Himachal Dental College

Under the Auspices of Dr. Puran Chand, Medical Charitable Trust

Landline : +911907267183

DEPARTMENT OF ENDODONTICS

Dr. Munish Goel

  • Professor and Head,
  • Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics,
  • Himachal Dental College, Sundernagar

Awards & Achievements:–

(i) Medals:

  • 1. Dr. K.P. Chawdary Gold Medal for standing 1stin Operative Dental Surgery (Orientation in Dentistry and Practice Management with Dental Jurisprudence, Ethics and Economics).
  • 2. Silver Medal & Certificate of Honor for standing 1stin General Human Physiology and Biochemistry.
  • 3. Silver Medal & Certificate of Honor for standing 1stin General & Dental Medica (Pharmacology).

(ii) Certificates of Honor:

  • 1. Awarded Certificate of Honor in Dental Metallurgy and Materials used in Dentistry.
  • 2. Awarded Certificate of Honor in General Human Physiology and Bacteriology.
  • 3. Awarded Certificate of Honor in Dental Anatomy, Physiology and Dental Histology.
  • 4. Awarded Certificate of Honor in Dental and Oral Pathology and Dental Bacteriology.
  • 5. Awarded Certificate of Honor in Dental Prosthetics including Crown & Bridge.

(iii) Scholarships:

  • 1. Merit scholarship from Himachal Pradesh Government for constant academic excellence.
  • 2. Merit scholarship from King George’s Medical College for standing 2nd in B.D.S. 1st, 2nd, 3rd and final years.

(iv) Book prize:

  • Was awarded book prizes in B.D.S. 1st, 2nd, 3rd and final years for standing 2nd in class.

(All Awarded by King George’s Medical College,Now King George’s Medical University)

Publications:– 30 ( International / Pub med Indexed – 17, National -13 )

International

  • 1. Letter to the Editor; Subject: Amelogenisis Imperfecta. Journal of Operative Dentistry, Nov/Dec 2013, Volume 38, Issue 6, Page 676,1/2p. (Pub med Indexed)
  • 2. Regenerative Endodontic treatment of an immature tooth with necrotic pulp and apical periodontitis using platelet rich plasma (PRP) and mineral trioxide aggregate (MTA) ; International Endodontic Journal Vol. 48, Issue 9, page 902-910, September 2015 ( Pub med Indexed).
  • 3. Comparative Evaluation of Co- Relation of Visual Deformation and Tendency to Fracture; and Apical Cleansing Ability of Mtwo and Protaper with Stainless Steel Hand Files: An In Vitro Study’. International Organization of Scientific Research Journal of Dental and Medical Sciences, Vol 14,Issue 2, page 48-55, Febuarary 2015.
  • 4. Shade Selection for Fixed Partial Denture. Kasmera Journal Vol.43, No.2,page 38-61 2015.(ISI-JCR Indexed) . Venezuela. (ISSN:0075-5222).
  • 5. Auto transplantation – A Case Report. Journal of Conservative Dentistry Vol.18, Issue 6, page 500-503 Nov- Dec 2015. (Pub medIndexed).
  • 6. Endodontic Retreatment of Maxillary Second Molar with Post treatment disease associated with missed Extra canal : A Case Report. International Journal of Dental and Health Sciences.Vol 2, Issue 6, page 1628-1632, Nov-Dec 2015.
  • 7. Regenerative Endodontics: A Comprehensive Review. Journal of EC Dental Sciences, United Kingdom, Vol 3,Issue 4, page-567,January 2016.
  • 8. Reattachment of Fractured Tooth Fragment using Fiber Post : A case Report Journal of EC Dental Sciences, United Kingdom, Vol 4,Issue1,page 713-719,April 2016 .
  • 9. Nanodentistry –“Unbounding the Future” Journal of EC Dental Sciences, United Kingdom, Vol 4,Issue1,page 722-725,April 2016 .
  • 10. Finite Element Analysis (FEA) with ANSYS - Tool of Computer Aided Engineering (CAE): Basics and its Applications in Dentistry. Journal of EC Dental Sciences, United Kingdom,Vol.4, Issue 2, page742-751, April 2016.
  • 11. Making a Cast Partial Denture Using Alternate Treatment Plan : A Clinical Case Report. Global Journal for Research Analysis ,Vol -5, Issue- 5, page 9-11, May 2016.
  • 12. Management of Calcific Metamorphosis in Maxillary Central Incisor using Newer Endodontic Aids : A Case Report . Journal of EC Dental Sciences, United Kingdom, Vol:4, Issue: 3,page 809-814, May 2016 .
  • 13. Comperative Evaluation of Three Rotary File Systems Regarding Root Canal Disinfection : An In vitro Study. International Journal of Oral Health and Medical Research. Vol.3, Issue 1, May-June 2016.
  • 14. E – Glass Fibre- The Ferrari of Dentistry: Editorial Coloumn. Journal of EC Dental Sciences, United Kingdon ECO 01(2016). 03, June 2016.
  • 15. Dental Waterlines: International Journal of Dental and Health Sciences.Vol 0, Issue 0, page 000-000, July- August, 2016.(Accepted for Publication).
  • 16. Minimal Invasive Dentistry: A Comprehensive Review. British Journal of Medicine and Medical Research, Vol:17,Issue-5, page 1-9, August 2016.(PubMed Indexed)
  • 17. Asssesment of Orthodontic Treatment Needs among school going children using index of orthodontic needs (IOTN) in Indore (Central India) Madhya Pradesh India. Journal of EC Dental Sciences, United Kingdom, Vol:4, Issue: 6,Page:908-918, August 2016 .

