PROFESSOR & HOD

Dr.Majo Ambooken

Education : MDS
Teaching Experience : 25 Years
Email Address : majoambooken@mbdc.edu.in

Teaching Subjects

PERIODONTOLOGY and ORAL IMPLANTOLOGY

Fellowships

NOBLE  FELLOW  PROGRAMME  IN “ IMPLANT AND ESTHETIC  DENTISTRY”

Research Guidance

POST-GRADUATE GUIDE SINCE 2011

Areas of Clinical Interest

REGENERATIVE PERIODONTICS, GUIDED BONE REGENERATION, ESTHETIC DENTISTRY  AND IMPLANTOLOGY

Institutional Responsibilities

COORDINATOR  FOR  POSTGRADUATE STUDIES

NAAC CRITERIA-2 COORDINATOR

Memberships in professional organizations

LIFE MEMBER INDIAN SOCIETY 0F PERIODONTOLOGY (ISP).

 LIFE MEMBER INDIAN SOCIETY OF PROSTHODONTICS-RESTORATIVE-

PERIODONTICS (ISPRP).

 LIFE MEMBER INDIAN SOCIETY OF PERIODONNTISTS AND IMPLANTOLOGISTS OF KERALA(SPIK)

 EXCUTIVE COMIETTE MEMBER SPIK

 ORGANIZING CHAIRMAN SPIK STATE CONFERENCE 2019 FEB

 FOUNDER MEMBER COCHIN PERIODONTISTS SOCIETY(COPS).

 PSAT PRESIDENT  OF COPS 2012-13 AND 2018-19

 EDITOR NATIONAL JOURNAL OF COPS (Jcops)2016

 TRESURER OF COPS 2009-10.

 EXCUTIVE COMIETTE MEMBER COPS

 LIFE MEMBER INDIAN DENTAL ASSOCIATION (IDA)

 EDITORIAL BOARD MEMBER “CLINICAL DENTISTRY” OFFICIAL PUBLICATION INDIAN DENTAL ASSOCIATION

 PAST EXCUTIVE COMIETTE MEMBER  IDA KOCHI BRANCH.2018-2020

 PEER REVIEWER JIDAK THE OFFICIAL PUBLICATION OF IDA KOCHI

 PAST CDE CHAIRMAN IDA CHALAKUDY BRANCH

 BOARD OF STUDIES (BOS) MEMBER KERALA UNIVERSITY OF HEALTH SCIENCS (KUHS) 2015-18.


ORCID ID

0000-0002-7152-4464

Short Courses & Certificate Programs

SI.No Subject or Specialization Board or University Date of Award
1 WORKSHOP ON DENTAL LASER SOCIETY OF PERIODONTISTS & IMPLANTOLOGISTS OF KERALA 5th OCTOBER 2008
2 DENTAL FACULTY TRAINING WORKSHOP COCHIN PERIODONTISTS SOCIETY 6th NOVEMBER 2011
3 BONE MANIPULATION TECHNIQUES IN ORAL IMPLANTOLOGY & PIEZO SURGERY HANDS-ON  WORKSHOP ACADEMY OF ADVANCED DENTAL EDUCATION 22th JANUARY 2012
4 CBCT HANDS-ON WORKSHOP COCHIN PERIODONTISTS SOCIETY  28th SEPTEMBER 2014
5 LASERS IN PERIODONTICS COCHIN PERIODONTISTS SOCIETY 22nd MARCH 2015
6 a 2z IN ROTARY & SURGICAL ENDODONTICS IDA MALANADU in association with  DEPT OF CONSERVATIVE DENTISTRY AND ENDODNTICS  MAR BASELIOS DENTAL COLLEGE KOTHAMANGALAM 10& 11th JULY 2016
7 PERIO-IMPLANT SURGERY; EXPANDING THE HORIZONS SOCIETY OF PERIODONTISTS & IMPLANTOLOGISTS OF KERALA 24th JULY  2016
8 SYMPOSIUM ON ORAL CANCER COCHIN  PERIODONTISTS SOCIETY 12th MARCH 2017
9 MAGNIFICATION IN THE DENTAL TRINITY .HANDS-ON WORKSHOP DEPT OF ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL PATHOLOGY & ACADEMIC FORUM FOR SCIENTIFIC ACTIVITIES  MAR BASELIOS  DENTAL COLLEGE KOTHAMANGALAM in association with KAIRALI SOCIETY OF ORAL & MAXILLOFACIAL PATHOLOGISTS 12th DECEMBER 2018
10 CURRENT TRENDS AND ADVANCES IN FORENSIC ODONTOLOGY DEPT OF ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL PATHOLOGY & ACADEMIC FORUM FOR SCIENTIFIC ACTIVITIES  MAR BASELIOS  DENTAL COLLEGE KOTHAMANGALAM in association with KAIRALI SOCIETY OF ORAL & MAXILLOFACIAL PATHOLOGISTS 7th  FEBRUARY 2019

