Priya Kamdar

Priya Kamdar

Priya Kamdar, D.D.S.

Academic Title

Clinical Assistant Professor
Department of Primary Dental Care


General Practice Residency, University of Minnesota Physicians Dental Clinic/University of Minnesota Medical Center - Fairview, 2013
Biological Sciences, B.S. (Summa cum Laude), University of Minnesota, 2007 
Doctor of Dental Surgery (D.D.S.), University of Minnesota School of Dentistry, 2011

Contact Info


(612) 659-8683

Office Address

University of Minnesota Physicians Dental Clinic
606 24th Ave. S. Suite 200
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Research Interests

Decoronation as a minimally invasive treatment option in head and neck radiation patients (2011-2013)
Advisor: Dr. Mark Roettger

Left Ventricular Assist Device and Dental Treatment (2011-present)
Advisors: Dr. Mark Roettger Dr. Peter Eckman
Abstract submitted to International Society of Heart and Lung Transplant

Radiation Guards as a means to reduce mucosal burns for head and neck cancer radiation therapy (2012-present)
Advisors: Dr. Mark Roettger, Dr. Margaret Reynolds, Dr. Bruce Gerbi

Abstract on The prevalence of head and neck cancer recurrences in patients with autoimmune diseases (2012)
Advisors: Dr. Deepak Kademani and Dr. Ketan Patel
Abstract submitted to International Academy of Oral Oncology

Analysis of HIV mutation and Evolution (2004- 2007)
Institute for Molecular Virology
Department of Diagnostic/ Biologic Sciences
Advisor: Dr. Louis Mansky, Professor

  • Analyzing the differences in mutation rates in HIV-I due to reverse , by constructing a HIV-I expression vector. The expression vectors consist of various isolates of reverse transcriptase of different clades.
  • Analysis of the structure of VPR through the expression, amplification, and purification of a His- Tagged VPR.


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