REVIEWER’S PANEL

Dr. Jagminder Kaur Bajaj
MBBS, MD
Professor & Head, Pharmacology
Punjab Institute of Medical Sciences
Jalandhar, Punjab, INDIA

Dr. Rajiv Sharma
MBBS, MS
Professor, General Surgery
Government Medical College
Chandigarh, INDIA

Dr. Avneesh Kumar
MBBS, MD
Professor, Physiology
Government Medical College
Patiala, INDIA

Dr. Manjit Singh
MBBS, MS
Professor, Orthopedics
Government Medical College
Patiala, INDIA

Dr. Rajiv Tiwari
MBBS, MD
Professor & Head, Microbiology
Genesis Institute of Dental Sciences
Ferozepur, Punjab, INDIA

Dr. Anshu Sharma
MBBS, MS
Assistant Professor, Anatomy
Government Medical College
Chandigarh, INDIA

Dr. Gurmeet Singh
MBBS, MD
Associate Professor, SPM 
Government Medical College
Patiala, INDIA

Dr. Nidhi Duggal
BDS, MDS
Associate Professor, Prosthodontics
Government Dental College
Patiala, INDIA

Dr. Mona Sikka
BDS, MDS
Reader, Department of Public Health Dentistry
National Institute of Dental Sciences,
Jaipur-Delhi highway, Rajasthan, INDIA

Dr. Monika Bansal
MBBS; MD
Associate Professor, Physiology
MMIMSR, Mullana, Haryana, INDIA

Dr. Ravjit Kaur Sabharwal
MBBS, MD
Professor & Head, Biochemistry
Punjab Institute of Medical Sciences
Jalandhar, Punjab, INDIA

Dr. Shalini Gupta
MDS
Associate Professor & Head, Oral Pathology
Dental College, King George’s Medical University
Lucknow, UP, INDIA

Dr. Shinu P
Assistant Professor, Microbiology
MMIMSR, Mullana, Haryana, INDIA

Dr. Pawandeep Kaur
Senior Research Scientist
Medical affairs & Clinical Research Dept
Ranbaxy Laboratories Ltd. Gurgaon, Haryana INDIA

Dr. Kamlesh Garg
MBBS, MD
Assistant Professor, Clinical Research
Jamia Hamdard,  New Delhi, INDIA

Dr. Ajay Chhabra  
MBBS, MD
Assistant Professor, Medicine
Government Medical College
Amritsar, Punjab, INDIA

Dr. Gachabayov Mahir
Consultant Surgeon
Vladimir City Emergency Hospital
Vladimir- RUSSIA

Dr. Baljit Jassal
MBBS, MD
Assistant Professor, Pharmacology
Punjab Institute of Medical Sciences
Jalandhar, Punjab, INDIA

Dr. Nipunjot Grewal
MBBS, MD
Assistant Professor, Pharmacology
Punjab Institute of Medical Sciences
Jalandhar, Punjab, INDIA

Dr. Sheevani
MBBS, MD
Professor, Microbiology
Punjab Institute of Medical Sciences
Jalandhar, Punjab, INDIA

Dr. Rubina Tabassum
MDS
Professor, Prosthodontics

Dr. Vinej Somraj
MDS
Assistant Professor, Public Health Dentistry
Rajas Dental College & Hospital
Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu, INDIA

Dr. Jasveen Kaur
MBBS, MD
Assistant Professor, Anatomy
Punjab Institute of Medical Sciences
Jalandhar, Punjab,  INDIA

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MANUSCRIPT GUIDELINES

 International Journal of Medical and Dental Sciences

Manuscript Guidelines

International Journal of Medical and Dental Sciences (IJMDS) accepts, in english articles concerning fundamental and clinical aspects of basic, medical & dental specialties under the following sections-

  • Editorial
  • Current Interest
  • Review Articles
  • Original Work
  • Case Reports
  • Short Communications
  • Tips and Techniques
  • Comments/Letters to the Editor

Instructions to Authors

http://www.informaticsjournals.com/index.php/ijmds/pages/view/ia

EDITORIAL BOARD

Editor-In-Chief

Dr. Sukhbir Sodhi
MBBS, MD
Ex-Professor & Head, Pharmacology
MM Medical College & Hospital
Kumarhatti-Solan, HP, India

Editors

Dr. Rakesh Kumar
MBBS, MD
Associate Professor, Pharmacology
Punjab Institute of Medical Sciences, Jalandhar, Punjab, India

Dr. Harpreet Kaur
MBBS, MS
Ex-Associate Professor, Anatomy
MM Medical College & Hospital
Kumarhatti-Solan, HP, India

Associate Editors

Dr. G.P. Singh
MBBS, MRCP
Consultant Gastroenterologist
Fortis Hospital, Amritsar, India

Dr. D.S. Pannu
BDS, DDS, FACP
Diplomate of the American Board of  Prosthodontics
Assistant Professor, Dept. of Oral Rehabilitation
College of Dental Medicine, Georgia Regents University
Augusta, USA

