Belonging to the Faculty of Dental Sciences, Dr Ashwini S is a Professor who has been heading the Department of Periodontology since 2016. Her educational qualifications include a Master’s degree in Dental Surgery specialising in Periodontology from Bapuji Dental College, Davanagere (2000).
Joining M S Ramaiah Dental College as a Senior Lecturer in 2005, she worked as a Reader before becoming a Professor in 2010. She dedicates some of her time at the university for advising undergraduate and MS students on their thesis preparation. She has applied for multiple (Indian) patents for her innovative research. These include a dental care kit with toothbrush sanitiser and an analgesic coated surgical suture.
Coordinated UGC 2f Status and DSIR Recognition of the University
2nd Best Paper Award Clinical Research Category at 44th ISP National Conference. Presentations: Assessing the effect of NSPT on clinical parameters and IL‑6 and IL-33 levels in GDM patients with periodontitis, ISP conference 08.11.2019, Root covesge procedures — An Overview- ISP Pre conference 07.11.2019 , Demystifying root coverage procedures: A microsurgical workshop on animal model 07.11.2019 , Organised ISP pre conference workshop and lectures at FDS RUAS 07.11.2019, Assessing the effect of Non surgical periodontal therepy , clinical parameters and glycemic levels in GDM patients with Periodontisis, IDA conference 15.12.2018 , Comparitive evaluation of clinical efficacy of Propolis extract with chlorhexidine gluconate as sub gingival irrigant, ISP conference 14.4.2017.