Dr. Karthik

Assistant Professor

Department of Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge


    Undergraduate teaching

    In house faculty for Certificate Course in Oral Implantology


Subject Subject code Semester
Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge First to Fouth BDS
Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge Dental Mechanic Course
Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge PG Diploma in Dental Materials


Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
Certificate course in Oral Implantology Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Manipal 2013
MDS Prosthodontics and Crown and Bridge Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Manipal 2013
BDS Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Mangalore 2008


Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Manipal Reader August 2019 till date
Manipal College of Dental Sciences Assistant Professor August 2015-July 2019
Faculty of Dentistry, Melaka Manipal Medical College, Manipal Assistant Professor June 2013-July 2015

Chopra A, Sivaraman K, Narayan AI, Balakrishnan D. Etiology and classification of food impaction around implants and implant-retained prosthesis. Clinical Implant Dentistry and Related Research, 2019; 21 (2): 391-397.

Sivaraman, K., Chopra, A., Venkatesh, S.B. Clinical importance of median mandibular flexure in oral rehabilitation: A review.        Journal of Oral Rehabilitation 2016;43(3): 215-225.

Sivaraman, K., Chopra, A., Narayan, A.I., Balakrishnan, D. Is zirconia a viable alternative to titanium for oral implant? A critical review. Journal of Prosthodontic Research, 2018; 62 (2):121-133. 

 Aditi Chopra, Karthik Sivaraaman. Management of furcal perforation with advanced furcation defect by a minimally invasive tunnel technique.Contemporary Clinical Dentistry 2018;9(4):670-73.

Chopra, A., Sivaraman, K., Awataramaney, T.K. Calcium phosphate barrier for augmentation of bone in noncontained periodontal osseous defects: a novel approach. The Journal of Contemporary Dental practice 2014;15(6):779-783.


Area of Interest

Oral implantology, Full mouth rehabilitation, Maxillofacial Prosthetics

Area of Expertise

Fixed and removable denture prosthodontics

Area of Research

Implant Prosthodontics

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

o Life Member of Indian Prosthodontic Society 

Palatless magnetic retained overdenture: an innovative technique to treat patients with severe gag reflex

Swapna BV S.Karthik.

Indian Journal Of Contemporary Dentistry 2013; 4(2):26-30

Use of Ceka Preci- Clix post system for tooth supported mandibular overdenture: a case report.

Swapna BV Karthik Arun Prakash

Indian Journal of Oral Stomatology 2014;5(4):150-52

Calcium Phosphate Barrier for Augmentation of Bone in non contained periodontal osseous defects:A novel approach.The Journal of Contemporary Dental Practice

Aditi Chopra S.Karthik Tarun Awatarmaney

The Journal of Contemporary Dental Practice, November-December 2014;15(6):779-783

The effect of green tea intake as an adjunct to mechanical periodontal therapy on the total anti-oxidant capacity of gingival crevicular fluid and plasma in patients with chronic periodontitis: a randomized clinical trial

2016-15-09 Aditi Chopra Betsy S.Thomas S.Karthik Shoba U Kamath Hemanth Prasad

Oral Health Prev Dent. 2016; 14(3): 203-303

The immediate effects of ultrasonic scalers on the hearing capacity among dental clinicians: a prospective study

Aditi Chopra Betsy S Thomas Kishan Mohan S.Karthik

Oral Health Prev Dent. 2016;14(6):493-500