Conservative Dentistry means conserving the tooth structure by all means i.e. Prevention, interception, preservation and restoration. Thus aiding rehabilitation. It includes Endodontology which has similar objectives and deals with health, diseases, mishaps etc. of dental Pulp and Periradicular tissue.
This department caters to these needs by means of patient education, preventive and interceptive measures, management of dental ailments and Endodontic treatment. Preclinical laboratory is equipped with latest fifty workstations simulators including all attachments, a locker room, and technical room. Services provided include management of dental caries, abrasions, erosion, attrition, hypoplasia, trauma, discoloration, esthetics need, pulpal and periapical ailments, preventive, interceptive, restorative and endodontic treatments.
The department is provided with latest and state of art materials, equipments such as amalgam, cast restoration, GIC, gumpoints, bonding ceramics, composits. Amalgamators cement mixers, light curing units, airrotors, micromotors, electrically operated chairs & centralized unit. A compressor & gas connection, pulp testers, RVG apex locators, rubber dam kit, rotary endo motors with reduction hand pieces, endosurgery kits, bleaching units & many more to quote are available.
As on 30th June 2016-
Total number of Root Canal Treatments done in last Ten Years: 9911
Research Papers Published by Faculty Members: 65
Scientific Papers Presented by Faculty Members: 10
Total CDE hours (conducted by Department) in last Ten Years: 30 hours
Out Patients Department:
- Diagnosis and prevention of Caries
- Diagnosis of pulpal pain
- Silver amalgam restorations
- Composite resin restorations
- GIC restorations
- Inlays and onlays
- Metal ceramic
- Cast metal
- Smile design
- Invisible restorations
- Post & core
- Periapical surgery
- Root resection
- Endodontic Implants
- Emergency management of Traumatic Injuries to teeth