Apdch

Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics

Department Description

The department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics is concerned with treatment of disease and defects of dental hard tissues mainly restoring the form, function and aesthetics. Endodontics deals with root canal treatment, endodontic surgery and regenerative procedures. By considering the present era and upcoming future, world emphasizes more on preservation with precision. Procedures such as cosmetic, esthetic correction of teeth and various restorative procedure such as amalgam, GIC, Composite are carried out in our department. This department caters to a huge patient load and renders treatment to various dental disease like dental caries, pulpal and periradicular diseases, developmental malformation of teeth, discoloured teeth, traumatized teeth and management of pain.

The department infrastructure includes,
• Undergraduate clinic
• Post graduate clinic
• Preclinical lab with phantom heads for both under and postgraduate students
• Ceramic lab
• Microsurgery room with dental operating microscope
• Wet and dry sterilization areas
• Well equipped seminar hall with LCD projector and visualizer.

Vision

The vision of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics department (APDCH) are as follows,
• To create highly skilled dental professionals and to serve rural population in this region which is provided with well equipped and advanced treatment care for enriching their lives.
• To provide top quality education matching international standards for the students who are made to work with advanced equipments coupled with innovative teaching methods.
• To encourage students to come with innovative ideas and carry out their own research under the guidance of faculty.

Mission

Our mission is to make a center of excellence for high level teaching – learning process and to evolve the knowledge of students through research. To make an effective contribution to the society, especially rural area.
• To make students communicate better with patients through orientation in student centric learning environment
• To develop competent, well efficient dental professionals with appropriate knowledge and skills by following NABH standards in patient care.
• To conduct faculty development program which helps the faculty in updating their knowledge in recent advances.
• To upgrade the equipments to an advanced level which will aid in increased efficiency in patient care.
• To provide access to socially under developed areas of this locality population through dental education and treatment. To inculcate a sense of national pride and impart ethical principles and moral values and communication in students.
• To share a knowledge with other reputed institution in the area of knowledge, technology and research.

Faculty Details

Dr. B Veni Ashok

Professor

Dr. N Bharath

Professor

Dr. N Senthil Nathan

Reader

Dr. S Karthikeyan

Reader

Dr. S Sriram

Reader

Dr. S Sathish

Reader

Dr. K Ohm Nijandhan

Reader

Dr. V Sudhakar

Lecturer

Dr. T Sowmiya

Lecturer

Dr. R Sujith

Lecturer

Dr.Purushothaman

Lecturer

Dr. Saranya Sivaraj

Lecturer

Lab & Equipments

Key features:

• Highly qualified faculty who are skilled in academics, clinicals and research.
• Well-equipped laboratory for undergraduates and postgraduates.
• Preclinical conservative lab offers simulation training in mannequins and imparts the required skill to do clinical work.
• Fully equipped Ceramic lab
• State of the art infrastructure with high magnification dental operating microscope, advanced equipment for rotary endodontics and aesthetic procedures.
• Digital Radiography with high accuracy.
• Minor surgery clinic for surgical endodontics.
• Department organizes continuing dental education programs to upgrade the knowledge of faculty and students.
• Periodical hands-on programs for students keep the students updated with recent advances.
• Departmentlibrary with latest books and Wi-Fi internet facility.

