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Official Phone:0820 2922131 ( Manipal), 0820 2526501 – Extension 2180. ( Udupi )
Was associated with the Raja Rajeswari Dental College and Hospital, Bangalore and Thai Moogambigai Dental College and Hospital, Chennai earlier.
Areas of Interest in teaching
Tobacco Control and Cessation, Epidemiology, Behavioural Sciences, Preventive Dentistry, Dental Public Health, Research methodology, Geriatric oral Health, Educational Environment, Diet Counselling  nutritional aspects of oral health, Dental man power management.
Top 5 research publications/ Projects
1. Integrating E- health education in the Public Health Dentistry Curriculum. JIAPHD, Vol 2011,    Issue 18. Pg 234-240.                           
2. Dental Care – Reaching out to the rural areas, national and international perspectives. KSDJ, JULY 2008, Pg 93-98.