Kalwa Pavankumar

Dr. Kalwa Pavankumar

N.T.R. University of Health Sciences, India



2007–2008 Post Graduate Diploma in Hospital Management – PGDHM, Directorate of Distance Education, Annamalai University, Tamilnadu, INDIA

2005- 2008 Master of Dental Surgery – M.D.S., PERIODONTICS, Annamalai University, Tamilnadu, INDIA

1999–2005 Bachelor of Dental Surgery – B.D.S., Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Karnataka, INDIA

Publications (Selected)

  1. Dr. Kalwa Pavankumar, Dr. Harsha R.H., Dr. Sujatha Gopal, “Amelogenesis Imperfecta – Review & diagnosis of a case with hypoplasia & skeletal open bite.” Archives of Oral Research, Jan / April 2011; Vol. 7, No.1: 79-85.
  2. Dr. K. Butchi Babu, Dr. Kalwa Pavankumar, Dr. B.R. Anuradha, Dr. Nupur Arora “Hereditary gingival fibromatosis – A case report & its management with a novel surgical technique” Vol.8, No.4, Oct-dez, 2011. Revista Sul-Brasileira de Odontologia (RSBO) Oct-Dec 2011; 8(4):453-8.
  3. Dr. Kalwa Pavankumar. “Juvenile ossifying fibroma of the maxilla” Journal of Indiana Dental Association (a constituent of the American Dental Association), 2010, Vol. 89, No. 1: 29-32.
  4. Dr. Kalwa Pavankumar. "Papillon - Lefevre Syndrome – A case report" Saudi Dental Journal. April 2010, Vol. 22, Issue 2: 95-98.
  5. Dr. Kalwa Pavankumar, Dr. Sujatha Gopal, Dr. Raju H.G., Dr. Krishna Prasad, Dr. M. Durga Prasad, Dr. Venkata Ramana, Dr. Saritha M, “Dentistry occupational hazards - A review.International Journal of Oral-Medical Sciences. 2011, Vol. 10, No. 2, p.114-124.
  6. Dr. Kalwa Pavankumar, Dr. Amar A Sholapurkar, Dr. Vajendra Joshi. "Nasopalatine duct cyst & its surgical management - A case report”. Journal of Dental Clinics & Research.Jan/April 2010, Vol. 6, No.1: 81-86.
  7. Dr. K. Butchi Babu, Dr. Kalwa Pavankumar, Dr. B.R. Anuradha, Dr. Nupur Arora “Hereditary gingival fibromatosis – A case report & its management with a novel surgical technique” Revista Sul-Brasileira de Odontologia (RSBO). 2011 Oct-Dec; 8(4):453-8.
  8. Dr. Vajendra Joshi, Dr. Kalwa Pavankumar, Dr. Venkata Ramana, Dr. Shalini Joshi, Dr. Saritha M, “Bilateral fusion of the mandibular primary incisors: A case report,” Int J Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology 2011; Vol. 2 (2): 40-43.
  9. Dr. Kalwa Pavankumar. "Oral malodour and its management: A periodontal perspective" J Oral Health Comm Dent 2009; 3(1):1-8.
  10. Dr. Kalwa Pavankumar. “Esthetic gingival depigmentation - A case report”. The Journal of tthe Indian Academy of Aesthetic & Cosmetic Dentistry, August 2008; Vol. 5: 33-36.
  11. Dr. Kalwa Pavankumar, Dr. R. Mythili. “Sub-epithelial connective tissue graft for the treatment of localized plaque induced gingival recession: - A case report.” The Journal of the Indian Academy of Aesthetic & Cosmetic Dentistry, March 2008; Vol. 5: 33-36.
  12. Dr. Kalwa Pavankumar. “Plunging ranula & its management – A case report’. Journal of Pierre Fauchard Academy, December 2008, Vol. 22, No. 4: 140-143.
  13. Dr. Kalwa Pavankumar. “Cemento ossifying fibroma of mandible – A case report’. Journal of Pierre Fauchard Academy, September 2009, Vol. 23, No. 3: 86-91.
  14. Dr. Kalwa Pavankumar, Dr. R. Mythili, Dr. S. Senthil Kumar, “Alveolar ridge augmentation – A case report”. Clinical Dentistry, July 2009; Vol. 3, Issue 7: 40-47.
  15. Dr. Kalwa Pavankumar, “Compound composite odontome – A case report”. Clinical Dentistry, May 2009; Vol. 3, Issue 5: 25-32.
  16. Dr. Kalwa Pavankumar, Dr. R. Mythili. "Management of drug induced gingival enlargement (Ca Channel Blockers) – A case report." Clinical Dentistry, Feb 2008; Vol. 2, Issue 6: 33-37.
