The Department of Prosthodontics, JKKN dental college was established in 1987, and the PG course-MDS Prosthodontics was initiated in the year 2008, from the onset it offers high quality and precise Prosthodontic rehabilitation with improved speech, mastication, and appearance for the overall welfare of the patients with missing or deficient teeth and associated structures

About the Specialty:

It is the speciality which provides replacement of missing teeth and associated maxillofacial structures, management of TMJ dysfunction and occlusion disorders  by complete dentures, partial dentures (Fixed or removable),

implants, maxillofacial prosthesis, splints and devices. It is also specialised in digital workflow for the diagnosis and treatment planning of prosthodontic patients. The state of art technology in treatment modalities, teaching methodologies and research was followed for satisfying the prosthetic needs of the patients and aspiring students who learn prosthetic dentistry

The objectives of treatment modalities is correcting the existing  condition,prevention of future condition,restoring function and improving appearance.Treatment modalities followed in PROSTHODONTICS(Undergraduate Section) are Removable Partial Denture,Complete Denture and Fixed Partial Denture.


To be a centre of academic excellence and clinical epitome in the field of Prosthodontics & crown and bridge and as one of the exemplar departments imparting innovative education  and problem solving skills.


To remain devoted  to the art and science of Prosthodontics and to the highest calibre of patient care.
To educate students to be a global solution provider for oral health care problems based on sound scientific principles.
To acclaim the diversity of our staff and students,share responsibility with collaboration towards academic, professional and personal growth and development.
To encourage scholarly activities and research with evidence-based learning and enhanced health care.
To be a unique in achieving the sustainable development goals for the imperishable Prosthodontic future

Faculty Details:

Dr.C.Dhinesh kumar ; HOD
Dr.D.Sai Sadan ; Professor
Dr.N.Jagadesaan ; Reader