Dr. Pankaj Dhawan, Professor and Head, Department of Prosthodontics, MRDC was invited as Keynote Speaker for a seminar and workshop conducted by Dentium in Delhi. Faculty and Post-graduate students of Department of Prosthodontics attended the event held on 18th February. The entire program was divided into three sessions. It began with a lecture on Predictable Approach to Achieve Success in Implantology by Dr. Pankaj Dhawan where simple and complex clinical cases were shown and evaluated. The clinical considerations of these cases were highlighted and emphasis was laid on multidisciplinary approach for the success of implant treatment especially when dealing with compromised bone quality.
Next session dealt with a seminar by Dr. Seung-Min Han, Periodontologist from South Korea on the essential technique for successful Guided Bone Regeneration. He focused on flap techniques, GBR, rigid fixation of membranes and space maintenance devices.
Post lunch the presentation was continued by Dr. Tushar Chawla on Maxillary sinus augmentation. He discussed both, direct and indirect approaches and also elaborated the management for sinus membrane perforation. The lecture equipped the clinicians and made them aware of the clinical implications through a series of case studies while treating a patient.
Lastly, the presentation ended with a demonstration on GBR technique by Dr. Seung-Min Han. It was a great learning experience for the audience as it helped to improve the knowledge for handling various case scenario.