The Department of Oral And Maxillofacial Surgery at Madha Dental College is a very active department, which acts as bridge between medicine and dentistry. The department routinely performs Minor Surgical Procedures like Tooth Removal, Surgical Extraction of Impacted Teeth, Cyst Enucleation, Biopsies, Pre-Prosthetic Surgeries under local anesthesia among others. In addition, Surgical Trauma Management, Face and Jaw Cancer Removal Surgeries, Orthognathic Surgeries, Full Mouth Rehabilitation with Dental Implants are extensively done and taught to UG/PG students as a part of our curriculum.
The department is spearheaded by Dr.Deepak Abraham Pandiyan who completed his Under-Graduation from College of Dental Science, Davangere in 2001 and Postgraduation from the Tamil Nadu Dr.M.G.R Medical University in 2007. He, along with his multitalented surgical team regularly performs various Chair-side & Major Jaw Surgeries and conducts several hands-on Courses for students. He has extensive training in this field for more than a decade and holds a lot of National and International scientific publications to his credit.
He brings in his expertise and experience from many years of working as Faculty of Dental Sciences from Sri Ramachandra University and is extremely passionate towards imparting knowledge to the students of the department, through the practical experience of being involved with Complicated Dental Surgeries.