Dr. Ajay Parihar

Brief Introduction:

Dr. Ajay Parihar has a post-graduate degree in Oral Medicine, Diagnosis and Radiology and is practicing Oral Medicine and Maxillofacial Imaging since 2003. Dr. Parihar is heading the Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology as Associate Professor in Government College of Dentistry, Indore (M.P) and has fellowship in Maxillofacial Radiology from Aichi Gakuin University, Japan. He has been instrumental in establishing Oral Medicine and Radiology as a clinical specialty in Central India He worked as Executive Committee Member (2009) and Joint Secretary(2011 and 2012), and Vice President (2014) for the Indian Academy of Oral Medicine and Radiology (IAOMR). He is reviewer and honorary editor of various international and national dental journals. He is also an active member of International Academy of Dental & Maxillofacial Radiology. Dr. Parihar has delivered lectures, conducted workshops across the country. He is well published internationally and actively engaged in the field of Oral Mucosal Disorders, Orofacial Pain, TMD and CBCT Imaging for which he has lectured since 10 years on different platforms.

Areas of Expertise:

Diagnosis & Management of Oral Mucosal Diseases and Infections, Burning Mouth Syndrome, Immunopathologic diseases, Salivary Gland Disorders, Orofacial Pain, Temporomandibular disorders, Neuropathic & Neuralgic disorders affecting Orofacial Structures.
Working with other medical disciplines like Neurology, ENT, Endocrinology, Medicine and Dermatology in the diagnosis and management of disorders related to the Orofacial region.
Imparting Qualitative Methodology in Dental Education for the upcoming academic scenario in India with special emphasis on Oral Medicine, Oral Radiology, Oral Cancer and Oral Manifestations of Systemic Diseases.
Conducting Workshops on Cone beam CT, its uses and advantages in Dental and Maxillofacial Imaging Sciences.

Educational Qualifications:

B.D.S,(1997-2002) , SPIDMS, LUCKNOW, UP
M.D.S,(2003-2006), Oral Medicine and Radiology, KLES Institute of Dental Sciences BELGAUM, Karnataka
Fellowship in (2015) Dental Maxillofacial Radiology, Aichi Gakuin University School of Dentistry, Nagoya, Japan
Certificate Course on Tobacco Cessation and Control Programme. John Hopkins University, California, USA

Academic Positions

Associate Professor and HOD in Government College of Dentistry, Indore, MP
Vice President of Indian Academy of Oral Medicine & Radiology for the year 2014.
Ex. Assistant Professor in Peoples Dental Academy Bhopal, and Institute of Dental Education & Advance Studies, Gwalior, M.P.
Executive Committee Member of Indian Academy of Oral Medicine & Radiology for the year 2009- 2010.
Joint Secretary of Indian Academy of Oral Medicine & Radiology for the year 2010-2012.
Executive Editor , Archives of Dental Sciences.
Various positions in Indian Dental Association in Local branch.