Sampath Chandra Prasad (MBBS, MS, DNB, FEB-ORLHNS) is a Consultant Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgeon specialised in Skull Base Surgeries and Head & Neck Oncology. He completed his Masters in Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery from the Manipal University (India), where he was awarded the best outgoing student award. He continued as an Assistant Professor at Manipal. Subsequently he worked as an Associate Professor at Srinivas Institute of Medical Sciences & Research (India). He did his fellowship in Skull Base Surgeries at the Gruppo Otologico (Italy), the premier center in the world for Skull Base Surgeries. Sampath was awarded the BACO Fellowship in 2009 & 2012, Birla Smarak Kosh Fellowship in 2013 and the GSE Fellowship of Rotary International in 2008. He is the recipient of the Ten Outstanding Indian award from Junior Chamber International (JCI) in 2009. He is also the recipient of the Global Otology Research Forum (GLORF) award at the Politzer Congress in 2013 and was awarded the best paper award at the Neurotology Milan meeting in 2013. Sampath has 40 peer reviewed scientific publications and over 50 presentations in international and regional conferences, courses and workshops. He is also the member of several national and international ORL bodies including the AAO-HNS, EAONO, ERS, AOI, ISO and FHNO.


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Is it time for cone-beam CTs to replace the traditional orthopantomogram in the primary diagnosis of temporomandibular joint disorders?

Cone-beam CT requires a lower dose of radiation compared to the multidetector CT and provides much more detailed information in 3D about the bony structures of the temporomandibular joint (TMJ) when compared to the traditional orthopantomogram (OPG). In this article...

Role of copper ions in drinking water in the pathogenesis of oral submucous fibrosis: the missing link in the aetiopathology?

Often a breakthrough link in the understanding of the aetiopathogenesis of a hitherto common pathology that has been evading the medical community may not come from the hi-tech labs of the developed world, but from the intelligent investigations from a...