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Faculty Member Details

Staff Id : 05223
Name : Dr. K. RAJASIGAMANI
Designation : PROFESSOR & DEAN
Qualification : M.D.S
Specialization : ORTHODONTICS & DENTOFACIAL ORTHOPEDICS
Date of Birth : 19-07-1963
Date of Joining : 09-05-2001
Present Address Contact Number E-Mail Address
14, NEW DOCTORS QUARTERS
ANNAMALAI NAGAR
CHIDAMBARAM - 608002,
9443177388krajasiga@gmail.com
Research Guidance
Discipline Awarded Guidance
M.Phil./M.E./M.Sc. 6660
Ph.D. 22


Conference /Seminar / Symposia / Workshop
Conference Seminar Symposia Workshop
National International
Attended 21313-5
Conducted 2-6-1


Research Projects
Major Projects Minor Projects Total Amount (Rs.)
Completed ---
Ongoing ---
Teaching and Research Experience Industry Experience
16 Years -
Journals Conference Books Published Popular Article
National International National International
11 7 - - 63

List of Publications - National
Brindha M, KumaranNK,Rajasigamani K., "“Evaluation of tensile strength and surface topography of orthodontic wires after infection control procedures: An in vitro study”..", J Pharm Bioall Sci , Volume 06, Number 05, 2014, pp. 44-48. 2014.
Dr.Santhana Krishanan, Dr.K.Rajasigamani, Dr.N.Kurunji kumaran, Dr.V.Venkataramana., "“Force systems in orthodontics -– An overview of traditional and recent concepts”..", Journal of Indian dental association Tamilnadu, Volume 05, Number 06, Jan 2013, pp. 1-3. 2013.
Dr.Sathish Kumar N, Dr.Diviya K, Dr. Appasaheb Naragond, Dr.Smitha Naragond, Dr.K.Rajasigamani, Dr.V.Bhaskar, "Obstructive Sleep Apnea- An Orthodontic review.", IOSR Journal of Dental and Medical Sciences (JDMS)., Volume 09, Number 06, Sep 2013, pp. 68-72. 2013.
Ramya.V, Kurunji Kumaran.N,Rajasigamani.K, Chenguttuvan R.S. , "“Is nickel titanium superior to multistranded stainless steel wire in aligning crowded lower anteriors? A comparative invivo study”. .", IOSR Journal of Dental and Medical Sciences (JDMS)., Volume 09, Number 03, 2013, pp. 47-51. 2013.
Venkataramana V, Rajasigamani K, Kurunjikumaran N, Chidambaram, Mohammed Arafath, "The Effects of Bisphosphonate [ Pamidronate] On Orthodontic tooth movement in Rabbits.", IOSR Journal of Dental and Medical Sciences (JDMS)., Volume 01, Number 05, Sep 2012, pp. 12-14. 2012.
Dr.V.Bhaskar, Dr.K.Rajasigamani, Dr.M.Murasim, "The ''Medically compromised orthodontic patient” .", Journal of Indian dental association Tamilnadu, Volume 04, Number 15, Dec 2012, pp. 1-4. 2012.
Venkataramana V, Rajasigamani K, Ravindranath M.J, Bhaskar V, Santhana Krishnan, S.N.Reddy, "A Bimaxillary protrusion patient with impacted multiple supernumery teeth- A Case report .", Journal of medical research and practice, Volume 01, Number 04, 2012, pp. 89-92. 2012.
Rajasigamani K, Kurunji Kumaran N, Sethupathy S, Madhavan Nirmal S, Venkataramana, "Effects of diclofenac sodium at low concentration level on the rate of orthodontic tooth movement in rat.", Annals and Essences of Dentistry, Volume 04, Number 01, Jan 2012, pp. 14-20. 2012.
Venkataramana V, Rajasigamani K, Kurunjikumaran N,Bhaskar V, Senthil Koumaran, "Overview of Clinical issues associated with Bisphosphonates in General dentistry and Orthodontic Speciality.", Annals and Essences of Dentistry, Volume 04, Number 04, 2012, pp. 8-10. 2012.
Dr.K.Karthick. Dr.V.Bhaskar, Dr.K.Rajasigamani , "Estimation of the level of alkaline phosphatase in GCF during retraction stage (En-Masse).", Indian Journal of Multidisciplinary Dentistry, Volume 06, Number 08, 2010, pp. 6-8. 2010.
Venkatramann V, Swapna M, Rajassigamani K, Goweishankar D, Srinivas Rao, "Endo- Orthodontics inside and outside the root traction tasks to be tackled.", Annals and Essences of Dentistry, Volume 02, Number 03, Jul 2010, pp. 141-148. 2010.
List of Publications - International
Krishnan, K. V, N. Kurunji Kumaran, Vidyaa Hari Iyer, K.Rajasigamani, "Laser Etched Vs Conventional Etched enamel- Effect on Shear bond Strength of Orthodontic Brackets.", International journal of laser dentistry. , Volume 03, Number 01, Jan 2013, pp. 1-6. 2013.
