Orthodontics is a dental specialty that addresses the diagnosis, prevention, management, and correction of mal-positioned teeth and jaws, and misaligned bite patterns. It may also address the modification of facial growth, known as dentofacial orthopedics. Orthodontic treatments aim to improve the way the teeth and jaws function, as well as the person’s smile or aesthetic appearance.


To provide high quality dental education program at undergraduate and post graduate level
To facilitate the students to acquire knowledge in basic behavioral ,clinical sciences, research, teaching and innovative methods related to orthodontics and dentofacial orthopaedics speciality


To build and provide world class infrastructure and facilities with quality teachers and to conduct valid academic programes of practical and real world knowledge of dental speciality especially in orthodontics and dentofacial orthopaedics
To transfer scientific knowledge to achieve professional skill and personal qualities of international standard
To create infrastructure and hospital facilities to serve the public including free service to the poor and needy


1. Dr M.karthi M.D.S HOD
2. Dr V.Vignesh kumar M.D.S Professor
3. Dr V.Kumaran M.D.S Reader
4. Dr.Thangamani ammal M.D.S Senior Lecturer
5. Dr Suji Felicita M.D.S senior lecturer