Periodontics is the specialty of dentistry that studies supporting structures of teeth, as well as diseases and conditions that affect them. A professional who practices this specialty field of dentistry is known as a Periodontist.
Periodontics has evolved and has come a long way from the time when it involved only the practice of oral prophylaxis to this present day. The understanding of etiology, diagnosis and treatment modalities is continuously evolving.
This department is equipped with all the newer and specific diagnostic methods and various treatment modalities namely regenerative osseous, periodontal plastic and Esthetic Surgeries, Splinting (Fiber Glass) tape impregnated with composite resin and RVG which not only stores the X-ray records but also helps in assessing treatment needs..
Local deliver drugs, Electrocautery (gingival enlargement) Air Polishers (Polishing of teeth), Dental implants & other wide range of treatment modalities requiring special skills emphasize the importance of Periodontics as a specialty.
The department of Periodontology at SBB dental college , Ghaziabad was established in 2005. It has a separate undergraduate and post graduate section equipped with modern dental chairs fitted with ultrasonic scalers as per dental council of india guidelines,
Dealing with both preventive and corrective measures in the management of gingival and periodontal diseases. It has highly dedicated and experienced staff members who are committed In student training.
The Department has latest surgical equipments such as soft tissue LASER, physiodispensor and implant kit for implant placement, microsurgical loops, electrocoutry, ultrasonic cleaner, LCD, water pik, RVG and microsurgical instrument.
Apart from this, it has a fully equipped sterilization room, minor OT, for surgical procedure discussion room, and computer section with WI-FI connection.
Post graduate students are given opportunity to learn and master a variety of surgical and non surgical clinical procedures. The out patient of the department is adequate which gives P.G’s hands on training on various clinical procedures.
Research is being carried out in the department in the field of soft tissue laser, antimicrobial photodynamic therapy, dental implants and PRF.
Dr. NEHA GUPTA (Professor & Head )
Professor & Head