Dr. Pooja Goel grew up in India and made the bay area her home at a young age of 23. She has been practicing dentistry for the past 19 years and sleep medicine for the past 8 years.
Dr. Goel has dedicated hundreds of hours attending educational lectures, courses, and residencies all over the country to keep up to date with the latest advancements in sleep disorders and craniofacial pain. Dr. Goel completed a residency in dental sleep medicine from Tufts University, an orofacial residency from UCLA, and a residency in craniofacial pain and disorders from the American Academy of Craniofacial Pain in Dallas, Texas.
Dr. Goel has a strong commitment to her patient’s sleep success. She knows and understands how vital sleep is for leading a quality life and maintaining overall health. Not only does Dr. Goel uses her knowledge to achieve quality results with patients with sleep disorders, but she also educates her patients towards overall wellbeing. She also understands the deep link between general dentistry and sleep disorders, which allows her to accurately treat and manage sleeping disorders, as well as to maintain good oral health in her patients.
Dr. Goel strongly believes in educating each patient on his and her sleep disorder, as patient education is a large part of her practice. She treats every patient as her own family member and tries hard to treat the underlying problem rather than just the symptoms so she can achieve long-lasting results.
In addition to running her practice in the US, Dr. Goel strives to help the underprivileged in India, where she provides many services to people with limited resources. Dr. Goel regularly organizes free dental care camps, seminars for insomnia, sleep apnea and promotes the importance of sleep hygiene at churches, community centers, and senior citizen centers.
Dr. Goel is happily married and has two amazing sons. When she is not working hard to improve your smile, sleep, and overall health, she is likely reading, hiking, or planning her next vacation.
Dr. Goel is dedicated to remaining on the cutting edge of advancements and look forward to serving you at Bay area, California.
- American Dental Association
- California Dental Association
- Santa Clara County Dental Society
- American Academy of Sleep Medicine