DEPARTMENT OF PEDODONTICS AND PREVENTIVE DENTISTRY

DEPARTMENT OF PEDODONTICS AND PREVENTIVE DENTISTRY

ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT

The Pediatric Dentistry department at S.C.B Dental College and Hospital is unique of its kind in providing full spectrum of services for all children at every stage of their lives from infancy through adolescence including those with special and complex oral health needs, and patients with special developmental and behavioral health care needs. Our clinics provide comprehensive oral health examinations, oral hygiene practices, fluoride treatments, sealants application, restorative procedures (fillings, crowns, etc.), extractions and minor surgical procedures, space-maintainers, habit breaking appliances for deleterious oral habits, interceptive orthodontic when applicable, and urgent care (trauma, infection, etc.). The Department of Pediatric Dentistry fosters outreach and scholarly activity through the education of postgraduate and undergraduate programs.

 

The primary vision of the department is to render high quality patient services to the needful individuals and lead the specialty to newer horizon by integrating innovation, technology and community services into the academic curriculum. To achieve this goal the department constantly strives to utilize the vast experience of teaching faculty, encourage community based dental learning programs and create an atmosphere encouraging research activities.

TEACHING FACULTY

Dr. Prasanna Kumar Sahoo


Professor & HOD
Completed B.D.S from R. Ahmed Dental College and Hospital , Kolkatta and M.D.S from prestigious PGIMER, Chandigarh. Has a teaching experience of 32 years and is a Postgraduate Guide since 10 years.

Field of interest : Interceptive orthodontics, Pediatric endodontics, Pediatric Dental Traumatology

DR . Jayanta Kumar Dash


Professor
Completed B.D.S and M.D.S from prestigious KGMC, Lucknow. Has a teaching experience of 33 years and is a Postgraduate Guide since 10 years.

Field of interest : Special health care needs, Pediatric Endodontics, Dental Developmental anomalies in children.

Dr. Ratna Renu Baliarsingh


Professor
Completed B.D.S from SCB Dental College and Hospital and M.D.S from prestigious KGMC, Lucknow. Has a teaching experience of 22 years and is actively involved in Under graduate and Post graduate teaching curriculum.

Field of interest : Preventive pediatric dentistry, oral surgical procedure in pediatric population

Dr. Prayas Ray


Associate Professor
Completed B.D.S from VMLJ Dental College, Utkal university and M.D.S from RGUHS KARNATAKA. Has a teaching experience of 10 years and is actively involved in Under graduate and Post graduate teaching curriculum.

Field of interest : Comprehensive dental care for special health care needs, Pediatric dental traumatology, Preventive and interceptive orthodontics.

Dr. Rosalin Rout


Senior Resident
Completed B.D.S and Hospital and M.D.S from SCB Dental College and Hospital. Has a teaching experience of 1 years and is actively involved in Under graduate and Post graduate teaching curriculum.

Field of interest : Pediatric endodontics , Preventive and Interceptive Orthodontics.

Dr. Amit Nayak


Senior Resident

PG

NON-TEACHING FACULTY

NameDesignationImage
Mrs Sabita DasNurse
Mrs. Smitamayee NayakNurse
Mr.Bhabani Shankar GayanChair side Attendant
Mr. Ashok NaikSweeper

CLINICAL MATERIAL AND EQUIPMENTS

The Department of Pediatric Dentistry comprises of all modern equipments such as surgical microscope, endomotors, operation theatre for surgical procedures, B class autoclave for optimum sterilization, rubber dams for isolation, electric pulp tester, soldering and welding unit for orthodontic purpose, pre trimmed semi permanent crowns etc . The department has two intraoral CMOS sensor for obtaining quick and high quality radiographic images.

RESEARCH

PUBLICATIONS

Dr Prasanna kumar SahooPrevalence of dental caries and treatment needs among children of Cuttack (Orissa).. J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent 2002;20:139-43
Mandibular lateral incisor-canine transposition (Mn.12.C) : a case reportJ Indian Soc PedodPrev Dent 2003;21(1):13-5
Prevalence of supernumerary teeth in deciduous and mixed dentition.J Indian Soc PedodPrev Dent 2003;21(1):37-41
A study of behaviour patterns of normal children in a dental situation and its
relationship with socioeconomic status, family type and sibling position
J Indian Soc PedodPrev Dent 2002;20(1):23-9
Talon cusp associated with other dental anomalies:
a case report
International Journal of Paediatric Dentistry 2004; 14: 295–300
Dr Jayanta kumar DashPrevalence of dental caries and treatment needs among children of Cuttack (Orissa. ).J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent 2002;20:139-43
Mandibular lateral incisor-canine transposition (Mn.12.C) : a case report.J Indian Soc PedodPrev Dent 2003;21(1):13-5
Prevalence of supernumerary teeth in deciduous and mixed dentition.J Indian Soc PedodPrev Dent 2003;21(1):37-41
A study of behaviour patterns of normal children in a dental situation and its
relationship with socioeconomic status, family type and sibling position
J Indian Soc PedodPrev Dent 2002;20(1):23-9
Talon cusp associated with other dental anomalies:
a case report
International Journal of Paediatric Dentistry 2004; 14: 295–300
Principal Coordinator for pilot project on School based Pit and Fissure sealant programme
MINISTRY OF HEALTH AND FAMILY WELFARE, GOVT OF INDIA ,NEW DELHI.
Ongoing project at rural and urban schools of Odisha
Dr Ratna Renu BaliarsinghA study of behaviour patterns of normal children in a dental situation and its
relationship with socioeconomic status, family type and sibling position
J Indian Soc PedodPrev Dent 2002;20(1):23-9
Pleomorphic Adenoma Of Both Hard And Soft Palate- A Case ReportAnnals and Essences of Dentistry 2012;4(3):30-3
Dr. Prayas RayBilateral Maxillary Paramolars: A Case Report.
Juvenile Nasopharyngeal Angiofibroma Presenting as a Palatal Swelling.
J Dent Child 2012;79(2):84-7)

J Dent Child 2014;81(2):91-5
Caries Experience and Oral Hygiene Status of Children
Suffering fromAttention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
J Clin Pediatr Dent 34(1): 25–30, 2009
Foreign Body in Root Canals of Two Adjacent
Deciduous Molars: A Case Report
Int J Clin Pediatr Dent 2013;6(1):38-39.
Fragile X syndrome: A rare case report with unusual oral features', Contemporary clinical dentistry
Attended national level workshop and training programme of Rashtriya Bal Swasth Karyakram (RBSK) held at PGIMER, Chandigarh August 1, 2013
Coordinator for pilot project on School based Pit and Fissure sealant programme
Ministry of health and family welfare, New Delhi.
Ongoing project at rural and urban schools of Odisha

OTHERS ACTIVITIES