Dr. Prasanth Pillai is an internationally renowned Oro-Maxillofacial Surgeon & Implantologist with more than 25 years of practice experience. After being in mainstream Maxillofacial practice for more than 15 years, he got trained in Immediate Load Implantology under pioneers in the field from Germany, Switzerland, Luxembourg, and France and has been in the practice of Immediate Functional Load Implantology for almost a decade.
Dr. Prasanth Pillai completed his graduation in Dentistry and post-graduation in Oro-Maxillofacial Surgery from the prestigious R M Dental College, Annamalai University with Gold Medals in Oro-Maxillofacial Surgery, Periodontics & Orthodontics.
Dr. Prasanth Pillai Was introduced to fundamentals in Dentistry by own father Dr. K S Pillai, Senior Dental Surgeon General Dentistry, under expert dental specialists Dr. M K James (Kochi) and Prof. Dr. C R Ramachandran (Chidambaram) in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery under the expert guidance of eminent professor Dr. B Srinivasan and Prof. M. F. Baig at RM Dental College, Annamalai University. Dr. Prasanth Pillai also practiced in Orthognathic Surgery under the expert guidance of Prof. Varghese Mani, Thrissur, and Basic Dental implantology under Dr. Srikanth Mallan, Alleppey.
Dr. Prasanth Pillai received advanced Training in Immediate loading Basal (Cortical) Implantology under the internationally renowned expert Prof. Dr. Stefan Ihde, Montenegro (famed basal implantology expert who has introduced Ihde Dental Implants), Dr. Prem Nanda, Implantologist, Pune, Dr. Vivek Gaur, Implantologist, Delhi, Dr. Werner Mander, Austria – Expert in KOS series of implants, Dr. Sigmar Kopp, Germany – Expert in BOI series of implants, Dr. Henri Diederich, Luxembourg – Expert in Basal Implants and Dr. Alain Ansal, France – Expert in Basal Implants. Dr. Pillai is very keen on the latest advancement in this field and continues attending his knowledge by attending professional bodies, conferences, and workshops.
Published several articles and delivered lectures on General Dentistry and Oral & Maxillofacial surgery.
Dr. Prasanth Pillai is married to Dr. Sreeja Pillai, a Dental Surgeon who is his associate at TheSmileCentre India. The couple is blessed with two children, Vivek Pillai, and Neelima Pillai.