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DR. D. Y. PATIL VIDYAPEETH, PUNE
(DEEMED TO BE UNIVERSITY)
DR. D. Y. PATIL DENTAL COLLEGE & HOSPITAL
SANT TUKARAM NAGAR, PIMPRI, PUNE-411018

Pedodontics & Preventive Dentistry

Vision

The vision of the department is to lead the specialty to newer horizon by integrating innovation, technology and community service into the curricular program. To achieve this vision the department constantly strives to utilize the vast experience of teaching faculty, encourage community based dental learning programs and create an atmosphere encouraging research activities.

Highlights

No. of publications 106 original research papers (National - 69 & International - 37).
No. of publications by undergraduates 5 (4 – National & 1 - International)
No. of projects funded by ICMR 3 (2 PG students & I UG student)
Patients Registration
Average daily OPD per day 80-90
Average no. of new case per day 50-55
Average no. of patients treated per day 30-35
Treatment provided
Pediatric Operative Dentistry procedures such as restoration of posterior teeth and anterior esthetic restorations and SSC.
Pediatric Endodontic procedures such as pulpotomy, pulpectomy, RCT, apexification, apexogenesis, pulp regeneration procedure, post and core and endodontic surgeries.
Prosthodontic procedures such as Full coverage crowns, Removable partial dentures and obturators appliances for cleft lip and cleft palate cases
Interceptive Orthodontic treatments such as correction of cross bite using removable and fixed appliances, habit breaking appliances, space maintainers and space regainers
Oral surgical procedures such as management of traumatic dental Injuries, extractions, removal of impacted permanent teeth and supernumerary teeth, periapical surgeries and surgeries for bony pathology.
Preventive Pedodontics procedures such as pit and fissure sealants, fluoride application, infant oral healthcare, diet counseling and plaque control measures
Treatment of children with special healthcare needs on OPD basis
Full mouth rehabilitation under General Anesthesia at the Dr. D. Y. Patil Medical College & Hospital, Pune for children with special healthcare needs and in indicated cases
Equipments for Clinical & Research work Fully Electronic Dental Chairs: 40
Audio-visual room and ICT Facility
Thermocycling Unit
Nitrous oxide Conscious Sedation Unit
Pulse oximeter
RVG imaging with pediatric Sensor
Obtura – II
Endodontic Rotary Equipment X-Smart
Electronic Apex Locator
Hydro-soldering unit
TENS unit
Special Surgery Room
Extension activities School Dental Health Program for underprivileged students and schools under PCMC.
Regular dental check of children attending the OPD and IPD of the Department of Pediatric, Dr. D. Y. Patil Medical College & Hospital, Pune
Weekly dental check of pregnant women attending Department of Gynecology & Obstetric, Dr. D. Y. Patil Medical College & Hospital, Pune
Weekly interactive session with the MD/ DCH students of Department of Pediatric, Dr. D. Y. Patil Medical College & Hospital, Pune
CDE programs
A 2 day workshop by Dr. Srinivas Namineni on Nitrous-oxide Oxygen Inhalation Sedation Dentistry was organised on the 15th -16th April 2019. The hands on course was attended by 130 participants from across the country. The participants got a first hand experience of the NOIS machine and sedation. The workshop aimed to ease and eliminate dental anxiety and fear among children regarding dental treatment and thus making one’s practice class apart from the conventional practices.
CDE programme on 'Clinical Preventive Dentistry' by Dr. Phillip Schenider was conducted on the 11th March 2019 to get thorough knowledge on Alkasite cement - CENTION N.
CDE programme on 'Painless to Pain-free Dentistry and Fresh breath clinic’ by Dr. Yusuf Chunawala on the 5th February 2019. The lecture covered theoretical concepts, explained with the help of practical examples from day to day clinical practice.
CDE programme on 'Behaviour management in Clinical Preventive Dentistry' by Dr. Chetan Bhat on the 28th December 2018. The use of appropriate non-pharmacological behaviour management techniques for different age groups and different levels of child’s cooperation were presented with audio-visual tools that gave the budding pediatric dentists an insight into management of a child’s behaviour without the use of drugs.
Evidence based pediatric restorative dentistry and live demonstration of pediatric zirconia crowns by Dr. Ashwin Jawdekar was organised on the 15th February 2017. The speaker presented the latest treatment modalities for restoring carious primary teeth based on the current literature reviews and his vast clinical experience.
The department has organized various state level and national level symposium by international speakers with objective of bringing international experience to our students. Some of our invited guests are Dr. Mark Hochman (USA), Dr. Yoshitaka Nijitomi (Japan), Dr. Pratip Phantumvanit (Thailand), and Dr. Robert Anthonappa (Australia).
The department endeavors to produce proficient and skilled dentists and Pedodontists who can serve the nation with highest level of competency, honesty and passion.

