Snoring and sleep Doctor

Dr Nivedita Kumar BDS, MS, University of Michigan, USA.

Dr Nivedita Kumar is the founder of NK’s Snoring and Sleep Apnea Center. She started this center with the
vision of having sleep specialists from different fields of healthcare under one roof and offering a one stop
solutions for people suffering from sleep disorders.

Her specializations in Dental sleep Medicine, in Sleep Studies, in Cognitive Behaviour Therapy for
Insomnia and in Orofacial Pain make her uniquely qualified to head this exclusive healthcare center in India.

Dr Nivedita Kumar is Board-Certified in American Board of Dental Sleep Medicine, USA. Her special
interest in Sleep Medicine and usage of Oral Devices to treat Snoring and Sleep Apnea prompted her to
pursue advanced training from renowned experts of sleep medicine, both in the USA and in India. Dr Kumar
has an overall of 30 years of experience, the later part of which she has dedicated to treating sleep issues,
sleep related breathing problems, airway, facial and jaw bone development and breathing problems in
children and adults.

She has been a pioneer in introducing unique titratable Mandibular Advancement Devices in India. These
are specialized Medical Dental Devices for treatment of Snoring and Obstructive Sleep Apnea. They are
small, custom-made and are comfortable replacements to CPAP therapy in treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea.

She is certified in Polysomnography Technology through American Board of Registered Polysomnographic
Technologist and is highly qualified in conducting all levels of sleep studies and titration studies.

Additionally, Dr Nivedita Kumar is also a Certified Yoga Therapist and follows a holistic approach to
treatment of sleep issues.

Dr Nivedita Kumar is also an American Board-Certified Periodontist and Implantology and is
internationally experienced, having practiced in Michigan, USA for over 19 years and then again in India
She comes with a vast experience in all fields of Dentistry, Orofacial Pain and in Sleep Medicine. With Dr
Nivedita, one is assured of high standards of care combined with personal relationship and compassion.

Her current passion in dental sleep medicine drives her to constantly educate and encourage
patients to follow preventive measures to good health. She strongly believes one of the major
steps to Good Health is through Good Sleep.

Achievements and Education

  • Board Certified Specialist in Dental Sleep Medicine by American Board of DSM
  • Certified in RPGST by American Board of Registered Polysomnography Technologists
  • Board Certified Specialist in Periodontology and Implantology by American Academy of
  • Mastership and Fellowship in Orofacial Pain, Temporomandibular Disorders and Dental Sleep
    Medicine, Roseman University, USA and with Smile USA
  • Masters in Periodontology and Implantology from University of Michigan, USA
  • General Practice Residency in Hospital Dentistry from Louisiana State University, USA
  • Bachelor of Dental Surgery, Government Dental College, Bangalore
  • Specialist Licensing in Periodontics in Michigan State, USA

Private Practice and Mentorships

  • Private Practice in Michigan, USA for 19+ years
  • Private practice in Bangalore, India
  • Speaker at Washtenaw County Dental Study Club, Michigan, USA
  • Faculty at University of Michigan, Department of Periodontics
  • Implant training Courses for General Dentists in Michigan, USA
  • Implant training courses for Dentists in India
  • Conducts Sleep Medicine Courses in India