In 2006, he completed a three-year training programme, which included a fellowship and a certificate in Orofacial Pain at the University of Kentucky under the direction of Professor Jeffrey Okeson. Whilst at the University of Kentucky he also completed a Master of Science degree in Orofacial Pain at the University of Kentucky for the research study on the prevalence of temporomandibular disorders in fibromyalgia patients.
He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Orofacial Pain.
While at the University of Kentucky, Ramesh also underwent training in the field of Dental Sleep Medicine under the direction of Professor Donald Falace. He has a special interest in Oral Appliance Therapy for Snoring and Obstructive Sleep Apnoea.
complete her specialist training in Oral Medicine, graduating from the University of Sydney with a Doctor of Clinical Dentistry (Oral Medicine/Oral Pathology).
This included clinical placements within various medical and surgical units at Westmead, Liverpool and Royal North Shore Hospitals, including Haematology, Immunology, Dermatology, Orofacial Pain Clinics and Head & Neck Cancer Clinics.
Upon return to Metropolitan Perth, she worked in private practice concentrating on family dental care. Additionally, Alissa tutored the pre-graduate intern dental students at the University of Western Australia and was also involved in the teaching of anatomy to undergraduate dental students at the University of Western Australia.
She then embarked in her Oral Medicine specialist training at the University of Western Australia completing a Doctorate of Clinical Dentistry in Oral Medicine and Oral Pathology. Alissa's training involved a clinical role at the Oral Health Centre of Western Australia Oral Medicine Unit, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital's Multidisciplinary Head and Neck Cancer Team as well as placements at South Perth Hospital and Royal Perth Hospital.