About Department

The department generally deals with prevention, diagnosis & treatment of diseases related to gums and structures around teeth. Here patients are being treated for bleeding gums, bad breath, mobile teeth, receding gums, swollen or enlarged gums, periodontal abscess, pyhhorea etc. The Department offers routine and specialized procedures for the prevention and treatment of various periodontal diseases


  • Total Number of Patients treated since 2012 – Around 1,20,000
  • 28 Publications in peer-reviewed national and International journals
  • BDS Degree recognized by Dental Council of India
  • MDS Degree recognized by Dental Council of India with 3 seats
  • NAAC Accredited
  • Faculty invited as Guest Speaker and Panelist in various National and International Conferences
  • Faculty as reviewer in various scientific national and international journals

Seminars & Workshops

  • CDE conducted- Diode Laser- A Magic Wand in 2012
  • CDE conducted - Implementing Dental implants in general practice- in 2015
  • Oral Hygiene Day Celebrated in August 2017
  • Oral Hygiene Day Celebrated in collaboration with Indian Society of Periodontology in August 2018



The department has a total area 407.38 square meters and has an undergraduate & postgraduate section with 45 dental chairs. Undergraduate section has thirty four dental chairs and Postgraduate section has 11 dental chairs.

Department also has complete diagnostic & surgical set of instruments for carrying out day to day OPD and treatment of patients. Apart from this it has fully equipped 2 sterilization rooms, Minor OT for surgical procedures, Patient Counseling Room, Discussion Room, Department Library, Seminar Room, Staff Rooms and Post - Graduate Room.

Research & Publications

Ongoing Research

Title: Association of subgingival T.denticola and Oro-digestive cancers among chronic periodontitis patients- A clinical and microbiological study by Dr. M.Siddharth


