In general, research at D.Y.PATIL DENTAL SCHOOL focuses on the physiology and
pathology of the tissues in and around the oral cavity. In addition to
infectious diseases such as caries and periodontitis, attention is paid to
topics such as:
Endodontal Infections Periodontal Diseases Protective Functions of Saliva Development, Function & Repair of Hard Tissues Oral Implants Dental Materials Function & Dysfunction of the Jaw System Diseases of the Oral Mucosa & Salivary Glands Premalignant Oral Lesions Social Dentistry Dental Fear & Pain
Materials Science Research/course
This non-clinical research is in jointly with the Faculty of Engineering to provide a comprehensive education in basic materials science and the use of materials in dentistry and surgery. You'll be taught by some of the leading academics in the fields of bio- and dental materials science, tissue engineering, materials characterisation and biomedical engineering.
The course helps you to progress your career by enhancing your academic and scientific knowledge. You'll also learn the principles of research and different techniques for evaluating dental materials and related health technologies.