Upcoming CDE programs: Clinical Pearls in Orthodontics: An IBO Awareness Programme on 19th January 2015 & Smile Torch" initiative by the Department of Orthodontics, Faculty of Dental Sciences, SGT University on 13th February 2015

The Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery & Department of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopaedics, Faculty of Dental Sciences, SGT University, Gurgaon organized a CDE on the ROLE OF DISTRACTION OSTEOGENESIS IN FACIAL DEFORMITY on the 16th of September’2015. The university premises was graced by the presence of eminent personalities in the field of Dentistry. The CDE was inaugurated by the esteemed chief guest, Dr. Sanjay Singh, Professor and Head, Department of Oral Surgery, Jamia Milia Islamia University, with the lighting of the lamp.
The scientific programme comprised of lectures by guest speakers:
• Dr. K.V.Arun Kumar, Professor, Subharti Dental College, Meerut
• Dr. Puneet Batra, Professor and Head of Department , IDST, Modi Nagar
• Dr. Rajkumar Verma, Assistant Professor, Subharti Dental College, Meerut
The lectures by all the guest speakers enriched the students as they encompassed all aspects of the role of Distraction Osteogenesis -from the basics to the recent advancements. This was followed by a LIVE SURGERY of a Hemifacial Microsomia patient, which was performed by a team of Oral Surgeons headed by the proficient Dr. K.V.Arun Kumar. The two-hour surgery witnessed by over 200 people involved the placement of extraoral distractors for the correction of facial asymmetry. This programme, not only sowed the seeds of interest in the budding dental students but was also a learning experience for the established and well known Oral Surgeons and Orthodontists. All in all, it was a huge success   View images