Publications

Abraham KK, Ambooken M, Mangalathu AG, Jose SC, Mathews SE. Idiopathic Gingival Fibromatosis in a Pediatric Patient. J Dent Child (Chic). 2022 Jan 15;89(1):41-45. PMID: 35337399.

ValiyaveetilKarattil L, Joseph RS, Ambooken M, Mathew JJ. Evaluation of serum concentrations of hs-CRP and Hb in varying severities of chronic periodontitis. Biomarkers. 2022 Feb 2:1-6. doi: 10.1080/1354750X.2022.2032349. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 35060836.

Elizabeth Eldho, Jacob Francis, Majo
Ambooken, Jayan Jacob Mathew. Understanding patient perspectives
of relationship between periodontal and systemic health:
A hospital-based cross-sectional study.
Clinical Dentistry 2021; XV; 12-21.

Baburajan Kandasamy, R Naveen Reddy, Majo Ambooken, Jeethu John Jerry. Assessment of Pterygomaxillary Region for Insertion of Pterygoid Implants – A Cone Beam Computed Tomography (CBCT) Study. Int J Dentistry Oral Sci. 2020;S9:02:001:1-4.

Reshma S.Joseph, Majo Ambooken, Jayan Jacob Mathew, Priya John Chlorhexidine for local drug delivery in periodontitis – A review Journal of Indian Dental Association – Kochi 2020:2;7-11

Anakha Mariam Basil, Majo Ambooken, Jayan Jacob Mathew, Linta Thomas. Cyanoacrylate tissue adhesives: A practical alternative to sutures?Journal of Indian Dental Association –  Kochi 2020:2;12-15

Elizabeth Eldho, Majo Ambooken, Jayan Jacob Mathew Diagnostic criteria and treatment protocols for periimplant mucositis and periimplantitis Malanadu Dental Journal 2020:9:31-37

Jacob P.Francis, Majo Ambooken, Jayan Jacob Mathew, Anu Kuriakose.Injectable platelet rich fibrin – A review Journal of Indian Dental Association –  Kochi 2020:2;16-22

Majo Ambooken, Renjana S, Jayan Jacob Mathew Interdisciplinary management of endodontic perforations Malanadu Dental Journal 2020:9:21-25

Nithya Susan george, Majo Ambooken, Jayan Jacob Mathew, Aidha P Y, Rasha P. Razak Creeping attachment – enhancing root coverage naturally Journal of Society of Periodontists and Implantologists of Kerala 2019; 11: 5-7

Kurian George, Arif P A, Jayan Jacob Mathew, Majo Ambooken, RashaP.Razak Early implant failure due to suspected compression necrosis: A case report Malanadu Dental Journal 2018:7:241 – 246

Abin Sam Abraham, Renjana S, Majo Ambooken, Jayan Jacob Mathew,
Jimmy George, Cini P Moideen, Arya Ranjit Eattummal. Multidisciplinary approach in the management of a dentition with severe periodontal
compromise– A case report Journal of Society of Periodontists and Implantologists of Kerala 2018; 10: 185-188

Nithya Susan george, Majo Ambooken, Jayan Jacob Mathew, Aidha P Y, Rasha P. Razak, Keerthi V R Plasma cell gingival enlargement with associated periodontitis – A case report  Journal of Society of Periodontists and Implantologists of Kerala 2017; 9: 133-135

