Department of Pedodontics

Department profile
The department is fully equipped for the training of BDS (undergraduates) & MDS (postgraduate) students with separate UG & PG clinics along with separate UG & PG pre-clinical labs. The clinics have special Pedodontic chairs also. Postgraduate section has research labs, departmental library with dental books & e-journal resource facilities. Facilities and strength The department has state of art latest diagnostic aids are available like RVG, Pulp tester, Apex Locator etc. The department has separate section of “EDUCATION & MOTIVATION ROOM” that is equipped with DVD player, computer, study models & educative charts. The specialty is oriented to the comprehensive & continuing dental health of that very special group “the young”. This specialty of Dentistry deals with the very specific problems of child, their dental tissue diseases & their management. The department also has play therapy room with an aquarium, modelling room equipped with audio visual aids & toys. A niche for tiny toddlers, made cozy & cuddly with stuff toys by the staff, students. The patients (children) who are difficult to handle, or very apprehensive, those children are dealt separately in “isolated clinics”. The department has a provision of “Minor O.T.” which is fully equipped with a dental unit so that difficult & surgical cases can be done separately.