Publications

SI.NO TITLE AND JOURNAL AUTHORS
1 Knowledge, Attitude, And Practice Of School Teachers Towards Oral Health In Pondicherry, Journal Of Clinical And Diagnostic Research, August 2014 Volume 8 Issue-8 Dr.Bharath N.
2 Antibacterial activity of Ficus bengalensis ON ORAL CARCINOGENIC Pathogens. (Original Research) Biomedicine 2014; 34(2): 180-184 Dr.S.Karthikeyan
SI.NO TITLE AND JOURNAL AUTHORS
1 Odontogenic myxoma of maxilla: A rare presentation in an elderly female, Journal of Pharmacy and Bio allied Sciences, August 2015  Vol 7  Supplement2 Dr.Bharath N.
2 Biological Restorations – 2 case reports (Case Report) JIDAT 2015; 20-25 Dr.S.Karthikeyan
SI.NO TITLE AND JOURNAL AUTHORS
1 A comparative evaluation of the efficacy of wave one and one shape single file systems in reduction of enterococcus faecalis count-an in vitro study, Journal of contemporary dental research , VOL 1 ISSUE 1 –JUNE-DEC2016 Dr.Bharath N.
2 Finishing and Polishing Evaluation of Novel Dental Composites after Three Body Wear An Invitro- Scanning Electron Microscope Study ,International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), Volume 5 Issue 9, September 2016  61-64. Dr.Bharath N.
3 Comparative Evaluation of Wear Resistance of Novel Posterior Composites-An in Vitro SEM Study, Journal of Medical and Dental Science Research,Volume 3~ Issue 8 (2016) pp: 01-06 ISSN(Online) : 2394-076X ISSN (Print):2394-0751. Dr.Bharath N.
4 Management of separated instrument in Apical part of Mandibular Molar by Intentional Reimplantation. – A Case Series. (Case Report) International Organization Of Scientific Research-Journal Of Dental& Medical Sciences. Volume 15, Issue8 Ver. X (August 2016),PP 97-99 Dr.S.Karthikeyan
5 Management of Complicated Crown Fracture: Tooth Fragment Re-Attachment as A Single Visit Procedure with Crown Lengtyhening by Diode Laser: An Interdisciplinary Case Series. (Case Report) International Organization Of Scientific Research- Journal Of Dental& Medical Sciences Volume15, Issue 7 Ver.VIII (July 2016), PP 50-54 Dr.S.Karthikeyan
SI.NO TITLE AND JOURNAL AUTHORS
1 Revascularization of A Necrotic Immature Permanent Central Incisor: A Case Report. Scientific Archives of Dental Sciences, 2019 Vol 2 Issue 12 (Page no 89-92) Dr.Ohm Nijandhan K.
SI.NO TITLE AND JOURNAL AUTHORS
1 Lost Dentin Redefined With “Biodentine” – A Case Series. Journal of Contemporary Dental Research. Vol 2, Issue 2, July – Dec 2020. Pg 38-41. Dr.B.Hemasathya, Dr.Sudhakar. V
2 Evaluation Of Shaping Efficacy And Canal Centering Ability Of Reciprocating Handpiece With Stainless Steel K File, Niti K File And Waveone Using Cbct. International Journal of Medical and Biomedical Studies.Volume 4, Issue 7; July: 2020; Page No. 163-167 Dr.B.Hemasathya
3 Comparative Evaluation Of Radiographic Assessment And Microleakage Between Conventional And A Novel Method Of Orthograde Placement Of Mta At The Root Apex – An Invitro Study. International Journal of Medical Science and Diagnosis  Research.  Volume  4,  Issue  6;  June: 2020; Page No.33 -37. Dr.B.Hemasathya
4 Comparative Evaluation of Antimicrobial Efficacy of Toothpastes Containing Probiotic and Neem as Primary Ingredient on Salivary Streptococcus mutans in Melmaruvathur Population: An In Vivo Study Journal of Pharmacy and Bio allied Sciences Supplemental Issue August 2020 Dr.Bharath N. Dr.S.Karthikeyan
