Dr. Mohan Thomas Nainan
HEAD OF THE DEPARTMENT
• Master of Dental Surgery: Conservative Dentistry & Endodontic,Bapuji Dental College and Hospital, Kuvempu University- 1995
• Bachelor of Dental Surgery, Bapuji Dental College and Hospital, Mysore University-1992
• Certificate course in Implantology, SDM Dharwad -2010
• Certificate course in Research Methodology, Alexis Foundation – Bronze Medal
• Fellowship in Comprehensive Cosmetic Dentistry, American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry-2019
PROFESSIONAL APPOINTMENTS & ACHIEVEMENTS
1.Under graduate & Post graduate examiner and paper setter for:
2.Chaired scientist sessions
3.Panelist Member organizing Committee of “ Rapid Recap-Sculpting the future” – 2019
4.Conducted 25 Dental Council of India inspections for starting post graduate courses and renewal as per government of India order
1.In vitro evaluation of flexural strength and flexural modulus of elasticity of different composite restorations JCD Oct – Dec 2006; 19(4): 140 – 147.
2.Effect of cavity disinfectants on sealing ability of dentin bonding system. An in vitro study.JCD July – Sept 2009; 12( 3):109- 113.
3.To treat and to retreat “protaper universal rotary system, the double delight”.Endodontology Dec 2009; 21(2): 40 -45
4.External apical root resorption : Two case reports. Endodontology Dec 2009; 21(2):73- 77.
5.MTA with chlorhexidine , a lethal duo. IDRR, Jan 2010: 153-156.
6.Propolis better than sodium hypochlorite? IDRR, Jan 2010:75-78.
7.Comparative evaluation of the apical sealing ability and adaptation to dentine of 3 resin based sealers. An in vitro study. JCD Jan – March 2011; 14(1):16 – 20.
8.Effect of pre heating composite resin on gap formation at three different temperatures. JCD April – June 2011; 14(2):191 – 195.
9.Change of working length in curved molar root canal after preparation with different rotary Ni- Ti instruments. JCD July – Sept 2011; 14(3):264-268.
10.The effect of Intracoronal bleaching on dentin microhardness. An Ex- vivo study. Endodontology Dec 2011; 23( 2): 17-21.
11.Unraveling the Smear Phenomenon. Indian Dentist 2012; 6(10) : 40- 44.
12.Grape Seed extract as a potential remineralising agent-An In Vitro Study. Journal of Contemporary Dental Practice July August 2012; 13 (4): 425-430.
13.Seal that Heals. World Journal of General Dentistry July- Sept 2012 ;3(3): 243-246.
14.Comparison of the efficacy of Ethylenediaminetetracetic acid and maleic acid in the removal of three calcium hydroxide intracanal dressings: A spiral CT volumetric analysis. JCD 2013; 16 (1): 56-59.
15.Comparative evaluation of glass ionomer cement and on addition of CCp-ACP on the compressive strength and fluoride release- an invitro study. Journal of Research & advancement in Dentistry 2013;2(1)
16.CBCT in diagnosis of vertical root fracture. Journal of Indian Academy of oral medicine and radiology, October-December 2012;24(4):311-314. .
17.The effect of flowable composite lining thickness with various curing techniques on microleakage in class 2 composite restorations: An in vitro study. The journal of contemporary dental practice, January-February 2013;14(1):56-60
18. Restoration of Endodontically Treated Molars Using All Ceramic Endocrowns. Case reports in Dentistry: Vol 2013 .Article ID 210763.
19.Evaluating the effectiveness of different intraorifice barriers after non vital bleaching: An Invitro study. Trivandrum Dental Journal 2014; 5(1):9-14
20.Comparing marginal microleakage of three Bulk Fill composites in Class II cavities using confocal microscope: An in vitro study.JCD 2015; 8 (5): 409-413.
