Jammu Tawi, April 30
Indian Dental Association (IDA), Jammu branch, conducted two days workshop by Dr Rajeev Chitguppi, an internationally acclaimed Periodontist on the topic “Biological and Clinical foundation of Periodontal, Resective, Regeneration, Esthetic and Implant Surgeries” and ” Biological and Clinical Foundation of Smile design” on April 29 and 30, 2017 at Hotel Radisson Blue Jammu. Dr Rajiv Mengi, president IDA Jammu, informed that this is for the first time that a hands-on course was conducted in the subject of Periodontics in Jammu. Dr Chitguppi trained the dentists of Jammu & Kashmir by conducting Hands-on course for various periodontal surgeries and smile design. He covered the topics including Perionomics, risk assessment for periodontics and implants, non-surgical periodontal treatment protocols, multidisciplinary periodontics, clinical smile design, hands-on exercise on clinical smile design, principles of soft tissue surgeries- periodontics and implantology: incisions, flaps and suturing; Perio-implant esthetics, Aesthetics and aesthetic crown lengthening surgeries, regenerative periodontics and bone grafts in implantology. IDA Jammu had conducted this workshop as many dentists from the J&K state have requested for it as they have to move to Mumbai to Dr.Chitguppi for learning these concepts in Periodontics.