Dr Abhay T Kamath

Dr Abhay T Kamath

Professor and Head of the Department

Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Dr.Abhay Taranath Kamath is the Professor and Head of Department of Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

My Name is Dr Abhay T Kamath, my profilePage is. I am aProfessor and Head of the Departmentin Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, MCODS Manipal.
  • CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES
    • He 
    •      Heads the department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery  
    •      Teaches Undergraduate and Postgraduate students 
    •       Is an able administrator managing the routene activities of the department and also taking steps for further enhancement of the department .
    •       Over the years has served as an internal as well as external examiner in many prestigious institutes .
    •       Has presented papers and delievered guest lectures in various national as well as international conferences 

     

  • SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING
    Subject
    :
    Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
    Subject code
    :
    Year / Semester
    :
    Third and Final year BDS
  • ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS
    Degree
    :
    AO Faculty for India
    Specialisation
    :
    Maxillofacial Trauma
    Institute
    :
    AO ASIF
    Year of passing
    :
    2012
    Degree
    :
    MDS
    Specialisation
    :
    Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
    Institute
    :
    AB Shetty Memorial Institute Of Dental Sciences, Mangalore (NITTE University)
    Year of passing
    :
    2001
  • EXPERIENCE
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, MCODS Manipal
    Designation
    :
    Professor and Head
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    2010 till date
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, MCODS Manipal
    Designation
    :
    Professor
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    2009-2010
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Dr Shyamala Reddy Institute of Dental Sciences, Bangalore
    Designation
    :
    Senior Lecturer
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    4 months
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Manipal
    Designation
    :
    Assistant Professor, Reader, Associate Professor
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    7 years
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Jaipur Dental College, Jaipur
    Designation
    :
    Associate Professor
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    1 year 2 months
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Mangalore
    Designation
    :
    Associate Professor
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    6 months
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Sikkim Manipal Medical College, Sikkim
    Designation
    :
    Associate Professor
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    6 months
  • CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES
    • He 
    •      Heads the department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery  
    •      Teaches Undergraduate and Postgraduate students 
    •       Is an able administrator managing the routene activities of the department and also taking steps for further enhancement of the department .
    •       Over the years has served as an internal as well as external examiner in many prestigious institutes .
    •       Has presented papers and delievered guest lectures in various national as well as international conferences 

     

  • SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING
    Subject Subject code Year / Semester
    Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Third and Final year BDS
  • ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS
    Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
    AO Faculty for India Maxillofacial Trauma AO ASIF 2012
    MDS Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery AB Shetty Memorial Institute Of Dental Sciences, Mangalore (NITTE University) 2001
  • EXPERIENCE
    Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, MCODS Manipal Professor and Head 2010 till date
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, MCODS Manipal Professor 2009-2010
    Dr Shyamala Reddy Institute of Dental Sciences, Bangalore Senior Lecturer 4 months
    Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Manipal Assistant Professor, Reader, Associate Professor 7 years
    Jaipur Dental College, Jaipur Associate Professor 1 year 2 months
    Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Mangalore Associate Professor 6 months
    Sikkim Manipal Medical College, Sikkim Associate Professor 6 months
  • AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH
    Areas of interest
    :
    Craniofacial Surgery, TMJ Reconstruction , Orthognathic surgery
    Areas of expertise
    :
    Maxillofacial Trauma, Dentofacial Deformities,TMJ Reconstruction
    Areas of research
    :
    Use of TMJ Prosthesis in total joint reconstruction
  • PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS AND CONTRIBUTIONS
    • Life Member of AOMSI
    • Life Member of IDA
    • Life Member of AO

    Contributions :

    • 1) Mentor of AO foundation in india.
    • 2) Has undergone a training for TMJ reconstruction in Atlanta Jacksonville institute under Dr. David Sukka .
    • 3) Fellowship in advanced Jaw reconstruction in Mount Snai Hospital,Canada under Dr. David Sukka.
    • 4) Guest Lecture at National Conference ‘Consensus on  Temporomandibular Joint’   by KLE VK institute of Dental Sciences, Belagavi  on 5th to 7th  February 2015
    • 5) AOCMF  symposium – Advances in Orthognathic Surgery on 12th  – 14th March 2015
    • 6) 37th Asia Pacific Dental Congress –presented a poster titled “Sternocliedomastoid flap: Adding a new dimension to esthetic  reconstruction of  face in cases of ameloblastoma mandible” from 3rd to 5th April 2015 at Singapore.
    • 7) Attended the 35th Asia Pacific Dental Congress held at Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from the 8th to the 12th of May 2013 and won the 3rd Prize for the scientific poster “Role of collagen in the management of Oral Submucous fibrosis
  • AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH
    Areas of interest Craniofacial Surgery, TMJ Reconstruction , Orthognathic surgery
    Areas of expertise Maxillofacial Trauma, Dentofacial Deformities,TMJ Reconstruction
    Areas of research Use of TMJ Prosthesis in total joint reconstruction
  • PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS AND CONTRIBUTIONS
    • Life Member of AOMSI
    • Life Member of IDA
    • Life Member of AO

    Contributions :

    • 1) Mentor of AO foundation in india.
    • 2) Has undergone a training for TMJ reconstruction in Atlanta Jacksonville institute under Dr. David Sukka .
    • 3) Fellowship in advanced Jaw reconstruction in Mount Snai Hospital,Canada under Dr. David Sukka.
    • 4) Guest Lecture at National Conference ‘Consensus on  Temporomandibular Joint’   by KLE VK institute of Dental Sciences, Belagavi  on 5th to 7th  February 2015
    • 5) AOCMF  symposium – Advances in Orthognathic Surgery on 12th  – 14th March 2015
    • 6) 37th Asia Pacific Dental Congress –presented a poster titled “Sternocliedomastoid flap: Adding a new dimension to esthetic  reconstruction of  face in cases of ameloblastoma mandible” from 3rd to 5th April 2015 at Singapore.
    • 7) Attended the 35th Asia Pacific Dental Congress held at Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from the 8th to the 12th of May 2013 and won the 3rd Prize for the scientific poster “Role of collagen in the management of Oral Submucous fibrosis