Department of Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics
The Faculty trains the under graduate students in the subjects of conservative dentistry and endodontics as a part of their BDS curriculum. Upon graduation, the students are expected to be capable of diagnosing assessing and giving proper treatment plan to the patients.
The course will enable the student to acquire knowledge of the relevant clinical literature,to develop scientific approach to solve the problems. The course contains practical and clinical components, and taught to a high standards. The course will provide a foundation for successful clinical practice.
The department offers full time post-graduate study over three years, which is specialized and beyond the scope of general practice, with emphasis on restoration of appearance, esthetic dentistry, full mouth rehabilitation, endodontic therapy and surgeries. The successful completion would lead to the award of masters degree.
The post graduate course involves case discussions, weekly journal club meetings , clinical-theoretical seminars , lectures and independent research study which would lead to the submission of dissertation to the university. In addition the post graduate students are actively involved in the teaching of under graduate students as well in active patient care. The research component of the course is also emphasized upon with the participation and presentations in national as well as international conferences being mandatory. Department is also equipped with dental operating microscope under which post graduates are allowed to do special cases.