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Riya Kuklani, DDS


Riya Kuklani, DDS



Assistant Professor, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Telephone: 215-707-9513

Email: riya.kuklani@tuhs.temple.edu




Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine


Educational Background:


Undergraduate degree (science), K. L. E. Society's R. L. S. Institute of Sciences, Belgaum Karnataka, India, 1994


BDS (dentistry), K. L. E. Society's Institute of Dental Sciences, University of Karnataka, Karnataka, India, 1998


DDS, University of Detroit Mercy, Detroit, MI, 2012


Residency, Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, 2007-2010


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  • Clinical diagnosis and treatment of oral disease
  • Surgical pathology
  • Oral pathology
  • Bisphosphonate-associated osteochemonecrosis of the jaw

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board certification(s):

  • American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, 2010

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professional affiliations:


  • Fellow, American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology

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Recent Medically Related Publications, Obtained from PubMed (Click on PubMed ID to view abstract)

21516275. Kuklani RM, Bhattacharyya I, Nair MK, Radiographic evaluation of periapical lesions with and without biopsy-proven actinomyces: a pilot study. Quintessence Int 42:4(301-6)2011 Apr

21197434. Kuklani RM, Nair MK, Segmental odontomaxillary dysplasia: review of the literature and case report. Int J Dent 2010:(837283)2010

21037192. Kuklani RM, Supancic JS, Cohen DM, Bhattacharyya I, Improperly formed maxillary teeth. J Am Dent Assoc 141:11(1346-50)2010 Nov

20596852. Kuklani RM, Glavin FL, Bhattacharyya I, Malignant cylindroma of the scalp arising in a setting of multiple cylindromatosis: a case report. Head Neck Pathol 3:4(315-9)2009 Dec

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