Dr Divya S


Department of Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopaedics

Qualification: BDS, MDS


    Dr Divya S is a Reader, who facilitates teaching undergraduate courses in dentistry and is also actively involved in clinical practice.


Subject Semester / Year
Orthodontics II. III and IV BDS


Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
MDS Orthodontics Bapuji dental college and hospital, Davangere 2013
BDS Bapuji dental college and hospital, Davangere 2008


Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
MCODS, Manipal Assistant Professor Teaching From June 2014 to Jan 2019
MCODS, Manipal Reader Teaching From Jan 2019 till date


Area of Interest

Craniofacial growth, Myofunctional appliances.

Area of Expertise


Area of Research

Frankel Appliance

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

Life member of Indian Orthodontic Society SLM 3994.

A coordinator at the hands-on course on MBT Treatment Mechanics conducted by Dr. K. Sadashiva Shetty K held in the Department of Orthodontics, Bapuji Dental College and Hospital, Davangere, India – 2015.

A reviewer of International Journal of Adolescent Medicine and Health (IJAMH) since October 2018

Scopus ID: 57194580889

1.   Prasad GL, Divya S. A comprehensive review of adult onset spinal teratomas: analysis of factors related to outcomes and recurrences. Eur Spine J 2019;Jun 21.

2.      Prasad GL, Hegde A, Divya S. Spinal Intramedullary Abscess Secondary to Dermal Sinus in Children. Eur J Pediatr Surg. 2019;29(3):229-238.

3.      Prasad GL, Divya S. Eosinophilic Granuloma of the Cervical Spine in Adults: A Review. World Neurosurg. 2019;125:301-311.

4.      Divya S, Urala AS. Orthodontic retention procedures: orthodontist-based questionnaire study. Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 2018;154(5):617.

5.      Divya S, Urala AS, Prasad GL, Pentapati KC. Sella turcica bridging a diagnostic marker for impacted canines and supernumerary teeth. J Int Oral Health 2018;10:94-8.

6.      Divya S, Arun S Urala. Bisphenol A in orthodontic adhesives. American Journal of Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics 2017;152(2):145.

7.      Divya S, Kumar HC, Shetty KS. Effectiveness of functional regulator II appliance in producing skeletal and dental changes and its permanence in class II patients compared to a control group: A retrospective cephalometric study. J Int Oral Health 2017;9:269-78.

8.      Divya S, Kirankumar H.C. Effect of cervical or high-pull head gear on the vertical dimension of class II division 1 patients. American Journal of Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics 2017;152(1):10

9. Prasad GLKini PDivya S. Central nervous system melioidosis in the pediatric age group: review. Childs Nerv Syst 2017:1-6.