CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES
- Guides postgraduate and BDS students in performing oral surgical procedures.
- Performs oral surgical procedures.
- Manages emergencies of head and neck regions.
Chithra A teaches BDS and post graduate students.
SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING
|Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery||Third and Final year BDS|
|Degree||Specialisation||Institute||Year of passing|
|MDS||Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery||Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal||2011|
Life Member of AOMSI
AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH
Area of Interest
Craniofacial Surgery, Esthetic Surgery
Area of Expertise
Minor Oral Surgery, Facial Trauma
Professional Affiliations & Contributions
Professional affiliations and contributions
Life member of AOMSI
Member of IDA
1)14th Annual Conference Indian Society of Cleft Lip, Palate and Craniofacial Anomalies Indocleftcon 2015from 30th April to 3rd May 2015.
2) 1st Asian Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery PG Convention held at Mangalore from 29th to 31st August 2013 titled” Atypical Cephalometry for Ethnic Malasyian corrected by Orthognathic Surgery”
3)COSMOS 2013 presented a poster titled “Glandular Odontogenic cyst of posterior maxilla – A Rare Entity held on 1st & 2nd February 2013 at Yenepoya University
Root fragment in the ostium of the maxillary sinus
2009-01-01 Amit Sethi KM Cariappa
British Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, 47, 572-575
Role of Rapid Tetanus Antibody test in accident and emergency department-comparative study Journal of Maxillofacial Oral Surgery Oct. 14, 2014.
Abhay taranath Kamath, , K.M Cariappa , Adarsh Abstract : Tetanus remains a problem of immense concern worldwide. Management of tetanus with its attendant complications are challenges to the physician and its prevention is the chief priority. The choice of tetanus prophylaxis for patients with wounds depends on obtaining their vaccination history, which has been demonstrated to be unreliable. The tetanus antibody test may avoid inadequate prophylactic measures and reduce costs