Dr. Vijay Kumar
BDS, MDS (Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics)
Dr. Vijay Kumar is presently working as Assistant Professor in the Division of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics, Centre for Dental Education and Research. His main clinical thrust areas are Microendodontics, Traumatic dental injuries in permanent dentition and Regenerative endodontics in mature permanent teeth.
His main research interests are Development of indigenous intracanal drug delivery system, Study the structural changes in dentin following carious process, endodontic therapy and radiation therapy and Development of novel material for restoration of teeth.
Important publications with impact:
1. Kumar V, Logani A, Shah N. Dentine sialoprotein expression in gingival crevicular fluid during traumainduced root resorption. Int. Endod J.2013; 46 (4), 371-378.
2. Shah N, Logani A, Kumar V. A minimally invasive surgical approach for large cyst-like periapical lesions: a case series. Gen Dent. 2013; 62 (1): e1-5.
3. Kumar V, Chawla A, Logani A, Shah N. Mineral trioxide aggregate pulpotomy: An ideal treatment option for management of talon cusp. ContempClin Dent. 2012; 3(4):491-3.