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

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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 clsses
  • 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
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Special equipments available in the department are ultra-sonic scalers, light cure units, micromotors, airotors, suction apparatus and intra-oral radiograph unit.

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)

Most of the treatment are free of charge for those whose salary falls below the govt. set limit. The rest have to pay according to government norms which is very very small.

Dr.K. MALATHI : Professor & HOD

Dr.S. KALAIVANI : Professor

Dr.MAHEASHWARI RAJENDRAN : Professor

Dr.M. JEEVA REKHA : Assistant Professor

Dr.A. MUTHUKUMARASWAMY : Assistant Professor

Dr.P. KAVITA : Assistant Professor

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