  17. Dr. Kalwa Pavankumar. “Bone grafts in periodontal regeneration – A boon to Periodontist.” Clinical Dentistry, November 2009; Vol. 3, Issue 11: 39-45.
  18. Dr. Kalwa Pavankumar. "Coronally repositioned flap for the treatment of Millers class I gingival recession - A case report". Kerala Dental Journal, April 2010, Vol.33, No.2, 94-96.
  19. Dr. Kalwa Pavankumar, Dr. R. Mythili. “Lateral periodontal cyst & its management – A case report.” Kerala Dental Journal, July 2008; Vol. 31(3):13-15.
  20. Dr. Kalwa Pavankumar. “Forensic dentistry". Kerala Dental Journal, July 2009; Vol. 32 (3): 159-160.
  21. Dr. Kalwa Pavankumar, "Protocol for the dental management of patients with HIV disease – An Overview." IDA Times, September 2010; Vol. 6, Issue 9: 7 - 9.
  22. Dr. Kalwa Pavankumar. “Myths and facts in dentistry.” Oral Health, Dec 2009; Vol. III, Issue 12: 19-22.
  23. Dr. Kalwa Pavankumar. “Odontogenic myxoma of mandible - A case report”. Manipal Odontoscope, May 2009; Vol.1 (3): 83-85.
  24. Dr. Krishna Prasad Shetty, Dr. Kalwa Pavankumar, Dr. Sujatha Gopal, "Gingival esthetics, restorative contours and concepts in smile design." Clinical Dentistry, August 2011; Vol. 5, Issue 8: 56-60.
  25. Dr. M. Durga Prasad, Dr. Kalwa Pavankumar, Dr. K. Butchi Babu, “Assessment of the relationship between smoking, folic acid, vitamin B12 and haematological variables in patients with chronic periodontitis.” Clinical Dentistry, September 2011; Vol. 5, Issue 9: 73-80.
  26. Dr. Sujatha Gopal, Dr. Kalwa Pavankumar, Dr. Krishna Prasad Shetty, Dr. Vikas Jindal, Dr. Saritha M, “Interrelationship of endodontic - periodontal lesions: An overview.” Indian Journal of Dental Sciences, June 2011; Vol. 3, Issue 2: 55-59.
  27. Dr. K. Butchi Babu, Dr. Kalwa Pavankumar, Dr. P. Krishnanjaneya Reddy, Dr. Mohd. Wizarath Hussain, “Treatment of intrabony defects using autogenous bone particulate - A case report.” Clinical Dentistry, August 2010; Vol. 4, Issue 8: 35 – 40.
  28. Dr. B.R. Anuradha, Dr. Kalwa Pavankumar, Dr. M. Durga Prasad, “A comparative study of cyanoacrylate adhesive and conventional sutures in periodontal surgery.” Clinical Dentistry, April 2011; Vol. 5, Issue 4: 39-48.
  29. Dr. G. Durga Prasad, Dr. Kalwa Pavankumar, "Assessment of female skeletal maturation by comparing three different radiographic techniques." Clinical Dentistry, July 2011; Vol. 5, Issue 7: 38-44.
  30. Dr. K. Butchi Babu, Dr. Kalwa Pavankumar, Dr P. Krishnanjaneya Reddy, Dr B. Chandrahas, "Free gingival graft: a promising periodontal procedure for the treatment of localized plaque induced gingival recession - A case report" Guident, November  2010; Vol. 3, Issue 12: 41-44.
  31. Dr. B.R. Anuradha, Dr. Kalwa Pavankumar. "Diabetes as a risk factor for periodontal disease: Current status and management." Guident, January 2011; Vol. 4, Issue 2: 57-61.
  32. Dr. K. Butchi Babu, Dr. Kalwa Pavankumar, Dr. Sushma Naag, Dr. P. Anoop Kumar, “Peripheral ossifying fibroma." Kerala Dental Journal, October 2010, Vol.33, No.4, 219-221.
  33. Dr. Raju H.G., Dr. S.S. Hiremath, Dr. Kalwa Pavankumar, "A study of periodontal status and treatment needs among 15 years and above old patients attending Government Dental College, Bangalore.” Journal of Indian Association of Public Health Dentistry, Dec 2010; Issue16: 83-90.
  34. Dr. Shalini Joshi, Dr. Chandrashekar Sajjan, Dr. Kalwa Pavankumar, “Evolution of ceramic processing techniques” Guident, March 2011; Vol. 4, Issue 4: 19-22.
  35. Dr. Harikiran Ponnuru, Dr. Chaitanya Nallan, Dr. Kalwa Pavankumar, “Ozone in dental practice – An overview.” Guident, April 2011; Vol. 4, Issue 5: 71-73.