Departments

Oral Medicine and Radiology

The department of Oral Medicine and Radiology provides training to its students for early detection and diagnosis of underlying systemic dental diseases. With special emphasis on oral precancer management, it posits significance of immediate medical treatment and alternative therapies wherever applicable. The department has gained recognition in their wide range of medical treatments for Mucocutaneous Diseases, Diseases of Salivary Glands and other systemic manifestations within a niche category of dentistry.

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

The department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery has a remarkable record of successful surgeries related to tissues surrounding the oral and cranio-maxillofacial areas. The faculty is well-qualified in performing complex surgeries, aided well by modern equipment and research on non-conventional methods or surgical procedures. It trains under graduate and post graduate students in becoming astute clinicians, especifically in the following categories :

  • Maxillofacial Trauma T.M.J. Surgeries
  • Tumour Surgeries
  • Cranial Facial Surgeries
  • Facial deformities and other Facial aesthetic Surgeries

Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge

The Department of Prosthodontics implements implantology for missing oral structures aiming to eliminate masticatory problems and prevent further oral problems to develop. Well staffed and structured, it hosts extensive hours of training for dental surgery students supported by excellent clinical materials and modalities. In its hospital-related duties, the department’s faculty offers treatment to over 40 incoming patients each day, guided and supervised for a long-term cure to dental problems

Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics

The department of Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics is an expansive unit for functional and aesthetic restructuring in the oral cavity with emphasis on root canal treatment and associated surgical procedures. Aided by high-end equipment, it provides global standards of patient care and one to one teaching to facilitate better learning and productive outcomes.

Periodontology :

The department of Periodontics deals with the diagnosis and treatment of approximately 25, 000 patients every year in treating and managing their oral gum problems. Motivated to educate the necessity of oral hygiene, the department leaves no stone unturned with patients as well as their dental college students. It is fully equipped to perform all modern surgical techniques while meeting the increasing demand of exclusive implantology in Periodontics

Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics :

The department of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopaedics intensively studies the nuances and treats holistically, malocclusions and disproportionate teeth growth. With the use of ultramodern treatment techniques for various individuals seeking Orthodontic therapy, the department has transformed one of the oldest and most primary specialisation of dentistry into a world-class and sophisticated one. It trains students towards the same transformative aim to widen the horizons of dentofacial orthopedics as a whole.

Treatments available

  • Dentofacial Orthopaedics.
  • Orthodontics for Cleft patients Pre & Post Surgical Orthodontics
  • Routine Orthodontics (Straight wire & Begg)

Paedodontics & Preventive Dentistry

The department of Paedodontics and Preventive Dentistry (or Pediatric Dentistr) focuses on comprehensive oral health care of children, emphasizing preventive dental care, child psychology and public awareness programmes on the same. The faculty of this department trains students in effective management through contemporary equipment, necessary clinical materials and a child-friendly physical space that garners cooperation in achieving pedodontic goals.

Oral Pathology & Microbiology

The department of Oral Pathology and Micro Biology remains the backbone of dentistry in establishing the cause, effect and treatment relationship in the field. It displays mastery in clinical skills related to identifying pathogens that create positive or negative dental consequences, their nature and the appropriate action to tackle it.Students are meticulously trained and monitored under such an investigative regime and are encouraged to participate in group discussions regarding the evolving nature of pathology and micrbiology. The highly experienced faculty is supported by technological aids, specifically for the following research areas of clinical study :

  • Evidence Based Dentistry
  • Forensic Dentistry
  • Histopathology laboratory-based research

Public Health Dentistry :

The department of Public Health Dentistry (Preventive & Community Dentistry) trains students effectively within interdisciplinary teams to conduct investigations on risk factors for oral diseases, and their relation to systemic disease. The department’s comprehensive aim is to improve public health information dissemination is realized through regular dental prgrammes, social project executions and community service initiatives.Known for optimum utilization of resources, the department implements oral epidemiological methods to study health outcome of dental services and oral health policy and accordingly plan affordable and accessible dental health care.