Periodontics is a branch of clinical dentistry to treat wide spectrum of periodontal diseases, cosmetic correction and smile designing. It is a recognized international surgical specialty and it s one of the nine specialties of dentistry.
|1||Dr. Dayakar M.M.||Professor &H.O.D.|
|2||Dr. George Philip||Professor|
|3||Dr. Prakash Pai G.||Professor|
|4||Dr. Sanil P George||Professor|
|5||Dr. Shivananda H.||Reader|
|6||Dr. Radhika Priyadarshini||Sr. Lecturer|
|7||Dr. Ammu Varghese||Sr. Lecturer|
|9||Dr. Akash Medappa B K||Lecturer|
|10||Dr. Karthika Janardhanan||Lecturer|
The department is serving the needs of Sullia, neighboring taluks, the District of Coorg as well as Kasargaod & surrounding parts of Kerala.
Presently the department affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore. Dr Dayakar M M is heading the department since 2000. The department has undergone major renovations in the infrastructure in 2010. The number of post graduate intake is 3 with the permission of RGUHS & DCI.