Karpaga Vinayaga
Institute of Dental Sciences
DEPARTMENT OF Oral & Maxillo - Facial Surgery

The department is divided into undergraduate clinic, specialty clinic which is a part of The Oral cancer foundation (OCF) and Cleft & Craniofacial foundation (CCF) ,Major operation theatre and In-patient wards.

Our institute is one among a few state of the art specialty Dental hospitals in our country. The centre has attracted patients from all over the southern part of India and one of the premiere institute to train undergraduate students to assist and perform minor as well as major oral surgeries.

OCF and CCF established in the year of 2010 aiming to eradicate oral, head & neck cancers, cranio-facial malformations including cleftlip and palate by providing quality health care at free of cost with insurance facility ,is a part of the extensive infrastructure of department of Maxillo-facial surgery in karpaga vinayaga institute of health Sciences.

The first and foremost under graduate institute in our country which trains students to identify cancers, to prepare the patient for surgery and to assist in all major surgical procedures including micro vascular reconstruction surgery.


Prepare the dedicated students to form the world free of disease.


The world free of disease

H.O.D. Profile
Dr. Meera Thinakaran MDS

Email : meerakvdc@gmail.com



Area of Interest :

Facial trauma&Orthognathic Surgery


National & International Publications, palliative care

Surgical Cases