The department is concerned with spreading awareness among the masses, carrying out preventive programs for various oral ailments and evaluation the effectiveness of the means and methods in oral disease prevention. The department personnel carry out various dental awareness camps in schools, colleges and villages.
A fully functioning implant clinic has been running for last couple of years. The implant unit is managed by mutual efforts of three departments : Periodontics , Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery & Prosthodontics.
It is that speciality of dentistry concerned with interpretation of signs and symptomatology of patients to reach a definitive diagnosis with the help of various diagnostic imaging methods and other tests. The radiographic imaging techniques being carried out in the department include dental panoramic radiology, cephalometric imaging, intra-oral imaging (eg: Bitewing, peri-apical and occlusal radiographs) […]
Prosthodontics, also known as dental prosthetics or prosthetic dentistry, is the area of dentistry that focuses on dental prostheses. It is “the dental specialty pertaining to the diagnosis, treatment planning, rehabilitation and maintenance of the oral function, comfort, appearance and health of patients with clinical conditions associated with missing or deficient teeth and/or oral and […]
Oral Pathology is the specialized branch of dentistry, dealing with pathologies associated with hard tissues and soft tissues of the mouth.The specialty oral and maxillofacial pathology is concerned with diagnosis and study of the causes and effects of diseases affecting the oral and maxillofacial region. It is sometimes considered to be a specialty of dentistry […]
The speciality of oral and maxillofacial surgery deals with surgical management of many lesions, injuries and defects in the head, neck, face, jaws and defects in the head, neck, face , jaws and the hard and soft tissues of the oral cavity and cranio-maxillofacial region. A wide range of specialized procedures viz: apicoectomy, neurectomy, incision/drainage, […]
Orthodontia is currently known as orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics. The specialty is concerned with the study and treatment of malocclusions (improper bites), which may be a result of tooth irregularity and/or disproportionate jaw relationships. Orthodontic treatment can focus on dental displacement only, or can deal with the control and modification of facial growth. In the latter […]
Pediatric dentistry promotes the dental health of children as well as serve as educational resources for parents. The specialty aims at performing preventive programms, early detection of oral diseases, modified aberrant habits, treat as needed and overall instill a positive attitude in children and their parents as regard oral health.
The treatment of most common cause of dental pain that is pulpal pain finds its remedy under this speciality. This speciality also deals with the management of advanced cosmetic ailments and periapical lesions requiring surgical intervention.
Periodontology or Periodontics is the specialty of dentistry that studies supporting structures of teeth, as well as diseases and conditions that affect them. The supporting tissues are known as the periodontium, which includes the gingiva (gums), alveolar bone, cementum, and the periodontal ligament. A professional who practices this specialty field of dentistry is known as […]