Nims Dental College

Message from the Principal

The inception of NIMS Dental College in the year 2006 was a significant milestone in the history of our University. This college is today considered to be one of the best Dental colleges in the state.

Over the years, we have grown steadily and appreciably under the guidance of accomplished Professionals, Doctors and Faculties. It was once rightly said “We come unbidden into this life, and if we are lucky we find a purpose beyond starvation, misery, and early death which, lest we forget, is the common lot”, I grew up and I found my purpose, the purpose to serve the people requiring medical help.

Education at NIMS is not restricted to academics or professional goals alone. The education imparted here emphasizes value based learning and social responsibilities. The great team at Nims Dental College has always aimed at not only producing good Dentists but also great Human Beings who pass out with a zeal to make the difference.

We welcome you to a great career and life ahead!

Dr. Sunil Sharma
Principal & Dean

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College Information

History

The NIMS Dental College and Hospital was established in the year 2006 as per DCI norms with the first batch of students numbering 100. The recognition was given for BDS course by DCI in the year 2010. The college was affiliated to Rajasthan University of Health Sciences till 2009 and now it is a constituent college of Nims University.

Over the last five years Nims Dental College has attained a name for itself purely because of its impressive infrastructure, modern and fully equipped clinics and labs, a well equipped library and a team of dedicated faculty. Nims Dental College has added a new feather to its cap by starting post graduate courses in the year 2011.


About Us

The hard work and dedication put-in by the management and the devotion and enthusiasm of the staff and faculty members combined with the passion and zeal of the students has allowed the Institute to scale new heights. The continuous perseverance of all faculty members has contributed towards the overall development and progress of the college. All the departments are well furnished, decorated and fully equipped with the latest and sophisticated equipments. The College has all the latest gadgets i.e. Digital Radiography, Orthopantomography, X-Rays, Dental Laser, Dental Operating Microscopes, Computerized RVG and the latest Dental Laboratories with all the necessary attachments.

The College has a teaching hospital with all specialties of Dental Surgery which provide routine and specialized diagnostic procedures and treatment like Maxillofacial and Orthognathic Surgery, advanced Conservative and endodontic treatment, aesthetic dentistry, ceramic crowns and bridges, cast partial dentures, Complete dentures, Dental Implants and Maxillofacial prostheses. The aim of this Dental College is to strive hard towards perfection.

The students of this Institute are benefited with technologically modern dental education as well as simultaneous exposure to the rural population through community based service. Extensive pre-clinical & clinical training is imparted to the students at NIMS Dental College. The BDS Course is recognized by the Dental Council of India, New Delhi.


Pioneering Dental College in Rajasthan

NIMS Dental College tops the universities of Rajasthan in terms of their academic performance. The NIMS Dental College is the largest in Rajasthan. It contains the largest critical mass of teachers and resources available in Indian dental education. The clinical facilities are all modern, and resources for the preparation of students in the practice of dentistry and specialist training are excellent. NIMS Dental College offers the widest range of programmes at undergraduate level in Rajasthan.

Enriching Experience

Teaching at the Dental Institute is research based, and is therefore strongly linked to the latest thinking in dentistry and related oral sciences. At undergraduate level, students are taught by national and world authorities in virtually every area of dentistry, with many having written or contributed to the standard textbooks in their subjects.


Unrivalled Location

Situated in the outskirts of Jaipur, the capital of Rajasthan, the Dental Institute has good transport links to all its campuses. The opportunity to work at multiple community levels offer undergraduates the ability to practice dentistry on a large and varied patient population. This helps the students to graduate in this field with a wide range of experience and additional knowledge of diverse patient care issues.


Courses

The Dental College is having a five year BDS programme and a three year MDS programme in all the specialities. Apart form that, there is a Dental Operating Room Assistant (DORA) course whose duration is two years.


Achievements

The first batch of students passed out in 2011 & many of them have joined for MDS programmes in various institutions & many of them are working with renowned hospitals


Goals of the Dental College

The Dental College upholds The Nims’s vision of serving the society in the field of oral health care through strategic research assisted education that prepares the students to be thorough professionals. The BDS and MDS programmes have been carefully designed to serve this purpose. In this respect they are ably assisted by the Nims Medical College and teaching hospital which is a 1100 bedded multispeciality hospital.

+Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics

Department of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics

Dr. Mridula Trehan
Professor & Head and Director PG Studies

  • Orthodontics is the branch of dentistry concerned with the growth of the face, development of occlusion and prevention and correction of occlusal anomalies.
  • Equipped with the latest OPG & Cephalogram machine, Nemoceph software, Hydro solder machine, Pressure molding machine, Electro polisher, Vacuum mixing machine and Micro implant Kit.
  • Offering the latest treatment modalities in removable appliances, functional appliances and orthopedic appliances.
  • Different techniques in fixed orthodontic treatment like Beggs technique, standard technique, edgewise technique, straight wire technique, lingual appliances, invisible orthodontics and Tip- edge technique
  • The department is running a PG Programme with a three-student intake. It is a three year regular course. It involves pre- clinical exercises, clinical exercises clinical activities, seminar lectures, journal clubs and case discussions.
  • The department has well trained and dedicated faculty to guide the UG and PG students.

+Prosthodontics, Crown & Bridge and Implantology

Department of Prosthodontics, Crown & Bridge and Implantology

Dr. Promod P.S.
Professor & Head

  • The Department of Prosthodontics caters to the restoration and rehabilitation of dentulous and edentulous patients of all age groups.
  • Department is having all the major equipments like BEGO Induction Casting Machine, VITA Ceramic Furnace, NSK Physiodispensers, different systems of Implants and a well equipped, modern and sophisticated UG and PG lab.
  • The students are well exposed to different treatment procedures in Prosthodontics like Fabrication of Complete Dentures, Removable Partial Dentures, Cast Partial Dentures, Fixed Partial Dentures, Maxillo-facial prostheses & Implants.
  • The department is running a PG Programme with a three-student intake. It is a three year regular course. It involves pre- clinical exercises, clinical exercises clinical activities, seminars, lectures, journal clubs and case discussions.
  • The department has well trained and dedicated faculty to guide the UG and PG students.

+Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics

Department of Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics

Dr. Vishal Agarwal
Professor & Head

  • Conservative dentistry is one of the cornerstones of modern dentistry. Earlier , the trend was to randomly extract the teeth but now the aim is to treat, repair and conserve as many teeth as possible , as opposed to extracting them.
  • The department is equipped with the latest equipments like Radiovisiography (RVG), Magnifying loops, Endo motors, Apex locators, Injectable Gutta percha machine and Bleaching light. The department is also having a fully equipped lab with an induction casting machine and ceramic furnace.
  • The department caters to treatment modalities like different types of restorations, esthetic make over, treatment of badly decayed tooth, perio-endo surgery, Root Canal Treatment and Bleaching.

+Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Department of Oral and Maxillofacial surgery

Dr. Harvey Thomas
Professor & Head

  • The field of oral surgery has undergone a vast change over the last few years, encompassing a broad spectrum of maxillofacial surgical procedures.
  • The department has all the latest equipment used in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery including a full fledged Operation Theatre with modern facilities. Moreover it is attached to the 1100 bedded Nims Medical College and Teaching Hospital.
  • The department is running a PG Programme with a three-student intake. It is a three year regular course. It involves pre- clinical exercises, clinical exercises clinical activities, seminars, lectures, journal clubs and case discussions.
  • The department has well trained and dedicated faculty to guide the UG and PG students.

+Periodontics & Oral Implantology

Department of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics

Dr. Mahesh CP
Professor & Head

  • In the modern era, Periodontics is one of the strongest pillars amongst the various sub sciences of dentistry.
  • The department of Periondontology is equipped with the latest Ultra sonic scalers, electro cautery and all surgical instrument.
  • The Treatment Modalities provided by well-qualified faculty members include : Scaling, Root planing, Curettage, Gingivoplasty, Gingivectomy, Endo-perio lesions, Implants, Flap surgery, Mucogingival surgery, Regenerative Procedures, Splinting.
  • The department is running a PG Programme with a three-student intake. It is a three year regular course. It involves pre- clinical exercises, clinical exercises clinical activities, seminars, lectures, journal clubs and case discussions.
  • The department has well trained and dedicated faculty to guide the UG and PG students.

+Pedodontics & Preventive Dentistry

Department of Pedodontics & Preventive Dentistry

Dr. Ullal Anand Nayak
Professor & Head

  • The department of Pedodontics deals with the problems encountered in a child and adolescent including those with special health care needs. It is a niche for tiny toddlers, made cozy & cuddly by including all the latest gadgets and stuffed toys.
  • The department follows audio-visual modes of behavior shaping and management. An RVG unit, Intra Oral Camera and a range of latest dental material & equipments along with the facility of Conscious Sedation is available in the department.
  • The treatment modalities include Full mouth rehabilitation, space management, pulp therapy, treatment of abnormal oral habits, pediatric cosmetic treatment, Treatment of Malocclusion in pediatric patient, pediatric Oral surgeries and fracture of facial bones.
  • The department is running a PG Programme with a three-student intake. It is a three year regular course. It involves pre- clinical exercises, clinical exercises clinical activities, seminars, lectures, journal clubs and case discussions.
  • The department has well trained and dedicated faculty to guide the UG and PG students.

+Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology

Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology

Dr. Nilesh Pardhe
Professor & Head

  • Oral Pathology is that specialty of dentistry which deals with the nature, identification and management of oral diseases. In 1st year BDS, the subject of Dental Anatomy and Dental Histology is taught which lays the foundation of all dental subjects.
  • Main Objective of the Department is to conduct research, which can be useful to the general public.
  • The department is running a PG Programme with a two-student intake. It is a three year regular course. It involves pre- clinical exercises, clinical exercises clinical activities, seminars, lectures, journal clubs and case discussions.
  • The department has well trained and dedicated faculty to guide the UG and PG students.

+Oral Medicine & Radiology

Department of Oral Medicine & Radiology

Dr. O.D. Toshniwal
Professor & Head

  • Oral cavity is the mirror of general health. Examination of oral cavity is primarily done in the Department of Oral Medicine & Radiology.
  • The diagnosis of various oro-dental disorders is done. The necessary investigations like radiograph of the teeth and jaw bones are carried out in this department. Thereafter the treatment planning of these disorders is done.
  • Apart from local diseases of teeth and gums, several systemic diseases reflect their presence in oral cavity. After the recognition of these systemic diseases, the patient is referred to the concerned speciality for further treatment.
  • The department is running a PG Programme with a three-student intake. It is a three year regular course. It involves pre- clinical exercises, clinical exercises clinical activities, seminars, lectures, journal clubs and case discussions.
  • The department has well trained and dedicated faculty to guide the UG and PG students.

+Public Health Dentistry

Department of Public Health Dentistry

Dr. Naganandini S
Professor & Head

  • Community dentistry is a branch of dentistry, which deals with the multifarious dental needs of the community and the society on the whole. Community dentistry branch is the only branch, which can arduously manage the dental complexities.
  • It is a third year dental subject which teaches about epidemiology both general and in conception with dentistry. It provides knowledge on Biostatistics and its application. It also helps a dental student in realizing the great divide between array of dental diseases and availability for their treatment.
  • The department is running a PG Programme with a three-student intake. It is a three year regular course. It involves pre- clinical exercises, clinical exercises clinical activities, seminars, lectures, journal clubs and case discussions.
  • The department has well trained and dedicated faculty to guide the UG and PG students.

Designation Faculty Name Department Contact No
Prof. & Head, Principal Dr. Y. Giridhar Reddy Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopaedics 9928076070
Prof. & Head Dr. Pramod PS Prosthodontics, Crown and Bridge & Oral Implantology 9929559509
Prof. & Head Dr. Harvey Thomas Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery 7023853074
Prof. & Head Dr. Mahesh CP Periodontics & Oral Implantology 9166600283
Prof. & Head Dr. O.D. Toshniwal Oral Medicine & Radiology 9001465070
Prof. & Head Dr. Ullal Anand Nayak Pedodontics & Preventive Dentistry 8890318167
Prof. & Head Dr. Nilesh Pardhe Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology 9672412265
Prof. & Head Dr. Vishal Agrawal Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics 9414044400
Prof. & Head Dr. Naganandini S Public Health Dentistry 8385816822

Being located at the heart of the University Campus, the Dental College provides opportunities to the students to relate theories with practice. The three storied building comprises of seminar hall, lecture halls, dental OPD and laboratories, administrative office.The institute has the state of the art laboratories for conducting experiments in biochemistry, physiology, dental material, anatomy, pharmacology, microbiology, pathology, pre clinical, conservative and radiology.The library has a large collection of books and journals. For research purposes, research laboratories are connected with computers. A wide collection of journals and periodicals are provided to the students and faculty members of the dental college.

+Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics

Department of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics

  • Equipped with the latest OPG & Cephalogram machine, Nemoceph software, Hydro solder machine, Pressure molding machine, Electro polisher, Vacuum mixing machine and Micro implant Kit.
  • Offering the latest treatment modalities in removable appliances, functional appliances and orthopedic appliances.
  • Different techniques in fixed orthodontic treatment like Beggs technique, standard technique, edgewise technique, straight wire technique, lingual appliances, invisible orthodontics and Tip- edge technique

+Prosthodontics, Crown & Bridge and Implantology

Department of Prosthodontics, Crown & Bridge and Implantology

  • The Department of Prosthodontics caters to the restoration and rehabilitation of  dentulous and edentulous patients of all age groups.
  • