CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES
- Supervises the departmental work.
- Is involved in clinical work, postgraduate clinical training, seminars and guiding students in their dissertation.
- Prepares question papers, conducts theory, practical, and clinical.
- Caters to the Prosthodontics needs of the patients.
- Is Prosthodontics patient consultant, allots patients to the undergraduate and postgraduate students.
Thilak Shetty B teaches BDS students.
SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING
|Complete Dentures||Second year, BDS|
|Removable Partial Denture||Third year, BDS|
|Fixed Partial Denture||Final year, BDS|
|Maxillofacial Prosthodontics||Final year, BDS|
|Degree||Specialisation||Institute||Year of passing|
|Clinical Course in Maxillofacial Prosthetics||Maxillofacial Prosthodontics||Rangoon Walla Centre for Maxillofacial Rehabilitation in Pune, collaboration with IMPT, UK||2011|
|MDS (Master of Dental Surgery)||Prosthodontic & Crown and Bridge from||AB Shetty Institute of Dental Sciences, Mangalore||1999|
|Institution / Organisation||Designation||Role||Tenure|
|Dept Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge, MCODS Mangalore, Manipal Academy of Higher Education||Professor||2009- till date|
|Dept Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge, MCODS Mangalore, Manipal Academy of Higher Education||Associate Professor||2006- 2009|
|Dept Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge, MCODS Mangalore, Manipal Academy of Higher Education||Reader||2003- 2006|
|Sri Rajiv College of Dental Sciences, Bangalore||Assistant Professor||1999-2002|
AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH
Area of Interest
Oral rehabilitation of partially and totally edentulous patients with different modes of replacement with prosthesis.
Area of Expertise
Removable Prosthodontics, Fixed Prosthodontics
Professional Affiliations & Contributions
- Life Member of Indian Dental Association, 2005.
Comparative evaluation of the lateral throat form and the border extension of mandibular complete denture in the distolingual region among the south coastal Karnataka population - An in vivo study
2010, Vol. 11, No. 2 July- December, 121-125, J Nepal Dent Assoc.
Flexible dentures - A flexible option to treat edentulous patients
2010, vol.11:85-87, Journal of Nepal Dental Assoc.
Dental applications of titanium and its alloys - A review
2009, 10(2):151-157, JNDA.
Esthetic post materials - A review
2005, July-September, 5(3):122-125, J Ind Prosth Society.
Resilient liners - A review
JIPS, 2013, Vol 13, Issue 3:155-164, J Ind Prosth Society.
Gingival health with regard to full veneer restoration
2005, September, 2005, 28(3):37-38, Kerala Dental Journal.
A comparative evaluation of the lateral throat form and the border extension of mandibular complete denture in the distolingual region among the south coastal Karnataka population - An in vivo study
2011-01-01 Dr Prakash Kumar Parajuli
Effect of adhesive drying time on the bond strength of vinyl polysiloxane impression to autopolymerising acrylic resin tray- An in-vitro study
2011-01-01 Anuja Gupta
Influence of varying ferrule heights and configurations on the fracture resistance of endodontically treated mandibular first premolars - An invitro study
2013-01-01 Shriya Marya