Department Of
Dental

Dr Elavarasi

Associate Professor & HOD
She completed her undergraduate BDS in 2007 and post-graduation MDS in 2015 from Rajah Muthiah Dental College and Hospital, Chidambaram. Presently, she is the departmental coordinator of MEU and NABH and a member of Women Empowerment in AVMC&H. She has chaired many sessions in International, National and State Anatomical Conferences and also attended the national and state level Dental conferences. She has published more than 10 publications in national and international journals. She is the Co-Investigator in the research “Correlation of palmar dermatoglyphics with oral submucous fibrosis & squamous cell carcinoma with normal healthy individual of the oral cavity in Puducherry population”. She is doing all dental clinic procedures along with oral cancer screening.


Dr V.Sadesh Kannan

Professor
Completed fellowship in palliative care at Calicut - 2010 and fellowship in IBOMS -2018.Trained as instructor in BLS and ASCLS. working as a Professor and Head in Department of Dentistry, IRC member and Chief coordinator of IQAC in Aarupadai Veedu Medical College. Editorial member in two national journals. He chaired many session in International, National and State Anatomical Conferences. published 20 publications in national and international journals. Attended as a Resource person and Guest Speaker in national and state level Dental conferences and also awarded for best paper and received oration award. organized many State level CDE/ workshops. Recognized as Fellow in Indian Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery by Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons of India in 2019.Conducted a live surgical workshop in oral cancer on 15.9.2021 at AVMCH. Research going on (A Non Invasive Method of Screening for Oral cancer Using Blue Light Based techniques – Its Role And Efficacy as a Diagnostic Tool. Doing all minor and Major oral & maxillofacial surgical Procedures under both LA & GA.)


Dr Vinothini.G

Associate professor
She completed her undergraduate BDS in 2011 and post-graduation MDS in 2015 from Rajah Muthiah Dental College and Hospital, Chidambaram. Presently, she is the departmental coordinator of IQAC and IIC and a Member of the Women Empowerment committee in AVMC&H. She has chaired many sessions in International, National and State Anatomical Conferences and also attended the national and state level Dental conferences. She has done 3 publications. She completed his recent research work (Correlation of palmar dermatoglyphics with oral submucous fibrosis & squamous cell carcinoma with a normal healthy individual of the oral cavity in Puducherry population) and got intramural seed money fund. She is doing all dental clinic procedures including Root Canal Treatment (RCT) along with oral cancer screening.


Dr. M. Thirumal

Senior Resident
He completed his undergraduate BDS in the year 2018 from Madha Dental College and Hospital, Chennai and post-graduation MDS in the year 2023 from KSR Institute of Dental Science and Research, Tiruchengode in the speciality “Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology and Oral Microbiology”. His field of interest includes Genetics and molecular biology, Oral Oncology and Forensic Odontology. He had done many researches in favour to his field of oral pathology and forensic odontology. He presented his innovative researches in various national and international conferences. He won the best paper award for his research presentation in the Triple O Symposium conducted by Vinayaga Missions Research Foundations, Salem in April 2022. He has recognised with best presentation award for his case report in National interdisciplinary triple O symposium organized by GSL Dental College, Rajahmundry, Andra Pradesh. In addition, he won the “Young Researcher Award – 2024” in the international conference “Combating Anti-Microbial Resistance 2024” held at Puducherry. Presently, he is holding the post of research coordinator of department of dentistry at AVMC&H. He has chaired many sessions in International, National and State Conferences and also attended the national and state level Dental conferences. He has done 1 publication in an international journal and 1 publication in a national journal. He is delivering guest speeches regarding the oral cancer awareness on various rural and semi urban areas of Puducherry and Cuddalore during various camps conducted by AVMCH. Being expertise in minor OT surgical procedures and Root canal treatment, he is doing all dental treatments.


Dr M.Rathipriya

Junior Resident
Doing all dental clinic procedures. Specialized in Root canal treatment