Department of Oral Surgery

Колектив на катедра по орална хирургия, ФДМ, МУ - Пловдив
Academic staff – Department of Oral Surgery, MU Plovdiv

Contacts

e-mail : oral.surgery@fdm.mu-plovdiv.bg
Phone : 032 200 859


Education

Academic Standards:

Syllabus:

EDUCATIONAL ACTIVITY:

In the department of “Oral surgery” the following two disciplines are taught:

  • Special surgery, including local anaesthesia and analgesic medications in dental medicine.
  • Oral and maxillofacial surgery
  • The curriculum “Special surgery, including local anaesthesia and analgesic medications in dental medicine” provides an opportunity for the students to develop profound understanding and adequate technique in the basic surgical manipulations, means and methods of analgesia. The education in the field of this discipline aims to provide thorough knowledge and practical competence to the dental medicine undergraduates.

    During the V and VI semesters, the students are taught the discipline “Special surgery, including local anaesthesia and analgesic medications in dental medicine” with a total of 60 hours of lectures and 120 hours of practical lessons. The lecture course is carried out by associate professor d-r Deyan Neitchev, PhD, professor d-r Petya Pechalova, PhD, associate professor d-r Ivan Chenchev, PhD, associate professor d-r Hristo Daskalov, PhD and professor d-r Dimitar Atanasov, PhD. The theoretical and practical training in this curriculum ends with the conduction of a semestral exam.

    During the VII, VIII, IX, and X semesters, the students are taught the discipline “Oral and maxillofacial surgery” with a total of 60 hours of lectures and 270 hours of practical lessons. Part of the practical course is conducted in the department of “Maxillofacial surgery”. The lecture course is carried out by the already mentioned professors and associate professors. The theoretical and practical training in this curriculum ends with the conduction of a semestral exam.

    The department provides an “Oral surgery” residency program and in the period 2001 – 2020 its members are:
    Residents, assistant professors in the department:16

    Dr Hristo Daskalov (2008 – 2011)
    Dr Atanaska Dinkova (2008 – 2011)
    Dr Tanya Sbirkova (2008 – 2011)
    Dr Ilia Budev (2008 – 2011)
    Dr Tsvetan Tsvetanov (2009 – 2012)
    Dr Bistra Blagova (2013 – 2016)
    Dr Yordan Burmov (2013 – 2016)
    Dr Vasilena Ivanova (2016 – 2019)
    Dr Stanimir Kiselov (2018 – 2021)
    Dr Tasho Gavrailov (2018 – 2021)
    Dr Rusi Argirov (2018 – 2021)
    Dr Konstantin Trifonov (2018 – 2021)
    Dr Krikor Giragosyan (2019 – 2022)
    Dr Bojidar Pilichev (2020 – 2023)
    Dr Lubomir Chenchev (2021 – 2024)
    Dr Yavor Dandarov (2021 – 2024)

    Non-department member residents: 11

    Dr Dimitry Malev (2001 – 2004)
    Dr Dimitrios Michalakudis (2003 – 2006)
    Dr Georgios Abeliotis (2004 – 2007)
    Dr Suzana Yanevska (2004 – 2007)
    Dr Teodoros Pecos (2004 – 2007)
    Dr Konstantin Stefanov (2008 – 2011)
    Dr Radostin Uzunov (2013 – 2016)
    Dr Shaker Asibay (2014 – 2017)
    Dr Angel Georgiev (2015 – 2018)
    Dr Gergana Doykova (2016 – 2019)
    Dr Dobromir Djelebov (2016 – 2019)

    Textbooks and monographic publications of department representatives, related to educational matters:

  • Atanasov et al. Collection self-training tests and questions in oral surgery for students of dental medicine – third year. Medical University – Plovdiv (2014)
  • Atanasov et al. Collection self-training tests and questions in oral and maxillofacial surgery for students of dental medicine – fourth year. (2015) Medical University – Plovdiv. ISBN: 978-6197085-55-6
  • Atanasov et al. Self-training tests and questions in oral and maxillofacial surgery for students of dental medicine – fifth year. Medical University – Plovdiv.(2016)
  • Pechalova P. Introduction to oral surgery: а textbook for the third year students of dental medicine. Medical university, Plovdiv, Bulgaria 2016, 400pp, ISBN 978-619-7085-77-8
  • Atanassov D., Pechalova P., et al. Collection of self-training tests and questions in oral surgery for students of dental medicine – fofth year. Medical university, Plovdiv, Bulgaria 2016, 92 pp, ISBN 978-619-7085-66-2
  • Аtanasov D., Pechalova P., Tsvetanov TS. A Textbook of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Plovdiv, 2018 Publisher: Medical University – Plovdiv, Bulgaria ISBN 978-619-237-002-2.
  • Academic Staff

