Dr. Jyotsna Sundar

Dr. Jyotsna Sundar was born and raised in India. She obtained her (BDS) Bachelors in Dental Sciences degree from AB Shetty Inst of Dental Sciences, Mangalore, India and a Masters in Bioinformatics, Bharathiyar University, India. Science and healthcare have been her passion all along.


She then came to the United States and earned a Masters in Medical Biotechnology from University of Chicago, Rockford, IL. She continued to obtain a DMD degree at University of Pennsylvania, PA where she was inducted into the Omicron Kappa Upsilon for her academic achievements. She further did a residency in Advanced Education in General Dentistry from University of Pacific, CA where she performed multiple root canals. Her passion for endodontics started here.


She started working as a general dentist at Health & Life Org, Sacramento – a federally qualified health center with a passion for saving natural teeth for the underprivileged. Dr. Sundar returned to school and got her specialty training in Endodontics at Temple university, Philadelphia.

As an endodontist, she aims every day to deliver evidence-based quality care to save natural teeth, minimize pain, and improve patients’ quality of life. With honest communication and consideration, she strives to ensure every patient is as informed and comfortable as possible when receiving root canal treatment.

Dr. Sundar is an active member of the American Dental Association, California Dental Association, Sacramento District Dental Society & American Association of Endodontists,

She is married and has a three-year-old boy. She enjoys traveling with her family and trying out new cuisines in her free time.