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NAME: Dr. K. C. PONNAPPA
POSITION: PROFESSOR AND HEAD
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NAME: Dr. GIRISH T.N
POSITION: PROFESSOR
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NAME: Dr. PONAPPA M.C
POSITION: PROFESSOR
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NAME: Dr. KISHAN K.V
POSITION: READER
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NAME: Dr. SOWMYA A.V
POSITION: Sr. LECTURER
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NAME: Dr. NANJAMMA K.
POSITION: Sr. LECTURER
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NAME: Dr. SEEMA M.K
POSITION: Sr. LECTURER
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NAME: Dr. NAMRATHA.G
POSITION: Sr. LECTURER
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DEPARTMENT PROFILE:


The department of Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics (Room No.7) caters to the various needs of patients requiring restorative, esthetic & endodontic rehabilitation. This department treats on an average of over 100 patients daily. The treatments range from the traditional Silver Amalgam restorations to esthetic restorations like Composites, and Ceramics. We also cater to other restorations like Inlays, Onlays, Single Crown Restoration Procedure following an Endodontic Procedure to rehabilitate a diseased or a broken down teeth. We also treat certain minor surgical procedures like root end resections, hemisections, and management of traumatic injuries. Our post graduates have treated a considerable number of traumatic injuries caused by sporting activities.

 Facilities available in the Operative division:
Restorative Procedures:

  • Silver Amalgam Restorations
  • Composite Restorations
  • Complex Restorative Procedures
  • Metal Restorations for Inlays & Onlays (Gold & Cast Metals).
  • Esthetic Restorations for Inlays & Onlays(Composites & Ceramics)

Facilities available in the Endodontic division:

Root Canal Procedures:

All post graduates are trained extensively in these procedures to manage any complications during any of the Root Canal procedures using surgical microscope.
 The post graduates are thought about the anatomy of the tooth under a surgical microscope.
Management of root and tooth Perforations.
Management of separated instruments.
Post endodontic Procedures (Post & Cores )
                                Customized cast metal post
                                Prefabricated fibre posts & metal posts
                                Crowns
Post endodontic Procedures
Full coverage restorations (Crowns)
All ceramic
Porcelain fused to metal
Full metal

Management of Traumatic injuries:
The students are trained in the diagnosis and treatment planning of all procedures leading to management of traumatic injuries of teeth. We see a lot of sporting injuries, and we treat close to 35-40 cases of sporting injuries annually.

Minor Surgical Procedures:
Root end resection
Hemisection
Root resection

Facilities available in the esthetic division:

Cosmetic Procedures:
                                Bleaching of discolored teeth
Composite & Ceramic Veneering
Tooth Jewels
Esthetic Rehabilitation:
                                Management of discolored teeth. Mildine Diastima closure
                                Correction of malformed teeth
                                Management of fractured teeth
                                Replacement of avulsed (knocked out) teeth.
FLOOR AREA


TOTAL FLOOR AREA

6647 SQ FT

U.G Clinic

1900

Endosurgery

144

P.G Clinic

2019

Radiography /RVG

144

P.G Seminars

300

P.G Lab

276

Staff Room

314

Prof * Hod

276

Sterilization

88

Patient Waiting & Reception

252

Movement Area

194

Phantom Lab

680

Toilets

80

PATIENT INFLOW

LIBRARY
LIST OF BOOKS in MAIN LIBRARY; TOTAL BOOKS : 272
TOTAL TITLES :  102
LIST OF BOOKS IN THE DEPARTMENT LIBRARY; TOTAL TITLES : 34
TOTAL BOOKS : 39

LIST OF JOURNALS


Sl. No.

NAME OF THE JOURNAL

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Operative Dentistry

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Dental Traumatology

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International Endodontic Journal

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Journal of Endodontics

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Dental Materials

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International Journal of Periodontics and Restorative Dentistry

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Caries Research

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Journal of Dental Research

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Journal of American Dental Association (JADA)

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Quintessence International

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Dental Clinics of North America (DCNA)

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Australian Endodontic Journal

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Endodontic Topics

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Archives of Oral Biology

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Caries Research

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Clinical Journal of Pain   

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Dental Abstracts

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European Journal of Oral Science

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Gerodontology

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Journal of Dentistry       

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Journal of Esthetic and Restorative Dentistry     

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Journal of Oral Rehabilitation     

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Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry  

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Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology, Oral Radiology and Endodontology

