The aim of the Prosthodontics Clinical Course is to teach students not only the importance of replacing oral structures but to stress preservation and optimization of the supporting structures through a combined effort with the other dental specialties. Candidates are exposed to the philosophies and principles of prosthodontics treatment with fixed, removable, implant, and maxillofacial prosthodontics. Advanced and specialized methods required for care of unusual cases are discussed in the special clinics.

Module Wise Classification  of  Prosthodontics Coaching:

Module 1

  • Effective treatment planning, various diagnostic aids and proper decision making on edentulous and partially edentulous patients
  • Offering Ceramic veneers as treatment modality
  • All ceramic versus Metal ceramic crowns
  • Sequencing and treatment planning
  • Contemporary materials used in extra coronal restorations
  • Choice of fixed or removable prosthesis considering implant and over dentures as options

Module 2

  • Principles of tooth preparation
  • Biological, Mechanical and Esthetic considerations of tooth preparation
  • Endodontic evaluation; vital and non-vital teeth Shade determination
  • Necessity of Provisionalisation and different techniques
  • Different techniques of gingival retraction
  • Presurgical corrective procedures
  • Crown lengthening techniques
  • Soft tissue managements of various stages
  • Easy and correct impression procedures

Module 3

  • Laboratory communication
  • Importance of try-in procedures
  • Cementation of fixed prosthesis

Choice of Courses:-

  • Weekend clinical expertise courses in all specialities
  • Four month clinical practice course in multiple specialities
  • One year clinical proficiency course in general dentistry

Course Duration: The duration of the courses can be customized as per requirement of the candidates ranging from few weeks to few months.


Guiding Faculty: Dr. Pallavi Vashisht (Prosthodontists)

Dr. Pallavi Vashisht teaches Prosthodontics & Crown and Bridge at AHEAD dental academy. She did her Masters from Government Dental College, Chennai.

Dr. Pallavi Vashisht had a very fruitful academic record accredited with seven gold medals during her graduation and gold medals in post-graduation in the subject of Prosthodontics.

She has been thoroughly involved in delivering lectures and conducting clinical courses at AHEAD dental academy throughout the country. She has various publications to her credit on national and international level in prestigious and indexed journals and actively contributes to MCQs and explanatory answers for various books on international and national dental examinations published by AHEAD dental academy.


Guiding Faculty: Dr. Abhishek Bansal (Prosthodontics)

Dr. Abhishek Bansal teaches Prosthodontics, Implantology & Maxillofacial Prosthetics at AHEAD Dental Academy.

Dr. Abhishek Bansal trains students nationwide at AHEAD in special techniques including Smile Design, Esthetic Dentistry & Full mouth rehabilitation. He is also working as a reviewer in Pubmed index Journal (JCDR).

Prosthodontics : Schedule of Clinical Procedures