Qualification: 
MDS
parvathyghosh@aims.amrita.edu

Dr. Parvathy Ghosh currently serves as Assistant Professor at the Department of Orthodontics at Amrita School of Dentistry, Kochi.

Dr. Parvathy Ghosh completed her BDS in 2011 and MDS in 2018 from Amrita School of Dentistry, Kochi, Kerala. Then she joined Department of Orthodontics as Assistant professor in July 2019. Currently enrolled for Ph.D. in the field of dental sleep medicine guided by Dr. Sapna Varma N.K.

Her specific areas of interest are dental sleep medicine, straight wire MBT technique, myofunctional & orthopedic appliances, self-ligating bracket system, adult and surgical orthodontic cases, cleft lip and palate cases, management of mutilated dentition. She has been actively involved in resident education.

Educational and Professional Experience

  • From 2019 July: Assistant Professor,
    Department of Orthodontics, Amrita School of Dentistry, Kochi.
  • From 2019 May: enrolled for Ph.D.,
    Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi.
  • May 2015 - June 2018: Postgraduate resident,
    Department of Orthodontics, Amrita School of Dentistry, Kochi.
  • November 2011 - March 2013: Private Practitioner,
    Millennium Dental Clinic, Thrissur.
  • 2006 - 2011:  BDS,
    Amrita School Of Dentistry, Kochi

Additional Academic Achievements

  • Health Research Fundamentals- National Institute of Epidemiology-ICMR 2019.
  • Introduction to Principles and Practices of Clinical Research (IPPCR): National Institute of Health NIH 2020.
  • Introduction to Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Johns Hopkins University.
  • Learning to Teach Online. The University of New South Wales 2020.

Professional Interest

  • Dental Sleep Medicine
  • Straight wire MBT technique
  • Myofunctional and Orthopaedic appliances
  • Adult and Surgical Orthodontic Cases
  • Cleft Lip and Palate Cases
  • Use of Micro-Implant for Multiple Orthodontic Mechanics
  • Management of Mutilated Dentition
  • Lingual Orthodontics
  • Resident Education

Project

  • Prevalence of OSA & Efficiency of custom made Oral appliances for treatment of OSA among South Indian population.

Achievements

  • Best Clinical Performance Award- 2006-2011 BDS. Amrita School Of Dentistry, Kochi 2011.
  • First Rank, Gold Medal for MDS examination. Amrita School Of Dentistry, Kochi 2018.

Scientific Presentations

Paper Presentation

  • Effects of Mandibular Advancement Device on Airway in Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA). Amrita IOS Orthodontic Convention Amrita school of dentistry, 2017
  • Prevalence of risk factors of Obstructive Sleep Apnea among Kochi population and its relationship with craniofacial skeletal pattern. National Dental conference on Dental Research “Re’COPS Kochi, 2017
  • Upper Airway and Its Association with Neck Circumference & Hyoid Position. Sri Lankan Orthodontic Conference, Colombo, 2018

Poster Presentation

  • Effect of Oral Appliance on airway space in OSA, 20th IOS PG Students’ Convention, Amritsar, 2016
  • Assessment Of Sagittal Skeletal Discrepancy Using Beta Angle – A Cephalometric Study, 52nd Indian orthodontic conference, Jaipur 2017.

Conferences Attended

  • 50th Indian Orthodontic Conference, Hyderabad, 2015
  • 20th IOS PG Students Convention, Amritsar, 2016
  • 5th Indian Lingual Orthodontic Conference, Bangalore, 2016
  • 52nd Indian orthodontic Conference, Jaipur, 2017
  • Sri Lankan Orthodontic Conference, Colombo, 2018
  • Surgical MBT treatment mechanics course, Pushpagiri College of Dental Sciences, Thiruvalla,2016
  • TMJ/TMD/Orofacial Pain and Management, Amrita School of Dentistry, Kochi,2016
  • Temporary anchorage devices and biomechanics for effective clinical outcome Cochin Orthodontic Study Group,2017
  • Hand-On Contemporary Lingual Orthodontics, Bangalore, 2016
  • Hand-On Advanced Lingual Orthodontics, Bangalore, 2016
  • Amrita IOS Orthodontic Convention -Amrita school of Dentistry, 2017
  • National Dental conference on Dental Research “Re’COPS, Kochi, 2017
  • Dentofacial Esthetics- FDI & IDA, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi 2017
  • Taming the rectangular archwire, MES Dental College, Perinthalmanna, 2018
  • A To Z Orthodontics, Thiruvanathapuram, 2018
  • 53rd National Indian Orthodontic Conference, Kochi, 2018
  • 8thNBE- UNESCO Chair in Bioethics National Programme, Kochi 2020

Publications

Publication Type: Journal Article

Year of Publication Title

2020

Dr. Parvathy Ghosh, N. K. Sapna Varma, V. V. Ajith, and Dr. Nihal Jayaprakasan, “Cephalometric reliability of Beta angle for evaluating antero-posterior skeletal discrepancy”, IJDSIR, 2020.

2019

Dr. Parvathy Ghosh, “Epidemiological study on prevalent risk factors and craniofacial skeletal patterns in Obstructive Sleep Apnea”, Indian Journal of Dental Research- IJDR , 2019.

2019

Dr. Parvathy Ghosh, “Risk factors and treatment modalities for management of obstructive sleep apnea”, JIDAK, vol. 1, no. 2, pp. 6-12, 2019.