DEPARTMENT OF ORAL SURGERY

Proshtodontics

The department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery provides diagnosis, surgical treatment and management of surgical problems of face, jaws and mouth. The department is involved in training and practicing oral and maxillofacial surgery. The department also offers post graduate program in oral and maxillofacial surgery preparing the candidate for a fulfilling career in this branch. Our department facilitates innovation, collaboration and free interaction for global development of students, faculty and maxillofacial surgery. The department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery offers highly qualified and well experienced facultyand other various facilities like UG section, PG section, Sterilization room, Minor OT, Recovery room, Seminar room, Major OT associated with Hospital, PG room, Department Library and Lockers in PG room.-


UG Programme:
As part of the undergraduate training, the department of oral and maxillofacial surgery imparts both theoretical knowledge and clinical learning through an integrated programme consisting of interactive lectures, seminars, presentations, demonstration and hands-on experience, Clinical skills are developed through chair side discussions and supervised clinical work on patients.




PG Programme:
The department of oral and maxillofacial surgery offers a 3 year post graduate programme approved by the dental council of India. The aim of this program is to train the candidate in all aspects of oral and maxillofacial surgery and allied sciences. Clinical training in oral and maxillofacial surgery provides a complete sequence of outpatient, inpatient and emergency room experience. The trainee is exposed to major and minor surgical procedures throughout the duration of the training course. The candidate is exposed to a wide variety of clinical problems to develop competence in oral and maxillofacial surgery. Since the field of oral and maxillofacial surgery requires overall assessment of the general condition of the patient, the trainee undergoes training in general medicine, general surgery, ent, casualty and anesthesia. The candidate is trained in all aspect of diagnosis and management of pain including local anesthesia, general anesthesia and other methods of pain control. Stress is also laid on joint management of clinical problems through interactive session’s with concerned departments and extensive discussions broadening the clinical acumen of the trainee. Faculty and trainees are encouraged to participate in regional, national and international conferences. The trainee is encouraged to participate in research and publish. Final evaluation of the trainee is done by a board consisting of internal and external examiners.