Faculty

Dr. C. D. Dwarakanath
Professor & Head, Department of Periodontics
Director of Post graduate studies

dwarakanath.cd@vdc.edu.in

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BDS – July, 1975– Govt. Dental College, Bangalore, Bangalore university
MDS – March 1980- Tamil Govt. Dental College, Madras, University of Madras.

Professional Affiliations:

  1. Life Member
  2. Member IDA
  3. Member ISPRP



  1. President- Indian Society of Periodontology – 2009-2010
  2. Member of board of studies of the universities of Mysore, Bangalore, RGUHS, and Sri Ramachandra University, chennaiPresent


  1. Dr. C D Dwarakanath has chaired more than 25 sessions and delivered uptil now 99 lectures as an invited speaker all over the country and two lectures abroad.
  2. He is internal and external examiner for BDS and MDS in many universities of India and abroad (University of Alexandria, Egypt, Al-fattah University, Tripoli, Libya.





Dr. Gautami S Penmatsa
Professor

gautami.ps@vdc.edu.in

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BDS – March, 1998– Bapuji Dental College, Davangere, – Kuvempu University.
MDS – Sep 2001, College of Dental Sciences, Davangere – RGUHS, Bangalore

Professional Affiliations:

  1. Life Member ISP



  1. President- Indian Society of Periodontology – 2009-2010
  2. Member of board of studies of the universities of Mysore, Bangalore, RGUHS, and Sri Ramachandra University, chennaiPresent

  1. Awareness, attitude and prevalence of periodontal disease in West Godavari District of Andhra Pradesh.
  2. Melanocyte response following depigmentation by cryosurgery and mucosal excision – a comparative clinical and histopathological study.

  1. “Adjunctive use of tetracycline fibers with nonsurgical periodontal therapy in an adult with Down syndrome: a case report”at 35th Indian Society of  Periodontology (ISP) conference on 28-10-2010
  2. Awareness and attitude of periodontal disease amongst west Godavari population of Andhra Pradesh.An epidemiological survey at 40th National ISP Confrence. Nov,2015
  3. Case series presentation on soft tissue management in Implantology at SHOWCASE 2017, Saveetha Dental College, Chennai on 10th Feb 2017.

  1. “Oral Health for All” 24th ISP Conference, Kolkata on 01-12-1999

  1. Chaired scientific paper sessions in 38th ISP National conference on 26th and 27th October 2013 at Kochi.
  2. Chaired scientific sessions in State IDA Conference, Kakinada on 17th Dec 2016.




Dr. Suneetha.K
Professor

suneetha.k@vdc.edu.in

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BDS – July, 1995– Hasanamba dental college, Hassan ,Mysore University
MDS – Nov,2006- Rajah Muthiah Dental College & Hospital, Annamalai university, Chidambaram, Tamil Nadu.
Post graduate diploma in clinical research

-May,2012, DDE, Annamalai university

Professional Affiliations:

  1. Life Member ISP



  1. Effectiveness of subgingival irrigation of an indigenous 1% curcumin solution on clinical and microbiological parameters in chronic periodontitis patients – A pilot  randomized clinical trial
  2. A clinical study to evaluate and compare the effectiveness of autologous platelet rich fibrin with bovine bone graft material in the treatment of grade II furcation defects.

  1. “Gingival Depigmentation for Esthetics”at IDA National Conference,Kolkata on Feb 2013
  2. “Chairside test for Diabetes in Periodontal clinics” at IDA National Conference, Nagpur. on Feb 2009
  3. “Preventive personalized Periodontology” at 39th ISP 2014, Jaipur.
  4. “Effect of socket preservation on alveolar dimensional changes” at National IDC, Banglore 2015.

  1. Chaired for scientific poster presentation on 12th -14th of October 2012 at 1st Andhra Pradesh State UG Dental Conference, Vishnu Dental College, Bhimavaram

  1. Interdisciplinary Lecture & Demo on soft tissue applications of Lasers at Vishnu Dental College, Bhimavaram on 13-05-2017.
  2. Periodontal management of medically compromised patients” at Zonal CDE, NTRUHS on March 11,2013


Dr Sruthima NVS Gottumukkala
Associate Professor
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BDS – Sept, 2004– S.D.M. College of Dental Sciences, Dharwad Rajiv Gandhi University.
MDS – April, 2009- Ragas Dental College & Hospital, Chennai, Dr. M.G.R. University.
Post graduate diploma in clinical research

-May,2012, DDE, Annamalai university

Professional Affiliations:

  1. Life Member ISP




  1. Effectiveness of subgingival irrigation of an indigenous 1% curcumin solution on clinical and microbiological parameters in chronic periodontitis patients – A pilot  randomized clinical trial.
  2. Evaluation of Healing response of palatal donor wounds after free gingival graft harvest using platelet rich fibrin and a collagen dressing (collacote). A randomized controlled clinical trial

  1. “Comparative evaluation of the efficacy of two controlled delivery devices: Chlorhexidine chip and curcumin based collagen in the treatment of periodontal disease” at 34th ISP National conference, Dharwad on 04.12.2009

