LIST OF COMPLETED AND ONGOING PROJECTS

POST GRADUATE TRANEES:

Sr. #
Principal Researcher
Title
Year
Supervisor
Status
1
Dr. Maham Niazi
Comparison of periodontal status in using bands versus buccal tubes on first molars during the first six months of fixed orthodontic treatment
2015
Dr. Haroon Shahid Qazi
Thesis approved (submitted to lib)
2
Dr. Hassan Rasheed (1 article - pub 1 article - review Thesis - approved)
Comparison of efficacy of Hedstrom and protaper universal retreatment files in removal of gutta-percha during root canal retreatment using two different solvents: An in vitro study
2015
Prof. Saima Azam
Thesis approved (submitted to lib)
3
Dr. Sundus Wahid
The effect of preformed tapered orthodontic arch wires on the mandibular inter-canine width change to predict future long-term stability
2015
Prof. Haroon Shahid Qazi
Thesis approved (submitted to lib)
4
Dr. Saqib Arshad Khan (2 articles - pub Thesis - submitted)
Comparison of pulpal response to Biodentine and calcium hydroxide cement as an indirect pulp capping agent.
2016
Prof. Saima Azam
Thesis submitted
5
Dr. Zain Abid Khan (1 article - pub 1 article - writing Thesis - writing)
Comparison of pulpal response to biodentine and calcium hydroxide cement as direct pulp capping agent.
2016
Prof. Saima Azam
Thesis Writing
6
Dr. Amnah Munir
Comparison of opening loop versus closing loop mechanics in segmental canine retraction.
2016
Prof. Haroon Shahid Qazi
Thesis submitted
7
Dr. Maryam Ahmed
Soft tissue cephalometric norms in Punjabi and Pakhtun Pakistani population.
2016
Prof. Haroon Shahid Qazi
Data Collection (will be continued later)
8
Dr. Omer Shabbir
Soft Tissue cephalometric norms in esthetically pleasing profiles of Pakistani Punjabis in comparison with Caucasian norms.
2016
Prof. Haroon Shahid Qazi
Data Collection
9
Dr. Saqib Suleman
Skeletal cephalometric norms in esthetically pleasing profiles of Pakistani Punjabis in comparison with Caucasian norms.
2016
Prof. Haroon Shahid Qazi
Data Collection
10
Dr.Muhammad Usman Ashraf (1 article -pub 1 article - writing Thesis - writing)
Clinical evaluation of biological restoration in permanent molars.
2016
Prof. Saima Azam
Data Collection
11
Dr. Muhammad Usman Ashraf
Effect of bioceramic and calcium hydroxide-based sealer on the outcome of non-surgical root canal treatment.
2016
Prof. Saima Azam
Thesis writing
12
Dr. Haafsa Arshad Sahibzada
Salivary biomarker IL-8 levels in smokers and non-smokers (A comparative study).
2016
Dr. Khalid Mahmood Siddiqi
Thesis Approved (submitted to lib)
13
Dr. Fareed Sher Muhammad (no articles pub Thesis- data collection)
Comparing the short-term clinical performance of custom fabricated and prefabricated fiber reinforced composite posts in restoration of endodontically treated teeth.
2016
Prof. Saima Azam
Data Collection
14
Dr Haris iqbal abbasi
Gingival recession: A case –control study on the associated predisposing factors in lower anterior teeth among adolescents and young adults in the absence of periodontitis)
2016
Dr. Hina Mahmood
Data Collection (discontinued)
15
Dr. Verda Ahmed
Effect of different etchant rinsing solutions on the shear bond strength of bonded metallic brackets.
2017
Prof. Haroon Shahid Qazi
Data Collection
16
Dr. Nida Fatima (1 article- pub Thesis- writing)
Efficacy of diclofenac potassium and naproxen sodium after non surgical extraction of permanent teeth: a randomized control trial.
2017
Dr. Khalid Mahmood Siddiqi
Thesis writing
17
Dr. Saba Masoud
Comparing the effectiveness of two teaching methodologies for refreshing knowledge about viral blood borne infections amongst dental house officers.
2015
Dr. Haroon Shahid Qazi
Thesis approved (submitted to lib)
18
Dr. Alvina Shahid Malik
Segmental maxillary canine retraction using T-loops with and without modified corticotomies
2015
Dr. Haroon Shahid Qazi
Thesis approved (submitted to lib)
19
Dr. Laiba Saher
Comparison of lignocaine and bupivicaine local anesthetic agents in patients undergoing impacted mandibular third molar extraction in terms of pain control and numbness.
2015
Prof. Saima Azam
Thesis approved (submitted to lib)
20
Dr. Abul Hassan (1 aticle writing - complete)
Therapeutic efficacy of hydroethanolic garlic extract and miconazole against candida albicans: An invitro study
2015
Prof. Haroon Shahid Qazi
Thesis approved (submitted to lib)
21
Dr. Junaid Hashmi
Effect of academic stress levels amongst dental students with and without time management intervention: A comparative study at a dental college in Islamabad
2016
Prof. Saima Azam
Thesis submitted
22
Dr. Quratul-Ain Zafar (no articles pub Thesis - writing)
Comparison of 980nm Diode Laser and Q-Mix Solution alone and in combination on removal of smear layer from root canal surface; A scanning Electron microscope study
2016
Prof. Saima Azam
Thesis Writing
23
Dr. Hassan Parvaiz Butt
comparison of interventions to reduce burnout level among
dentists in teaching hospitals: a non- randomized control trial
2016
Prof. Haroon Shahid Qazi
Thesis submitted
24
Dr. Sulman Asghar
Awareness of ergonomics related hazards among dental professional of Islamabad
2016
Prof. Haroon Shahid Qazi
Data Collection (will be continued later)
25
Dr Ahmed Usman Ashfaq (no article pub Thesis - approved)
Output intensity and type of curing lights in teaching hospitals and private clinics of Rawalpindi and Islamabad
2016
Prof. Haroon Shahid Qazi
Data Collection
26
Dr. Bushra Omair
Effects of Ethanol wet bonding technique on shear bond strength of orthodontic brackets as compared to conventional bonding technique.
2016
Prof. Haroon Shahid Qazi
Data Collection
27
Dr. Sofia Riaz
Separation effect, plaque deposits, perception of pain and its effect on the quality of life when comparing three different types of orthodontic separators.
2016
Prof. Saima Azam
Data Collection
28
Dr Ramsha Kamaran No articles pub)
Comparing the effect of two root canal sealers on the microleakage of teeth restored with composite restorations: An In vitro Study
2016
Prof. Saima Azam
Thesis writing

