Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics

Email : [email protected]



Saveetha Dental College, Chennai

The T.N. Dr. M.G.R. Medical University

September, 1999  


S.D.M College of Dental Sciences, Dharwad

Karnataka University

May, 1995


  1. Organising Committee Member in 41st IDA AP State Dental Conference, Visakhapatnam held in November 2022.
  2. Organising Committee Member in 22nd IACDE National PG Convention at GSL Dental College, Rajahmundry held in March 2022. 
  3. Awarded Best Paper Scientific Presentation at 12th IFEA World Endodontic Online congress 202One held during 31st July to 1st August 2021
  4. Associate Editor in the Editorial Board of Journal of Conservative Dentistry
  5.   Member of the Editorial Board of Endodontology Journal
  6.   Section Editor (Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics) in Journal of Indian Dental Association
  7.   Recognised as Guide for Guiding Research Work in Conservative Dentistry &Endodontics for the award of Ph.D. Degree of Dr.N.T.R. University of Health Sciences, Vijayawada
  8.   Organizing Secretary of 33rd IACDE National Conference, Vijayawada in 2018
  9.   Convenor at 67th Indian Dental Conference, Hyderabad in 2014
  10.   Vice President In IACDE from 2013 – 2014
  11.   Executive Committee Member in IACDE from 2011 – 2012
  12.   Voluntary faculty UB School of Dental Medicine, USA
  13.   Central Council Member in Indian Dental Association
  14.   Honorary Faculty in Buffalo University, USA
  15.   Associate Editor in Journal of Orofacial Sciences
  16.   Convenor at Indian Dental Conference in 2004 at Vijayawada
  17.   Contributing author in Textbook of Grossman’s Endodontic Practice- 13th Edition published by Wolters Kluwer Pvt.Ltd., India


  1. Keerthi M, Sridevi E, Sankar AS, Nagesh B, Pranitha K, Sankar KS. Evaluation of the stress generated during biomechanical preparation with nickel–titanium rotary endodontic file using finite element analysis. Saudi Endodontic Journal. 2024 Jan 1;14(1):63-8.
  2. Baddam VRR, Bommireddy VS, Bhimireddy A, Tejasri T, Bolla N. Impact of Sense of Coherence on Oral Health, International Dental Journal, Volume 73, Supplement 1, 2023, Page S38, ISSN 0020-6539, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.identj.2023.07.647.
  3. Roopadevi Garlapati, Praveen Kumar Gali, Nagesh Bolla, Bandlapally Srreenivasa Guptha Anila, Sayesh Vemuri, Bandaru Pydiah Naidu. A confocal laser scanning microscopic evaluation of nonthermal atmospheric plasma on the dentinal tubule penetration of bioceramic and epoxy resin-based root canal sealers. Journal of Conservative Dentistry 2023;26(3):265-270.
  4. Nagesh Bolla, Aameena Banu Mayana, Praveen Kumar Gali, Sayesh Vemuri, Roopadevi Garlapati, Shaik Afreen Kamal. Effect of nonthermal atmospheric plasma on bond strength of composite resin using total-etch and self-etch adhesive systems. Journal of Conservative Dentistry 2023;26(3):292-298.
  5. Viswas E, Krishna VS, Sridevi E, Sankar AJ, Sankar KS, Nagesh B. Assessment of surface topographic changes of nickel–titanium rotary endodontic file at repeated usage: An in vitro study. Endodontology 2023;35:149-54.
  6. Yandra Lakshmi Suvarna, Garlapati Roopadevi,Bolla Nagesh, Vemuri Sayesh, Badaru Pydiah Naidu, KVNS Sruti, Mayana Aameena Banu, Shaik Afreen Kamal. Effect of 3% Grape Seed Extract on the Bond Strength of Bleached Enamel with Natural and Commercially Available Bleaching Agents: An In-vitro Study. Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research 2023; 17(1): ZC01-ZC04.
