Research


Sr. No. Name of Principle Investigator Guided by Project Title
Dr.Sneha Rajguru Dr.Ashvini Padhye Comparison of the effects of two desensitizing dentifrices containing novamin and arginine on dentinal tubule occlusion and their tubular penetration depth before and after citric acid challenge- an in-vitro study.
Dr. Aditi Rathod Dr. Ashvini Padhye Comparative evaluation of the efficacy of a local drug delivery system consisting of minocycline and chitosan nanoparticles as an adjunct to scaling and root planing in treatment of chronic periodontitis- a randomized controlled trial.
Dr. Abhishek Mistry Dr. Vineet Kini Comparative evaluation of the efficacy of a combination of low level laser therapy and photodynamic therapy as an adjunct to scaling and root planning in treatment of chronic periodontitis- a clinical & biochemical study.
Dr. Yashashri Chaudhari Dr. Ashvini Padhye A comparative evaluation of efficacy of three commercially available toothpaste containing herbal extracts in the treatment of chronic gingivitis- a randomized clinical and biochemical study
Dr. Seema Yadav Dr. Vineet Kini An evaluation of decalcified freeze dried bone allograft with and without autogeneous platelet rich fibrin in the treatment of mandibular molar class ii furcation defects- a randomized clinical trial.
Dr. Vishwas Madaan Dr. Ashvini Padhye A comparative evaluation of the effects of two different gel based local drug delivery systems incorporating green tea and turmeric extracts as an adjunct to scaling and root planing in treatment of chronic periodontitis- a triple blinded randomized clinical trial.
Dr. Ninad Padhye Dr. Ashvini Padhye Quantification and comparison of the impact of the smoking status on oral polymorphonuclear leucocyte and malondialdehyde levels in subjects with chronic periodontitis before and scaling and root planing.
Dr. Jaishree Rijhwani Dr. Vineet Kini Comparison of mtad®, citric acid and ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid as root conditioning agents on instrumented periodontally involved human teeth: - a scanning electron microscopic analysis.
Dr. Priya Satyamurthy Dr. Ashvini Padhye Comparative evaluation of the effect of erythritol- chlorhexidine and glycine containing air polishing powders on the surface topography and their efficacy in biofilm removal from extracted root surfaces– an in-vitro study.
Dr. Manjeet Mapara
Dr. Vishwas Madaan
Dr. Sabita Ram
Dr. Ashvini Padhye
Dr. Mistry (Dept. Of Chemical Engineering, MGM Engineering College)
Comparative evaluation of surface characteristics of titanium plates treated with dual acid etch technique.
Dr. Yashashri Chaudhari Dr. Ashvini Padhye
Dr. Himani Gupta
Comparative evaluation of plaque inhibitory property of three commercially available dentifrices containing herbal extracts on a 5 day plaque regrowth model in subjects with chronic gingivitis – a clinical and biochemical study.
Dr. Yashashri Chaudhari Dr. Ashvini Padhye
Dr. Himani Gupta
A comparative evaluation of the effects of systemically administered ibuprofen on opmn levels as an adjunct to scaling and root planing in treatment of chronic periodontitis.
Dr. Jaishree Rijhwani Dr. Vineet Kini Awareness of diagnosis, monitoring and management of patients with impaired glucose tolerance among staff and post graduate students of dental colleges in navi mumbai:- a questionairre survey.
Dr. Ninad Padhye Dr. Ashvini Padhye A comparative evaluation of the pinch strength of the finger muscles amongst dental professional performing additional chairside finger stretches in the beginning , prior to and after scaling and root planing.
Dr. Priya Satyamurthy Dr. Ashvini Padhye To assess the level of awareness, knowledge and understanding of general dentist in periodontal diagnosis and their attitude towards success of periodontal treatment procedures : a questionnaire survey<./td>
Dr. Seema Yadav Dr. Vineet Kini A comparative effects of commercially available chlorine dioxide containing mouthrinse and chlorhexidine containing mouthrinse on a four day plaque regrowth model – a randomized clinical and microbial study in a healthy dental cohort.
Dr. Seema Yadav
Dr. Jaishree Rijhwani
Dr. Vineet Kini A comparative evaluation of plaque control efficacy and toothbrush bristle wear of a commercially available charcoal infused bristle tooth brush vs nylon bristle tooth brush – a randomized clinical cross over study.
