38350 Fremont Blvd. Suite 103
Fremont, CA 94536
Dr. Munira Lokhandwala received her fellowship from the Academy of General dentistry a few years ago, and has been honored by the Academy with the prestigious Mastership of the Academy of General Dentisry in July 2019.
What do the letters MAGD after your name mean?
The letters MAGD stand for Master of the Academy of General Dentistry.
If your dentist is a Fellow or Master of the Academy of General Dentistry (FAGD or MAGD), they are the best of the best in the field. Only about 6 percent of general dentists in the U.S. and Canada are AGD Fellows, and less than 2 percent are AGD Masters. You can rest assured that your dentist cares about knowing the latest techniques and best practices in dentistry. Your dentist practices these techniques in a classroom setting multiple times a year — not every dentist does this.
To become an AGD Fellow, a dentist must:
To become an AGD Master, a dentist must:
Even if your dentist does not have an "FAGD" or "MAGD" after his or her name, it is possible that he or she has taken continuing education. At your next visit, ask your dentist how he or she is staying up to date on procedures to provide you and your family with a wide range of treatment options.