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DR. Ranjan Malhotra



Has written more than 40 articles in various journals

  • Periodontal vaccineR Malhotra, A Kapoor, V Grover, AK TuliIndian Journal of Dental Research 22 (5), 698,2011
  • Analysis of the gingival biotype based on the measurement of the dentopapillary complexR Malhotra, V Grover, A Bhardwaj, K Mohindra Journal of Indian Society of Periodontology 18 (1), 43,2014
  • Evaluation of the efficacy of a bioactive synthetic graft material in the treatment of intrabony periodontal defectsV Grover, A Kapoor, R Malhotra, RS Uppal Journal of Indian Society of Periodontology 17 (1), 104,2013
  • Effect of scaling and root planing on erythrocyte count, hemoglobin and hematocrit in patients with chronic periodontal diseaseR Malhotra, A Kapoor, V Grover, D Grover, A Kaur American Dental Hygienists Association 86 (3), 195-203,2012
  • Pregnancy Associated Gingival EnlargementA Kapoor, R Malhotra, V Grover, D Saxena Journal of Oral Health & Community Dentistry 4 (2), 48-51,2010
  • Sex determination by mandibular canine index and molar odontometrics: A comparative studyRS Narang, AS Manchanda, R Malhotra, HS BhatiaIndian Journal of Oral Sciences 5 (1), 16,2014.
  • Proresolution mediators and receptors: novel drug targets for enhancing pharmacological armamentarium against periodontal inflammationV Grover, R Malhotra, A Kapoor, J Singh, S SachdevaInfectious Disorders-Drug Targets (Formerly Current Drug Targets-Infectious ...
  • Oral hygiene status of mentally and physically challenged individuals living in a specialized institution in Mohali, IndiaS Kaur, R Malhotra, R Malhotra, H Kaur, VS Battu, A KaurIndian Journal of Oral Sciences 4 (1), 17,2013
  • Toothbrush'A key to mechanical plaque control'D Grover, R Malhotra, SJ Kaushal, G Kaur Indian Journal of Oral Sciences 3 (2), 62,2012
  • Exploring association between sleep deprivation and chronic periodontitis: a pilot studyV Grover, R Malhotra, H Kaur Journal of Indian Society of Periodontology 19 (3), 304,2015
  • Comparative evaluation of single application of 2% whole turmeric gel versus 1% chlorhexidine gel in chronic periodontitis patients: A pilot studyR Jaswal, S Dhawan, V Grover, R Malhotra Journal of Indian Society of Periodontology 18 (5) 575,2014
  • Embrasure morphology and central papilla recessionD Saxena, A Kapoor, R Malhotra, V Grover Journal of Indian Society of Periodontology 18 (2), 194,2014
  • Poised for big leap.........R Malhotra Indian Journal of Oral Sciences 3 (1), 1, 2012
  • Evaluation of bone morphogenic proteins in periodontal practiceS Kaur, V Grover, H Kaur, R Malhotra Indian journal of dentistry 7 (1), 28,2016
  • Epigenetics and periodontal disease: hope to tame the untameableV Grover, A Kapoor, R Malhotra, S Sachdeva Current gene therapy 14 (6), 473-481,2014
  • Interest and satisfaction of dentists in practicing periodontics: A survey based on treatment of gingival recessionV Grover, A Kapoor, R Malhotra, S Sachdeva Dental research journal 9 (4), 404,2012
  • The plasma cell gingival enlargement: The diagnostic and esthetic concernsS Dhir, M Mehendiratta, R Malhotra, G Gupta Indian Journal of Oral Sciences 3 (2), 117,2012
  • Using a portable sulfide monitor as a motivational tool: A clinical studyRS Uppal, R Malhotra, V Grover, D Grover Indian Journal of Dental Research 23 (3), 326,2012
  • Comparative Assessment of Oral Health Related Quality of Life in Chronic Periodontitis Patients of Rural and Urban Populations in Punjab.V Grover, R Malhotra, S Dhawan, G Kaur Oral health & preventive dentistry 14 (3),2016
  • The Gender Bender effect in Periodontal Immune ResponseV Grover, A Jain, A Kapoor, R Malhotra, G Singh ChahalEndocrine, Metabolic & Immune Disorders-Drug Targets (Formerly Current Drug
  • Epigenetics and Inflammation: Exploring the Link for Chronic Human Diseases Including Periodontal Disease.V Grover, A Kapoor, R Malhotra, M Gupta, G KaurJournal of Advanced Oral Research/Sep-Dec 6 (3),2015
  • Comparative evaluation of gingival trauma by Prophy-Jet and rubber-cup polishing techniques using aluminium trihydroxideG Kaur, V Grover, R Malhotra, A KapoorIndian journal of dentistry 6 (3), 130,2015
  • Comparative assessment of oral health related quality-of-life between rural and urban chronic periodontitis patientsV Grover, R Malhotra, S Dhawan, G Kaur, A Kapoor Saudi Journal of Oral Sciences 2 (1), 19,2015
  • Clinical Relevance of the Advanced Microbiologic and Biochemical Investigations in Periodontal Diagnosis: A Critical AnalysisV Grover, A Kapoor, R Malhotra, G KaurJournal of Oral Diseases 2014.
  • Bone regeneration using metronidazole containing collagen sponge in periodontal horizontal bone defectK Mohindra, R Malhotra, V Grover, D Grover Indian Journal of Oral Sciences 5 (3), 128,2014
  • Correlation of the interdental and the interradicular bone loss: A radiovisuographic analysisV Grover, R Malhotra, A Kapoor, CS Mankotia, R Bither Journal of Indian Society of Periodontology 18 (4), 482,2014
  • Evaluation of efficacy of a bioresorbable membrane in the treatment of oral lichen planusA Kapoor, P Sikri, V Grover, R Malhotra, S SachdevaDental research journal 11 (3), 386

Apart from these there are various other articles attributed to his list of contribution to the Society of Periodontology.



  • Current Concepts of Immunology as Applied to Periodontics: In Health & Disease html Author: Ranjan Malhotra
  • Tooth Root Conditioning- A Scanning Electron Microscope Study: Root Biomodification - A SEM Study chm download.
  • Herbalism
  • Periodontal Regeneration
  • Chlorhexidine varnish in treatment of chronic periodontitis
  • Uniqueness and individuality of human palatal rugae pattern


  • Case History Recording for dental students
  • Has been the editor-in-chief of a journal for 5 years.
  • Also associated with a no. Of journals either as a reviewer or on the editorial board
  • Presented papers at national conferences
  • Has been the guide/co-guide for a no. Of MDS students
  • Actively associated with Indian Society of Periodontology having served as executive committee member for 4-5 years
  • Also been the joint secretary of the ISP
  • Has been the chairperson at local as well as national level conferences
  • Has been an external examiner for both BDS and MDS courses at various universities
  • Previously member of Board of Studies BFUHS Faridkot University.

Dr. Atin Mahajan



  • EdlanMejchar An Underestimated Tool For Vestibuloplasty - A Case Report. Indian Journal of Dental Sciences. September 2015 Issue:3, Vol.:7
  • Rugae pattern determination in periodontitis patients: A descriptive study2016 Journal of the International Clinical Dental Research Organization.
  • Variations in the frenal morphology inthe diverse population: A clinical study. J Indian Soc Periodontol; doi:10.4103/0972-124X.182598.