Dr.N.R.Krishnaswamy (MDS Orthodontics)
Dr.N.R.Krishnaswamy currently holds the position of vice principal,Professor and Head, Dept. of Orthodontics,Ragas Dental College and Hospitals, Chennai. He obtained his bachelor degree at the Govt. Dental College,Chennai and earned his masters degree from KMC Manipal. He acquired his fellowship in orthodontics from the Royal College of Surgeons(M Orth),Edinburgh and is a Diplomate of the Indian board of Orthodontics (DIBO) and The National Board of Medical Sciences(Dip NB).He was awarded the scholarship of the International Scientific Exchange Fund of the Japan Dental Association which led to clinical training at Tsurumi University Yokohama, Japan.
He has several awards winning presentations to his credit and has won the Presidential Trophy for the Best Clinical Paper Award of the Indian Orthodontic Society thrice and the Best Research Awardtwice .He has been a headline speaker at the IOS National Conferences for almost two decades and has been invited to deliver a lecture at all IOS post graduate students conventions.He delivered the Dr. H. S. Sheik Memorial Oration at IOS PG. Convention in 2013 and prestigious oration of the Indian Orthodontic Society at the IOS Conference in kolkatta in 2014.He was the scientific convener at the 8th APOC held in 2012.
He has had several international presentations and has lectured and conducted workshops extensively in Middle and Far East Countries. He has been an invited speaker at several international conferences.Some of them include:
The 3rdNational conference of The Srilankan Orthodontic Society-2010
The 66thAnnual conference of The Japanese Orthodontic Society -2010
The 4thWorld Federation of Orthodontist Conference, Australia.-2010
The 14thNational conference of The Malaysian Association of Orthodontis-2011
The 27th National conference of The Taiwanese Association of Orthodontists -2012
At the 14th National conference of the Italian orthodontic society – Rome 2014
The Bi annual conference of the Philippines Association of Orthodontist -2014
At the 9th APOC conference Kuching, Malaysia -2014
At the 7the world implant orthodontic conference Dubai 2015
He has served as Director and Chairman of the Indian Board of Orthodontics and as President of the Indian Orthodontic Society. He was conferred the BestTeacher Award by the TamilNadu Dr.M. G. R Medical University in 2011.He is the recipient of the HELEN&B.F.DEWEL award for the best clinical research paper published in the AJO -DO in the year 2012. He was conferred the Dr. KEKI MISTRY scroll up honor for being the Ambassador of the Indian Orthodontic Society. He has delivered guest lectures at the Annual conference of the American Association of Orthodontistat New Orleans in 2014, at San Franciscoin 2015 and has an invitation to deliver a lecture at the next AOO Conference in Orlandothis year.