CiniP.Moideen, Majo Ambooken, Jayan Jacob Mathew, Abin Sam Abraham, Arya Ranjit Eattummal, Hari Prasad R Lip repositioning surgery for managing excessive gingival display in a patient with chronic periodontitis – A case report Journal of Society of Periodontists and Implantologists of Kerala 2017; 9: 144-146

Renjana S, Majo Ambooken, Jayan Jacob Mathew, Karthika Menon, Arif PA, Arun Kumar CB. Cilnidipine-induced gingival enlargement: A review Journal of Society of Periodontists and Implantologists of Kerala 2017;9:81-85

Anand AS, Ambooken M, Mathew JJ, Harish Kumar K S, Vidya K C, Koshy LS. Antifungal-prescribing pattern and attitude toward the treatment of oral candidiasis among dentists in and around Kothamangalam in Kerala: A survey. Indian J Multidiscip Dent 2016;6:77-80

Linu Sara Koshy, Majo Ambooken, Jayan Jacob Mathew, Manju Babu, Asha S.Anand. Platelet rich fibrin, the novel biomaterial: A review. Malanadu Dental Journal  2016 :5 (1); 9-12

Majo Ambooken, Arif P A, Jayan Jacob Mathew, Renjana S, Karthika Menon. Labial-cervicalvertical groove management with glass ionomer cement and composite resin: A case report. Journal of Cochin Periodontists Society 2016;1:23-25

Manju Babu,  Jayan Jacob Mathew, Majo Ambooke,  Linu Sara Koshy, Asha S. Anand,  Ebin T. M. Awareness among General Dentists towards Periodontal Treatment – A SurveyJournal of Indian Dental Association 2016; 10 (6):  31-35

Jose KA, Ambooken M, Mathew JJ, Issac AV, Kunju AP, Parameshwaran RA. Management of Chronic Periodontitis Using Chlorhexidine Chip and Diode Laser-A Clinical Study.Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research. 2016 Apr, Vol-10(4): ZC76-ZC80

Babu G. B, Raja A, Saranyan R, Ambooken M, Manovijay B, Mary J. J. A Double Blind Study Comparing the Efficacy of Ibuprofen,Diclofena Sodium and Placebo on Lipid Peroxide- Malondialdehyde Levels In Gingival Tissue Before and after Periodontal Surgery. Biosci Biotech Res Asia 2015;12(2)

Majo Ambooken,ArunKachapilly,Linith V. K.,Jayan Jacob Mathew,Ajithkumar P K ,Ranjit A P 7.  Oro-antral communication through periodontal defect: A case report Int J Dent Health Sci 2015; 2(1): 192-197

Annie V. Issac, Jayan Jacob Mathew, Majo Ambooken, Arun Kachappilly, Ajithkumar Pk, Thomas Johny, LinithVk, Anju Samuel Management of Chronic Periodontitis Using Subgingival Irrigation of Ozonized Water: A Clinical and Microbiological Study Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research. 2015 Aug, Vol-9(8): ZC29-ZC33

Majo Ambooken, PK Ajithkumar, Jayan Jacob Mathew, Anu Kuriakose9. Periodontal infections and atherosclerosis: Mechanisms of association. Oral and maxillofacial Pathology Journal 2015:6 (2); 615-620

Priya John, Majo Ambooken, Anu Kuriakose, Jayan Jacob Mathew10. The perio-restorative interrelationship expanding the horizons in esthetic dentistry. J Interdiscip Dentistry 2015;5:46-53.

Sreenivasan BS, Ambooken M, Radhakrishna M, Sebastian J. An Intraoral EpitheloidHemangioendothelioma Masquerading Clinically as Pyogenic Granuloma. Iran J Med Sci. 2015;40(2):185-189.

Kuriakose A, Ambooken M, Jacob J, John P. Modified Whale’s tail technique for the management of bone-defect in anterior teeth. Journal of Indian Society of Periodontology. 2015;19(1):103-106. doi:10.4103/0972-124X.145826.

