The Department of Restorative Dental Services (RDS) teaches the basics of tooth restoration and the science of dental materials and their application. The Department’s state-of-the-art equipment helps the Department keep up-to-date with the latest developments in the dental field. In addition, there are labs designed for students that are equipped with the latest in audiovisual communication in order to explain the methods of restorative dental treatments.
Bio-Dental Materials Division
In this division, the students learn the materials used in the different branches of dentistry. They learn the physical and chemical characteristics of the dental materials and how to utilize them in dentistry.
Operative Dentistry Division
This division focuses on how to manage diseases of the hard tooth structure and how to restore them to a normal condition. They also learn how to manage complex tooth loss in order to restore the patient’s needs for comfort, mastication and esthetics.
In this division, the students learn the theoretical basis of dental pulp and root canal therapy. They are also exposed to the diagnosis and management of root pathology both at the pre-clinical and clinical levels.