Dr Dilip G Naik

Pro Vice Chancellor, MAHE, Mangalore Campus

Department of Periodontology


    • Dilip G Naik is the Professor in the Department of Periodontology
    • He is also the Dean of MCODS, Mangalore


Area of Interest

Problem based learning

Area of Expertise

Dental implants

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

  • First Vice President, Indian Society of Periodontology, 2004-2005
  • Second Vice President, Indian Society of Periodontology, 2003-2004
  • Vice President, Indian Dental Association, Dakshina Kannada branch, 2004-2005
  • Member Asian Academy of Periodontology
  • Life Member Indian Society of Periodontology
  • Member Indian Dental Association
  • Quality management representative, Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Mangalore
  • Member, Academics senate, Manipal University
  • Member, Board of Studies, Manipal University.

A comparative evaluation of the efficacy of manual, magnetostrictive and piezoelectric ultrasonic instruments: an in vitro profilometric and SEM study

Sumita Singh Ashita S Uppoor

Journal of Applied Oral Science. Vol.20 No.1 Bauru Jan./Feb. 2012.

Clinical and radiographic evaluation of Nano-crystalline hydroxyapatite bone graft (Sybogral) in combination with bioresorbable collagen membrane ( Periocol) in periodontal intrabony defects

Vijendra P Singh Ashita S Uppoor Dipen Shah

Dental Research Journal/Jan 2012/Vol.9/Issue1

HIV and Periodontal Disease: Redemption or Resurrection

Ashita S Uppoor

Journal AIDS & clinical Research 2012, Volume 3, Issue 7

Effect of Socioeconomic status on gingival health following periodontal therapy

Shrestha P Swati P Ashita S Uppoor

The International Journal of Oral Health 2011;7:13-18

Obesity and Periodontal health

Thomas V Ashita S Uppoor

JSPIK (Issue I/August 2011, Page 38-40)

A study to Evaluate Awareness of Psychosomatic Factors as a Possible Risk Factor for Periodontal Diseases in General Dental Practitioners of Mangalore City

Nayak S U Ashita S Uppoor Pai K

Journal of Oral Health Community Dentistry, 2011;5(1)19-23

Efficacy of Preservative Inperproximal Papilla Flap Design in Minimizing Crestal Bone Loss Around Single Tooth Implant: A Randomized Controlled Clinical Trial

Shah D Ashita S Uppoor

The Journal of Implant and Advanced Clinical Dentistry, Volume 3, No.4 May/June 2011, Page 51-59

Pyogenic granuloma associated with bone loss: A case report

Singh V P Ashita S Uppoor

Journal of Nepal Dental Association 2010, Vol.10, No:2. 137-139.

Soft tissue management during second stage implant surgery

Dipen S Ashita S Uppoor

Kerala Dental Journal, July 2009, Vol. 32, No.3,., 156-158

Gingival depigmentation: A case report with review of literature

Humagain M Ashita S Uppoor

Journal of Nepal Dental Association 2009, Vol. 10, No. 1, Jan.-Jun., 53-56

Periodontal disease as a risk factor for pre-term low birth weight – An assessment of gynecologist’s knowledge: A Pilot Study

Shenoy R P Peter S

Indian J Dent. Research Vol. 20 (1), 2009; 13-16.

Periodontal ligament stem cells: A review

Shetty N

Dentistry online Jan., 2008

Maintenance of Implant supported over denture-A case report.

Humagain M Ashita S Uppoor

J.Oral Health Commun. Dent., 2(3); October, 2008 70-72.

Periodontal ligament-Cells – A review

Shetty N Thomas B Aga A

Dentistry-on –line(The International Dental Forum), 2008, 1-30

A Clinical Evaluation of Bioactive Glass Particulate in the treatment of mandibular class II furcation defects.

Humagain M Uppoor A S

Brazilian Journal of Oral Sciences, Dec 2007, Vol 6, No.23, 1450-1456

Self induced injury of the periodontal tissues- A case report

Kini V Ashita S Uppoor

The Journal Of Indian Academy of Oral Medicine and Radiology 2006, 18:03, 170-171

Aesthetic Crown lengthening Malaysian Dental Journal,2006, 27(2) 110-113

Reddy P K Ashita S Uppoor

Aesthetic Crown lengthening Malaysian Dental Journal, 2006, 27(2) 110-113

Periodontal Infections and cardiovascular disease: Is it a mere association?

Humagain M Uppoor A S

Kathmandu University Medical Journal July-Sept,2006, Vol 4, No.3, 379-382.

Mucous membrane pemphigoid- case report with review of literature.

Uppoor AS Humagain M Mahajan S Shetty S

Dentistry-on-line (The International dental forum) May 2006, 1-13

A clinical evaluation of an organic bovine bone graft plus 10% collagen with or without a barrier in the treatment of class II furcation defects

Reddy K P Uppoor A S

J. Contemp Dent Pract 2006, February (7) 1: 60-70.

Maintenance of dental implants

Peter S Pai D G

Kerala Dental Journal, 2005, 28:3,17-18.

Retention of maxillary molars with class III furcation involvement utilizing class ionomer. Two case reports

Reddy K P Uppoor A S

J. Contemp Dent Pract 2005, November (6) 4: 160-167.

Comparison between effect of fluoridated triclosan dentifrices and non fluoridated dentifrices on plaque and gingivitis

Peter S Mahesh C.P Ketkar V Bijlani N S

Journal of Indian Association of Public Health Dentistry 2005: Vol 5: 44-47.

Treatment of adjacent gingival recessions with the modified tunnel technique- A case report.

Reddy K Uppoor A S

Journal of Indian Society of Periodontology 2005, Vol. 8, Issue 1, 33-27.

Ferro R, Mendez A, Cox T: 3 month gum health study with two triclosan containing dentifrices

Philip P Peter S Ferro R Mendez A

Journal of Dental Research 2005, 84 (special issue A, Abstract No. 2383

Antiplaque and antigingivitis efficacy of toothpastes containing Triclosan and Fluoride.

Peter S

International Dental Journal September 2004; 299-303.

An Evaluation of a locally delivered, controlled – release 10% Doxycycline Hyclate Gel as an adjunct to Scaling and Root Planning in the treatment of Chronic Periodontitis – A Clinical and Microbiological study.

Vijaya V Ashita U

Malaysian Dental Journal 2003,28(1) ;1-8.

Periodontics – A Risk Factor for Cardiovascular Disease – A critical evaluation.

Mahesh C P

Journal of Indian Society of Periodontology 2003; Vol.6;No.1;27-29.

Effect of Non-Surgical Periodontal Therapy on Metabolic Control of Type II Diabetes Mellitus subjects.

Yadav P

African Journal of Oral Health Sciences;2002; Vol.3;No.2;123-126.

Nucleic Acid Probes in Periodontal Diagnosis.

Mahesh C P Sosa K V

Indian Journal of Dent. Res. 2001; Vol.12; No.3; 181-183.

Enamel Matrix derivative in Periodontal Reconstructive Surgery – A new approach in Periodontal Regeneration

Ashita U Sosa K V

Indian Journal of Dent. Res. 2000; Vol.11; No.3; 95-99.

Idionathic thrombocytopenic purpura pathophysiology and case report

Mallya S Baliga M

Journal of Indian Dental Association, Vol 61, No II, Nov 1990

Management of dentinal hypersensitivity using fluoride varnish and diode lase

2011-01-01 Rohit Jain

Postgraduate, 2011-2014. This study aims to assess the combined use of 810nm diode laser and fluoride varnish (Bifluorid 12) for the treatment of dentinal hypersensitivity.