• About the Department

    Welcome to the Department of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry. "Pedodontics or pediatric dentistry is an age defined specialty that provides primary and comprehensive, preventive and therapeutic oral health care for infants and children through adolescence, including those with special health care needs". 

    The Department currently offers graduate training leading to Bachelor of Dental Surgery and Post graduate training program leading to Masters in Dentistry (M.D.S.) awarded by the Pt. B.D. Sharma University of Health sciences, Rohtak. The curriculum is structured according to the Dental Council of India and Pt. B.D. Sharma University of Health sciences accreditation's requirements and the program is fully accredited by these statutory bodies. The primary goal of the training program in pediatric dentistry is to prepare dentists to become specialists who are proficient in providing both primary and comprehensive preventive and therapeutic oral health care to infants and children through adolescence, including children with special health care needs. In addition, the curriculum is designed to prepare students wishing to pursue a career in research or teaching in pediatric dentistry. 

    Advances in materials and evidence based skills are regularly incorporated in the training program thereby imparting an up to date knowledge to the students in the department. The Department is actively involved in various ongoing research works and contributes actively to the scientific knowledge on the subject at various print, publishing and conference platforms.

    Faculty
  • Dr. Shalini Garg, Professor & HOD

  • Dr. Bhawna Gupta Saraf Professor
  • Dr Neha Sheoran, Reader

  • Dr. Erika Tayal, Senior Lecturer

  • Dr. Priya Mendiratta, Senior Lecturer

  • Dr. Monika Aggarwal, Senior Lecturer

  • DR SHALINI GARG

    PAPER PRESENTATIONS

    1. Legislative aspects of Child abuse in India Dr. Shalini Gupta the 21st Annual Conference ISPPD 1999, Amritsar 13th to 15th Nov. 1999 Gurunanak Dev University.

     

    1. Child abuse and Dentist Dr. Shalini Garg 3rd Triennial Commonwealth Dental Association & 54th Indian Dental Association Congress New Delhi, India 28 January -04 February 2000.

     

    1. A traumatic Vital pulp Therapy Dr. Shalini Garg – An Alternative Treatment in Young Permanent teeth with Periapical Involvement at 5th Congress of AAPD and24th Annual Conference of ISPPD at PGIMER, Chandigarh India from Nov. 14-16, 2002. P.

     

    1. Challenging Diagnosis and osseous repair of lateral periodontal cyst in an adolescent patient. Dr Shalini Garg at 28th Annual ISPPD Conference, Govt. College, Rohtak, Haryana Nov., 12th to 14th 2006.

     

    1. Invited as GUEST SPEAKER at 30th Annual Conference of ISPPD  Hyderabad 13th -15 the Nov.2008 Lecture 25 min. Dated 15.11.2008. Topic : Biologically based endodontic Therapies and regeneration of Functional 2008 Pulp Dentin  Complex in young permanent teeth.

     

    1. MANAGEMENT OF HYPOPLASTIC PERMANENT MAXILLARY CENTRAL INCISOR IN CLEFT LIP AND PALATE PATIENT ( E. POSTER) 9thAnnual Conference Indian Society of Cleft lip, Palate and craniofacial Anomalies  23rd – 25th April 2010 Deptt of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, Centre for Dental Education and Research.AIIMS.

     

    1. ESTHETIC MANAGEMENT OF HYPOPLASTIC PERMANENT MAXILLARY CENTRAL INCISOR IN CLEFT LIP AND PALATE PATIENT ( E POSTER)32nd I.S.P.P.D 12th to 14th November, 2010 ISPPD.

     

    1. Co Auther of paper “COMPLICATIONS OF UNMET TREATMENT ON TRAUMATIZED INCISORS IN PEDIATRIC PATIENTS”16thWORLD CONGRESS of INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF DENTAL TRAUMATOLOGY held at Verona, Italy from 11th – 13th June, 2010.INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF DENTAL TRAUMATOLOGY.

     

    1. Double teeth : A big tooth with bigger Problems ??Macrodonts: Size does matter…….      33nd I.S.P.P.D 4th to 6th November, 2011 AB Shetty Dental college ManglorE

     

    1. Scientific poster presentation CLINICAL PERISCOPE: 33nd I.S.P.P.D 4th to 6th November, 2011 AB Shetty Dental college Manglore.

     

    1. Early Intervention and developmentally paced caries prevention in children- Treading new frontiers in school based dental sealants program in India 33nd I.S.P.P.D 4th to 6th November, 2011 AB Shetty Dental collegeManglore.

     

    1. Impact of poster presentation on knowledge and attitude of school teachers about emergency management of tooth avulsions in children 35th ISPPD National Conference held at Jaipur, Rajasthan  26-28 Sept 2013.

     

    1. Caries experience and eruption pattern in permanent first molars: a survey – FDI Annual World Dental Congress, Greater Noida 14 Sept 2014 NCR, New Delhi

     

    1.  Knowledge of first aid in organized sports related oro-dental injuries- FDI Annual World Dental Congress, Greater Noida 14 Sept 2014 NCR, New Delhi

     

    1. Mutans streptococci in children with and without dental caries: PCR study.  FDI Annual World Dental Congress, Greater Noida 14 Sept 2014 NCR, New Delhi

     

    1. Effect of incorporation of chlorhexidine in various restorative material maturogenesis in nonvital immature teeth.FDI Annual World Dental Congress, Greater Noida 14 Sept 2014 NCR, New Delhi

     

    1. Role of computed tomography in quantitative assessment of healing and maurogenesis in nonvital immature teeth. FDI Annual World Dental Congress, Greater Noida