Sufficient area has been earmarked for future expansion. Postgraduate courses commenced in 2010 and at present, the nine specialities offered at the School have postgraduate programs. Amrita School of Dentistry seeks to provide top quality, affordable, comprehensive education in oral and craniofacial care. The School ensures that the students undergo an integrated educational experience that combines extensive clinical practice with rigorous course work.
Apart from the regular training offered in various specialties in dentistry such as Orthodontics, Prosthodontics & Implantology, Conservative Dentistry, Paediatric Dentistry, Oral Medicine & Radiology, Periodontics, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Oral Pathology & Microbiology and Public Health Dentistry, high quality training facilities are available in Craniofacial Surgery and Plastic Surgery for trainees in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.
The students are exposed to maxillofacial prosthetic rehabilitation carried out in the Department of Prosthodontics. A great deal of emphasis is placed on community - oriented dental outreach programs.
The School extends the knowledge of oral health by encouraging and assisting faculty in the pursuit of innovative research.
The School stimulates and encourages the qualities of ethics, human values and character that mark the true oral health professional.
The School also attracts a diverse patient population. Students have the opportunity to acquire a full range of clinical experiences, both within the School and the community, including treatment of emergency cases, medically compromised cases, and physically and mentally challenged patients.
Students become adept at attending to the special needs of patients who have complex medical histories and may already be receiving treatment for a number of diseases.