Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Indira Gandhi Institute of Dental Science has a well equipped Oral & Maxillofacial department with well qualified teaching staff. The department handles all types of Pathological & Surgical cases. The department is located in the new block. The details of, equipments, instruments and consumable items, and treatments performed are given in separate annexure.
The Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery is headed by Dr. Sr. Mary John .P. M.Sc, M.D.S. The department conducts regular clinics and has a patient in flow of not less than 30 per day. 3rd year students attend clinical postings. Regular discussions and clinical demonstrations are conducted. Seminars are also presented in a daily basis. Students take regular extraction cases. We have a minor surgery unit where we do Impactions, Apicectomies, Incision and drinage, Frenectomies, Cyst enucleations, Sinus surgeries, Mucocele excisions, Biopsies. In our department implant placements are also done.