BDS stands for Bachelor of Dental surgery. It is a clinical field of surgery associated with mouth and dealing with the injuries related to teeth, jaw, and gums. It is a 5 year undergraduate degree program in dentistry to prepare students for successful career as a dental health practitioner. Dental Courses comprise didactic lectures, demonstrations, group discussions, seminars, clinical work and conferences. Aspiring candidates learn about various forms of treatment including Surgical Procedures, Dental materials, Dental anatomy & Oral histology, Oral Pathology, Community Dentistry, Pedodontics, Oral Medicine & Radiology etc. which are some of the topics that are generally taught.
MDS Maxillo facial Prosthodontics including Crown and Bridge & Implantology is a 3 year post graduate dentistry program. The Course includes Dentists diagnose, prevent, and treat problems with teeth or mouth tissue. Oral and Maxillofacial surgery deal with the diagnosis, surgical and adjunctive treatment of diseases, injuries and defects of the human jaws and associated oral and facial structures. And also it deals with restoration of oral function developing restoration as well as maintenance of oral function, making comfortable denture and substitution of natural teeth as well as related tissues by settled or removable artificial substitutes.
MDS Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics or Master of Dental Surgery in Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics is a 3 year postgraduate Dentistry course. Conservative Dentistry deals with prevention and treatment of disease and injuries of the teeth, here, diseased or fractured teeth are restored with restorative materials that are biologically acceptable and aesthetically pleasing. Whereas Endodontics deals with prevention and treatment of pulp and periarticular diseases and this specialty particularly strives to save an infected tooth and maintains its integrity in the dental arch. The course is an important one that offers many career scopes for the candidates after its successful completion.
M.D.S. Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics or Master of Dental Surgery in Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics is a postgraduate Dentistry Course. The Course helps to educate orthodontists who are proficient at treating the broad scope of occlusal and dento-facial malocclusions. Special emphasis is placed on diagnosis and treatment planning, growth and development, biomechanics, and occlusion, using research to help develop critical thinking and writing skills while making a significant contribution to the scientific literature. The course helps to focus on the alignment of the teeth and the dental arches: the maxilla and the mandible. The practice of this specialty includes diagnosis, prevention, interception, and correction of malocclusion and other abnormalities of the developing or mature oro-facial structures.
M.D.S. Paedodontics & Preventive Dentistry is a 3 year postgraduate Dentistry course. Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry is an age-defined specialty that provides both primary and comprehensive preventive and therapeutic oral health care for infants and children through adolescence, including those with special health care needs. Course helps to Identify and differentiate between normal and abnormal somatic dentofacial and psychological growth and development and to promote physical, mental, psychological and dental health of the child, to note any aberrant alterations in development of child, to improve the dental health in accord to the general health and to encourage the dental profession at all levels to ensure that the younger generation in the future will require less dental treatment.
Srinivas Institute of Dental Science, one of the Prestigious Institutions of A Shama Rao Foundation Education Trust, Mangalore was started in the year 2012-2013 with under graduate course in dentistry with the Annual intake of 100 students. It is affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore (Karnataka) and approved by Dental Council of India, New Delhi and Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Government of India as per the notification.
Srinivas Institute of Dental Sciences, one of the prestigious institutions of A Shama Rao Foundation Education Trust, Mangalore was started in the year 2012-2013 with under graduate course in dentistry with the Annual intake of 100 students.
It is affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore (Karnataka) and recognized by Dental Council of India, New Delhi and Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Government of India.
Srinivas Hospital, Srinivas Integrated Campus, Srinivas Nagar, Mukka, Surathkal, Mangalore – 575 021