Dr Priya Elakkuvan is a Consultant Orthodontist in Apollo White Dental centres.. She did her Undergraduation in CSI Dental college in Madurai and post-graduation in Rajah Muthiah Dental college, Chidambaram. Her areas of expertise includes treating cleft cases ( Pre –infant orthopaedics), complicated surgical malocclusion cases using SFOA( surgery first orthognathic approach), canine disimpactions ,functional jaw orthopaedics, Distractors in syndromic patients and Adult orthodontics. She is trained in newer technologies like Orthodontic Bone screws for treating complicated gummy smiles cases, INSIGNIA ( indirect bonding systems), LINGUAL orthodontics and INVISALIGN (invisible braces). She has 4 years of clinical experience in Dentistry. She has international and national publications to her credit. She has presented several research papers in National conferences during her undergraduate and post graduate period.
Awards and Achievements:
- Gold medal in BDS and several awards in individual subjects conferred by CSI Dental college.
- Received Colgate award in 2010 conferred by Saveetha dental college for research work in Chlorhexidine.
- Gold Medal in MDS Orthodontics conferred by Rajah Muthiah Dental college,Chidambaram.