Associate Professor of Periodontics
Dr. Prabhu Manickam Natarajan
Dr. Prabhu Manickam Natarajan is an Associate Professor in Periodontics, in the College of Dentistry, GMU and Specialist Periodontist in Thumbay Dental Hospital, Ajman, and Thumbay Medical & Dental Specialty Centre, Sharjah, UAE. Dr. Prabhu Manickam Natarajan completed his Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) from Sree Balaji Dental College and Hospital, affiliated to Dr. MGR Medical University, Chennai, India in 1998. He completed his Master of Dental Surgery (MDS) in Periodontics from Rajah Muthiah Dental College and Hospital, Annamalai University, Chidambaram, India in 2003. He went ahead to complete his Doctorate in Periodontics (Ph.D.) from Bharath University in the year 2011. He is one of the very few eminent researchers, to have completed his Ph.D. in Periodontics in India and is the first in Bharath University, to have a Ph.D. in Periodontics. Dr. Prabhu Manickam Natarajan received his Fellowship in Dental Surgery (FDS RCPS Glasgow) from The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow in April 2019. He had worked as a Professor in Dental Colleges in India and Malaysia and is teaching Periodontics for the past Sixteen years. He had published five books in Dentistry and a lot of articles in well-known dental journals around the globe. He had been appointed as a Reviewer and Editorial board member of a number International and national dental journals. Dr. Prabhu Manickam Natarajan had given a lot of guest lectures and made presentations and had conducted pre-conference courses in various dental conferences. His research interests include Lasers in Periodontics and enzymes in the peri implant sulcular fluid. As a Periodontist, his contributions to Dentistry and dental research are well appreciated among the International dental circles.