Dr Swamy Ravindra Shantakumar

Senior Grade Lecturer

Department of Anatomy


    • Ravindra Shantakumar Swamy is Lecturer in the Department of Anatomy, MMMC. 


Subject Subject code Semester
Anatomy First semester (phase 1 stage 1)


Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
MSc Anatomy Kasturba Medical College, Manglore 2010
BAMS Ayurvedic medicine NKJ Ayurvedic Medical College, Bidar, Karnataka. 2002


Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
TMAES Ayurvedic Medical College, Shimoga, Karnataka, India Lecturer 2 years
Melaka Manipal Medical College, MAHE, Manipal. Lecturer 2010 to 2016
Melaka Manipal Medical College, MAHE, Manipal. Senior Grade Lecturer 2016 till date


Area of Interest

Research studies, Staining and Embryology

Area of Expertise


Area of Research

Neuroscience, Animal Experiments, Fluorosis

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

  • Member of Advisory Board of the Journal OA Case Report, 2013.

Variant branching pattern of axillary artery - a case report

2012-01-01 Mohandas Rao KG

2012; (3) 2012. DOI:10.1155/2012/976968.

External jugular vein passing through triangle formed by tendon of cleidooccipitalis cervical is muscle, trapezius muscle and clavicle - a case report

2012-01-01 Satheesha Nayak B Mohandas Rao KG

International Journal of Anatomical Variations, 2012, 5, 51-53.

Unusual branching pattern of axillary artery associated with the high origin of ulnar artery

2013-01-01 Rao M Kumar N Nelluri VM

Ann Med Health Sci Res, 2013, 3, 265-7.

Clinically important unilateral accessory tendinous slip from short head of biceps brachii muscle merged with medial intermuscular septum - a case report

2013-01-01 Nayak SB Rao MKG Rao RT

OA Anatomy, 2013, May 01, 1(2) 16.

Multiple tendons of the additional belly of flexor pollicis longus in the carpal tunnel: Embryological perspective and their clinical significance

2013-01-01 Shiroor Nagabhushan Somayaji Satheesha Nayak B Mohandas Rao KG

Forensic Medicine and Anatomy Research, 2013, 1, 70-73.

Bilateral additional slips of triceps brachii forming osseo-musculo-fibrous tunnels for ulnar nerves

2013-01-01 Swamy R Rao M Somayaji S Raghu J

Pamidi N Ann Med Health Sci Res, 2013, July 3(3) 450-2.

A variation in the morphology of the inferior alveolar nerve with potential clinical significance

2010-01-01 Mangala M Pai Latha V Prabhu

Biomedicine International 2010, 1, 93-95.

Bilateral anomaly of rectus capitis posterior muscles in the suboccipital triangle and its clinical implication

2011-01-01 Nayak SR Swamy R Krishnamurthy A

Dasgupta H Clin Ter, 2011, 162(4), 355-6.

Variant course of posterior circumflex humeral artery associated with the abnormal origin of radial collateral artery - could it mimic the quadrangular space syndrome

2012-01-01 Mohandas Rao KG Lagadamane Sathyanarayana Ashwini Swamy Ravindra

Acta Medica Iranica, 2012, 8, 50.

Communication of the anterior branch of the great auricular nerve with the cervical branch of facial nerve and its variant nerve endings deep in the parotid gland

2012-01-01 Srinivasa Rao Sirasanagandla Satheesha Nayak B Kumar MR Bhat Swamy Ravindra S

Int J Morphol, 2012, 30(3), 840-42.

Sleeping habits among MMMC students (Manipal Campus) (MSP Project)

2014-01-01 Ling J-Cyn Low Boon Tung Lue Jun Huang Katarina Choo Shin Yee

MBBS Batch 27, Undergraduate students MBBS Sleeping habits among MMMC students.

The impact of usage of social networking sites on academic performance of medical students

2014-01-01 Kumutha AP Natarajan Lee Zhu Jie Lim Yee Ling Mohammed Fadzil bin Sulaiman

MBBS Batch 27. The impact of usage of social networking sites on academic performance of medical students