Currently practicing in Abu Dhabi at Ahalia Hospital (from 2012 march onwards) as Specialist Oral and Maxillofacial surgeon.
Nature of practice:
Am heading the department of dentistry,
My daily practice includes major and minor oral surgical procedures and implantology.
Routine Minor oral procedures are complicated teeth extraction, odentectomies, and bony pathologies correction. Soft tissue procedures include frenectomies, sialotomies, cyst excisions and other oral pathology ailment care in outpatient setup and inpatient.
Major maxillofacial procedures include trauma, space infections and orthognathic procedures.
Am on call for all oral and maxillofacial injury management.
I am practising dental implantlogy , I perform partial and full mouth implant procedures. Systems
used are straumann, and Bego
I accept all referrals for oral and maxillofacial consultation and procedures.
(2004 onwards till 2012) associated with Manipal Super Specialty Hospital, Apollo Hospital,
Greenview, Medical Centre , Apollo Clinic and at manipal cure and care multispecialty health
centre as consultant Oral and Maxillofacial surgeon
Nature of Job:
2003: Assistant Professor in the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Vishnu Dental College and Hospital, Bhimavaram, Andhra Pradesh.
Nature of Job:
1998 to 1999: Junior Lecturer in the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, A.B.Shetty
Dental College and Hospital, Deralakatte, Mangalore, Karnataka.
Nature of Job:
1997 to 1998: Had my Dental Clinic in Shimoga, wherein multi specialty practice was followed.
Member of American association of implant dentistry from 2013 onwards
Master of Dental Surgery (1999-2002), A.B. Shetty Dental College and Hospital, Mangalore, Karnataka.
Bachelor of Dental Surgery (1992-1997), Bapuji Dental College and Hospital, Davangere, Karnataka
Papers and presentations:
Temperomandibular disorder, ahalia hospital, 2012 Burning mouth syndrome, ahalia hospital, 2013.
Systemic effects of oral pathologies, ahalia hospital, 2013
Oral pathologies and rehabilitation, ahalia hospital, 2015.
Infection control in dental practice, AKMG 2017, abu dhabi
Orofacial pain, dentists dilemma, Ahlia international conference, 2017.
Clinical dissertation on application of Poly-L-lactide Mini Plates and Screws in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery,
with 10 cases of Bimaxillary Orthognathic procedures, wherein resorbable plates were used for plating sagittal split Osteotomies. The result were overwhelming, with no cases of relapse and no inflammatory conditions. The study was done for the period of three years.
Clinical Study of Fibro Osseous Lesions of the Jaws, a clinicopathologic study of the nature of the fibro osseous
lesions and classifying depending on their pathogenesis. The study duration was for 2 years.
Paper presentation done on Bioresorbable Plates at AOMSI Conference, 2002.
Attended International Conference of Cleft Lip and Palate, at Goa, in the year 2001.
Participated in Advanced symposium on Craniomaxillofacial Reconstruction by AO Foundation in September 2009
Extra Curricular activities:
Worked as Camp Coordinator for International Cleft Lip and Palate Association, Zurich, and Smile Train, U.S.A and for Karnataka Rotary Association.