National

  • 1. Beware your phone is ‘Bugged’. Indian Journal of Dental Sciences, Sept 2009; Vol 1; Issue (Indexed Journal).
  • 2. A Comparative Evaluation of Tactile Sensitivity of various commercially available Endodontic Instruments. Indian Journal of Dental Sciences, Nov 2009; Vol ;1 Issue 2. (Indexed Journal).
  • 3. Bioaerosols - A potential hazards in Dental Clinic; Composition, Health, Effects and Analysis - A Review. Indian Journal of Dental Sciences, Nov 2009; Vol 1; Issue 2. (Indexed Journal).
  • 4. Diagnostic modality of early caries detection. Indian Journal of Dental Sciences, Sept 2011; Issue 3; Vol 3. (Indexed Journal).
  • 5. Self Adjusting File - A New Step Forward in Endodontic File Development Baba Farid University Dental Journal, Oct 2011; Vol 2; No 2. (Indexed Journal).
  • 6. Comparative Evaluation of MTA, Calcium hydroxide and Portland Cement as root end filling materials – A Comprehensive Review. Indian Journal of Dental Sciences, Dec 2011; Issue 5; Vol 3(Indexed Journal).
  • 7. Issues of biocompatibility associated with commonly used Endodontic Irrigants- A Review. Indian Journal of Dental Sciences, Oct 2012; Issue 4; Vol 4. (Indexed Journal).
  • 8. Endodontic management of a Mandibular 1st Molar with middle distal canal. Indian Journal of Dental Sciences, June 2013; Issue 2; Vol 5. (Indexed Journal).
  • 9. Endodontic management of bilaterally occurring three rooted mandibular 1st premolar – A Case report. Indian Journal of Dental Sciences, March 2013; Issue1; Vol 5. (Indexed Journal)
  • 10. Locating the hidden treasure in Endodontics - Radix Entomolaris - An overview and Case report. Indian Journal of Dental Sciences, Dec 2013; Issue 5; Vol 5. (Indexed Journal).
  • 11. Fibrous Dysplasia Mimicking cement Ossifying Fibroma Histopathologically- A Case Analysis. Journal of Pacific Academy of Higher Education & Research,
    Vol-,7
    Issue-1,page56-57, 2015
  • 12. An Innovative 2 Step Final Impression Technique for Fixed Prosthesis.- Peripex: Indian Journal of Research. Vol 5 , Issue 5, Page 234-235, May 2016.
  • 13. Fibrous Dysplasia Mimicking cement Ossifying Fibroma Histopathologically- A Case Analysis. Journal of Pacific Academy of Higher Education & Research,
    Vol-,7
    Issue-1,Page:56-57, 2015

Research Projects / Thesis Completed:–

(i) My M.D.S. Research Project: A Comparative Evaluation of Tactile Sensitivity of various Comercially available Endodontic Instruments-‘An In Vitro Study’.

Guides:

  • 1. Prof. Dr. C.P.Govila ,MDS, Ex Prof & Head , Dep’t of Operative Dentistry, King George’s Medical College , Lucknow University, India.
  • 2. Prof. Dr. K.K.Wadhwani , MDS, Prof & Head , Dep’t of Operative Dentistry ,King George’s Medical College , Lucknow University, India.

