Faculty : Brief Biosketch
Dr. Praful Bali
Dr. Praful Bali graduated from Karnataka University, Dharwad, and did post graduation in Prosthodontics including crown and bridge and maxillofacial prosthetics from Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore. He further went on to complete One year Certificate Course in Oral Implantology from Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE), Manipal associated with FRIADENT, Germany. He has done Masters clinical programme in Advanced Oral Implantology from UCLA, Los Angeles, USA. He has also done Certificate Course in Implantology from Ziest, Holland and Certificate Course in Laboratory Prosthodontics from VITA, Badsakikin, Germany.
He has been practicing Implant Dentistry since 1999 and was Teaching Faculty in Department of Oral Implantology, College of Dental Sciences (C.O.D.S), Manipal.
He is the Director of Centre of Advanced Dental Education (CADE), New Delhi and the Centre has been conducting Courses in Basic Implantology and Laser Dentistry since 3 years now. He is the Organizer and Faculty for the gIDE/UCLA Masters program in Advanced Implantology – INDIA being held at the Centre of Advanced Dental Education.
He is FOUNDER TREASURER of the Academy of Oral Implantology (A.O.I), Life Member and Fellow of International Congress of Oral Implantologists,(I.C.O.I) and Indian Academy of Osseointegration (I.A.O).
He is Associate Editor of International Journal of Oral Implantology and Clinical Research (IJOICR) and in Editorial Board of World Journal of Dentistry.
He has many publications in his name in this specialized field and has made presentations for various Dental forums across the country.