Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge

Prosthodontics deals with advanced form of sequencing treatment, restorative treatment and maintenance which encompasses diagnosis, treatment planning, rehabilitation and post procedural care of the oral function, comfort, appearance and health of patients with clinical conditions associated with missing or deficient teeth and/or oral and maxillofacial tissues using biocompatible substitutes.

The department has separate undergraduate and post graduate sections. The undergraduate course in the department was started in 1991 and got recognized by DCI in 1996 whereas the Post-Graduate Course was started in the year 1998 and got recognized by DCI in the year 2001. The post graduate seats have been increased from two to four per year from the year 2010. Additionally, the Dental mechanics’ course was started in 2007-08 with 10 admissions from the academic year 2009-2010. The department has witnessed the success of 23 graduate batches and 16 post-graduate batches passed out from here and now spreading the glory of the institute across the world!

VISION STATEMENT
It’s a right for every human to look human… and this right should be protected even in case of some oro-facial structural deficiency. Our department supports this and renders free and quality treatment to all the patients irrespective of their socio-economic status to increase their oral health related quality of life.

Name Qualification Designation
Dr. Pranav V. Mody MDS Professor and H.O.D.
Dr. Suhas Rao K. MDS Professor
Dr. Brijesh Shetty MDS Professor
Dr. Deviprasad Nooji MDS Professor
Dr. Manoj Kumar A.D MDS Reader
Dr. Meghashree K. MDS Reader
Dr. Mahesh MDS Sr. Lecturer
Dr. Keerthi MDS Sr. Lecturer
Dr. Sufiyan M. K. MDS Sr. Lecturer
 DR. SANATH. P  BDS  Lecturer
 DR. BEEFATHIMA  BDS  Lecturer
 DR. NIKHIL MATHEW  BDS  Lecturer
 DR. FAYIZ. P  BDS  Lecturer
 DR. NOWSHATH BANU  BDS  Lecturer
 DR. SWATHI RAO  BDS  Lecturer
 DR. JIJTHA RAM. M  BDS  Lecturer

TECHNICAL TEAM

    Mrs. Tanuja Y C     Staff Nurse
    Mr. Somappa B     Dental Technician
    Mrs. Deepika     Dental Technician
    Mr. Ramakrishna K     Attender
    Mr. Premachandra     Attender
    Ms. Dhanyashree     Attender
  • HOD Chamber
  • PG Clinic
  • PG Lab
  • Sterilization Chamber
  • Casting Chamber
  • Plaster Laboratory
  • Technicians Area
  • The Museum for the public awareness.
  • Dept Library
  • Faculty Rooms
  • UG Clinic
  • Sterilization area
  • Pre-clinical Laboratoty
  • A SEPARATE IMPLANT CLINIC having exclusive electronic Dental chair, Physio dispenser, X-Ray with RVG and Stereomicroscope unit caters to the need of the patient.
Faculty

  • Deviprasad Nooji
  1. Received best faculty paper award on 43rd IPS conference held at  Hyderabad,Telangana.
  2. Received best faculty paper award on 41st  IPS conference held at  Ahmedabad, Gujarat
  3. Received best faculty paper award on 38th   IPS conference held at  Indore.
  4. Received best faculty paper award on 37th   IPS conference held at  Trissur, Kerala.
  5. Received best faculty paper award on 35th   IPS conference held at  New Delhi.
  6. Received Dr.F D Mirza  award on 33rd IPSCON conference held at  Aurgangabad.
  7. Received Best student paper  award on 7th IPS PG students convention held at
  8. Porur,Chennai.

PG Students

  • Dr Chandan Kumar Kusum secured 6th rank in post graduate examination conducted by the RGUHS in 2010-2011.
  • Dr Manu Johns secured 6th rank in post graduate examination conducted by the RGUHS in 2012-2013.
  • Dr Mohamed Imran Zainvi secured 1st rank in post graduate examination conducted by the RGUHS in 2013-2014.
  • Dr Wankhade Bushan Ganesh Rao secured 3st rank in post graduate examination conducted by the RGUHS in 2013-2014.
  • Dr Chandan Kumar Kusum secured 1st prize for the scientific paper presentation held at 12th National IPS PG Convention 2010,Chennai.
  • DrSmitha Gujjar secured IInd prize for the scienticfic paper presentation held at 14th National IPS PG Convention,Mangalore, 2012.
  • Dr Wankhade Bushan secured IInd prize for the scientific paper presentation held at 5th ISPRP Conference, Mangalore, 2012.
  • Dr Arjun Mithra secured IInd Prize for the scientific paper presentation held at 40th IDA KSDC,Mangalore, 2012.
  • Dr Smitha Gujjar and Dr Mohammed Imran Secured Ist prize for the scientific paper presentation held at 40th IDA KSDC,Mangalore, 2012.
  • Dr Gangwani Jayesh Ashok and Dr Pooja Pillai Secured Ist prize for the scientific paper presentation held at 41st ISPRP, Bhopal, 2014.
  • Dr Manoj Prasad P.G and Dr Anna Roy Secured Ist prize for the scientific paper presentation held at 42nd ISPRP, Mahe,2015.
  • Dr Sonali Harjani and Dr Sukitha R Secured Ist prize for the scientific paper presentation held at 5th KPS, Belgavi 2017

UG Students

  • Ms Geethu George secured 10th rank in IInd year Under graduate examinations conducted by the RGUHS in the year 2013.
  • Ms Shiji Susan Simon secured 6th rank in final year Under graduate examinations conducted by the RGUHS in the year 2013.
  • Ms Geethu George secured 9th rank in final year Under graduate examinations conducted by the RGUHS in the year 2013.
  • Ms Hena Mariyam Muneer secured 9th rank in final year Under graduate examinations conducted by the RGUHS in the year 2014.
  • Ms Aparna secured 5th rank in final year Under graduate examinations conducted by the RGUHS in the year 2015.
  • Ms Salma Majeeda Ottakath secured 6th rank in final year Under graduate examinations conducted by the RGUHS in the year 2015.
  • CDE conducted on 21-3-2014 , at KVG Dental college , Sullia .The guest SudhakarBhat & Dr.SanathShetty  spoke on ““Troubleshooting in Complete Denture”.
  • CDE conducted on 22-12-2015, at KVG Dental college , Sullia .The guest Sivashankar spoke on DIGITAL AGE OF PROSTHODONTICS”.
  • CDE conducted on 01-9-2016 , at KVG Dental college , Sullia .The guest ChetanHegde spoke on “TMJ AND OCCLUSION: THEIR RELATIONSHIP TO TMD”.
  • We provide advanced treatment modality for completely edentulous patients ranging from over dentures, Implant retained as well as full implant supported prosthesis.
  • For partially edentulous patients permanent treatment options such as Fixed partial denture, Cast partial Dentures , Implant prosthetics, Precision attached prosthesis etc are done on a regular basis.
  • Our team is well trained in rehabilitating maxillofacial deformity with advanced materials and techniques. (Obturators, Eye Prosthesis, Ear Prosthesis, Nose prosthesis, Hand & Finger prosthesis etc.)
  • We expertise in Esthetic smile design and full mouth rehabilitation of decimated dentition incorporating veneers, crowns and bridges.