Dr Shobha J Rodrigues


Department of Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge


    Shobha J Rodrigues teaches undergraduates and postgraduate students.


    • Guides undergraduate students in the research work, dissertation, theses and scientific presentations.
    • Supervises clinical work of postgraduate students.
    • Is involved in patient care.  


Subject Semester / Year
Removable Complete Denture Prosthodontics Second year BDS
Removable Partial Denture Prosthodontics Third year BDS
Fixed Denture Prosthodontics and Miscellaneous topics Finally Year BDS
All Branches of Prosthodontics including Implantology PG in Prosthodontics


Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
Post graduate certificate in Oral Implantology (PGCOI) Indira Gandhi National Open University, New Delhi 2012
Member of the Faculty of General Dental Practitioners, MFGDP-RCS (UK) General Dental Practice, Implantology Faculty of General Dental Practice UK 2004
MDS ( Master of Dental Surgery) Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge including Implantology Govt Dental College, Bangalore 2000
BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery) Govt Dental College Bombay 1992


Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
Dept of Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge, MCODS Mangalore, Manipal University Professor and Head of the Department 22 April, 2013
Dept of Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge, MCODS Mangalore, Manipal University Additional Professor 11 July 2012 -21 April, 2013
Dept of Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge, MCODS Mangalore, Manipal University Associate Professor 22 January, 2007 - 10 July, 2012
Dept of Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge, MCODS Mangalore, Manipal University Reader 22 January, 2004 - 21 January, 2007
Dept of Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge, MCODS Mangalore, Manipal University Assistant Professor 22 January, 2001 - 21 January, 2004


Area of Interest

Removable Prosthodontics

Area of Expertise

Removable Prosthodontics

Area of Research

Infection Control & Branches of Prosthodontics

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

  • Received research incentive award for research and scientific publications, 2006, 2008.
  • Life Member of Indian Society of Oral Implantologists, 1997.
  • Life Member of ISPRP, 2012.

Snuff-induced malignancy of the nasal vestibule - A case report

2007-01-01 Suja Sreedharan Mahesh Chandra Hegde MS Radha Pai Rajeev Kumar

2007, 28:353-356, American Journal of Otolarngology.

Prosthetic rehabilitation of a patient after partial rhinectomy - A clinical report

2005-01-01 Rodrigues SJ Shenoy VKK Shenoy K

2005, 93, 125-28, J Prosthet Dent.

Management of oral health in patients irradiated for head and neck cancer - A review

2014-01-01 Shenoy VK Shenoy KK Rodrigues SJ Shetty P


The dental applications of titanium and its alloys - A review

2009-01-01 Rodrigues SJ Shenoy VK Jain N

2009, 10, 151-57, JNDA.

Comparative evaluation of the lateral throat form and the border extension of mandibular complete denture in the distolingual region among the south coastal Karnataka population - An in vivo study

2010-01-01 Parajuli PK Shetty TB Shenoy VK Rodrigues

2010, 11, 121-25, JNDA.

Prosthetic management following mandibular resection - A clinical report

Shetty P Baliga M Rodrigues S Dixit S

2009, 10(1), 57-60, JNDA.

Comparative evaluation of dimensional accuracy of casts made by repeated pouring of addition silicone impressions using1) two-step putty/light-body technique using stock tray and 2) One-step simultaneous dual viscosity technique using custom tray - An in vitro study

2010-01-01 Ali KS Shenoy VK Rodrigues SJ

2010, 11: 32-39, JNDA.

Effective patient dentist communication - Key to successful complete denture treatment

2003-01-01 Shobha Rodrigues Sudhakar Bhat

2003, 3 (4) ;12-15,JIPS.

Prosthetic rehabilitation of maxillofacial defect for a postoperative cancer patient

2004-01-01 Shobha Rodrigues Ramanand Shetty R Prithvi Raj Vidya Shenoy

2004, 4, 22 – 25, JIPS.

Denture Adhesives - A sticky solution to some complete denture problems

2004-01-01 Shobha Rodrigues Vidya K Shenoy

2004, 4, 22-25, JIPS.

Microbial assessment of dental unit water lines in an institutional set up - An invitro study

2014-01-01 Dr Shobha Rodrigues

This study was conducted to investigate the microbial contamination of water in the dental unit water systems in the Clinical Departments of Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Mangalore and suggest possible infection control measures.

Evaluation of colour stability of commercially available denture base resins using different colour solutions - In vitro study

2014-01-01 Ashutosh Verma

Colour stability of polymethylmethacrylate resins were evaluated after immersion in tea coffee and cola for different time periods.

    Presented a radio talk on Association of Oral Health and General Health


    8 August, 2004.

    Fine tuning in Prosthodontics


    at Continuing Dental Education in Kannur, Kerala, 14 May, 2006.