”. K. V. Krishnan, BDS, MDS/ /N.Kurunji Kumaran,BDS, MDS, PGDHM, PhD / K.Rajasigamani, BDS, MDS V. Vijay, BDS, MDS/ R.S.Rajaram, BDS, MDS/ V.Bhaskar, BDS, MDS, "Speedy orthodontics-A case report.", World Journal of Orthodontics, Volume 14, Number 02, 2013, pp. 96-100. 2013.
Anilkumar Katta, Venkataramana Vannala, Kurunji Kumaran Navaneethakrishnan, Rajasigamani Kandasamy, Bhaskar Venkatachalam, Mohammed Arafath, "“Coated, uncoated stainless steel ligatures versus Self ligation- In the perspective of friction”. .", POJ, Volume 05, Number 02, 2013, pp. 60-66. 2013.
VenkataramanaV, Rajasigamani K, Nirmal Madhavan, S.N.Reddy, Karthik, Kurunji Kumaran N, "Inhibitory Effect of Bisphosphonate [ Pamidronate] on orthodontic tooth movement in Newzealand Albino Rabbits..", Journal of international dental and medical research, Volume 05, Number 03, Sep 2012, pp. 136-142. 2012.
Gowri Sankar Singaraju, Venkataramana Vannala, Rajasigamani K, Kolasani Srinivasa Rao, Infan Adil.,, "Management of medically compromised cases in orthodontic practice .", Asian journal of medical sciences , Volume 01, Number 01, Jan 2010, pp. 68-74. 2010.
Badri Thiruvenkatacharia, Pavithranand Ammayappan, Rajasigamani, Kandaswamy, "Comparison of rate of canine retraction with conventional molar anchorange and titanium implant anchorage.", American journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopeadics, Volume 134, Number 1, Jan 2008, pp. 30-53. 2008.
.,BadriThiruvenkatacharia , A.Pavithranand , K.Rajasigamani, Hee Moon Kyung., "Comparision and measurement of anchorage loss of molars with and without the use of implant anchorage during canine retraction.", American journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics Volume, Volume 129, Number 4, Apr 2006, pp. 551-554. 2006.
List of Book Published
Dr.S. Gowri Sankar, Text book of orthodontics, PARAS MEDIAL PUBLICATION, HYDRABAD: PARAS, 978-81-8191-328-9, pp. 302-317. Sep 2011, http://www.paras.com/.
Dr.S. Gowri Sankar, Text book of orthodontics, PARAS MEDIAL PUBLICATION, HYDRABAD: PARAS, 978-81-8191-328-9, pp. 384-419. Sep 2011, http://www.paras.com/.
Dr.S. Gowri Sankar, Text book of orthodontics, PARAS MEDIAL PUBLICATION, HYDRABAD: PARAS, 978-81-8191-328-9, pp. 493-501. Sep 2011, http://www.paras.com/.
Dr.S. Gowri Sankar, Text book of orthodontics, PARAS MEDIAL PUBLICATION, HYDRABAD: PARAS, 978-81-8191-328-9, pp. 502-509. Sep 2011, http://www.paras.com/.
Dr.S. Gowri Sankar, Text book of orthodontics, PARAS MEDIAL PUBLICATION, HYDRABAD: PARAS, 978-81-8191-328-9, pp. 577-595. Sep 2011, http://www.paras.com/.
Dr.S. Gowri Sankar, Text book of orthodontics, PARAS MEDIAL PUBLICATION, HYDRABAD: PARAS, 978-81-8191-328-9, pp. 710-723. Sep 2011, http://www.paras.com/.
List of Popular Article
BadriThiruvenkatacharia , A.Pavithranand , K.Rajasigamani, Hee Moon Kyung, Comparision and measurement of anchorage loss of molars with and without the use of implant anchorage during canine retraction, Elsevier Inc. (Cell Press) (Corporate Office) 600 Technology Square, 5th Floor, Cambridge, MA 02139: American journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, 08895406, pp. 551-554. Apr 2006, http://www.ajodo.org/.
Badri Thiruvenkatacharia, Pavithranand Ammayappan, Rajasigamani Kandaswamy, Comparison of rate of canine retraction with conventional molar anchorange and titanium implant anchorage, Elsevier Inc. (Cell Press) (Corporate Office) 600 Technology Square, 5th Floor, Cambridge, MA 02139: American journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, 08895406, pp. 30-53. Jan 2008, http://www.ajodo.org/.
K. V. Krishnan, BDS, MDS/N. Kurunji Kumaran, BDS, MDS, PhD/ K.Rajasigamani, BDS, MDS/ V. Vijay, BDS, MDS/ R.S.Rajaram, BDS, MDS/ V.Bhaskar, BDS, MDS, Speedy orthodontics-A case report, Quintessence Publishing, 4350 Chandler Dr, Hanover Park, Illinois 60133: World Journal of Orthodontics, 2160-2999, pp. 96-100. Jul 2013, http://www.quintpub.com/journals/wjo/gp.php?journal-name=WJO&name-abbr=WJO.
List of Awards /Honours / Memberships
INDIAN ORTHODONTIC SOCIETY - 1045
INDIAN DENTAL ASSOCIATION - 54927