Master of Dental Surgery (MDS) Pedodontics
in P.M. Nadagouda Memorial Dental College and Hospital, Bagalkot
Course detail and Structure
Masters of Dental Surgery in Pedodontics is a postgraduate program offered by the Institute for the BDS eligible candidates for the duration of 3-years. Pedodontics is a branch of dentistry that deals mainly with the diseases of the supporting teeth structures of the teeth and the gums. This branch of dentistry takes care of the oral health necessities of children from birth till the age of 18 years old. The curriculum deals with supporting and investing structures of teeth including, gums and periodontal membranes.
Masters in Dental Surgery (MDS) in Pedodontics
Candidates should have a BDS degree from a college recognized by the DCI and the Government of India and affiliated to any university established in India and completed a rotatory internship on or before the 30th of April in the year of admission.
Placement and Career
- Dental Surgeon
- Dental Assistant
- Dental Consultant
Job wise Analysis
Pedodontics is a healthcare dental professional specialized in treating the oral health needs of infants and children till they reach the age of 18 years. These professionals are trained well in handling children with dental phobia and with multiple tactics. They are also trained in easing patients from any stressful situations. They also offer suggestions and guidance for the parents to maintain the oral health of the children.