Dr Srikant N

Professor and Head of the Department

Department of Oral Pathology & Microbiology


    Srikant N teaches undergraduate and postgraduate students.

    • Is involved in Dental anatomy, Oral Histology, Oral Pathology and Microbiology.
    • Is a member of the institutional image projection committee.
    • Is institutional representative for the website data coordinator and responsible for the update of content regarding news, events, staff update and departmental activities.
    • Is actively involved in research projects of the students. 
    • Is a certified auditor for the quality control under ISO 2008:9000 and involved in the internal and cross audits.


Subject Semester / Year
Oral Histology First semester, BDS
Dental Anatomy Second semester, BDS
Oral Pathology and Microbiology Second, third semester, BDS


Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
Health in Numbers: Quantitative Methods in Clinical and Public Health Research Harvard University 2013
Certified in Biostatistics and Research Methodology Manipal University, Manipal 2010
Masters in Dental Surgery Oral Pathology, Oral Microbiology and Forensic Odontology Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Mangalore 2007
Bachelor of Dental Surgery RV Dental College, Bangalore. 2003


Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
Department of Oral Pathology and Microbiology, MCODS Mangalore Additional Professor Present Status
Department of Oral Pathology and Microbiology, MCODS Mangalore Associate Professor 26 May 2012
Department of Oral Pathology and Microbiology, MCODS Mangalore Reader 26 May 2012- 25 May 2012
Department of Oral Pathology and Microbiology, MCODS Mangalore Assistant Professor 26 September 2008- 25 May 2012
Hitkarini Dental College And Hospital, Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh, India Senior Lecturer In charge of first and third year BDS engaging students in teaching them dental anatomy, oral histology and oral pathology 15 May 2007-15 September 2008

Epidemiological analysis of oral and maxillofacial biopsies in MCODS


Mangalore, XIII national conference of Indian Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathologists, Calicut on 19-21 November, 2004.

Polymorphous low grade adenocarcinoma arising in recurrent pleomorphic adenoma


National Symposium on salivary gland diseases, Meenakshi Ammal Dental College, Chennai, 28- 29 January, 2006.

Prediction of lymphnode metastasis using preoperative nuclear morphometry in oral SCC


XV national conference of IAOMP, Hotel Le Royal Meridian, Chennai 22- 24 December, 2006.

Pixel optical densitometry as a tool in differentiating dysplasia and oral squamous cell carcinoma


3rd World Congress of the IAOO, Copthorne Waterfront centre, Singapore, July 14-17, 2011.

Morphometry in the prognostication of oral squamous cell carcinoma


XIV national conference of Indian Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathologists, Agra, 11- 13 November, 2005.


Area of Interest

Odontogenic Cysts and Tumours, Image Analysis, Biostatistics

Area of Expertise

Image Analysis and Statistical Analysis of Biological Data

Area of Research

Utilization of data mining in the field of biology diagnosing and predicting outcomes in oral malignancies.

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

  • Life Member of Indian Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, 2009.
  • Member of the Indian Red Cross Society, 2010.

Atypical presentation of oral tuberculosis ulcer

2007-01-11 Mahajan S George T

2007 November, 73 (6):48-50. NY State Dent J.

Osteoblastoma of maxilla with cartilaginous matrix: review of literature and report of a case

2007-29-12 Mahajan S George T Boaz K

Singapore Dent J, 2007 December 29 (1):12-8.

Morphometric analysis of nuclear features and volume-corrected mitotic index in the prognosis of oral squamous cell carcinoma

2009-01-01 Mahajan S George T Boaz K

2009, 6(2): 85-94, Oral Science International.

Cystic adenomatoid odontogenic tumour: The master of disguise


2010, 74: 836-37, Int. J. Paediatr. Otorhinolaryngol.

Adenomatoid odontogenic tumour: tumour or a cyst, a histopathological support for the controversy

2010-01-04 Gadewar DR

2010 April, 74, Int J Paediatr Otorhinolaryngol, (4):333-7.

Prediction of lymph node metastases by preoperative nuclear morphometry in oral squamous cell carcinoma: A comparative image analysis study

2010-01-01 Mahajan S Boaz K George T

Indian journal of cancer, 2010, 47: 406-11.

Inflammation inciting ameloblastoma: An insight

2010-01-01 Boaz K Baliga M Ahmed J

International Journal of Dental Clinics, 2010, 2(4): 67-69.

Evaluation of micro leakage and adaptability of glass ionomer and resin sealants with invasive and non-invasive technique

2010-01-01 Khanal S Suprabha BS

Journal of Nepal Dental Association (2010), Vol 11, No. 1, January-June, 4-10.

Lingual cyst lined by respiratory epithelium: a case report and review of literature

Manish Juneja Nandita KP Karen Boaz Vidya M

Foetal Paediatr Pathol, 2011, 30 (4):225-32.

Micro leakage of bonded amalgam restorations using different adhesive agents with dye under vacuum: An in vitro stud

2011-01-01 Parolia A Kundabala M Gupta V Verma M

Indian J Dent Res, 2011, 22:252-5.

Expression of cyclin D1 in oral squamous cell carcinoma

2012-01-01 Dr Sriranjani DS

Immuno histochemical expression of cyclin D1 in various grades of oral squamous cell carcinoma is assessed and compared with various prognostic parameters.

Morphometric assessment to differentiate verrucous carcinoma and verrucous hyperplasia

2012-01-01 Dr Udhay Bhanu Dr Rasika Kulkarni Dr Sri Ranjani DS

Morphometric assessment to differentiate verrucous carcinoma and verrucous hyperplasia.

Dental eruption sequence

2012-01-01 Dr Sriranjani DS

Novel technique of assessment of dental age estimation based on sequence of eruption using a unique statistical model.

Picrosirius red stain to differentiate stromal components of bone lesions

2012-01-01 Rasika Kulkarni

To assess the difference in the connective tissue content of the ossifying fibroma, peripheral ossifying fibroma and fibrous dysplasia.

Picrosirius red stain to differentiate stromal reactions adjacent to bone and away from bone in response to oral squamous cell carcinoma

2010-01-01 Dr Jyoti Ranjan

Assessment of the stromal reactions in response to carcinoma.

Pixel optical density in assessing the connective tissue content

2007-01-01 Dr Aashima Mohindra

Use of POD in the assessment of the content and quantify the connective tissue stroma in odontogenic cysts and tumours.