Email : [email protected]


MDS (Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery):

College of Dental Surgery, Manipal
Mangalore University
December, 1986


Govt. Dental College, Hyderabad,
Osmania University
January, 1983.

Professional Appointments and Achievements:

  1.   Standing Committee Member of FDI on Membership Liaison & Support, 2016 – 2019.
  2.   Chairman – FDI Annual World Dental Congress, New Delhi-2014.
  3.   Chairman – 67th National IDA Conference,Hyderabad-2014.
  4.   Central Council Member for the past 18 years.
  5.   Member of various Sub Committees in Central Council for the past 18 years.
  6.   Voluntary Faculty – U.B.School of Dental Medicine,USA
  7.   Member, Dental Council of India December, 2008 – June, 2014. Elected from the Principals’ category representing all the dental institutions of the country.
  8.   Chairman, Board of Studies (P.G), Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences, Andhra Pradesh. From 2010 – till date.
  9.   Member, Board of Studies, Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences, Andhra Pradesh. (2006-2010)
  10.   Member, Academic Senate, Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences, Andhra Pradesh (2004-2010)
  11.   Member, Faculty of Dentistry, Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Karnataka (2011-till date)
  12.   Member, Academic Council, Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Karnataka.(2007-2009)
  13.   Chief Advisor, Journal of Oro facial sciences, (since 2009)
  14.   Editorial Board Member, Forum for Dental Student Research & Innovation, U.S.A. (since 2012)
  15.   Under graduate and Post Graduate External Examiner for Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, West Bengal University, Manipal University, M.M. University, Maharashtra Health University and Sri Ramachandra University for the past several years.
  16.   Internal Examiner for both Under graduate and Post graduate courses at Dr. N.T.R. University of Health Sciences, Vijayawada.
  17.   Post Graduate examination paper setter for West Bengal, Maharshi Markandeya, Sri Ramachandra and Manipal Universities.
  18.   Secretary – 58th National IDA l Conference, Vijayawada – 2004.
  19.   Member, Indian Dental Association (Life)
  20.   Member, Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons of India (Life)
  21.   Member, Indian Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Pathologists (Hon. Life)
  22.   Member, Indian Medical Association – Vijayawada (Life)
  23.   Member, Indian Society for Dental Research (Life)
  24.   Member, Indian Association of Forensic Odontologists (Life)
  25.   Member, Asian Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons
  26.   Member, International Association of Dental Research
  27.   Member, International Association of Pediatric Dentists
  28.   Member, International Association of Oral Pathologists
  29.   Member, American Academy of Implant Dentistry


