Dr.Naveen Kumar

Associate Professor

Department of Anatomy


    MBBS-Block co-ordinator 

    BDS- Member of Board of Studies committee 

    MCHP Year 1 Anatomy- Co ordinator 


Subject Subject code Semester
Anatomy MBBS, BDS year 1, Allied Health Sciences


Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
PhD Anatomy, Histology Melaka Manipal Medical College, Manipal 2015
MSc. Medical Anatomy Anatomy Kasturba Medical College, Manipal 2009


Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
Melaka Manipal Medical College Lecturer 2009
Melaka Manipal Medical College Assistant Professor 2015

Quantitative Fraction and Ratio Analysis of Dermal Collagen and Elastic Fibers in Sections Perpendicular to Each Other, in Different Regions of Human Body – a Histological Study on Cadavers

Histology, Histo-Morphometric analysis

PhD Thesis


Area of Interest


Area of Expertise


Naveen K, Pramod K, Satheesha NB, Melissa GL, Murali A, Ashwini AP. Determination of Spearman correlation coefficient (r) to evaluate the linear association of dermal collagen and elastic fibers in the perspectives of skin injury. Dermatology Research and Practice, 2018. doi.org/10.1155/2018/4512840 .

Naveen K, Ashwini A, Swamy RS, Arijith B, Satheesaha NB, Mohandas RKG. Morphometric and Histological Analysis of 'Spondylosis Deformans' of Thoracic Region in South-Indian Cadaveric Spines. JKIMSU, 2017; 6(3):94-102

Naveen K, Ashwini A, Satheesha NB, Jyothsna P, Abhinitha P, Biswa BR. Morphometric evaluation of human tendocalcaneous; A cadaveric study of South Indian male population. MLTJ 2017; 7(1):62-68

Naveen K, Pramod K, Satheesha NB, Murali A, Anitha G, Ashwini A. Spearman correlation assessment of dermal collagen and elastic fibers in skin tissues of two different orientations from Head and Neck region. JDMIMSU 2016;11(3):291-295

Morpho-histological study of a peculiar and grooved pancreas with its unusual relation with stomach and duodenum. JOP 2016;17(5):472-476

Naveen K, Pramod K, Satheesha NB, Ranjini K, Sudarshan S, Murali A. Collagen and Elastic fiber content correlation analysis between Horizontal and Vertical orientations of skin samples of Human body. Dermatology Research and Practice, 2015. DOI: 10.1155

Naveen K, Pramod K, Satheesha Nayak B, Keerthana Prasad, Ranjini K, CV Raghuveer. Surgical implications of asymmetric distribution of dermal collagen and elastic fibres in two orientations of skin samples from extremities. Plastic surgery International. 2014;Article ID364573, DOI 10.1155 :7pages

Naveen K, Pramod K, Satheesha Nayak, Keerthana Prasad, Ranjini K, CV Raghuveer. Quantitative fraction evaluation of dermal collagen and elastic fibers in the skin samples obtained in two orientations from the trunk region. Dermatology Research and Practice. Vol 2014, Article ID 251254, 7 pages

Naveen K, Anitha G, Melanie D’souza, Jyothsna Patil, Satheesha Nayak. Incidences and clinical implications of communication between musculocutaneous nerve and median nerve in the arm- A cadaveric study. West Indian Medical Journal 2013; 62(8):744-747

Naveen K, Sallehuddin MAB, Syed SMFB, Idris MHB, Jamba TA, Ravindra S, Jyothsna P, Ashwini A. The ratio of second to fourth digit length (2D:4D) and heart disease. Bangladesh Journal of Medical Science 2016; 15(4): 529-532