Department of Public Health Dentistry with its complete potential works for the welfare of te patients.Both the students and faculties focuses on promoting oral hygiene measures thereby ensuring a good standard of life for the local people. Students are well trained to treat people in village and suburban ares so that they are given a wide exposure of different cases in their beginning stage of dentistry.
VISION & MISSION
Primary goal of the department is promoting oral hygiene and creating dental awareness in public. Our department is fully equipped to conduct several dental camps in rural and suburban areas. We provide an open window with wide kaleidoscopic environment for students with dental camps and training them to treat people with minimal equipments. Basic dental treating modalities like scaling, restorations, extractions are carried out so that local people who cannot afford to multispecialty hospitals can get dental assurance.
Apart from dental camps students are trained to screen the out patients and provide better treatment options by referring the patients to our college. We have a public oriented vision with our mission of students and faculties.
Our department serves the people with mobile dental clinic unit with all basic treatment options. Dental camps are public oriented and we aims at school level, village level and suburban levels of people. Both pediatric and geriatric group of people are benefitted.
As a remarkable achievement we have Kodaivallal J.K.K. Nattaraja Ninaivu Iyakkam started for the students and tribal people. We provide free treatment with free dentures with free scaling aiming dental assurance.