 

ACHIEVEMENTS

Prizes:

  • Dr Andrea Laura Dsouza(2007-2010)  secured a gold medal for being the university 1st rank holder during 2010.
  • Dr. Vergese George (2006- 2009securedthe best paper award during the annual FODI & IES conference, Chandigarh(2008)
  • Dr. Vergese George(2006-2009) secured the best [paper award during the annual ISPRP conference, Mangalore(2008)
  • Dr. Nanjamma K K (2007-2010) secured the best paper award during the annual FODI & IES national conference, Chandigarh(2008)
  • Dr. Subin Tnhomas (2008-2011) secured the best poster award in the annual FODI & IES national conference, Chandigarh  (2008)
  • Dr. Andrea Laura Dsouza (2007- 2010) secured the best paper in the annual ISPRP conference, Cochin(2009)
  • Dr. Nagesh (2010-2013secured the best poster award in the Annual Post graduate FODI & IES convention, Chennai (2010)
  • Dr. Niyaz (2010- 2013) secured the best poster award in the Annual Post graduate FODI & IES convention, Chennai (2010)
  • Dr. Shabri (2010- 2013) secured the best paper in the annual ISPRP conference, Dharwad (2011)
  • Dr. Vimal Remy (2011-2014) secured the best poster in the annual ISPRP conference, Dharwad (2011)
  • Dr. Vineesh Krishnan (2011-2014) secured the best poster in the annual ISPRP conference, Dharwad (2011)
  • Dr. Namratha G (2011-2014)secured the best poster in the annual ISPRP conference, Dharwad (2011)
  • Dr. Chaitrika (2012-2015) secured the best paper award in the annual FODI & IES post graduate convention, Dharwad, (2013)
  • Dr. Savant (2013 - 16) secured best paper award in IDA state conference at Madikeri (2013)
  • Dr. Arun Shyam secure II best paper award in state IDA conference Madikeri (2013).

Total no. of publications: 38                                                

Conferences/ CDE/ Programmes conducted:
Symposium on PREP ;2007
CDE programme on ROTARY ENDODONTICS by dr. Shiju Jacob; 2009
Cde programme on esthetic dentistry by dr. Arvind shenoy; 2010
ISPRP national conference; 2010
Rotary endontic - Dr. Vinay - 2013, November 2013
PRESTO - 2014 27th and 28th February

RESEARCH PROJECTS

Ongoing Research Projects:

  • Effects Of Different Power Settings Of Nd:Yag And Er:YAG Lasers On Gutta Percha Removal – An In Vitro Study.
  • The Effect Of Er:YAG Laser On The Shear Bond Strength Of Fifth And Sixth Generation Dentin Bonding Agents- An In-Vitro Study.
  • Comparative Evaluation Of  Dentinal  Penetration  Of  Three  Different endodontic Sealers With And Without Smear Layer Removal -  Sem Study.
  • Evaluation Of Efficacy Of Four Natural Products As Intracanal Medicaments Against E- Faecalis- An Invitro Study.
  • Sealing Ability Of Three Root End Filling Materials Prepared Using Er:YAG Laser And Endosonic Tip.
  • Comparison Of Root Canal Morphologies Of Maxillary Premolars In Kodava & Tibetan Population Using Clearing Technique: An In Vitro Study                                                                                                                                                           
  • Sealing Ability Of MTA, Calcium Phosphate And PMMA Bone Cements On Root Ends Prepared Using An Er.YAG Laser And Ultrasonics Evaluated By Confocal Laser Scanning Microscopy
  • Evaluation Of Marginal Intergrity Of Class II Composite Restoration With Two Different Liners And Variable Modes Of Curing At Different Time Intervals- An In-Vitro Study
  • Fracture Resistance Of Maxillary Premolars With Class II MOD Cavities Restored With Direct And Indirect Composite Restorative Systems - An In-Vitro Study

INFRASTRUCTURE

Dental Chairs:           38                               
Key casting equipments:

  • Sand Blaster Unit(Begos)          
  • Burn Out Furnace(Siro)              
  • Vaccum Mixer(Siro)
  • Casting Drum
  • Centrifugal Casting Machine
  • Ceramic Crucibles
  • Vibrator
  • Induction Casting Machine
  • Ceramic Furnace


Endodontic  Instrument

  • Surgical Microscope
  • Mechanized & thermoplastisized obturation systems
  • Tooth jewelry
  • Apex locator with Rotary Hand piece
  • sets of Hu- Friedy instruments for endodontic Surgery

