Public Health Dentistry

Dr S. Suresh Professor & Head

BDS -Oct 2000 Govt. Dental College, Vijayawada, Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences, Andhra Pradesh.

MDS – May, 2008 - College of Dental Sciences, Davangere. Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Karnataka.

Dr S. SURESH 
Professor & Head
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Teaching Experience – 9 years

Publications

  1. Suresh.S, Chandu GN, Prashant.GM, Nagendra.J, MD Shafiulla, V.V.Subba Reddy. Basic infection control practices of dentists in Davangere City, Karnataka. Journal of Indian Association of Public health Dentistry 2006;8:51-56.
  2. Suresh.S, Chandu GN, Prashant.GM, Nagendra.J, V.V.Subba Reddy. Esthetic perceptions of children and their parents at different severities of dental fluorosis in Nalgonda District of Andhra Pradesh. Journal of Indian Association of Public health Dentistry 2009;13:80-87.
  3. Md.Shafiulla, Suresh.S, Chaitanya R. Manually operated mobile air compressor for use in dentistry- an innovation. Journal of Indian Association of Public health Dentistry. 2010;16:95-7.
  4. Sudhir KM, Suresh S, Prashant GM, Reddy VV, Shafiulla M, Chandu GN. Distribution patterns of enamel fluorosis in permanent dentition. Oral Health Prev Dent. 2012;10(2):167-74.
  5. Srinivas R, Srinivas.P, Viswanath.V, Suresh.S, Devaki.T, Narayana.V. Oral health status of institutionalized street Children aged 5-15 years in guntur city, Andhra Pradesh, India. International Journal of Scientific & Technology Research 2012;11(1):19-23.
  6. Devaki T, NarayanaRao V, Suresh S, Srinivas P, Viswanath V. Evaluation of the efficacy of two desensitising products among 20 - 40 year old people- a parallel designed randomized control Trial. Journal of the Indian association ofPublic health dentistry. 2012; 19:1-3.
  7. NarayanaRao V, Suresh S, Zaheer Ahmed, Pratap KVNR.Dentition Status And Treatment Needs Of 5 And 12 Year Old School Children In Urban And Rural Areas Of Guntur, India . J Oral Health Comm Dent 2012;6(3)126-130
  8. ChittaranjanBhogisetty, NarayanaRao, SudheerNarayanaraopeta, Suresh Sanikommu,TarunaMarri, Rami reddy .Dental prosthetic status and needs of adult rural population living in and around Nalgonda: A survey. Journal of Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences 2012;1(4):42-45.
  9. Suresh S. The great divide: Rural- Urban gap in Oral health in India. Dentovision JDOR 2012;8(2):1-6.
  10. SrinivasPachava, SudhkarVundavalli, Suresh Sanikommu. Demographic and Socioeconomic Predictors of Perceived Need and Utilisation of Dental Care in a Field Practice Area of India. International Dental Journal 2012; 62 (Suppl. 1): 68–89.
  11. Jaiswal, A. K., PachavaSrinivas, and SanikommuSuresh, Dental manpower in India: changing trends since 1920. International Dental Journal. 2014 Aug;64(4):213-8.doi: 10.1111/idj.12111
  12. Jaiswal AK, Pachava S, Sanikommu S. "Why dentistry? A cross-sectional study of budding dentists in Andhra Pradesh". International Journal of Scientific Study. 2014;1(6):17-21.
  13. NR Sirisha, P Srinivas, S Suresh, T Devaki, R Srinivas, B Vikra,simha. Oral health related quality of life among special community adult population with low socioeconomic status residing in Guntur city, Andhra Pradesh- A cross sectional study. Journal of the Indian association ofPublic health dentistry. Oct-Dec 2014; 12(4):302-5
  14. Vikramsimha B, Srinivas P, Srinivas R, Suresh S, Devaki T, NarayanaRao V. Socioeconomic status, needs and utilization of dental services among rural adulta in a primary health centre area in Southern India. J Int Oral Health. 2014;6(6):56-60
  15. RadhikaMuthukuru, SrinivasPachava, Suresh Sanikommu. Oral Self-care among Diabetic patients visiting diabetic centers in South Indian city, Guntur: Across-sectional study IJOCR.2014; 2(5):27-31.
  16. Pydi S, Pachava S, Sanikommu S. Microbial contamination of the white coats among preclinical and clinical dental students: A comparative cross-sectional study. J Indian Assoc Public Health Dent 2015;13:193-6.
  17. Nandita Rani Kothia, VikramSimhaBommireddy, TalluriDevaki, NarayanaRaoVinnakota, SrinivasRavoori, Suresh Sanikommu,SrinivasPachava. Assessment of the status of National Oral Health Policy in India. International Journal of Health Policy and Management, 2015, 4, 1–7
  18. NarayanaRao V, Devaki T, Srinivas P, Srinivas R, Suresh S, VikramSimha B. Oral Health Knowledge of Accredited Social Health Activist coastal India. International Dental Journal 2015; 65 (Suppl. 1): 2.-Abstract
  19. Bhanu K, Devaki T, Narayana V, Srinivas P, Suresh S, VikramSimha . Teaching Dental Ethics: Shouldn’t It Be Practical? International Dental Journal 2015; 65 (Suppl. 1): 61 - Abstract.
  20. Srinivas R, Devaki T, NarayanaRao V, Srinivas P, Suresh S, VikramSimha. Knowledge, Attitude, Practices of Needle Stick Injuries Among Dental Students . International Dental Journal 2015; 65 (Suppl. 1): 60 - Abstract.
  21. Nijampatnam PM Pavani, SrinivasPachava, Suresh Sanikommu, NarayanaRaoVinnakota, TalluriDevaki, SrinivasRavoori. Motivating Factors of Seeking Oral Health Care at a Teaching Dental Hospital in South India: A Cross Sectional Study. International Journal of Oral Care and Research, January-March 2016;4(1):16-20.
  22. Kiran GB, Pachava S, Sanikommu S, Simha BV, Srinivas R, Rao VN. Evaluation of dent-o-myths among adult population living in a rural region of Andhra Pradesh, India: A cross-sectional study. J NTR Univ Health Sci 2016;5:130-6
  23. NarayanaRao V, Vikramsimha B, Srinivas P, Srinivas R, Suresh S,Devaki T. Assessment of periodontal health among jail inmates of Guntur city, Andhra Pradesh- A cross sectional study. Journal of Dr. NTRUHS.2016;5(3):200-3
  24. Vikramsimha B, Krishna Mohan Koka, Srinivas P, Srinivas R, Suresh S, ViswaChaitanyaChandu. Dental Service Utilization: Patterns and Barriers among Rural Elderly in Guntur District, Andhra Pradesh. Journal of clinical and diagnostic research 2016 Mar, Vol-10(3): ZC43-ZC47
  25. VikramSimhaBommireddy, SrinivasPachava, Suresh Sanikommu, NarayanaRaoVinnakota, DevakiTalluri, BhanuKiranGhanta. Infection control measures among dental practitioners in a Southern state of India: A cross sectional study. Journal of Indian Association of Public Health Dentistry, Vol. 14, Issue 3, July-September 2016.

