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DEPARTMENT OF PERIODONTICS

The department introduced post-graduate education in the year 1969. Oral health and hygiene implementation and maintenance of the same are it's goals.

CLINICAL ACTIVITIES

  • Patient education and motivation
  • Oral Hygeine instructions
  • Oral prophylaxis procedures
  • Polishing
  • Demonstration of various surgical techniques

ACADEMIC ACTIVITIES

  • Long case discussion
  • Short case discussion
  • Radiographic interpretation and discussion

IUNDER-GRADUATE

  • Lecture classes from Third BDS to Final BDS
  • Hands-on demonstrations in clinics where the students are posted in rotation

POST-GRADUATE 
( 6 PER YEAR. 3 YEAR COURSE)

  • Basic sciences classes
  • Seminars
  • Paper presentations
  • Posters
  • Demonstrations for U.G
  • Active participation in CDE Programs
  • Workshops , Conferences and Conventions
  • Library dissertation and Thesis work
  • Lecture classes for UG and Hygenists

CLINICAL WORK

  • Scaling and root planning
  • Open flap debridement
  • Gingivectomy
  • Osseos Surgery
  • Regenerative surgery
  • Muco-gingival surgical procedures
  • Esthetic periodontal surgery
  • Periodontal prosthesis

DENTAL HYGENISTS
(6 PER YEAR- 2 YEAR COURSE)

  • Basics of instrumentation
  • Basics of sterilization and disinfection
  • Patient motivation and education
  • Oral hygiene instructions
  • Oral prophylaxis
  • Polishing
  • Assisting in various periodontal procedures
  • Clinical Work
  • Project Work
  • Attending Dental Camps
  • Assisting Surgical Procedures for PG's

The students are trained and guided by well experienced staff who also motivate them for paper and poster presentations in all meets both in college and outside ( conferences/conventions)

Interdisciplinary Cases
Hemisection/ Radisection, Crown Lengthening, Ridge Contouring , Crown Exposure/ Reattachment

Research Activities:
Research Activities on Regeneration Using Blood Concentrates & Anti Inflammatory Mouth Washes

Departmental Activiites:

Hosted Pre conference Hands on Courses on Immediate Implants During All India ISP - PG Convention

Hands On Course on Blood Concentrates with Bone Graft during ISPRP Conference

Apart From Routine Clinical Procedures the PG's are Also Trained in Various Types of Dental Implant Placement, Periodontal Microsurgical Procedures, Advanced Regenerative Procedures for Dental Implants, Direct & Indirect Sinus Lift Procedure

Academic Activities

No of MDS Seats/year

- 6

No of Dental Hygienist Seats/ year

- 6

PG Programme Details

Preclinical Exercises

- 18

Didactic / Research Activities

No of Seminars / Week

- 2

Journal Club/ Week

- 1

Clinical Case Presentation / Week

- 6

Speciality conferences/ Year

- 12

UG Lectures/ Year

- 18

Paper/ Poster Presentation

- 18

Clinical Society Meeting/ Month

- 1
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