Oral Pathology is a core subject, the link between basic science and clinical dentistry. The Department of Oral Pathology is a speciality that is undertaken by laboratory-based dentists.
The department is concerned with the assessment and diagnosis of disease affecting the oral and maxillofacial regions by microscopic study of the affected tissue. The oral pathologists also handle responsibilities in forensic department odontology.
It is equipped with a 100 seating capacity lab for UG students, 50 student’s microscopes, slide projection systems and well equipped tissue processing laboratory. The faculty is vastly experienced in training undergraduate students.