Dr. V.Harikumar

Professor

dr-hari-kumar

Education

BDS
PMNM DENTAL COLLEGE AND HOSPITAL, 1994

MDS
RAGAS DENTAL COLLEGE, 1999

Experience

21 Years of teaching experience

Joined

June, 2003

REsearch Interests

Regenerative Endodontics

Publications

32

1. C-shaped canals in mandibular second molars Indian Journal of Dental Advancements 2010;2(1):156-159.
2. Management of mild to moderate fluorosis with a combined chemomechanical  approach. Annals and Essences of Dentistry 2010;2(3):73-76.
3. Regenerative Endodontics. A review. Indian Journal of Dental Advancements 2010;2(2):203-209.
4. Maxillary second molar with three mesiobuccal canals. Indian Journal of Dental
Advancements 2011;3(1): 442-445.
5. Mineral Trioxide Aggregate. Indian Journal of Dental Advancements
2011;3(3):593-597.
6. Management of Palatoradicular Groove. Indian Journal of Dental Advancements
2012;4(2):838-842.
7. Microleakage of class V resin composites using various self – etching
adhesives: An invitro study. The Journal of Contemporary Dental Practice
2013;14(1):51-55.
8. Tooth Fragment Reattachment. Indian Journal of Dental Advancements
2013;5(3):1294-1298.
9. Mandibular second molar with five canals. Journal of Dr. NTR University of
Health Sciences 2014;3(5):43-46.
10. Comparative Evaluation of Push-out bond Strength of Three Endodontic
Sealers with and without Amoxicillin- An Invitro Study.Journal of Clinical
and Diagnostic Research 2014;8(1):228-231.
11. Comparative evaluation of apically extruded debris during root canal
preparation using ProTaper™,Hyflex™ and Waveone™ rotary systems.
Journal of Conservative Dentistry 2014;17(2):129-132.
12. Comparative Evaluation of Marginal Adaptation of Biodentine and Other
Commonly Used Root End Filling Materials-An Invitro Study. Journal of Clinical
and Diagnostic Research 2014;8(3):243-245.
13. To evaluate biofilm forming capacity of E.faecalis ongutta percha points
treated with four disinfectants afterincubating the gutta percha with E.faecalis
strain suspended in culture media containing serum – An Invitro study.
Dental Research Journal 2015;12(4):331-336.
14. Adhesive Reattachment of Maxillary Right Central Incisor fragment:
A Conservative Approach. Indian Journal of Dental Advancements 2015;
7(3):226-230.
15. A Contemporary Approach for Intraradicular Rehabilitation of Non-vital
Immature Teeth with Blunderbuss Canals. International Journal of Dental
and HealthSciences 2015;2(5):1367-1375.
16. Evaluation of threshold response and appropriate electrode placement site
for electric pulp testing in fluorosed anterior teeth: An invivo study.
Dental Research Journal 2016;13(3):245-249.
17. Comparative Evaluation of Antimicrobial Effect of Three Endodontic Sealers
with and Without Antibiotics – An Invitro Study. Journal of Clinical and
Diagnostic Research 2016 Apr, Vol-10(4): ZC69-ZC72.
18. Multidisciplinary Treatment of a Fractured Maxillary Central Incisor. Indian
Journal of Dental Sciences 2017;9(2):122 -125.
19. Management of an unusual idiopathic mid root canal calcification – An
innovative approach. Indian Journal of Conservative Dentistry and
Endodontics Oct-Dec 2017; 2(4):140-143.
20. Effect of Preetching on Microleakage with All In One Adhesives Using
Calcium Based Desensitizers: An Invitro Study. Contemporary Clinical
Dentistry 2018:9(6):266-271.
21. Comparative Evaluation of cleaning Ability of Reciproc And Wave one gold
Reciprocating File Systems – A Scanning Electron Microscopic Study.
Indian Journal of Dental Sciences April-June, 2018; 10(2):98-101.
22. Management of Fused Tooth with Localised Gingival Growth – A Rare Entity.
Indian Journal of Dental Advancements 2018;10(3):115-118.
23. Management of Single Rooted Mandibular First Molar A Rare Entity
A CBCT Analysis.Annals of International medical and Dental Research. 2018
Nov; 4(6):16-19.
24. Histological Evaluation Of Working Length Determination Using Radiography,
Radiovisiography And Electronic Apex Locator Methods – An Exvivo Study.
International Journal of Scientific Research March 2019;8(3).
25. Assessment Of Marginal Microleakage of Two Bulk Fill Composites Using
Different Finishing And Polishing Systems: An In Vitro Study.International
Journal of Scientific Research April 2019;8(4).
26. Post Endodontic Monoblock Restoration With Novel Cad/Cam Endocrown
Approach: A Case Series. International Journal of Scientific Research April
2019;8(4).
27. Comparative assessment of effectiveness of Biomin, NovaMin, herbal, and
potassium nitrate desensitizing agents in the treatment of hypersensitive teeth
: A clinical study. Journal Dr.NTR University of Health Sciences 2019;8:24-28.
28. Fillers In Dental Materials: A Review. International Journal of Scientific
Research 2020;9(1): 26-30.
29. Endodontic Management of Canal Calcification in Maxillary Central Incisor
Using 3D Prototyping Technique: A Case Report. Journal of Advanced Oral
Research 2020; 11(1):93-96.
30. Comparison of Canal Transportation and Remaining Dentin Thickness using
Different NiTi Systems with CBCT – An in Vitro Study. International Journal of
Scientific Research 2020;9(1):548-551.
31. Effect of modulated photoactivation of bulkfill composite on microleakage in
fluorosed and nonfluorosed teeth: A confocal laser scanning microscopy study.
Journal of Conservative Dentistry March-April 2020;23(2):180-184.

•Presented paper titled Evaluation of threshold response and appropriate electrode placement site for electric pulp testing in fluorosed anterior teeth – An invivo study in 30th IACDE & 23rd IES National Conference 2015, Amristar.
•Presented paper titled Biofilm forming capacity of E.faecalis on gutta percha points treated with four disinfectants after incubating the gutta percha with E.faecalis strain suspended in culture media containing serum – An In vitro study in State Conference conducted by G.Pulla Reddy Dental College & Hospital, Kurnool, Andhra Pradesh on 8th July 2016.
•Presented paper titled Digitizing Endodontics – An empowering Endo in 1st International Digital Dental Conference, Hyderabad held from 26th – 28th August 2016.
•Presented paper Evaluation of synergistic growth effect among predominantly found facultative anaerobic microorganisms recovered from root canals with post treatment apical periodontitis- A microbiological study in 31st IACDE & 24th IES National conference 2016, Kolkata.
•Presented paper Evaluation of synergistic or antagonistic effect among microorganisms recovered from root canals with post treatment apical periodontitis- A microbiological study in 4th Telangana state IDA conference 2017, Karimnagar.
•Presented paper Micro-CT evaluation of dentinal microcracks, apical transportation and apical debris of protaper gold, Hyflex EDM, Waveone gold, Reciproc single file systems in curved root canals in 33rd IACDE National Conference, Vijayawada held from 16th-18th November 2018.
•Presented paper Assessment Of Marginal Microleakage Of Two Bulk Fill Composites Using Different Finishing And Polishing Systems: An InVitro Study in 6th Telangana State IDA conference, Hyderabad held from 13th-15th December 2019.

Elected as Executive committee member of Indian Association of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics for the year 2011-2012, in the national conference held at Delhi, 2011.

•Optimal electrode placement site for electric pulp testing in fluorosed anterior teeth – An Invivo study.
•Evaluation of synergistic effect of microflora on Enterococcus faecalis in failed endodontically treated teeth- An Exvivo study.
•Morphological evaluation of fluorosed and non fluorosed teeth after ER YAG laser etching – A scanning electron microscope analysis.
•Evaluation of Ethanol wet bonding technique of contemporary etch and rinse and self etch dental adhesives.
•Evaluation of threshold response and appropriate electrode placement site for electric pulp testing in fluorosed anterior teeth – An invivo study.
•Evaluation of synergistic growth effect among predominantly found facultative anaerobic microorganisms recovered from root canals with post treatment apical periodontitis- A microbiological study.
•Evaluation of effect of desensitizers on microleakage of class V cavities restored with resin composite using two different bonding systems.
•Micro-CT evaluation of dentinal microcracks, apical transportation and apical debris of protaper gold, Hyflex EDM, Waveone gold, Reciproc single file systems in curved root canals.
•Effect of Preetching on Microleakage with All‑In‑One Adhesives Using Calcium‑Based Desensitizers: An In vitro Study.
•Effect of antimicrobial efficacy & smear layer removal efficacy of photoactivated cow urine as irrigating solution on e.faecalis.
•Evaluation of surface topographic defects of different rotary instruments – An invitro scanning electronic microscopic study.
•Time dependent evaluation of the PH of four different sealers.