Media and Awareness
Felicitated by Indian Dental Association IDA Pune
Dr. Pratibha Kukreja Pandit was felicitated by Indian Dental Association IDA Pune for contribution in the community dental health activities in the last two years in Pune city.
Dr. Vikram Pandit was felicitated for his contribution as #coronawarrior by extending his service to community in the testing #covid times.
57th Maharashtra State Dental Conference
Dr. Vikram Pandit was invited speaker for 57th Maharashtra State Dental Conference at Pune November 2018. He presented a talk on Dentist’s role in diagnosis and treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea, various treatment modalities and surgical therapy for OSA.
Operative Techniques in Pediatric Plastic
and Reconstructive Surgery
Dr. Vikram Pandit along with his fellowship mentor prof Philip KT Chen (Taiwan) had the opportunity to write a textbook chapter. They have written a chapter on “Tessier 3 and 4 Clefts (nasal-cheek region)” under Atypical clefts- soft tissue component. In “Operative Techniques in pediatric Plastic and reconstructive surgery” Arun k Gosain, Kevin C Chung, Wolter Kluwer.
Dr. Vikram Pandit was invited speaker for “ISSACON 2019” 7th annual conference of Indian Association of Surgeons for Sleep Apnea, 29-31st march 2019 at PGIMER, Chandigarh. He presented on role of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon in treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea. He explained about the advantages and surgical treatment using skeletal framework surgery of Maxillo mandibular advancement. The conference was attended by many sleep surgeons from all over India.
World Sleep Congress
Third National Conference
on Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Snoring
Dr Vikram Pandit was invited speaker for the “Third National Conference on Obstructive sleep apnea and snoring” at Varna, Bulgaria 4-6th oct 2018.
Pandit Clinic has always taken Social Responsibility very seriously. We believe in giving back to the community in whatever little ways we can. Dr Shrirang Pandit our Chief Plastic Surgeon has been working with a global non-profit organization called Smile Train through the Poona Hospital and Research Centre for the past 17 years now.
Smile Train’s mission is to help every child with Cleft Lip and Palate to get medical and surgical treatments free of cost. Dr Shrirang Pandit’s rich experience in the field of Cleft Lip and Palate Surgeries make him the perfect person to lead the team at Poona Hospital. Dr Vikram Pandit, our Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon ably supports him on this philanthropic mission!
In the past 17 years, Dr Shrirang Pandit has examined more than 20,000 patients and performed more than 7000 surgeries completely free of cost for all of these underprivileged children.
This year on the 30th of January when the Smile Train conducted an informal event and rally to create awareness about Cleft Lip surgery, Dr Shrirang Pandit was honoured for his contribution to the project. The event was covered in newspapers such as Sakal and Pudhari. Dr Shrirang Pandit was also interviewed by Vividh Bharti, Pune.
To learn more about this project visit our blog here.
The entire team of Pandit Clinic is proud to be associated with this wonderful project.
Improving Oral Health of Visually Impaired
Dr Pratibha Kukreja Pandit (MDS Paediatric and Preventive Dentist) who is passionate about providing the best dental care to Children with special health care needs was recently in the news. Along with Dr Bhakti Datar, Dr Pratibha Kukreja Pandit was featured in the Hindustan Times’ “HT Metro” section on the occasion of Braille day on 4th January.
Dr Pratibha and Dr Bhakti visited 5 schools (for the visually impaired) in Kothrud, Bhosari, Alandi, Koregaon Park and Yerwada to create awareness about Oral Health Care. They gave the children tips on how to take care of their teeth, the importance of brushing twice a day and eating healthy food in an informational take-home handout printed in Braille.
The teachers and parents at all the 5 schools were thankful and happy for the efforts taken by Dr Pratibha Kukreja Pandit and Dr Bhakti Datar.
The team of Pandit Clinic is extremely proud of Dr Pratibha Kukreja Pandit and this endeavour she has undertaken for Special Needs Children!