Faculty of Pedodontics & Preventive Dentistry

Sr.No. Name of the Staff Qualification Designation Total Experience
1 Dr.Vikas Bendgude MDS Prof. & HOD 20 yrs 1 m
2 Dr.Vishwas Patil MDS Professor 9 yrs 10 m
3 Dr.Ananth Kamath MDS Reader 8 yrs 11 m
4 Dr.Madhura Pawar MDS Reader 6 yrs 6 m
5 Dr.Aditi Mathur MDS Reader 6 yrs
6 Dr.Meenakshi Nankar MDS Reader 4 yrs 11 m
7 Dr.Lalit Patil MDS Lecturer 2 yr 8 m
8 Dr.Jyotimayee Dalai MDS Lecturer 9 m
9 Dr.Sneha Patil MDS Lecturer 3 m

Staff Achievements

Sr. No. Name of the Staff Name of Programme / Event Venue & Date Achievement
Dr Vikas Bendgude, Dr Vishwas Patil, Dr Ananth Kamath, Dr Madhura Pawar, Dr Aditi Mathur, Dr Meenakshi Nankar, Dr Lalit Patil, Dr Jyotirmayee Dalai, Dr Sneha Patil Sedation Dentistry- Eliminating Patients anxiety from dental practice 15 & 16 April 2019 Organizing Team and Delegate
Dr Vikas Bendgude, Dr Vishwas Patil, Dr Ananth Kamath, Dr Madhura Pawar, Dr Aditi Mathur, Dr Meenakshi Nankar, Dr Lalit Patil, Dr Jyotirmayee Dalai Clinical Preventive Dentistry 11 March 2019 Organizing Team and Delegate
Dr Vikas Bendgude, Dr Vishwas Patil, Dr Ananth Kamath, Dr Madhura Pawar, Dr Aditi Mathur, Dr Meenakshi Nankar, Dr Lalit Patil, Dr Jyotirmayee Dalai Behaviour management in Clinical pediatric dentistry 20 Dec 2018 Organizing Team and Delegate
Dr Vikas Bendgude, Dr Vishwas Patil, Dr Ananth Kamath, Dr Madhura Pawar, Dr Aditi Mathur, Dr Meenakshi Nankar, Dr Lalit Patil, Dr Jyotirmayee Dalai Painless to painfree and fresh breath clinic 5 Feb 2019 Organizing Team and Delegate
Dr Vikas Bendgude Famdent Convention 2019 16 & 17 Feb 2019 Delegate
Dr Vikas Bendgude 15th ISPPD National PG Convention, PedoGUide 2018, Vadodara, Gujarat 8-10 February 2018 Chair Person
Dr Vikas Bendgude Pedovista 8-9 March 2018 Resource Person
Dr Vishwas Patil, Dr Ananth Kamath Pedocon- 40th ISPPD National Conference, Nagpur 24-26 October 2018 Chair Person
Dr Vishwas Patil Basics in Pediatric Endodontics, CDE, Tatyasaheb Kore Dental College & Research Centre 14 Nov 2018 Resource Person
Dr Vishwas Patil Bioclear Workshop 12 Dec 2018 Delegate
Dr Ananth Kamath The Science & art of anterior and posterior composite restoration 9-10 feb 2019 Delegate
Dr Vikas Bendgude, Dr Rahul Deshpande, Dr Gauri Lele, Dr Vishwas Patil, Dr Anant Kamath, Dr Aditi Mathur, Dr Meenakshi Nankar 56th Maharashtra state dental conference 8,9,10 December 2017 Chair Person & Delegate
Dr Vikas Bendgude 39th Annual Conference of ISPPD, PEDOSPHERE, Chennai 13-16 September 2017 Chair Person & Delegate
Dr Vikas Bendgude Dr Anant Kamath 38th Annual Conference of ISPPD,PedoByte, Kochi 20-22 October 2016 Chair Person & Delegate
Dr Vikas Bendgude IDENT OVERSEAS June 2016 Implant Symposium 9-12 June 2016 Delegate
Dr Vikas Bendgude Hands on Course on Composite by Dr Prashant Shirude3D imaging: 16-17 April 2016 Delegate
Dr Vikas Bendgude Demystifying the virtual reality, at Dr D Y Patil Dental College, Pimpri, Pune . 9 Dec 2016 Delegate
Dr Vikas Bendgude Advanced Maxillofacial Imaging – CBCT and Root canal Disinfection – Advanced, at Dr D Y Patil Dental College, Pimpri, Pune 18 12 April 2015 Delegate
Dr Vikas Bendgude Basic Life Support at Dr D Y Patil Dental College, Pimpri, Pune 18 31 July 2015 Delegate
Dr Vikas Bendgude, Dr Meenakshi Nankar IDENT 2015 Smile of Your Dreams 5-6 December 2015 Delegate
Dr Vikas Bendgude Workshop/ training programme “Patent filling Processing and drafting conducted by Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Intellectual Property management, Nagpur. 21-23 Sept 2015 Delegate
