Department of Orthodontics from JKKN Dental College and hospital conducted the Alumni Insight program on 11.04.2023. Our Guest speaker 𝗗𝗿. 𝗗𝗶𝗻𝗲𝘀𝗵 𝗡𝗮𝗻𝗱𝗮𝗸𝘂𝗺𝗮𝗿 𝗠𝗗𝗦., who was an alumnus of our college currently working as a Reader in the dept. of orthodontics, Best dental college, Madurai. He gave a lecture about the sure smile Aligner system and gave a broad insight into aligner technology.
JKKN Dental College and Hospital is a dental college in Tamil Nadu, India, that offers a course in orthodontics. Orthodontics is a branch of dentistry that deals with the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of misaligned teeth and jaws.
The orthodontics course offered by JKKN Dental College and Hospital is a postgraduate program that aims to provide students with a comprehensive understanding of the principles and practices of orthodontics. The program is designed to train students in the diagnosis and treatment of malocclusion, facial asymmetry, and other orthodontic problems.
The curriculum of the orthodontics course includes both theoretical and clinical training. The theoretical component covers topics such as growth and development, biomechanics, diagnosis and treatment planning, and orthodontic appliances. The clinical component includes hands-on training in the use of various orthodontic appliances, such as braces, aligners, and retainers, and the management of orthodontic cases.
The program also emphasizes research and encourages students to undertake research projects in the field of orthodontics. The objective is to develop the research skills of students and promote the evidence-based orthodontic practice.
Upon completion of the orthodontics course, graduates are equipped with the knowledge and skills to diagnose and treat various orthodontic problems. They can work as orthodontists in private practice, hospitals, or academic institutions. The program prepares students for national and international exams in orthodontics and also enables them to pursue further studies in the field.
Overall, the orthodontics course offered by JKKN Dental College and Hospital provides students with a strong foundation in orthodontics and prepares them for a career in this specialized field of dentistry.