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Oral Medicine & Radiology

 

Department Name: ORAL MEDICINE AND RADIOLOGY

Email: oralmedicine@yenepoya.edu.in

Extension No.:1005,1007

Name of Clerical Staff & Contact No.: Mrs.Deepika   Ph.No- 9844965481.

Goals and Objectives     :

The undergraduate training programme in this speciality is aimed towards educating the students to understand the clinical manifestations of various Orofacial disorders, mucocutaneous lesions and Oral manifestations of systemic disorders.  Special emphasis is also given in the field of radiology. 

      The objectives of M.D.S program are to produce and train specialists who are competent, efficient and service oriented with interest in research and teaching.  

 

  • Establishment                 : Department established in the year 1992
  • Facilities available          :    
  • Diagnosis of Diseases
  • Biopsy Procedure
  • Punch Biopsy
  • TENS Kit
  • Smear FNAC
  • White Lesion Detection
  • Chair side Investigation
  • Cancer Detection-vital staining
  • IOPA radiographs-technique and interpretation
  • Radiographic Simulator for undergraduates,
  • Extra Oral Radiographs--technique and interpretation
  • Digital Panoramic Radiographs-technique, interpretation &report.
  • Phosphor plates for digital radiography,
  • Radiographic scanner,
  • Radiographic Printer,
  • CBCT –interpretation and reporting
  • Interpretation and Reporting Radiographs
  • Courses Offered              :

Ongoing

Bachelor of Dental Surgery(BDS), Masters of Dental Surgery(MDS), Ph.D,

Proposed

Add On Courses for Interns

BDS

    •   BDS Intake yearly 100-1999

 

 

MDS

    •  MDS Intake 2/y -1999
    •  MDS Intake 4/y -2006
    •  MDS Intake 6/y -2012

 

 

PhD  since 2009                one completed

 

  • Courses offered:              BDS and MDS
  • Teaching Methodology

  Mode of Teaching

  • Group discussions
  • Problem Based Learning
  • Clinical case discussions
  • Radiographic Interpretation

Method of Assessment

  • End posting examination
  • 3 sessional examination
  • Class tests
  • Viva-Voce

 

IN ADDITION TO CONVENTIONAL METHODS

    • IOPA SIMULATOR
    • Spotters
    • E- Learning
    • Flash Card VIVA system
    • Seminars
    • Special Case discussion

STUDENT SUPPORT

Slow learners

  • Identification
  • Tutorials (Remedial classes)
  • Discussions
  • Demonstrations
  • Practice  Examinations

Advanced Learners

  • ICMR projects (student projects)
  • Paper / Poster presentations in conferences
  • Assisting PG s

E- LEARNING – YENGAGE

Materials uploaded

    • Teaching  Schedule
    • Study material-power point presentation of class
    • Interesting videos and schematic diagrams
    • Online discussion : Forum
    • Online exams : MCQs

 

TEACHING METHODOLOGY -POST GRADUATES

  1. Seminars 
  2. Journal club
  3. Case Presentation
  4. Clinical Case Discussion
  5. Radiographic Technique, Interpretation and reporting of Panoramic,Extra Oral and CBCT
  6. Regional cancer centre posting –learn regarding radiotherapy and chemotherapy
  7. Medical college posting-Management of medically comprised patients
  8. CPR-Basic life support(BLS)-training and certificate
  9. Publication/conference presentation ( Oral & Poster)
  10. Forensic Odontology Short Study
  11. Main dissertation
  12. Library Dissertation
  • Academic Calendar        :

Under Graduate

          • Undergraduate sessional Examination April, September and December.
          • University Examination January-February.
          • Regular Batch August to February
          • IR Batch February to July

 

Postgradutes:

      • Basic bridge courseExams August every year for first MDS students
      • Annual Exam at the end of Ist MDS and II MDS.
      • Theory Mock examination I and II in the month of January and February.
      • Preparatory Examination March/ April
      • Part-I Basic Science Examination preparatory in march - 2018 batch onwards
      • Part-I Basic Science Examination University in April - 2018 batch onwards
      • University Examination April/May.

 

  • OPD timings,:9.00 am to 3.30 pm
  • Unit:-- 02
  • Number of  Out Patients per day:100, on an average 250+
  • Number of Special cases :---  6
  • Radiographs: --- IOPA , PEDO, occlusal,

                                      OPG & CEPH, CBCT.