Surgical Dentistry Faculty

Dr. Sangeetha Chandrasakaran

Sangeetha Chandrasekaran MS, BDS

Clinical Associate Professor (C/T) and Chair, Division of Periodontics
  • Surgical Dentistry (SDM)

Education, Licensure & Certifications

  • Certificate in Periodontics, University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Masters in Oral Sciences, University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Masters in Biomedical Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina
  • Bachelor of Dental Surgery, Tamilnadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University


  • Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology
  • Faculty Inductee, Omicron Kappa Upsilon
  • AAP Foundations Fellowship to the Institute for Teaching and Learning in the Health Profession
  • Nevins Biohorizons Teaching and Clinical Fellowship, Nov 2015
  • First Place: Volpe International Award for Excellence in Clinical Periodontal Research, May 2011