ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY



Oral and maxillofacial surgery is a branch of surgery to correct a wide spectrum of diseases, injuries and defects in the head, neck, face, jaws and the hard and soft tissues of the oral and maxillofacial region. It is a recognized international surgical specialty and it is one of the nine specialties of dentistry.



Faculty


Dr. Ramaraj P.N.

Professor & HOD

Dr. Prasanna Kumar D.

Professor

Dr. Mahabaleshwara C.H.

Professor

Dr. Ramya H K

Reader

Dr. Rachana P B

Reader

Dr. Sumanth Unakalakar

Reader

Dr. Sujesh Viswanathan

Sr. Lecturer

Dr. Srikanth K B

Sr. Lecturer

Dr. Mitsu Erica Pinto

Lecturer

Dr. Naseema N

Lecturer

Dr. Shreya M S

Lecturer

Dr. Meghashree K

Lecturer

Dr. Devish Rai B

Lecturer

SL.NO. FACULTY NAME DESIGNATION
1 Dr. Ramaraj P.N. Professor & HOD
2 Dr. Prasanna Kumar D. Professor
3 Dr. Mahabaleshwara C.H. Professor
4 Dr. Ramya H K Reader
5 Dr. Rachana P B Reader
6 Dr. Sumanth Unakalakar Reader
7 Dr. Sujesh Viswanathan Sr. Lecturer
8 Dr. Srikanth K B Sr. Lecturer
9 Dr. Mitsu Erica Pinto Lecturer
10 Dr. Naseema N Lecturer
11 Dr. Shreya M S Lecturer
12 Dr. Meghashree K Lecturer
13 Dr. Devish Rai B Lecturer

Non Teaching Staff

  1. Sister Geetha (Head Nurse)
  2. Sister Veena
  3. Sister Gayatri
  4. Brother Nithyananda

Infrastructure


  • Separate operatories for undergraduate and post graduate students.
  • Fully equipped Minor Oral surgical clinic .
  • Sophisticated Operation Theatre in medical college.
  • 20 bedded in -patient ward dedicated to oral and maxillofacial surgery patients with trained Paramedical / Nursing staff in KVG Medical College.
  • Computerized patient record.
  • Seminar Room with sophisticated equipments.
  • Broad band internet facility.
  • Separate departmental library.

Affiliation


  • GSR INSTITUTE OF CRANIOFACIAL SURGERY (AFFILIATED TO CLEFT CHILDREN INTERNATIONAL, SWITZERLAND) SAIDABAD, HYDRABAD.
  • REGIONAL CANCER CENTRE A CENTRAL GOVERNMENT AND WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION JOINT VENTURE TRIVANDRAM MEDICAL COLLEGE CAMPUS
  • NIMHANS(National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences) Bangalore.
  • FATHER MULLER MEDICAL COLLEGE & HOSPITAL
  • KVG MEDICAL COLLEGE & HOSPITAL, SULLIA.

Achievements


Awards / recognitions received at the national and international level by


Faculty


Dr. Ramaraj P N

  • Executive committee member of Karnataka State Chapter of AOMSI for the year 2018-19
  • Member of Board of Studies for Yenepoya university
  • Presented a lecture on Le-fort fractures at PGITC held at Belguam on 31st January 2019-2nd February 2019
  • Delivered a guest lecture on TMJ applied anatomy and Non-surgical management of MPDS at Master Class conducted by AOMSI at Amritha Institute of Medical Science, Kochi held on 25th March 2019 to 28th March 20

Master Class Kochi



Master Class PGITC Belgaum



MAX FAX run



MIDCOMS



Oral cancer update- Yenepoya University



Students

  • Post Graduate students presented papers at PGITC at Belgaum on 31st January 2019-2nd February 2019. Dr Bhaskar Roy, Final year post- graduate student received best paper presentation for his paper on Need for going beyond level III lymph nodes in N 0neck

Workshop & CDE


Dr. Ramaraj P N is heading the department since September 2015.Under his able guidance the department has flourished in various arenas like academics challenging clinical scenarios and personality developing extracurricular activities.


Owing to the efforts and clairvoyance of Dr.Ramaraj P.N.and coguidance from the Dept of periodontics and dept of prosthodontics, a very welcome addition has been made in the curriculum, in the form of a 3 module certificate course on Dental Implantology in association with Nobel Biocare.


2016 was a special year for K.V.G.Dental college and hospital in general and the Dept. of oral & maxillofacial surgery in particular. It marked 25 years of spreading knowledge and enlightening young minds. To celebrate this milestone, a myriad of workshops and CDEs were conducted across the year, which concentrated on creating skilled, bright and competitive clinicians.


“We care, we create, we cherish.”


  • Photoraphy in dentistry
  • Orofacial infection
  • Oral biopsy
  • Dental implants
  • cde conducted on minor oral surgical procedures and celebration of plant a stapling
  • hands on workshop on BSL
  • Blood donation campaign
  • Duognathics-Live surgical demonstration on Bimaxillary Osteotomy
  • Hair raising experience : Lecture and Live demonstration of hair transplant procedure.

CDE PROGRAMME CONDUCTED BY THE DEPARTMENT ON 18-06-19