Bruxism Current Concepts and Prosthodontics Implications

The Department of Prosthodontics Crown and Bridge hosted the 3RD Col. T .S . Mathur Oration in the fond memory of our revered mentor, the Hon’ble Founder – Chairperson of Saraswati Dental College on Friday , 20th August 2021. Despite being organized on a virtual platform, the event was graced by presence of Hon’ble Mrs. Madhu Mathur Ma’am , Chairperson SDC group of Educational Institutions, and Dr.K.N.Dubey, Principal, SDC group of Educational Institutions alongwith active participation by over 300 students and Faculty from all over the country.The oration was delivered by eminent PROSTHODONTIST PROF. V.RANGARAJAN, PROFESSOR & HEAD PROSTHODONTICS AND DENTAL ADVISER SRI VENKATESHWARA DENTAL COLLEGE, CHENNAI; on the topic : BRUXISM –CURRENT CONCEPTS AND PROSTHODONTIC IMPLICATION.

The esteemed speaker delineated in detail on the importance of core academic knowledge and continuous research in enhancing the quality of clinical practice and treatment rendered to patients to alleviate them from suffering caused by bruxism. He further mentioned that its treatment is multipronged, emphasizing the importance of assessing OSA and OROFACIAL PAIN in such patients .The lecture was , in particular , an eye-opener for the graduating students and budding prosthodontists.