5 Comparative      Evaluation           of            Antifungal           Activity of Octenidine:An In Vitro Confocal Laser Study.      The Journal of Contemporary Dental Practice, Volume 21 Issue 8 (August 2020) 907 Dr.Bharath N. Dr.S.Sathish
6 Comparative Evaluation of the Antioxidant Effects of Oregano on Bleached Enamel Using Energy-dispersive X-ray Spectroscopy Analysis: An In Vitro Study.The Journal of Contemporary Dental Practice. Volume 21 Issue 10 (October 2020) First 115 Dr.Bharath N. Dr.R.Sujith
SI.NO TITLE AND JOURNAL AUTHORS
1 Comparative Evaluation Of Cleaning Efficacy Of R-Endo Retreatment System Obturated With Two Different Core Materials And Sealers An IN VITRO STUDY: Journal of Contemporary dental Research:Vol-3 Issues 1 Jan-Jun 2021 Dr.T.Sowmiya
2 An In Vitro Study To Compare And Evaluate Microleakage And Compressive Strength Of Two Different Types Of Glass Ionomer Cements. Journal Of Research And Advancement In Dentistry J Res Adv Dent 2021;12(6):371- 373. Dr.T.Sowmiya
3 Chemical characterization and physical properties of dental restorative composite resin with a novel multifunctional cross-linking comonomer. The journal of contemporary Dental practice, volume 22 issue 6 Dr.Sudhakar V.
4 Comparative evaluation of the degree of conversion of four different composites polymerized using ultrafast photopolymerization technique: An in vitro study. J Conserv Dent 2021;24:77-82 Dr.B.Hemasathya
SI.NOTITLE AND JOURNALAUTHORS
1Comparative Evaluation Of Cleaning Efficacy Of R-Endo Retreatment System Obturated With Two Different Core Materials And Sealers An IN VITRO STUDY: Journal of Contemporary dental Research:Vol-3 Issues 1 Jan-Jun 2021Dr.T.Sowmiya
2An In Vitro Study To Compare And Evaluate Microleakage And Compressive Strength Of Two Different Types Of Glass Ionomer Cements. Journal Of Research And Advancement In Dentistry J Res Adv Dent 2021;12(6):371- 373.Dr.T.Sowmiya
3Chemical characterization and physical properties of dental restorative composite resin with a novel multifunctional cross-linking comonomer. The journal of contemporary Dental practice, volume 22 issue 6Dr.Sudhakar V.
4Comparative evaluation of the degree of conversion of four different composites polymerized using ultrafast photopolymerization technique: An in vitro study.
J Conserv Dent 2021;24:77-82
Dr.B.Hemasathya
SI.NOTITLE AND JOURNALAUTHORS
1JOURNAL OF RESEARCH AND ADVANCEMENT IN DENTISTRY Category IIDr.Sujith R
2European Journal of Molecular & Clinical MedicineDr.Ohm Nijandhan K
3European chemical bulletin.Dr.SOWMIYA T
4Journal of Contemporary Dental PracticeDr.N.Bharath
5The Journal of Contemporary Dental Practice Dr.SENTHILNATHAN
6European Chemical Bulletin Dr.SENTHILNATHAN
7Paripex -Indian journal of researchDr. Sriram sankar
8European chemical bulletinDr. Sriram sankar
9Journal of Contemporary Dental PracticeDr. Sriram sankar
TITLE AND JOURNALAUTHORS
Journal of pharmacy and bioallied sciencesDr.Purusothaman A
International Journal of Scientific Development and Research (IJSDR)Dr.Ohm Nijandhan K
patentDr.SOWMIYA T
Journal of Pharmacy and Bio allied SciencesDr.N.Bharath
The Patent office journalDr. Sriram sankar

