Dr Tina Puthen Purayil

Associate Professor

Department Of Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics


    Tina Puthen Purayil teaches undergraduate and postgraduate students.


    • Guides post graduate students in clinical and research work.
    • Supervises internees in clinical duties.
    • Is clinical consultant providing speciality dental care to patients.


    • Life Member of  IACDE-IES.
    • Life Member of  ISPRP
    • Member of Indian Dental Association.
    • Life member in Conservative and Endodontic society of Kerala (CAESOK)    


Subject Semester / Year
Preclinical Conservative Dentistry 2nd BDS
Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics Final BDS


Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
MDS (Master of Dental Surgery) Conservative dentistry and Endodontics Yenepoya Dental College, Mangalore 2006
BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery) Yenepoya Dental College, Mangalore 2001
Certificate in LASER Dentistry LASER MCODS, Manipal 2015


Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics, MCODS Manipal Associate Professor 2012
Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics, MCODS Manipal Reader 2011
Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics, MCODS Manipal Assistant Professor 2007

Scopus ID - 57191224703

Single step towards success


22-25 February, 2013, 66th Indian Dental Conference, Kolkata.

Caress and cajole but never violate


24-26 August, 2012, 5th National Indian Society of Prosthodontics-restorative-periodontics, Mangalore, Karnataka.

Smile makeover


2009, Indian Society of Prosthodontics-Restorative-Periodontics, national conference, Kochi.

Knocked out tooth-current trends


24-25 September, 2005, 4th Annual Conference of Conservative and Endodontic Society of Kerala, Kumarakom.

Antimicrobial activity of sodium hypochlorite and chlorhexidine on enterococcus faecalis”,


10-13 November, 2005, National Conference of 20th Federation of Operative Dentistry and 13th Indian Endodontic Society, Lucknow.


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Professional Affiliations & Contributions

  • Life Member of IACDE-IES.
  • Life Member of ISPRP
  • Member of Indian Dental Association.



Best poster titled -Third eye of an Endodontist  at the 1st South India Dental Conference conducted by the Indian Dental Association Kerala state, Kochi in September 2004

Best poster-1st prize for the best poster titled Skills of being slender, smart and strong – FRC wonders held at AB Shetty memorial institute of dental sciences, Mangalore held on 15th-17th October 2015, Mangalore


  • Comparative evaluation of the accuracy of two electronic apex locators in determining the working length in teeth with simulated apical root resorption: An in vitro study. Journal of conservative dentistry Sep-Oct 2016 ;19 (5):402-405. 
  • Aesthetic Rehabilitation of The Smile Zone –A Case Report. Indian journal of applied research. Oct 2016;6(10):44-46. 
  • Laser-Assisted Root Canal Disinfection-A Review .The journal of dentist 2016;4(2):41-46. 
  •  Saraswathi V, Kedia A, Purayil TP, Ballal V, Saini A. Comparative evaluation of the accuracy of two electronic apex locators in determining the working length in teeth with simulated apical root resorption: An in vitro study. J Conserv Dent 2016;19:402-5.  
  • Upadhyay ST, Purayil TP, Ginjupalli K.Comparative evaluation of Fracture Resistance of Endodontically Treated Teeth Obturated with Pozzolan-based MTA Sealer and Epoxy Resin-basedSealer: An in vitro Study. World Journal of Dentistry January-February 2017;8(1):37-40. 
  • Agrawal R, Purayil TP, Ballal NV, Belle VS.Comparative evaluation of post obturation apical seal following intracanal irrigation with maleic acid or a combination of chlorhexidine and ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid: An in vitro study. Saudi Endod J 2018;8:34-8 
  • Upadhyay ST, Purayil TP, Ballal NV.Evaluation of push‑out bond strength of GuttaFlow 2 to root canal dentin treated with different smear layer removal agents. Saudi Endod J 2018;8:128-32. 
  • Swathi Pai, Vishal Bhat, Sandya Kini, Tina Puthan Purayil.Emergency Pain Management in Symptomatic Pulpo-Periradicular Pathosis- Case Series. J Int Dent Med Res 2018; 11(1): 339-341 
  • Purayil TP, Ballal NV, Ginjupalli K. Comparative Evaluation of Surface Defects In Single File Rotary Systems Before and After Instrumentation In Curved Root Canals. Eur J Prosthodont Restor Dent  2018:26 (3):130–135. 


  • Sree Theja Upadhyay, Tina Puthen Purayil, Siddharth Mehta.Management of Type I Talon’s Cusp Using Cone Beamed Computed Tomography as a Diagnostic Aid: A Case Report. Indian Journal of Public Health Research & Development, October 2019, Vol. 10, No. 10 
  • Swastika Bhattacharya, Tina Puthen Purayil, Kishore Ginjupalli , Sandya Kini , Swathi Pai, Effect of Thermocycling on the Colour Stability of Aesthetic Restorative Materials: An in-vitro Spectrophotometric Analysis. Pesquisa Brasileira em Odontopediatria e Clínica Integrada 2020; 20:e5174 
  • Swastika Bhattacharya, Tina Puthen Purayil, Nidambur Vasudev Ballal, Kalyana Chakravarthy Pentapati. Effect of Irritrol™ endodontic irrigant and ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid in smear layer removal from instrumented human root canal dentine: A scanning electron microscopic analysis. Saudi Endod J 2020 (2):106-110 
  • Shruti Singh , Sandya Kini , Swathi Pai , Rajeshwari H. R. & Tina Puthen Purayil. Survival of human periodontal ligament fibroblast cells in Cornisol and HBSS for transportation of avulsed teeth: a comparative ex vivo study. Acta Odontologica Scandinavica, 2020 
  • Tina Puthen Purayil, Sneha Suresh Kumar, Sree theja Upadhyay, Shashi Rashmi Acharya, Anju PK. "Clinical Applications of Glass Fiber Reinforced Composites: A case series". Indian journal of public health research and development. November 2020, 11(11).182-187. 
  • Prajwal Shetty , Tina-Puthen Purayil , Kishore Ginjupalli , Kalyana-Chakravarthy Pentapati.

    Effect of polishing technique and immersion in beverages on color stability of nano ceramic composites.

    Journal of Oral Biology and Craniofacial Research 11 (2021) 53–56.

  • Prateek Jalan, Tina Puthen Purayil, Nidambur Vasudev Ballal, Sneha Suresh Kumar.Comparative evaluation of various chelating agents on the microhardness of root canal dentin: An in vitro study.Saudi Endod J 2021;11:19-23.