Majo Ambooken, Annie V.Issac, Jayan Jacob Mathew, Anu Kuriakose, Priya John. Advanced anesthetic techniques in Periodontics: a review JSPIK 2013 Dec; 7(2), 68- 71

Majo Ambooken, Linith V.K, Jayan Jacob Mathew, Anu Kuriakose Management of palatogingival groove; a case report Journal of Society of Periodontists and Implantologists of Kerala 2013;7:68-71

Parackal ST, Ambooken M, Jullian J, Pellissery RJ, Dhaliwal SJ. 8. Prosthetic rehabilitation with combined regenerative and respective periodontal surgery – a case report Baba Farid University Dental Journal 2013; 4 (1): 141-43

Ranjith A P, Majo Ambooken. Periodontal accelerated osteogenic orthodontics. Malanadu Dental Journal 2013: 2(2); 23-25

Ambooken Majo, ParackalSenny Thomas, Mariette Tency, Kuriakose Anu 15. Amlodipine-induced Gingival Enlargement: Report of a Case with Three Years Follow-up Journal of Indian Academy of Oral Medicine and Radiology 2013;25: 257-260

Parackal ST, Ambooken M, Jullian J, Pellissery RJ. Management of an abutment with less clinical crown height by preserving biological width through an interdisciplinary approach. J Interdiscip Dentistry 2012;2:38-40

Thomas Johny C, Majo Ambooken, Jayan Jacob Mathew, Priya John Newer vistas in periodontal tissue engineering Journal of Society of Periodontists and Implantologists of Kerala 2011;5:53-57

Linith VK, Majo Ambooken, Jayan Jacob Mathew, Anu Kuriakose. Recent advances in local drug delivery Journal of Society of Periodontists and Implantologists of Kerala 2011;5:50-52

Majo Ambooken, Jayan Jacob Mathew, Rishi Emmatty, Anu Kuriakose.Gingival depigmentation using electrosurgery; a case report Journal of Society of Periodontists and Implantologists of Kerala 2011;5:15-16

Presentations 

SI.No Title of the Presentation Name of the Organizing Agency

Regional/National/

International

Date of Program
1 FACULTY  FOR THE NATIONAL  WORKSHOP  SURGICAL TRAINING IN MAXILLOFACIAL ADVANCES( STOMA) MAR BASELIOS DENTAL COLLEGE DEPT OF MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY NATINONAL

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

2 SCIENTIFIC PANEL EXPERT  FOR THE NATIONAL CONFERENC  OF INDIAN SOCIETY 0F PROSTHODONTICS-RESTORATIVE-PERIODONTICS INDIAN SOCIETY OF PROSTHODONTICS-RESTORATIVE-PERIODONTICS (ISPRP) NATIONAL 8-9 AUGUST 2009
3 FACULTY  FOR THE CONTINUING DENTAL EDUCATION PROGRAMME “ENDO PERIO LESIONS” INDIAN DENTAL ASSOCIATION (IDA)MALANADU BRANCH REGIONAL 21st JUNE 2015
4 GUEST SPEAKER  FOR COCHIN ORTHODONTIC STUDY GROUP ON “PERIODONTAL  IMPLICATIONS IN ORTHODONTICS”

COCHIN ORTHODONTIC STUDY GROUP

REGIONAL

JANUARY 11th 2016

5

GUEST SPEAKER FOR  DEPT OF PUBLIC HEALTH DENTISTRY MAR BASELIOS DENTAL COLLEGE  “MEET YOUR  DENTIST” VIRTUAL AWERNESS PROGRAMME

DEPARTEMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH DENTISTRY MAR BASELIOS DENTAL COLLEGE REGIONAL 7th NOVEMBER 2021

