Department of Preventive Dentistry

Irina Konstantinovna Lutskaya
Doctor of Medical Sciences, professor, head of the department

Address:  Minsk, Kisileva Street, 32 (Dentistry Outpatient Clinic №8)
Telephones:  head of the department (+375 17) 334-72-86, assistance room (+375 17) 334-81-30
E-mail:   pdp_security_514@mapo.by

 

 

Academic staff of the department

History of the department

The Department of Preventive Dentistry of Belarusian State Institute of Advanced Medical Training (BelMAPE) was founded in October, 1977 and was headed by professor V.I.Yakovleva, Doctor of Medical Sciences, which in 1974 defended her Doctoral thesis on the topic "Materials for tooth filling and ways of their clinical application".

Since the time of its foundation, E.K.Trophimova and T.P.Davidovich, Associate Professors, Candidates of Medical Sciences, had been working at the department, from 1978 to 1983 assistants G.P.Prosviryak, V.I.Azarenko, G.V.Brintsarovskaya worked at the department, and in 1988 L.A.Denisov started to work there. Under the supervision of V.I.Yakovleva staff of the department defended 3 Candidate's theses (G.P.Prosviryak, 1979; V.I.Azarenko, 1989; L.A.Denisov, 1987).

Until 1988 the department had been based at Dentistry Division of City Outpatient Clinic №28 and Regional Dentistry Outpatient Clinic. After G.V.Bintsarovskaya, Candidate of Medical Sciences, started to work at the department the classes of the topic "Pediatric Dentistry" were run at Pediatric Dentistry Outpatient Clinic №1. In 1988 Dentistry Outpatient Clinic №8 became clinical base of the department.

In December, 1990 the department was headed by professor I.K.Lutskaya, Doctor of Medical Sciences, who in 1989 defended Doctoral thesis "Age peculiarities of mechanisms of teeth resistance to caries and ways of their management". She is an author of more than 500 works, including 20 monographs, she received more than 45 author certificates and invention patients. Under her supervision 16 Candidate's theses were successfully defended, also by the specialists of the department: N.V.Novak, V.A.Andreeva, I.G.Chuhray, E.I.Marchenko, E.E.Kovetskaya, I.V.Kravchuk, S.A.Granko, D.V.Danilova. 

At present 13 teachers work at the department (among them - 2 Doctors of Medical Sciences, 9 Candidates of Medical Sciences, a professor and 5 Associate Professors), PhD students and clinical residents undergo training there. The department has 4 treatment rooms, a classroom and a lecture room.

Staff of the department worked out qualification characteristics of dentists of the first and highest category, which were improved by the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Belarus. A special computer assessment program was created for category assignment.

Fields of scientific work

  • study of dental morbidity of the Belarusian population, development of the most rational treatment methods and prophylaxis of caries and stomatosis;
  • study of general and local resistance of the body, tooth morphology and physiology;
  • modern methods of diagnostics and treatment in aesthetic dentistry.

Scientific and research work

Staff of the Department of Preventive Dentistry does a huge scientific and research work.

Under scientific supervision of professor I.K.Lutskaya, head of the department, staff of the department participates at State Scientific and Technical Programs: "Development and implementation the following methods into the practice: methods of aesthetic reconstruction of hard tissues of permanent teeth with cavities of carious and noncarious origin", "Development and implementation of the methods: methods of teeth splinting and dental microprosthetics in complex therapy of periodontics disease with the application of fiber splint adhesive constructions together with surgical treatment methods", "Development and implementation of the method of atraumatic treatment of teeth caries into the practice", "Development of methods of bone implantation at removable and nonremovable prosthetics", "Development and implementation of the method of dental arcade single defects with the application of bone implants into the practice".

In 2011-2015 staff of the department has published more than 500 works, including 1 textbook and 6 monographs. More than 25 guidance manuals have been published, 15 invention patents and 21 certificates for innovation proposals have been received. 11 instructions, being worked out at the department, have been improved by the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Belarus.