  7. Niharika Halder, Sayesh Vemuri, Bandlapally Sreenivasa Guptha Anila, Nagesh Bolla, Roopadevi Garlapati, Ram Chowdary Basam. To compare the efficacy of various organic solvents on retrievability of Biodentine and their effect on microhardness of Biodentine and radicular dentin: An in vitro study. Journal of Conservative Dentistry | Volume 26 | Issue 1 | January-February 2023.
  8. Ram Basam Chowdary, Sravanthi Tammineedi, Bolla Nagesh, Sayesh Vemuri, Ram Sunil Chukka, Lakshman Chowdary Basam, Anila BS. Perception and Practice of Shade Selection Principles among Postgraduates and Dental Practitioners in India: A Cross-sectional Survey. Journal of Oral Health and Community Dentistry, Volume 16 Issue 3 (September–December 2022).
  9. Mayana Aameenabanu, Tammineedi Sravanthi, Nagesh Bolla, Sayesh Vemuri, Ram Chowdary Basam, Roopadevi Garlapati, Ram Sunil Chukka. Evidence of improved bond strength of resin-based sealer with the use of natural antioxidants on hypochlorite treated dentin: an in vitro study. Medicine and Pharmacy Reports 2022;95(3):300-4. 
  10. Reshma Parveen Shaik, Ram Sunil Chukka, Anila Bandlapally, Sayesh Vemuri, Nagesh Bolla, Ram Chowdary Basam, Sravanthi Tammineedi. Assessment of postoperative pain after single-visit root canal treatment using rotary and reciprocating file systems: an in vivo study. Journal of Dental Anesthesia and Pain Medicine 2022;22(4):267-275.
  11. Dabburi Tirumala, Tammineedi Sravanthi, Bolla Nagesh, Chukka Ram Sunil, Basam Ram Chowdary, Polineni Swapnika. Effect of the different chromatic filters of the dental operating microscope on the volumetric shrinkage, surface hardness, and depth of cure of bulk fill composite. Medicine and Pharmacy Reports 2022; 95 (2):197-202.
  12. Mayana Aameena Banu, Nagesh Bolla, Sravanthi Tammineedi, Sayesh Vemuri, Ram Chowdary Basam, Anil Kumar Ganapati. Effect of nonthermal atmospheric plasma, grape seed extract, and bromelain on immediate bonding of composite to bleached and microabraded surfaces. Journal of Conservative Dentistry 2022;25(1):42-6.
  13. Shaik Afreen Kamal, Roopadevi Garlapati, Nagesh Bolla, Sayesh Vemuri, Bandaru Pydiahnaidu, Yandra Lakshmi Suvarna. Comparison of sealing ability of mineral trioxide aggregate, biodentine with and without bioactive glass as furcation repair materials: An ultraviolet spectrophotometric analysis. Endodontology;34(1):45-9.
  14. Gangavarapu Eswar Kowsik, Roopadevi Garlapati, Nagesh Bolla, Sayesh Vemuri, Chukka Ram Sunil, Keerthi Priya Nandipati. Effect of Calcium Hydroxide (CH), Triple Antibiotic Paste (TAP), Nano-sized CH and Nano-sized TAP as Intracanal Medicament on the Push-out Bond Strength of Biodentine: An In-vitro Study. Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research 2022;16(3):ZD18-ZD22.
  15. Sravanthi Tammineedi, Nagesh Bolla, Ram Chowdary Basam, Sayesh Vemuri, Ramsunil Chukka, Lakshman Chowdary Basam. Knowledge, attitude, and practice of Indian Endodontic postgraduate students regarding the COVID – 19 pandemic and its consequences: A cross-sectional study. Journal of Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences 2022;10(4): 252-60.
