Dr. Balasundaram teaches pre-clinical and didactic radiology to dental students. He is also involved extensively in teaching at the student radiology clinics. Dr. Balasundaram also teaches radiology to the graduate students in Periodontology. He is a consultant oral and maxillofacial radiologist and participates in the intra-mural practice CBCT radiology practice. His primary research focus involves three-dimensional imaging, particularly, CBCT imaging. Dr. Balasundaram holds Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Dentistry from India and the USA. Dr. Balasundaram received his board certification in Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology in 2004. He received his Master’s degree in Oral & Maxillofacial Radiology from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He joined University of Detroit Mercy in 2005.