Dr. Manjeet Mapara
Dr. Sunil Sidana (Co-Pi)
Dr. V.K. Suri (O.S. head PED, BARC)
Prof V.K. Jain (Dept. of Mechanical engineering IIT Kanpur)
Dr. Narayan Khedkar
Design and development of manufacturing technology for low cost indigenous dental implants (Sponsored)
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Dr. Alok Bhardwaj Dr. J.S. Galinde Changing patterns in midfacial/craniofacial injuries
Dr. Kartik Poonja Dr. J.S. Galinde Evaluation of Neurosensory deficits in maxillofacial surgery
Dr. Radhika Ramaswami Dr. J.S. Galinde Evaluation of sodium and potassium imbalances in a patient after trauma
Dr. Khanna Deepak Surinder Dr. Srivalli Natrajan The pectoralis major myocutaneous flap in oral and maxillofacial reconstruction proprespective analysis of 50 cases
Dr. Bhide Varun Anil Dr. Srivalli Natrajan Comparative Evaluation Between Conventional and Locking Miniplates in the Treatment of Mandibular Fractures.
Dr. Chavan Hemant Bhimrao Dr. J.S. Galinde Fibro-osseous lesions of the Jaws-Analysis of Demographic Distribution and Correlation in Biological Behaviour and Histopathological Study.
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Dr. Patel Azeem Sajjad Dr. Ravindranath V.K Comparative assessment of efficacy of four different types of Retraction Loops using Beta Titanium arch wire: A Finite Element Study.
Dr. Pawar Priyanka Anil Dr. Girish Karandikar A Comparative Evaluation of Reliability of Various Anteroposterior Skeletal Parameters of Commonly Used Lateral Cephalometric Analyses in Maharashtrians of Navi Mumbai Population.
Dr. Joshi Divij Dinesh Dr. Girish Karandikar A Comparison of Surface Conditioning Properties of Normal and Flavored Etchants and its Resultant Effect on shear Bond Strength: An In-Vitro Study.
Dr. Shah Shaili Sanjay Dr. Girish Karandikar To Evaluate the Shear Bond Strength of Uncoated and Precoated Brackets on Etched Enamel Surface of Bovine Teeth Using a Self-Etching Primer: An In-Vitro Study.
Dr. Kulkarni Vinayak Shridharrao Dr. Girish Karandikar Effect of Different Methods of Sterilization on Tensile Strength of Different Types of Orthodontic Wires: An IN-Vitro Study.
Dr. Burad Hitesh Jagdish Dr. Ravindranath V.K Evaluation of the Effects of Sandblasting on Enamel surface prior to Etching on Shear Bond Strength of Indirectly Bonded Labial Brackets: An In-Vitro Study.
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Dr. Chandavarkar Saili Mohan Dr. Sabita Ram A comparative evaluation of the effect of dentin desensitizers on the retention of complete cast metal crowns luted with glass jonomer cement-An in Vitro Study.
Dr. Mhaske Prasad Nanasaheb Dr. Jyoti Nadigere A Comparative Evaluation of Shear Bond strength of Composite and Porcelain fused to Metal substructure fabricated using conventional and contemporary techniques: An in vitro study.
Dr. Sanaye Ragini Sudhakar Dr. Naisargi Shah A comparative evaluation of the retention of denture bases fabricated using conventional and newer impression techniques- A Clinical Study.
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Dr. Shikha Gulati Dr. Vanitha Shenoy Comparison of Shear Bond Strength of Resin Modified Glass lonomer to conditioned and unconditioned Mineral Trioxide Aggregate Surface.
Dr. Khadse Romil Raghunath Dr. Vanitha Shenoy Assessment of sealing ability of Resilon-Epiphany obturation system after retreatment of root canal system by dye penetration: An in vitro study.
Dr. Bodhwani Mohit Ashok Dr. Vanitha Shenoy To Evaluate the effect of an in-office desensitizing paste on shear bond strength of composite resin to dentin using different adhesive systems: An in Vitro Study.
Dr. Rithima R. Sokhi Dr. Sumanthini M.V Evaluation of the effect of calcium hydroxide based intracanal medicaments on the apical sealing ability of resin based sealer-guttapercha obturated root canals – An in Vitro Study.