    Assoc Prof. Deyan Neychev, DMD, DDS, PhD – Head of the Department

    Phone: 032/ 200-857
    e-mail: deyan.neychev@mu-plovdiv.bg

    Prof. Dimitar Atanasov, DMD, DDS, MD, PhD

    Phone: 032/ 200-953
    e-mail: dimitar.atanasov@mu-plovdiv.bg

    Prof. Petia Pechalova, DMD, DDS, MD, PhD

    Phone: 032/ 200-862
    e-mail: petya.pechalova@mu-plovdiv.bg

    Assoc Prof. Ivan Chenchev, DMD, DDS, PhD

    Phone: 032/ 200-953
    e-mail: ivan.chenchev@mu-plovdiv.bg

    Assoc Prof. Hristo Daskalov, DMD, DDS, PhD

    Phone: 032/ 200-866
    e-mail: hristo.daskalov@mu-plovdiv.bg

    Chief Asst Prof Tsvetan Tsvetanov, DMD, DDS, PhD

    Phone: 032/ 200-874
    e-mail: tsvetan.tsvetanov@mu-plovdiv.bg

    Chief Asst Prof Atanaska Dinkova, DMD, DDS, PhD

    Phone: 032/ 200-954
    e-mail: atanaska.dinkova@mu-plovdiv.bg

    Asst Prof Nikolay Kanazirski, DMD, DDS

    Phone: 032/ 200-954
    e-mail: nikolay.kanazirski@mu-plovdiv.bg

    Asst Prof Martin Drangov, DMD, DDS

    Phone: 032/ 200-873
    e-mail: martin.drangov@mu-plovdiv.bg

    Asst Prof Dimitar Gospodinov, DMD, DDS, PhD

    Phone: 032/ 200-874
    e-mail: dimitar.gospodinov@mu-plovdiv.bg

    Asst Prof Radka Cholakova, DMD, DDS, PhD

    Phone: 032/ 200-954
    e-mail: radka.cholakova@mu-plovdiv.bg

    Asst Prof Galina Gavazova, DMD, DDS

    Phone:032/ 200-954
    e-mail: galina.gavazova@mu-plovdiv.bg

    Asst Prof Tanya Sbirkova, DMD, DDS

    Phone:032/ 200-954
    e-mail: tanya.sbirkova@mu-plovdiv.bg

    Chief Asst Prof Vasilena Ivanova, DMD, DDS, PhD

    Phone: 032/ 200-860
    e-mail: vasilena.ivanova@mu-plovdiv.bg

    Asst Prof Stanimir Kisselov, DMD

    Phone: 032/ 200-860
    e-mail: stanimir.kiselov@mu-plovdiv.bg

    Asst Prof Tasho Gavrailov, DMD

    Phone: 032/ 200-860
    e-mail: tasho.gavrailov@mu-plovdiv.bg

    Asst Prof Rusi Argirov, DMD

    Phone: 032/ 200-873
    e-mail: rusi.argirov@mu-plovdiv.bg

    Asst Prof Konstantin Trifonov, DMD

    Phone: 032/ 200-874
    e-mail: konstantin.trifonov@mu-plovdiv.bg

    Asst Prof Krikor Giragosyan, DMD

    Phone: 032/ 200-873
    e-mail: krikor.giragosyan@mu-plovdiv.bg

    Asst Prof Bojidar Pilichev, DMD

    Phone: 032/ 200-860
    e-mail: bozhidar.pilichev@mu-plovdiv.bg

    Asst Prof Lubomir Chenchev, DMD

    Phone: 032/ 200-954
    e-mail: lyubomir.chenchev@mu-plovdiv.bg

    Asst Prof Yavor Dandarov, DMD

    Phone: 032/ 200-874
    e-mail: yavor.dandarov@mu-plovdiv.bg

    Research

    SCIENTIFIC ACTIVITY:

    The scientific activity of the Department of Oral surgery is focused on the following directions:

    • Preprosthetic surgery;
    • Surgical treatment of the periodontal diseases;
    • Jaw cysts;
    • Inflammatory processes in the maxillofacial region;
    • Physiology of bone structures;
    • Dental implantology;
    • Supernumerary teeth;
    • Preemptive analgesia in oral surgery.