HOUSE OFFICERS:

Sr. #
Principal Researcher
Title
Year
Supervisor
Status
1
Dr. Waheed Bari, Dr. Amna Javed, Dr, M.Jamal Awan
Correlation between maximum mouth opening measured with anthropometric method and with vernier caliper in subjects of Islamabad dental hospital.
2016
Dr. Khalid Mahmood Siddiq
Data Collection will be completed with 6 months
2
Dr. Saira Qayyum, Dr.Rida Zeeshan
Awareness of oral cancer among the undergraduates of BDS and MBBS final year at Islamabad Medical and Dental College.
2016
Dr. Zeeshan Baig
Data Collection competed (need 1 HO to complete)
3
Dr.Hamna Qureshi, Dr. M.Mudassar Saleem, Dr. Khalid Mahmood
Extraction of maxillary teeth with buccal infiltration alone and with buccal and palatal infiltration of local anesthesia: Arandomized control trial”
2016
Dr. Mudassar Saleem
Data Collection
4
Dr. Sanam khan, Dr. Saniya Sohail, Dr. Summara Karamat
Pattern and frequency of impacted maibular third molars among patients reporting at Islamabad dental hospital.
2017
Dr. Khalid Mahmood Siddiq
Results Presented to be sent for Publication
5
Dr. Aamir Ashfaq, Dr. Afifa Muhammad Naeem, Dr. Syed Basat Raza Naqvi
Oral Hygiene practice and knowledge among Dental Auxillaries working at Islamabad Dental Hospital
2017
Dr. Hina Mahmood
Results Submitted (only for hospital record)
6
Dr. Ayesha Manzoor khan, Dr. Fatima Sohail, Dr. Nawal Ajaz
Myths and misconceptions associated with dental extractions.
2017
Dr. Khalid Mahmood Siddiq
Article Writing will be completed with 3 months
7
Dr. Fatima Awan, Dr. Asfand Sohail
Comparison of alveolar osteitis occurrence after impacted mandibular third removal with and without post-extraction socket irrigation.
2017
Dr.Muhamad Jamal Awan
Data Collection need 1 new HO to complete
8
Dr. Sadia Nasir Chaudhary, Dr. Nabeela Tariq, Dr. Saima Jaffri
Oral hygiene practice of pregnant women reported at two local hospitals.
2017
Dr. Hina Mahmood
Results Presented will be completed with 6 months
9
9
Dr. Ayesha Ilyas, Dr. Shifa Mahmood, Dr. Sana Riaz
Frequency of root canals in maxillary second premolars of patients reporting to Islamabad dental hospital
2017
Dr. Saima Azam
Data Collection
10
Dr. Saniya Sohail, Dr. Muhammad Jamal Awan
Knowledge, attitude and practice concerning infection control measures among dental practitioners of Islamabad dental hospital.
2017
Dr. Khalid Mahmood Siddiq
sent for publication
11
Dr. Noor-ul-ain, Dr. Sarah Samuel, Dr. Mahnoor Tariq
Hand hygiene knowledge and practice among dental postgraduate residents of clinical departments in twin cities of Pakistan
Hand hygiene knowledge and practice among dental postgraduate residents of clinical departments in twin cities of Pakistan.
2017
Dr. Khalid Mahmood Siddiq
Manuscript need 1 Ho (6 months)
12
Dr. Warqa Wyne, Dr Kinat Parvaiz, Dr. Talha Sarfraz, Dr. Omer Shabir

