“Don’t brush your teeth ,…brush only the ones you want to keep!” is the motto of this versatile department. From its humble beginnings in the year 2006, the department of Periodontology is currently led by Dr.J.Selvakumar, an eminent academician of National fame who has uplifted the department to churn out quality undergraduates & post graduates .

He has been elected as Periodontal Health Care Governor of society of the Indian Society of Periodontology (ISP) at National level. A multitasking personality, he juggles the post of Vice President of the Indian Dental Association, Madras Chapter, Vice-President of Indian Society of Dental Research (ISDR), while attending & lecturing at conferences throughout India.

The department employs cutting edge technologies including the use of LASERS, Implants & Electro surgery to ensure that the gum health of Kundrathur population is pristine! Armed with a small army of dedicated staff members & regularly publishing scholarly articles in peer reviewed National & International journals, the department of Periodontology is certainly a force to reckon with.