Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery of BBD College of dental sciences was established in the year 2001. Situated on the ground floor of the Dental College, it comprises of an undergraduate clinic, postgraduate clinic, departmental library and PG room for duty doctors. We also have a fully equipped and state of the art minor Operation Theatre, Major Operation Theatre and a 20 bed inpatient ward with 24 hours attending doctors and staff nurses.
Our Under Graduate (BDS) program starts with the third year. The undergraduate students are trained in the basics of oral and maxillofacial surgery through a strict and regular schedule of Lectures and clinical postings.
Our Postgraduate (MDS) program commenced in the year 2007, with 3 seats, aimed to impart quality specialised oral and maxillofacial surgery training to the students. Along with their curriculum of Lectures and Clinical work all the post graduate students are divided into teams led by the faculty and regularly undertake surgical cases in General Anaeathesia followed by their post operative care..
Our department is equipped with state of the art facilities in Undergraduate clinic, Postgraduate clinic, Minor OT, Major OT and 20 bed inpatient ward. We provide following treatment facilities ranging from routine and complicated dental extractions to minor and major surgical procedures:
• Simple Dental Extraction
• Surgical Extraction
• Removal of impacted wisdom teeth
• Treatment of tumor/ cyst of jaws
• Maxillofacial trauma
• Esthetic and corrective facial surgery
• Preprosthetic surgeries
• Facial neuralgias
- Precancerous/cancerous lesions of oral cavity
- Diseases of maxillary sinus
- Cleft surgeries
- Maxillofacial and dental implants
- Bone augmentation procedures including distraction osteogenesis
We have four ongoing and eight completed Post graduate MDS theses. In the year 2010-2011 our Faculty members and post graduate students have also presented a number of papers and posters in the national conference.