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Gargi Mukherji, DDS

Dr. Gargi Mukherji, DDS
  • Title: Associate Professor; Director, Clinical Simulation
  • Office: SOD-5414
  • Phone: 713-486-4474
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  • Administrative Area(s): General Practice and Dental Public Health
  • Education:

    DDS | Texas A&M Baylor College of Dentistry, 2000
    General Practice Residency |  UTHealth School of Dentistry at Houston, 2001

Dr. Gargi Mukherji is an associate professor and director of clinical simulation at UTHealth Houston School of Dentistry. She is a graduate of Texas A&M University College of Dentistry (2000) and completed a one-year General Practice Residency at UTHealth Houston. Upon graduation from residency, she worked in private practice for 10 years prior to joining academia and pursuing her passion for teaching. She also treats patients in the UT Dentists faculty practice twice a week.

Her specialty interests include the treatment of medically compromised patients, as well as children. She is an Advanced Cardiac Life Support instructor and is credentialed to do IV sedation. In 2013, Dr. Mukherji was a recipient of the Dean’s Excellence Award for Teaching and Innovation. In addition, she has served as a reviewer for more than 150 peer-reviewed journal articles on oral surgery, oral medicine and oral pathology.

Clinical Interests

Pediatric and adult care, medically compromised patients

Languages Spoken

English, Hindi