Department of Periodontology

Message from HOD, Periodontology - Avicenna Dental College

Periodontology is the branch of dentistry that deals with the treatment of diseases of all supporting and investing structures of the teeth. This subject forms an integral part of dental training (and is though) in the 3rd year of the BDS Programme.

We aim to train students to fully grasp the importance and basics of the healthy Periodontium, as well as diagnose, plan and execute treatment for various periodontal diseases. Students are also taught about the International Protocols for Charting, Classifying and Diagnosing diseases.

Our department is committed to providing neck region while stressing on the various etiological, clinical Radiographical and Histopathological features. Our aim is to equip the prospective dental, clinicians with the core knowledge and understanding of pathological entities of the head and neck region.

optimal non-surgical and surgical periodontal treatment, including Guided Tissue Regeneration (GTR) and Tissue Contouring. We have an active and dedicated clinical department for this purpose. Improving patient awareness regarding periodontal disease is a prime moto of the department.