FACULTY PROFILE

DR. K. C. PONNAPPA (PROFESSOR)                                                       
Dr. K. C. Ponnappa completed BDS in 1995 from A. B. Shetty Memorial Institute of Dental Sciences (Mangalore), and MDS (Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics) in 1997 from SDM College of Dental Sciences, Dharwad.
Currently he is working as Head of Department and Post Graduate Guide in the Department of Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics.
He is a post graduate teacher since 1998, and he is also in the panel of examiners in various universities across the country, and he is also the university examination paper setter for D. Y. Patil University (Mumbai) & Santosh University (Ghaziabad), Choudhry Charan Singh University (Meerut).
He is also in the panel of inspectors for the Dental Council of India (New Delhi).
He has the following publications to his credit:

  • Composite inlays- indirect technique. 
  • Shear bond strength of 4th & 5th generation DBA in the presence of and absence of moisture. An in-vitro study
  • Bondodontics! The future of endodontics- a case report.
  • Journal of Pacific Academy of higher Education & Research; vol 1(1), july- sept; 2009
  • Evidence based dentistry- a model for clinical research practice.
  • Journal of Pacific Academy of higher Education & Research; vol 1(1), july- sept; 2009
  • Smart art. Journal of International Oral Health, Vol 1, Oct 2009
  • Tissue engineering in endodontics. 
    Journal of Pacific Academy of higher Education & Research; vol 1(4), apr- june; 2010
    Reattachment of dental fragments- an immediate esthetic alternative. Journal of Indian Academy of Aesthetic & Cosmetic Dentistry; Vol 7, March 2010
  • Mandibular first molar with multiple canal- report of two cases. International Journal of Dental Clinics 2011:3(1)
  • Effects of various irrigation solutions on working length determination by   apex   locators: an in-vitro study.
  • Journal of International Oral Health, Vol 3, (3) june 2011
  • Endodontic management of maxillary first molar with 2 palatal and 3 buccal canals & associated multiple space infection.
  • Journal of International Oral Health, Vol 3, (5) Oct 2011
  • Vital pulp treatment with MTA- a case report.
  • Acta Odontologica International-Vol1 Issue 1; Jan 2012
  • Effect of mouth rinses on the colour of three tooth colored restorative materials.
  •  International Journal Of Occlusion Medicine & Stomatology; June 2012.
  • Effect of mouth rinses on the hardness of three tooth colored restorative materials.
    International Journal Of Occlusion Medicine & Stomatology; Sept 2012.
  • Microbial mechanisms in endodontic flare ups ;
  • Journal of Multidisciplinary Dental Research; Vol 1,Issue 2, Sept Nov 2012
  • Regenerative endodontics: A paradigm shift in endodontic treatment Journal of Multidisciplinary Dental Research; Vol 1,Issue 2, Sept Nov 2012
  • Tooth movement with care- a case report of interdisciplinary approach.  Journal of Multidisciplinary Dental Research; Vol 1,Issue 2, Sept Nov 2012
  • Occlusal contact marking indicators- an overview in restorative dentistry.   Journal of Multidisciplinary Dental Research; Vol 1,Issue 2, Sept Nov 201

DR. GIRISH T. N.  (PROFESSOR)                                           
Dr. Girish T.N. completed BDS in 1998 from Government Dental College, Thiruvananthapuram, and MDS (Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics) in 2003 from Government Dental College, Kozhikode. Currently he is working as Professor and Post Graduate Guide in the Department of Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics.
He is a post graduate teacher since 2006, and he is also in the panel of examiners in various universities across the country.
He is also in the panel of inspectors for the Dental Council of India (New Delhi).
He has the following publications to his credit:

  • Dentin caries removal- a review of current techniques;

Kerala Dental Journal; Vol no 25(3), sept 2002

  •  “PROBIOTCS”: a new hope in oral health.

