Professor and Head (Academics)
Dr. Arvind graduated in dentistry in 1997 and completed his Masters in Oral Medicine and Radiology in 2003. He was selected to represent India in the World Workshop on oral medicine V as an assistant reviewer at London in 2010 and again as a reviewer in the World Workshop on oral medicine VI at Florida – USA in 2014. He was awarded the European Association of Oral Medicine travel bursary award in 2011. He underwent further training in oral medicine at Penn Dental School, Philadelphia- USA and in Special Care Dentistry at Morriston Hospital, Swansea- United Kingdom.He has delivered numerous guest lectures in India and abroad. He has many publications in peer reviewed reputed journals and has also contributed chapters to text books in oral medicine and radiology.
He is an examiner for MDS – Oral Medicine and Radiology in all Indian universities and also serves an examiner in the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow and Royal College of Surgeons of Ireland for MFDS exam. He is a recognised PhD guide in Saveetha University and has guided 2 doctoral thesis and is currently supervising 5 doctoral thesis. His special area of interest is orofacial pain, medical management of immunobullous disorders and dental care for medically complex patients.
Conferences attended - 20
Workshop - 6
Publications - 40