IGIDS, SBV

Indira Gandhi Institute of Dental Sciences (IGIDS)

A Constituent College of

SRI BALAJI VIDYAPEETH (SBV), PUDUCHERRY

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CURRICULUM

  • Fundamentals of Paedodontics, case history, diagnosis & treatment planning,
  • Dental Anatomy and Histology, Dental Radiology
  • Growth & development, Development of dentition and Occlusion
  • Preventive dentistry, Dental health education and School Dental Health programme
  • Child psychology and behaviour management
  • Dental care for children with special health care needs
  • Pediatric Operative Dentistry, cariology and recent advances in Pediatric Dentistry
  • Gingival and Periodontal diseases
  • Preventive and Interceptive Orthodontics and oral habits
  • Management of Traumatic injuries in children and Pediatric Endodontics
  • Minor oral surgical procedures in Pediatric Dentistry
  • Aspect of management, administration and ethics

Students should have an understanding at the following levels

COMPETENCY

  • Able to instill a positive attitude and behaviour in children towards oral health and understand the principles of Paedodontics & Preventive Dentistry from birth to adolescence
  • Able to guide and counsel the parents in regards to various treatment modalities including different facets of Preventive Dentistry from birth to adolescence
  • Able to treat dental diseases occurring in children & adolescents
  • Able to manage children with special health care needs effectively and efficiently, with treatment tailored to the needs of individual conditions

KNOWLEDGE

The students should have a sound theoretical knowledge of the subject and need to have clinical experience.

FAMILIAR WITH

Students should have a basic understanding of the subject and are expected to carry out clinical procedures independently.

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