Other-Specialities

Dental Sciences

The division of dental, oral and maxillofacial surgery at Aster MIMS encompasses the diagnosis and treatment of diseases and irregularities related to mouth, dentition face, jaws and neck. Surgeons at the department are well trained to manage functional, pathologic and cosmetic problems. Equipped with state-of-the-art technologies, the department offers various surgical and restorative services for adults and children.

Doctors

Dr Ajoy Vijayan

Visiting Senior consultant - Oral and maxillofacial surgeon

Dr Ajoy Vijayan graduated in dentistry from the university of Mangalore in 1994, and masters in Oral & Maxillofacial surgery from Rajiv Gandhi university of Health sciences, Bangalore in 2002. He had been actively into academics for the past 19 years, and was the Professor & Head of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Kannur Dental College and Mahe institute of Dental sciences ,puducherry . He had been an examiner at various universities, during his academic career and has published extensively in various journals.

Dr Ajoy Vijayan

Visiting Senior consultant - Oral and maxillofacial surgeon

Dr Ajoy Vijayan graduated in dentistry from the university of Mangalore in 1994, and masters in Oral & Maxillofacial surgery from Rajiv Gandhi university of Health sciences, Bangalore in 2002. He had been actively into academics for the past 19 years, and was the Professor & Head of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Kannur Dental College and Mahe institute of Dental sciences ,puducherry . He had been an examiner at various universities, during his academic career and has published extensively in various journals.

Dr Vijayan,has wide experience in the management of facial trauma, which is one of his main fields of interest apart from management of benign jaw neoplasms , dental implantology, correction of congenital jaw deformities and Tmj disorders.He had gained experience in the management of Cleft lip and palate at Mangalore from 2002 to 2004, under the smile train programme. He had also worked at Malabar cancer centre kodiyeri, Thalassery as a junior doctor in 2002.

Dr Vijayan has been a key note speaker at state as well as national conferences of the Association Of Oral and Maxillofacial surgeons of india and also been a key note speaker for the state conference of the Indian medical association. He had been a invited faculty for trauma workshop at Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi. Dr Ajoy is also a faculty for AOCMF.

Qualification:

BDS | MDS

Dr Rajani Kallingeel

Consultant

Dr. Rajini is a highly qualified dental surgeon with over 20 years of clinical experience in the field of general dentistry. She graduated from Calicut Dental College, Kerala with a degree in BDS. She was one of the top students of her class, scoring the 5th rank in Calicut University’s BDS Exam in 1992.

Dr Rajani Kallingeel

Consultant

Dr. Rajini is a highly qualified dental surgeon with over 20 years of clinical experience in the field of general dentistry. She graduated from Calicut Dental College, Kerala with a degree in BDS. She was one of the top students of her class, scoring the 5th rank in Calicut University’s BDS Exam in 1992.

She regularly conducts out-patient clinics and independently carries out several dental procedures and other minor surgical procedures. Recently she started doing implant denture procedures after undergoing a course in Implantology. Her vast experience as a dental surgeon has made her one of the best dental surgeons in her field.

Qualification

BDS

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