Prof. Krishna Kripal is currently working as a Professor in the Department of Periodontology and Implantology at Rajarajeswari Dental College and Hospital, Bangalore, India. He completed his M.D.S in Periodontology at Rajiv Gandhi University of health sciences (2001) and B.D.S in Mangalore University (1995), Karnataka, India. He has authored a book titled “Fundamentals and Applications of Laser Dentistry “and contributed chapters for various other textbooks on Periodontology. He has published more than fifty articles in various international and national Journals. He has been awarded with two patents for his innovations in Dentistry. He was mentored and guided many clinical, PCR, ELISA related studies.