Update Dental College: Department of
Periodontology & Oral Pathology
Department deals with:
- Academics: (Undergraduate students, 3rd year BDS)
- Teaching by conducting lectures, tutorials, histopathology practical classes, items, card finals, ward finals, and assessment exams/term finals.
- Clinical training for the students. Internee doctor training.
- Providing treatment facilities in out patient’s department (OPD).
Ultra Sonic Scaling
To Cure Plaque induced Periodontal Diseases
Remove the rough surface after scaling and and tooth stain
To correct Periodontal diseases
In Advanced Periodontal condition
Oral medicine : UpdC
Oral Medicine care
Oral medicine care is crucial for maintaining a healthy mouth and preventing oral health problems. It includes the diagnosis and treatment of oral diseases and disorders, such as tooth developmental disorder, gum disease, oral potentially malignant disorder, Orla cancer, tongue disorders, and other conditions that affect the oral cavity and mucosa.
Oral Pathology Lab
Oral Pathology lab to train 3rd-year BDS students on different focuses about the study of the tissues of the oral cavity, including the lips, tongue, gums, and other structures with histopathological slides
Our Expert Faculties
Department reach with highly skilled, experienced and dynamic young faculty members
Dr. Md. Ashif Iqbal
Associate Professor & Head
As the head of the department, I am committed to promoting a positive and collaborative learning environment that fosters intellectual curiosity, critical thinking, and professional growth. My goal is to ensure that our students are well-prepared to provide high-quality, evidence-based periodontal care to their patients and contribute to the advancement of the field.
Dr. Nayna Binte Shahabuddin
Lecturer & Dental Surgeon
Graduated from Update Dental College, Dhaka, Bangladesh
Under The University of Dhaka, UpDC Batch-04
Dr. Nafisa Tasnim
Lecturer and OPD Consultant
Graduated from Pioneer Dental College, Dhaka
Dr. Fatema Ferdous
Lecturer & Dental Surgeon
Academic and Clinical Involvement
Periodontology departments in Update Dental College and hospitals are staffed by periodontists, who are dental specialists with advanced training in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of periodontal diseases. These departments typically offer a range of services, including periodontal examinations, non-surgical and surgical periodontal treatments, dental implant placement and maintenance, and gum grafting.
Clinical training on Simulation
Update Dental College has a simulation lab for clinical students for the first time in Bangladesh. Clinical students of 3rd phase and final phase are well trained before their clinical OPD placement .
Clinical Training in OPD
Department has well equipped facilities to train 3rd year students clinically with skilled resource manpower.