Fellowship Program in Oral Implantology and LASER Dentistry

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About Program Director & Chief Mentor

Dr. Suchetan Pradhan

There’s more to Dr. Suchetan Pradhan than meets the eye. A Master Prosthodontist Implantologist. Pioneer of Laser Dentistry in India. First Indian to receive European Master Degree in Oral Laser Applications (EMDOLA), European Union, 2009. He has over 27 years of experience in Oral Implantology and has used virtually all the Implant Systems available in the market. He has trained thousands of dentists in the fields of Prosthodontics, Implants and Lasers in over 25 countries. Imagine what it would be to train under his able guidance, for a year. After all, he is our Official faculty& Mentor. He could well be your reason to smile, like the Hollywood and Bollywood biggies.

Allow us to introduce ‘Fellowship in Oral Implantology and Laser Dentistry’. Immaculately designed, this 1-year program is compiled in a modular format to boost your dental skills in the right direction.

Overview Of The Program

Certificate: Fellowship in Oral Implantology and Laser Dentistry

Awarded by: D. Y. Patil University
(Established under section 3 of UGC act, 1956 vide notification no. F.9.21/2000 – U.3 dated 20.06.2002 of the Govt. of India)

Program Highlights:-

1. Course Syllabus designed like a MASTERS Program

2.  Course Format comprising of

a. Didactics

b. Hands-on Training on Special Models

c. Pre-clinical Training on PIG JAWS

d. Cadaveric Dissection – First Time Ever for a Fellowship Program in India

e. LIVE Clinical Demonstrations by Mentors

f. LIVE Clinical Training for participants with over-the-shoulder Supervision by Mentors

g. Combination of Implants and Lasers in the curriculum

h. CAD-CAM Guided Surgeries

i. Group Activity and Presentation

j. Group Publication

k. Practice Management Tips

3. State-of-the-art Infrastructure

4. Advanced Armamentarium & Equipment (provided by University)

5. Patients for Clinical Training (provided by University)

6. Premium Membership of Peer-Reviewed Literature
(Exclusive Login IDs & Passwords)

7. Access to Unique application for Digital Learning & Revision (Exclusive Login IDs)

8. Hospitality (F & B only) for entire on-campus training (provided by University)

9. Mentors and Participants shall use Multiple Implant Systems for surgeries
(provided by University).


Minimum qualification of B.D.S or equivalent from a recognized Institution in India or Overseas

Duration of Course

This Fellowship Program is a One Year non-continuous, modular based course.

Module 1  : 6 days

Module 2  :  6 days

Module 3  :  6 days

Module 4  :  6 days

Module 5  :  6 days

Module 6  : 6 days

(Including Theory and Practical Exams)

