Dr. Gopikrishna Velayutham




General Secretary- Indian Board of Endodontics

Associate Editor- European Endodontic Journal

Vice President- Indian Endodontic Society

Founder Director- Root Canal Foundation, Chennai, India

Former, Editor in Chief- Journal of Conservative Dentistry



Dr. V. Gopi Krishna, BDS, MDS, PhDis currently working as Professor at Saveetha Dental College & Hospital and as the General Secretary for the Indian Board of Endodontics. He is also the Associate Editor of European Endodontic Journal and Founder Director of Root Canal Foundation, based at Chennai, India. 

He is the Editor of six reputed textbooks: Grossman’s Endodontic Practice – 12th& 13th Edition, Sturdevant’s Art and Science of Operative Dentistry – 1st& 2ndSouth Asia Editions, Preclinical Manual of Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics – 1st& 2ndeditions. He has more than 35 Scopus indexed publications in journals like Journal of Endodontics, Operative Dentistry, International Journal of Paediatric Dentistry, OOOE and Australian Endodontic Journalwith an author H index of 14.  He has 21 Awards and Honors to his credit. He was also the Editor-in-Chief of the Pubmed indexed Journal of Conservative Dentistry from 2008 to 2016.Dr Gopi Krishna has presented 240 + invited podium lectures globally.He is also the organizing secretary for the 12th IFEA World Endodontic Congress to be held in India at Chennai in September 2020.