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OVERVIEW

 

The Department of Dentistry at SMIMS deals with the diagnosis and management of patients with Orofacial diseases and trauma.

The department works in collaboration with other clinical and para clinical specialities like the Departments of ENT and Surgery. It serves the needs of medically compromised patients and in patients of other departments who need Orofacial consultation.

 

FEATURES

  • Professional and Friendly Staff.
  • Pleasant Interior.
  • Comfortable seats with a spacious waiting area.
  • The Latest Tools & Services.
  • State of the art equipment’s.
  • Peaceful Ambience..
  • All the services you need is available under one roof

 

CORE COMPETENCIES

  • Diversity, Social & Cultural Sensitivity.
  • Health Care Policy, Inter-professional Collaboration & Advocacy.
  • Health Informatics & Technology
  • Health Promotion & Disease Prevention.
  • Leadership.
  • Professionalism.
  • Program Development & Administration.
  • Scholarly Inquiry and Research.
  • Educational Theory and Practice.
  • Treatment of Orofacial disease, trauma and infections.
  • Maxillofacial prosthesis, basic and advanced aesthetic and endodontic procedures.

 

FACULTY

I am proud that you intend to join SMIMS, which over more than a decade has created a niche for itself as one of the most sought after medical institution.”

 

Air Marshal (Retd) GS Joneja

Dean, SMIMS

CLINICAL SERVICES OFFERED

 

 

SERVICES

Care providers in Dental Specialties focus on the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of diseases and irregularities involving the teeth, gums and other tissues of the mouth. Dental Specialties provides coordinated care for patients who require specialized dental care including

  • Dental Implants
  • Orofacial Pain and Temporomandibular disorders (TMD)
  • Orthodontics (Diagnosis, prevention and treatment of dental and facial irregularities)
  • Periodontics (Diagnosis, prevention and treatment of gum diseases)
  • Prosthodontics (Restoration of damaged natural teeth or replacement with artificial teeth)
  • Routine OPD Works
  • Extension of Emergency services in trauma patients with Maxillofacial Injuries
  • Ward Consultation for patients with various Oro facial Disorders
  • Prosthetic & Restorative Services
  • Participation in various Health Camps organised by the Institute 
  • Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and Otorhinolaryngology

 

INFRASTRUCTURE

  • Department of Dentistry is probably the most technologically advanced  multispecialty dental facility in Gangtok.
  • It is equipped with four modern ergonomic adult dental chairs.
  • Department also have equipped with latest Diode Dental Laser and Digital Intra-oral Radiography which causes minimum radiation.
  • A central & departmental library and an e-library provides its student with an amazing learning environment.

 

 

SPECIALTY UNITS

  • Prosthodontist- specialist pertaining to rehabilitation and maintenance of the oral function, comfort, appearance and health of patients  (clinical conditions associated with missing or deficient teeth and/or oral and maxillofacial tissues using biocompatible substitutes in the form of doing crown & bridge, complete dentures, Removable partial dentures, Maxillofacial Prosthesis & Implants).
  • Periodontist - Expert in the treatment of gingiva, Periodontal diseases (Surgical procedures include contouring of your teeth or gums, and work that regenerates your teeth's supporting bones and non-surgical procedures are scaling and root planning)
  • Oral Surgeon- Expert in treating pathological conditions (e.g.-cyst and tumor, precancerous lesion etc.)  injuries and defects in the head, neck, face, jaws and the hard and soft tissues of the oral (mouth) and Cranio-maxillofacial (jaws and face) region.
  • General dentist who are capable of doing primary dental care for patients of all ages and care for overall oral health.

BENEFITS

RESEARCH

NEWS AND EVENTS

NEWS

May 21,2020

DR. BHIM PRASAD DHAKAL JOINS SMIMS AS ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

DR. BHIM PRASAD DHAKAL JOINS SMIMS AS ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

EVENTS

May 14,2020
Conference

The 6th Annual Conference on Basic and Applied Physiology | SMIMS

Sikkim Manipal Institute of Medical Sciences, Gangtok, Sikkim