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Dr. HEMANTH TUMKUR LAKSHMIKANTHA

MScD and Ph.D of ORTHODONTICS from Kyungpook National University, Daegu, south KoreaORTHODONTICS. More than 10 years experience

PROFESSIONAL SUMMARYOrganized and detail-oriented Orthodontist with dedication to researching and implementingbest practices, promoting education and clinical procedures and collaborating with peers andindustry suppliers. Keen eye for knowledge of innovative clinical practices, industry products,new technology methods, devices and procedures
KEY SKILLS
       ·         Dedicated to integrity •Clinical benchmarking •Total quality improvement
       ·         Keen motor skills
       ·         Observant
       ·         Patient evaluation/intervention
       ·         Diagnostic tools familiarity
       ·         Professional Chair side manner
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
        • Adult Orthodontic treatment
        • Functional therapy for children and adolescents
        • Lingual orthodontics• Evidence based orthodontic treatment 
EXPERIENCE
KYUNGPOOK NATIONAL UNIVERSITY– Daegu, Korea 2016 – PresentPhD Researcher in Clinical OrthodonticsCAUVERY DENTAL CARE – Bangalore, India 2015 – 2016 
ORTHODONTIST
     •Worked in a capacity of Orthodontist and Proprietor of my own clinic
     •Provided clinical examination, diagnosis and treatment planning for a wide variety oforthodontic malocclusions in children, adolescents and adults
     •Formulated and implemented policies and procedures that reduced overhead and allowedmore patients to be treated daily while maintaining a low stress environment.
     •Successfully treated complex cased involving severe malocclusions including, dento-facialgrowth discrepancies and early functional appliance treatment of developing skeletalmalocclusions.
     •Provided consultative services for multidisciplinary patients referred from Oral Surgeon,Periodontist, Endodontist, and Periodontist within the clinic.
     •Evaluation of the proper effectiveness of the work from the Orthodontic Laboratory and itsdeadlines. 

THE UNIVERSITY OFTHE EAST – Metro Manila, Philippines 2012-2015
ORTHODONTIC RESIDENT
     •Worked in a universities clinical setup as a orthodontic resident for a period of three years,in the duration of which I have independently managed orthodontic cases and havesuccessfully completed cases.
     •Conducted treatment of maxillofacial deformities with various types of fixed, removableappliances and surgical procedures.
     •Performed treatment of maxillary deficiencies and mandibular protrusion with orthopedicforces combined with fixed appliances.
     •Treatment of spacing in teeth using orthodontic treatment and asthetic dentistry.
     •Performed treatment of impacted or malpositioned teeth into their correct position withsurgical assisted orthodontics.
     •Have assisted in treatment of cleft lips and cleft palate. Dr REDDY’S DENTAL FORUM – Bangalore, India 2010-2012GENERAL DENTIST
     •Diagnosed and treated diseases, injuries and malformations of teeth, gums and other oralstructures.
     •Treated exposure of pulp by pulp capping, removal of pulp from pulp chamber and rootcanals.
     •Designed and fitted prosthodontic appliances, including bridges, space maintainers anddentures.
     •Effectively removed any impacted, damaged or non-restorable teeth.
     •Worked closely with patients before, during and after dental procedures.
     •Educated patients about proper oral hygiene and plaque control procedures. 
EDUCATION
BACHELOR IN DENTAL SURGERY (BDS)2003-2009The Oxford Dental College,Bangalore, India

MASTER’S OF SCIENCE IN DENTISTRY- ORTHODONTICS (MScD)2012-2015The University of the East,Metro Manila, Philippines
Post Graduate (Ph.D) Research Fellow in Clinical Orthodontics2016-PresentKyungpook National University,Daegu, south Korea ADDITIONAL CERTIFICATIONS·         Completed LINGUAL ORTHODONTIC COURSE in KYUNGPOOK NATIONAL
     ·         UNIVERSITY, DAEGU, SOUTH KOREA under Dr. HEE-MOON, KYUNG.
     ·         Completed a course of Orthodontic Microimplants in Kyungpook National University,
     ·         Daegu, South Korea under Dr. Hyo-Sang, Park
     ·         Certification course in GUMMETAL INNOAVATIVE ORTHODONTIC WIRE: A
     ·         breakthrough concept to simplify Orthodontic Treatment, from PROS-APAC
     ·         Corporation, Metro Manila, Philippines.
     ·         Certification course in INVISALIGN from PROS-APAC Corporation, Philippines.
     ·         Certification course in MYOFUNCTIONAL APPLIANCES from PROS-APAC Corporation, Philippines.
     ·         Certification course in e-CLIGNER SYSTEM from Filipino-Chinese Dental Foundation,
     ·         INC, Manila, Philippines.
     ·         Participated in the 9th Biennial National Orthodontic Congress conducted by the
     ·         Association of Philippine orthodontists in Manila, Philippines
     ·         Attended the 8Th Annual World Microimplant Anchorage(WMIA) Congress in
     ·         KYUNGPOOK NATIONAL UNIVERSITY, Daegu, South Korea on the 24th and 25th of
     ·         October, 2013
     ·         Trained in Basic Life Support by Nightingales Medical Trust Bangalore.

PUBLICATIONS AND PRESENTATIONS
     ·         Evaluation of the Antibacterial Activity in Pomegranate Peels and Arils by using
     ·         Ethanolic Extract against S. mutans and L. acidophilus” Global Journal of Medical
     ·         Research (GJMR)-J Volume 14 Issue 2 Version 1.0
     ·         Presentation of an e-poster titled ‘BIOMECHANICS OF TWO IMPLANT-SUPPORTED
     ·         MOLAR DISTALIZATION SYSTEMS’ in Taiwan International Orthodontic Forum 2014,Taiwan.
     ·         Unpublished Research - ' A Three Dimensional Finite Element Analysis of different
     ·         orthodontic tooth movements subjected to various orthodontic force magnitudes'.

PROFFESIONAL MEMBERSHIPS
     ·         MEMBER OF THE DENTAL COUNCIL OF INDIA (DCI).
     ·         MEMBER OF THE KARNATAKA STATE DENTAL COUNCIL (KSDC).
       ·         MEMBER OF INDIAN DENTAL ASSOSIATION (IDA).