Dean, Santosh Dental College, Professor of Prosthodontics Message from the Dean Dental
On behalf of Santosh Dental College and Hospital under Santosh Deemed to be University, I would like to take this opportunity to welcome you. I am honored to serve as the dean of this prestigious college. For decades, this college of dentistry has been recognized as one of the nation’s leading centers of dental education, Oral Health research and patient care.
I believe that our education mission is one of the most advanced and comprehensive in the nation. We brain a diverse student body in a challenging learning environment informed by cutting -edge scholarship, with a faculty of unsurpassed quality and reputation. A rising focus on inter-professional education means that our student gains a better appreciation of how oral health relates to overall health.
We value and promote diversity in our students, staff, faculty and patients. We seek to foster an environment of mutual respect with objectivity, imaginative inquiry through lifelong learning and the free exchange of ideas. Personal development, Professionalism and the highest ethical standards are foundational elements of our mission. Our greater goal is to improve the health and well being of all our citizens and reflect the best values of our Dental College and the nation
Prof. (Dr.) Akshay Bhargava
Prof. Dr. Akshay Bhargava graduated from Bapuji Dental College, Davangere in 1992 and completed his Master’s Degree (MDS) in Prosthodontics including Crown and Bridge and Maxillofacial Prosthodontics in 1995 from the same institution.
Hes the PRESIDENT elect for the INDIAN PROSTHODONTIC SOCIETY
Dr. Bhargava is an Associate Fellow & Active member since 2012 of the coveted American Academy of Implant Dentistry (AFAAID) Chicago USA,
Double Diplomate from International College of Implant ology (FICOI) USA. And World
Congress of Oral Implant ology, (WCOI) Japan (2016).
Fellow International College of Dentists (FICD) USA.
He is Post-Graduate teacher with 20 years of Academic & Clinical experience.
Currently he’s the DEAN for SANTOSH Dental college and hospital Ghaziabad ,UP
He was appointed (1997) as a Scientist for the Development of Indigenous Dental Implants in Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO). Govt. of India
On Research Gate Dr Bhargava has 85 Citations and 2600 reads of his publications
He is contributory author for two leading Dental Material text Books (Notes On Dental Materials, authors – V.K. Subbarao, Publishers – G. Offset, Bangalore, 1996.,Basic Dental Materials author – John .J. Manappallil, Publishers – Jaypee Brothers Medical Publisher (P) Ltd., 1998).
He has guided more than 60 RESEARCH STUDIES including PROJECTS from Indian Council of Medical Research related To Zirconia, Implants, Dental Materials, Biomechanical and Structural Analysis etc.
In recognition to his contribution to International College Of Dentists-Dr Akshay was conferred the prestigious Dr. Ratan H. Memorial Award ICD Section VI (India, Nepal & Srilanka ) in Dec. 2014
Dr Akshay has conducted many workshops and courses on CAD CAM, All Ceramics, Cast Partials, Maxillofacial, and Prosthodontics. He has also organized national workshops and conferences and has been part of the organizing team in many international conferences. He was the Organising Secretary of 15th IPS PG Convention, 2013, he was recently the Scientific Chairperson for WCOI, 2016.
He’s also been the VICE PRESIDENT INDIAN PROSTHODONTIC SOCIETY (2016-2017)
He was the Section Editor for Journal Of Indian Prosthodontic Society
Currently he’s the reviewer for International Journal Of Dental Research, Journal Of Indian Prosthodontic Society and peer reviewer for many journals in various Institutes.
In Digital Prosthodontics Dr Akshay is a trainer in CAD Designing. He also a mentor for leading Implant Systems, and has conducted many Certificate courses in Implant Dentistry, at National & International levels.
He has been the Programme In-charge & Counsellor for IGNOU- Post Graduate Course for Oral Implantology.
He has been the speaker for a leading CAD–CAM milling CNC Company in India. He has visited Africa, Germany, China, USA, Israel, and Europe for contributing and gaining professional exposure.