Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics
Conservative Dentistry is the subject that deals with the art and science of the diagnosis, treatment and prognosis of defects of teeth which do not require full coverage restorations for correction; such treatment should result in the restoration of proper tooth form, function and aesthetics while maintaining the physiological integrity of the teeth in harmonious relationship with adjacent hard and soft tissues; all of which enhance the general health and welfare of the patient.
The goal of the undergraduate curriculum in this subject to impart knowledge regarding
- The basic biology, pathophysiology and clinical presentation of the carious and non carious diseases.
- The planning of treatment protocols based on the finding from various diagnostic tools.
- The understanding of the instruments, equipments and the materials that are needed to restore the lost tooth structure.
- Execution of the treatment plan using various restorative modalities and materials based on minimal invasive philosophy.
- The recognition and identification of caries risk individuals using caries risk assessment protocols and institutional diseases and preventive measures as a main part of treatment option.
ENDODONTICS is the subject that deals with art and science of diagnosis treatment and prognosis of pulpally compromised teeth.
The goal of the undergraduate curriculum is the subject is to impart knowledge regarding:
- The basic pathophysiology and clinical presentation of all the pulpal and periapical disease caused by carious or a non carious disfigurement.
- The planning of treatment protocols based on the findings from various diagnostic tools.
- The execution of non surgical or surgical treatment using various endodontic material and modalities.
- Rationale in various steps in root canal therapy, the material and instruments that are used in this steps
Dr Ashish Jain, M.D.S
Professor and Head of the Department
Dr Rahul Rao, M.D.S
Dr. Meenakshi Verma, M.D.S
Dr Deepak Hegde, M.D.S
Dr Sheetal Mali M.D.S
Dr Deepak Sharma, M.D.S
Dr Amit Patil, M.D.S
Dr Hrishikesh Soaji
Dr Himmat Jaiswal, M.D.S
Dr Dipooja Patil, M.D.S
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons are specialists in the diagnosis and treatment of a broad range of disorders affecting the facial complex and skeleton, including the jaws and oral cavity.
Our expertise ranges from dental implant surgery and wisdom tooth removal to corrective jaw surgery. We incorporate techniques designed to rebuild bone structure with minimal surgical intervention and optimal patient comfort. We are also skilled in the diagnosis and treatment of facial pain, facial injuries, and fractures.
Our hospital-based training gives us experience in airway management, endotracheal intubation, maintaining intravenous lines and the expert management of any complication and / or unexpected emergency
Dr. Deepak Kolte, M.D.S., Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Dr. Yash Mehta (M.D.S., Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery)
Department of Oral Medicine & Radiology
Oral Medicine is the specialty of dentistry concerned with the oral health care of patients with chronic, recurrent and medically related disorders of the oral and maxillofacial region, and with their diagnosis and non-surgical management. Oral Medicine sits at the interface between dentistry and medicine.
Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology is that specialty of Dentistry concerned with performance and interpretation of diagnostic imaging used for examining the craniofacial, dental and adjacent structures.
The Scope of this specialty is to give clinical diagnosis of oral diseases, early detection of mucosal, Precancerious & Cancerous lesions of oral cavity, TMJ disorders, Orofacial Pain and their management.
Radiological and imageological workup of oral diseases and give a radiological diagnosis.
Dental management of medically compromised patients.
Special counseling for Tobacco de-addiction.
Dr. V.Sreenivasan, M.D.S., Oral Medicine and Radiology,
Principal and Professor
Dr.Sudarshan G. Ranpise
M.D.S., PhD, LLB, LLM, PGDHR, PGDHHM, CCML,PDCR, DLitt., Oral Medicine and Radiology,
Professor and Head
Dr.Aarti S Bedia, M.D.S., Oral Medicine and Radiology,
Dr.Shreyas P Shah, M.D.S., Oral Medicine and Radiology,
Dr.Rahul R.Shetty, M.D.S., Oral Medicine and Radiology,
Dr.Prachi Naik (Joag) M.D.S., Oral Medicine and Radiology,
Dr. Swati Ware
Department of Oral Pathology and Microbiology
Oral and maxillofacial pathology deals with the diseases of the mouth, jaws and related structures such as salivary glands, tempromandibular joints, facial muscles and perioral skin.It is a science that investigates the causes, processes, and effects of these diseases. The practice of oral pathology includes research and diagnosis of diseases using clinical, radiographic, microscopic, biochemical, or other examinations. According to DCI (Dental council of India) Department of Oral pathology and microbiology deals with two subjects one dental anatomy and dental histology for Ist BDS course and Oral pathology and microbiology for IIIrd BDS course.
