Oral Biology

Introduction

Oral Biology is a basic dental Science that is a fundamental part of dental Education. The subject encompasses a thorough understanding of anatomy, histology and physiology of the oral hard and soft tissues as well as surroundings structures. The subject of oral Biology is taught in the first year of BDS Program. The courses within the domain of oral biology include oral histology, oral physiology, oral embryology and tooth morphology. A thorough and comprehensive knowledge of the subject matter of oral biology is of utmost importance as it forms a vital base for the understanding of dental clinical sciences. This subject is also undergoing constant research and development which dental students need to be aware of, as newer research introduces innovations in the art and science of Clinical dentistry. The teaching hours for various disciplines of the subject matter are in accordance with the recommendations of Pakistan Medical and Dental Council.

MISSION

The Oral Biology Department of the Dental College at HITEC-IMS is dedicated to Provide a Thorough Knowledge and Guidance for First Year Undergraduate Dental Students. Our Mission is to equip the students with all the necessary knowledge of this core basic dental science whish is pertinent for their successful advancement towards subsequent years. Our Primary objective would be to ensure that each students has a adequate knowledge base of the oral hard and soft tissues which is imperative for the successful practice of clinical dentistry

Faculty

Name : Dr. Saman Malik

Designation : Assistant Prof. & Head of Department

Qualification : BDS, MCPS

Name Designation Qualifications
Dr. Kiran Rasheed Lecturer M.Phil. PGD BSc
Dr. Rabia Salman Demonstrator BDS, M.Phil.(Trainee)