Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology

: 2006  |  Volume : 10  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 42-

Living Legends : Suganthan C.K

CK Suganthan 

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C K Suganthan

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Dr. C.K. Sugathan born on 28 th June 1932 at Pathanapuram as the third son of late Sri. K.C Krishna and Mrs. Karthiyani Amma

Completed his school education in St. Stephen's english high school, Pathanapuram and then graduated from SN College, Quilon.After graduating in 1956, he went on to pursue BDS from Calcutta dental college and hospital.He got married in April 1964 and then onwards he worked as a research fellow in Madras dental college till August 1964.He then joined as a tutor in Govt. Dental College, Trivandrum.He acquired his Masters Degree in the year 1968 from Nair Hospital Dental College, Bombay. Subsequently he was promoted to the post of Assistant Professor.The period from 1975 to 1980 took him to the Govt. health services of Iran on a deputation basis. After joining back in service, he was promoted as Director and Professor of Dental College, Trivandrum.He had served as faculty member of Kerala University and member of Dental Council of India. He had took voluntary retirement from Govt. Service and worked as:Professor and Head of Oral Pathology in Arab Medical University, Libya for brief periodThis was followed by a long tenure as Professor of Oral Pathology and Principal of Rajas Dental College, Vadakangulam.