Department of
Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics

Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology and Microbiology

The Department of Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics deals with diagnosis, treatment planning and prognosis of defects of teeth that result in restoration of proper tooth form, function and esthetics. Endodontics is branch that focuses on morphology, physiology, and pathology of human dental pulp and periapical tissues. To impart the highest quality of education to students and shape them to be good professionals and also provide high quality treatment using state-of-the-art instruments and equipments.

CDE with HANDS-ON programme conducted in the department : A full circle approach to anterior esthetic restorations by Dr Deepak Mehta.

Live Projects : Topic: Comparative efficacy of articaine with lidocaine in patients with irreversible pulpitis in mandibular molars.

Topic: An in vivo evaluation of desensitising effect of oxalates under composite restorations.

Topic: Application of alpha-tocopherol agent to improve the bond strength of root dentin treated with sodium hypochlorite.

Student publication
Topic: Endodontic management of Maxillary first molar with two palatal canals aided with cone beam computed tomography: a case report.
Topic: Intraradicular rehabilitation of fractured maxillary canine with open apex.
Topic : Elusive canals :a game of hide and seek.
Topic :Vital bleaching :an essential adjunct to modern aesthetic dentistry.

Treatments performed in the department are :

  • Amalgam restorations
  • Composite restorations
  • Gic restorations
  • Pulp capping procedures
  • Root canal treatment
  • Apexifications
  • Post and core
  • Bleaching
  • Veneeering
  • Minor surgical procedures such as hemisection, radisection.
  • Surgical procedures such as apicoectomy
  • Regenerative endodontic procedures

Lab procedures performed in the department are:

  • Inlay and onlay fabrication
  • Cast post and core
  • Metallic and ceramic crown preparations
  • Laminates