Dr. Rishabh Acharya received his dental training in India and was the recipient of the D.Y. Patil University Gold Medal for his outstanding academic achievements. He successfully completed a postgraduate certificate in prosthodontics and a master of dental science (MDS) from the Rutgers School of Dental Medicine. His thesis, ‘Retentive strength and marginal gaps of a bioactive luting agent-An in vitro pilot study,’ was published in the Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry.
Dr. Acharya completed a fellowship in oral oncology and maxillofacial prosthodontics from the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, followed by an advanced education program in implant dentistry at the Loma Linda University School of Dentistry.
Dr. Acharya joined the Division of Prosthodontics, Department of Preventive and Restorative Dental Sciences, UCSF School of Dentistry as a full-time faculty. He teaches in the predoctoral clinic and treats patients in the UCSF Dental Center prosthodontic faculty practice.