Ruth Sheela Pallapati, BDS India

Ruth was accepted into the Advanced Placement program for foreign-trained dentists at NYU College of Dentistry.  She will start NYU Dental School in Sep 2012.


Seeking placement in Advanced Standing Dental Education Program to achieve my U.S. DDS degree and further my dental career.

April 2003- September 2008  Sibar Institute of Dental Sciences.  Guntur, India

Bachelor of Dental Surgery – GPA 3.64


October 2008- December 2009 Sibar Institute of Dental Sciences  Guntur, India

  • Esthetic anterior composites, amalgam restorations, dental radiographs, dental cleanings and non- surgical extractions, fixed and removable prosthodontics.
  • Clinical caring for dental needs of children.
  • Responsible for patient education and instruction
  • Ability to provide oral hygiene techniques


Mar. 2011 – Present – North Central Bronx Hospital, Dental Clinic, 3424 Kossuth Avenue, Bronx, NY 10523

Jan. 2011 – Present – The Center for Special Dentistry, 425 Madison Ave, New York, NY under the guidance of Dr. Jeffrey Dorfman

2009 – 10  Dr. Balakoti Reddy, professor in Conservative Dentistry and Endodontic Guntur, India

2009  Free Treatment dental camps conducted by Lions Club Guntur, India

Aug. 2009  National continuing education program in Oral Medicine and Radiology Guntur, India

2009  National CDE program in Oral Pathology conducted  by Sibar Institute of Dental Sciences  Vijayawada, India
2008  Participated in Dental Hygiene Awareness camps in the rural areas of Andhra Pradesh Guntur, India

2008  Organized and participated in many free dental treatment camps conducted in rural areas of Andhra Pradesh – Performed dental procedures like scaling, fillings and extractions.
2008  Participated in National AIDS Control Program Guntur, India

2008  Participated in Tobacco prevention and control program Guntur, India
2008  Performed dental screenings for students of rural government   schools Andhra Pradesh, India                                                                                   


Jan. 2004  Participated in 58th Indian Dental Conference. Vijayawada ,India
May 2009  Participated in Colgate Dental academic program. Guntur, India
July 26, 2009  Participated in Accredited continuing dental education program conducted by UMDNJ (NJ) Vijayawada, India

2006  “Armamentarium in Conservative Dentistry”

2009  “Topical Fluoride gels and solutions and their effects in prevention of dental caries”

2005  Gold Medal for first position in Anatomy in 1st year BDS Examination by NTR University Of Health Sciences.
Completed five years BDS Course in first division.


December 2010  NBDE– Part 1 – Passed

May 2011  TOEFL – 105

English, Telugu (Language of India) & Hindi

Knitting, Drawing, Reading

Permanent U.S. Resident