Sr. No. Study Type Name of Investigators Title
Dissertation Dr. Priyadarshini Sarkate Comparative evaluation of prevalence and phenotypic variations of candida species in patients of oral licnen planus and oral lichenoid lesions with healthy individuals –A prospective microbiological study.
Dissertation Dr. Nikita Sahu Efficacy of dentin powder obtained deciduous and permanent human teeth for determination of ABO blood grouping and Rh factor at different time intervals using absorption –elution technique- An Ex vivo study.
Non-Dissertation Dr. Jigna Pathak Correlation of age with incidence of pulp stones in extripated pulp- a histopathological analysis
Non-Dissertation Dr. Niharika Swain Preoperative evaluation of Neutrophil Lymphocyte Ratio in peripheral blood and its correlation with lymph node metastasis in oral squamous cell carcinoma– A Retrospective Study
Non-Dissertation Dr. Kamlesh Dekate Cytological analysis of squamous cells in tobacco associated lesions / potentially malignant lesions of the oral cavity.
Dissertation Dr. Vishal Punjabi, Dr. Shilpa Patel Comparative Evaluation of Staining Efficacy of Calcofluor White and Acridine Orange for Detection of Candida Species In Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma using Fluorescence Microscopy – A Prospective Microbiological Study.
Dissertation Dr. Vibhuti Mhatre, Dr. Jigna Pathak Morphological Analysis Of Palatal Rugae Patterns In A Population of Maharashtrian Ethnicity Residing In Navi Mumbai - An Epidemiological Study.
Dissertation Dr. Amit Bhandarwar, Dr. Shilpa Patel Immunoexpression and correlation of Tumour Infiltrating B lymphocytes, in Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma with lymph node status -A Retrospective study.
Non Dr. Niharika Swain Immunocharacterisation of tumor budding and its correlation with lymph node metastasis in Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma: A Retrospective Study.
Non Dr. Shilpa Patel Critical Evaluation of the Fibro-osseous Lesions of the jaw -A Retrospective Institutional Analysis.
Non-Dissertation Dr. Kamlesh Dekate Cytological analysis of squamous cells in tobacco associated lesions / potentially malignant lesions of the oral cavity.
Non Dissertation Dr. Jigna Pathak Evaluation of Micronuclei count in Exfoliated Buccal Mucosal cells of Normal Healthy Individuals: A Quantitative Comparative Study.
Non-Dissertation Dr. Janaki Iyer Evaluation of the microstructure of the Dentino- enamel junction in deciduous teeth using ground section.
Dissertation Dr. Nikitha Narayanan, Dr. Jigna Pathak Evaluation of nuclear morphometry in different histopathological grades of oral squamous cell carcinoma using computerized image analysis and its correlation with lymph node metastasis – A retrospective study.
Dissertation Dr. Shikha S. Bhatt, Dr. Shilpa Patel Evaluation and correlation of podoplanin expression in different histopathological grades of oral epithelial dysplasia and oral squamous cell carcinoma.
Dissertation Dr. Smita V. Rathod, Dr. Shilpa Patel Immunohistochemical expression of MCM-2 for evaluation of proliferative activity in the epithelial lining of Radicular cyst, Dentigerous cyst and keratocystic Odontogenic Tumour – A retrospective study.
Non-Dissertation Dr. Niharika Swain Tumor budding and its correlation with lymphnode metastasis in oral squamous cell carcinoma- A retrospective study
Dissertation Dr. Rajshri Gurav Evaluation and correlation of density of Tumour Associated Macrophages and its phenotypes in different histopathological grades of Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma with or without lymph node involvement – A retrospective immunohistochemical analysis.
Dissertation Dr. Kehkashan Azmi Immunoexpression and correlation of Tumour Infiltrating T lymphocytes, Cytotoxic T lymphocytes and Memory T lymphocytes in Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma with lymph node status – A Retrospective study.
Dissertation Dr. Rashmi M. Hosalkar, Dr. Shilpa Patel Quantitative evaluation of serum myoglobin, albumin, globulin and albumin/ globin ratio in oral squamous cell carcinoma.
