The Department of dentistry of postgraduate education was established in 1994 at AGIUV as a course of dentistry. The course of dentistry was created in KazNMU.S. D. Asfendiyarov at the IPO (Institute of postgraduate education) in 2011. Subsequently, it was reorganized into an independent department of dentistry and Maxillofacial Surgery. The Department of Dentistry and Maxillofacial Surgery of the KMU “KSPH” was organized in March 2016.
The purpose of the Department is to provide effective and high-quality theoretical and practical postgraduate training of specialists of higher and middle level of dental profile in the following areas of dentistry: prevention and treatment of dental diseases, modern technologies of restoration of temporary and permanent teeth, endodontic treatment of temporary and permanent teeth, diagnosis and differential diagnosis, surgical treatment of dental diseases, emergency medical care for dental diseases, maxillofacial surgery, orthopedic treatment, diagnosis and treatment of anomalies in the position of teeth, dental arches and bite, orthodontic treatment of defects of the hard palate and lips.
Training of listeners is carried out both on the basis of the City Dental Clinic of the KMU “KSPH” (Almaty, Prokofyev St., 18, corner of Tole-Bi and in GKB No. 5, Dostyk, 220 maxillofacial surgery), and on departure in polyclinics of RK.
The duration and theme of the visiting cycles as well as the contingent and the number of listeners is determined by preliminary applications in accordance with the needs of the region of Kazakhstan.
The main activities of the Department.
– implementation of additional and postgraduate education: advanced training, training and retraining of dentists, nursing staff (hygienists, dentists, assistant dentists);
– implementation of research, scientific and methodological works in the field of dentistry;
– preparation and production of scientific, methodical and other publishing products, organizing the exchange of experience, holding conferences, master classes on topical problems of dentistry;
– participation in the implementation of cooperation programs in the field of organization of dental care for adults and children.