In Progress PhD Research Project -

An ‘In Vitro’ Evaluation of Canal Transportation and Canal Centering Ability of Self Adjusting File in Curved Root Canals : A Micro–CT Study and Evaluation of Micro fracture, Deformation, and Separation in Self Adjusting File - An SEM Study

Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Anil Chandra, MDS, Professor, Dep’t of Operative Dentistry King George’s Medical College, Lucknow University, India.

Guide: Dr.Kalliyana KrishnanV. Scientist 'G' (Senior Grade) & Scientist-in-Charge,BioMedical Engineering Group,Biomedical Technology Wing , ShriChitraTirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala 695011,India.

International / National Paper Presentations on: –

  • 1. Tactile Sensitivity of various commercially available Endodontic Instrument at 10thNational Conference of Federation of Operative Dentists of India & 3rd Indian Endodontic Society at Lucknow, November , 1998.
  • 2. Self Adjusting Fileat 10th State Conference of Indian Dental Association at Shimla, April, 2011.
  • 3. Need for RotartyEndodontics at CDE programme on Rotary Endodontics at Himachal Dental College, Sundernagar, Himachal Pradesh Dentistry &, August , 2012.
  • 4. Self Adjusting File – A Step Forward in Endodontic File Development at 27rdNationalConference of Federation of Operative Dentists of India & 20st Indian Endodontic Society at Atlantis, The Palm, Dubai , December, 2012.
  • 5. Guest Lecture on ‘Endodontics Demystified’ at Dental Esperanza 2015: Hope for Excellence in Dentistry at Solan, Himachal Pradesh, 23rd - 24th , August, 2015.
  • 6. Guest Lecture as a “ Special Invitee” on ‘CBCT – A Third Eye For Dental Practitioners’ at 14th Annual H.P. State IDA Dental Conference held at Hamirpur on 10th&11thOctuber, 2015.
  • 7. E -Glass Fiber -The ‘Ferrari’ of Dental Practice at 30th IACDE –23rd IES 2015 National Conference held at Amritsar, Punjab on 26th to 29th November, 2015 .

Chairman /Co- chairman of Scientific Sessions at:-

  • 1. 20th National Conference of Federation of Operative Dentists of India & 13rd Indian Endodontic Society at Lucknow, November , 2004.
  • 2. 10th Annual H.P. State Dental Conference of Indian Dental Association at Shimla, April, 2011.
  • 3. 13th Indian Association of Conservative Endodontics and Indian Endodontic SocietyPost Graduate Convention at Kasauli, Himachal Pradesh , 21st & 22nd, April , 2012.
  • 4. “Chairman” Scientific Committee , Dental Esperanza 2015: Hope for Excellence in Dentistryat Solan, Himachal Pradesh, 23rd - 24th , August 2015.
  • 5. “Chairperson” Keynote Address 30th IACDE –23rd IES 2015 National Conference held at Amritsar, Punjab on 26th to 29th November 2015.

Guest Editor :E- Coriocon Journal of Dental Sciences, U.K.special issue on ‘Regenerative Endodontics’ August –September 2015.

2. International Journal of Dental Sciences. (IJDE).

Member Review Board –

  • 1. Journal of Oral Biology And Craniofacial Research.
  • 2. Indian Journal of Dental Sciences.(IJDS).

President - Indian Dental Association (IDA) , Sundernagar Branch H.P. 2015.

BDS / MDS Course Examiner: -

  • 1. Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla (H.P.). (Since - 2000)
  • 2. Baba Farid Medical University, Farikot, Punjab.
  • 3. H.N.B. Gharwal University, Shrinagar, Gharwal, U.K.
  • 4. Rajeev Gandhi Medical University, Banglore, Karnataka.
  • 5. Gujrat University, Ahemdabad , Gujrat.

Inspector Dental Council of India:- To visit various dental colleges throughout India and check/evaluate teaching and clinical facilities for B.D.S. & M.D.S. Programs.

Member Societies:–

  • 1. Indian Endodontic Society.
  • 2. Indian Dental Association
  • 3. Gen. Secretary, Treasurer, Editor, & Executive Member of Shimla Private Medical Practitioners Association, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh.

