Dr.Sankar Vinod Vichattu

Education : MDS
Teaching Experience : 18 Years
Email Address :

Teaching Subjects

Oral Maxillofacial Surgery UG & PG

Research Guidance

  • Approved PhD Guide Kerala University Of Health Sciences
  •  Co – Guide for PhD Thesis at Annamalai University

Areas of Clinical Interest

Orthognathic Surgery,Maxillofacial Trauma,

Maxillofacial Pathology

Institutional Responsibilities

CHAIRMAN, Disciplinary Committee

MEMBER, Purchase Committee

Member Board Of Studies- PG , Kerala University of Health sciences

Memberships in professional organizations

Indian Dental Association- Malanad Branch-  Past President

Association Of Maxillofacial Surgeons Of India-  Life Member

AOMSI Kerala – Past Executive Committee member

Dental Implant Soceity of Kerala – Founder Member



List of Publications

1.      Polymorphous Low Grade Adenocarcinoma Of Palate- Management And Reconstruction With Temporo myofascial Flap-J.Maxillofac.OralSurg

2.      Management of cleft maxillary hypoplasia with anterior maxillary distraction- our experience- J.Maxillofac.Oral surgery 2014

3.      Hybrid Implant: A Novel Implant System-Journal of Maxillofacial and Oral SurgerySeptember 2015

4.      Evaluation of hybrid implant in posterior edentulous maxilla with inadequate bone- Int Journal of Dental Research

5.      Eosinophilic granuloma of mandibular condyle- resection and complete regeneration- J Maxillofac Oral Surg. 2015

6.      Epidemiology of Oral Lichen Planus in a Cohort of South Indian Population: A Retrospective Study- journalof cancer prevention vol. 21, no. 1, march 2016.

7.      Evaluation and Comparison of the Biopathology of Collagen and Inflammation in the Extracellular Matrix of Oral Epithelial Dysplasias and Inflammatory Fibrous Hyperplasia Using Picrosirius Red Stain and Polarising Microscopy: A Preliminary Study- JOURNAL OF CANCER PREVENTION

8.      Wharton’s Duct Sialolith of Unusual Size: A Case Report with a Review of the Literature- Case Reports in Dentistry Volume 2014

9.      Undifferentiated pleomorphic sarcoma presenting as a gingival mass: A rare case  -Journal of Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences 2015

10.  Iatrogenically-induced Dystrophic Calcification on the Palate: A Rare Case- J Indian Aca Oral Med Radiol 2013

11.  Avulsed Tooth- An Unsual Experience- KDJ- vol. 37. No 1. Jan 2014

12.  Apert Syndrome- A Case Report – KDJ Vol 34, No.2, April 2011

13.  Use of Iso amyl 2- cyanoacrylate for closure of head and neck incisions – KDJ Vol 36 no.3 July 2013

14.  Naso maxillary hypoplasia Binders Syndrome-  KDJ – VOL-36.NO.4oct2013

15.  Aspergillosis Involving Maxillary Sinus- An Unusual Oral Presentation- JIDAT, vol.6, Iss 21, April-June 2014

16.  Auto transplantation As A Surgical Alternative To Mal positioned Permanent Tooth – KDJ- vol. 37. No. 3. July 2014

17.  Metastatic Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma of the lungs to mandible-An unusual case report- Int J Dental & Medical Sciences Research Vol 3 Issue 2, Mar-Apr. 2021pp894-897

18.  Adenomatoid OdontogenicTumour Of Maxillary Sinus – KDJ Vol 35 No 1 Jan 2012

19.  Bisphosphonate Induced Osteonecrosis Of Jaws- Be aware.- KDJ Vol 34 no 4 oct 2011

20.  Nasal Reconstruction Using Post- Auricular Free Flap a Case Report-

            MDJ Vol.4 issue 1, Jan-Mar 2015.


