DEPARTMENT OF PEDODONTICS AND PREVENTIVE DENTISTRY
Pedodontics & preventive dentistry is a branch of dentistry concerned with complete oral health care of children of different age groups right from birth till adolescence. It emphasizes on preventive dental needs of the children promoting awareness among the public especially, parents and children by conducting various dental health awareness (Education) programmes and School health programs.
The department has renowned & highly skilled faculties to train undergraduate & post graduate students. Child patients requiring dental care arrive in huge number from surrounding places. The comprehensive dental care provided in the department include tooth restorations, extractions, space maintainers, minor orthodontic & surgical treatments, root canal therapy for primary & permanent teeth etc. Children behaviour is appropriately moulded to receive dental treatment by trained professionals.
Facilities Available: Department is equipped with all the modern instruments & facilities to render the best dental care for children.
Play area for children has variety of toys, aquarium, and small chairs for the kids; Television with a DVD player and cartoon films.
Colourful decor of the walls with cartoon characters will give good ambience
Museum and motivation room to educate parents and children.
Operation theatre to perform dental procedures under conscious sedation and general anaesthesia for children who are too young to cooperate for dental procedures including mentally and physically challenged children.
Separate undergraduate & post graduate sections with seminar hall & library facilities along with fully equipped dental laboratory.