About us

Dr. Amith K. Majumdar is a graduate of Lafayette College where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. Dr. Majumdar went on to earn a Doctorate of Medical Dentistry (D.M.D.) from Temple University School of Dentistry. Upon graduation from Temple, Dr. Majumdar continued his education at Temple and completed a one-year Advanced Education in General Dentistry (AEGD) program. While completing the AEGD program, Dr. Majumdar received specialized training in advanced dental technologies, special-needs patient care, and adult restorative dentistry.

Dr. Majumdar went on to complete a two-year Pediatric Dental Residency at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ). At UMDNJ, Dr. Majumdar received extensive training in pediatric dentistry, child development and behavior management.

Dr. Majumdar is a published author and belongs to a number of professional organizations including the American Dental Association, the Pennsylvania Dental Association, the Lehigh Valley Dental Society, and the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. Dr. Majumdar is also a faculty member at Lehigh Valley Hospital where he teaches pediatric dentistry to dental residents.

Dr. Majumdar currently lives in Bethlehem with his family.

Publications:

A. Kupietzky, A. K. Majumdar , Z. Shey, R. Binder, and P. Matheson. Colony Forming Unit Levels of Salivary Lactobacilli and Streptococcus mutans In Orthodontic Patients. The J of Clinical Pediatric Dent . 30:1, 2005.

D. S. Tewari, H.A. Qazi, A. K. Majumdar , M. Tewari, S. Uematsu, P. J. Reddy, Z. Truman and O. C. Tuncay. Regulation matrix metallo proteinase-1 (MMP-1) gene expression by NF-KB. Abstract in the J Dent Res . 78:458, 2821, 1999.

H.A. Qazi, M. Tewari, A. K. Majumdar, O. C. Tuncay and D. S. Tewari . TNF – α mediated programmed cell death ( Apoptosis) in human gingival fiberblasts. Abstract in the J Dent Res . 77: 181, 604, 1998.

H.A. Qazi, M. Tewari, A. K. Majumdar, O. C. Tuncay and D. S. Tewari . Suppression of IL-1 induced NF-KB and AP-1 geneds by DGLA ( DIHOMO-GAMMA LINLENIC ACID). Abstract in Mol. Bio. Cell. 8: 284,1644, 1997.

K. S. Wadwa, A. K. Majumdar , C. F. Ferris. S. H. Snyder, W. H. Kuo, G. J. Schwartz, P. J. Pasricha. Caloric feedback inhibition of gastric emptying does not require nitrinergic innervation. Abstract in Gastroenterology . 112: 4, 1997

C. F. Ferris, K. S. Wadwa, A. K. Majumdar , S. H. Snyder, W. H. Kuo, G. J. Schwartz, P. J. Pasricha. Targeted disruption of the neuronal NOS gene abolishes the inhibitory response to ganglionic stimulation in the mouse pylorus. Abstract in Gastroenterology, 112: A731, 1997.

Majumdar, A. K . Allozyme analysis of genetic variation in cabbage butterfly Artogeia rapae . Abstract in the J Penn. Academy of Sci ., Supplemental Issue: 185, 1995 and the Proceedings of the National Conference on Undergraduate Research . 9: 382, 1995.

Leveter, K. & A. K. Majumdar . Observational study of thecicada-killer wasp Specius speciosus. Proceedings of the National Conference on Undergraduate Research. 8: 933-937, 1994 and abstract in J Penn. Academy of Sci. 67: 185, 1994.