Dr Anil Chandra, Currently serving as Professor, Dept. Of Conservative dentistry &Endodontics, faculty of Dental sciences, K.G’s Medical University( Erstwhile K.G.M.C) completed his Bachelor’s degree in year 1983 from King George’s Medical College Lucknow went on to do his Master’s in Operative Dentistry from the prestigious University (BHU) in year 1986 .
He is actively involved in teaching at both under graduate and post graduate level since 1986 (a total experience of 29 years). During this period he has guided more than 45 dissertations, has more than 50 Indexed International and national Publications to his credit , has written Chapter on “Role Of Radiology In Endodontics “for IGNOU Certificate course and has also contributed in the Practical manual for this course beside others.
Dr Anil Chandra is a Visiting faculty at University of Medicine and Dentistry, NEW JERSEY (USA) since 1997, has worked as visiting scholar in the dept. of restorative dentistry in 1999, 2003 and 2006, he has also worked as Research scholar in the department of Pulp biology at University of California, Los Angeles (USA) in 2003.He also visited New York State University in 2003 and 2006 as Guest Faculty.
Dr Anil Chandra has received Training in Esthetic Dentistry at Salt Lake City, UTAH (USA), he has also received advance training on ROTARY ENDODONTICS at BALLAIGUE, Switzerland, and has conducted more than 35 workshops and Lectures at different Platforms all over Country.
He has been Past President of Federation of Operative Dentistry of India, President Indian Dental Association Lucknow and has also served Indian Endodontic society as Executive Committee member.
He also has presented research paper on “Regenrative Endodontics” at World Endodontic Congress in Oct.2010 at Athens (Greece) and was awarded Certificate of appreciation and active Participation. He also presented a research Paper on “Rotary Endodontics” at FDI, Istanbul in Sept.2013 and Paper on “Regenerative Endodontics” at IADR ,Capetown in June 2014.
He is a Member of American association of Endodontics, Canadian Academy of Endodontics, American academy of cosmetic dentistry, Academy Of Operative Dentistry, British society of restorative dentistry, Canadian academy of esthetic dentistry and Member of Cariology group at International association of dental research. He is also a member of European Tissue Repair Society and member of Academy of Dental Materials besides being a member of International Association of Dental Traumatology & Asian Pacific Endodontic Confederation.
He is also serving currently as Editor-in –chief of “Indian Journal of Restorative Dentistry”, member editorial board “Asian Journal of Dentistry”
He has been conferred with the “Distinguished Alumni Award” at Banaras Hindu university- Varanasi in Dec.2010; he is also a recipient of “Award Of Excellence” in Sept.2013 from K.G’s Medical University.
He has also received “AIZAZ RIZWI MEMORIAL AWARD “for excellence in Profession in 2005. He was invited as a Guest Speaker at 5th National Dental conference at Indonesia in Nov.2011 where he delivered two lectures, one for the faculty at University Of Sumatra, Medan, Indonesia and other for 5th RDME and exhibition at Medan Indonesia.
He was also conferred with fellowship of American Academy of Dentistry during Hong Kong Convocation in Sept 2012.Was invited speaker at University of Cesmac, Maceio Brazil in May 2014, & 16th Nepal Dental Association Conference at Kathmandu in January 2015. He was invited as Guest Speaker at 5th American Dental Congress in Oct. 2015.