Dr Krishnaraj Somayaji Shirur

Associate Professor

Department Of Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics

CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    Krishnaraj Somayaji Shirur teaches BDS students.
    He conducts pre-classes for undergraduate and guides the students in extracurricular activities.
    He is also a consultant in the department.

     

    His Research Includes:

    1.’’Anatomy and clinical applications of Mandibular nerve’’ poster presentation at 22nd SEAADE annual meeting on 29-30th October 2011 held at Singapore.
    2.’’The effect of chlorine dioxide on Enterococcus faecalis   at exponential, stationary  and starvation phase in human root canals’’ poster presentation at 26th IADR annual scientific meeting on 3-4th November 2012 held at Hong-Kong.
    3.’’ Comparison of  antimicrobial efficacy of  Withania somnifera, sodium hypochlorite, Triphala against Enterococcus faecalis biofilms’’ poster presentation at 2nd meeting of IADR asia pacific region meeting on 21-23rd august 2013 held At Bangkok.

SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING

Subject Subject code Semester
Pre-clinical operative dentistry Second year, BDS
Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics Third, Fourth semester, BDS, interns, postgraduates

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
MDS (Master of Dental Surgery) Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics MCODS, Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Manipal 2010-2011
BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery) Shree Mookambika Institute of Dental Sciences, Kulashekaram, Tamil Nadu 2005-2006

Experience

Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics, MCODS Manipal Assistant Professor 2010

AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH

Area of Interest

Endodontic Microbiology

Area of Expertise

Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics

Area of Research

Microbial Flora

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

  • Life Member of FODI, 2007.
  • Life Member of ISPRP, 2007.

Antimicrobial efficacy of doxycycline and vancomycin against e.faecalis

2014-01-01 Nidambur Vasudev Ballal Shashi Rashmi Acharya Indira Bairy Peralam Yegneshwaran Prakash

Iranian Endodontic Journal.

Anatomy and clinical applications of mandibular nerve

2012-01-01 Mohandas Rao Shashi Rashmi Acharya Venkataramana Vovolla

Bratislava Medical journal

Anatomy and clinical applications of maxillary nerve in dentistry- A literature review

2012-01-01

Dental update

Comparison of Antimicrobial efficacy of Triphala, Withania somnifera and Sodium hypochlorite against Enterococcus faecalis biofilm – An in-vitro study.

NIDAMBUR VASUDEV BALLAL SHOBHA KL MOHANDAS RAO KG

International Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, 6;2014:808-811

Antimicrobial efficacy of chlorine dioxide against Candida albicans in stationary and starvation phases in human root canal: An in-vitro study

Shirur Krishnaraj Somayaji Shobha Karabylu Lakshminarayana Mohandas Rao KG

Sahel Medical Journal 2014;17:1-6.

Evaluation of Chlorine Dioxide Irrigation Solution on the Microhardness and Surface Roughness of Root Canal Dentin

2017-20-03 Ballal NV Khandewal D Karthikeyan S Somayaji K Foschi F

Eur J Prosthodont Restor Dent. 2015 Dec;23(4):173-8.