The well ventilated and spacious department of periodontics is situated on 2nd floor of the Dental College. The department is equipped with 22 dental chairs in the under graduate and 21 Dental chairs in post graduate section with instruments, equipments and materials required for comprehensive dental care of the patients.
Integrated department library has a vast collection of books, student library dissertations and journals and seminars. A state of the art seminar room with all the audio-visual facilities which enhances the education experience of the students is on 6th floor of dental college. Staff rooms for HOD, Readers and Senior lecturers as well as separate room for post graduate students are also available in the department. A centrally located sterilization room caters to the infection control needs of the department. Consumable and non-consumable supplies are adequately stored in the department store room. The department also has adequate number of computers with scanner and printers to maintain the patient record and to carry out research activities. A patient counseling room is also present in which all the patients are properly educated and motivated about their oral condition and treatment.
Our clinical teaching program starts with BDS third year. The third, final BDS students and interns are trained under a strict and regular schedule of lectures and clinical postings, in which they are required to do the patient work.
Our postgraduate (MDS) program started in the year 2007 which now has total 18 seats to impart quality training to the students in the field of Periodontology. There are a number of lectures been carried out by companies such as Oral-B and Listerine in our department annually.