Dr. Pratibha Kavle (MDS in Oral Pathology and Microbiology)
Professor and Head of the Department.
Member of board of studies for preclinics. Dr. Pratibha has 15 years of experience, she has worked in renowned colleges across India. She has been felicitated for being guest speaker in continuing dental education programs. She has many publications in her credit
Dr. Syed Ishaquddin Habibuddin (MDS in Oral Pathology and Microbiology)
A recognized Post graduate teacher and research guide. University Examiner. Ex-President of IDA Khargar. Dr. Syed has experience of 12 years. He is one of the staff since the college has been established. Dr. Syed has publications in his credit.
Dr. Kirti Buva. (MDS in Oral Pathology and Microbiology)
Dr. Kirti has experience of one and half year. She has worked in the field of early diagnosis of cancer and research. She has various national as well as international publications under her credit.
Dr. Anjali Gaikwad (BDS)
Ex- Secretory of IDA Khargar branch, Dr. Anjali has 13 years of experience in the field of teaching, she well known for her student friendly nature which makes students to built a good student-teacher relationship for ease of teaching-learning journey.
Dr. Sangita Suradkar (BDS)
She has experience of working in Government dental college. She was working in rural area of Sasson hospital Shirur as a dental surgeon . She has worked with Rashtriya chemical & fertilizers as a dental surgeon. In Bharti Vidyapeeth Dr. Sangita is working since 10 years
Department of Orthodontics
Orthodontics is the branch of dentistry that corrects teeth and jaws that are positioned improperly. Crooked teeth and teeth that do not fit together correctly are harder to keep clean, are at risk of being lost early due to tooth decay and periodontal disease, and cause extra stress on the chewing muscles that can lead to headaches, TMJ syndrome and neck, shoulder and back pain. Teeth that are crooked or not in the right place can also detract from one's appearance.
The department has following special equipments at our disposal:
- Hydrosoldering unit
- Biostar vacuum forming unit
- Computerized Cephalometric software for diagnosis and treatment simulation
Teaching Innovations:Periodic clinical audits are carried out to assess cases treated with Lingual orthodontics and temporary anchorage devices (TADs) to guide the students during treatment delivery. Regular workshops and CDEs are conducted tokeep the students abreast with latest trends in clinical and research areas of orthodontics.
Dr Kiran Deshpande (MDS)
Dr Shivprasad V Sonawane (MDS)
Dr Pallavi K. Shinde (MDS)
Dr.Smita V. Bodalkar (BDS)
Department of Pedodontics
The Objectives: The department caters to the oral health needs of infants and children through adolescence including those with special care needs, the target population being 14 ears and below. To detect and treat all entail diseases and abnormal conditions in their early stages.
To provide quality dental treatment to children. To cater to the diverse oral health care needs of children. To provide quality teaching to the students, update knowledge and promote research.
The Goal: to give each child patient primary and comprehensive preventive and therapeutic dental care. To instil in every child a positive approach towards dental treatment. To guide and motivate children in inculcating good oral health habits that will prevent and control dental diseases. Comprehensive monitoring of the developing dentition in a child and applying suitable measures to guide it to normal occlusion. To create not only a good patient but a good citizen of tomorrow.
Dr. Rupali Bhangale (BDS)
Department of Periodontics
Periodontology deals with various gum surgeries, correction and enhancement of soft tissue esthetics of the patient, Implants and use of advanced surgical equipments including LASERS and Piezosurgery.
The department of Periodontology has separate well equipped undergraduate and postgraduate training sections with more than 50 modern electrically operated dental chairs. Advanced surgical equipments like piezoelectric surgical unit, implant and sinus lift kits, diode laser, radiovisiography (RVG) machine and centrifuge machine to procure PRF are the additional facilities available in the department. Faculty is actively involved in organizing various workshops and hands-on courses for graduates and postgraduates at the State and National level conferences.
