Prof. (Dr.) M. Siddharth completed his BDS from Jamanlal Goenka Dental College, Maharashtra, (Amravati University) in 1995 and MDS in Periodontology from Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Mangalore (Manipal University) in 1998. He has a total teaching experience of more than 20 years. He joined the School of Dental Sciences, Sharda University, Greater Noida in February 2007 as an Associate Professor, in the Department of Periodontology. He was appointed as a Professor and Head of the Department in May 2007 and as an Associate Dean of Academic Affairs, at Sharda University in January 2019. He took charge as Dean of the School of Dental Sciences in April 2019. Prof. (Dr.) M. Siddharth has been a postgraduate guide since the year 2012, published various research and conference papers in various national and international journals, and has been honored as an invited speaker and chairperson in various national conferences and workshops. He is also invited as an external examiner in various undergraduate and postgraduate dental colleges across India. Prof.(Dr.) Siddharth is a Life Member of Fellow of the Academy of General Education, Manipal, Indian Society of Periodontology, and Academy of Oral Implantology. He is also a Member of the Research and Development Committee, Sharda University, Member of the Academic Council, Sharda University, Member of the Anti-Ragging Committee, Sharda University, Deputy Controller of Examination, School of Dental Sciences, Sharda University, and serves as a Member of Institutional Ethics Committee (IEC), Sharda University. He is also the Treasurer of Delhi NCR ISP Study Group.