Dr Swathi Pai

Associate Professor

Department Of Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics

Qualification: BDS,MDS


    Swathi Pai teaches undergraduate students.


    • Conducts preclinical classes for undergraduate students.
    • Monitors the clinical cases taken up by the undergraduates.
    • Guides and supervises interns and postgraduate students in clinical and research work..
    • Assists in department administrative work.


Subject Semester / Year
Pre-clinical Conservative Dentistry First and second semester
Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics First and second semester


Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
MDS (Master of Dental Surgery) Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics MCODS, Mangalore 2012
BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery) KLES Institute of Dental Sciences, Belgaum 2008


Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics, MCODS Manipal Assistant Professor 2013 to 2017
MCODS Manipal Reader 2017-2019
MCODS Manipal Associate Professor 2019-present


Area of Interest

Endodontic Microbiology, Ayurveda medicine in endodontics, Medical education, Language teaching

Area of Expertise

Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics

Area of Research

Endodontic Microbiology, Ayurveda medicine in endodontics, Medical education

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

Life Member of Indian Endodontic Society, 2010.  

Letter to editor : The effect of QMix, an experimental antibacterial root canal irrigant, on removal of canal wall smear layer and debris

Swathi Pai Manuel Thomas

Journal of Endodontics 2011; 37 ( 6) 741-43

Effect of calcium hydroxide and triple antibiotic paste as intracanal medicaments on the incidence of inter-appointment flare-up in diabetic patients: An in vivo study

Swathi Pai A. R. Vivekananda Pai Manuel S. Thomas Vishal Bhat

Journal of Conservative Dentistry 2014;17:208-11.

Evaluation of the effect of desensitizing agents on the retention of complete cast crowns: An in vitro study

Arun Prakash Chandrasekaran Nargunan Deepan Bharath Karikurve Rao Swathi Pai Abhay Sonthalia Swapna Venkatesh Bettanpalya

SRM J Res Dent Sci 2014;5:174-9.

Scanning Electron Microscopic In vitro Study of a Mineral Drug Against Biofilm Formation Of Enterococcus faecalis

Bernaitis L Shilpa K Sabarianandh J V Revathi P Shenoy Swathi Pai

International Journal of Health Information and Medical Research 2014;1( 4):3-7

Assessment of Healing of a large Radicular Cyst using Cone Beam Computed Tomography-2 years follow up

Swathi Pai Abhay Kamath Manish Bhagania Nandita Shenoy Vidya Saraswathi

World Journal of Dentistry 2016 ;7(1):47-50