Dr. Saif Khan

    PhD (Periodontology), MDS (Periodontology), BDS


    Assistant Professor


    Periodontal Medicine, Periodontal Regeneration and Dental Implantology, Oral Mucosal disorders, Oral Precancerous lesions and Oral wound healing, Genotoxic and Cytotoxicity of Chlorhexidine, Drug Discovery, Clinical Trials and Collaborative Research


    C-4, Rifa Palace, Medical Road, Aligarh





    Teaching Schedule Dr SAIF KHAN

Dr Saif Khan is working as Assistant Professor since 2008. He is actively involved in teaching of undergraduate and Postgraduate (MDS) students and also patient care. His area of interest include Periodontal medicine, Influence of systemic diseases on Periodontal and oral health,Periodontal Regeneration,Periodontal Plastic surgery, Dental Implants, Epidemiology,Genotoxicity and Translational Research He has been awarded International Association of Dental Research(IADR) Star Network Academic fellowship 2019 under which he had worked under Dr Hannu Larjava Professor and Chair, Division of Periodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC Canada. He is the first Indian to receive the above fellowship. Link for recepeint of IADR Star Fellowship
  1. Local drug delivery of folic acid promotes oral mucosal wound healing.

    Journal of Dental Sciences. 2021;16(1):532-533.

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  2. Application of adjunct vitamin D supplementation in the management of periodontal disease: A three-pronged approach

    Journal of Dental Sciences. 2021;16:334-335.

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  1. Publication

    Khan S, Khan AU, Hasan S. Genotoxic assessment of chlorhexidine mouthwash on exfoliated buccal epithelial cells in chronic gingivitis patients. J Indian Soc Periodontol. 2016 Nov-Dec;20(6):584-591.

    Khan S, Hasan S, Khan AU (2015) Genotoxic Effects of Chlorhexidine Mouthwash on Buccal Epithelial Cells. Int J Dent Oral Health 2(2): doi 

    Jyoti S, Siddique YH, Khan S, Naz F, Ali F. Effect on micronucleus frequency and DNA damage in buccal epithelial cells of various factors among pan masala and gutkha chewers." Oral Science International 2015;12( 1): 9-14.

    Jyoti, Smita, Falaq Naz, Saif Khan, Fahad Ali, Ambreen Fatima, Saba Khanam, and Yasir Hasan Siddique. "Detection of aneugenicity and clastogenicity in buccal epithelial cells of pan masala and gutkha users by pan-centromeric FISH analysis." Mutagenesis 2014 : geu067

    Khan S, Gupta N D, Maheshwari S. Acute gingival bleeding as a complication of dengue hemorrhagic fever: acase report. J Ind Soc Periodontology 2013;17(4):520-522

    Khan S , Zia A , Gupta N D , Afshan Bey . Acute gingival bleeding as a complication of falciparum malaria - a case report . Oral surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol 2012;113: e 19- e 22

    Jyoti S, Khan S, Afzal M, Naz F, Siddique YH. Evaluation of micronucleus frequency by acridine orange fluorescent staining in bucccal epithelial cells of oral submucosus fibrosis (OSMF) patients. Egyptian Journal of Medical Human Genetics Volume 14, Issue 2, April 2013, Pages 189-193

    Singh P, Gupta N D, Bey A, Khan S. Salivary TNF-alpha: A potential marker of periodontal destruction. . J Ind Soc Periodontology 2014;18(3):306-310


Influence of Stress and Nutritional factors on Periodontal disease
DDS first year lecture on processing of x ray
DDH first year lecture on Radiographic errors and artefacts
DDH First year lecture on Radiation Biology 1
DDH First year lecture on Radiation safety and protection
Periodontal treatment of Medically compromised patient
Infection Control protocol
Introduction and evolution of Periodontology
Host Microbe Interaction in Periodontal disease
Trauma from occlusion
Influence of Systemic Disease on Periodontium
Influence of Haematological disorders on periodontium
Chemotherapy in Periodontal disease
Periodontal dressing