To evaluate perception variations in the smile arc and buccal corridor width among orthodontists, general dentists and lay persons.
2017
Dr. Rubbab Hassan
sent for Publication
13
Dr. Syeda Kinza Asghar, Dr. Zain Abid Khan, Dr. Kaneez Fatima
Frequency of associated factors causing dental caries in patients reporting at Islamabad Dental Hospital.
2017
Dr. Beenish Qureshi
Has come back for minor corrections sent for Publication
14
Dr. Hajra Zernab, Dr.Fajar Zahid, Dr. Hafiz Ahmad Zaib
Frequency of temporomandibular joint disorders among final year medical and dental students at Islamabad Medical and Dental College.
2017
Dr. Zeeshan Baig
Results submitted need 1 HO to complete (6 months)
15
Dr Sundus Rashid Gilani, Dr. Shamama Asif, Dr. Kanza Ali
Prevalence of periodontal disease and severity of gingivitis amongst pregnant women frequenting tertiary hospitals in Islamabad, A cross sectional survey.
2017
Dr. Hina Mahmood
Manuscript writing will be completed in 3 months
16
Dr. Orbal Saboor, Dr. Fareed Sher
Frequency of causes of failure in fixed prosthodontics.
2017
Prof. Saima Azam
Article writing (3 months)
17
Dr. Shazeem Sohail Ahmad, Dr. Muhammad Murtza Zaidi, Dr. Fahad Raza
Frequency of musculoskeletal disorders and their counter measures adopted by final year students and house officers; a questionnaire-based study in twin cities of Pakistan.
2017
Prof. Tayyaba Saleem
Result presented (3 months)
18
Dr. Awais Niazi, Dr. Usman Ashraf, Dr.Qirat Ashfaq
Current knowledge and clinical practice of adhesive restorations.
2017
Dr. Usman Bhatti
Sent for Publication
19
Dr. Abeer Abdul Jabbar, Dr. Aysha Khitab, Dr. Amna Abid
Perceptions of clinical difficulties faced by left-handed dental students and dental practitioners during routine dental practice in twin cities of Pakistan.
2017
Dr.Muhamad Jamal Awan
Manuscript writing (3 months)
20
Dr. Maria Saleem, Dr. Nafeesa Shakoor, Dr. Saira Rafique
Knowledge of practicing students and dental surgeons about treatment protocols of patients on anticoagulation therapy undergoing dental extractions.
2017
Dr. Mudassir Saleem
Manuscript Writing (3 months)
21
Dr. Mehak Malik, Dr. Syeda Fizza Batool, Dr. Verda Ahmad Khan
Frequency of congenitally missing third molars in orthodontic patients registered at Islamabad Dental Hospital.
2018
Prof. Haroon Qazi
Results presented. data needed for study
22
Dr. Arouba Tariq, Dr. Nageen Kausar
Why do patients prefer extraction over Root Canal Treatment?
2018
Prof. Tayyaba Saleem
Result submitted
23
Dr. Asma Zulfiqar, Dr. Afeerah Khan
Evaluation of oral hygiene awareness and practice among undergraduate dental students- comparison between preclinical and clinical years
2018
Dr. Beenish Qureshi
Result submitted
24
Dr. Rahima Fatima, Dr. Amina Batool

