Academics


Courses Offered: Master of Dental Surgery – 3 seats per year

Research Projects

   Completed

  • Evaluation of the effect of surface moisture on the dentinal shear bond strength of glass ionomer restorations in primary teeth- an invitro study
  • A comparative evaluation of fluoridated and non fluoridateddentrifices on the hardness of GIC restoration–an invitro study
  • Comparative evaluation of  remineralising efficacy of  fluoridated and non fluoridated commercially available remineralising agents on artificial carious lesion – an in vitro study.
  • Evaluation of probiotic effects of lactobacilli on Mutans Streptococci- An invitro study.
  • Role of candida spp. In dental caries of children: An in vitro study of the biofilm production and enzymatic study.
  • The comparative evaluation of various dentin conditioners with and without antimicrobial agents on the shear bond strength of glass ionomer cementto dentin- An invitro study.
  • Comparative evaluation of zinc oxide euginol and zinc oxide aloevera as root canal filling material in primary molars – a clinical and radiographic study
  • Comparative evaluation of the anti microbial efficacy of photodynamic therapy with a light emitting diode and 2.5% sodium hypochlorite as root canal irrigants against Enterococcus faecalis and Candida albicans; an invitro study
  • Comparative evaluation of the apical sealing ability of MTA and Biodentine with and without smear layer in permanent teeth- an invitro bacterial leakage study

    Ongoing

  • Comparative evaluation of structural changes in enamel induced by 375 phosphoric acid before and after enamel deproteinisation with 5.25% sodium hypochlorite.An SEM study.
  • Comparative evaluation of compressive strength of posterior glass ionomer and glass hybrid glass ionomer to the dentin of primary teeth.Aninvitro study.
  • Comparative evaluation of microleakage of pit and fissure sealant using conventional 2 step and single step adhesive systems.A stereomicroscopic study.
  • Comparative evaluation of cleaning efficacy of two novel nickel titanium rotary instruments and conventional manual method. A SEM study.
  • Comparative evaluation of marginal microleakage of conventional glass ionomer cement and alkanite restorative material with and without cavity conditioners in primary molars. An invitro study.
  • Comparative evaluation of remineralising potential of 5% sodium fluoride varnish with CPP and ACP and 38% silver diamine fluoride in artificially induced carious lesion on enamel of primary teeth.
  • Comparative evaluation of microleakage of Conventional resin, bioactive resin and fluoride releasing pit and fissure sealants in permanent Teeth - a stereomicroscopic study
  • Evaluation of tensile and shear bond strength Of a seventh generation self etch adhesive and Two eighth generation adhesives on dentin of Deciduous teeth -an in vitro study.
  • Evaluation of microleakage of composite Restoration following conventional,
  • Chemomechanical, and smart bur caries Removal technique –  a stereomicroscopic study.

Seminars conducted:

  • Development of occlusion
  • Space maintainers
  • Oral habits
  • Eruption and shedding of teeth
  • Muscles of facial expression
  • Physiology of pain and pain pathways
  • TMJ and muscles of mastication
  • Shock
  • Nutrition and oral health
  • Developmental disturbances in teeth
  • Gingival and periodontal diseases in children
  • Oral mucous membrane
  • Diagnosis of pulpal diseases
  • Development of face
  • Young permanent tooth
  • Facial nerve
  • Trigeminal nerve
  • Healing and repair
  • Prenatal development of face
  • Biomedical waste management
  • Fear and anxiety
  • Pediatric crowns
  • Fluorides
  • Pit and fissure sealants
  • Plaque control agents
  • Indices in children
  • Post natal growth and development
  • Dental plaque
  • Vital pulp therapy
  • Child psychology- Jean piaget’s theory
  • Early childhood caries
  • Remineralisation of white spot carious lesion.
  • Diagnosis in dental caries
  • Eric Erickson’s theory
  • Freud’s theory
  • Non pharamacological methods of behavior management
  • Non vital pulp therapy
  • Dental caries vaccine
  • Space infection
  • Dental caries
  • Oral habits
  • Molar incisor hypomineralisation
  • Intracanal medicaments
  • Sugar substitutes
  • Development of dentition
  • Model analysis
  • Etiology of malocclusion
  • Preventive orthodontics
  • Pulp
  • Interceptive orthodontics
  • Behavior management
  • Dentin bonding agents
  • Inflammation and infection of pulp
  • Pulpal pathology
  • Pulp capping
  • Pedologic anatomy
  • Oral health survey
  • Cleft lip and palate
  • Pulpectomy
  • Pulpotomy
  • Apexification
  • Revascularization and apexogenesis
  • Twin block
  • Cephalometrics
  • Theories of growth and development
  • Mixed dentition analysis and space regainers
  • Theories of learning and behavior management
  • Prenatal and post natal growth of mandible
  • Prenatal and postnatal growth of maxilla
  • LA-Types, composition, pharamacokinetics
  • Local complications of LA
  • Systemic complications of LA
  • Calcium metabolism
  • Calcium hydroxide in dentistry
  • Glass ionomer cement
  • Avulsion
  • Nanotechnology

Conferences Attented

  • 37th ISPPD NATIONAL CONFERENCE, OCTOBER 2015 RAIPUR
  • 38th ISPPD NATIONAL CONFERENCE , OCTOBER 2016 COCHIN
  • 39th ISPPD NATIONAL CONFERENCE , SEPTEMBER 2017 CHENNAI
  • 40TH  ISPPD NATIONAL CONFERENCE ,OCTOBER 2018 NAGPUR

Seminar Attended

  • KSPPD ,PG orientation programme ,July ,2016
  • APPD ,BOND WITH THE BEST,March 2018
  • CDE programme on Creating Barriers ,Man v/s Nature (single visit Apexification and revascularization) September 2016 ,Ernakulam
  • IDA ,MYOFUNCTIONAL  APPLIANCE :CAN YOU TIME IT ,Dec 2016 ,Muvattupuzha
  • CDE progamme on “ A 2 Z in rotary and surgical endodontics’’ –JULY 2016
  • Magnification in dental trinity ,Mar Baselios Dental College,2018
  • Workshop on ‘Research  Methodology”Sep 2016,Mar Baselios Dental College
  • Basic life support course ,February 2016 ,Academic Forum,MarBaselios Dental College
  • Annual Rapid Review ,9th and 10th April
  • CDE programme on CBCT ,June  at Annoor Dental College, Muvattupuzha
  • CDE programme on “ Management Of Young Permanent Teeth ” on 20th August 2019, Mar Baselios Dental College
  • CDE Programme on “A 2 Z in PAEDIATRIC DENTISTRY” at Annoor Dental College ,Muvattupuzha