  16. Kukunuru Gayatri, Sravanthi Tammineedi, Nagesh Bolla, Sayesh Vemuri, Ram Chowdary Basam, Chukka. Ram Sunil. Effect of autoclaving on the cyclic fatigue resistance of nickel titanium rotary instruments: An in vitro study. Journal of Conservative Dentistry 2021;24(5):440-44.
  17. Shaik Reshma Parveen, Bandlapally Sreenivasagupthaanila, Sravanthi Tammineedi, Sayesh Vemuri, Nagesh Bolla. Management of Bilateral Maxillary Second Molars with Extra Palatal Root: A Case Report. Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research. 2021 Oct, Vol-15(10): ZD09-ZD11.
  18. Bolla Nagesh, Kommineni Harika Chowdary, Praveen Kumar Gali, Tammineedi Sravanthi, Lakshmi Bhavani Potru, Aameena Banu Mayana. Effect of nonthermal atmospheric plasma on the shear bond strength of composite resin after using different tooth whitening systems: An in vitro study. Journal of Conservative Dentistry 2021;24(2):143-48.
  19. Roopadevi Garlapati, Kolluri Mohana Chandra, Praveen Kumar Gali, Bolla Nagesh, Sayesh Vemuri, N. Gomathi. Effect of nonthermal atmospheric plasma on the push-out bond strength of epoxy resin-based and bioceramic root canal sealers: An in vitro study. Journal of Conservative Dentistry 2021;24(1):41-45.
  20. Bandaru Yamini, Praveen Kumar Gali, Bolla Nagesh, Sujana Varri, Roopadevi Garlapati, K. Madhu Kiran Naik. Effect of indirect ultrasonic activation of modified bioceramic materials on the bond strength and tubular penetration in root canals. Dental Research Journal 2021;18(1):18-45.
  21. Pydiahnaidu Bandaru, Nagesh Bolla, Rupadevi Garlapati, Sayesh Vemuri, Yamini Bandaru. Repair bond strength of aged resin composite using different surface treatments and bonding protocols. International Journal of Dental Materials 2021;3(2):51-57. 
  22. Dabburi T, Basam RC, Bolla N, Sravanthi T, Bandaru Y. Endodontic Management of Four Rooted Maxillary Second Molar – A Case Report. Clinical Dent 2020;14;28-32.
  23. Polineni S, Damaraju B, Bolla N, Sunil C, Krishna NV, Sreeha K. Comparative evaluation of apical extrusion of intracanal bacteria using ProTaper Next, Mtwo, and ProTaper rotary systems: An in vitro study. J Conserv Dent 2020;23(3):314-8.
  24. Kosaraju D, Bolla N, Garlapati RD, Surapaneni S. “Effect of coronal flaring on apical extrusion of debris using rotary and reciprocating single file systems: An in vitro study.”Int J Appl Dent Sci 2020;6(3):307-13.
  25. Pallewar AM, Garlapati R, Nagesh B, Gali PK, Sunil CR, Sujana V. Effect of NaOCl and EDTA solutions on Topography of ESX, TruShape and ProTaper Gold NiTi Rotary Instruments – An Atomic Force Microscopic Study. J Conserv Dent 2019;22(5):459-63.
  26. Prasanthi P, Garlapati R, Nagesh B, Sujana V, Naik KM, Yamini B. “Effect of 17% ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid and 0.2% chitosan on pushout bond strength of biodentine and ProRoot mineral trioxide aggregate: An in vitro study.” J Conserv Dent 2019: 22( 4) : 387-90.
  27. Shaik I, Bolla N, Dasari B, Bhattacharjee AP.”Endodontic Management of Various Canal Morphologies in Maxillary First Molars: A Series of Four Case Reports.” Front Dent 2019 Oct;16(3):230-7.
  28. Kosaraju D, Garlapati R, Bolla N, Potru LB, Billa M. Prevalence of MB2 Canals in Maxillary Second and First Molars in Coastal Andhra Population – A Cone Beam Computed Tomography Study. JIDA 2018;12 (11) :25-30.
