Department of Prosthodontics and Crown and Bridge

Objectives

The following objectives are laid out to achieve the goals of the course.

  • To possess knowledge on the basic sciences and principles and application of dental material science.
  • To diagnose and planned trearment for pateints requiring a prosthodontic therapy.
  • To read and interpret a radiograph and other investigations for the diagnostic and treatment planning purpose.
  • Age changes and prosthodontic therapy for the aged.
  • Ability to diagnose failed restorations and provide prosthetic therapy.
  • To advice regarding case management involving surgical interim treatment etc
  • To attend continue education programmes, seminars & conferences related to prosthetics. thus, updating himself.
  • To have essential knowledge of personal hygiene, infection control, prevention of cross infection keeping a view the risks of transmission of hepatitis & HIV.
  • To have a ability to plan to establish prosthodontics. clinic/ hospital & practice management.
  • To have a sound knowledge of pharmacology effects of drugs on oral tissues and systems of body and for medically compromised patients.

 

Skills and behavior

  • Candidate should be able to examine the patients requiring prosthetic therapy investigate the patient systemically, analyse the investigation results, radiography, diagnose the alignment, plan a treatment, communicate it with the patient and execute it.
  • Understand the prevelance and prevention of diseases of cranio-mandibular system related to prosthetic dentistry.
  • Candidate should be able to restore lost functions of stomatognathic system, by understanding biological medical bio-engineering principles and systemic conditions of the patients to provide a quality health care of the crani-facial region.
  • Should be able to demonstrate the clinical competence necessary to carry out appropriate treatment at higher level of knowledge, training & practice skills currently available.
  • Identify target diseases and awareness amongst the population for prosthetic therapy.
  • To understand demographic distribution and target diseases of cranio-mandibular region related to prosthodontics.

Our Team

Dr.C.A.Mathew, MDS

Dr.C.A.Mathew, MDS

Professor and HOD

Dr.N.Vidyasankari, MDS

Dr.N.Vidyasankari, MDS

Professor

Dr.S.Suresh Kumar, MDS

Dr.S.Suresh Kumar, MDS

Reader

Dr.J.Muthuvignesh, MDS

Dr.J.Muthuvignesh, MDS

Reader

Dr.M.Maheshwaran, MDS

Dr.M.Maheshwaran, MDS

Senior Lecturer

Dr.K.Rajkumar, MDS

Dr.K.Rajkumar, MDS

Senior Lecturer

Dr.M.Viswanathan, MDS

Dr.M.Viswanathan, MDS

Senior Lecturer

Dr.S.Shabeer Ahamed, BDS

Dr.S.Shabeer Ahamed, BDS

Lecturer

Dr.G.Rajeshwari, BDS

Dr.G.Rajeshwari, BDS

Lecturer

Dr.M.Deepa, BDS

Dr.M.Deepa, BDS

Lecturer

Dr.V.Indhuja, BDS

Dr.V.Indhuja, BDS

Lecturer

Dr.P.Karthika, BDS

Dr.P.Karthika, BDS

Lecturer