Results of scientific researchers are presented in guidance manuals

  • Sequence of skills mastering in reconstruction of three-dimensional configurations in dentistry
  • Dental post constructions in dentistry. Formation of contact point
  • Reproduction of aesthetic restorations of frontal and posterior teeth
  • Modern composition materials
  • Peculiarities of restoration modelling in pre-gingival area of dental crown and tooth root
  • Prophylaxis of caries with application of fissure sealing method
  • Modern digital technologies of X-ray diagnostics in dentistry
  • Clinics and diagnostics of ligament
  • Etiology and pathogenesis of ligament diseases
  • Treatment of ligament diseases
  • Clinics, diagnostics and treatment of tooth hypersensitivity
  • Injectable dental anesthesia
  • Selection of medications and methods in endodontic treatment
  • Diagnostics and treatment of mouth cavity diseases in patients with somatic pathology
  • Differentiated approach in selection of tooth whitening method
  • Isolation of work field in preventive dentistry
  • Using of "International classification of dentistry diseases at Minsk Clinical Hospital №10" in clinics of preventive dentistry
  • Experimental and clinical model in scientific medical researches
  • Aesthetic adhesive constructions in preventive dentistry
  • Clinics, diagnostics, treatment of abrasion and wedge-shaped defects
  • Dental root perforations. Clinics, diagnostics and treatment
  • Prevention of errors and complications at different stages of endodontic treatment
  • Clinic anatomy of mouth cavity organs
  • Application of optical devices in aesthetic dentistry
  • HIV-infection. Clinical signs in mouth cavity: guidance manual
  • Tooth physiology
  • Acute and chronic tooth injuries. Clinics, diagnostics and treatment
  • Cracks of permanent teeth
  • Clinical age-related tooth histology
  • Temporary filling of root canals at teeth endodontic treatment
  • Ways and methods of professional hygiene of mouth cavity
  • Backgrounds and the technique of using photopolymers
  • Physical methods of scientific researches in dentistry
  • Kinds and methods of local anesthesia in dentistry
  • Diagnostic methods of early caries lesion of hard tooth tissues
  • Color science and form creation in aesthetic dentistry
  • Methods of patient's examination
  • Revision of teeth root canals. Methods and ways
  • Minimally invasive treatment methods at early caries lesion of hard tooth tissues
  • Peculiarities of keratosis manifestations in mouth cavity
  • Methods and ways of individual mouth cavity hygiene of patients with implants
  • Modern aspects of application of ultrasound in preventive dentistry

which are being actively implemented into educational and treatment processes

The department actively renders assistance to practical healthcare organizations, not only providing medical advisory care, but also giving seminars, lectures, classes by request.

Medical advisory work is carried out on the base of the department - in outpatient clinic, and also in other healthcare establishments by request.

Staff of the department actively participated in the work of the VIth Congress of Belarusian Dentists "Innovations in dentistry" (Minsk, 25-26.10.2012), Ist, IInd и IIIrd Belarusian International Dental Congresses (23-25.10.2013, 22-24.10.2014, 21-23.10.2015), annual exhibitions "Healthcare in Belarus" and "Dentistry".

In 2012 there was a Republican seminar "Aesthetic Dentistry in governmental and non-governmental organizations (Minsk, BelMAPE, 06.12.2012), devoted to the 35th anniversary of the Department of Preventive Dentistry of BelMAPE.

In 2011-2017 specialists of the department made reports at the following medical events:

  • Scientific session «BSMU» section «Dentistry» (Minsk, 27.01.2011)
  • Republican Scientific and Practical Conference «Oncological aspects in dentistry» (Minsk, 28.02.2011);
  • XI International Scientific and Practical Conference «New technologies in orthodontics» (Minsk, 13-14.05.2011г.);
  • International Scientific and Practical Conference «Actual problems of biomedical, historical and sociocultural anthropology» (Minsk, 22-24.06.2011);
  • International Scientific Conference «Fundamental and Applied Aspects of inflammation» (Minsk, 27-28.10.2011г.);
  • 10th Scientific and Practical Conference on Dentistry «Complex approach to prevention, treatment and rehabilitation of patients in dentistry», in the frameworks of the 7th international specialized exhibition «Stomatology in Belarus 2011» (Minsk, 9-11.11.2011г.);
  • International Congress, dedicated to the 80th Anniversary of BelMAPE «New approaches in the system of postgraduate education and training of specialists» (Minsk, 9-10.11.2011г);
  • Republican Scientific and Practical Conference «Healthy way of life: medical and social aspects» (Minsk, 18.11.2011);
  • VIth congress of Dermatovenerology in the Republic of Belarus «Actual issues of Dermatovenerology and Cosmetology» (Vitebsk, 24-25.11.2011);
  • XIXth International Specialized Exhibition «Healthcare in Belarus» 27-30.03.2012: seminar «Esthetic Stomatology» (29.03.2012);
  • International Scientific and Practical Conference «Innovations in dentistry» (06.04.2012);
  • Republican Scientific and Practical Conference «Laser technologies in Medicine» (Minsk, 26.04.2012);
  • 12th International Scientific and Practical Conference on History of Medicine and Pharmacy (Grodno, GSMU, 30.10.2012);
  • International Scientific and Practical Conference «Dentist’s Day in the Republic of Belarus -2013» (Minsk, 05.04.2013)
  • International Scientific Conference «Fundamental Sciences – Medicine» (Minsk, 17.05.2013)
  • Regional Scientific and Practical Conference on Dentistry (Brest, 18.05.2013)
  • International Scientific and Practical Conference «Arterial Hypertension in relation to the Problem-solving of Demographic Security» (Vitebsk, 23-24.05.2013)
  • Scientific and Practical Conference «XІIth reading named after V.V.Podvysotsky» (Odessa, 23-24.05.2013)
  • International Scientific and Practical Conference «Human Ecology in the conditions of cross-border cooperation » (Minsk, 25-28.06.2013)
  • Regional Scientific and Practical Conference in Dentistry (Kobrin, 5-6.09.2013)
  • Scientific and Practical Seminar and Master-Class in Dentistry «Application of new technologies in dentistry» (Polotsk, 03.10.2013)
  • Ist Belarusian International Dental Congress (23-25.10.2013)
  • International Scientific Conference of Young Scientists «The young generation in science» (19-22.11.2013)
  • Republican Scientific and Practical Seminar «Modern Dentistry – practical healthcare» (Minsk, 25.03.2014) in the frameworks of the XXIth Belarusian Medical Forum «Public Health in Belarus – 2014» (Minsk, 25-28.03.2014)
  • International Scientific and Practical Conference «Dentist’s Day 2014» (Minsk, 04.04.2014)
  • Peti kongres stomatologa vojvodina (Novi Sad (Serbia) 17-18.05.2014)
  • Regional Seminar on Rendering of Therapeutic Dental Care (Minsk, 21.05.2014)
  • Republican Scientific and Practical Conference of Young Scientists with International Participation «Minsk Concilium - 2014» (Minsk, 10-11.06.2014)
  • International Scientific and Practical Conference «Modern anthropology: new data, development prospects and       methodological principles» (Minsk, 25-27.06.2014)
  • Xth Regional Scientific and Practical Conference «Achievements and Development Prospects in Dentistry» (Mogilev, 12.09.2014)
  • International Scientific and Technical Conference «Science, Education, Production – 2014» (Bryansk, 23-25.09.2014.)
  • International Scientific and Practical Conference «Medicine between two ages: to the 100th Anniversary of the Great Patriotic War» (Grodno, 10.10.2014)
  • IInd Belarusian International Dental Congress «Belarusian Science – to practical healthcare» (Minsk, 22-24.10.2014)
  • VIIIrd International Scientific and Technical Conference «Medelectronics – 2014. Medical Electronics and New Medical Technologies» (Minsk, 10-11.12.2014)
  • International Scientific and Practical Conference «Dentist’s Day in the Republic of Belarus - 2015» (Minsk, 03.04.2015)
  • Scientific and Practical Seminar in Dentistry (Gomel, 29.04.2015)
  • 4 International Congress USSI EDI (Novi Sad (Serbia) 15-16.05.2015)
  • 6 kongres stomatologa vojvodina (Novi Sad (Serbia) 16-17.05.2015)
  • IIIrd Belarusian International Dental Congress (21-23.10.2015)
  • Regional Scientific and Practical Seminar in Dentistry (Brest, 25-26.02.2016)
  • International Scientific and Practical Conference «Dentist’s Day In the Republic of Belarus - 2016» (Minsk, 01.04.2016)
  • IXth Congress of Pharmaceutical Professionals of the Republic of Belarus (22.04.2016)
  • City Seminar «Actual Issues in Dentistry» (Mogilev, 29.04.201)
  • 7 kongres stomatologa vojvodina (Novi Sad (Serbia) 21-22.05.2016)
  • City Training Seminar «Innovative fields of modern medicine: issues of diagnostics, treatment and prevention of allergic, pediatric and dermatological diseases at drug allergy» (Minsk, 20.05.2016)
  • All-Russian Inter-university Scientific and Practical Conference with International participation, devoted to the 55th Anniversary of Medical Faculty of Peoples' Friendship University of Russia «Prevention and approaches to the treatment of damages of buccal mucous membrane in patients, treated by radio chemotherapy» (Moscow, 29.09.2016)
  • Scientific and Practical Conference with international participation «Gofund readings», devoted to the 95th Anniversary of the Department of Therapeutic Dentistry of Kharkov National Medical University and the 140th Anniversary from the time of the birth of its founder, professor Е.М. Gofung (Kharkov, 6-7.10.2016)
  • Regional Scientific and Practical Conference «Organization of extrabudgetary activities and export of dental services at Central Regional Hospital» (Senno, Vitebsk region, 14.10.2016)
  • 4 Belarusian International Dental Congress (Minsk, 19-21.10.2016)
  • Scientific and Practical Conference of Minsk Regional Dental Clinic (Minsk, 10.11.2016)
  • Republican Scientific and Practical Conference «Scientific researches in medicine: from theory into practice (Minsk, 25.11.2016)
  • All-Russian Inter-University Scientific and Practical Conference «Value of multidisciplinary training of a dentist at early diagnostics of general somatic pathology» (Moscow, 22.12.2016)
  • International Scientific and Practical Conference «Dentist’s Day in the Republic of Belarus - 2017» (Minsk, 07.04.2017)
  • 8 Medunarodni kongres stomatologa Vojvodina» (Novi Sad (Serbia) 13.05.2017)

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