Dr. Karuna Y.M.

Reader

Department of Paedodontics & Preventive Dentistry

CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    1. Taking lecture classes for Undergraduate B.D.S. students.

    2. Conducting practical classes For B.D.S. students.

    3. Clinical teaching for B.D.S. and M.D.S students.

    4. Preparing question papers and conducting theory, practical and clinical examination for B.D.S. Students.

    5. Catering to the needs of the patients.

    6. Patient consultation, allotting patients to undergraduate and post-graduate students. 

 

SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING

Subject Subject code Semester
Pediatric and Preventive Dentistry

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
BDS AB Shetty Memorial Institute of Dental Sciences 2011
MDS Pediatric and Preventive Dentistry Bapuji Dental College and Hospital, Davangere 2015

Experience

Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
Department of Pediatric and Preventive Dentistry, MCODS Mangalore Reader 2019-
Department of Pediatric and Preventive Dentistry, MCODS Mangalore Assistant Professor 2015-2019

AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH

Area of Interest

Preventive dentistry, Pediatric endodontics, mixed dentition orthodontics, Presurgical Nasoalveolar moulding

Area of Expertise

Pediatric dentistry, Mixed dentition orthodontics, Presurgical Nasoalveolar moulding

Area of Research

Behavior management in children, Preventive Dentistry, Caries management, Special care dentistry