April 12, 2017

TREATMENTS

Implantology

Department of Implantology
A dental implant (also known as an endosseous implant or fixture) is a surgical component that interfaces with the bone of the jaw or skull to support a dental prosthesis such as a crown, bridge, denture, facial prosthesis or to act as an orthodontic anchor. The basis for modern dental implants is a biologic process called osseointegration where materials, such as titanium, form an intimate bond to bone.
Department of Implantology with treatment modes and devices at par with international standrds-The most advanced treatment method of implanting artificial teeth in the gum like real teeth.

Orthodontics

Department of Orthodontics
The treatment which properly sets disarrayed and elevated teeth in order-K Dental's specialty treatment includes the most advanced method of arranging teeth with lingual braces in which the string used is not visible.
Orthodontia, also known as orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics, was the first specialty created in the field of dentistry. An orthodontist is a specialist in orthodontia, and is limited to practice orthodontia only. Whereas general dentists can provide orthodontic treatment along with other treatments for teeth like fillings, cleanings, and crowns, orthodontists are concerned with the study and treatment of malocclusions (improper bites), which may be a result of tooth irregularity and/or disproportionate jaw relationships..

Periodontics

Department of Periodontics
Specialty treatment for all gum related diseases.
Periodontology or periodontics is the specialty of dentistry that studies supporting structures of teeth, as well as diseases and conditions that affect them. The supporting tissues are known as the periodontium, which includes the gingiva (gums), alveolar bone, cementum, and the periodontal ligament. A professional who practices this specialty field of dentistry is known as a periodontist. Periodontology is an emerging specialty in the field of dentistry which deals with the diseases of the tooth supporting structures. In the clinical sessions the students are equipped with the skills to carry out various treatment modalities to manage the patients suffering from periodontal diseases.

Endodontics

Department of Endodontics
Dental protection/Root canal treatment.
Endodontics is the dental specialty concerned with the study and treatment of the dental pulp. Endodontists perform a variety of procedures including endodontic therapy (commonly known as "root canal therapy"), endodontic retreatment, surgery, treating cracked teeth, and treating dental trauma. Root canal therapy is one of the most common procedures. If the dental pulp (containing nerves, arterioles, venules, lymphatic tissue, and fibrous tissue) becomes diseased or injured, endodontic treatment is required to save the tooth.

Sleep Apnea

Department of Sleep Apnea
Special treatment for those who are devoid of good sleep due to breathing difficulties.
Sleep apnea is a sleep disorder characterized by pauses in breathing or instances of shallow or infrequent breathing during sleep. Each pause in breathing, called an apnea, can last for several seconds to several minutes, and may occur, by definition, at least 5 times in an hour.Similarly, each abnormally shallow breathing event is called a hypopnea. Sleep apnea is classified as a dyssomnia, meaning abnormal behavior or psychological events occur during sleep. When breathing is paused, carbon dioxide builds up in the bloodstream. Chemoreceptors in the blood stream note the high carbon dioxide levels. The brain is signaled to wake the person sleeping and breathe in air. Breathing normally will restore oxygen levels and the person will fall asleep again. Sleep apnea is often diagnosed with an overnight sleep test called a polysomnogram, or "sleep study"..

Pedodontics

Department of Pedodontics
Department of dental diseases & Dental protection and care for children Pediatric dentistry formerly pedodontics is the branch of dentistry dealing with children from birth through adolescence.Pediatric dentists.Promote the dental health of children as well as serve as educational resources for parents .Early oral examination aids in the detection of the early stages of tooth decay. Early detection is essential to maintain oral health, modify aberrant habits, and treat as needed and as simply as possible. Additionally, parents are given a program of preventative home care (brushing/flossing/fluorides), a caries risk assessment, information on finger, thumb, and pacifier habits, advice on preventing injuries to the mouth and teeth of children, diet counseling, and information on growth and development.

Prosthodontics

Department of Prosthodontics
Prosthodontics, also known as dental prosthetics or prosthetic dentistry
the dental specialty pertaining to the diagnosis, treatment planning, rehabilitation and maintenance of the oral function, comfort, appearance and health of patients with clinical conditions associated with missing or deficient teeth and/or oral and maxillofacial tissues using biocompatible substitutes .A prosthodontist is a dentist who Specializes in the aesthetic (cosmetic) restoration and replacement of teeth.receives three to four years of additional training after dental school.restores optimum appearance nd function to your smile. The treatment planning and restoration of implants, temporomandibular joint disorder (TMJ), and rehabilitation of occlusion with prostheses all fall under the field of prosthodontics.

Maxillofacial Prosthodontics

Department of Maxillofacial Prosthodontics
Special department for treating facial deformities due to cancer or any accidents
Maxillofacial Prosthodontics is concerned with the rehabilitation of patients with congenital or acquired defects in the mouth or face. Congenital defects usually relate to cleft lip and palate. Acquired defects usually are due to cancer of the mouth or face and due to neurological defects such as stroke. The prosthesis fabricated tends to fill up these defects. They are typically in the mouth and may include prosthesis such as Obturators, Speech bulbs, Palatal lifts, Palatal augmentation device to name a few; however this branch also includes facial prosthesis like eye, ear, nose, facial, and other body parts like fingers, hands etc.

Headache & TM Joint Disorder

Department of Headache & TM Joint Disorder
Special clinic to diagnose and treat headaches caused by improper arrangement of teeth.The goals of treatment for TMD are to decrease pain and to restore normal function.Five basic treatment tools include a) patient education and self care, b) cognitive and behavioral intervention, c) pharmacologic management, d) physical medicine techniques, e) surgery.
Temporomandibular disorders (TMD) are a collective term embracing a number of clinical problems that involve the chewing muscles, the temporomandibular joint (TMJ) and associated structures, or both. This is also called Temporomandibular Pain Disorder Syndrome by at least some. The syndrome is described by pain and tenderness of the chewing muscles, joint sounds with jaw opening and limited jaw movement.