Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics

One of the busiest departments of the college, the Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics aims at “Increasing the life span of teeth”. Towards this end, department offers root canal treatment, endodontic surgeries, metallic non-metallic and aesthetic restorations. UG and PG students gain thorough knowledge in areas such as restorative dentistry and endodontic treatment which includes endodontic microsurgery, regenerative endodontics and management of traumatic injuries. The department also teaches students, the procedures involved in aesthetic dentistry. The department is fully equipped with facilities such as, thermoplasticized gutta percha system, rotary endodontic system, power bleaching, LED light curing unit, endosonics and a complete ceramics lab.

The department is also equipped with LASER and operating microscope to aid in delivering quality treatment. The department is involved in Undergraduate and post graduate training.

Head of the department:

Prof. Dr. Ashwani Dobhal MDS

BDS: Faculty of Dentistry, King George’s Medical University, Lucknow, 1988.

MDS: Faculty of Dentistry, King George’s Medical University, Lucknow, 1991.

Publications:

  • An evaluation of heat cured composite resin inlay-An in vitro study- Uttaranchal State Dental Journal, 2003.

  • Your guide to cracked teeth- Souvenir Uttaranchal State, 2005.

  • Endodontic failures- “Changing the challenge”- Dental World, 2009.

  •  Flare ups in endodontics- Dental Journal Research and Review, 2009.

  • Delayed replantation-A case report- Dental Journal Research and Review, 2010.

  • Ceramic laminate veneers: A conservative approach to esthetics- Indian Journal of Dental Sciences, 2011.

  • Insight to three dimensional imaging in endodontics- Indian Journal of Dental Sciences, 2011.

  • Case reports of acute fluoride toxicity- Indian Journal of Dental Sciences, 2013.

  • Endodontic treatment of mandibular anteriors with two root canals- A case report- Journal of Dental Excellence, 2017.

  • Antifungal efficacy of herbs- Oral Biology and Craniofacial Research, 2018.

  • Advances in composite resin materials: a review.- Indian Journal of Contemporary Dentistry, 2019.