Dr Umesh Y Pai

Associate Professor

Department of Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge


    • Umesh Y Pai teaches undergraduate and postgraduate students.


Subject Semester / Year
Preclinical Prosthodontics Second year BDS
Removable Prosthodontics Third year BDS
Fixed Prosthodontics Final BDS First Semester/Second Semester


Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
COI (certificate of oral implantology) Oral Implantology Nobel Bio care 2009
Cert MPT(Certificate in Maxillofacial Prosthodontic Technology) Maxillofacial Prosthodontics IMPT (UK) 2008
MDS Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge KLES Institute of Dental Sciences, Belgaum 2006


Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
Department of Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge, MCODS Mangalore Associate Professor June 2013 till date
Department of Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge, MCODS Mangalore Reader 2010-2013
Department of Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge, MCODS Mangalore Senior Lecturer 2006-2010
Rural Dental College, Pravara University, Loni Senior Lecturer 4 years
A.B Shetty Memorial Institute Of Dental Sciences, NITTE University, Mangalore Reader 3 years


Area of Interest

Oral Implantology, Maxillofacial Prosthodontics

Area of Expertise

Removable Prosthodontics, Fixed Prosthodontics, Oral Implantology, Maxillofacial Prosthodontics

Area of Research

Maxillofacial Prosthodontics, Removable Prosthodontics, Oral Implantology.

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

  • Life Member of Indian Prosthodontic Society.
  • Member of Indian Dental Association.
  • Life Member of Indian Society Of Prosthodontics-Restorative –Periodontics.  

Multidisciplinary management of supernumerary teeth

2010-01-01 Kavita Rani Sandeep Metgud Shoeb Shiekh

Journal Of Endodontics, 2010.

Technique to achieve predictable iris positioning and symmetry in ocular and orbital prosthesis

2014-01-01 Umesh Y Pai Naeem Ahmad Dhananjay Gandage

Journal of Prsthodontics.

Comprehensive prosthetic rehabilitation of a patient with partial finger amputations using silicone biomaterial: A technical note

2010-01-01 Ashwini Kini Preeti P Byakod Gangadhar Angadi Aruna Bahdari

Journal of Prosthetics And Orthotics International, 2010.

Impression technique for management of resorbed mandular ridges

2009-01-01 Dhananjay Gandage Aruna Bhandari Gangadhar Angadi Sanjay Lagdive, Umesh

Journal of Indian Dental Association, 2009.

Prosthetic management of a patient with an ocular defect

2009-01-01 Aruna J Bhandari Naeem Ahmad U Pai Sa Gangadhar

Journal of Indian Dental Association, 2009.

A study to assess surface roughness after polishing of denture base resins using 3 methods

2009-01-01 Abhishek Darekar Sanjay Lagdive Umesh Pai

Dental Dialogue, 2009.

A study of health awareness about AIDS/HIV in patients reporting to dental OPD at a tertiary care centre in rural Maharashtra

2009-01-01 Naeem Ahmad Umesh Pai

Dental Horizon, 2009.

Nutritional anaemia


Indian Dentist Research and Review.

Evaluation of amount of intact alveolar bone in dentulous mandibular ridges reporting to an institution in rural area

2009-01-01 Naeem Ahmad Umesh Pai

Internet Journal Of Dental Sciences, 2009.

A clinical study to evaluate the papilla fill around immediate extraction and placement v/s delayed placement using jemt papilla index

2012-01-01 Dr Rushad Nariman (PG)


    Tips for Healthy Teeth


    Daijiworld, February 25, 2011 print issue.

    Importance of Replacing Missing Teeth


    Daijiworld, March 20, 2012 print issue.

    Dental Implant


    PrajavaanI, December 2011 print issue.