Indian Academy of Maxillofacial Surgery
It was established in 1996. This is the brainchild of Prof J N Khanna and Maj Gen Dr P N Awasthi. Their vision is to build a close knit network of maxillofacial surgeons who work sincerely toward developing their knowledge and surgical skills. The mission of the academy is to provide academic excellence and continual learning to all Maxillofacial Surgeons and aim to enhance quality patient care. The academy is solely a teaching body which focuses on conducting various conferences throughout the country. The scientific sessions are comprehensive and eminent speakers are called for the same. Our conferences have live surgeries , table discussions, hands-on procedures etc. These are typically topic-oriented and the students and delegates greatly benefit from the workshops.
The objectives of the Academy in short are:
To conduct Maxillofacial surgical camps all over the country.
To give free treatment to the patients in the field of maxillofacial surgery
To spread the clinical knowledge of maxillofacial surgery students, where they will be sponsored to work in established maxillofacial surgery units in India and abroad
The Academy has renowned and experienced national and international faculty who excel in academics, maxillofacial surgery and research.
The Academy objectives include more intensive training program in the form of workshops. Academy would conduct these workshops all over the country
This is a teaching facility with the above mentioned objectives as well as a platform to facilitate exchange of knowledge.
Today the academy stands tall after ten long years. After the 14th workshop, it is going stronger and stronger drawing more attention more like mined people. It is endeavor of the academy to make the young surgeons of the country to excel in their specialty thereby achieving the status of being the best in the world and to serve the mass.