Workshops, Seminars, CDE Programmes:–

  • 1. WHO sponsored ‘Tobacco Cessation Program – Aids & Methods’ at New Delhi, February, 2007.
  • 2. Lecture , Live Surgery and Hands on Course on ‘Implants’ at Himachal Dental College and Hospital, Sundernagar, Himachal Pradesh ,on 24th& 25thOctober, 2009.
  • 3. Lecture and Hands on Course on ‘Medical Emergencies in Dental Practice’at Himachal Dental College and Hospital, Sundernagar, Himachal Pradesh , on 20th March, 2010.
  • 4. Continuing Dental Education Workshop on ‘Direct Filling Gold’ at Bhojia Dental College, Baddi, Distt. Solan, Himachal Pradesh, 12th March, 2011.
  • 5. Continuing Dental Education Programme on ‘Research Methodology And Biostatistics’at Himachal Dental College & Hospital, Sundernagar, Himachal Pradesh .30th, April 2012.
  • 6. Continuing Dental Education and Live Demonstration Programme on ‘Rotary Endodontics’ at Himachal Dental College, Sundernagar, Himachal Pradesh , August , 2012.
  • 7. Continuing Dental Education Programme on ‘Specialized Dentistry and General Practice’(IDA and Pepsodont Sponsored) at Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, August, 2013
  • 8. As “Advisor and Chief Coordinator” Continuing Dental Education Programme on “Solving Enigma in Complete Dentures” at Himachal Dental College, Sundernagar, Himachal Pradesh , 29thFebuary , 2016.

Conferences & P. G. Conventions Attended : -

  • 1. 10th National Conference of Federation of Operative Dentists of India & 3rd Indian Endodontic Society at Lucknow, November , 1998.
  • 2. 3rdTriuennial Conference of Commonwealth Dental Association & Indian Dental Association at New Delhi, February, 2000.
  • 3. Silver Jubilee Post graduation Course Meet, at Dep’t of Operative Dentistry, faculty of Dental Sciences, King George’s Medical University, December, 2002.
  • 4. World Congress on Prosthodontics, New Delhi, November, 2003.
  • 5. F.D.I. Annual World Congress, Pragati Maidan, New Delhi, September , 2004.
  • 6. 20th National Conference of Federation of Operative Dentists of India & 13rd Indian Endodontic Society at Lucknow, November , 2004.
  • 7. Inter State Dental Conference & Punjab State Dental Conference, at Amritsar, December, 2004.
  • 8. 23th National Conference of Federation of Operative Dentists of India & 16rd Indian Endodontic Society at Chandigarh, November , 2008.
  • 9. 24th National Conference of Federation of Operative Dentists of India & 17rd Indian Endodontic Society at Cochin, Kerala, November , 2009.
  • 10. 10th Annual H.P. State Dental Conference of Indian Dental Association at Shimla, April, 2011.
  • 11. 13th Indian Association of Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics and Indian Endodontic Society Post Graduate Convention at Kasauli, Himachal Pradesh , 21st& 22nd, April , 2012.
  • 12. 37thNational Annual Conference of Indian Society of Periodontology at Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, October, 2012.
  • 13. 27rd National Conference of Federation of Operative Dentists of India & 20th Indian Endodontic Society at Atlantis , The Palm, Dubai , U.A.E, December, 2012.
  • 14. 28th National Conference of Federation of Operative Dentists of India & 21th Indian Endodontic Society at Hyderabad , Andhara Pradesh, December, 2013 .
  • 15. 13th Annual H.P. State Dental Conference, at Solan Hiamchal Pradesh on 1st and 2nd November, 2014.
  • 16. Dental Esperanza 2015: Hope for Excellence in Dentistry at Solan, Himachal Pradesh, 23rd - 24th, August, 2015.
  • 17. As a “Special Invitee”14th Annual H.P. State IDA Dental Conference held at Hamirpur (H.P.) on 10th&11th,October, 2015.
  • 18. As “National Coordinator” 30th IACDE –23rd IES 2015 National Conference held at Amritsar ,Punjab on 26th to 29th November, 2015.

Charity and Voluntary Work: -

  • 1. Founder member of “Sai Asha Foundation” that conduct free eye surgery camps for the poor and the blind.
  • 2. Associated with “Shri Satya Sai Seva Organization” since childhood to serve the poor and the down trodden .Me and my wife (an Ophthalmologist) regularly organize free medical check-up and treatment camps in interior rural areas of Himachal Pradesh.

Hobbies and Extracurricular Activities :–

  • 1. Marathon running, Jogging & Trekking, Badminton and Chess.
    a) H.P. Police Mini Marathon for Drug Free Shimla, 28thJune 2015.
    b) Shimla Winter High Altitude Half Marathon ,1st January 2016.
  • 2. Yoga And Extreme Fitness.
  • 3. Healthy Cooking and Salad making.