Dr. Mathangi K

Assistant Professor

Department of Oral Medicine & Radiology

Qualification: BDS, MDS

SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING

Subject Subject code Semester
Oral Medicine and radiology Third year and Final year BDS Part I and MDS

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
MDS Oral Medicine and Radiology Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Manipal 2017
BDS KSR Institute of Dental Science and Research 2013

Experience

Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal Lecturer Teaching August 2017-present

AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH

Area of Interest

Comprehensive dental care of patients with bleeding diathesis Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology

Area of Expertise

Comprehensive dental care of patients with bleeding diathesis Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology

Area of Research

Ongoing projects 1. Inter and intrapersonal errors in the measurement of linear and curvilinear measurements on CBCT images 2. Awareness amongst dental professionals about the effects and interactions of intraoral dental materials during magnetic resonance imaging 3. Awareness regarding the prescription of probiotics used in Dentistry amongst dental and medical professionals: A questionnaire study

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

1.      Indian Academy of Oral Medicine and Radiology - Life member

2.      Member of Asian Academy of Oral and Maxillo-Facial Radiology (AAOMFR)

1.      Kumar M, Vineetha R, Kudva A. Medication related osteonecrosis of jaw in a leukemia patient undergoing systemic arsenic trioxide therapy: A rare case report. Oral Oncol [Internet]. 2019;(June):1–2. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.oraloncology.2019.06.024

2.      Vinayagamoorthy K, Acharya S, Kumar M, Pentapati KC, Acharya S. Efficacy of a remote screening model for oral potentially malignant disorders using a free messaging application: A diagnostic test for accuracy study. Aust J Rural Health. 2019;27(2):170–6.

3.      Kumar M, Pai KM, Kurien A, Vineetha R. Oral hygiene and dentition status in children and adults with hemophilia: A case–control study. Spec Care Dent. 2018;38(6):391–4.

4.      Kumar M, Acharya S, Pai K, Kumar V, P Thotan S. Unusual neoplasm on the hard palate of a child: a case report. J Med Case Rep. 2017;11(1).

5.      Kumar M, Acharya S, Chhaparwal Y. Impaction of second premolar and primary molar in an inverse relation: A unique radiographic presentation. Dent Med Probl. 2016;53(4):570–2.

6.      Mathangi Kumar, Smriti K, Pai KM, Ravindranath V. Enhanced salivary secretion by interferential current stimulation in patients with dry mouth: a pilot study-a commentary. Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology and Oral Radiology 2016 Oct 1;122(4):519-20.

7.      Aditi Chadha, Komal Smriti, Keerthilatha M. Pai, Mathangi Kumar. Comments on “Cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) sialography—an adjunct to salivary gland ultrasonography in the evaluation of recurrent salivary gland swelling”. Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology and Oral Radiology 122(1):111-112, July 2016

8.      Mathangi Kumar, Shruthi Acharya, Keerthilatha M. Pai, Vineetha Ravindranath, Aditi Chadha, Komal Smriti. Maxillary pseudotumor as initial manifestation of von Willebrand disease, type 2: report of a rare case and literature review—a commentary. Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology and Oral Radiology 122(2):259-260, August 2016.