 Karnataka State Dental Journal  Vol 30; No 4,  Oct-Dec 2011;

  • Vital pulp treatment with MTA- a case report

Acta Odontologica International-Vol1 Issue 1 Jan 2012

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Hongkong Dental Journal, Vol 9, No2; Dec 2012

  • Microbial mechanisms in endodontic flare ups ;

Journal Of Multidisciplinary  Dental Research; Vol 1,Issue 2, Sept Nov 2012

  • Regenerative endodontics: A paradigm shift in endodontic treatment ; Journal Of Multidisciplinary  Dental Research;   Vol 1,Issue 2, Sept Nov 2012
  • Tooth movement with care- a case report  of interdisciplinary approach.  Journal of Multidisciplinary Dental Research; Vol 1,Issue 2, Sept Nov 2012
  • Occlusal contact marking indicators- an overview in restorative dentistry.   Journal of Multidisciplinary Dental Research; Vol 1,Issue 2, Sept Nov 2012

 


DR. M. C. PONAPPA (PROFESSOR)                                         
Dr. M. C. Ponappa completed BDS in 2000 and MDS (Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics), in 2002 from A. B. Shetty Memorial Institute of Dental Sciences (Mangalore). He is currently working as Professor and Post Graduate Guide in the Department of Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics.
He is a post graduate teacher since 2006, and he is also in the panel of examiners in various universities across the country.
He is also in the panel of inspectors for the Dental Council of India (New Delhi).
He has the following publications to his credit:

  • Vital pulp treatment with MTA- a case report .

Acta Odontologica International-Vol1 Issue 1 Jan 2012

  • “PROBIOTCS”: a new hope in oral health.

Karnataka State Dental Journal ; Vol 30; No 4,  Oct-Dec 2011

  • Nanotechnology

 Journal Of Multidisciplinary Dental Research Vol 1,Issue 1, Jan Mar 2012

  • Regenerative Endodontics.

Journal Of Multidisciplinary  Dental Research; Vol 1,Issue 2, Sept Nov 2012

  • Occlusal contact marking indicators- an overview in restorative dentistry.   Journal of Multidisciplinary Dental Research; Vol 1,Issue 2, Sept Nov 2012

 


DR. KISHAN K V (READER)                                                        
Dr. Kishan K V completed BDS in 2002 from SDM College of Dental Sciences, Dharwad and MDS (Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics), in 2007 from AME college of Dental Sciences (Raichur). Currently he is working as Reader and Post Graduate Guide in the Department of Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics.
He is also in the panel of examiners for RGUHS University.
He has the following publications to his credit:

  • “PROBIOTCS”: a new hope in oral health.

Karnataka State Dental Journal ; Vol 30; No 4,  Oct-Dec 2011

  • Vital pulp treatment with MTA- a case report.

Acta Odontologica International-Vol1 Issue 1 Jan 2012

  • Regenerative endodontics: A paradigm shift in endodontic treatment ; Journal Of Multidisciplinary Dental Research Vol 1,Issue 1, Jan Mar 2012

   DR.NANJAMMA K K  (SENIOR LECTURER)                          
Dr. K.K.Nanjamma completed BDS in 2004 from A. B. Shetty Memorial Institute of Dental Sciences (Mangalore), and MDS (Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics) from Coorg Institute of Dental Science, Virajpet and she is currently working as senior lecturer in the Department of Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics in 2010.
She has the following publications to her credit:

  • Nanotechnology:

Journal Of Multidisciplinary Dental Research Vol 1,Issue 1, Jan Mar 2012


DR.SOWMYA A V (SENIOR LECTURER)                                          
Dr. K.K.Nanjamma completed BDS in 2002 from Yenepoya Dental College (Mangalore), and MDS (Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics) 2010 from SDM College of Dental Sciences, Dharwad.
Currently she is working as senior lecturer in the Department of Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics.
She has the following publications to her credit:

  • Regenerative endodontics: A paradigm shift in endodontic treatment

Journal Of Multidisciplinary Dental Research Vol 1,Issue 1, Jan Mar 2012


DR. SEEMA M K (SENIOR LECTURER)                                               
Dr. Seema.M.K. completed BDS in 2007 from Vokkaligara Sangha Dental College and Hospital (Bangalore), and MDS (Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics) in 2011 from Coorg Institute of Dental Science, Virajpet.
Currently she is working as senior lecturer in the Department of Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics.
She has the following publications to her credit:

  • Nanotechnology:

Journal Of Multidisciplinary Dental Research Vol 1, Issue 1, Jan Mar 2012


DR. NAMRATHA.G (SENIOR LECTURER)                                                
Dr. Namratha.G. completed BDS in 2010 from Coorg Institute of Dental Sciences,Virajpet and MDS (Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics) in 2014 from Coorg Institute of Dental Science, Virajpet. Currently she is working as senior lecturer in the Department of Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics.

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