The M. D. S. in Ortho Dontics & Dentofacial Orthopaedics is a three year Postgraduate program. Ortho Dontics and Dentofacial Orthopaedics is the specialty in dentistry that focuses on the alignment of the teeth and the dental arches: the maxilla and the mandible. The practice of this specialty includes diagnosis, prevention, interception, and correction of malocclusion and other abnormalities of the developing or mature orofacial structures.
The program provides a comprehensive curriculum which prepares qualified graduates or dentists to Ortho Dontic and Dentofacial Orthopaedics specialists. The postgraduates learn a variety of treatment modalities under the tutelage of experienced teaching faculty.
Duration of the Course : Three years from the date of commencement of classes.
Curriculum : As per Dental Council of India and Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham.