Priya Kamdar, DDS

Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Developmental and Surgical Sciences

Priya Kamdar

Contact Info

Office Phone 612-659-8683

Office Address:
University of Minnesota Physicians Dental Clinic
616 24th Ave. S. Suite 200
Minneapolis, MN 55455

University of Minnesota Physicians Dental Clinic / University of Minnesota Medical Center - Fairview (GPR), 2013

DDS, University of Minnesota School of Dentistry, 2011

University of Minnesota (Biological Sciences), 2007


Research Summary/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.