    INVOLVMENT IN SCIENTIFIC PROJECTS (2016-2020):

    National studies:
    Project by Ministry of Health – № КП-06-М23/2, Fund “Science research” at Ministry of Health, topic: “Buffered local anesthetics and application of novel medications following local anesthesia for surgical interventions in the oral cavity”. Project manager: Dr Tsvetan Tsvetanov, MD.

    University scientific projects:

    • Participation in science project № СДП – 03/2017 on topic: „Contemporary and alternative methods and mediums for local anesthesia in children”. Project manager: Assoc. Prof. Dr Ani Belcheva-Krivorova MD; Chief researcher: Dr Elitza Veneva; associated researcher: Dr Radka Cholakova
    • Participation in science project № СДП-10/2017 on topic: “Objectification of postoperative pain control after extraction of impacted mandibular third molars”: Project manager: Prof. Dr Dimitar Atanasov, MD; Chief researcher Dr Tanya Sbirkova
    • Participation in science project № НО/ДПДП-14/2019г. on topic: „Contemporary aspects in the genesis and management of acute alveolitis. Application of photodynamic antibacterial therapy and low-level laser therapy” Project manager: Assoc. Prof. Dr Deian Neichev, MD; Chief researcher: Dr Stanimir Kisselov
    • Participation in science project № НО – 09/2018г. on topic: “Effect of 0.2% chlorhexidine digluconate (mouthwash) on postextraction bacteremia”. Project manager: Prof. Dr Petia Pechalova, MD; Chief researcher: Dr Galina Gavazova
    • Participation in science project № НО – 04/2018г. on topic: “Histological and three-dimensional assessment of changes in the bone after socket preservation followed by dental implant restoration.”
    • Participation in science project ДПДП – 14/ 2018 on topic: “Comparative analysis of different types of CAD/CAM single crowns on dental implants”. Project manager: Assoc. Prof. Ivan Chenchev, MD; Chief researcher: Dr Stefan Zlatev
    • Participation in science project № НО – 04/2019г. on topic: “Clinical and radiographic assessment of the changes in the attached gingiva after vestibuloplasty of edentulous mandible”. Project manager: Prof. Dr Dimitar Atanasov, MD; Chief researcher: Dr Tasho Gavrailov
    • Participation in science project № ДПДП-16/2019 г. on topic: “Effect of regular cigarettes and smoke-free products on sIgA in unstimulated saliva and wound healing in oral cavity”. Project manager: Prof. Dr Petia Pechalova, MD; Chief researcher Dr Konstantin Trifonov
    • Participation in science project ДПДТ-12/2019г. on topic: “Effect of serotonin and kinurein on postoperative pain, neural inflammation and anxiety after surgical extraction of mandibular third molars”. Project manager: Assoc. Prof. Dr Deian Neichev, MD; Chief researcher: Assoc. Prof. Dr Deian Neichev, MD

    Textbooks

    • Atanasov et al. Collection self-training tests and questions in oral surgery for students of dental medicine – third year. Medical University – Plovdiv (2014)
    • Atanasov et al. Collection self-training tests and questions in oral and maxillofacial surgery for students of dental medicine – fourth year. (2015) Medical University – Plovdiv. ISBN: 978-6197085-55-6
    • Atanasov et al. Self-training tests and questions in oral and maxillofacial surgery for students of dental medicine – fifth year. Medical University – Plovdiv.(2016)
    • Pechalova P. Introduction to oral surgery: а textbook for the third year students of dental medicine. Medical university, Plovdiv, Bulgaria 2016, 400pp, ISBN 978-619-7085-77-8
    • Atanassov D., Pechalova P., et al. Collection of self-training tests and questions in oral surgery for students of dental medicine – fofth year. Medical university, Plovdiv, Bulgaria 2016, 92 pp, ISBN 978-619-7085-66-2
    • Аtanasov D., Pechalova P., Tsvetanov TS. A Textbook of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Plovdiv, 2018 Publisher: Medical University – Plovdiv, Bulgaria ISBN 978-619-237-002-2.

