Achievements

Honours and Awards

  • Lifestyle Awards 2016 on 31st January at Bangalore
  • Jewel of India Award 2016 on 5th February at Delhi
  • Europe Business Assembly Prestigious International award on 22nd March at London
  • Won 1 st best Scientific paper / E-poster in the 29 th Tamilnadu State Dental Conference on laser International academic excellence award 0n 17/9/2011 awarded by DCI President Dr Dibyendu Majumdar and Health Minister of Goa.
  • Won 1 st best Scientific paper / E-poster in the 29 th Tamilnadu State Dental Conference on laser International academic excellence award 0n 17/9/2011 awarded by DCI President Dr Dibyendu Majumdar and Health Minister of Goa.
  • Won 1 st best Scientific paper / E-poster in the 29 th Tamilnadu State Dental Conference on laser International academic excellence award 0n 17/9/2011 awarded by DCI President Dr Dibyendu Majumdar and Health Minister of Goa.
  • Won 1 st best Scientific paper / E-poster in the 29 th Tamilnadu State Dental Conference on laser International academic excellence award 0n 17/9/2011 awarded by DCI President Dr Dibyendu Majumdar and Health Minister of Goa.
  • Won 3 rd best paper award in the 20 th Tamilnadu State Dental Conference [IDA] November 29 th - December 1 st 2002 - [Topic-Tooth Resection, Endo-Perio Considerations: A Few Case Reports]
  • Won 1st best paper award in the 22 nd Tamilnadu State Dental Conference Con Dentaire [IDA] November 27 th – 28 th 2004 and Scroll of Honour at Pondicherry - [Topic- Biodental Waste Management - Need of the Hour]
  • Won 2 nd best paper award in the SOLA 2008 – 2nd National Conference of Society for Oral Laser Applications – Scientific Paper Presentation – "Laser- the generation Next"
  • Inner Universe Alumni Award for excellence in the field of Hospital Waste Management and Dentistry [2006]
  • Glory of India award and Certificate of Excellence in field of Dentistry [2008] - Pravasi Bharatiya Divas on Jan 9 th 2008
  • "Best Citizen's of India Award" – 2008

Book Published

  • "Going Green - A Manual Of Waste Management For The Dental Practitioner" by Jaypee Publications on 20/3/2007

Pre - conference course conducted

  • Dr.Vidyaa Hari Iyer is conducting a one day hands- on workshop in "Lasers- Tomorrow's Dentistry Today" at Sri Ramakrishna Dental College and hospital , Coimbatore on November 23rd 2012 for 30th Tamilnadu State dental Conference
  • Lasers - Tomorrow's Dentistry Today - on 18/11/2011 at Salem Topic - Soft tissue laser, its application in various fields in clinical dentistry

International Papers/Articles Published

  • In vitro Analysis Comparing Efficacy of Lasers and Desensitizing Agents on Dentin Tubule Occlusion: A Scanning Electron Microscope Study Arulmozhi Nandakumar, Vidyaa Hari Iyer
  • A Comparative in vivo Study between the Conventional Method and Diode Lasers in Treatment of Gingival Pigmentation Chellavignesh Sathyanarayanan, Vidyaa Hari Iyer
  • Management of Hyperpigmentation of Lips with 940 nm Diode Laser: Two Case Reports Vidyaa Hari Iyer, Sana Farista
  • International Journal of Laser Dentistry
  • Use of the Er,Cr:YSGG Laser in the Treatment of Peripheral Ossifying Fibroma Vidyaa Hari Iyer, Sonali Sarkar, S Kailasam
  • Neurofibroma of Tongue: Solitary Lesion: Vidyaa Hari Iyer, Padmapriya Ramalingam,Elakya Nagadevan
  • Use of Lasers in the Management of Mucocele:Two Case Reports Vidyaa Hari Iyer,Vijayalakshmi Moorthy,Padmapriya Ramalingam
  • Anatomical variations of mandibular premolars in Chennai population
  • Toxics Dispatch 40: Silicosis - A Battle to Fight
  • Conference Report - J Forensic Dent Sci
  • HOSPITAL WASTE MANAGEMENT IN THE UNION TERRITORY OF PUDUCHERRY
  • Final Report IGNOU workshop Dec 15_Chennai - Toxics Link
  • Final Report IGNOU Workshop Dec 15 -Chennai - Toxics Link
  • Going Green: A Manual of Waste Management for Jaypee Digital
  • Papers/Articles Published

