Published On : Mon, Mar 30th, 2015

CME and Webinar for Computer Tomography in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery


Nagpur: The Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery had recently organized the CME and Webinar for CT and CBCT in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery on March 27, 2015 at VSPM’s Dental College and Research Centre, Nagpur.

The speakers for the programme were Professor and Head of the Department of Radio Diagnosis, NKP Salve Institute of Medical Sciences, Nagpur Dr. Kajal Mitra, and Associate   Professor in the Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology at Rishiraj Dental College, Bhopal Dr. Prashant Jaju.

Dr. Mitra spoke on various applications of CT for surgical field, which included Maxillofacial trauma, benign and malignant tumors which affect the head and neck region etc. while Dr. Jaju who dealt with applications of Cone Beam Computerized Tomography, which is an emerging modality aiding in placing dental implant, diagnosing various pathologies which ultimately helps the Surgeons to give the best possible treatment to the patients.

Vice-Dean and Head of the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, VSPM’s DCRC, Nagpur Dr. S Ramakrishna Shenoi gave the welcome address. The programme was attended by staff and resident students from VSPM Dental College, Govt. Dental College, SDK Dental College, Nagpur and SP Dental College, Sawangi Wardha and was simultaneous webcast across the globe