Calendar Year

October 2020 to September 2021

List Of Documents

1. Original Birth Certificate

2. Copy of Passport

3. Original Domicile

4. Copy of Aadhar card

5. Two passport size photographs

6. Original DCI Registration Certificate

7. Original Mark sheets

8. Original Degree Certificate of BDS/MDS/Others

9. Copy of Passport of Parents (only for overseas candidates)

10. Proof of NRI Status of candidate/Parents (only for overseas candidates)

11. Transcripts (only for overseas candidates)

12. Copy of Visa (only for overseas candidates)

13. Original Acknowledgement Receipt of fees (RTGS/NEFT/DD/CHEQUE)

Course Syllabus

Oral Implantology

1. Basic sciences & Applied anatomy, Bone physiology, Healing, Sterilization

2. Diagnosis and Treatment Planning – Basic to Advanced

3. Exercises related to Mounting Diagnostic Casts

4. Hands-on Training for Implant placement on Models

5. Cadaveric Dissection – Clear Understanding of Vital Anatomic Landmarks

6. Advanced Diagnostic Aids – CBCT, Bone Mapping etc.

7. Detailed understanding of Basic Surgical Principles

a. Incision

b. Flap Design

c. Suturing Techniques – Hands-on

8. Intra-operative Surgical Complications & Management

9. Clinical Training for Placement & Loading of Implants on LIVE Patients

10. Introduction to Prosthetic Phase

a. Impression Materials

b. Impression Making Techniques – Hands-on

c. Temporization

d. Understanding of Prosthetic components

11. Introduction to Basic Ridge Augmentation Materials and Procedures –
Cadaveric & PIG JAW Hands-on

a. Bone Grafts & Membranes

b. Ridge Split Techniques

c. Simple Grafting Techniques

d. Sinus Lift Techniques

e. Autogenous Grafts

12. Immediate Implants – Hands-on with Models

13. Implant supported Overdentures

14. Implant supported Full arch Restorations

15. Edentulous Ridge Restorations with All on 4 Concept

16. Treatment Planning for Guided Surgery – Using Digital Software

17. Practice Management

18. Implant Aesthetics

19. Postoperative Complications of Implants & Maintenance

20. Digital Dentistry

a. Scanning of impression on patients

b. In office one visit CAD CAM restoration for the patient

c. Treatment planning on CAD CAM software

d. Hands-on for participants with intra-oral scanners

e. CAD CAM design for crown and bridges

f. Milling techniques

 Laser Dentistry (Hard Tissue & Soft Tissue)

1. Introduction to Laser Dentistry

2. Laser physics & Safety

3. Hands-on for Clinical Application of Lasers on Extracted Teeth & PIG JAWS

4. Hard Tissue Lasers – Erbium Laser

a. Restorative Dentistry

b. Implant Dentistry

c. Bone Surgery

5. Soft Tissue Lasers – Diode & Erbium

a. Various Intra oral Soft Tissue Procedures
eg. Frenectomy,Depigmentation,Gingivectomy, Biopsy etc.

b. Laser ablation of Leukoplakia

6. Clinical Training on LIVE patients with Lasers

7. Research and Futuristic Laser Dentistry

Grading System

1. Annual Examination

a. Theory examination (MCQs & Essay)

b. Practical Examination & Viva Voce

2. Clinical Log-Book Evaluation

3. Written Assignments

4. Case Presentation

Total Fees

-For Indian Candidates, Course fees are Rs. 6,50,000/- (Rupees Six Lakhs Fifty Thousand Only)

-For Overseas and NRI Candidates, Course fees are 15,500 US Dollars

-Scholarship of Rs.1,00,000/- (Rupees One Lakh Only) awarded under the following criteria :

a. Ex-student of DY Patil School of Dentistry, Navi Mumbai

b. Candidate recommended by the Mentor
(provided the application is completed before 31st of July 2019)

c. Candidate who qualifies in the Scholarship examination conducted during the Fellowship Modules

Accommodation available in a 4-Star facility at Rs 75,000+taxes (inclusive of all modules)



Stepwise Admission Procedure:

1. Kindly download the Application Form from the website.

2. Submit the completed Application Form along with the required original documents to Fellowship Administrative Office or email the scanned copies to fellowshipindentistry@dypatil.edu

3. Orientation Interview with the Mentor.

4. Receipt of Acknowledgement Letter by the candidate confirming their enrollment.

5. Introduction to Induction Ceremony.

Download Application Form


Entire amount of Course Fees to be paid by DD / NEFT / RTGS / IMPS towards

“D. Y. Patil University-Fellowship Programs” payable at Nerul, Navi Mumbai.

Name of Bank              –           Bank of Baroda, Nerul Branch

Type of Account          –           Current Account

Bank Account No.      –           27410200000801

IFSC Code No.             –           BARB0NERULX (fifth character is zero)


Fees can also be paid by availing of the Easy Installment Scheme offered by D. Y. Patil University.

First installment of Rs.2,50,000/- should be paid at the time of enrolment along with the submission of original degree certificates of BDS/MDS and DCI Registration and additional charge of Rs.50,000/- as processing fee.

Second installment of Rs.2,00,000/- should be paid before 31st December 2020.

Third installment of Rs.2,00,000/- should be paid before 15th March 2021.


Fees can also be paid by availing of Educational Loan from Bank of Baroda – Exclusively for Fellowship Program Enrolments. Last date for payment of fees through Bank loan will be 31st October 2020.

* Fees once paid, are non-refundable

* Mode of payment as decided by the candidate at the time of enrollment will not be altered

* Failure to abide by the above rules and regulations will incur penalty charges

Contact Us for Course Related Queries

Dr. Mayuri Bachhav (Admission Co-Ordinator)

Email :- mayuri.bachhav@dypatil.edu

Phone :- 91-9158849393

Dr. Veera Sawant ( Admission Co-Ordinator )

Email :- veerasawant15@gmail.com

Phone :- 91-9833649728


E mail id: fellowshipindentistry@dypatil.edu