Pediatric and Preventive Dentistry
MINIMAL INTERVENTION TO MAXIMUM INVASION- CLINICAL PERSPECTIVE
The Department of Pediatric and Preventive Dentistry, MRDC, FDS, MRIIRS Faridabad on November 15th 2022 organized a lecture cum hand-on on “Minimal Intervention To Maximum Invasion- A Clinical Perspective” for the UG and PG students. Dr. Priyanka Jain, Ph.D AB Shetty Dental College, Mangalore was the esteemed guest speaker for the event. This lecture was aimed at broadening the knowledge on rehabilitation of decayed/traumatized primary teeth using Stainless Steel Crowns and Strip Crowns to restore their functions. The guest lecturer also explained about preventive measure to limit extension of carious lesions in primary teeth.
The event began with the welcome message by Dr. Madhulika Srivastava, Department of Pediatric and Preventive Dentistry, MRDC followed by the lecture where the speaker talked about the objectives and need of restorative treatment methods in primary teeth to repair or limit the damage from caries, protect and preserve the tooth structure, reestablish adequate function, restore esthetics and provide ease in maintaining good oral hygiene. This was followed by a hands-on workshop on application of Stainless-steel crowns and Strip crowns. A question-and-answer session with the participants was also held to eradicate any unclarified doubts about the topic. The session concluded with the vote of thanks by Dr. Carrolene Langpoklakpam.
M.D.S PEDIATRIC AND PREVENTIVE DENTISTRY
PROGRAMME EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES
PEO-1. Practice Pediatric dentistry efficiently with scientific knowledge.
PEO-2. Exercise Empathy and a caring attitude and maintain high ethical standards.
PEO-3. Develop the faculty for critical analysis and evaluation of various concepts and views, to adopt the most rational approach.
PO-1 Foundation Knowledge & Skills: Of the fundamentals of dentistry with relevant scientific methods and principles of biological functions.
PO-2 Critical Thinking: To identify, formulate research literature and analyze scientifically various established facts and data
PO-3 Patient Centered Care: To diagnose and manage various common dental problems encountered in general dental practice, keeping in mind the expectations and the right of the society to receive the best possible treatment available wherever possible.
PO–4 Competency: Essential for the general dentist to begin independent, unsupervised dental practice and can self evaluate treatment effectiveness,
PO-5 Emerging technologies: Create, select and apply appropriate techniques, resources and IT tools in all clinical disciplines and methods of preventive, diagnostic and therapeutic aspects of dentistry with an understanding of the limitations.
PO-6 Health Promotion: To Improve awareness and provide possible solutions for oral health problems and needs
throughout the community.
PO-7 Environment and Sustainability: To understand the Influence of the natural and social environment on the state of health as it affects dentistry and demonstrate the need for sustainable development.
PO-8 Professionalism & Ethics: To apply the current knowledge of dentistry in the best interest of the patient and maintain a high standard of professional ethics and conduct.
PO-9 Individual and Team Work: To function effectively as an individual and as a member or leader in diverse teams, and in multidisciplinary settings so as to promote oral health and prevent oral diseases wherever possible.
PROGRAMME SPECIFIC OUTCOMES
Post graduate will be able to
PS01 Understand the principles of preventive dentistry right from birth to adolescence and guide parents in regard to various treatment modalities.
PSO2 Acquire skills to perform essential diagnostic procedures and treat appropriately so as to manage a child patient efficiently and effectively with emphasis also on treatment of individual needs of disabled children
PS03 To have knowledge of the microbiological and Immunological aspects of pediatric oral pathologies.
Our practice specializes in the oral health of children from infancy through the teenage years. Recent studies have tied good oral health to general good health in our children. Our mission and our goal is to create future generations with lesser burden of dental diseases. Our experienced faculty guides and trains undergraduate and post-graduate dental students using the latest technologies to manage children and deliver most advanced dental treatments.
Special Considerations During Covid-19 Pandemic For Patients
Due to COVID-19, there are a few changes around the department in order to keep your family and our staff and students as safe as possible.
- Only 1 parent/guardian should accompany each patient, and siblings should be left at home to minimize the number of people in the department.
- We ask that parents wear a mask or face covering while in the office.
- Our doctors will be wearing some additional personal protective equipment.
MANAGEMENT OF BILATERAL MANDIBULAR FRACTURE
Mr. Kunal 13 years/ Male Bilateral Mandibular Fracture
MANAGEMENT OF DENTAL TRAUMA
MANAGEMENT OF RETAINED PRIMARY TEETH WITH DEVELOPING ANTERIOR CROSS-BITE
CROSS-BITE CORRECTION DONE USING EXPANSION SCREW
MANAGEMENT OF SPACE LOSS USING SPACE MAINTAINERS