Dr Rahul Deshpande Workshop on Health Science Education Technology by Dr D Y Patil Vidyapeeth University Centre 15/03/2017 to 17/03/2017 Delegate
Dr Rahul Deshpande Art History: Exploring Relationships with Iconology and Archaelogy 7 and 8 feb 2015 Delegate
Dr Rahul Deshpande National Cultural Studies: Trends & Challenges. Tilak Maharashtra Vidyapeeth 17th & 18th March 2016 Delegate
Dr Rahul Deshpande Understanding Cultural History New Perspectives Tilak Maharashtra Vidyapeeth 10th & 11th March 2017 Delegate
Dr Ananth Kamath Dr Madhura Fatangare Basic Life support at M A Rangoonwala Dental College. September 2015 Delegate
DR Vishwas Patil Implants in aesthetic and functional zone CDE 1st June 2014 Delegate
Dr Ananth Kamath Dr Vishwas Patil Two day workshop on Interceptive orthodontics 20th December 2017 Delegate
Dr Vishwas Patil One year fixed Orthodontic Course 10 Nov 2017 Delegate
Dr Vishwas Patil Exploring Little Kingdom to gear up practice 11 March 2018 Delegate
Dr Vishwas Patil Internatiomal digital dentistry & CAD CAM Conference, Dubai May 2015 Delegate
Dr Madhura Pawar Dr Aditi Mathur Dr Lalit Patil Workshop on systematic review 5 & 6 Dec 2018 Delegate
Dr Madhura Pawar 3rd International Conference on Stem cell & Regenerative medicine 29th -31st March 2019 Delegate
Dr Jyotirmayee Dalai Budding Dentist of the year award- Famdent Dental excellence award 9-12-2018 Award
Dr. Madhura Pawar Hands on workshop on Statistical Packages at Dr. D.Y.Patil Medical College and Hospital Pimpri , Pune 9th and 10th April 2018 Delegate
Dr Aditi Mathur Workshop on Research Methodology at Dr D Y Patil Vidyapeeth Pune 4 August 2018 Delegate
Dr Meenakshi Nankar Workshop attended on Esthetic Crowns in Pediatric Dentistry, training for preparation & placement of Nusmile Esthetic crowns 19/06/2016 Delegate
Dr Meenakshi Nankar 3rd National Symposium on Laser Dentistry INTEGRATE, Under the Aegis of Indian society of Periodontology & Society for oral Laser applications, M A Rangoonwala college of Dental Sciences, Pune. 28 & 29 February 2016 Delegate
Dr Rahul Deshpande, Dr Vishwas Patil World Dentistry Research Award 2015 2015 Award
Dr Meenakshi Nankar Basic life support conducted by Dr. D. Y. Patil Dental college & Hospital, Pimpri, Pune in collaboration with Department of Emergency Medicine, Dr. D. Y. Patil Medical College & Hospital, Pimpri, 31/07/2015. Delegate
Dr Meenakshi Nankar Workshop on Assessment Methods conducted by Dr. D. Y. Patil Vidyapeeth University Centre for Professional Education & Faculty Development (UCPE & FD) 8/12/2014 Delegate
Dr Meenakshi Nankar Basic Course Workshop on Professional Education Technologies, Conducted by University Centre for Professional Education & faculty Development by D. Y. Patil Vidyapeeth, Pune at Dr. D. Y. Patil Dental college, Pune. 25/09/2014 to 27/09/2014 Delegate
Dr Meenakshi Nankar Workshop on Basic Life Support conducted at Dr D Y Patil Medical College, Pimpri, Pune 25 May 2014 Delegate
Dr. Lalit Patil Workshop on Faculty Development, D.Y.Patil Vidyapeeth,Pimpri, Pune 3-4 Nov 2016 Delegate
Dr. Lalit Patil Evidence based Pediatric Restorative Dentistry & Live demonstration on zirconia crowns, D.Y.Patil Vidyapeeth,Pimpri, Pune 15 Feb 2017 Delegate
Dr Rahul Deshpande, Dr Vishwas Patil International Proteomics Research Award 2014 2014 Award

Last Updated On: 14/09/2019