Department of Oral Pathology

Dental Anatomy and Histology is very important as it is the foundation for all clinical subjects. Dental Oral Histology with Embryology is a very important basic science which lays the foundation for all clinical and preclinical subjects. In this department, students are updated with detailed information on development, structure and functions of teeth and surrounding tissues.

It’s a speciality of dentistry that deals with the nature, identification and management of diseases affecting the oral & maxillofacial regions. It is devoted to study of structural and functional changes in cells, tissues and organs that underlie diseases. By the use of molecular, microbiologic, immunologic techniques, pathology attempts to explain the nature of diseases. The success of dental practice rests on quality of diagnosis and treatment planning.

The practice of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology includes research and diagnosis of diseases using clinical radiography, microscopic, biochemical and other examinations.