Endodontist’s Perception of Single-visit and Multiple-visit Root Canal Treatment
2018
Dr.Imran Yusafzai
Result submitted
25
Dr. Nageen Naeem, Dr. Ramsha Bashir
Dental anxiety among patients of Islamabad Dental Hospital, Bhara kahu.
2018
Prof. Saima Azam
Manu script writing
26
Dr. Rida Zulfiqar, Dr. Sana Nasir
The difference between the oral hygiene knowledge of the patients visiting first time to dentist versus patient already visiting dentist.
2018
Dr.Imran Yusafzai
Result submitted
27
Dr. Faizan Shafi, Dr. Humera Gohar. Dr. Mohsin Qadeer
Knowledge about Basic Life Support among Dental Students and Staff in Islamabad Dental Hospital.”
2018
Dr. Zeeshan Baig
Result submitted
28
Dr. Usama Maood, Dr. Junaid Hashmi
Comparison of efficacy of palatally applied topical anaesthetic gel and spry along with buccal infiltration during extraction of maxillary molar
2018
Dr. Mudassir Saleem
Result submitted
29
Dr. Qudsia Razzaq, Dr. Sara Nawaz, Dr. Laiba Saher
Job Satisfaction among dentist in Islamabad Dental Hospital
2018
Dr. Abdul Mannan
Result submitted
30
Dr. Shukat Ullah Khan Niazi, Dr. Madiha Iqbal, Dr. Ali Anwar
Comparing the effectiveness of post extraction instructions given verbally, verbally and printed form; verbally printed and reminder whatsapp
2018
Dr. Jamal Awan
Data analysis and results submitted to the supervisor
31
Dr Shazina Bashir, Dr. Sara Shahid
The trends of self-Care remedies among the patients with dental pain visiting the outpatient department of Islamabad dental hospital
2018
Dr. Zeeshan Baig
Result submitted
32
Dr. Farwa Rahman, Dr. Tahseen Asif, Dr. Raafy Saeed
Reasons for failure of endodontically treated teeth
2018
Dr. Usman Anwar Bhatti
Result submitted
33
Dr. Amna Farid, Dr. Hamza Naveed, Dr. Kaynat Yousaf
Association of Socioeconomic status and oral health
2018
Dr. Usman Anwar Bhatti
Result submitted
34
Dr. Faizana Wasiq khan, Dr. Monal Rauf
Correlation of education level with severity of gingivitis and plaque score of patients reporting to Islamabad dental hospital.
2018
Dr. Hina Mahmood
Manu script writing
35
Dr. Muzzamil Waqar, Dr Alvina Shahid Malik
Reasons of orthodontic patients for not accepting the orthognathic surgery: A Qualitative Study.
2018
Prof. Haroon Qazi
Manu script writing
36
Dr. Farah Mukhtar, Mahinoor Mukhtar

Perception of undergraduates medical and dental students regarding role of using mobile phone in academics
2018
Dr. Khalid Mahmood Siddiqi
Result submitted
37
Dr. Sumia Sattar, Dr. Huma Khalid Dr. Aisha Asghar, Dr. Qurat Ul Ain Zafar

A study of Possible factors associated with non carious cervical lesions in permanent teeth
2018
Dr. Beenish Qureshi
Data collection

FACULTY:

Sr. #
Principal Researcher
Title
Year
Supervisor
Status
1
Dr. Haroon Shahid Qazi
Qazi
Impact of an innovative approach of teaching science of dental materials on the learning experiences of undergraduate students
2011
Submitted, approved for publication PAFMJ
2
Dr. Khalid Mahmood Siddiqi
Students’ perceptions about collaborative learning: A mixed method study.
2018
Data Collection
3
Dr. Tayyaba Saleem
Perceived sources of stress in the academic environment in undergraduate dental students.
2016
Theises approved by university (submitted to lib)
4
Dr. Saima Azam
Effect of Mini Clinical Evaluation Exercise on the Clinical Competences of the House Officers –A randomized controlled trial at Islamabad Dental Hospital.
2018
Data Collection
5
Dr. Sheze Haroon Qazi
Burnishing and Dietary habits in preschool children of Bara Kahu Islamabad
2018
Results Submitted (only for hospital record)
6
Dr. Asfia Saeed, Dr. Muhammad Sajid, Dr. Usman Bhatti
Knowledge and Perception of Patients about Dental Materials
reporting in Private Clinics and Teaching Hospitals of Islamabad
2018
Dr. Muhammad Sajid
Data Collection
7
Dr. Haroon Shahid Qazi, Dr. Khalid Mahmood Siddiqi
Evaluation of dental undergraduate student’s psychomotor skill of
forceps extraction by multiple assessments
2019
Data Collection
8
Dr. Sehar Naeem, Dr. Uzma Saeed
Influence of contributing factors on periodontitis in patients
reporting to Islamabad Dental Hospital.
2019
Dr. Hina Mahmood
Data Collection

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