Completed Research Projects

SI.No Title of the Project Role Performed  Date of Completion
1 Comparative evaluation of a xenograft and a composite alloplast in the management of osseous defects in patient with generalized aggressive periodontitis. A clinical radiological study. Co-Investigator 10-12-2013
2 Correlation of c-reactive protein and haemoglobin levels with periodontal health status. Co-Investigator 10-12-2013
3 Evaluation of glucose levels in gingival crevicular blood and its correlation with severity of periodontitis in patients with type II diabetes mellitus. Co-Investigator 26-10-2014
4 Evaluation of diode laser eradiation and local delivery of chlorhexidine alone and in combination as adjunct to scaling and root planning in the management of chronic periodontitis: A clinical study. Co-Investigator 26-10-2014
5 Efficacy of nonsurgical periodontal therapy in reducing serum levels of lipids in patients with chronic generalized moderate periodontitis- A clinical trial. Co-Investigator 26-11-2015
6 Association of candida species in chronic periodontitis and evaluation of its virulence factors-Cross sectional study. Co-Investigator 26-11-2015
7 Estimation and comparison of nitric oxide levels in serum and saliva of patients with chronic periodontitis prior to and following non surgical periodontal treatment. Co-Investigator 24-11-2016
8 Comparative evaluation of iotophoresis, diode laser and two commercially available desensitizing agents containing potassium nitrate and calcium sodium phosphosilicate, in dentinal tubule occlusion: An in vitro sem study. Co-Investigator 24-11-2016
9 A split mouth comparative evaluation of efficacy of GTR membrane (healiguide) and platelet rich fibrin membrane in the management of millers class I gingival recession defects. Co-Investigator 28-11-2017
10 Prevalence and antimicrobial susceptibility of enterococcus faecalis patients with chronic periodontitis(A clinical and microbiological study). Co-Investigator 28-11-2017
11 A comparative evaluation of the occluding effects of fluoride containing dentin desensitizer and diode laser and their combined application on human dentinal tubules: An invitro sem study. Co-Investigator 22-11-2018
12 Comparative evaluation of the adjunctive use of 810 nm diode laser alone and in combination with photodynamic therapy using in indocyanine green in non surgical periodontal treatment: A clinical and microbiological study. Co-Investigator 22-11-2018
13 Comparative evaluation of three commercially available desensitizing mouthwashes in dentinal tubuleocclusion: Electron microscopy study. Co-Investigator 27-11-2019
14 Comparative evaluation of the effects of low level laser therapy and periodontal debridement using 810nm diode laser following scaling and root planning in the management of chronic periodontitis-A clinical and microbiological study. Co-Investigator 18-02-2021
15 Efficacy of MTA with and without chorion membrane for treatment of clsss II furcation defects. Co-Investigator 18-02-2021
16

Comparative evaluation of local drug delivery system containing tetracycline with and without i-prf in chronic periodontitis patients – a split mouth clinical study

 

Co-Investigator 15-01-2022
17 Comparative evaluation of effectiveness of 1% chlorhexidine varnish (Cervitec plus) and tetracycline fibers (Periodontal plus AB) as adjuncts to scaling and root planning in the management of chronic periodontitis – a split mouth clinical study. Co-Investigator 15-01-2022

On Going Research Projects

SI.No

Title of the Project

Role Performed 

Expected Date of Completion

1

Comparative evaluation of Local Drug delivery of I-PRF and 1% chlorhexidine varnish (CERVITEC PLUS) as adjunct to Scaling and Root Planing (SRP) in chronic periodontal [patient, a split mouth clinical study

Co-Investigator

23-11-2023

2

Evaluation of injectable platelet-rich fibrin (i-prf) as an adjunct to scaling and root planing in the management of chronic periodontitis – a split mouth clinical study

Co-Investigator

23-11-2023

3

A split mouth comparative study to evaluate the efficacy of Collagen membrane Vs Collagen membrane soaked in injectable Platelet Rich Fibrin (i-PRF) in the management of Miller’s class I and II gingival recession defects.

Co-Investigator

23-11-2024

4

Comparative evaluation of Open flap debridement with and without I-PRF in chronic periodontitis: A split mouth study.

Co-Investigator

23-11-2024

5

Awareness of periodontal problem associated with diabetes. A questionnaire-based survey

Co-Investigator

23-11-2023

6

Evaluation of the common periodontal and oral hygiene related problems faced by patients undergoing fixed orthodontic treatment- a questionnaire study

Co-Investigator

23-11-2023

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