    • The official newsletter of the Tamilnadu Prosthodontic and Implant Society
    • Dr. Vidyaa Hari Iyer was the invited speaker at SRM Dental College and Hospital , Ramapuram on 11/7/2012 - " Disposal of Dental Waste in dental clinic".
    • Dr. Vidyaa Hari Iyer- Director, Smile Dental Clinic is organising a dental screening camp at Smt Vasantben Chandubhai Shah Matriculation School, T.Nagar for screening 500 students on 21/ 7/ 2012.
    • Tagore Dental College and Hospital has invited Dr.Vidyaa Hari Iyer to deliver a guest lecture on History of Dentistry on October 17th 2012 at their premises.
    • Indian Dental Association, Colgate - Palmolive and Smile Dental Clinic are offering a two month (October & November 2012) free dental consultation between 10 am - 8 pm at Smile Dental Clinic on Monday to Saturday. Please do make use of this opportunity and refer new patients, friends & relatives.
    • Dr.Vidyaa Hari Iyer has completed her fellowship in LASER in Dentistry from University of Genova, Italy in September 2012. We take immense pleasure and pride in congratulating her.
    • Anatomical variations of mandibular premolars in Chennai population- Vidyaa Hari Iyer, R.Indira, M.R.Srinivasan, Ramachandran.S, Department of Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics, Ragas Dental College & Hospital, 2/102, East Coast Road, Uthandi, Chennai - 600 119, Tamilnadu, India
    • HOSPITAL WASTE MANAGEMENT IN THE UNION TERRITORY OF PUDUCHERRY - Dr.Vidhyaa Hari Iyer, Ragas Dental College and Hospital, Chennai, Dr. Susmita. D.S.V,. Dr. Pamalai. G and Dr. Shiamala . J, Interns, Mahatma Gandhi Dental College.
    • Miscellaneous Toxics Links works in many areas which cross-cut ...
    • Practical application of Biodental waste in a private dental clinic – Handbook of IDA members
    • "Noise pollution in the dental clinic" – Indian Dentist Research and Review Vol 3 Issue 5, page 68-70, Dec 2008
    • "Improve your communication skills- A Medicolegal Perspective!!!"- Dental Horizon Vol 2, Issue 8, November 2008
    • "LASER – The generation next!!!" – Midas Gazette Vol IV – Issue 3, July - Sept 2008
    • "Effective Time Management" - Dental Horizon Vol 2, Issue 4, September 2008
    • "Where words fail........Music triumphs" Dental Horizon Vol1, Issue 8, January 2008
    • "Iris recognition: A Review" - J of Forensic Odonotol [JFO] Vol 1, Issue 1, 18-19, Jan 2008 [1 st Official Journal]
    • Effective biomedical waste management for an eco-friendly future" Journal Of Indian Dental Association Tamilnadu [JIDAT] Vol1, No: 1, Pages12-16, Nov 2007[1 st Official Journal]
    • "Biodental waste management in private dental clinics" Dental horizon Vol: 1, Issue 2 July 2007
    • Biodental waste management for a private dental clinic – Published in Midas Gazette [ Madras Indian Dental Association Subscribers Gazette] – 3 rd June 2005
    • Going High Definition In Dental Waste Management in NAVE [The hub of wheel] A Official Bulletin of Jaya Group of Colleges - Vol 6 May 2005

    Pamphlets/ Brochure Published

    • Brochure on Biomedical Waste Management - Guidelines for implementation in Dental Clinics, first of its kind, which was unfurled by Dr.S.P.Thiyagarajan Vice-Chancellor University Of Madras on February 2004 at Ragas Dental College And Hospital

    Dental Camps

    Conducted free dental camp at various places and provided dental health kits along with dental awareness

    • Dr. Vidyaa Hari Iyer gave a guest lecture on January 5th 2013 at Smile and Glow- Dental Academy.
    • Dr. Vidyaa Hari Iyer was invited as an external faculty at Manipal University for a 2 day Diplomate course on January 28th and 29th 2013.
    • On 24th January 2013, Dr Vidyaa Hari was invited as a judge for Tamil and English debate at 2nd Youth Mela conducted at Valluvarkottam, Chennai.
    • On 28th and 29th January 2013, Dr.Vidyaa was the invited faculty for Laser, at Manipal college of Dental Sciences.
    • On 6th April, Dr.Vidyaa conducted Dental Quiz and Hot seat [first time conducted by a woman] at MOKSHA 2013, South India Student Convention organized by Sri Venkateshwara Dental college and hospital, Thalambur, Chennai.
    • On 26th June, Dr. Vidyaa was interviewed by Makkal TV and gave tips to maintain healthy teeth along with preparation of 2 dishes Mixed Vegetable multigrain salad and Three layered dessert.
    • On 30th June, Dr.Vidyaa Hari was the invited guest speaker at Salem IDA organized by Sensodyne GSK.Topic Clinical applications of dental lasers.
    • Dental camp for 455 students at LITTLE OXFORD MATRICULATION HIGHER SECONDARY SCHOOL is going to be conducted by Dr.Vidyaa Hari and Dr.Padmapriya on 4th July 2012 at 10.30am . Distribution of Dental hygiene packs will be provided for all attending students.
    • Dental camp for 220 students at SMT VASANTBEN CHANDUBHAI SHAH MATRICULATION HIGHER SECONDARY SCHOOL is going to be conducted by Dr.Vidyaa Hari and Dr.Padmapriya on 30th June 2012 at 10.00am . Distribution of Dental hygiene packs will be provided for all attending students.
    • Conducted free Dental screening camp for around 620 students at Dharam Hinduja Matriculation School,Thiruvottiyur on 19/2/11.
    • Workshop conducted at SMT.Vasantben Chandubhai Shah School on 20/1/11, topic – DENTAL HYGEINE.
    • Camp & Dental awareness programme conducted at Little Oxford School on 2005 - 2010.
    • Camp conducted at Thoraipakkam School on Aug 25 th 2010.
    • Dental Awarness & Screening camp at Madras Veterinary College – 2009.
    • Dental awareness camp at Davathiru Nagamani Adigalar School on 12/12/08.
    • Conducted a Dental Camp for the elderly women at Vishranthi Charitable Trust
    • Conducted a Dental camp at corporation school, Ennore which was organized by Ashok Leyland Indian Medical Association on 30/7/2006.
    • Participated in FREE MEDICAL CAMP conducted by SVPAA Charitable Trust – 2008.
    • Camp organised by SMILE [Selfless Movement for Improving Life Everywhere] on 7.4.2005 at Vyasarpadi, Chennai where 300 – 350 patients were screened
    • Canara Bank - Mahila Branch for 150 people
    • Dental health programme at Sri Gujarati Vidyalalya School on 30/7/05.
    • Dr. Satyamurthy Nagar, Ennore Chennai - 57 where 450 patients were screened
    • Y.W.C.A / Rotary Club / Lions Club.
    • Various city schools for the past few years and screened over 10,000 students
    • Nadhupaazhani organized by SMILE for 225 patients