connecticut. In her spare time, she can be found relaxing at a neighborhood coffee shop, taking a yoga class, or enjoying an evening out with her husband at the newest restaurants.