Forensic Dentistry can be explained in many ways. Forensic dentistry plays a major role in body identification. It requires an interdisciplinary knowledge of dental science. The important role of the forensic odontologist is to built a person’s identity like Teeth, with their physiologic variations and persons abnormal condition. Those information should be recorded and that remains throughout life and forever as a evidence. The application on dental knowledge to those criminal and civil laws that are enforced by police agencies in a criminal justice system. Forensic dentists are involved in assisting investigative agencies to identify recovered human remains in addition to the identification of whole or fragmented bodies. The evidence that may be derived from teeth is the age (in children) and identification of the person to whom the teeth belong. This is done using dental records including radiographs, ante-mortem (prior to death) and post-mortem photographs and DNA.
- Track 1-1 Dental Traumatology
- Track 2-2 Holistic Dentistry
- Track 3-3 Aesthetic Dentistry
- Track 4-4 Cosmetic Dentistry
- Track 5-5 Geriatric dentistry