Dr. Shiva Sankar BDS, MDS (Ortho)
Clinical Director and Orthodontist
Our team is led by Clinical Director and Orthodontist, Dr Shiva Sankar, who is also a Professor in the Department of Orthodontics, Rajas Dental College affiliated to , Dr.MGR Medical University. He frequently publishes research papers in leading scientific national and international journals.
Dr. Shiva Sankar received his Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) in 2002 from Government Dental College, Chennai and completed his Master of Dental surgery (MDS) from Ragas Dental College, Tamil Nadu Dr.MGR Medical University, meritoriously. He began practising Orthodontics in 2004, and has been proud to serve as a consultant orthodontist in various prestigious hospitals like Dr.Vijayalakshmi Acharya’s clinic in Chennai, Vasan Dental care in Tirunelveli, Dr.JP Dental clinic in Tenkasi and other leading hospitals in Tirunelveli, Tenkasi, Tuticorin, Nagerkovil, Chennai.
Dr. Shiva Sankar is a pioneer in Lingual braces (braces placed behind the teeth) in South Tamil Nadu, the micro-implant system that he uses enables him to correct many skeletal problems without the need for surgery. He has treated more than thousand comprehensive cases in Orthodontics and Dental Surgery in his 12+ years tenure in the field of dentistry.
Dr. Shiva Sankar is also a member of the Indian Dental Association, Indian Orthodontic society.