21.  Calcifying Epithelial Odontogenic TumorOf The Mandible Treated By Surgical Excision: Report Of A Case- malanad dental journal vol3 issue 1 2014

22.  Epulis Granulomatosa-An Unusual Presentation- MDJ Vol.4 issue 1, Jan- Mar 2015

23.  Unusual diagnosis for swelling of buccal mucosa- MDJ 4Oct 2019

24.  A large infected parakeratinized odontogenic keratocyst of mandible- case report- MDJ Jan-March 2019

25.  An unusual presentation of ossifying fibroma- MDJ-April-june2020

26.  Gorlin–Goltz syndrome:An often missed diagnosis – Annals of maxillofacial surgery.



            PRESENTATION – Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology Journal [ OMPJ ] Vol 2 No 1 Jan- Jun 2011

28.  Lip repositioning for the treatment of mild gummy smile ; A case report

            (international journal of scientific research)

29.  Ectopic tooth in the medial wall of maxillary sinus: A case of infected

            odontogenic keratocyst .internationaljournal of scientific research

30.   ORAL LIPOMA: Report of Two Cases with Different Clinical Appearance

              and Review- Journal of Dental and Medical Sciences (IOSR-JDMS

31.  Hair Transplantation A boon in baldness management

            MDJ VOL 7 March 2018

32.  Hybrid implant :Revolutionising implant dentistry

            (Indian dentist research)may 2016 vol 11

33.  Anteriorly extending KCOT – case report with review of literature

            regarding choosing of treatment modality   international journal of scientific research) june 2016

34.  Unicoronal craniosynostosis,             KDJ vol 37 no.2 april 2014


35.  Infected odontogenic keratocyst of the mandible –a case report

36.  Treacher Collins syndrome-A case report


Presentations in Regional, National and International Seminars/Conferences/Workshops






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STOMA 2015

IDA NATIONAL 02.08.2015

STOMA 2016

IDA NATIONAL 12.06.2016

STOMA 2011

IDA NATIONAL 13.11.2011

STOMA 2015

IDA NATIONAL 03.12.2019

STOMA 2019

IDA NATIONAL 15.03.2018

STOMA 2018

IDA NATIONAL 19.05.2013
10 FACE 2013 IDA NATIONAL 11.11.2013

STOMA 2013

IDA NATIONAL 19.05.2013

STOMA 2014

IDA NATIONAL 04.05.2014

STOMA 2010

IDA NATIONAL 31.10.2010

Completed Research Projects

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Role Performed (principal/coinvestigator)


Date of Completion


The effect of tranexamic acid on the amount of blood loss during LeFort I, anterior maxillary osteotomy and genioplasty

Transverse displacement of proximal

Dr. Paul Stephen 2016
2 segments in bilateral sagittal split osteotomy- a prospective study Dr. Kiran KS 2016
3 Cephalometric norms for kerala population using burstone analysis-A cross sectiona study Dr.John Britto 201
4 Comparison of storage media for maintaining the periodontal ligament cell viability of simulated avulsed teeth -A cross sectional study Dr.Liz George 2017
5 Surgical correction of gummy smile .Retrospective evaluation of soft and hard tissue changes Dr.Brite Ec 2018
6 Evaluation of soft tissue and skeletal changes following bilateral sagittal split setback surgery-A retrospective study Dr.Jose Paul 2018
7 Preoperative and post operative evaluation of masticatory function in patients undergoing bilateral sagittal split osteotomy for mandibular prognathism Dr.Blesson 2019
8 Pre operative assessment of anatomical position of mandibular canal using CBCT and its relevance in post operative neurosensory disturbances following bilateral sagittal split osteotomy setback procedure-A comparative study Dr.Sofiya 2019
9 Comparison of postoperative outcome of coronectomy and transalveolar extraction in deeply impacted mandibular third molar closely related to mandibular canal Dr.Hariprabh 2020
10 Comparison between immediate loading versus delayed loading of implants placed in fresh extraction sockets of posterior mandible -A prospective study Dr.Stanley 2020
11 Evaluation of postoperative complications associated with LefortI and anterior maxillary osteotomy for the correction of vertical and antero-posterior maxillary excess-A prospective study Dr.Sarah 2021

On Going Research Projects

SI.No Title of the Project Role Performed Expected Date of Completion

Surgical Management Of Odontogenic Keratocyst- A Retrospective Study

Dr.Athira 2022
2 Comparison of stability of BSSO in surgery first approach and orthodontic first approach a retrospective study Dr.Aifa 2023
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