Dr. M.S. Sidhu graduated from Dr. Ahmed Dental College & Hospital, Calcutta University in 1987. He topped in Calcutta University in three of the four University Examinations and won Honours and Gold Medals in all the four professionals years. He was awarded the prestigious Dr. R Ahmed Gold Medal for the best graduate for the batch of 1987. Dr. Sidhu received the prestigious Shri Mohan Wig Gold Medal for the Best Clinical Research work done at AIIMS as a post graduate for the year 1990 presented by Shri Shankar Dayal Sharma, The President of India. Dr. J.G. Kannapan Best Thesis Award in Orthodontics was presented in 1991 by Indian Orthodontic Society.
He is at present Director Post Graduate Studies and Professor and Head in the Department of Orthodontics in Faculty of Dental Sciences at SGT University, Gurgaon.. He is also a member of Board of Advisors of Indian Journal of Health Sciences and Care, SGT University, Gurgaon and Member of Academic Council, Board of Management at the same university. He is examiner and paper setter at post graduate level for large number of universities including AIIMS, New Delhi. He is also Visiting Professor at University of Detroit, Mercy School of Dentistry, Michigan, USA.
Best Teacher Award from SGT University, Gurgaon in 2014, P.P. Jacob’s Award for the Best Scientific Paper Published in the Journal of Indian Orthodontic Society in 2014. He has 32 National & International Publications to his credit. He was also awarded for his contributions to the Indian Orthodontic society by Orthodontic study group of Delhi in April’15.
He was awarded membership of prestigious National Academy of Medical Sciences, New Delhi. He is one of the pioneers to have obtained Diplomate in Indian Board of Orthodontics in 2006 for achieving excellence in Clinical Orthodontics. He is a member of American Association of Orthodontics, Fellow at World Federation of Orthodontics and Pierre Fauchard Academy and National Expert Committee of Dental Materials (Bureau of Indian Standard) B.I.S. of Dental Material. He is also a subject expert with J&K Public Service Commission.