  • Bairy I, Reeja S, Siddharth M, Rao PS, Bhat M, Shivananda PG. Evaluation of antibacterial activity of Mangifera indica on anaerobic dental microflora based on in vivo studies. Indian Journal of Pathology and Microbiology 2002; 45(3): 307-310.
  • M. Siddharth, Priyanka Chopra. Host Modulation: Sub Antimicrobial dose Doxycycline in Periodontal Therapy- Review. Journal of Oral Health & Research 2010; 1(2): 76-79.
  • Kalyani Bhargava, Imran Sabri, M. Siddharth, Aparna Dave, Jagadeesh H.G., Manish Goel, Bioterrorism. “My role as a Dentist”. Journal of Indian Academy of Forensic Medicine 2011; 33(3): 254-257.
  • Sadaf Nishat, Shweta Bali, Priyanka Chopra, M. Siddharth. Health Care Waste Management: A Biosafety Issue. Journal of Indian Association of Public Health Dentistry 2011; 18 (Supplement III): 979-983.
  • M.Siddharth, Shailesh Varshney Amita Singla, Jagadeesh H.G. “Stem cells-a window to periodontal Regeneration” Journal of Oral Health & Research, December 2011; 2(2): 71-77.
  • Kalyani Bhargava, Rohit Paul, Mayura Paul, Deepak Bhargava, Anika Mittal,
    M. Siddharth, “Reactive oxygen Species, Oxidative Stress and role of antioxidants in Oral Cancer Prevention” Journal of Post Graduate Dentistry 2011; 2(2): 81-86.
  • M. Siddharth, Amita Singla, Surpreet Kaur. Periodontal Diseases in Children & Adolescents – A Review. Journal of Oral Health & Research 2013; 4(1): 18-23.
  • Ritika Sharma, Deepak Bhargava, Mukesh Yadav, Pooja Rastogi, Vidyadevi Chandavarkar, M. Siddharth. Dental Stem Cells: Harnessing Newer Possibilities. Peeyush Caroli   Journal of Indian Academy of Forensic Medicine 2013; 35(4):
  • M. Siddharth, Surpreet Kaur. Low Level Laser Therapy as an Adjunct to Non Surgical Periodontal Treatment in Patients with Chronic Periodontitis– A Review. Journal of Research and Advancement in Dentistry 2014; 3: 2s: 82-86.
  • Ritu Sharma, Vivek Hedge, M. Siddharth, Rashmi Hedge, Ganesha Manchanda, Pratul Agrawal. Endodontic-periodontal microsurgery for combined endodontic-periodontal lesions: An overview. Journal of Conservative Dentistry 2014; 17(6): 510-516.
  • Ritika Sharma, Deepak Bhargava, Pooja Rastogi, Mukesh Yadav, Vidyadevi Chandavarkar, M.  Siddharth, Peeyush Caroli, Puja Bansal: Stem cells: an Update
    Journal of Indian Academy of Forensic Medicine 2014; Vol 36 (3): 276-280.
  • M. Siddharth, Jyoti Kasana, Anshuman Dwivedi. Relationship between Capsule Reactive Protein and Chronic Periodontitis. Guident 2015; 8(5): 42-44.
  • Siddharth M, Jyoti Kasana, Pallavi Agrawal. Effect of Nonsurgical Periodontal Therapy on Serum Highly Sensitive Capsule Reactive Protein and Homocysteine Levels in Chronic Periodontitis: A Pilot Study. Contemporary Clinical Dentistry 2017; 8(2): 279–285.
  • Mallapragada S, Wadhwa A, Agrawal P. Antimicrobial peptides: The miraculous biological molecules. Journal of Indian Society of Periodontology 2017; 21: 434-8.
  • Radhika Gupta, Uttam Kumar, Siddharth Mallapragada, Pallavi Agarwal. Comparative evaluation of periodontal status of chronic renal failure patients and systemically healthy individuals – The Journal of Contemporary Dental Practice, March 2018;19(3):324-330
  • Puja Bansal, Shailesh Varshney. Relationship between Diabetes Mellitus & Severity of Periodontitis. Journal of Medical Science & Research 2010; 1(1): 11-13.
  • Shailesh Varshney. Local Drug Delivery: A Comparative study between 2 agents of same group. Journal of Oral Health & Research2010; 1(1): 9-14
  • Shailesh Varshney, Akansha Gautam. Poor. Periodontal health as a risk factor for development of pre-eclampsia in pregnant women. Journal of Indian Society of Periodontology 2014; 18(3): 321-325.
  • Radhika Gupta, Vidya Chandavarkar, Sushama R.Galgali, Mithilesh Mishra. Chlorhexidine, A medicine for all the Oral Diseases. Global Journal of Medical and Public Health. Vol 1(2) April 2012; 43-48.
  • Radhika Gupta, Sushama R. Galgali, Shweta Bali, Sadaf Nishat. Cementum- Is it An Inactive & Unresponsive Tissue? Bhavnagar University’s Journal of Dentistry. Vol 2(3) Sept 2012.
  • Radhika Gupta, Sushama Galgali, Radhika M.Bavle, Vidya Chandavarkar. Evaluation of thickness of Cementum of periodontally diseased teeth of non-   diabetic patients & type 2 diabetic patients: A scanning electron microscopic study. Journal of Indian Society of Periodontology Vol 17, Issue 5 Sept-Oct 2013
  • Vidyadevi Chandavarkar, Mithilesh Mishra, Deepak Bhargava, Sangeeta R, Radhika Gupta, Ritika Sharma. An insight into cytopathology of odontogenic tumors: A review. Global Journal of Medicine and Public Health. Vol 3 (3) 2014.
  • Vidyadevi Chandavarkar, K.Uma, Mithilesh Mishra, Sangeeta R, Radhika Gupta, Ritika Sharma. Ameloblastoma: Cytopathologic Profile of 12 cases and Literature review. Journal of Cytology, July 2014, Vol 31, Issue 3: 161-164.
  • Radhika Gupta, Anshuman Dwivedi, Uttam Kumar. Vaccines against Periodontal Diseases: A Myth or Reality. Guident 2015; 8(7): 10-13.
  • Agrawal P, Sanikop S, Patil S. New developments in tools for periodontal diagnosis. International Dental Journal 2012; 62: 57–64.
  • Sanikop S, Agrawal P, Patil S. Relationship between dental anxiety and pain perception during scaling. Journal of Oral Science 2011;53(3):341-348
  • Sanikop S,  Patil S, Agrawal P. Gingival crevicular fluid alkaline phosphatase as a potential diagnostic marker of periodontal disease. Journal of Indian Society of Periodontology 2012; 16(4): 513-518.
  • Agrawal P, Sanikop S, Patil S, Agrawal P, Agrawal A, Malleshappa A. Estimation of Salivary Tumour Necrosis Factor- alpha (TNF- alpha) Levels in Post-Menopausal Women with Chronic Periodontitis. Journal of Clinical Dental Research 2018; 12(5): ZC10-ZC14