Dissertation Dr. Janaki S. Iyer, Dr. Jigna Pathak Evaluation of micronuclei in exfoliated oral and urothelial cells cells in patients with smoking
Dissertation Dr. Vipul M. Pawar, Dr. Shilpa Patel Immunohistochemical evaluation of calretinin and cytokeratin in odontogenic keratocyst and ameloblastoma.
Non-Dissertation Dr. Niharika Swain Tumor budding and its correlation with lymphnode metastasis in oral squamous cell carcinoma- A retrospective study
Dissertation Dr Rahul Kadam Evaluation of Dentinal Root Translucency as a Parameter of Age Estimation in Adults Using Computerized Digital Method: An In Vitro Study.
Dissertation Dr Amit A Shah Evaluation of α Smooth Muscle Actin positive Myofibroblastsin Oral Squamous Cell carcinoma – A Retrospective Study.
Dissertation Dr. Deepak C Kelgandre Quantitative Evaluation of Serum Adenosine deaminase (ADA) and C reactive Protein (CRP) in Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma.

COMPLETED RESEARCH PROJECTS:

  • Dr. Deeksha Shetty : Assessment of Oral health status among differently abled children in Vashi, Navi mumbai
  • Dr. Shatakshi Srivastava: Incidence and recurrence of dental caries after repeated application of topical fluoride gel on permanent dentition of school children at Nerul Dental Satellite centre: A retrospective study
  • Rachna Darak, Intern: Assessment of the self evaluation of dental appearance among undergraduate students of a private university in Navi Mumbai and their attitude towards orthodontic treatment.
  • Sayali Dhamne, Intern : Assessment of Awareness and Use of Rubber Dam in routine practice among the General Dental Practitioners in Navi Mumbai, India
  • Heena Dodeja, Intern : Assessment of Tobacco Prevalence Among Employees Working in a Shopping Mall in Panvel, Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.


ONGOING RESEARCH PROJECTS:

  • Namrata Ahuja, Intern : Assessment of oral health status amongst the pregnant women in Panvel Taluka, Maharashtra, India.
  • Prathamesh Fulsundar, Intern : Assessment of the awareness of oral health services, provided by the means of ‘Platinum Oral Health Card’, among the senior citizens residing in Kamothe.
  • Mrinmayi Gulhane, Intern: Assessment of Oral Health Status of Undergraduate Students of a private university in Navi Mumbai.
  • Samridhi Vyas, Intern: Assessment of oral health related quality of life (OHRQoL) among patients who have undergone orthodontic treatment at a dental college in Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.
  • Aishwarya Nagarjan, Intern: Antimicrobial effect of coffee extracts on Streptococcus mutans - An in vitro comparative study.
  • Dr. Vaibhav Thakkar: Effectiveness of Oral Health Education on knowledge, attitude & practices related to oral health in adult population of Vakadi village, Maharashtra, India
Sr. No. Year Title of Research Project Name of Researcher Status Remarks
August 2012;2(2):11 14. PoonamShingare, VivekJogani,ShrirangSevekar,SonalPatil, MihirJha – Dental Caries Prevalence among 3 to 14 Year Old School Children, Uran, Raigad District, Maharashtra – Published Journal of Contemporary Dentistry May August 2012;2(2):11 Published
An assessment of pediatric dental patients treated under general anaesthesia. Dr. Mihir Jha Approved by Institutional Ethical Review Committee MGMDCH and study is completed Completed, manuscript preparation in progress.
Comparative evaluation of the effect of needle size on pain from dental anaesthesia Dr. Shrirang Sevekar Approved by Institutional Ethical Review Committee MGMDCH and study is ongoing Completed, manuscript preparation in progress.
Epidemiologic study of molar- incisor hypomineralization in 7-9 year old school children Dr. Ashwini Avanti Approved by Institutional Ethical Review Committee MGMDCH and study is ongoing Completed, manuscript preparation in progress
Glass ionomer fissure sealants: Retention over a 4 year period Dr. Laresh Mistry Approved by Institutional Ethical Review Committee MGMDCH and study is ongoing Completed manuscript preparation in progress
Incidence of second mesiobuccal canal in primary maxillary second molars using using visual, magnifying loupe and operating microscope: A Clinical and radiographic study Dr Mihir Jha Approved by Institutional Ethical Review Committee MGMDCH and study is ongoing Ongoing