Principal & Vice Principal


Dr.Mohan Gundappa M.D.S.,Ph.D.

Principal, Professor & Head, Dept. of Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics.
Born on 21th April 1956. Multilinguist, knows English, Tamil, Telugu, Hindi, Marathi, Kannada & Arabic.

Educational Qualifications

  • B.D.S. From Govt. Dental College& Hospital, Nagpur University in 1978.
  • M.D.S. From Govt. Dental College& Hospital, Bombay University in 1985.
  • M.Sc. in Oral- Maxillo-Facial Radiology from University of London, London, United Kingdom in 2004.


  • Member of Indian Dental Association since 1980.
  • Life-time Member of FODI.
  • Member of International Association of Dento-Maxillo-Facial Radiology.
  • Bagged Prize of USD-2500 for IADMFR Student Research Award, at Cape-Town, S.A.
  • Organizing Secretary hosted National FODI & IES P.G. convention at Nainital, India.
  • Guest Speaker at various National & International conferences.
  • Trained at International Dental Workshop, Montreux, Switzerland conducted by Carl Ziess Academy.
  • Attended PENN Endodontic Global symposium At Mumbai.

Dissertations Submitted

  • Penetration of radioactive Hg 197 from old amalgam to new amalgam of various ages- a vitro study (Bombay University ).
  • Accuracy of Echography and direct digital radiography as compared to conventional radiography and histopathology in differentiating periapical lesions - a clinical study. (London University ).

Clinical Experience

40 years Experience after B.D.S.

Total Teaching Experience

30+ years Experience after M.D.S.

Experience as Principal since

9+ years Experience

Vice Principal

Dr. Mrs. Ranjana Mohan M.D.S.,Ph.D.

Vice Principal, Professor & HOD of Department of Periodontology

Educational Qualifications

  • B.D.S. From Nagpur University in 1978.
  • M.D.S. From Bombay University in 1983.


National: 45   |   International: 30   |   Pubmed: 25

Awards: National and International

  • Merit Award, IDA Maharashtra, 1975, 1976, 1977 & 1978
  • Merit Certificate, ISP, 1978
  • Roll of honour for overall performance in Oral Medicine & Radiology 1978
  • National Award for best Original Research, ISP, 1984
  • Best Paper, 24th Karnataka State Dental Conference, 1995
  • International Best Case Report, Bio-infobank Institute, Poland, 2009
  • International Diploma and Hall of Fame, by Bio-infobank, Poland, 2009

National and International Speaker

Organizing Committee Member for various Academic National and International events

Ex Editor-in-Chief for TMU Journal of Dentistry

Reviewer & Editorial board

  • International and National journals- 7

University Committee head & responsibilities performed

  • Chairman, University Woman’s development Council,
  • Member of Ethics committee,
  • Central Research committee,
  • Power Angels,
  • Member Board of Studies and Faculty of various universities.

College Committee Head

  • Woman’s Cell, Library, Research, disciplinary, etc

Academic Position

  • Life Member of Indian Society of Periodontology
  • Member of Indian Dental Association
  • PhD Supervisor
  • MDS dissertation evaluator, Paper setter & Examiner.
  • Internal & External examiner, for BDS & MDS examination for Karnataka, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Gujarat, Goa etc.

Total Teaching & Clinical Experience

35 years Experience

Post-graduate Clinical & Academic Experience

30 years Experience

International Clinical Experience

6+ years Experience in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia-Ministry of Health

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