Dr. Vijay Kumar Sehgal
MBBS, MD
Professor, Pharmacology
Govt. Medical College
Patiala, Punjab, India

EDITORIAL ADVISORY BOARD

Dr. Sudhakar Reddy
MBBS, FCARCSI
Consultant, Dept of Anaesthetics
Pictou County Health Authority, Nova Scotia, Canada

Dr. Suvir Kumar Gupta
MBBS, MS
Consultant General & Laproscopic Surgeon
G.M.C.H., Sector 16, Chandigarh, India

Dr. Vikram Prabhakar
BDS, MDS
Specialist Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon
Al Ain, UAE

Dr. Vijay Kumar Narayan
MBBS, MD
Associate Professor, Physiology
Spartan Health Sciences University
School of Medicine, Vieux Fort, Saint Lucia

Dr. Sridhar Kamath
MBBS, MD
Consultant Radiologist
University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff CF14 4XW, U.K

Dr. Gurkeerat Singh
BDS, MDS
Professor & Head, Orthodontics
SR Dental College, Faridabad, India

Dr. Vivek Sharma
BDS, MDS
Professor, Periodontology
Deshbhagat Dental College
Mandi Gobindgarh, Punjab, India

Dr. Arun Narayanaswami
MBBS, MS
Clinical Research Fellow Ophthalmology
11 Third Hospital Avenue, 05-00 SNEC Building, Singapore

Dr. Raveesh BN
MBBS, MD (Psy), (Psy), MSc (UK), LLB, LLM (IPR) PGDMLE (NLSIU), PGDHR (IIHR), PGDMLS (Symbiosis) PGDMLE (UK), MBA (KSOU), IDMHL & HR (WHO), IHBSc (UNESCO), PhD (VU, Amsterdam) Professor & Head, Department of Psychiatry
Mysore Medical College & Research Institute, Mysore

Dr. Durga Prasad
MBBS, MD
Associate Professor, Pharmacology
St. John’s, Antigua & Barbuda

Dr. Sridhar Kamath
MBBS, MD
Consultant Radiologist University Hospital of Wales
Cardiff CF14 4XW, U.K

Dr. Jasbir Singh
MBBS, MD
Assistant Professor, Pharmacology
Govt. Medical College, Patiala, Punjab, India

Dr. Sunit Mediratta
MBBS, MS, MCh
Associate Consultant Neurosurgery
Apollo Hospital, Sarita Vihar, Mathura Road, New Delhi,India

Dr. Padma Kumar
MBBS, MD
Associate Professor, Dept. of Forensic Medicine & Toxicology
MOSC Medical College, Kolenchery, Cochin-682311, India

Dr. Mohit Singla
MBBS, MD, Cardiology Fellow
The Hospital For Sick Children Toronto, Canada

Dr. Peter F.S. Lee
MBBS, MD, Senior Consultant
Johns Hopkins University Acg International, Baltimore, USA

Dr. Sunil Punnose
DMRD, MD
Senior Consultant Dept of Raiodiagnosis
New Medical Centre Specialty Hospital, Al Ain, UAE

Dr Jogi J chungath
BDS, MDS
Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon
Abudhabi Health Authority, Al Buteen
Abudhabi, UAE

Dr. Sameer Moopen
MBBS, MD
Hospital Administrator
Managing Director, Dr. Moopen’s Healthcare Management Services
W.L.L, Pb No: 24450, Doha, Qatar

Dr. Sunit Kumar Jurel
BDS, MDS, FAGE, FPFA
Assistant Professor, Prosthodontics
Faculty of Dental Sciences
Upgraded K.G.M.C., Lucknow, UP, India

Dr. Roopinder Kaur
MBBS, MD
Professor & Head, Pharmacology
Genesis Institute of Dental Sciences
Ferozpur, Punjab, India

Dr. Vishal Singh
MDS
Professor, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Himachal Institute of Dental Sciences
Paonta Sahib, Himachal Pradesh, India

Dr. Reema Kumari
MBBS, MD, CHCWM
Associate Professor, Community Medicine & Public Health
King George’s Medical University, Lucknow, UP, India

Dr. Jeet Singh
MBBS, MD
Senior Consultant, Radio-diagnosis
Dr. Jeet Singh Radio-diagnostic Centre
Pathankot, Punjab, India

Dr. Gurbinderbir Singh
MBBS, MD
Senior Consultant, Radio-diagnosis
Raj Radio-diagnostic Centre
Ropar, Punjab, India

Dr. Rekha Rai
MBBS, MD
Professor, Microbiology
K.S. Hegde Medical Academy, Nitte University
Mangalore, Karnataka, India

Dr. Abbas Taher
MSc(OMF S),MBA, LDSRCPSG, MFDSRCPS, MFGDPRCSEng, FACOMS, FICS(OMFS), FICCMO, FICOI, CMgrFCMI
Professor, OMF Surgery, Dean of Faculty
Kufa, Najaf, Iraq