21.The comparison of the effects of different whitening toothpastes on the micro hardness of a nano hybrid composite resin.. JCD 2015; 17 (6): 550-554.
22.Microleakage in Class V cavities restored with composite resin using chitosan and consepsis as the cavity disinfectants. Advances in Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine Vol 2, Issue 3, 2017, 1-6.
23.Efficacy of anti-oxidants when used for distinctive time to re- establish bond strength-Indian Journal of Conservative & Endodontics- January-March, 2018; 3 (1):14-18.
24.Antibacterial effect of fluorinated graphene and zinc oxide nanoparticles incorporated in zinc oxide-based sealers on Enterococcus faecalis (in vitro study),AaripakaSridevi,J Sindhu, D N Naveen, D N Nirupama, Mohan T NainanSaudi Journal of Oral Sciences -2019 Volume-6, Issue 2 [p. 81-87]
25.Assessment of computer-controlled local anesthetic delivery system for pain control during restorative procedures: A randomized controlled trial, J Dent Res Dent Clin Dent Prospects. 2019; 13(4): 298-30.
26.Effects of conventional and herbal irrigants on microhardness and flexural
strength of root canal dentine: An in vitro study- Article accepted in Journal of Conservative Dentistry
27.Spectrophotometric Analysis of Crown Discoloration Induced by various Intracanal
Medicaments: An In-vitro Study. Article is accepted in Endodontology
Dr. Nirupama . DN
Dr. Nirupama D.N has completed her Undergraduation from Sri Ramachandra Dental College, Chennai in the year 2000 and completed her Postgraduation in the subject of Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics from Vydehi Institute of Dental Sciences & Research Centre in the year 2012. She has a total of 14 yrs. of teaching experience for UG & 9 yrs.for PG.
Presently she is working as Reader in the Dept.& a recognized PG guide, actively involved in Undergraduate and Postgraduate teaching & research programs at the institute. She is an approved examiner in various universities. Besides actively participating in Anti Ragging Workshop, CDE at the institute, she has also enthusiastically participated in thePostgraduate state level Rapid Recap Programs, by deliveringa lecture as a guest speaker and as a moderator. She has National & International publications to her credit. She has attended National & International Conferences and presented Posters & Research Papers. She is also a Member of theInstitutional Ethical Committee, VIDS & RC. She is a member of the Federation of Operative Dentistry of India (FODI) & the Association of Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics of Karnataka (ACE-K).
During the pandemic 2020-2021 she was a COVID CARE core team member and has taken up the designated logistics-related responsibilities towards COVID CARE MANAGEMENT at VIMS & RC.
Along with her active participation in the academic activities in the Dept. she is also the Administrative Officer, VIDS & RC & a Member Secretary, Medical Executive Committee, VIMS & RC.
Awards and achievements
1.Comparison of the efficacy of Ethylenediaminetetracetic acid and maleic acid in the removal of three calcium hydroxide intracanal dressings: A spiral CT volumetric analysis. JCD 2013; 16(1): 56-59.
2.In Vitro Evaluation of the Antimicrobial Efficacy of Four Endodontic Biomaterials against Enterococcus faecalis, Candida albicans, and Staphylococcus aureus. International Journal of Biomaterials; Vol 2014, Article ID 383756, 6 pages.
3.Evaluating the effectiveness of different intraorifice barriers after non vital bleaching: An Invitro study. Trivandrum Dental Journal 2014; 5(1):9-142.
4.Microleakage in Class V cavities restored with composite resin using chitosan and consepsis as the cavity disinfectants. Advances in Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine Vol 2, Issue 3, 2017, 1-6.
5.Antibacterial effect of fluorinated graphene and zinc oxide nanoparticles incorporated in zinc oxide-based sealers on Enterococcus faecalis (in vitro study). Saudi journal of oral science, 2019, Vol 6 Issue: 2, Page: 81-87.
6.Effects of conventional and herbal irrigants on microhardness and flexural strength of root canal dentine: An in vitro study- Article accepted in Journal of Conservative Dentistry.
