Oral Pathology is a core subject, the link between basic science and clinical dentistry and medicine. Oral Pathology is that part of pathology and a branch of dentistry concerned with the scientific study of the causes and effects of oral diseases an understanding of which is essential for diagnosis and for the development of rational treatment and preventive programmes.
The state of art department is well equipped with the best equipment’s like adequate number of microscopes, microscopic slides, study models, charts, hard and soft tissue specimens for undergraduate training. The department also possesses fine infrastructure like pathology museum, research microscopes with polarizing, phase contrast, photo micrographic and pentahead attachments required for post graduate training and research purposes. The well-equipped clinical, haematological, microbiological, histology and immunohistochemical laboratories aid to develop standard reports in diagnosis and interpret clinical findings.
HOD & Professor
Dr Deepu George Mathew has 13 years of teaching and research experience. He has a postgraduate diploma in Tobacco control and a certificate degree in Biostatistics, epidemiology and research methodology. He has been an invited speaker to many national and international conferences and has many international publications to his credit. His research interests are Oral precancers and cancers, tissue culture and studies on craniofacial development using zebra fish model.view details