GURU NANAK INSTITUE OF DENTAL SCIENCE & RESEARCH
and HOSPITAL

An Educational Initiative of JIS Group

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Department of Oral Medicine, Diagnosis & Radiology

The specialty of Oral Medicine, Diagnosis & Radiology encompasses the diagnostic and medical management of the diseases involving in the orofacial regions. Many a times oral cavity acts as the nuclear site of manifestations of many dreaded systemic diseases. The students at their undergraduate level are especially taught and trained to enable themselves to diagnose and render the medical management of all these disease processes.

Keeping this in mind the highly qualified, experienced faculty of this department take all possible precautions to impart knowledge among the students to develop themselves not as dental surgeons but as "medically competent dental surgeons". Moreover in the recent past the imaging procedures have changed radically and is reviewed as the back-bone of non-invasive diagnostic procedures-especially in the field of Maxillofacial injuries and tumors. This department is fully equipped with dental X-ray machine, Orthopantomogram and Radiovisiography to shoulder these responsibilities both from technical and speciality view point.

The Department's objectives are to develop higher standard in teaching and practice of Oral Medicine, Oral Diagnosis, Maxillofacial Radiology and Imaging Sciences and also to promote research especially in treatment and prevention of oral diseases.