Department of
Basic Sciences

Faculty of Dental Sciences

Faculty of Dental Sciences

University of Peradeniya


List of full papers in peer reviewed journals, book chapters in your division/department published in 2014,2015 and 2016.
    1. Peiris R, Satake T, Kanazawa E. (2013) Fluctuating asymmetry of the permanent mandibular molars in a Japanese population. Odontology; 101(1): 15-21.
    2. Peiris R.D., Edirisinghe G.K., , Wettasinghe A., Abayakoon J.B. (2012) Mesiobuccal root canal morphology of the permanent maxillary first molar in a Sri Lankan population. Malaysian Dental Journal Malaysian Dental Journal; 34(2): 36-42.
    3. Arambawatta K., Peiris R., Ihalagedara D., Abeysundara A., Nanayakkara D. (2013) External root resorption of young premolar teeth in dentition with crowding. World Journal of Dentistry; 4(4):224-227.
    4. Hewapathirana T.N., Peiris H.R.D, Nanayakkara C.D., Chandrasekara M., Wickramanayake E. (2014) Sexual dimorphism and tooth size variation in the permanent dentition of the Uva Bintenna Veddas of Sri Lanka. Advances in Anthropology; 4(1): 1-6, DOI: 10.4236/aa.2014.41001
    5. Herath E.M.U.C.K., Nandasena B.G.T.L., Perera K., Ratnayake S.C., Peiris H.R.D., Miyasaki H. (2015) Caries experience in 5 - 6 year old primary school children in Kandy, Central Province of Sri Lanka. Journal of Japan Society of Human Growth and Development; 13(1):52-54. (in Japanese)
    6. Roshan Peiris, Uthpala Malwatte, Janak Abayakoon, Anuradha Wettasinghe (2015) Variations in the Root Form and Root Canal Morphology of Permanent Mandibular First Molars in a Sri Lankan Population. Anatomy Research International Hindawi Publishing Corporation Volume 2015, Article ID 803671, 7 pages
    7. Peiris H.R.D., Jayaweera J.A., Arambawatta A.K.S., , Nanayakkara C.D. (2016) Bilateral Asymmetry In Non Metric Tooth Crown Traits In A Sri Lankan Aboriginal Vedda Population Of Anuradhapura Journal of Indian Anthropological Society; 51 (in press)
    8. Senadheera V.V., Nawagamuwa B.M., Nidhya K., Sivappriyan S., Warnasooriya W.M.S. M., Madhuranga P. M., Peiris H.R.D. (2016) Prevalence and associated factors of flatfoot among 6 to 10 aged children in central province of Sri Lanka. International Journal of Physiotherapy; 3(3):310-315. DOI : 10.15621/ijphy/2016/v3i3/100834
    9. Arambawatta A.K.S., Peiris H.R.D. (2013) Myths in relation to Oral Health. uqL fi!LHh yd ineos us;Hd jsYajdi 1st ed, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka (in Sinhala). ISBN 978-955-54802-0-8
    10. Arambawatta A.K.S., Peiris H.R.D., Nandasena B.G.T.L., Nanayakkara C.D. (2013) MCQs & OSPE type Questions and Answers - Oral Biology I. 1st Edition, Peradeniya, Sri Lanka. ISBN 978-955-5490-4-4
    11. Peiris H.R.D., Arambawatta A.K.S., Nandasena B.G.T.L. (2016) MCQs and Answers - Oral Biology II. 1st Edition. Peradeniya, Sri Lanka. ISBN 978-955-5490-4-4

    1. Yamada A, Kajii Y, Sakai S, Tsujimura T, Nakamura Y, Ariyasinghe S, Magara J, Inoue M. Effects of chewing and swallowing behavior on jaw opening reflex responses in freely feeding rabbits.NeurosciLett. 2013 Feb 22;535:737.
    2. Jayawardena CK, Hewapathirana TN, Banneheka S, Ariyasinghe S, Ihalagedara D. Association of learning approaches with academic performance of Sri Lankan first-year dental students. Teach Learn Med. 2013;25(4):334-41.
    3. Aeba H, Yamamura K, Inoue M, Hanada K, Ariyasinghe S, Yamada Y. Effects of the inferior alveolar nerve stimulation on tongue muscle activity during mastication in freely behaving rabbits. Brain Res. 2002 Nov 22;956(1):149-55.
    4. Pallegama R, Ariyasinghe S, Perera E, Treede R.Influence of Catastrophizing and Personality Traits on Recalled Ratings of Acute Pain Experience in Healthy Young Adults.Pain Medicine2016Jun