On Going Research

Sl.No. TITLE NAME
1 Root Reinforcement After Obturation With A Novel Herbal Biosealer, Nanoseal Plus Sealer And Bioceramic Sealer -A Comparative Study Dr Arunkumar R K
2 Comparative assessment of reversal efficacy of Novel herbal sealer in teeth subjected to Fractional radiation therapy – an invitro sem Study Dr Arunkumar R K
3 Comparative assessment of Antibacterial efficacy of Novel Herbal Root Canal Irrigants against Enterococcus faecalis– An invitro study Dr Arunkumar R K
4 Evaluation Of Hydrogen Peroxide Based Bleaching Agents Containing Different Concentrations Of Sodium Trimetaphosphate, Calcium Sodium Phospho Silicate , Arginine On Enamel Demineralization –An Invitro Study Dr Madhankumar L
5 Comparative Evaluation of Triple Antibiotic Paste mixed with different Nano particles as Intracanal Medicaments against Enterococcus Faecalis in single rooted Human teeth. An In Vitro Study Dr Sreevidhya G
6 Evaluation of antibacterial efficacy of dopamine incorporated self etch adhesive system against streptococcus mutans and lactobacillus acidophillus Dr Jayanthi Dr Poorani
7 Effect of modified herbal irrigants and activation techniques on release of calcium hydroxide from dentin of extracted teeth an Invitro study Dr Madhankumar L
8 Comparative Evaluation of Triple Antibiotic Paste mixed with silver Nano particles at different concentration as Intracanal Medicaments against Enterococcus Faecalis  . An In Vitro Study Dr Sreevidhya G

