PERIODONTOLOGY



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.


Faculty


SL.NO. FACULTY NAME DESIGNATION
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
8 Dr. Lahari Lecturer
9 Dr. Akash Medappa B K Lecturer
10 Dr. Karthika Janardhanan Lecturer

Infrastructure


  • Our department has got separate under-graduate and post-graduate sections
  • A conscious sedation unit
  • A well maintained sterilization room with specification on waste disposal system
  • Separate labs for postgraduates and undergraduates
  • A well equipped seminar room
  • A well resourced library
  • Minor operatory/isolation room
  • X-ray room
  • A computer/patient education room with broadband internet facility
  • Beautifully planned children play area

Achievements


Faculty


Dr. M M.Dayakar

  • Chairperson for the scientific session on 21st April, 2019 on topic “Implant vs natural teeth preservation- critical evaluation.


  • Special guest of the INDIAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION meeting UdupiKaravali on 15-09-2019

  • Panelist for point counter point on topic ‘FINISH LINES-AN ENIGMA ’held on 24th& 25th august 2019 PROS-PER 2019 at Mahe institute of dental sciences(MINDS)

Treatment Profile


The department is serving the needs of Sullia, neighboring taluks, the District of Coorg as well as Kasargaod & surrounding parts of Kerala.


  • Free treatment for needy patients.
  • Treatment ranging from simple scaling to major mucogingival surgeries including bone grafts as well as cosmetic correction & smile designing is free of charge for patients.
  • Oral hygiene promotion is delivered to every patient visiting the department.

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.

Workshop & CDE


  • CDE ON ‘CLINICAL PERIODONTOLOGY-PROBING THE FUTURE’ HELD ON 6TH APRIL 2010.
  • CDE ON “RESEARCH METHODOLOGY”HELD ON 7TH APRIL 2011 IN KVG DENTAL COLLEGE AUDITORIUM. FACULTY: MR KOTIAN S.
  • CDE ON ‘PERIODONTAL MANAGEMENT OF BROKEN TOOTH’ IN ASSOCIATION WITH IDA BRANCH SULLIA HELD ON 28TH FEBRUARY 2012. FACULTY: DR. DAYAKAR M M
  • CDE ON “PERIODONTAL MICROBIOLOGY” HELD ON OCTOBER 1 2012 IN KVG DENTAL COLLEGE AUDITORIUM.