Dr.K.T.Magesh, MDS

Vice Principal, Professor and Head of the Department
Name K.T.Magesh
Designation Vice Principal, Professor and Head of the Department
Under Graduation College & Year The Tamilnadu Dr.M.G.R. Medical University.
Post Graduation College & Year The Tamilnadu Dr.M.G.R. Medical University.
Teaching Experience 29 Years
Expertise Oral Precancer
Area of Interest Immunohistochemistry and Molecular techniques
No. of Publications 30
Ph.D Part time PhD scholar - ON GOING
Fellowship Finished fellowship FIAOMP
  • Had a Patent published dt. 14th December 2020 Title: "A TOOTH BRUSH FOR PLAQUE DETECTION AND ORAL IRRIGATION"
  • CO PI and received ICMR-NCDIR research grant of rupees 45 lakhs for the project titled “Epidemiological assessment of oral hygiene practices, screening of oral cancer & technological intervention for development of Behavioral Change Communication in North East India’ in collaboration with Shri Ramasamy Memorial University, Sikkim
  • 2019 - Best Socialist Activist Award by IDA
  • 2016 - Committee member in the conference 18th IAOMP and IAOP, Chennai
  • 2016 - Best Photography award in 18th IAOMP, Chennai
  • 2012 - Best photography award in 14TH IAOMP, Hyderabad
  • EC member – Indian Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, Indian dental Association
  • Reviewer in Journal of Orofacial sciences
  • Released Braille book on self diagnosis of Oral Cancer
  • Had 30 publications and authored 4 text books till date
  • A review on the medicinal properties wrightia tinctoria and its uses in dentistry IJBPAS, March, 2022, 11(3): 1444-1451
  • Investigation of Formalin-Fixed Tissue Optical Characteristics in the Range of 200–500 GHz Using Pulsed Terahertz Reflection Spectroscopy to Differentiate Oral Malignant, Benign, and Cyst Journal of Spectroscope Volume 2022, Article ID 3627705, 10 pages
  • Evaluation of Antibacterial activity of Marine Brown Algae Turbinaria conoides against Oral Pathogens . 15(5): May 2022
  • Analysis of Oral Leukoplakia and Tobacco- Related Habits in Population of Chengalpattu District- An Institution-Based Retrospective Study Cureus 14(6): e25936.
  • A Survey on the COVID‐19 Awareness and Vaccination Acceptance/ Hesitance Among the Transgender Population in Various Districts of Tamilnadu . Journal of Pharmacy and Bioallied Sciences 2022; S788 – S792
  • Use of Medicinal Plants in oral lesions. Int.Jour Cur Res Rev. 2021;13 (5): 42-46.
  • Anti bacterial efficacy of the extract of Sargassum wightii against oral pathogen-An invitro study. J.Orofac.Sci 2020; 12: 96-100.
  • Kimura’s disease –An E[X]clusive condition. Annals of Maxillofacial Surgery. 2019; 9 (1): 183-187
  • Oral Verrucous Carcinoma-A case report and review of literature. Global journal for research analysis. 2019;8 (6): 24-26
  • Propinquity between anemia and periodontitis: A review. GJRA 2018; 7 (9): 8-11.
  • Eosinophilic ulcer of the tongue: A distinct entity. GJRA 2018; 7 (6): 522-24.
  • Undifferentiated pleomorphic sarcoma of maxilla presenting like a periapical pathology- A case report. J NTR Univ of Health Sci 2018; 7: 70-3.
  • Exfoliative Cytology: A Globally Dependable Diagnostic Methodology for Pathologists – A Review. Research J. Pharm. and Tech 2017; 10 (12): 43930-4396.
  • Granular cell ameloblastoma. Journal of maxillofacial pathology .2017; 21 (1): 183.
  • Exfoliative cytology :an adjuvant in diagnosing early lesions . World journal of pharmaceutical research.2017; 6(5): 333-338.
  • Prevalence of odontogenic cysts and tumors in Kancheepuram district, Chennai, Tamilnadu: a retrospective study of 158 cases. World Journal of Pharmaceutical Research 2017: 6(10); 549 -557.
  • Ingestion of teeth in maxillofacial trauma. A case report. Clinical dentistry. 2017, 16-19
  • Non Dentigerous variant of unicystic ameloblastoma: a case report. SRM journal of research in dental science 2014; 5(3); 215-18.
  • Tissue processing of oral biopsy specimens: An adjunct to diagnosis. Journal of Cranio- Max Diseases 2013; 2:38-48.
  • Undifferentiated pleomorphic sarcoma. Journal of Maxillofacial Pathology 2012; 16:306-7.
  • Oral lichen planus: a review on current medical management. Indian Journal of Multidisciplinary Dentistry 2011; 1(5):269-73.
  • A comparative study on microwave and routine tissue processing- Indian journal of Dental Research 22(1), 2011; 22(1):50-55.
  • Current concept of immunoflurescence in oral mucocutaneous diseases. Journal of oral of maxillofacial pathology 2011;15(3):261.6. 17. Recurrent apthous stomatitis. Journal of oral and maxillofacial pathology 2011; 15:252 -6
  • Darier disease with oral and esophageal involvement. –Indian journal of dental research,2011; 22:843-6
  • Progressive systemic sclerosis – report of two cases –Streamdent 2010; 1(3):311-15.
  • Relevance OF gene signatures in differential diagnosis of mantle cell and B –cell chronic Lymphocytic lymphoma. Streamdent 2010(3):220-224
  • Greater severity and extent of periodontal breakdown in 136 south Indian human immunodeficiency virus seropositive patients then in normal controls; a comparative study using community periodontal index of treatment needs. Indian journal of Dental Research 2007; 18.
  • Perioral molluscum contagiosum –report of two cases in HIV seropositive patients. Journal of Indian Academy of Oral Medicine and Radiology 2007, 19:04,533-537.
  • Angina bullosa hemorrhagica –a case report –Journal of Indian Academy of Oral Medicine and Radiology 2006, 18:02,103-105