Radhika Chigurupati, DMD, MS
Associate Professor
Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine
Dept of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

BDS, Goa Dental College and Hospital
DMD, University of Pittsburgh
MS, University of California San Francisco



Dr. Radhika Chigurupati is Associate Professor in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. She joined Boston University, Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine in March 2013 after spending 9 years at University of California San Francisco (UCSF) and one and half years at University of Maryland, Baltimore. During that time, she practiced at UCSF Moffitt Medical Center, UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital and University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center.

Dr. Chigurupati specializes in surgical reconstruction of developmental and acquired jaw and facial deformities. Her primary focus in clinical practice is pediatric maxillofacial surgery. Her clinical expertise is surgical management of craniofacial growth disturbances, tooth eruption disturbances and jaw tumors in children. She also provides consultation for adults with sleep disorders/ obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), maxillofacial injuries, and pathology of the jaws and mouth. She works with her colleagues in other medical and dental specialties to provide interdisciplinary care for these patients. She and her surgery associates consult and provide surgical care for patients at Boston Medical Center and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center.

Dr. Chigurupati completed her Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery training at University of Washington (UW), Seattle and subsequently a fellowship in Pediatric Maxillofacial Surgery at the Royal Children’s Hospital (RCH) in Melbourne, Australia. She has been an active member of the cleft and craniofacial teams at UW, UCSF and RCH. She is board certified in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.

Dr. Chigurupati also holds a master’s degree in Global Health Science from UCSF (2009). She has contributed to teaching and surgical activities in academic institutions in several developing countries (Peru, Guatemala, India). Her research interests include clinical informatics and telemedicine. Her current research focuses on identifying solutions for early diagnosis of oral cancer in resource-restricted settings.

Director of Research
Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine
Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery




Impact of MMA on Health-Related and Functional Outcome
04/30/2016 - 09/30/2016 (PI)
Vanderbilt University Medical Center Oral & Max. Surg Fdn

Impact of MMA on Health-Related and Functional Outcomes
01/01/2014 - 04/29/2016 (PI)
Vanderbilt University Oral & Max. Surg Fdn

Oncogrid: A m-Health approach for prevention and early diagnosis of oral cancer in rural south India
12/01/2012 - 10/31/2014 (PI)
McKesson Foundation




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  1. Mehra P, Nadershah M, Chigurupati R. Is Alloplastic Temporomandibular Joint Reconstruction a Viable Option in the Surgical Management of Adult Patients With Idiopathic Condylar Resorption? J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2016 Oct; 74(10):2044-54.View Related Profiles. PMID: 27186870; DOI: 10.1016/j.joms.2016.04.012;.
  2. Birur PN, Sunny SP, Jena S, Kandasarma U, Raghavan S, Ramaswamy B, Shanmugam SP, Patrick S, Kuriakose R, Mallaiah J, Suresh A, Chigurupati R, Desai R, Kuriakose MA. Mobile health application for remote oral cancer surveillance. J Am Dent Assoc. 2015 Dec; 146(12):886-94. PMID: 26610833; DOI: 10.1016/j.adaj.2015.05.020;.
  3. Arya V, Chigurupati R. Treatment Algorithm for Intracranial Intrusion Injuries of the Mandibular Condyle. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2016 Mar; 74(3):569-81. PMID: 26514632; DOI: 10.1016/j.joms.2015.09.033;.
  4. Chigurupati R. Do we have the resources and right ecosystem to channel the Indian work force to accelerate research and innovation? Indian J Dent Res. 2015 Jul-Aug; 26(4):337-8. PMID: 26481875; DOI: 10.4103/0970-9290.167637;.
  5. Chigurupati R, Aloor N, Salas R, Schmidt BL. Quality of life after maxillectomy and prosthetic obturator rehabilitation. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2013 Aug; 71(8):1471-8. PMID: 23540428; DOI: 10.1016/j.joms.2013.02.002;.
  6. Oberoi S, Hoffman WY, Chigurupati R, Vargervik K. Frequency of surgical correction for maxillary hypoplasia in cleft lip and palate. J Craniofac Surg. 2012 Nov; 23(6):1665-7. PMID: 23147311; DOI: 10.1097/SCS.0b013e31826542ff;.
  7. Van Loon K, Gill RM, McMahon P, Chigurupati R, Siddiqi I, Fox L, Damon L, McCalmont TH, Jordan R, Wolf J. 20q- clonality in a case of oral sweet syndrome and myelodysplasia. Am J Clin Pathol. 2012 Feb; 137(2):310-5. PMID: 22261459; DOI: 10.1309/AJCP9I7NRWYLTJHV;.
  8. Cox DP, Solar A, Huang J, Chigurupati R. Pseudotumor of the mandible as first presentation of hemophilia in a 2-year-old male: a case report and review of jaw pseudotumors of hemophilia. Head Neck Pathol. 2011 Sep; 5(3):226-32. PMID: 21567186; PMCID: PMC3173544; DOI: 10.1007/s12105-011-0267-x;.
  9. Shen YF, Vargervik K, Oberoi S, Chigurupati R. Facial skeletal morphology in growing children with Pierre Robin sequence. Cleft Palate Craniofac J. 2012 Sep; 49(5):553-60. PMID: 21121765; DOI: 10.1597/09-154;.
  10. Oberoi S, Gill P, Chigurupati R, Hoffman WY, Hatcher DC, Vargervik K. Three-dimensional assessment of the eruption path of the canine in individuals with bone-grafted alveolar clefts using cone beam computed tomography. Cleft Palate Craniofac J. 2010 Sep; 47(5):507-12. PMID: 20184425; DOI: 10.1597/08-171;.
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