Sunday, January 16, 2011

Orthodontics Record Work Assignment For Final Year Students

The description of the following has to be written in the Orthodontics Record file in the space provided.

  1. Stainless Steel Wire
  2. Ideal Requirements Of Orthodontic Wires, Description And Classification
  3. Soldering And Welding
  4. Flux
  5. Removable Appliances
  6. Habit Breaking Appliances
  7. Classification Of Malocclusion, Skeletal And Dental
  8. Andrew’s Six Keys Of Occlusion
Note: Draw neat and legible diagrams wherever applicable.
If You have any doubts about books reference etc please write in the comments section below.

Friday, December 10, 2010

Panache - The JDC Freshers Day 2010

Tuesday, February 9, 2010

Lasers In Dentistry By Dr. Jaishree Thanvi, Dr. Durgesh Bailoor, Dr. Vela Desai, Dr. Neelkant Patil

Lasers In Dentistry
"Laser" is an acronym for 'Light Amplication by Stimulated Emission of Radiation".  It was introduced  in 1960 by Maiman, contained a ruby rod & emitted light with a wavelength  of 694nm.

Earlier use of laser was limited to cosmetic purpose but now it has been used in dentistry for various procedure i.e. cavity cutting, different surgical procedure etc.

Lasers are far better method to use as it reduces chances of bacterimea due to automatic sterilization of treatment site.  Also increases accessibility & visibility because of dry field. Laser Coagulates the blood vessels which causes loss post operative pain & odema.

Though it has various advantages still these are complex clinical tools & need to be used wisely.

Key Words      -    Laser, Cosmetic Treatment, Sterilization, Post Operative Pain,  Complex Clinical Tool.