Professor & H.O.D. : Dr.Chirag Shah,MDS
The Department of Periodontology has a wide range of activities covering all aspects of basic research and clinical Periodontics including pathogenesis, diagnosis and treatment of periodontal disease and implant dentistry. To carry out these research projects, the core research technologies of the department are assembled with microbiology, immunology, cell biology, molecular biology and biomaterial science.
The department is active teaching dental students & residents in its ahmedabad education program in perio. We are active in teaching dental students, and residents in our Advanced Education Program in Periodontics.
The patient care programs are active and varied. State-of-the-art techniques such as implants and regeneration are used daily. The research programs are numerous and diverse. These include clinical research programs in the diagnosis and treatment of periodontal disease, modelling of the progression of periodontal disease, studies of new regenerative and implant techniques, and studies of the link between periodontal disease and systemic diseases.
For those interested in more basic research, numerous research projects are underway.