Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery is a branch that deals with the art of diagnosis and treatment of various diseases, pathologies and defects involving the oro-facial region. This specialty has evolved through the ages and presently the Oral & Maxillofacial surgeon deals with the various craniofacial pathologies in a multi disciplinary environment.

The department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery renders all varieties of surgical treatment ranging from acquired, congenital, traumatic and developmental diseases of the jaws and face to simple extraction of teeth

The section of oral & Maxillofacial surgery has a varied scope. The under graduate program basically deals with knowledge of local anaesthesia, extraction of teeth (exodontia), complications arising thereof and the subsequent management of medical emergencies on the dental chair. Various research projects are also assigned to the students, in order to sensitize them on research methodology etc.

For the treatment of patients and for imparting proper professional training to students, facilities of People’s Hospital are utilized which is equipped with state of the art O.T.s and indoor admission. The department strives for academic excellence by active association with various National and International organization and through the guidance of highly qualified staff with vast and varied experience in the reputed institution of the country.