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M.D.S. Public Health Dentistry

Master of Dental Surgery Public Health Dentistry

Did you completed Bachelor of Dental Surgery B.D.S Course and looking for admission to the M.D.S Public Health Dentistry Course? Want to the list of colleges offering the M.D.S Public Health Dentistry Course? Learn more about the course, eligibility criteria, admission procedure, future study options and job opportunities.

Course Name: M.D.S. Public Health Dentistry
Stream: Healthcare & Medical Science
Course Category: Dentistry
Duration: 3 years

About M.D.S Public Health Dentistry Course

Master of Dental Surgery in Public Health Dentistry is a postgraduate course which focus on prevention and control of dental diseases. This course deals with general dentistry and research on oral health care. Public health dentists develops and implements the oral health policy and provide programs and services that address the oral health issues.

Duration of the Master of Dental Surgery in Public Health Dentistry course is three years.

Eligibility Criteria

Minimum eligibility required to apply for admission to the M.D.S Public Health Dentistry course is to complete BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery) form a recognized university with minimum aggregate score of 55% or equivalent qualification recognized by the Dental Council of India.

Admission Procedure

Admission procedure may differ from one college to another. Most of the institutes offer admission to the M.D.S Public Health Dentistry course, based on candidate's performance in the relevant entrance examinations. And some reputed institutes may conduct their own entrance examination to offer admission to this course.

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M.D.S. Public Health Dentistry - Colleges & Admission Notifications

Find the list of colleges offering M.D.S. Public Health Dentistry course. Check out individual college websites to know more about the admission for 2020 - 2021 academic year. You may download the application form and course details from the official college website.

College Name
Budha Institute of Dental Sciences, Bihar
J.S.S. Dental College & Hospital, Karnataka
M S Ramaiah Dental College & Hospital, Karnataka
Manipal College of Dental Sciences- Mangalore, Karnataka
Meenakshi Ammal Dental College And Hospital, Maher University, Chennai, Tamil Nadu
Narayana Dental College & Hospital, Andhra Pradesh
Panineeya Mahavidyalaya Institute for Dental Science and Research Centre, Telangana
Uttar Pradesh Dental College & Research Centre, Uttar Pradesh
Vivekananda Dental College For Women, Elayampalayam, Tiruchengodu, Tamil Nadu

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More about the course

Master of Dental Surgery in Public Health Dentistry course trains the students on aspects such as prevention and control of dental diseases and promotes the dental heath through organized community efforts. Students who want to gain knowledge in public health administration, prevention and control of oral diseases and delivering the oral health care can opt for this course. The candidates applying for this course should have an ability to analyze the situation, problem solving skills and effective time management skills. This course is beneficial to conduct oral health surveys to identify the oral health problems which are affecting the community and to find solutions.

Some of the subjects covered in the syllabus of the M.D.S Public Health Dentistry course are basic sciences, oral histology, public health, dental public health, applied pharmacology, applied general microbiology, applied anatomy, research methodology and dental statistics, applied general pathology and oral pathology, applied general and oral physiology and biochemistry.

Career Prospects

Successful postgraduates of the M.D.S Public Health Dentistry course can find employment in areas such as government hospitals, private hospitals, private clinics, government and private dental institutions, defense services, research and medical colleges, universities etc. Some of the job positions offered for these postgraduates are listed below:

- Dentist
- Dental Surgeon
- Oral Pathologist
- Consultant Dentist
- Professor/ Lecturer
- Medical Consultant
- Clinical Content Specialist
- Public Health Specialist
- Dental Assistant
- Dental Hygienist
- Associate Consultant
- Clinical Content Specialist

Further Study Options

Candidates willing to pursue further higher research studies can opt for Ph.D in Public Health Dentistry course, after successful completion of the M.D.S Public Health Dentistry course.

M.D.S. Public Health Dentistry Admissions for 2020 - 2021 Academic Year

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