Department of Prosthetic Dentistry

Faculty of Dental Sciences

Faculty of Dental Sciences

University of Peradeniya

Research Information

Many research activities in relation to patient satisfaction, denture hygiene, Candida, denture marking, dental education etc. are carried out in the department.

Ongoing research activities

    1. Denture Hygiene and Self-Reported Denture Hygiene Practices Among a Group of Denture Wearers Attending a University Dental Hospital
    2. Effectiveness of Demonstration Videos Verses Live Demonstrations in Teaching Laboratory Techniques to Dental Students
    3. Assessment of fracture Patterns and associated Factors in a group of acrylic denture wearers
    4. A Study on attitudes and extent of the practice of denture marking in Sri Lanka and effectiveness of a “Denture marking” system to suit clinical and forensic requirement (in collaboration with Ministry of Health Sri Lanka)

Some of our ongoing research projects are in collaboration with Ministry of Health, other departments at the Faculty of Dental Sciences and other faculties of University of Peradeniya