  29. Izaz S, Bolla N, Dasari B, Guntaka S. “Endodontic Management of Calcified Oehler’s Type IIIb Dens Invaginatus in Permanent Maxillary Lateral Incisor Using Cone Beam Computed Tomography.” J Dent Shiraz Univ Med Sci 2018;19(3): 243-7.
  30. Deepthi V, Mallikarjun E, Nagesh B, Mandava P. “Effect of acidic pH on microhardness and microstructure of theraCal LC, endosequence, mineral trioxide aggregate, and biodentine when used as root repair material.” J Conserv Dent 2018;21(4): 408-12.
  31. Izaz S, Dasari B, Bolla N, Neelakantan P. “Unusual root canal morphology of mandibular first premolar and its management: A rare case report.” J Conserv Dent 2018;21(3): 344-47.
  32. Izaz S, Mandava P, Bolla N, Dasari B. Atypical anatomy of maxillary second premolar with three roots and four canals. J Conserv Dent 2017;20(5):370-3.
  33. Priyadarshini BI, Jayaprakash T, Nagesh B, Sunil CR, Sujana V, Deepa VL. One-year comparative evaluation of Ketac Nano with resin-modified glass ionomer cement and Giomer in noncarious cervical lesions: A randomized clinical trial. J Conserv Dent 2017 ;20(3):204-9.
  34. Izaz S, Dasari B, Bolla N, Vundavalli D, Kallepalli S. Healing outcome of large peri-apical radicular cyst in maxillary canine region treated using MTA with 24 months of follow up – A Case Report. JIDA 2017;11(7):23-7.
  35. Izaz S, Nagesh B, Dasari B, Sirla P, Elaparolu M.”Use of novel method of fibersitepreshaped abutment post for the aesthetic treatment of severely compromised maxillary central incisor with 1 year follow-up a case report.” Ind J Conserv Endod 2017;2(1) : 31-4.
  36. Izaz S, Nagesh B, Sunil CH, Dasari B. Endodontic management of a hidden middle distal canal in mandibular first molar with post-operative CBCT-a case report. Ind J Conserv  Endod 2016;1(2):65-8.
  37. Madhuri GV, Varri S, Bolla N, Mandava P, Akkala LS, Shaik J.”Comparison of bond strength of different endodontic sealers to root dentin: An in vitro push-out test.” J Conserv Dent 2016;19(5): 461-5.
  38. Bollu IP, Velagula LD, Bolla N, Kumar KK, Hari A, Thumu J. Histologicalevaluation of mineral trioxide aggregate and enamel matrix derivative combination in direct pulp capping: An in vitro study. J Conserv Dent 2016;19(6):536-40.
  39. Bollu IP, Hari A, Thumu J, Velagula LD, Bolla N, Varri S, Kasaraneni S, Nalli SV. “Comparative evaluation of microleakage between nano-ionomer, giomer and resin modified glass ionomer cement in class V cavities-CLSM study.” J Clin Diagn Res 2016;10(5): ZC66-70.
  40. Nagesh B, Jeevani E, Sujana V, Damaraju B, Sreeha K, Ramesh P. “Scanning electron microscopy (SEM) evaluation of sealing ability of MTA and EndoSequence as root-end filling materials with chitosan and carboxymethyl chitosan (CMC) as retrograde smear layer removing agents.” J Conserv Dent 2016; 19(2): 143-6.
  41. Polineni S, Bolla N, Mandava P, Vemuri S, Mallela M. “Marginal adaptation of newer root canal sealers to dentin: A SEM study.” J Conserv Dent 2016;19(4):11-4.
  42. Vemuri S, Kolanu SK, Varri S, Pabbati RK, Penumaka R, Bolla N.”Effect of different final irrigating solutions on smear layer removal in apical third of root canal: A scanning electron microscope study.” J Conserv Dent 2016;19(1): 87-90.