Paper presentations

  1. “Esthetic perceptions of children and their parents at different severities of dental fluorosis in Nalgonda District of Andhra Pradesh.” at XI National Conference of IAPHD, held at Shimla from 09-12-2006 to 10-12-2006.
  2. “Dental caries susceptibility of permanent teeth among the patients attending for treatment at Vishnu Dental College and Hospital, Bhimavaram, Andhra Pradesh” at XIII National Conference of IAPHD, held at Hyderabad from 16-11-2008 to 18-11-2008.
  3. “A strength weakness opportunity threat (SWOT) analysis of ‘Rajiv Aarogyasri’ - a community health insurance scheme in Andhra Pradesh.” at XV National Conference of Indian Association of Public Health Dentistry (IAPHD) held at Mysore on 3rd, 4th& 5th December 2010.
  4. "Is the dental profession ready for Insurance. A questionnaire study on dental Practitioners in Guntur District" at XVI National Conference of Indian Association of Public Health Dentistry (IAPHD) held at Bangalore on 4th,5th& 6th November, 2011.
  5. "Peoples Science Movement perspective of Rajiv Aarogyasri Community Health Scheme in Andhra Pradesh" at XIV All India Peoples Science Congress, Lucknow 25-28 Feb 2013.
  6. "Opportunities and challenges for dentistry in 12th Five-Year plan- a policy analysis" at FDI Annual World Dental Congress, Greater Noida, NCR New Delhi, 11-14, September 2014.
  7. “A Strength, Weakness, Opportunity & Threats analysis of Public Health Dentistry in India” at XXI National Conference of Indian Association of Public Health Dentistry (IAPHD) held at KIIT University, Bhubaneshwar, 17th – 19th November, 2016.

