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Easwar Natarajan, B.D.S., D.M.Sc.

Assistant Professor
Academic Office Location:
Oral Health and Diagnostic Sciences
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-MC-0925
Phone: 860-679-2118
Fax: 860-679-3765
Website(s): Oral Pathology Biopsy and Clinical Service
Oral Oncology
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D.M.Sc.Harvard UniversityOral Biology
B.D.S.Bangalore UniversityDental Surgery

Post-Graduate Training
InternshipBangalore University, VS Dental College & HospitalDental
ResidencyHarvard University School of Dental MedicineOral & Maxillofacial Pathology

Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
Medical Staff Award of Excellence - John Dempsey HospitalUConn Health Center
Peter Robinson AwardUConn School of Dental Medicine
James H. Shaw Award for Excellence in ResearchHarvard University
Robert J. Gorlin AwardAmerican Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology
Diagnosis and management of patients with: oral pre-cancer and cancer, oral ulcerative conditions, oral manifestations of mucocutaneous diseases
Clinical Research: Oral neoplastic development, risk factors, epidemiology Basic Science Research: Mechanisms that regulate growth, differentiation, and malignant transformation of epithelial cells in vivo and in vitro in culture. Characterization of mechanisms that regulate cell invasion, cell migration and basement membrane organization.Application of infrared micro-spectroscopy and spectral imaging for detection of micrometastasis and screening of epithelial dysplasias.

Journal Articles


  • Alveolar ridge keratosis.
    Woo, Sook-Bin; Natarajan, Easwar Journal of the American Dental Association (1939) 2007 Oct;138(10):1306-7; author reply 1307