DEPARTMENT OF ORAL PATHOLOGY & MICROBIOLOGY
The department of Oral Pathology & Microbiology has been the back bone of many other departments of this institute in providing the much needed information to the general health of patients as well as in detecting many cancers and diseases of the head & neck region. Specimens from all the other departments are analyzed here. The students in this section are trained in diseases that manifest in and around the oral cavity. We teach students about clinical, laboratory, histopathology, and therapeutic features of these diseases as well as their etiology and natural history. Equipped with the most advanced diagnostic equipments it has helped postgraduates from different departments with their dissertation. Even though specialty is continuously undergoing a revolution, this department has secured a significant place in the central part of India.
This department like its brethren has excellent co-ordination with the clinician as every department strongly believes that "Coming together is the beginning... Keeping Together is Progress... Working together is Success". This department has the responsibility of teaching I year under graduates oral anatomy & histology- while in the II year & III year, oral pathology & microbiology is taught.