FROM HOD’S DESK
As we all know that 90% of population in the world affected by dental caries and the branch of dentistry which deals with dental caries is Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics.
This branch deals with 90% of all dental problems.
This branch is recognized as the foundation of dentistry and the base from which most other aspect of dentistry are evolved such as prostho. & endodontics.
The Contribution of many practitioners, academicians and researches thought the world have resulted in operative dentistry being recognized today as a scientifically based discipline that plays an important role in enhancing dental health.
Jaipur is the capital of Rajasthan. It’s also known as Pink city of Rajasthan. The Department is started in the year 2001 under the banner of Jaipur Dental College. Under the guidance of senior faculty members, the department has grown tremendously and started its post graduate program in 2007. Myself Dr. Deepak Sharma presently heading the department passed out from Bapuji Dental College, Davangere.
Endodontics mainly deals with pain related dental problem. Now a days it is the most demanding branch in dentistry both from clinical & academic point of view.
Esthetic dental procedures are the core centre of attraction in nowadays routine clinical practice. It involves direct composite restorations for multiple purposes, veneering & abrasion techniques, crowns & bridges etc. All of them are performed by our P.G. students in the department.
We are equipped with a surgical room for minor surgical procedures & non – surgical special endodontic cases under a surgical operating microscope. Under guidance of senior faculty members, these procedures are routinely performed by our P.G. students of department.
We are fully equipped with 40 dental chairs in under graduate section and 20 dental chairs in post graduate section along with other sophisticated equipments needed for patients.
The department also keeps abreast with the latest materials, state of the art equipment and current technology. The Post Graduates follow an extensive training curriculum which includes clinical, academic and research activities under the guidance of senior experience faculty. The staffs and post graduates are encourage to attend national conferences and to present research papers.
“The world is not a problem, the problem is your unawareness.” Mean while numerous efforts were made to ensure awareness of dental health for Patients in and around Jaipur. Free dental treatment with a specialty thrust, in the department endeavours encouraged the inflow of patients O.P.D. and eradicated the prevalent notion that natural teeth cannot be saved.” Regularly 100 patients are on our O.P.D. are received per day.
“The achievements of the organization are the results of the combined efforts of the individual.” The department at present has come a long way from its stage of infancy with comprehensive preventive interceptive and therapeutic dental health care is provided to all patients coming to our department which is due to the entire efforts of my team work of our dedicated teaching staffs, post graduates, non teaching staffs right from starting of our department.”