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Conservative Dentistry

Departmental Profile



Department Name: Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics

Extension No.:1036

Name of Clerical Staff & Contact No.: Deekshitha , 7259660937


About the Department

  • Goals and Objectives     :Increasing the life span of teeth by prevention and restoration” is the main motto of the Department of Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics  &Effectively deliver quality dental treatment to needy patients

Create   an environment for quality research among faculty

Updating the department with latest materials   & technologies

  • Establishment                 :1992
  • Infrastructure  :Total built up area : 9037sq.ft
  • Facilities available:
        • The Department has a huge phantom-head laboratory with simulators and complete assembly for appropriate training concerned with different treatment modalities.
  • The Department is equipped with Radio Visio Graphy (RVG), X-ray unit, Intra-Oral camera, surgical microscope. Modern equipments like Root Auto ZX, Raypex5, Obtura II, Guttaflow, Plasma LED, Instrument Retrieval kit, Resilon epiphany are only  a few to name
  • Teaching material consists of books, journals, library dissertation, dissertations and online information. Computers, LCD Projector, Scanner and Printer include the facilities available.


  • Courses Offered              :



Bachelor of Dental Surgery(BDS), Masters of Dental Surgery(MDS),Ph.D, Add On Coursesfor Interns

Diploma Courses / Aesthetic Dentistry, Rotary Endodontic Certificate Courses.

  • Courses taught:BDS, MDS
  • Teaching Methodology   :
  • To have Inter departmental collaboration for comprehensive full mouth rehabilitation cases and treatment.
  • To identify the thrust areas for research with the active participation of faculty members and the students.
  • To improve the standard of treatment care in the Department to General public.
  • To motivate the staff to achieve goals of improving teaching skill.
  • Inter departmental teaching programs
  • E-learning for 2nd BDS, 3rd BDS    
  • Microteaching
  • Group Discussions, Micro Teaching
  • Special lectures by  distinguished  adjunct  faculty.
  • Live demonstrations with the aid of endodontic microscope
  • Academic Calendar




May 2018

Post Graduate Examination


July 2018

Clinical Society Meeting to be conducted by the Department.

Second Week of August 2018

 Advanced Courses for the House Surgeons


“Restorative Conclave”  CDE  Programme


October 2018

CDE Programme


November 2018

Workshop on ‘Microscope  in Dentistry’ by Dr. Vivek Hegde

February 2019


Weekly exams for PG students


March 2019


Preparatory  MDS Examination for IIIrd year MDS students

April 2019


Examination for 1st and 2nd year MDS students



















Clinical Activities

  • OPD timings: 9.00am-3.30pm
  • Unit -  DENTAL 1 Unit
  • No. of Patients per day-
  • Special Clinics- CAD patients (1 Staff and 1 Post Graduate Posted in the CAD Department)

Programs organized by the departments

  • CDE program in association with Yenepoya UniversityYENDOCON on 21st March 2013.

Speaker 1:Prof. Dr. K.H. Kidiyoor,Professor & Head, Dept. of Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics, P.M.N. Dental College, Bagalkot.

Topic: Post Endodontic Restoration

Speaker 2: Prof. Dr. Moksha Nayak, Principal, K.V.G Dental College, Sullia

Topic :Cast Gold Inlay: The Standard of Care in Conservative Dentistry

Speaker 3:Prof. Dr. Shashi Rashmi Acharya, Professor, Department of Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics,MCODS Manipal

Topic :Sculpting a Smile


  • CDE program in  Collaboration  with Department  of  Prosthodontics & Department of Periodontics “Restorative Conclave”   on 3rd July 2013 “MTA – A Versatile Material Art of Splinting and Foundation Restoration” Lecture and Hands – on course  by Dr. Bruno Tendesco Rosa, DDS, Ms, MS.


  • Dental Quiz Programme for Post Graduate Students and Staffs on 7th September 2013 on the Plat form of the Restorative Conclave


  •  Special Lecture on “ Culture or folkways and presumptive authority” by  Dr. S. S. Kaup  Executive Director Walden Institute International on 21st April 2014, Yenepoya Medical College.


  •  CDE  in Collaboration  with Department  of   Prosthodontics & Department of Periodontics  “Restorative Consideration in Clinical Dentistry”  by Dr. Chethan Hegde, Professor Prosthodontics, at A.B.Shetty Memorial Institute of Dental Sciences, Deralakatte, Mangalore on 12th August 2014 at Yenepoya Dental College.


  • CDE  in Collaboration  with Department  of   Prosthodontics & Department of Periodontics  “Restorative Conclave”  “Temporization and luting of Procelain lamianate Veneer”        Lecture and Demonstration by Dr. Rohith Shetty and “Sonicfill Composites in Posterior Restorations” Lecture and Demonstration by Dr. Deepak Mehta on 30th May 2015 at Yenepoya Dental College.


  • Guest Lecture on “Demystifying 5th generation Rotory File System” at Yenepoya Dental College held on 15th February 2016.Dr. Shuaib Razvi Head of the Department  Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics ,Raja Rajeshwari College & Hospital, Bangalore      


  • CDE  in Collaboration  with Department  of   Prosthodontics & Department of Periodontics  “Restorative Conclave” “The Prime Issue-The Periodontal Tissue” Lecture by Dr. Shalu Bathla and “Inlays/Onlays-Indirect Resotrations” Lecture by Dr. Krishna Prasad on 27th August 2016 at Yenepoya Dental College.


  • CDE Programme “YENDOCON” on 22nd& 23rd February 17

Key Note Speaker : Dr. Rajesh Pillai

Vice-Principal ,Professor and Head

Dept. Of Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics

P.M.S College of Dental Science and Research.

Session I       : “Introduction to Lasers”

Session II    : “Clinical Applications of Lasers in Dentistry”

Session III:“Integration of Lasers in Clinical Practice and Laser Safety” at Yenepoya Dental College.

  • Seminar on “Antibiotics in Endodontics” and “Sodium hypochlorite without chlorine odour” held on 23.11.2017. The program was sponsored by “Colgate India Ltd”.

Guest speaker: Mr. Rajesh


Outreach and community services

  • Camp

Feedback and suggestions

  • Feed back taken from all the Stake Holders

Stake Holders are BDS Students, Post Graduate Students, Alumni’s, Parents, Patients