Dr Premalatha K

Associate Dean and Professor

Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    Premalatha K teaches undergraduate and postgraduate students.

    She:

    • Supervises all the departmental work and allocates work assignments to teaching and non-teaching staff.
    • Manages undergraduate and postgraduate training program.
    • Plans the budget for the department.
    • Is consultant for Maxillofacial patients.  

 

SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING

Subject Subject code Semester
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Third year

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
Certificate in Clinical Trial Process Indian Society for Clinical Research, ISCR 2007
MDS (Masters of Dental Surgery Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery AB Shetty Institute of Dental Sciences Mangalore, Mangalore University 1996
BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery) AB Shetty Institute of Dental Sciences Mangalore, Mangalore University 1992

Experience

Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, MCODS Mangalore Professor and HOD 01 January, 2007
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, MCODS Mangalore Professor 27 January, 2005- 30 September, 2007
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, MCODS Mangalore Associate Professor 29 September, 2002- 26 January, 2005
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, MCODS Mangalore Reader 29 September, 1999- 28 September, 2002
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, MCODS Mangalore Assistant Professor 10 July, 1997- 28 September, 1999

AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH

Area of Interest

Facial Esthetic Surgery, Reconstructive surgery

Area of Expertise

Head and Neck Cancer, Maxillofacial Trauma

Area of Research

Pain Control, Oral Cancer, Surgical Safety

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

  • Received Research Incentive Award for research and scientific publication, 2007, 2012.
  • Chairperson of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Manipal University.
  • Chairperson of MCODS Mangalore.
  • Life Member of Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons of India, 2000.
  • Member of Karavali Association of Maxillofacial Surgeons, 2006.  

Study of palatal rugae pattern among the student population in Mangalore

2011-01-01 Mahabalesh Shetty

2011, Journal Of Indian Academy of Forensic Medicine.

Sub mental Intubation in patients with pan facial fractures- A prospective study

2011-01-01 M Shetty Santhosh Kumar Yadav Madhusudan Upadya

2011, Indian Journal of Anaesthesia.

Effect of sub mucosal injection of dexamethasone on post-operative sequelae of third molar surgery

2011-01-01 Deo SP Premalatha K

2011, Journal of Nepal Medical Association.

Lipoma of the floor of the mouth- Report of an unusually large lesion

2011-01-01 Anand Amirth Raj Santosh Kumar Yadav

2011, Journal of Maxillofacial and Oral Surgery.

Cryotherapy of intra-oral lesions using dipsticks

2011-01-01 Sagtani A Sybil D Baliga M

2011, Journal of Nepal Medical Association.

ABO Blood grouping from tooth material

2010-01-01 Mahabalesh Shetty

2010, Journal of Indian Academy of Forensic Medicine.

Options in orbital floor Reconstruction in blowout fractures: review of ten cases

2009-01-01 Senthil Kumar , Mohan Baliga

2009, Journal of Maxillofacial and Oral Surgery.

A unusual complications in Maxillofacial trauma

2009-01-01 Sagtani A Baliga M

2009, Journal of Nepal Dental Association.

Nasolabial flap for reconstruction of Intra-oral defects

2006-01-01 Sudeep Acharya Mohan Baliga

2006, Journal of Maxillofacial and Oral Surgery.

Efficacy of Ca (OH)2 and propylene glycol paste in dry sockets

2004-01-01 Raghuram Prasad Mohan Baliga Vandana Shenoy

2004, Indian Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.

The pedicle buccal fat pad in reconstruction of intraoral defects

Dr Krishna KC

Versatility of nasolabial flap in intra oral reconstruction

Dr Sudeep Acharya

3 dimension plating system in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Dr Tarannum Alam

Reconstruction of orbital floor in blow out fractures

Dr Senthil Kumar

Review of Maxillofacial injuries, Mangalore, India - A retrospective study

Dr Shruti Dutta

Effect of sub mucosal injection of dexamethasone on the post-operative squeal of third molar surgery

Dr Saroj Deo

Submental intubation in the airway management of pan facial trauma patients

Dr Santosh Kumar

Trotter vs megregor lower lip split incision - A comparative clinical analysis

Dr Anjali Bhattara

Effects of zinc supplementation on oral mucositis in patients receiving radiotherapy for head and neck cancers - A Double-blinded randomized study

Dr Prabhat Kumar Tiwari

A comparison of infra orbital and sub ciliary approaches for exposure of orbital fractures

Dr Jefferson Prince

    Facts about cleft lip and palate

    2014-01-01

    Arogyavani.

    To keep or not to keep wisdom teeth

    2014-01-01

    Arogyavani.