Academic Staff

Ekambaram, Manikandan

Dr Ekambaram, Manikandan

BDS (India), MDS (HK), PhD (HK) MPaedDentRCSEd, MRACDS(Paed),

Title: Clinical Assistant Professor in Paediatric Dentistry
Discipline area: Paediatric Dentistry
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Tel: 2859 0260
Research profiles: HKU Scholars Hub

Areas of Research Expertise

  1. Enamel and Dentine bonding
  2. Enamel remineralisation with fluorides
  3. Oral health of children

Faculty Research Group

Selected Latest Publications

Journal:

  1. Ekambaram M, Anthonappa RP, Govindool SR & Yiu CKY. Comparison of deproteinization agents on bonding to developmentally hypomineralized enamel. Journal of Dentistry 2017;. doi:10.1016/j.jdent.2017.10.004
  2. Bijle MNA, Yiu CKY & Ekambaram M. Calcium-based caries preventive agents: A meta-evaluation of systematic reviews and meta-analysis.. Journal of Evidence Based Dental Practice 2017;. doi:10.1016/j.jebdp.2017.09.003
  3. Ekambaram M & Yiu CKY. A Review of Enamel Remineralisation Potential of Calcium- and Phosphate-based Remineralisation Systems.. Oral Health and Preventive Dentistry 2017;. doi:10.3290/j.ohpd.a38779
  4. Anthonappa RP, Ekambaram M, Neboda CNG, King NM & Rabie ABM. Genetic basis of dentigerous cysts associated with supernumerary teeth: A narrative review. Journal of Investigative and Clinical Dentistry 2017;:e12267. doi:10.1111/jicd.12267
  5. Wong S, Anthonappa RP, Ekambaram M, McGrath CPJ, King NM & Winter J. Quality of life changes in children following emergency dental extractions under general anaesthesia. International Journal of Paediatric Dentistry 2016;. doi:10.1111/ipd.12241
  6. Mohd Said SN, Ekambaram M & Yiu CKY. Effect of different fluoride varnishes on remineralization of artificial enamel carious lesions. International Journal of Paediatric Dentistry 2016;. doi:10.1111/ipd.12243
  7. Ekambaram M. Williams Syndrome - Review of Clinical Features and It’s Medical Considerations in Dental Treatment. Journal of Dentistry: Oral Health & Cosmesis 2016;1.
  8. Ekambaram M & Yiu CKY. Bonding to hypomineralized enamel – A systematic review. International Journal of Adhesion and Adhesives 2016;. doi:10.1016/j.ijadhadh.2016.03.016
  9. Ekambaram M, Yiu CKY & Matinlinna JP. Bonding of resin adhesives to caries-affected dentin – A systematic review. International Journal of Adhesion and Adhesives 2015;61:23-34. doi:10.1016/j.ijadhadh.2015.04.011
  10. Yawary R, Anthonappa RP, Ekambaram M, McGrath CPJ & King NM. Changes in the oral health-related quality of life in children following comprehensive oral rehabilitation under general anaesthesia. International Journal of Paediatric Dentistry 2015;:n/a-n/a. doi:10.1111/ipd.12200

Research Grants

Principal Investigator :

  1. 2016-: Remineralization potential of Silver Diamine Fluoride (SDF) solution on enamel from hypomineralized first permanent molar teeth [Seed Funding Programme for Basic Research] (HKD150,000)

Co-Investigator :

  1. 2015-: Effect of deproteinization on bonding to enamel with molar incisor hypomineralization. [Small Project Funding] (HKD72,800) (with YIU Cynthia K Y et al)

Honours and Awards

  1. 1st place winner in poster presentation International Association of Paediatric Dentistry (Regional Meeting, Manila). 2017. Gamboa GC, Ekambaram M & Yiu CKY.
  2. 3rd place winner in poster presentation International Association of Paediatric Dentistry (Regional Meeting, Manila). 2017. UY EAR, Ekambaram M & Yiu CKY.

Editorships

  1. Editorial board member (HSOA Journal of Dentistry: Oral Health & Cosmesis) 2016

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