Books & Chapters

VIVA VOCE MANUAL IN CONSERVATIVE DENTISTRY AND ENDODONTICS ISBN NO 978-93-91556-97-6

TEXT BOOK AUTHORS
DR B. HEMASATHYA, MDS.,
DR. N. BHARATH, MDS.,
DR. S. KARTHIKEYAN, MDS.,
DR. E. PREMKUMAR, MDS.,

CHAPTERS CONTRIBUTED BY
DR. K. OHMNIJANDHAN, MDS.,
DR V. SUDHAKAR, MDS.,
DR R. SUJITH, MDS.,

Awards & Achievements

Faculty Awards
Student Awards
AWARD CATEGORY TITLIE OF CONFEFERENCE/ MEETING ORGANISED BY NAME
Outstanding Academician in Endodontics Global healthcare Award 2021 GOMHA Dr.B.Hemasathya
Dental Divas Award- Outstanding Researcher in Endodontics Global healthcare Award 2021 GOMHA Dr.B.Hemasathya
Excellence in research guidance 2021 Research Guidance Research Education Solutions Dr.B.Hemasathya
Outstanding Academician in Endodontics Global healthcare Award 2021 GOMHA Dr.Bharath N.
Excellence in research in field of conservative dentistry and Endodontics, 2021 Research Research Education Solutions Dr.Bharath N.
Clinical excellence in Endodontics Global healthcare Award 2021 GOMHA Dr.Bharath N.
Research excellence award Research Research Education Solutions Dr.Bharath N.
Best paper World dental and oral health Congress World dental and oral health Congress Dr.Bharath N.
Emerging Researcher in Endodontics Global healthcare Award 2021 GOMHA Dr N.Senthil Nathan
Young Researcher in Endodontics Global healthcare Award 2021 GOMHA Dr.Ohmnijandhan.K
ACTIVITY (PAPER PRESENTATION/ QUIZ) TITLE OF CONFERENCE ORGANISED BY NAME
Best paper presentation 33rd    IACDE Dentin Microhardness changes following routine irrigation regimens and medicaments and its reversal using antioxidants 33 rd IACDE Dr. Yoghapadhma
Emerging star award Annual CEAT awards CEAT Dr. Yoghapadhma
ACTIVITY (PAPER PRESENTATION/ QUIZ) TITLE OF CONFERENCE ORGANISED BY NAME
Best Paper presentation CEATALENT 2020-Invitro effects of desensitizing agents on dentinal tubule occlusion and erosion wear- CEAT Dr.Anton michael J
Best Poster presentation CEATALENT 2020-Prevention of Dental caries CEAT Dr Jayanthi / Dr Poorani/ Dr Sudha
ACTIVITY (PAPER PRESENTATION/ QUIZ) TITLE OF CONFERENCE ORGANISED BY NAME
Best paper presentation 5TH    ACDI Virtual conference- Smile refashioning- A leading visionary in dental esthetics -2021 ACDI Dr.Kanaga Priyaa
Best Paper presentation 36th    IACDE National conference in 2020- 2021- comparing the effect of two naturally occurring Collagen cross linking agents on the sodium hypochlorite treated dentin- An invitro study. IACDE Dr Jayanthi
Best Poster presentation World dental & Oral health congress 2021- Management of open apex an update. Royal college of surgery Edinburgh Dr Jayanthi
Certificate of appreciation Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics Association (CEAT) 2020-2021- Best postgraduate award. CEAT Dr Sudha
First prize Dental innovation 2021 APDCH Dr.Sudha
Best Paper presentation ECCLIRES 2021-Rare occurance of Bayonet shaped two canals in maxillary right lateral incisor. A case report. Sree Balaji Dental College, Chennai Dr Sudha
Best Paper presentation 3rd    International Conference of ECCLIERES 2021-Enigma to Endodontist- Endodontic management of Mandibular Premolar having two roots and canal. A Case report. Sree Balaji Dental College, Chennai Dr Sree Vidhya
1st    prize -Paper presentation World dental and Oral health congress- Endodontic management of radix Entomolaris .A case series. Royal College of Surgery Edinburgh Dr Sree Vidhya
Achievements (Chairperson / Guest Speaker) - Faculty
ACTIVITY (PRESENTAION/ POSTER/CHAIRPERSON/GUEST SPEAKER) TITLE OF CONFERENCE/MEETING ORGANIZED BY NAME
Guest Lecture FINISH LINE 2021 Recent Advances in Ceramics SRIHER Dr.B.Hemasathya
ACTIVITY (PRESENTAION/ POSTER/CHAIRPERSON/GUEST SPEAKER) TITLE OF CONFERENCE/MEETING ORGANIZED BY NAME
Guest Speaker PG GYAN APDCH Dr.B.Hemasathya
Chaired A Session By Famous International Endodontist Dr.Mohamed Jamal From Dubai, Who Is A Pioneer In Regenerative Endodontics In Ifea World Endodontic Congress. IFEA World Endodontic Congress. IFEA Dr.B.Hemasathya
Chaired a session of delegate  paper presentation in ECCLIRES 2021, International Conference. ECCLIRES 2021, International Conference. SBDCH Dr.B.Hemasathya
Chaired a session in IACDE virtual 36 th National conference and 21 St National PG Convention IACDE virtual 36 th National conference and 21 St National PG Convention KLE UNIVERSITY Dr.Bharath N.
Chaired a session in IFEA world Endodontic congress IFEA World Endodontic Congress. IFEA Dr.Bharath N.
Guest lecture Dental education department training program APDCH Dr.Bharath N.
Paper presentation IACDE virtual 36 th National conference and 21 St National PG Convention KLE UNIVERSITY Dr.Bharath N.
Paper presentation World dental and oral health Congress World dental and oral health Congress Dr.Bharath N.
Guest lecture IDA MEET madhuranthagam IDA madhuranthaga m Dr.N.Senthil Nathan
Guest lecture IDA MEET MADHURANTHA GAM IDA madhuranthaga m Dr.V.Sudhakar
Guest lecture World Dental Conference World Dental Congress DR Ohm Nijandhan..K
Paper presentation International Conference International Federation of Endodontic Association DR Ohm Nijandhan..K
Poster presentation World Dental Conference World Dental Congress DR Ohm Nijandhan..K

Department Events​

PROGRAM
RACE 2017
CONS & ENDO DAY 2017
RESTO SAKTHI 2017
PROGRAM
RACE 2018
CONS & ENDO DAY 2018
PROGRAM
RACE 2019
CONS & ENDO DAY 2019
PROGRAM
CONS & ENDO DAY 2021
ROLE OF PROBIOTICS IN MANAGEMENT OF DENTAL CARIES -CDE
TO LUTE OR TO BOND -CDE
RACE 2021