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Pram Kumar A/L Subramaniam

Academic Qualification

  • Master of Dental Surgery (Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery) - Masters Degree (Clinical Specialist), University of Hong Kong
  • Doctor of Dental Surgery - Bachelor Degree, Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM)

Pram Kumar A/L Subramaniam (Dr.)

Assistant Professor
IIUM Kuantan Campus


Expert Profile

Specialty in Oral Maxillofacial Surgery 

Special Interest in the field of :
1. Implantology
2. Reconstructive Surgery - Oncology Reconstructive Surgery & Orthognathic Surgery 

Area of Specialisation

  • Medical And Health ~ Medical And Health Sciences ~ Dentistry ~ Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery - Orthognathic surgery
  • Medical And Health ~ Medical And Health Sciences ~ Dentistry ~ Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery - Orthognathic Surgery

Teaching Responsibilities

GENERAL MEDICINE 2017/2018 2015/2016
GENERAL MEDICINE & GENERAL SURGERY 2021/2022 2020/2021 2019/2020 2018/2019
GENERAL SURGERY 2017/2018 2015/2016
ORAL & MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY YEAR 3 2021/2022 2020/2021 2019/2020 2018/2019
ORAL & MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY YEAR 5 2021/2022 2020/2021 2019/2020
ORAL MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY YEAR 4 2021/2022 2020/2021 2019/2020
ORAL RADIOLOGY 2017/2018 2015/2016
Oral Surgery 2019/2020 2018/2019 2017/2018 2015/2016

Research Projects

2017 - 2021 The Occurrence of Bad Splits Based on Epker Technique for Sagittal Split Ramus Osteotomy: A Cohort Cadaveric Study
2016 - 2019 Immunological, Histopathological and Gene Expression Changes Induced by Flax Seed Extract during Wound Healing Process
2015 - 2020 Comparison of Depth of Cure Among Four Bulk Fill Composites: An in Vitro Study
2021 - Present Genetic Analysis of LEP-2548G/A and LEPR Gene Gln223Arg Polymorphism (rs1137101) in Patients with Oral Cancer: A Preliminary Study at SASMEC @IIUM
2021 - Present Salivary Leptin as a Potential Early Diagnostics Tumour Markers in Suspected Oral Cancer Patients Attending SASMEC
2019 - Present Evaluation of Novel Fish-Derived Collagen/Chitosan Membrane Loaded with Metronidazole Nanoparticle As Guided Bone Regeneration for Periodontal Regeneration.
2015 - Present Antimicrobial action of Flaxseed and Nigella sativa oil on selected oral pathogen in intracanal environment

Award & Recognition

26 Apr, 2019 Best Clinical Supervisor Award 2019 in conjunction with KOD Appreciation Ceremony 2019 - Kulliyyah of Dentistry KCDIO



2020 Potential antibacterial effects of flaxseed and Nigella sativa extracts on 11 streptococcus pyogenes. International Journal of Orofacial and Health Sciences, 1 (1) pp. 11-17
2019 Recurring peripheral ameloblastoma at mandibular premolar region: A case report. Journal of International Dental and Medical Research, 12 (1) pp. 212-215
2019 The antimicrobial effect of flax seed on pseudomonas aeruginosa. World Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, 8 (9) pp. 629-642
2018 The anti-fungal effect of flax seed on oral candidiasis: comparative in-vitro study. Journal of International Dental and Medical Research, 11 (2) pp. 580-586
2018 The antibacterial effect of flaxseed extract on selective oral pathogens - comparative in vitro study. World Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, 7 (11) pp. 1-11
Conference or Workshop Item

2020 Nerve regeneration therapy and its application in the field of oral and maxillofacial surgery. In: 2020 World Neuroscience, Psychiatry & Dementia Conference,
2019 Comparing topical anaesthesia, local cooling and vibration technique as pain control during palatal local anaesthetic injection. In: 8th Dental Student Scientific Conference IIUM 2019,
2019 Surgical-first approach in skeletal class III malocclusion - a case report. In: Chang Gung Forum 2019 - The 7th International Workshop on Surgery-First Orthognathic Surgery,
2018 Linum usitatissimum antibacterial activity on Pseudomona Aerigenosa in-vitro study. In: The International Conference on Oral Immunology & Oral Microbiology (ICOIOM) 2018,
2018 Minor oral surgery: bone guttering and tooth sectioning. In: 1st Minor Oral Surgical Skills Workshop 2018,
2017 Getting a grip on trauma - Arch-bars and wiring. In: Basic Surgical Skills Workshop,
2017 Taking the trauma out of dentoalveolar trauma. In: Basic Surgical Skills Workshop,
2017 Two-dimensional and three-dimensional postsurgical temporomandibular joint condylar remodelling following vertical subsigmoid osteotomy setback surgery. In: 23rd International Conference on Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery,
2015 Radiographic condylar changes following vertical subsigmoid osteotomy in different setback magnitudes. In: 14th Annual Scientific Meeting & 16th AGM of Malaysian Section (IADR) International Association for Dental Research,