  43. Pathan AB, Bolla N, Kavuri SR, Sunil CR, Damaraju B, Pattan SK. “Ability of three desensitizing agents in dentinal tubule obliteration and durability: An in vitro study. J Conserv Dent 2016(1): 31-36.
  44. Mandava P, Bolla N, Thumu J, Vemuri S, Chukka S. Microleakage around retrograde filling materials prepared using conventional and ultrasonic techniques. J Clin Diagn Res 2015;9(2):ZC43-6.
  45. Shenoy A, Mandava P, Bolla N, Vemuri S. A novel technique for removal of broken instrument from root canal in mandibular second molar. Indian J Dent Res 2014;25(1):107-10.
  46. Kolanu SK, Bolla N, Varri S, Thummu J, Vemuri S, Mandava P. “Evaluation of correlation between apical diameter and file size using PropexPixi apex locator.” J Clin Diagn Res 2014;8(12): ZC18-20.
  47. Jeevani E, Jayaprakash T, Bolla N, Vemuri S, Sunil CR, Kalluru RS.”Evaluation of sealing ability of MM-MTA, Endosequence, and biodentine as furcation repair materials: UV spectrophotometric analysis.” J Conserv Dent 2014;17( 4): 340-3.
  48. Shaik J, Garlapati R, Nagesh B, Sujana V, Jayaprakash T, Naidu S. “Comparative evaluation of antimicrobial efficacy of triple antibiotic paste and calcium hydroxide using chitosan as carrier against Candida albicans and Enterococcus faecalis: An in vitro study.” J Conserv Dent 2014;17(4): 335-9.
  49. Samyuktha V, Ravikumar P, Nagesh B, Ranganathan K, Jayaprakash T, Sayesh. “Cytotoxicity evaluation of root repair materials in human-cultured periodontal ligament fibroblasts.” J Conserv Dent 2014; 17(5): 467-70.
  50. Shenoy A, Ahmaduddin, NB, Raj S, Mandava P, Nayak S. “Effect of final irrigating solution on smear layer removal and penetrability of the root canal sealer.” J Conserv Dent 2014; 17(1):40-4.
  51. Bolla N, Naik BD, Kavuri SR, Sriram SK. Radix Entomolaris: A Case Report. Endod 2013;25(1):121-4.
  52. Shenoy A, Bolla N, Sarath RK, Ram CS. “Assessment of precipitate formation on interaction of irrigants used in different combinations: An in vitro study.” Indian J Dent Res 2013;24(4): 451-5.
  53. Mandava P, Vemuri S, Bolla N, Kavuri SR. “Management of vertically fractured endodontically treated molars.” J Dr NTR Univ Health Sci 2013; 2(4): 307-9.
  54. Shenoy A, Mandava P, Bolla N, Raj S, Kurien J, Prathap MS. “Antibacterial efficacy of sodium hypochlorite with a novel sonic agitation device.” Indian J Dent Res2013;24 (5): 537-41.
  55. Bolla N, Nalli SM, Sujana, Kumar KK, Ranganathan, Raj S. “Cytotoxic evaluation of two chlorine-releasing irrigating solutions on cultured human periodontal ligament fibroblasts.” J Dr NTR Univ Health Sci 2013:2(1): 42-6.
  56. Shenoy A, Bolla N, Vemuri S, Kurian J.”Endodontic retreatment-unusual anatomy of a maxillary second and mandibular first premolar: report of two cases.” Indian J Dent Res 2013;24 (1): 123-7.
  57. Archana MS, Sujana V, Nagesh B, Babu PJ. Revascularization – an overview. J Int Dent Med Res 2012;5(1):55-9.
  58. Sunil CR, Sujana V, Choudary TM, Nagesh B. In vitro action of various carbamide peroxide gel bleaching agents on the micro hardness of human enamel. Contemp Clin Dent 2012;3(2):193-6.