Posters presentations

  1. “Primary (Oral) Health Care: Providing oral health services through existing Primary Health Care system” at II National PG convention of Indian Association of Public Health Dentistry (IAPHD), held at AECS Maruti Dental College, Bangalore on 21st& 22nd July, 2006.
  2. “The Miracle Glass: Applications of Bio-glass in Dentistry” at XI National Conference of IAPHD, held in Shimla 0n 9th& 10th December, 2006.
  3. “Set the priorities right: Levels of prevention of dental diseases” at XII National Conference of IAPHD, held in Kanpur from 28-11-2007 to 30-11-2007.

Workshops/Orientation Programmes Attended

  1. "Social determinants of a successful dental career" at Govt. Dental College & Hospital, Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh on 24-02-2012.
  2. "Statistical considerations in Dental research" at Dr. NTRUHS Zonal CDE of Oral Medicine and Radiology at Vishnu Dental College, Bhimavaram, West Godavari District, Andhra Pradesh 19-07-2014
  3. "Statistical considerations in Dental research" at Dr. NTRUHS Zonal CDE of Endodontics& Operative dentistry at Government Dental College & Hospital, Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh on 19-07-2014.
  4. "Statistical considerations in Periodontal research" at Dr. NTRUHS Zonal CDE of Periodontics at Sibar Institute of Dental Sciences, Guntur, Andhra Pradesh on 26-08-2014.
  5. "Statistical considerations in dental research" at Dr. NTRUHS Zonal CDE of Pedodontics at Sibar Institute of Dental Sciences, Guntur, Andhra Pradesh on 29-10-2014.
  6. "Understanding Association and Causation in dental research" at Dr. NTRUHS Zonal CDE of Public Health Dentistry at Sibar Institute of Dental Sciences, Guntur, Andhra Pradesh on 15-11-2014.
  7. "Statistical considerations in dental research" in a workshop on research methodology at Govt. Dental College & Hospital, Vijayawada 17-2-2016.
  8. “Literature search in Dental research- How to get the best?” in a workshop on research methodology at Govt. Dental College & Hospital, Vijayawada 19-06-2016.

Conferences/CDE/Workshops/Orientation Programmes Attended

  1. Seminar on World diabetes day at Davangere on 13th November,2005
  2. 10th National Conference of Indian Association of Public Health Dentistry, Udaipur on 30thNov.,1st&2nd Dec.2005.
  3. Workshop on "Basic Issuses in Sexually Transmitted Infections & HIV / AIDS", at Davanagere on 16th& 17th December 2005.
  4. Workshop on "Forensic dentistry &Ethico-Legal Aspects of Dental Practice", at Bangalore on 19th to 21st ,December 2005.
  5. Fluorides in Dentistry- Global Perspective, Bangalore on 7th January 2006.
  6. Indian association of public health dentistry, II National PG Convention, Bangalore on July 21st& 22nd 2006.
  7. Issues in Sexually Transmitted Infections & HIV / AIDS, Davangere on 15th&16th Sep2006.
  8. XI National Conference of Indian Association of Public Health Dentistry, Shimla on 9th -10th December 2006.
  9. Approaches to Community Oral Health Problems, Bangalore on 19 January 2007.
  10. Know what & Know how of Journal club and critical evaluation of a scientific Paper, Davangere on 30 Jun 2007.
  11. XII National Conference of the Indian Association of Public Health Dentistry, Kanpur on 28th -30th , November 2007.
  12. Heart, Lungs & Critical Care, Hyderabad on 7th to10th August 2008.
  13. XIII National Conference Indian Association of Public Health Dentistry, Hyderabad on 16th, 17th& 18th November 2008.
  14. ICMR-DCI-MMU National workshop on Research methodology for dental professionals, MM University, Mulana, Chandigarh on 24th& 25th August 2009.
  15. N.S.S. Program Officers’ Orientation Course held at NSS Training and Orientation Center, Andhra University, Vishakhapatnam from 18-11-2009 to 27-11-2009.
  16. National IAPHD workshop on “Teaching methodology and tobacco cessation curriculum” on 3rd & 4th Sept 2010 at Coorg Institute of Dental Sciences, Virajpet, Karnataka.
  17. XV National Conference of Indian Association of Public Health Dentistry (IAPHD) held at Mysore on 3rd, 4th& 5th December 2010.
  18. DCI workshop on “National survey on availability of Dental health manpower & Prevalence of Dental Diseases in Urban and Rural India” on 23-12-2010 at Panineeya Institute of Dental Sciences & Research Centre, Hyderabad.
  19. XVI National Conference of Indian Association of Public Health Dentistry (IAPHD) held at Bangalore on 4th, 5th& 6th November 2011.
  20. CDE Programme On Stem Cell Therapy, 30th April 2011, Kamineni Institute Of Dental Sciences ,Narketpally.
  21. XVII National Conference of Indian Association of Public Health Dentistry (IAPHD) held at Chennai, 23-25 NOV 2012.
  22. FDI -IDA CDE programme-Hyderabad,1st and 2nd December 2012.
  23. CDE Programme at Mamatha Dental College ,Khammam.29Th Oct 2012.
  24. XIV All India Peoples Science Congress ,Lucknow 25-28 Feb 2013.
  25. VII National PG Convention of IAPHD at Guntur 21st & 22nd June 2013.
  26. 67th Indian Dental Congress, Hyderabad. 21- 23 February, 2014.
  27. FDI Annual World Dental Congress, Greater Noida, NCR New Delhi, 11-14, September 2014.
  28. 36th AP State Dental Conference, Ongole. 18th – 20th December 2015.
  29. 37th AP State Dental Conference, Kakinada. 16th – 18th December 2016.
  30. 36th AP State Dental Conference, Ongole. 18th – 20th December 2015. XXI National Conference of Indian Association of Public Health Dentistry (IAPHD) held at KIIT University, Bhubaneshwar, 17th – 19th November, 2016.

