Department of Prosthetic Dentistry

Faculty of Dental Sciences

Faculty of Dental Sciences

University of Peradeniya

Dr JAVP Jayasinghe

Senior Lecturer in Prosthetic Dentistry



Official Address :

Department of Prosthetic Dentistry
Faculty of Dental Sciences,
University of Peradeniya,
Peradeniya,
Sri Lanka


Email :

jvajira@hotmail.com


Telephone :

+94-081-2397382


Personal Website :






Senior Lecturer in Prosthetic Dentistry

  • MS Restorative Dentistry – 2000, University of Colombo
  • Bachelor of Dental Surgery – 1991, University of Peradeniya
  • House officer, Dental Institute, Colombo. June 1991 – February 1992
  • Government seconded dental officer, Faculty of Dental Sciences, Peradeniya. March 1992 – May 1994
  • Lecturer, Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, Faculty of Dental Sciences, Peradeniya. May 1994 – December 1997
  • Lecturer, (Intermediate Grade) Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, Faculty of Dental Sciences, Peradeniya. December 1997 – November 2000
  • Senior Registrar, Faculty of Dental Sciences and dental teaching hospital, Peradeniya. January 1998 – December 1999
  • Senior Lecturer, Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, Faculty of Dental Sciences, Peradeniya. November 2000 to Date
  • Training Programs and Scholarships
  • Training Program in Clinical Dentistry by Japan International Cooperation Agency at Kyushu University, Faculty of Dentistry – Japan. April – September 2005
  • Clinical training as senior registrar in Restorative Dentistry at Dental School and Hospital, University of Glasgow, Scotland. May 2000 – May 2002
  • Country Representative for Asian Academy of Prosthodontics
  • Country Representative for Asian Academy of Geriatric Dental Medicine
  • Project Coordinator, JICA Third Country Training Program 2007
  • Member of the Board of Study in Dental Surgery, PGIM, University of Colombo April 2009
  • Secretary, Specialty Board in Restorative Dentistry, PGIM, Universiry of Colombo from 2012
  • Member in the Specialty Board in Restorative Dentistry, PGIM, Universiry of Colombo from 2009
  • Director, Dental Auxillary Training School (DATS) Faculty of Dental Sciences, University of Peradeniya. August 2008 – August 2011
  • Deputy Proctor Faculty of Dental Sciences, June 2010 – Decenber 2010
  • Senior Student Counseilor.
  • Denture Satisfaction in complete denture wearers
  • Awareness, Needs and Demands of patients requesting prosthesis in Sri Lanka
  • Maxillofacial Prosthesis
  • Denture marking
  • Dental Education
  • Amarasena J. Jayasinghe J A V P. Amarasena N. Yamada Y (2010) Oral Stereognostic ability during adaptation to new dentures in experienced and none experienced complete dentire wearers. Journal of Oral Bio Sci. 52(2); 181-186.
    Citations
    • Singh V. Mattoo KA. Oral stereognosis pattern in patients with dental prosthesis in the eldermy population. Int J Clin Exp Physiol 2014;1.
    • Kagawa T. Narita N. Iwaki S. Kawasaki S. Kamiya K. Minukuchi S. Does shape discrimination by mouth activate the parietal and occipital lobes? - near infrared spectroscopy study, Plosone, 2014 Oct 9;9(10);e 108685.

  • Malwatta US. Jayasinghe JAVP. Tilakarathne A. (2016) Nonsurgical approach in periodontal therapy for patients with metabolic syndrome; A case report. International Journal of Experimental Dental Sciences (IJEDS). January –June 2-16; 5(1) 64-68

  • Jayasinghe JAVP (2011). The role of a dental surgeon in the prevention of dentoalveolar injuries caused by contact sports; custom made mouth guards. The Journal of College of General Dental Practitioners fo Sri Lanka. Pg 15 – 19

  • Edirisooriya EMSA. Dissanayaka IACN. Jayasinghe JAVP. (2013) Full mouth rehabilitation of a patient with severe generalized tooth wear. Sri Lanka Dental Journal. 43 (01): 60. 2013.

  • Jayasinghe JAVP. (2015) Prosthodontists role in multi-disciplinary management of patients with cleft lip and palate. Poster presentation at the IX World Congress of the International Cleft Lip and Palate Foundation (CLEFT 2015): 31 August – 4th September 2015 in Russia, Moscow State Medical University, Russia.

  • Jayasinghe JAVP (2007) Prosthodontic care for a patient with cleft or craniofacial conditions; 6th Asian Pacific Cleft Lip and Palate Congress. Goa, Inida. September 2007. Pg. 212

  • Jayasinghe JAVP. Farook FF. (2011) Oral rehabilitation of a patient with Amelogenesis Imperfecta. The 7th Biennial meeting of Asian Academy of Prosthodontics. October 2001.

  • Jayasinghe JAVP. (2011). Prosthodontic care for patients with congenital and craniofacial defects – Sri Lanakan perspectives: The 7th Biennial meeting of Asian Academy of Prosthodontics: October 2011.