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Dr. Vivek Padmanabhan

Assistant Professor

Educational Qualification:

Ph.D., MDS.,B.D.S

Professional Career:

Working as an academician and clinical instructor since 2008 in teaching institutions in India. Also was into consultant practice since 2008 till date.

Achievements/ Research Interests/Publications/Awards:

  • Research interests include antioxidant capacity of saliva, dental caries, salivary cortisol levels, special child dentistry.
  • Have 15 papers published in various international journals.
  • Awarded best poster award in the pediatric dentistry community conference held in 2008.
  • Passions include Pediatric Dentistry and Researches
Achievements/ Research Interests/Publications/Awards:
Papers Presented:
  • Anxiety levels of children during dental extractions. 21st Mediterranean Society of Pediatric Dentistry and 8th Turkish Society of Pediatric Dentistry Conference, Istanbul, Turkey, 13-15th Nov 2014.
  • Does stress show in our saliva- salivary cortisol levels in children undergoing various dental procedures. Presented at 33rd ISSPD conference, Mangalore,2011.
  • Dental Home – An Indian Perspective Presented at 30th ISPPD conference Hyderabad  on Dec 13-15, 2008.
  • Antioxidants to the aid of caries–is it possible? Presented at 29th ISPPD conference Bangalore on Nov 21- 23, 2007.
  • Total Antioxidant Capacity of saliva and its relation in children with cancer. Presented at 28th ISPPD conference Rohtak on Nov 12-14, 2006.
  • Total Antioxidant Capacity of saliva and its relation in children with HIV. Presented at 28th ISPPD conference Rohtak on Nov 12-14, 2006.
Posters Presented:
  • “All that’s white is not bright”- Molar Incisor Hypomineralization. Presented at 28th ISPPD conference Rohtak on Nov 12-14, 2006.
  • “Teeth for Health”- Promoting Pediatric Dentistry through Pediatrics. Presented at 30th ISPPD conference on Nov 13-15, 2008. Hyderabad
Conferences/Workshops:

CONFERENCES & CONVENTIONS ATTENDED:

  • OMICS, International Conference Series. Dubai, UAE.
  • 21st Mediterranean Society of Pediatric Dentistry and 8th Turkish Society of Pediatric Dentistry Conference, Istanbul, Turkey, 13-15th Nov. 2014.
  • AEEDC Conference, Dubai, 4 – 6th Feb, 2014.
  • 34th ISSPPD Conference, Luknow, 11- 12th Nov, 2012.
  • 33rd ISPPD conference from Nov 4-Nov 6th 2011, Mangalore.
  • 30th ISPPD conference from Nov 13-15, 2008, Hyderabad.
  • 29th ISPPD conference from Nov 21-23, 2007, Bangalore.
  • Indo Australian conference from Mar 17 -19, 2007, Manipal.
  • 28th ISPPD conference from Nov 12-14, 2006, Rohtak.
  • 3rd PG convention June 14-15, 2006, Chennai.
  • 2nd PG convention May 14-15, 2005, Mangalore.
  • VII National conference of IAPHD, Nov 3-4, 2001, Bangalore.

CDE and CME ATTENDED

  • RAKCODS Dental Conference 2018- Dentistry now and beyond- Guest Speaker
  • CDE Program – AKMG RAK Chapter, 2018 as Guest Speaker
  • CDE Program – AKMG RAK Chapter, 2017 as Guest Speaker
  • CDE Program – AKMG RAK Chapter, 2016 as Guest Speaker
  • CDE program – “Journey towards excellent dental care” AKMG RAK Chapter, held on 13th Nov 2015.
  • OSA- Sleep disordered breathing workshop. Dr. Steven Olmos. RAKMHSU,RAK,UAE.
  • CDE program – “Pedia care” AKMG RAK Chapter, held on 20th Feb 2015.
  • Workshop on good clinical practice research methodology and research ethics . online workshop with examination. 8th Jan 2015
  • CDE on “ Research and Research Training in Dentistry- Why What How?” Nov 15-16, 2007, Mangalore.
  • CDE on “ Emergencies in Dental Practice” including lecture and demonstration on “ Cardio pulmonary Resuscitation”. Oct 17th 2007, Mangalore
  • CDE on “Endodontic Conservative research”, March 22nd2007, KVG Sullia.
  • CDE on “ Medically Compromised Dental Patient & CPR”,Aug 8th 2007, Yenopoya Dental College, Mangalore.
  • CDE on “ Emergencies in Dental Practice” including lecture and demonstration on “ Cardio pulmonary Resuscitation”. Oct 17th 2007, Mangalore
  • Indo-US CME on “ Current Issues in Pediatrics and Pediatric Dentistry”, Jan 12th 2006.KMC Mangalore.
  • CDE on “ Emergencies in Dental Practice” including lecture and demonstration on “ Cardio pulmonary Resuscitation”. Oct 17th 2007, Mangalore
  • CDE on “ Research: Avenues & Methodology For Dental Post Graduate Students”, July 9th 2005, Bangalore.
  • CDE on “ Effective Personal Stress Management” Jul 7th 2005, Mangalore.
  • CDE on “ Emergencies in Dental Practice” including lecture and demonstration on “ Cardio pulmonary Resuscitation”. Oct 17th 2007, Mangalore.
ACHIEVEMENTS:

Guest speaker:

  • RAKCODS Dental Conference 2018- Dentistry now and beyond- Guest Speaker
  • CDE Program – AKMG RAK Chapter, 2018 as Guest Speaker
  • CDE Program – AKMG RAK Chapter, 2017 as Guest Speaker
  • CDE Program – AKMG RAK Chapter, 2016 as Guest Speaker
  • Invited speaker at AKMG CDE program “ a journey towards excellent dental care” on 13th Nov 2015, RAKMHSU, RAK,UAE.
  • Invited Speaker at OMICS international conference, 18th -20th March 2015, Dubai. Salivary cortisol levels and Modified dental anxiety scales- a correlation.
  • Invited speaker at AKMG Pediatric Symposium, 20th Feb 2015, RAKMHSU, RAK, UAE. Molar Incisor Hypomineralization- Paradigm Shift!!!
  • Guest Speaker at IDA Nagpur annual meet., 2012. Symposium on Stress in Pediatric Dentistry.
  • Guest talk at 33rd ISSPD conference, Mangalore, 2011. Title – Back?? To Future.