  1. Raja Satish P., Guttikonda R., Prasad L.K., Pokala N. S., Nirmal D., Ermala A. Comparison of Efficacy Between New Method and Conventional Arch Bar Fixation Technique in Facial Bone Fracture Management – A Randomised Clinical Trail. JIDA 2023; XVII; 27-33.
  2. Natraj Gunti , Raja S Prathigudupu , Lingamaneni K Prasad, Deepthi N Gavarraju , Chakravarthi P, Pooja S Chunduru, Manoj Kumar Musunuri. Evaluating the Efficacy of Transresveratrol in Extraction Socket of Impacted Mandibular Third Molar: A Double-blind Study. World J Dent 2023;14(10):869–876.
  3. K. Ganesh Sai Sandeep Kumar, L. Krishna Prasad, P. Srinivas Chakravarthi, P. Raja Satish, Anand Vijay S, Vidya Sagar B and K. S. Deekshith. Evaluation of Socket Preservation Using Collagen Plug and Injectable Platelet Rich Fibrin in Extracted Sockets of Mandibular Molars: A Split Mouth Study. Dent Oral Biol Craniofacial Res doi: 10.31487/j.DOBCR.2023.02.01
  4. Lingamaneni KP, Bommireddy VS, Baddam VRR. Nicotine dependence among smokers using Fagerstrom Nicotine dependence test. International Dental Journal, Volume 73, Supplement 1, 2023, Page S38, ISSN 0020-6539, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.identj.2023.07.648.
  5. Bharath Joshi, Kiran Kumar Kattappagari, Krishna Prasad Lingamaneni, Venkat Ramana Reddy Baddam. Quantitative assessment of micronuclei in oral exfoliative buccal squamous cells in smokers,chewers and healthy individuals using Giemsa Stain and Papainicolous Stain. Clinical Dentistry 2021; XV; 12-21.
  6. Kattimani VS, Lingamaneni KP, Kreedapathi GE, Kattappagari KK. Socket preservation using eggshell-derived nanohydroxyapatite with platelet-rich fibrin as a barrier membrane: a new technique. J Korean Assoc Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2019 Dec;45(6):332-342. doi: 10.5125/jkaoms.2019.45.6.332. Epub 2019 Dec 26. PMID: 31966978; PMCID: PMC6955417.
  7. Kattimani V, Lingamaneni KP, Yalamanchili S, Mupparapu M. Use of eggshell- derived nano-hydroxyapatite as novel bone graft substitute-A randomized controlled clinical study. J Biomatter Appl. 2019 Oct;34(4):597-614. doi: 10.1177/0885328219863311. Epub 2019 Jul 19. PMID: 31324126.
  8. Kattimani VS, Lingamaneni KP. Natural bioceramics: our experience with changing perspectives in the reconstruction of maxillofacial skeleton. J Korean Assoc Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2019 Feb;45(1):34-42. doi: 10.5125/jkaoms.2019.45.1.34. Epub 2019 Feb 26. PMID: 30847295; PMCID: PMC6400697.
  9. Tiwari R, Chakravarthi PS, Kattimani VS, Lingamaneni KP. A Perioral Soft Tissue evaluation after Orthognathic Surgery Using Three-Dimensional Computed Tomography Scan. Open Dent J. 2018 Apr 30;12:366-376. doi: 10.2174/1874210601812010366. PMID: 29875889; PMCID: PMC5958298.
  10. Shaik TNS, Meka S, Ch PK, Kolli NND, Chakravarthi PS, Kattimani VS, L KP. Evaluation of modified nasal to oral endotracheal tube switch-For modified alar base cinching after maxillary orthognathic surgery. J Oral Biol Craniofac Res. 2017 May-Aug;7(2):75-80. doi: 10.1016/j.jobcr.2017.03.008. Epub 2017 Mar 23. PMID: 28706779; PMCID: PMC5497328.
  11. Susmita A, Kolli NN, Meka S, Chakravarthi SP, Kattimani VS, Lingamaneni KP, Shaik LS. An Evaluation of Use of Botulinum Toxin Type A in the Management of Dynamic Forehead Wrinkles – A Clinical Study. J Clin Diagn Res. 2016 Oct;10(10):ZC127-ZC131. doi: 10.7860/JCDR/2016/21904.8695. Epub 2016 Oct 1. PMID: 27891474; PMCID: PMC5121792.
  12. Shaik LS, Meka S, Kattimani VS, Chakravarthi SP, Kolli NN, Lingamaneni KP, Avvaru S, Tiwari R. The Effect of Ridge Expansion on Implant Stability in Narrow Partially Edentulous Ridges – A Preliminary Clinical Study. J Clin Diagn Res. 2016 Sep;10(9):ZC28-ZC33. doi: 10.7860/JCDR/2016/21286.8452. Epub 2016 Sep 1. PMID: 27790575; PMCID: PMC5072075.
  13. Kattimani VS, Chakravarthi PS, Prasad LK. Biograft Block Hydroxyapatite: A Ray of Hope in the Reconstruction of Maxillofacial Defects. J Craniofac Surg. 2016 Jan;27(1):247-52. doi:10.1097/SCS.00 00000000002252. PMID: 26745193.
  14. Kattimani V, Lingamaneni KP, Chakravarthi PS, Kumar TS, Siddharthan A. Eggshell-Derived Hydroxyapatite: A New Era in Bone Regeneration. J Craniofac Surg. 2016 Jan;27(1):112-7. doi: 10.1097/SCS.0000000000002288. PMID: 26674907.
  15. Kattimani VS, Tiwari RV, Pandi SC, Meka S, Lingamaneni KP. Disaster Management and the Role of Oral Maxillofacial Surgeons. J Clin Diagn Res. 2015 Dec;9(12):JE01-4. doi: 10.7860/JCDR/2015/14436. 6892.  Epub 2015 Dec 1. PMID:26816920; PMCID: PMC4717677.
  16. Chakravarthi PS, Kattimani VS, Prasad LK, Satish PR. Juxtacortical osteosarcoma of the mandible: Challenges in diagnosis and management. Natl J Maxillofac Surg. 2015 Jan-Jun;6(1):127-31. doi: 10.4103/0975-5950.168232. PMID: 26668470; PMCID: PMC4668724.
  17. Sreeram RR, Prasad LK, Chakravarthi PS, Devi NN, Kattimani VS, Sreeram SK. Evaluation of Hi-Tec Implant Restoration in Mandibular First Molar Region- A Prospective Clinical Study. J Clin Diagn Res. 2015 Aug;9(8):ZC75-9. doi: 10.7860/JCDR/2015/14425.6355. Epub 2015 Aug 1. PMID: 26436053; PMCID: PMC4576647.
  18. Chakravarthi PS, Peravali RK, Kattimani V. Paget’s Disease in Mandible: A Rare Occurrence in an Indian Sub-Continent. J Clin Diagn Res. 2015 Mar;9(3):ZJ02-3. doi: 10.7860/JCDR/2015/11468.5708. Epub 2015 Mar 1. PMID: 25954722; PMCID: PMC4413172.
  19. Mel Mupparapu, Venkata Ramana Reddy Baddam, Krishna Prasad Lingamaneni. Dental Xray exposure is not associated with risk of meningioma: a 2019 meta-analysis.
  20. Venkata Ramana Reddy Baddam, Radhika Kalyani K, Kiran Kumar K, Chandra Sekhar P, Lalith Prakash, Sridhar Reddy, Ravi Teja, Krishna Prasad L, Prevalence of Tobacco related lesions among individual workers in south India. International Dental Journal 2015; 65 (Suppl.2)55-85
  21. Krishna Prasad L, Muralihdar M, Yasmin H, Venkata Ramana Reddy B, Steven R Singer, CBCT evaluation of obstructive sleep apnea risk among dental patinets. nternational Dental Journal 2015; 65 (Suppl.2)55-85