Periodontics is a department which deals with diagnosis, treatment and prevention of diseases affecting the gums and supporting structures of the teeth, and study of dental implants. Provides clinical training for the under graduate students and caters to the periodontic needs for the patients. The department of periodontics was established in 2007 and headed by Dr. Sabitha Sudarsan. The department provides various treatment facilities like scaling root planing, splinting, gingivectomy, flap surgeries, mucogingival surgeries and dental implants. The department consists of latest equipments like implant units, dental operating microscopes, lasers.

Head of the Department:
Dr. Sabitha Sudarsan, M.D.S, Professor and Head
BDS: Government Dental College, Chennai
MDS: Government Dental College, Chennai
Dr. Sabitha Sudarsan is an experienced academician with over 22 yrs of service to the profession. She has innumerable national and international publications to her credit. She had also presented papers and been a chairperson in many conferences and conventions. She has co-authored a book “Evidence based Periodontology”. She has guided post graduates in their dissertations and has served as inspector for DCI and Tamilnadu Dr. MGR Medical University.


S.No. Faculty Name Designation Qualification
1 Dr. S. Sabitha Sudharsan Professor & HOD MDS
2 Dr. U. ArunMozhi Professor MDS
3 Dr. R. Shanmugapriya Reader MDS
4 Dr. R. Kadhiresan Reader MDS
5 Dr. R. A. Jennifer Cynthia Senior Lecturer MDS
6 Dr. S. Priyadarshini Senior Lecturer MDS
7 Dr. RashmiShika Senior Lecturer MDS
8 Dr. A. Meenakshi Senior Lecturer MDS
9 Dr. R. Swaminathan Senior Lecturer MDS
10 Dr. Thenmozhi Lecturer BDS

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