 

Dr Gadde Praveen Senior Lecturer

BDS - December, 2009 – Kamineni Institute Of Dental Sciences, Nalgonda,– Dr NTR University of Health Sciences, Vijayawada

MDS – April, 2013 - Sri Sai College Of Dental Surgery, Vikarabad. – Dr NTR University of Health Sciences, Vijayawada

Dr G.PRAVEEN
Senior Lecturer
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Teaching Experience – 2 years 7 months

Publications

  1. Dr. Shakeel Anjum, Dr. Anita Akkaloori, Dr. Parthasarathi Reddy, Dr. Praveen Gadde. Knowledge and Attitude of Gynecologists towards Oral Health Care in Pregnant Women. JIAPHD VOL: 2012, ISSUE: 20, pp 23-28.
  2. Gadde Praveen, Shakeel Anjum, P. Parthasarathi Reddy. Prevalence and risk factors of tooth wear among rural and urban population of Rangareddy district, Andhra Pradesh: a cross sectional study. E journal of dentistry 2013, Volume 3, Issue 4.
  3. Government spending on dental care. Is it a public priority? Journal of Public Health, 2013
  4. Perceptions of gynecologists regarding oral health status of pregnant women - JIAPHD 2013
  5. Baddam S, Gautami P, Mandalapu N, Sitaramaraju DV, Ravikanth M, Rama Krishna Alla, Praveen G, Immunolocalization of CD34 Positive Progenitor Cells in Diabetic and Non Diabetic Periodontitis Patients - A Comparative Study, J Clinical and Diagnos Res, 2014; 8(11): ZC96-ZC99 (PMID: 25584328, Impact Factor: 0.165).
  6. Gadde Praveen, Shakeel Anjum, P. Parthasarathi Reddy, M. Monica, K. Yadav Rao, A. Anitha Reddy. Public priorities for government spending on dental health care: a cross sectional study. Journal of Public Health 2014, Volume 22, Issue 1, pp 67-71.
  7. Gadde Praveen, Shakeel Anjum, Akkaloori Anitha, Zabirunnisa Begum, Uddarraju Shivajiraju , Gadigi Jayaprakash. An Eagle’s Eye on the Remuneration for Dentists Working in Primary and Community Health Centers in India. Iranian J Publ Health, Vol. 43, No.4, Apr 2014, pp 1-2.
  8. Gadde Praveen, Shakeel Anjum, Akkaloori Anitha, Zabirunnisa Begum. Where do we stand today? Towards achieving universal primary education in India. Iranian J Publ Health, Vol. 43, No.6, June 2014.
  9. Gadde Praveen, Shakeel Anjum, P. Parthasarathi Reddy, M. Monica, K. Yadav Rao. Effectiveness of school dental screening on stimulating dental ateendance rates. a randomized trial. JIAPHD, 2014.
  10. Gadde Praveen, Shakeel Anjum, Zabirunnisa Begum. Gutkha ban legislation in India. J Clin diag Res 2014 .
  11. Uddarraju S, Praveen G, Anitha A, Zabirunnisa M. Association Between Chronic Periodontal Disease and Cardiovascular Risk Factor C - reactive protein in Blood. WebmedCentral DENTISTRY 2014; 5(2):WMC004554.
  12. Anitha Akkaloori, P. Parthasaradhi Reddy, M. Shakeel Anjum, Gadde Praveen M. Monica, Yadav Rao. Association between chronic periodontal diseases and cardiovascular risk factor hyperlipidemia. Journal of Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences 2014; 3(2)
  13. Zabirunnisa, Srinivas P, Suresh S, Jayaprakash GS Gadde Praveen . Is body mass index truly related to dental caries. Dent Hypotheses 2014.
  14. Zabirunnisa, Jayaprakash GS, Gadde Praveen, Jyothirmai K, chandrasekar, Malleswari . Dental anxiety: Possible deal with lavender fragrance. J Res Pharma Prac 2014.
  15. Gadde Praveen, Md. Zabirunnisa Begum, A. Anitha Reddy, G. S. Jayaprakash, Md. Shakeel Anjum, An Eagble’s Eye on Gutkha Ban Legislation in India. J Clin Diagn Res, Jan 2015; 9(1): ZL02.
  16. Gadde P, Anitha A, Anjum S. An eagle’s eye on “union Health Budget” 2015-16 in India. J Indian Assoc Public Health Dent 2015;13:198-9.
  17. Gadde Praveen. Medical prescription writing need not be pretty but legible Iranian J Publ Health, Vol. 51, No.5, May 2015.

