DR Sarasvathy d/o Perumal graduated from NUS Faculty of Dentistry in 1996. She served her MOH bond between 1996 and 1998. During her bond she worked at the General Dental Centre and served as the Dr-In- charge at Tampines Polyclinic and Bedok Polyclinic.
Dr Saras worked in the private sector in various clinical settings. After her MOH bond she worked in various private dental clinics such as Canaan Dental at Siglap, treating a wide variety of patients. In 2005 Dr Sarasvathy set up her own clinic Perumal Dental Surgery Pte Ltd at Upper Dickson Road. She wanted to set up a clinic that would cater to the needs of all within the community.
In 2010 Dr Sarasvathy was blessed with her son and decided to balance her role as a mother and health care provider by working part time while caring for her child.
In 2019 Dr Saras joined the team of dentists in Nuffield Dental Group and started working in Little India Dentist at Kerbau Road.
Dr Saras is passionate about helping patients get the best possible treatment. Her passion has always been treating children, helping them overcome their fear or phobia of seeing dentists. Her calm and warm demeanor helps to put anxious patients of all ages at ease. Dr Saras strongly believes that regular dental visits is crucial in maintaining good oral hygiene through. She is able to perform wisdom tooth surgeries and extractions. She is very fluent in English and Tamil.
In her free time Dr Saras loves listening to Indian classical music and is enhancing herself by learning Carnatic music for the past 20 years.