Dr. Pharande believes every child, adolescent and adult deserves a healthy and beautiful smile. To provide the best and the most effective treatment possible, he attended the best teaching institutes, and continues to hone his skills. Dr. Pharande completed his B.D.S. from Pravara Institute of Medical Sciences (Pune University) in 2000. After graduation, he gained valuable experience practicing general dentistry under the able guidance of his uncle, the renowned dental practitioner â€“ Dr. M.K. Pharande, before attending the prestigious SDM Institute of Dental Sciences & Hospital, in Dharwad, Karnataka. It was here he earned his post-doctoral education in Orthodontics under the tutelage of highly acclaimed academician and renowned clinician â€“ Prof. V.P. Jayade; and received the Masters Degree in Orthodontics. Even after post-graduation he continued, and still continues learning and gaining expertise by associating with distinguished world renowned clinicians, and attending national and international seminars. Following the Kaizen philosophy of constant, never-ending improvement, he is always eager to learn more. His quest for perfection and attention to details predictably lands him into excellence in everything he does. In addition to practicing orthodontics full time, Dr. Pharande is actively involved in a number of professional organizations, including the Pune Orthodontic Study Group, Indian Dental Association, Indian Orthodontic Society, and the World Federation of Orthodontists. A contemplative, genuine, down to earth individual, he believes in a simple and honest way of life. When not working, Dr. Pharande enjoys yoga, meditation, reading, and travelling.