  59. Deepa VL, Bolla N, Indira P, Sravanthi, Bhargavi. “A Study to Compare the Micro-shear Bond Strength of Coronal Dentin and Pulp Chamber Dentin using three Dentin Bonding Systems.” Ind J Pub Health Res Development 2012;3(4): 156-60.
  60. Kanumuru NR, Bolla N, Kumar R, Kulandaivela A. Evaluation of bactericidal effect of Nd:YaG laser on enterococcus faecalisVs calcium hydroxide in root canal system: An Vitro study. JIDA 2012;6(2):83-85.
  61. Varri S, Chukka RS, Bolla N, Kavuri SR, Kumari S. “Endodontic retreatment: Rotary versus hand instrumentation: An in vitro study.” J Dr NTR Univ Health Sci 2012;1(2): 116-9.
  62. Ahmeduddin M, Nagesh B, Reddy KN, Raj KS. “An assessment of bactericidal effect of two different types of lasers on enterococcus faecalis: An in vitro study.” J Dent Lasers 2012;6(1): 2-6.
  63. Bolla N, Kavuri SR, Tanniru HI, Vemuri S, Shenoy A.”Comparative evaluation of antimicrobial efficacy of odontopaste, chlorhexidine and propolis as root canal medicaments against enterococcus faecalis and candida albicans.”  J Int Dent Med Res 2012;5(1): 14-25.
  64. Bolla N, Sarath RK, Sunila C. “Comparative evaluation of effectiveness of sodium dichloroisocyanurate and calcium hydroxide against Candida albicans.”  J Contemp Dent Pract 2012:13(5) 665-70.
  65. Bolla N, Naik BD, Sunil, Raj KS, Ahmed. Repair of supracrestal perforation and furcation perforation with mineral trioxide aggregrate-Two case reports. Endod 2011;23(1):68-71.
  66. Bolla N, Naik BD, Kavuri SR, Velagala LD. Obturation of a Retained Primary Mandibular Second Molar with missing successor using Gutta-Percha – A Case Report. JIDA 2011;5(2):194-5.
  67. Bolla N, Kavuri SR. “Maxillary canine with two root canals.” J Conserv Dent 2011; 14(1): 80-2.
  68. Sujana V, Sunil Ch R, Nagesh B, Reddy B. Comparative Evaluation of Surface Topography and Fracture resistance of Teeth Restored with Condensable Glass Ionomer and Posterior Composite Resin:-An Invitro SEM study. J Orofac Sci2010; 2(3):4-8.
  69. Bolla N, Kavuri SR, Velagala LD. Retained Primary Mandibular Second Molar Obturation. Clinical Dent 2010;52-55.
  70. Nagesh B, Reddy K, Raj K, Ahmeduddine M, Rao S. “Comparative evaluation of penetrating ability of Diode laser in circumpulpal and deep root canal dentin–A microbiological study.” Solaze-J Laser Dent 2010;4(2): 18-20.
  71. Bolla N, Sarath RK, Sunil CH, Chaitanya. Comparative Evaluation of Effectiveness of Sodium Dichloroisocyanurate and Calcium Hydroxide Against Candida Albicans. J Orofac Sci 2009;1(2):51-53.
  72. Bolla N, Naik BD, Sujana, Sarath RK, Ahmeduddin M. Retreatment of the Root Canal Treated teeth with missed canals: A Report of Two Cases. AP State Dent J 2009;2(2):43-6.
  73. Raj KS, Nagesh B, Reddy B. “Accessing root canal systems: Knowledge base and clinical techniques.” J Orofac Sci 2009;1(2): 9-12.
  74. Bolla N, Madhusudana M, Raj SK, Sujana CH, Hema Iswarya. “[MTA]-The Material of Choice In Endodontics–A Review.” J Orofac Sci 2009;1(1): 4-6.
  75. Reddy KB, Bolla N, Priyadarshini I. “Endodontic Treatment In The Management of Endodontic-Periodontic Lesions-A Case Report.” J Orofac Sci 2009;1(1): 37-9.