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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


Other's position:

Head, Kulliyyah of Dentistry

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

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 Salivary Leptin as a Potential Early Diagnostics Tumour Markers in Suspected Oral Cancer Patients Attending SASMEC
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
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



2022 Effect of visual exposure versus obstruction upon patient’s quantitative and qualitative stress parameters changes during minor oral Surgery. European Journal of Dentistry, 17 (3) pp. 901-907
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,
Book Section

2023 Perspective chapter: early management of dental trauma in the era of COVID-19. In: IntechOpen, ISBN: 978-80355-637-6, pp. 1-16