Department of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics of BBD College of Dental sciences was established in the year 2001. Situated on the third floor of the Dental College, it comprises of an undergraduate clinic, postgraduate clinic and preclinical area. We specialize in diagnosis, prevention and treatment of dental and facial irregularities. The aim of our department is to provide a focus for future progress in advancing high standards of orthodontics.
Our Under Graduate (BDS) program starts with the second year. The BDS students are trained through Lectures, Lab exercises and clinical postings, in which they are required to finish the preclinical appliances and do the patient work.
Our Postgraduate (MDS) program commenced in the year 2007, with 3 seats, aimed to impart quality specialised orthodontic training to the students.
Our department is equipped with state of the art facilities for prevention, diagnosis and treatment of orthodontic problems. We provide all the specialized orthodontics treatments under supervision of qualified staff.
- Fixed appliance treatment by Standard Edgewise and Straight Wire (MBT, Roth).
- Removable Appliance Treatment
- Removable and Fixed Functional Appliance Therapy
- Orthodontic Correction of Impacted teeth
- Surgical orthodontics
- Cleft-Lip palate management
We have six ongoing and three submitted Post graduate MDS theses. Our faculty members have five national and one international publications. Our faculty and post graduate students have presented numerous papers and posters in the national conferences.