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M.D.S Periodontics
Being a specialization in the postgraduate programme of Dental Surgery (MDS), Periodontics is the branch of dentistry that deals with the diseases related to the tooth supporting parts or structures. In other words, the MDS in Periodontics is an emerging specialization in dentistry which involves diseases and treatment procedures of periodontium including gums, alveolar bone and periodontal ligament. Along with this, the branch of periodontics also deals with the placement, affecting conditions, treatment and maintenance of dental implants and peri-implantitis. Thus, a periodontist has particularly been specialized in the preclusion, analysis, and treatment of periodontal diseases and dental implants. Apart from this, they have been imbued with perfection in the application of latest diagnostic and treatment techniques of cosmetic periodontal treatments and oral inflammation. All of the severe tooth supporting treatments such as scaling, root planning, gum surgical procedures, Gum Grafting Procedures, Crown Lengthening, Guided Tissue Bone Regeneration, Sinus Lift, Bone Grafting, Osseous Surgery, Ridge Expansion & Preservation, and root surface debridement have been a role job of a periodontist. Thus, the three years programme of MDS in Periodontics is a multifaceted course that sprouts expertise in dealing with much problematic periodontal cases having complex medical history.

To saturate scientific knowledge for the attainment of perfection concerned with clinical periodontics and implant dentistry, Desh Bhagat Dental College, Muktsar has adopted an internationally scrutinized curriculum enriched with highly experienced and meticulous faculty for the department of Periodontics. The theoretical and practical combination of periodontal knowledge and skills equips the enthusiastic aspirants with proficient capabilities of prevention, diagnosis and treatment of the supporting and surrounding substitutes of the teeth such as gums, cementum, periodontal membranes and alveolar bone, replacement of lost teeth and their supporting structures by grafting or implanting artificial or natural materials and the health and proper functioning of these structures and tissues. Apart from this, the curriculum focuses on enriching the students with various measures and techniques to prevent the occurrence of a disease and further damage caused by prevalent infection. The students are also equipped with pre-clinical and clinical excellence through various relevant activities and students’ exposure at Dental OPD of the college and advanced laboratories. Various seminars, conferences and guest lectures are organized by the department to inculcate a rich interface between the students and renowned personalities of the concerned branch.
Duration of course
3 Years
Number of seats
03
Spotlight
- Wednesday, 8 Apr 2015
Health Ministry Grants Mds Programme In Three More Specialties To Dbdc, Sri Mukatsar Sahib Namely Conservative Dentistry And Endodontic, Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics And Prosthodontics- Crown & Bridge To Meet The Dental Education Needs In Punjab.

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Affiliation
The college is affiliated to Baba Farid University of Health Sciences (B.F.U.H.S.), Faridkot, Punjab.


Government Approval
Desh Bhagat Dental College & Hospital, Sri Muktsar Sahib is recognized by Government of India, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare (Department of Health), PMS section, New Delhi for BDS and MDS Courses.