The department is a teaching department for MBBS undergraduate students providing clinical lectures and clinical posting for students to understand the integration of oral health in the MBBS curriculum . The department is also a excellent center of clinical excellence for providing all modern dental related treatment modalities. It is one of the oldest department of the Medical Institute and has a experienced faculty and clinicians .
Apart from routine dental procedures like RCT, crown and bridge , complete dentures , the department provides state of art facility for periodontal and dental implant surgeries. A dedicated section is available for oral care of cancer patients on radiotherapy and chemotherapy. It is the only department in the state to work as a integral part of team in head and neck oncology along with Onco surgery , Radiotherapy and Medical oncology department here at cancer research institute .
The department has a rich library, specialised books and subscribes to international journals such as Dental Clinic of North America , Operative dentisty,Quientsernce international
Dr. ABHISHEK KANDWAL
Qualification : BDS, MDS (Periodntology & implantology) PGDMLS, PGDHHM
Designation : Professor & Head
Teaching Experience : 6 years
Publications : 20
Special Interest : Dental oncology supportive care, periodontology,oral implantology
Awards : Best clinical paper 2014 at 7TH international confernce of academicy of oral implantology
Scholarship by Multinationl association supportive cancer care for supportive