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
   
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

2021

  1. Celebration of Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti (Report...)
  2. 3rd Clinical Faculty Meet (Report...)
  3. Webinar on 3D Irrigation and Obturation (Report...)

Past 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

Anam Kumbay

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"I feel privileged to be part of this amazing department "Department of Oral Medicine And Radiology." Teachers of which have helped me at every step forward in understanding and giving correct diagnosis learning here is fun, thanks for converting my mistakes into lessons. Learned a lot it will forever be treasures."

Dr.Mayuri R Gorule

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"It was my pleasure to be posted in the dept of OMDR ,where I experienced and learnt numerous clinical aspects under the guidance of well qualified staff which are supportive and cleared all our doubts and corrected us timely . It was great learning in this dept who boosted our confidence."

Dr. Rutuja Salunkhe

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"A leader not only shows the way but also walks with the team. This how are teachers lead us. I saw lot of cases as patient flow is good over here. I feel truely honoured to be lead forward in your guidance. We are grateful to you for supervising us with fairness and inspiring us."

Zoya Modak

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"I sincerely appreciate the determination and efforts Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology have put in to ensure that I meet my goals. Being here I have learned how to diagnose a disease based on the basics. Thank you !"
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