S.D.M. Dental College & Hospital, Dharwad, 2004

Govt. Dental College & Hospital, Nagpur, 2009


11 years 2 months


REsearch Interests

Oral cancer



  1. An atypical presentation of pindborg tumor in anterior maxilla. Dental Research Journal,2012;9(4):495-498.
  2. A comparative study for selectivity of micronuclei in oral exfoliated epithelial cells. Journal of Cytology,2012;29(4):230-235.
  3. Designing an Effective Scientific Poster: An Insight. Journal of Research in Medical Education and Ethics,2013;3(2):112-114.
  4. Characterization of Mast cells in Periapical Lesions: Birds Eye View. RGUHS J Med Sciences,2013;3(2):105-109.
  5. Evaluation of Advanced Diagnostic Adjuncts for Early Detection of Oral Cancer- A Review. Indian Journal of Contemporary Dentistry,2013;1(2):79-83.
  6. Role of Exfoliative Cytology in the Detection of Potentially Malignant Lesions of Oral Cavity in High Risk Population. Indian Journal of Contemporary Dentistry,2014;2(1):63-67.
  7. Central Odontogenic Fibroma – A pediatric variant, IJDA,2014;6(2):1559-1562
  8. Occlusal wear – Age Determination, IJDA,2014;6(2):1523-1528.
  9. Ameloglyphics–can it aid in forensic identification. Indian Journal of Dental Advancements. 2014 Oct 1;6(4):1669-74.
  10. Oral Cysticercosis- A Diagnostic Dilemma . Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research, 2015 Jun, Vol-9(6): ZD01-ZD02.
  11. The master switch: Comparative study of mast cell in oral epithelial dysplasia, oral submucous fibrosis and oral squamous cell carcinoma and their association with inflammation and angiogenesis. J Oral MaxillofacPathol 2015;19:25-9.
  12. Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma of Floor of the Mouth- A Rarity. Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research. 2015 Dec, Vol-9(12): ZD03-ZD04.
  13. Bio-Friendly Alternatives for Xylene- Carrot oil, Olive oil, Pine oil, Rose oil, Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research. 2015, Vol-9(11): ZC16-ZC18.
  14. Evaluation of Decalcified teeth sections by routine processing & hot air oven technique. Indian J Dent Adv 2016; 8(1): 10-13.
  15. Cementum as an age determinant: A forensic view. J Forensic Dent Sci 2016;8:175.
  16. Collagen and its role in predicting the biological behaviour of odontogenic lesions. The Journal of Contemporary Dental Practice, Feb 2017;18(2):1-5.
  17. Blistering mucocutaneous disease of oral cavity Pemphigus vulgaris-8 year study in Nalgonda population. International Archives of Integrated Medicine, Jan 2017;4(1):58-63.
  18. A comparative evaluation in oral cancer. RGUHS Med Sciences January 2017, volume 1, issue 1.
  19. Honey and olive oil as biofriendly substitutes for formalin and xylene in routine histopathology. IJDR2017;28:286-90.
  20. Cytological Changes in Normal Oral Mucosa of Individuals with Tobacco Habits: A Cytomorphometric Study.The Journal of Contemporary Dental Practice, August 2017;18(8):722-727.
  21. Role of cell proliferation and vascularity in malignant transformation of potentially malignant disorders. Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, Aug 2018;22(2):281-91.
  22. Molecular detection of porphyromonas gingivalis in chronic periodontitis patients. The Journal of Contemporary Dental Practice, August2018;19(8):1-5.
    • Spindle cell lesions at Zonal CDE program held at Kamineni Institute of Dental Sciences on 21st Mar 2014.
    • Slide discussion at Zonal CDE program held at Lenora Dental college, Rajhamundry on 28th March 2018.


    • Oral hamartomas at 3rd Telangana state dental conference on, 9-11th December 2016.
    • Odontometry and skull anthropometry- A possible tool for stature estimation at IAFO, Bangalore on, 9-11thSeptember 2017.


    • PCR evaluation of HPV 16 &18 in oral precancer& cancer, at International conference on carcinogenesis at Bangalore- Feb 2011.
    • Forensic odontology ,at 1st International conference of IAOMP, Chennai, December 2010.
    • Anoikis role in oral carcinogenesisat GMDMM conference at KIMS, Narketpally on, 17-18thDecember 2016.
    • Epithelial myoepithelial carcinoma of minor salivary gland- A clinicopathologicalentity at8th Annual conference of Asian society of Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology (ASOMP) held at Vijayawada(18& 19th Aug 2017).



  • Awarded as “BEST TEACHER” Kamineni Institute of Dental Sciences, 2016
  • Awarded as “BEST TEACHER” at Topdent show 18, held at Vijayawada on 19th -20th May 2018.
  1. Early detection of oral Pre-cancer and cancer by correlating molecular changes and astrology
  2. Qualitative and quantitative evaluation of AGNOR in central ossifying fibroma, fibrous dysplasia, juvenile ossifying fibroma & well differentiated osteosarcoma.
  3. Evaluation of collagen in odontogenic cysts and tumors by polarized microscopy.
  4. Evaluation of collagenin predicting the biological behavior of oral squamous cell carcinoma by polarized microscopy.