7.Spectrophotometric Analysis of Crown Discoloration Induced by various Intracanal Medicaments: An In-vitro Study. Article is accepted in Endodontology
Dr. Vijay R
Dr. Vijay R completed his graduation in the year 2002 from Rajiv Gandhi dental college and hospital, Bangalore under Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences and post-graduation in the year 2009 from R V Dental College, Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciencs, Bangalore. He is actively involved in undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and research programs. He is an approved PG guide in RGUHS. He is a member of IACDE and has presented papers and posters in national as well as state conferences. He has various publications in national and international journals.
Paper presentations: Evaluation of antimicrobial efficacy of tetracycline GP on common endodontic pathogen at ACE Meeting 2008.
Chaired a session at Rapid Recap in 2022 at RV Dental College,Bangalore
Dr. Naveen S Nair
Dr. Naveen S Nair Completed His Graduation In The Year 2018 From ST Gregorios Dental College ,Kerala. He Has Completed His Postgraduation From Vydehi Institute Of Dental Sciences And Research Centre, Bangalore In The Year 2021. He Is A Member Of IACDE And Has Presented Papers And Posters In National As Well As State Conferences. He Has Various Publications In National And International Journals.
1.Corticosteroids in dentistry kerala dental journal-vol 38 no.3 july 2015 153
2.Crouzon syndrome (craniofacial dysostosis) a case report and review
Of literature international journal of ida kunnamkulam branch, volume 16 issue 1.2015-2016
3.Interdisciplinary management of large chronic periapical cyst using endodontic and periodontal regenerative approach: a case report international journal of
4.Dental and health sciences volume 07 issue 01 2020
5.Prevelance of soft tissue calcification in central kerala population a cross sectional study ijo-journal-december 2021,vol 2,issue:1
Dr. Helen Thomas Completed Her Graduation In The Year 2017 From AJ Institute of dental sciences and research centre,karnataka. She Has Completed Her Postgraduation From Vydehi Institute Of Dental Sciences And Research Centre,Bangalore.In The Year 2022. She Is A Member Of IACDE And Has Presented Paper In International Conference and achieved best presentation. She Has Publications In National Journals.
BDS , MDS
Dr. Akshita Mahajan Completed Her Graduation In The Year 2014 From Guru Nanak Dev Dental College And Research Institute Sunam, Punjab. She Has Completed Her Postgraduation From Genesis Institute Of Dental Sciences And Research Ferozepur, Punjab In The Year 2020. She Is A Member Of IACDE And Has Presented Papers And Posters In National As Well As State Conferences. She Has Various Publications In National And International Journals.
She completed B.D.S. from College Of Dental Sciences, Davangere (RGUHS) in October 2001 and M.D.S. in Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics from Goa Dental College And Hospital, Bambolim Goa (RGUHS) in October 2009
She is currently working as Senior Lecturer at Vydehi Institute of Dental Sciences And Research Centre, Bangalore since January 2023.
Non surgical approach for strip perforation repair using mineral trioxide aggregate
J Conserv Dent 2010;13:2. 97-101
Smear layer dilemma- A review
Journal Oxford Dental College.2012: 3(1) 9-15.
Effect of four root canal preparation techniques on root fracture susceptibility and fracture pattern- an in-vitro study
Journal Oxford Dental College.2012: 3(1) 43-50.
Emergency management of complicated crown root fracture using fiber post and fragment reattachment.- a conservative approach.
Journal Oxford Dental College.2012: 3(1) 38-42.
Aberrant entities found in root canals- case report.