Paper presentations

  1. Perceptions of gynecologists regarding oral health status of pregnant women
  2. Effectiveness of school dental screening in stimulating dental attendance rates
  3. Government spending on dental care. Is it a public priority?

Posters presentations

  1. “Public Private Partnership” in November 2011 at National Conference at Mysore

Workshops/Orientation Programmes Attended

  1. “NATIONAL SERVICE SCHEME EMPANELLED TRAINING INSTITUTION ORIENTATION FOR NSS PROGRAMME OFFICERS at Dr.C.S.N.Degree and P.G.College, Bhimavaram from 07/03/2017 to 13/03/2017.

 

Dr. M. V. Ramesh Senior Lecturer

 

BDS - Oct 2010 - Vishnu Dental College, Dr NTR University of Health Sciences, Vijayawada

MDS – May 2015 - CODS, Davanagere, RGUHS

 

Dr M. V. RAMESH 
Senior Lecturer
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Teaching Experience – 7 Months

Publications

  1. Ramesh MV, Naveenkumar PG, Prashant GM, Sakeenabi B. Indian Dental Students’ Perspectives on Dental Education and Their Future Professional Career: A Cross-Sectional Questionnaire Based Survey. British Journal of Education, Society & Behavioural Science 2015;7(3): 211-19.

Paper presentations

  1. Evaluation of Effect of Brushite-Calcite and Two Indigenous Herbs in Removal of Fluoride From Water – A Pilot Study at XVIII National conference of the IAPHD, Lucknow, November 2013.
  2. Dental Students’ Perspectives on Dental Education and Their Future Professional Career : A Cross-sectional Questionnaire Based Study at 67th Indian Dental Conference, Hyderabad, February 2014.
  3. Total Dietary Fluoride Intake Among Pre-school Children of Different Social Classes in a Non-fluoridated city at XIX National conference of the IAPHD, Kochi, November 2014.

Posters presentations

  1. Empowering Rural Dentistry – The Vision of Tomorrow at XVII National conference of the Indian Association of Public Health Dentistry, Chennai, November 2012.

 

Dr. M. Vinod Kumar Lecturer

 

Dr. P. Jhansi Lecturer

 

Dr. K. Hemalatha Lecturer

 

Dr. K. Priyanka Lecturer

 

Dr. Veeravalli Suma Lecturer

 

Dr. Katamreddy K. Mohan Reddy Lecturer

 

Dr. Ramya Sruthi Lecturer

 

Dr. Reshma Sulthana Lecturer

 

Dr. K. Vatsalya Lecturer