Dental College and Hospital, Sangli

Department of Oral Medicine, Diagnosis and Radiology

About us

About us

The department of Oral Medicine, Diagnosis and Radiology at Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed university dental college was established in the year 2007. This speciality is combination of Oral Medicine and Oral Radiology.

Oral Medicine is the bridge between the general medicine and dentistry. The speciality includes the patient care, teaching and research involving diagnosis and nonsurgical management of diseases of the orofacial region and systemic and behavioral disorders that impact oral health including Orofacial pain and temporomandibular joint disorders, oral mucosal diseases, oral malignancies and complications related to its therapy, salivary gland disorders, dental management of medically compromised patients and patients with disabilities. The department has good patient inflow with variety of oral lesions. The patient details and long term follow up records are well maintained. The special cases have been reported in the reputed national and International Journals.

Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology deals with the acquisition and interpretation of radiographs which aids in the diagnosis and treatment plan for conditions affecting the maxillofacial region.

Key Features

Key Features

  • Protocol established for Clinical and Administrative matters.
  • Autoclaved instruments used for every patient and Universal infection control measures are followed during all clinical procedures.
  • Adequate radiation safety measures including the use of Lead Apron, lead partitions are adopted by operators as well as for patient during radiographic evaluation.
  • Total radiation absorption dose estimated every three month by use of TLD badges for all staff members (faculty and technician) who are exposed to radiation.
  • To be able to improve the performance of the students the following remedial measures are being taken
  • Extra classes, Lectures, Discussions, Seminars, Radiographic interpretations, Revisions, Special class for conduction of university examination.
  • Department has library with 41 books for the reference.
  • Seminar room is equipped with the LCD projector with the desk top.
  • Department also have intraoral camera, digital pulp testers and sialography kit.

Treatment Facilities

Treatment Facilities

Non-surgical management of

  • Potentially malignant oral lesions,
  • Oral mucosal diseases,
  • Temporomandibular disorders,
  • Salivary gland disorders,
  • Complications of cancer chemotherapy and radiotherapy,
  • Patients with disabilities

Motto

Motto

“To keep updating ourselves in the field of Oral Medicine and Radiology and to develop the appropriate attitude in the students as an Oral & Maxillofacial diagnostician as well as alertness and thoroughness with respect to ethics and research.”

Faculty

Faculty

Dr.Shridevi Adaki
Associate Professor
Dr. Amol Karagir
Assistant Professor
Dr Samruddhi Metha
Assistant Professor
 
Dr. Kalyani Marathe
Assistant Professor
Dr. Sayali More
Assistant Professor
 
Faculty Information

Research and Publications

Research and Publications

  • Ongoing research :- 02
  • Total Publications :- 77

Department's Glimpses

Department's Glimpses

Events and Achievements

Events and Achievements

  • Conducted CDE programme on “CBCT-Actually use it” lecture and hands-on on 3rd August 2016.
  • The book “Oral Pigmentation” published by LAMBERT Academic Book Publication, Germany, Jan. 2013 by Dr. Amol Karagir.
  • The book “Endocrinology for Dental Students” published by LAMBERT Academic Book Publication, Germany, Aug. 2013 by Dr. Shridevi Adaki.
  • The book “Occupational hazards in Dentistry” published by LAMBERT Academic Book Publication, Germany, Feb 2018 by Dr Samruddhi Metha.
  • Organized guest lecture on “Walking with Oncosurgeon” on 3rd September 2018 by Dr Ashutosh Patil.
  • Awarded Gold Medal and Best Original Research Paper Presentation Award at National Conference IOMR Amritsar November 2019 to Dr.Sayali More.
  • Best NSS Programme officer Appreciation Award in 2019 from Maharastra state Government to Dr. Samruddhi Metha
  • Global Faculty Award 2020 by AKS to Dr. Samruddhi Metha.
  • Organized online Guest Lecture on “CBCT – Undestanding the third dimension in maxilla-facial imaging” on 6th March 2021 by Dr. Hemant Bhutani,

Testimonials

Testimonials

Dr. Bilal A. Shaikh

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"Thanks to Dept of Oral medicine and Radiology for making me a skilful dentist in making accurate diagnosis of Oral and Maxillofacial diseases. This would not be possible without support and guidance of highly qualified and experienced staff."

Dr. Sejul Jaiswal

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"Its my honour to write appreciation to Dept of Oral Medicine and Radiology At department Of Oral Medicine and Radiology I have learned how to diagnose any disease based on clinical and radiological criteria’s which is the basic in being a professional dentist. Thanks to the highly experienced and qualified staff for making me familial with oral and maxillofacial diseases."

Dr.Anuj Gandhi

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"The Department is very good, the lectures and the practicals are conducted on regular basis. Excellent infrastructure of the department with highly experienced faculties and cooperative staff members. Professors are friendly and also strict in subject. They teach us with great enthusiasm with their great depth of knowledge. My Great gratitude towards the department of Oral Medicine and Radiology for making me a skilful Dentist. This was not possible without your support and guidance."

Dr.Humera A. Arkate

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"Its an honor to share a word for the Department of oral medicine and radiology as it has always strengthened our knowledge,skills and ability to diagnose and manage oral and maxillofacial diseases. The entire faculty is very supportive,responsive and encouraging that makeslearning easier and interesting."
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