Department of Periodontics

The Department of Pedodontics caters to the needs of the population from northern parts of Trivandrum dist: The department trains UG and PG students in various aspects of theoretical and clinical periodontology. The department has the state of the art equipments like Hu- Freidy instruments, laser, electrosurgical unit, implant kit, micro surgical equipments, surgical loupes, ultra modern de sensitizing equipment, intra oral camera etc. The treatment provided includes non surgical therapy and surgical procedures like regenerative and resective periodontal therapy, periodontal plastic surgery, Implantology, laser treatment modalities etc.

The facilities in the department include ad air conditioned modern minor operation theatre , a well equipped air conditioned seminar room with audio visual gadgets, oral hygiene room, Dept: library with more than 30 specialty books, computers and internet.

On research aspect the teaching faculty are involved in studies on tobacco with RCC, Trivandrum and an epidemiological study in Govt: Taluk hospital, Varkala.