The undergraduate students are trained in diagnosing periodontal diseases and providing first line of treatment. More advanced cases like implants and soft tissue surgeries are performed by postgraduates and staff.
Dr. Anupa Shetty, M.D.S., Periodontology
Dr. Sangeeta Sharma, B.D.S
Department of Prosthodontics
The Department of Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge offers diagnosis, treatment planning, rehabilitation and maintenance of the oral function, while ensuring comfort, appearance and health of patients with clinical conditions associated with missing or deficient teeth. It specialises in implant, aesthetic and reconstructive dentistry. Restoration of oral function is done through prostheses and restorations (i.e., complete dentures, crowns, implant retained/supported restorations).
The department focuses not just on patient care, but also gives equal emphasis to innovative teaching methodologies and research.
Dr. Maya Dalaya, M.D.S
Professor and Head of Department
An ambitious, Prosthodontist with special skills on Cosmetic and Esthetic dentistry. A keen and eager academician who believes in one to one interaction with students. Photography and Travelling is my passion. An active researcher with numerous publications.
Dr. Milind Karmarkar, M.D.S
An active member at N.Y.U college of dentistry, travelled various countries as an ambassador of Indian dentistry. Affinity towards dental technology, photographer and sports enthusiast also a highly acclaimed singer.
Dr. Mridula Joshi, M.D.S
An enthusiastic academician, with inclination towards Research. Main forte in practice is ‘Esthetic Dentistry’ and ‘Temporomandibular disorders’. A travel freak, a trained classical dancer and foodie.
Dr. Sumit Bedia, M.D.S
An enthusiastic Prosthodontist with keen interest in academics and research. Believes in problem-based teaching with a blend of theory and practical knowledge. Interest areas revolve around full mouth rehabilitation and complex oral rehabilitation procedures.
Dr. Swapnali Mhatre, M.D.S
A Committed Prosthodontist with expertise in Advanced Implantology and Maxillo-Facial Prosthodontics. Who is known for her exceptional inter-personal skills.
Dr. Darshana Mundhe, M.D.S
A committed prosthodontist with keen interest in exploring the newer advances in the field of dentistry….
Dr. Uttam Shetty, M.D.S
A committed Prosthodontist passionate about his work with keen interest in Advanced Implantology and Semi-precision Attachments. Who believes in Enlightening young minds and is an avid learner himself.
Dr. Reema Srichand, M.D.S
A committed Prosthodontist passionate about work with a keen interest in aesthetic and cosmetic dentistry.loves to travel and explore the world…
Dr. Sumeet Agrawal, M.D.S
An enthusiastic Prosthodontist, on a mission to create beautiful Smiles. An affable academician, travel enthusiast, adventure junkie and an avid sportsmen.
Dr. Mahesh Ghadage, M.D.S
A young academician, with keen interest in Research. Interest areas in practice are Full mouth Rehabilitation and Implantology. An enthusiastic cricketer and foodie at heart!!
Dr. Namrata Vichare, B.D.S
A committed academician and dedicated clinician with keen interest in esthetic and cosmetic dentistry.
Dr. Pallavi Kale, B.D.S
A dedicated and sincere academician and hard working clinician . Very keen in exploring new advances in the field of dentistry. True foodie but a fitness freak too…!!!
Department of Public Health Dentistry
Public Health Dentistry (PHD) is that part of dentistry that provides leadership and expertise in population-based dentistry, oral health surveillance, policy development, community-based disease prevention and health promotion, and the maintenance of the dental safety net. It is unique among the specialties as it is not primarily a clinical speciality; it is a speciality whose practitioners focus on dental and oral health issues in communities and populations rather than individual patients.
Our expertise ranges from providing support to students so they may succeed and excel throughout their diagnostic and treatment camps. Be the trusted resource for oral health information that will help patients in dental camps and be good stewards of their own oral health. Improve dental public health outcomes through a strong collaborative treatment with other dental departments. Ensure that dental treatment is met to the patients who are identified at camps sites and are effectively treated in the dental hospital.
Our hospital has got excellent infrastructure with techno savvy highly equipped dental van with efficient dentists to meet out the dental needs of the patients.
Dr. Suyog Savant, M.D.S.
Associate Professor and Head of Department
Dr. Bhagyashree Agre, B.D.S.
Dr. K.G. Aglawe, B.D.S.,