  1. Chaired for scientific poster presentation on 12th -14th of October 2012 at 1st Andhra Pradesh State UG Dental Conference, Vishnu Dental College, Bhimavaram

  1. “Molecular diagnosis in Periodontics” at Dr. NTRUHS Zonal CDE Program held at St. Joseph Dental College, Eluru on 04.03.18.
  2. “GCF in health and disease” in Perio Avalokan at VDC, 19th January 2015.
  3. “How to Present a Seminar” in PG Orientation at VDC, July 2015.
  4. “How to Present a Seminar” in PG Orientation at VDC on August 2014.
  5. “Soft tissue management around dental implants ” in Zonal CDE at VDC on 7th December 2013.
  6. “GCF as a biomarker” on 15th Dec,2012 at Zonal CDE, DR. NTRUHS


Dr.K S V Ramesh
Associate Professor

rameshksv@vdc.edu.in

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BDS – April, 2004– J S S Dental college & Hospital, Mysore. Rajiv Gandhi University of health sciences. Karnataka.
MDS – May, 2010- Rajah Muthiah Dental College & Hospital, Annamalai university, Chidambaram, Tamil Nadu.

Professional Affiliations:

  1. Life Member ISP



  1. Evaluation of relationship between psychological stress and periodontal status using salivary cortisol level in field workers.

  1. “Photodynamic Therapy in Dentistry”at Tamil Nadu state dental conference on Oct 31st
  2. Estimation of superoxide dismutase levels in saliva and gingival crevicular fluid among smokers and non smokers with different levels of periodontitis at 40th National ISP Confrence. Nov,2015.

  1. “Photodynamic Therapy in Dentistry”Indian Society of Periodontology on Nov 15th

  1. Chaired for scientific poster presentation on 12th -14th of October 2012 at 1st Andhra Pradesh State UG Dental Conference, Vishnu Dental College, Bhimavaram

  1. Resource person for “Educational Science and Technology” (Teachers Training programme) at various institutions and at working place.
  2. Faculty Development Workshop for Indian Association of Oral Medicine & Radiology Members at VEDIC, Hyderabad, 30.09.2016 to 02.10.2016.

  1. Guest lecture on “Devising an Essay” and “Team Work” during “Educational Science and Technology” (Teachers Training programme) at Army Dental College, Hyderabad, 5th -6th Oct, 2017.
  2. Guest lecture on “Gingival Epithelium – Gaurdian of Oral Cavity” at St.Joseph Dental College, Eluru, March, 2017.
  3. Guest lecture on “Chair Side Discussions” and “Team Work” at Faculty development Programme for IAOMR members, VEDIC center, at Hyderabad, on 30th Oct, 2016.
  4. Guest Lecture on Periodontal pathogenesis – a quick review in “Ortho-Samillan” at Vishnu Dental College. Jan 2016.
  5. Guest Lecture on Genetics in Periodontics, Zonal CDE Programme, on 27-07-2013 at GITAM Dental College, Vishakhapatnam..


Dr. Mohan Kumar P
Reader

mohan@vdc.edu.in

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BDS – 2004 – A.B SHETTY Memorial Institute of Dental Sciences. Mangalore. Rajiv Gandhi University of health sciences. Karnataka
MDS – 2011 – CKS Teja Dental College, Tirupathi, Andhrapradesh

Professional Affiliations:

  1. Life Member ISP



Prevalence and prevention of work related musculoskeletal disorders among the students and staff of Indian dental school.

  1. Is there a connecting link between chronic periodontitis and Acute Myocardial Infarction. At 32nd AP State Dental Conferece on 16th, 17& 18th December, Khammam.

  1. Chaired for scientific paper presentation at 36th AP State Dental Conference on 18th, 19th & 20th December 2015, Ongole.


  1. Application of lasers in Periodontics. Zonal CDE in Lenoral Dental college, Rajahmundry. August 2016.
  2. Growth factors in periodontal regeneration. Zonal CDE in Meghana institute of dental sciences, Nizamabad, February 2017.
  3. Periodontal wound healing. Zonal CDE in Narayana Dental College, Nellore. July 2017.


Dr. Naresh Kumar C
Senior Lecturer

nareshkumarc@vdc.edu.in

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BDS – 2009 – College of Dental Sciences, Davangere, Karnataka.
MDS – 2015 – AECS Maaruti College of Dental Sciences and Research Center, Bangalore, Karnataka.

Professional Affiliations:




  1. A comparative study to assess and correlate the levels of superoxide dismutase, glutathione peroxidase, malondialdehyde and sialic acid in smokers and non- smokers with chronic periodontitis.
  2. Differences in antimicrobial activity of 0.2% Chlorhexidine mouthwash and a Herbal mouth rinse formulation – A salivary bacterial counts study.
  3. Assessment of the levels of salivary Thiocyanate and pH in saliva of smokers and non-smokers with Chronic periodontitis– A Comparative study.