RGUHS J Dent Sciences. June 2012, vol 14;issue 2, 102-5
Effect of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages on the wear and fracture toughness of teeth and resin composite materials: In vitro study
Journal of Restorative Dentistry / Vol – 1 / Issue – 1 / Jan-Apr 2013 • 11-17
Retreatment and surgical repair of the apical third perforation and osseous defect using mineral trioxide aggregate
Saudi Endodontic Journal • Jan-Apr 2013 • Vol 3 • Issue 1, 34-38
Comparative evaluation of etch pattern, the length of resin tags, and shear strength of all-in-one adhesive system on intact enamel with abd without phosphoric acid pre-etching
SRM journal of research in Dental Sciences 2013;4(3)106-13
Separation anxiety – Burs, an occupational hazard to dentist
Kerala Dental Journal, 2014.37:1;46-48
The Effect of Home Bleaching Agents on the Surface Roughness and Fracture Toughness of Composite Resin Materials
Case report- management of mandibular second premolar with three canals
Journal Oxford Dental College, 5(2)2014;5-8
Intra oral repair of fractured metal ceramic restorations using ceramic repair system
Journal Oxford Dental College5(2)2014;9-13
Scanning electron microscopic evaluation of the influence of manual and mechanical glide path on the surface of nickel-titanium rotary instruments in moderately curved root canals: An in-vivo study
Joural of conservative dentistry, 2016 ;19 (6): 549-554
Comparative evaluation of intraligamentary anaesthesia and inferior alveolar nerve block in patients with irreversible pulpitis: A split mouth study.
The Oxford dental college journal 2016:7(1);27-31
Effect of Apical Preparation Size and Taper on Irrigant Penetration in Apical Third of Root Canal using Two Different Endodontic Needles: An In Vivo Study
J Dent Oral Biol. 2017; 2(13): 1083
Comparative Evaluation of Chlorhexidine and its Combination with Chitosan as Intracanal Medicaments on Enterococcus faecalis in Endodontic Retreatment
Dentistry 2018; 8(7):1-4
An in vivo comparative evaluation of antimicrobial efficacy of chitosan, chlorhexidine gluconate gel and their combination as an intracanal medicament against Enterococcus faecalis in failed endodontic cases using real time polymerase chain reaction (qPCR)
Section I.01 The Saudi Dental Journal
Volume 31, Issue 3, July 2019, Pages 360-366
Evaluating the quality of seal of root canals in the presence of separated rotary instruments when obturated with different obturation techniques or materials.
International journal of dental science and innovative research I volume 2 I issue 6 I Nov-Dec 2019, 44-50
Comparative Evaluation of Efficacy of Platelet-Rich Fibrin and Hank’s Balanced Salt Solution as a Storage Medium for Avulsed Teeth: An In Vitro Study
EUR Endod J 2019; 3: 118-21
Non surgical retreatment and iatrogenic perforation repair using mineral trioxide aggregate –two year follow up – A Case Report.
J. Dent. Oral Biol Volume 16, Issue 1, Feb 2021. Pages 1177
Power Bleach: A Magical Wand- Case Report; Journal of Dental Sciences & Research | Jan-Apr. 2021 | Volume 1 | Issue 11
Endodontic management and its complication on radix entomolaris – a report of case series
Vol 11;issue03 ©; march 2022; pg.no. 493-96
Management of non-vital teeth wih intrinsic stainins using internal bleaching technique
Vol 11; issue 04 (D); april 2022; pg.no. 757-759
Comparative evaluation of microleakage and shear bond strength between self-adhesive flowable composite resin and self etch based flowable composite restorative material: an in vitro study
6(S2), 2323-2335; 2022
Management of intracanal separated instruments in endodontics – a case report.
Vol 20 issue 10; 2855-2861
Dr .Anitha Kurri
She completed B.D.S from St.Joseph Dental College, Eluru, Andhrapradesh (NTRUHS) in October 2006 and M.D.S. in Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics from Vydehi Institute of Dental Sciences And Research Centre, Bangalore (RGUHS) in July 2016.
She is currently working as Senior Lecturer at Vydehi Institute of Dental Sciences And Research Centre, Bangalore since January 2023.