Dr. Joseph Kunnel

Dr. Kunnel, a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics,was former Chief Orthodontist at Midwestern University School of Dental Medicine in Downers Grove, IL; is an Assistant Professor at Northwestern University’s Medical School in Chicago and an Orthodontic instructor at Northshore University Hospital in Evanston. Dr. Kunnel has been the recipient of several awards including the Orhan C. Tuncay Teaching Fellowship Award from the American Association of Orthodontists, the Clinical Scientist Award from the National Institute of Health, and the Howard Hughes Award. He has published several peer reviewed scientific papers and lectures at many national and international meetings.

Dr. Kunnel offerschildren, teens and adults the most advanced materials, equipment and techniques in orthodontics with the goal of assisting each patient in achieving healthy, functioning teeth and an inviting smile. Dr. Kunnel offers treatment options that include, traditional braces, self-ligating braces or highly esthetic clear braces. Dr. Kunnel is a certified Invisalign provider and offers Invisalign aligners to patients that want a virtually invisible option for straightening their teeth.


Board Certified:                American Board of Orthodontics

Residency and MS:          Orthodontics, University of Illinois at Chicago

DDS MS:                            Northwestern University Dental School

PhD:                                    Northwestern University Medical School

Positions:                           Private Practice; Founder director of COSA, Associate Professor and former Chief of Orthodontics at Midwestern University; Assistant Professor at Northwestern University’s Medical School in Chicago.

Dr. Kavitha Chandramouli

Dr Kavitha Chandramouli completed Dental Education (BDS) and then a Masters degree in Orthodontics (MDS) from Government Dental College, Bangalore. She was an Assistant Professor in a dental school in India for a couple of years, after which she moved to London. She obtained her Fellowship from the Royal College of Surgeons of England, and passed the Statutory exams with flying colours. She has been a topper throughout her student days, and has obtained various awards. She has given presentations at many national and international meetings and conferences.

She has held teaching posts at Liverpool Dental School and also practiced in the UK for over 10 years (1996- 2006). She returned to India in 2006 and has continued practicing orthodontics at the highest level. She is also a visiting consultant in the UK. She is an active member of the British Orthodontic Society, the Indian Orthodontic Society and the Indian Dental Association.

Dr. Sanjay V. Ganeshkar

Prof. Dr. Sanjay V. Ganeshkar, aged 42 years graduated from centre of National repute and excellence in dentistry, SDM College of Dental Sciences, Dharwad. Prof. Ganeshkar after completing MDS in Orthodontics under the able guidance of Dr. K.Sadashiva Shetty in the year 1994 and MDO, Fellow of Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons, Glasgow in the year 1999 served as a faculty in different capacities in the department of Orthodontics, SDM College of Dental Sciences & Hospital, Dharwad. During the tenure as a faculty he has enriched his knowledge and professional skills, par excellence by participating in numerous conferences, workshops and other academic activities. Currently as Professor and Head he is actively involved in teaching, research and guiding the under graduate and post graduates of the department.

He has proved his clinical acumen time and again by being conferred with the Diplomate – Indian Board of Orthodontics. He established the first post graduate lingual orthodontic training Centre in India at the SDM college of dental sciences, Dharwad with eminent personalities like Dr. Vinod Verma, Dr. Mohd Subra (Malaysia) and Dr. Geoffrey Hall (Australia) playing an integral role.

Dr. Vidya KB

Dr. Vidya KB is a gold medalist in Pediatric Dentistry. She graduated as a BDS(2004) from KLE Dental College and Hospital, Belgaum, Karnataka. She completed her Masters in Pediatric Dentistry (2012) from SDM College of Dental Sciences and Hospital, Dharwad, Karnataka. She had formerly been a Reader at Farooqia Dental College and Hospital, Mysore.

Having plenty of experience in the filed of child care dentistry has helped her to also publish several peer reviewed articles in Pediatric Dental Care. She has presented many posters and papers at the national level and actively continues to attend various conferences and conventions all over the country.

Dr Srinivasa T.S

Dr Srinivasa T.S completed his graduation and post graduation from one the most reputed and prestigious dental institutes of India. He did his Bachelors in Dental Surgery from SDM Dental College, Dharwad and Masters in Dental Surgery from Bapuji Dental College and Hospital, Davangere. He has been an exclusive practitioner in the specialty of Periodontics since the last 12 years and has conducted more than a 1000 surgeries. He is specially interested in regenerative (bone grafting) flap surgeries, cosmetic gum surgeries, LASER and periodontal accelerated osteogenic orthodontics(PAOO) technique. He has published more than 35 scientific articles related to Periodontology in indexed national and international journals. He has received Bhattacharya award from the Indian Society of Periodontology.

Dr. Dharam M Hinduja

BDS, MDS (Conservative Dentistry And Endodontics), DNB (Conservative Dentistry And Endodontics). Special interests in complex restorative work including inlays and onlays, aesthetic paradigms including bleaching, veneers and all ceramic crowns and root canal specialist with focus on root canals with rubber dam isolation, rotary endodontics, post and cores etc. He is also an Associate Professor at GDC & RI, VIMS, Bellary.

Dr. Pratibha Dalal

Dr. Pratibha graduated in 2010 from Haryana has clinical experience of 5 years. She has wide spectrum of skills in all aspects of dentistry. Dr. Pratibha is focused on achieving perfection and finds immense joy in sculpting beautiful smiles. Using the safest and most gentle techniques, she makes every effort to provide her patients not only best treatment and services but also a positive and fun experience throughout their treatment.


Dr. Preeti Narayan

Dr. Preeti Narayan B.D.S, with a clinical experience of over five years graduated from Mumbai in the year 2007.

Having setup her own dental practice in the early part of her career, she enjoys significant exposure and success in various aspects of dentistry, with a keen interst in aesthetic dentistry.

With powerful soft skills and with the knack of effective communication, Dr.Preeti is known for her ability to bring about an air of calm and confidence. Proud of her passion for her patients, She strongly believes in putting her patients’ interests and comfort as a priority.