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M.D.S Periodontics

Master of Dental Surgery in Periodontics

Do you want to pursue a course pertaining to the detection and treatment of gum diseases? Do you want to specialize in dental implants? Then, you should pursue a course in M.D.S Periodontics. There are many colleges and institutes, both private and government that offer this course in India. Learn the course in detail.

Course Name: M.D.S Periodontics
Stream: Healthcare & Medical Science
Course Category: Dentistry
Duration: 3 Years

Course Introduction

Students enrolled to M.D.S Periodontics course are offered the opportunity to contribute as qualified candidates in the field of health care. Some of the treatment methods carried out by Periodontics includes gum surgeries, scaling and root planning, alveolar bone surgeries, etc. Equipped with extensive training and expertise, Periodontics can step in to perform surgical and non surgical procedures to address periodontal diseases. Periodontics also perform other related procedures, including surgical placement of dental implants, diagnosis and treatment of various oral conditions and periodontal plastic surgery.

Career prospects

M.D.S Periodontics post graduates can start their career as practitioners in community hospitals, nursing homes and industries. Sectors such as railways, service and ordinance factories also employ such dentists. Mostly, such postgraduates are hired in research institutes, teaching hospitals, universities, NGOs or can pursue private practice. Interested candidates can go for further studies in the respected field such as PhD.

M.D.S Periodontics 2019 - 2020 Admissions/Application Enquiry


M.D.S Periodontics - Colleges & Admission Notifications

Find the list of colleges offering M.D.S Periodontics course. Check out individual college websites to know more about the admission for 2019 - 2020 academic year. You may download the application form and course details from the official college website.

College NameUniversityState
AB Shetty Memorial Institute of Dental Sciences , Mangalore, KarnatakaRajiv Gandhi University of Health SciencesKarnataka
Amrita School of DentistryAmrita Vishwa VidyapeethamKerala
Army College of Dental ScienceDr. N.T.R. University of Health Sciences, Andhra PradeshTelangana
Bharati Vidyapeeth's Dental College And Hospital PuneBharati Vidyapeeth UniversityMaharashtra
BVU Dental College And HospitalBharati Vidyapeeth UniversityMaharashtra
Desh Bhagat Dental College and HospitalBaba Farid University of Health SciencesPunjab
Dr. MGR Educational and Research InstituteM.G.R. Educational and Research InstituteTamil Nadu
Dr. Sudha & Nageswara Rao Siddhartha Institute of Dental ScienceDr. N.T.R. University of Health Sciences, Andhra PradeshAndhra Pradesh
G. Pulla Reddy Dental College and HospitalDr. N.T.R. University of Health Sciences, Andhra PradeshAndhra Pradesh
Gitam Dental College & HospitalDr. N.T.R. University of Health Sciences, Andhra PradeshAndhra Pradesh
Goa Dental College and HospitalGoa UniversityGoa
Government Dental College and HospitalDr. N.T.R. University of Health Sciences, Andhra PradeshTelangana
Govt. Dental College & HospitalUniversity of MumbaiMaharashtra
Govt. Dental College KottayamKerala University of Health SciencesKerala
Govt. Dental College, ThiruvananthapuramKerala University of Health SciencesKerala
Guru Nanak Institute of Dental Science & ResearchThe West Bengal University of Health SciencesWest Bengal
H.k.e Society's Dental CollegeRajiv Gandhi University of Health SciencesKarnataka
Himachal Institute of Dental SciencesHimachal Pradesh UniversityHimachal Pradesh
J.K.K. Natrajah Dental CollegeThe Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical UniversityTamil Nadu
J.S.S. Dental College & HospitalJagadguru Sri Shivarathreeshwara University (JSS UniversityKarnataka
K.L.E. Society's Vishwanath Katti Institute of Dental SciencesKLE Academy of Higher Education and ResearchKarnataka
Kalka Group OF Institution,Meerut, UPGautam Buddh Technical UniversityUttar Pradesh
Kamineni Institute of Dental SciencesDr. N.T.R. University of Health Sciences, Andhra PradeshTelangana
Karnavati School of DentistryGujarat UniversityGujarat
Lady Hardinge Medical CollegeUniversity of DelhiDelhi
Lenora Institute of Dental SciencesDr. N.T.R. University of Health Sciences, Andhra PradeshAndhra Pradesh
M S Ramaiah Dental College & HospitalRajiv Gandhi University of Health SciencesKarnataka
Mar Baselios Dental CollegeKerala University of Health SciencesKerala
Maulana Azad Dental College & HospitalUniversity of DelhiDelhi
Meenakshi Academy of Higher Education And ResearchTamil Nadu

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About the course

M.D.S Periodontics is that area of dentistry that deals with the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of diseases of the tissues that support or surround the teeth, such as the gum tissue and jaw bones. Therefore, candidates who are doing their M.D.S Periodontics course are offered training for detection, treatment and prevention of gum diseases. Upon graduating from dental school, a M.D.S Periodontics post graduate is required to spend several years in a residency program, studying the mechanisms of gum inflammation and effective treatment of the conditions.

Eligibility Criteria

  • The basic eligibility criteria for pursuing M.D.S Periodontics course is a pass in B.D.S (Bachelor of Dental Surgery) degree or an equivalent qualification recognized by the Dental Council of India.
  • The selection of students to M.D.S Periodontics degree is based on their merit. To determine the merit, AICET (All India Common Entrance Test) is conducted by various dental colleges or by the agency specified by the UGC (University Grants Commission), New Delhi.
  • The minimum age limit to pursue this course is 21 years.
  • A candidate should be physically fit to undergo M.D.S Periodontics degree and should not suffer from any contagious disease.

The duration of M.D.S Periodontics course is 3 years.

Admission Process

Process of M.D.S Periodontics course varies from institute to institute. Some institutes conduct their own entrance examination for admission, while some select students on the basis of their score at the graduation level.

M.D.S Periodontics Admissions for 2019 - 2020 Academic Year

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