Lt Gen S Murali Mohan, assumed charge as DG, Dental Services, the organisation which keeps all soldiers, sailors and airmen ‘biting fit’. An alumnus of Dental Wing of Madras Medical College having graduated in 1975 with flying colours, he got commissioned in Army Dental Corps on 07 Jan 1977 and obtained his MDS Degree in Prosthodontics from Armed Forces Medical College, Pune in 1986. He has commanded some of the prestigious Dental Centres of the Army including a Corps Dental Unit in counter insurgency operations. He was seconded to Air Force for four years, to command Air Force Institute of Dental Sciences, Bangalore. A postgraduate teacher and member of the faculty at AFMC, he served as an executive committee member of Indian Prosthodontic Society for three tenures.