    Publications

    PUBLICATIONS AND PARTICIPATION IN SCIENTIFIC FORUMS (2015-2020):
    Publications in journals, referenced in Scopus and Web of Science: 48
    Publications in unreferenced journals and mediums: 88
    Participations in scientific forums in Bulgaria and abroad: 51 (35 in Bulgaria; 16 abroad)
    Quotations (number of quotations of articles): 603

    Monographs

    MONOGRAPHIC PUBLICATIONS:

    • Атанасов, Д., З. Запрянов. Тумори в устната кухина и челюстно-лицевата област, ЕФ “Тафков”, Пловдив, 1997.
    • Атанасов, Д. Лекарствени средства при неотложни и спешни състояния в стоматологичната практика, Ormed Press, София, 2002.
    • Панчовска-Манчева М., Паскалева-Пейчева В., Лалабонова Хр., Даскалов Хр. Дентална медицина и вътрешни болести. Компендиум. Изд „ЛАКС БУК“, Пловдив, 2015.
    • Pechalova P, Pavlov N. Coronectomy of Impacted Mandibular Third Molars – Method for Prevention of Inferior Alveolar Nerve Injury. Oral & Maxillofacial Diseases 2015, ISBN: 978-0-9962745-6-2, SMGroup.
    • Tsvetanov Ts, Pechalova P. Tooth Impaction. Edition: First, Publisher: LAMBERT Academic Publishing, 2016, Editor: Professor Angel Bakardjiev, DDM, DDS, PhD, EACMFS.
    • Tsvetanov Ts. Dental management of the medically compromised patients. Edition: First, Publisher: LAMBERT Academic Publishing, 2016, Editor: Professor Angel Bakardjiev, DDM, DDS, PhD, EACMFS.
    • Cholakova R, Pechalova P. Neychev D. Renal Failure& Diagnosis, Management and Potential Complications (Chapter 4, Sagliker Syndrome) 2016, ISBN: 978-1-53610-284-0, Nova Science Publishers, Inc (USA)
    • Ченчев И. Приложение на богатия на тромбоцити фибрин (PRF) в оралната хирургия. Лак бук, Пловдив, 2017.
    • Даскалов Хр, Владимирова-Китова Л. Хипертония и местно обезболяване в денталната практика. Изд „ЛАКС БУК“, Пловдив, 2017.
    • Цветанов Цв. Под редакцията на проф. Ангел Бакърджиев, дм, Дентално лечение при медицински компрометирани пациенти, EACMFS. Превод на български език. Коала Прес, Пловдив 2017.
    • Печалова П. Мандибуларни фрактури, Макрос 2000, Пловдив 2018.
    • Нейчев Д. Интерлевкин-6 – регулатор на постоперативната болка и реактивния възпалителен процес в оралната хирургия. Университетско издателство “Паисий Хилендарски”, Пловдив 2018
    • Даскалов Хр, Владимирова-Китова Л. Хипертония и местно обезболяване в денталната практика-второ преработено и допълнено издание. Изд „Лакс бук“ ЕООД, Пловдив, 2019, 125c. ISBN 978-619-189-132-0

    Dissertations

    Developed and defended Doctor’s theses for 2001-2020:

    • Dr. Hristina Lalabonova – “Application of ultrasound in the diagnostics and complex treatment of abscesses and phlegmons in maxillofacial region: (2004);
    • Dr Stefan Peev – “Immediate functional loading of intraosseus osteointegrable implants” (2008);
    • Dr Donka Kirova – “Psychologic aspects of stress associated with dental treatment” (2010);
    • Dr Hristo Daskalov – „Impact of vasoconstrictors found in modern local anesthetics on individuals with cardiovascular conditions” (2012);
    • Dr Tsvetan Tsvetanov – “Tooth impaction – epidemiologic, clinical, radiographical and treatment studies” (2013);
    • Dr Ivan Chenchev – “Comparative assessment of treatment modalities for gingival recessions with subepithelial connective tissue grafts and platelet rich fribrin membrane” (2016);
    • Dr Deian Neichev – “Preemptive analgesia in extraction of impacted mandibular third molars” (2016);
    • Dr Atanaska Dinkova – “Contemporary aspects of tooth extraction in patients on peroral anticoagulation and antiaggregation therapy” (2019):