Cart [ 0 ] items
Recently added item(s)
  • No products in the basket.
Paedodontics and Preventive Dentistry

Paedodontics and Preventive Dentistry

Paedodontics and Preventive Dentistry

Most of the dental diseases are preventable and Pediatric Dentistry believes strongly in the motto of Prevention is better than cure. Great emphasis is given to Preventive Dentistry and also in developing a positive attitude towards dentistry in the children of today. The department balances teaching, patient care and professional service activities. Our teaching mission is broad in scope. The department’s faculty are involved in didactic, preclinical, clinical, continuing education and teaching activities. Targeted teaching audiences include dental and medical students, house surgeons, and postgraduate students. Scholarly activity includes numerous presentations and continuing education courses, and abstracts and articles published in refereed journals.

  • Department
  • Labs
  • Academic Excellence
  • Student Opportunities and Learning Outcomes

About Paedodontics and Preventive Dentistry

The Department of Pedodontics & preventive dentistry’s primary concern is to promote the oral health of infants, children, adolescents and people with special health care needs. Our department thrives to achieve a high and ethical standard of practice, promotion of education, and research in pediatric dentistry. Through its exemplary educational, research and service programs, the Department of Pedodontics teaches students and house surgeons the skills necessary for improving and maintaining the health of infants, children, adolescents and persons with special needs. Promotes oral health within the community and develops policies and guidelines relating to the promotion and maintenance of good oral health in children.

Labs

Ragas Dental College, is concerned with conservation of teeth in mouth. It embraces the practice of operation dentistry and endodontics that deals with etiology, diagnosis, prevention and treatment of one of the world’s most prevalent diseases – the dental caries. It includes the techniques and procedures to restore the teeth to full function and appearance in an aesthetically pleasing manner with as little loss of healthy tooth structure as possible. The treatment provided include various fillings, root canal treatment, surgical endodontics, endodontic implants, bleaching & management of traumatized teeth. The dept has state of the art equipment which include digital radiography & intra oral imaging, apex locators, dentine desensitize & Odontometer, thermoplastisized G.P system, reduction gear hand piece etc. It is also accomplished with fully installed ceramic unit & dental laboratory to deliver a comprehensive treatment.

Academic Excellence

Ragas Dental College, is concerned with conservation of teeth in mouth. It embraces the practice of operation dentistry and endodontics that deals with etiology, diagnosis, prevention and treatment of one of the world’s most prevalent diseases – the dental caries. It includes the techniques and procedures to restore the teeth to full function and appearance in an aesthetically pleasing manner with as little loss of healthy tooth structure as possible. The treatment provided include various fillings, root canal treatment, surgical endodontics, endodontic implants, bleaching & management of traumatized teeth. The dept has state of the art equipment which include digital radiography & intra oral imaging, apex locators, dentine desensitize & Odontometer, thermoplastisized G.P system, reduction gear hand piece etc. It is also accomplished with fully installed ceramic unit & dental laboratory to deliver a comprehensive treatment.

Student Opportunities and Learning Outcomes

The passed out postgraduate studnets from our department have been placed as teaching faculty in various prestigious dental institutions all over the country and also abroad. The curriculum exposure to treating patients under general anesthesia had helped them to get placements in various corporate dental hospitals and also to have a flourishing private dental practice. Most of the openings for work for a graduate in this field are accessible in an exploration establishment, schools, colleges, and educating clinics. Prepared private professionals can setup their own dental facility which could help them to pick up the certainty and income. Graduates who are keen on social administration field can join NGOs. Besides,lots of openings for work are accessible in remote nations for Indian dental practitioners in the nations like Australia, UK and US.

user8

Dr. M. Jayanthi, MDS.,

Head of The Department