Dr .Pratibha Gopalkrishna


Department of Periodontology


    Dr Pratibha Gopalkrishna guides undergraduate and postgraduate students. 



Subject Semester / Year
Periodontics Third BDS
Periodontics Fourth BDS


Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
PG Certificate Course in Advanced Aesthetic Dentistry Manipal University June 2010
Certificate Course in Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Research Methodology Department of Biostatistics, Manipal University 2007
MDS Periodontology Government Dental College, Bengaluru, Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bengaluru 1999
BDS College of Dental Surgery, Manipal


Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
Department of Periodontology, MCODS Manipal Professor July 2020 to till date
Department of Periodontology, MCODS Manipal Professor and Head of the Department August 2015 to July 2020
Department of Periodontology, MCODS Manipal Additional Professor 2012- August 2015
Department of Periodontology, MCODS Manipal Associate Professor 2004
Department of Periodontology, MCODS Manipal Assistant Professor 2000
Department of Periodontology, Yenepoya Dental College, Mangalore Assistant Professor 1999

Influence of pro-oxidant and antioxidant status on diabetes mellitus


Area of Interest

Lasers in Periodontics

Area of Expertise

Clinical Periodontology and Preventive Periodontics

Area of Research

Regenerative Periodontics, Oxidative stress and antioxidant therapy

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

Member of Indian Dental Association.
Member of Indian Society of Periodontology.

Labial veneers in the management of desquamative gingivitis: report of a case.

Chandra RV Pandurang P Bhat KM

J Contemp Dent Pract 2004;5:122-32.

Oral malodor: a review of the literature.

Pratibha PK Bhat KM Bhat GS

J Dent Hyg 2006;80(3):8.

The evaluation of a biodegradable dental chip containing chlorhexidine in chitosan base as a targeted drug delivery in the management of chronic periodontitis in patients

M.V. Jothi K.M. Bhat P.K. Pratibha G.S. Bhat

Drug Development Research 2009;70:395-40.

Periodontal management of a patient with severe aplastic anemia: A case report.

Agnihotri R Bhat KM Bhat GS Pandurang P

Spec Care Dentist 2009; 29 (3):141-144.

Association of Trauma from Occlusion with localized Gingival Recession in Mandibular Anterior Teeth.

Kundapur PP Bhat KM Bhat GS

Dent Res J 2009; 6 (2):71-74.

Association of Cigarette Smoking With Superoxide Dismutase Enzyme Levels in Subjects With Chronic Periodontitis.

Agnihotri R Pandurang P Kamath SU Goyal R Ballal S Shanbhogue AY Kamath U Bhat GS Bhat KM

J Periodontol 2009; 80: 657-662.

Antioxidants- A Novel Concept In Dental Treatment.

Karim S Paul J Bhat KM Kundapur PP

Journal of the Society of Periodontists & Implantologists of Kerala 2009; 3 (1):30-33.

Clinical and Scanning Electron Microscopic Evaluation of Various Concentrations of Potassium Nitrate as a Desensitizing Agent.

Kundapur PP Bhat KM Bhat GS

Smile Dental Journal 2011; 6(1): 28-35.

Periodontal disease and obesity in an Indian population.

Giri DK Kundapur PP Bhat GS Bhat KM Guddattu V

Nepal Journal of Medical Sciences 2013; 2:144-148.

Effect of adjunctive use of green tea dentifrice in periodontitis patients – A Randomized Controlled Pilot Study

Hrishi TS Kundapur PP Naha A Thomas, BS Kamath S Bhat GS

International Journal of Dental Hygiene 2016;14(3):178-183

Evaluation of effect of periodontal treatment on serum lipid levels

2015-01-04 Dr. Jasmine Malhotra

A comparative evaluation of gingival depigmentation using LASER, cryotherapy and electrosurgery – a 6 month clinical study

2015-01-04 Dr. Sagar Sikka

The efficacy of ozonated water against chlorhexidine as subgingival irrigant following scaling and root planning. A clinical and microbiological study

2014-01-04 Dr. Hrishi TS

Fabrication and assessment of a novel third generation barrier membrane intended for promoting bone regeneration.

2014-01-04 Dr. Swati Gupta