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Dr. Satish Kumaran Pugazhendi

Consultant - Maxillofacial Surgery

Dr. Satish Kumaran Pugazhendi is a facio-maxillary surgeon with more than a decade of experience in his speciality, and is a well renowned Maxillofacial Surgery Consultant at Columbia Asia Hospital in Whitefield. He acquired his BDS and MDS degrees in 2000 and 2005 respectively and was awarded at both times, which epitomizes his dedication. He has also acquired MFDSRCPS and MOMSRCPS degrees, which he completed in 2011 and 2012 respectively. He specializes in minimal scar facial surgery. He has special interest in Temporomandibular Joint Surgery, Orthognathic Surgery and Oral Oncosurgery. He has worked as an Associate Professor at several renowned institutes including M.R. Ambedkar Dental College, Institute of Dental Sciences, Bareilly and Asan Memorial Dental College, Chengalput. He is currently undergoing Fellowship Training in Oral Implantology from Nobel Biocare International, Sweden and is a Specialist Consultant at various clinics and other hospitals in Bangalore, Chennai and Salem. He has authored several research works and case reports which have been acknowledged by renowned publications. He actively attends seminars and conferences and has also been invited to present papers at several events. An avid wildlife enthusiast, in his spare time he is to be found in his beloved jungles. He is also a passionate Table Tennis player and sports fan.


  • Surgical Oncology/Pathology of Head & Neck Region
  • Orthognathic Surgery
  • Trauma
  • Dental Implantology


Total Experience: Over 11 Years

  • Senior Lecturer- Associate Professor in M.R. Ambedkar Dental College, Bangalore 
  • Observer/Surgical Assistant in Head and Neck Oncology in Regional Cancer Centre, Trivandrum 
  • Associate Professor in the Institute of Dental Sciences, Bareilly, U.P.
  • Observer/Assistant Surgeon in Head and Neck Surgical Unit, Greifswald University, Germany 
  • Associate Professor in Asan Memorial Dental College, Chengalput, Tamil Nadu
  • Associate Professor in M.R. Ambedkar Dental College, Bangalore



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