  1. Different approaches to implant insertion after tooth extraction – A review. ISP Integrate 2012, Workshop on Implantology, Mahe 2012.
  2. Differences in antimicrobial activity of 0.2% Chlorhexidine mouthwash and a Herbal mouth rinse formulation – A salivary bacterial counts study. 40th Karnataka State Dental Conference, Mangalore
  3. Assessment of the levels of salivary Thiocyanate and pH in saliva of smokers and non-smokers with Chronic periodontitis– A Comparative study. 13th ISP Post Graduation Convention, March 8th & 9th 2014, Mangalore.
  4. Assessment of the levels of salivary Thiocyanate and pH in saliva of smokers and non-smokers with Chronic periodontitis– A Comparative study. 68th IDA National conference, from 13th – 15th feb 2015, Bangalore.

  1. Differences in antimicrobial activity of 0.2% Chlorhexidine mouthwash and a Herbal mouth rinse formulation – A salivary bacterial counts study. 38th ISP conference at Kochi, Kerala on 25- 27th October, 2013.
  2. Assessment of the levels of salivary Thiocyanate and pH in saliva of smokers and non-smokers with Chronic periodontitis– A Comparative study. A Comparative study. 39th ISP National conference October 10th – 12th 2014, Jaipur.



Dr. Anudeep M
Senior Lecturer

anudeepm@vdc.edu.in

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BDS – October 2013 – Vishnu Dental College, NTR UHS, Andhra Pradesh.
MDS – July 2017 – Vishnu Dental College, NTR UHS, Andhra Pradesh.

Professional Affiliations:

  1. Effect of 1% Ornidazole and 0.25% Chlorhexidine gluconate (OrnigreatTM) gel in the treatment of chronic periodontitis: A clinical evaluation. East Afr Med J Vol. 91 No. 1 February 2017.
  2. Evaluation of post-operative healing response and patient comfort with two periodontal dressings- ResoPac and CoePak following periodontal flap surgery- A comparative clinical study. Journal of Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Research Vol. 6, No. 2 (2017)
  1. Achieved Session Best Paper Presentation for the paper entitled “The effect of combination of 1% Ornidazole and 0.25% Chlorhexidine gluconate (OrnigreatTM) gel in the treatment of chronic periodontitis- A Clinical Evaluation” at 37th AP State Dental Conference, on 16th, 17th& 18th December 2016 held at Kakinada.
  2. Achieved Session Best Paper Presentation for the paper entitled “An Innovative Approach in the Management of Teeth with Periodontally Hopeless Prognosis: A Case Report” in SHOWCASE 2017, 3rd International Conference on Case Reports and Case Series” on 10th and 11th February 2017 held at Saveetha University, Chennai.

  1. Salivary visfatin concentrations in patients with chronic periodontitis: an analysis before and after periodontal therapy.
  2. Effect of 1% Ornidazole and 0.25% Chlorhexidine gluconate (OrnigreatTM gel) in the treatment of chronic periodontitis: A clinical evaluation.

  1. Presented poster on “Accurate diagnosis – The most critical determinant in the successful management of endo-perio lesions” at 40th ISP conference held at Hyderabad on 29th, 30th, 31th October 2015.
  2. Presented poster on “The effect of combination of 1% Ornidazole and 0.25% Chlorhexidine gluconate (OrnigreatTM) gel in the treatment of chronic periodontitis- A Clinical Evaluation” at 15th ISP convention on 11th, 12th, 13th March 2016 held at Bhubaneswar.

  1. Presented poster on “Accurate diagnosis – The most critical determinant in the successful management of endo-perio lesions” at 40th ISP conference held at Hyderabad on 29th, 30th, 31th October 2015.
  2. Presented poster on “The effect of combination of 1% Ornidazole and 0.25% Chlorhexidine gluconate (OrnigreatTM) gel in the treatment of chronic periodontitis- A Clinical Evaluation” at 15th ISP convention on 11th, 12th, 13th March 2016 held at Bhubaneswar.



Dr.K.S.Yudheera
Senior Lecturer

yudheera@vdc.edu.in

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BDS – 2013 – Government Dental College and Hospital, kadapa, Dr.NTR University of health sciences, Vijayawada.
MDS – April, 2018 – Government Dental College and Hospital, Vijayawada, Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences, Vijayawada.

Professional Affiliations:

  1. Periodontitis, a risk for preterm low birth weight in HIV seropositive pregnant women(yet to be published).

  1. State 12 th ranker in Andhra Pradesh MDS entrance examination.
  2. Best paper award in Andhra Pradesh state PG Dental Conference, Kakinada.

  1. “ Comparision of periodontal health status among HIV seropositive and seronegative pregnant women Periodontitis, a risk for preterm low birth weight in HIV seropositive pregnant women.”

  1. Comparision of periodontal health status among HIV seropositive and seronegative pregnant women.
  2. Periodontitis – a risk for preterm low birth weight in HIVseropositive pregnant women.

  1. Viruses – Are they culprits of periodontal diseases?
  2. Retrograde Peri- implantitis – Novel decision making tree.




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