One of the most vital organs of our body is the mouth. The various complications and diseases related to the mouth go beyond the teeth and gums. Dentistry and oral care along with the technological advances cater to the needs of people suffering from simple toothache to painful wisdom tooth. Cosmetic surgery, lip surgery, and other dental surgeries, big and small, have given the scope for dentistry to be one of the most sought after careers in today’s health industry. It is a philanthropic career for those who are dedicated to serve others. It is lucrative and satisfying, and requires knowledge, skill, and passion.
Vydehi Institute of Dental Sciences offers quality education in Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS). The college has state of the art infrastructure and highly dedicated faculty. It is located in Vydehi’s main campus, in Bangalore. Established in 2001, it is approved by Dental Council of India, Government of India and, affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore.
The 4-year BDS course provides students with ample opportunities in the field of oral healthcare. Students are made to be thorough with the concepts of general health sciences, develop high levels of professionalism, and acquainted with logical reasoning and critical decision making skills that would help them to make a brilliant and prosperous career in the dental field.
In the first year of the BDS course students would be exposed to extensive lectures, laboratory activities, and basic clinical activities in medical sciences, general anatomy, physiology etc. Students get the opportunity to gather experience in preventive dentistry. The curriculum for the second year helps the students to further develop their preclinical skills. The third and fourth year curriculum gives the final shape to the students when they provide clinical treatment, attend specific lectures, and get accustomed with general hospital postings. Students get on hands experience in treating patients.
Throughout the BDS course, students have access to High-tech clinical labs, Dental material lab, Oral pathology lab, Programmable electrical dental chairs, research labs, a comprehensive library with all the necessary books & journals, and Internet.
Goals of the Dental InstituteThe college upholds Vydehi’s vision of serving the society in the field of oral health care through strategic research assisted education that prepares the students to be thorough professionals. The BDS programme has been carefully designed to serve this purpose.
Certification and Accreditations
The college is affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences,
Bangalore. The college is permitted by Dental Council of India
- Department of Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics conducted Continuing Dental Education (CDE) Programme on “Protocols for Cleft Lip and palate Management – orthodontic Perspectives” & “Surgical Plants”
- Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology@ Vydehi Dental College, Bangalore conducting Continuing Dental Education(CDE) on 19th February at VIMS Dental College Seminar Hall.
- Department of Conservative dentistry and Endodontics conducted Continuing Dental Education (CDE) on 11th September at VIMS Dental College Seminar Hall
- Public Health Dentisty - Course Details
AnnouncementsThe college is permitted to start Post Graduate Courses in the following subjects:
- Conservative Dentistry
- Oral Medicine & Radiology
- Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
- Oral Pathology & Microbiology
- Public Health Dentisty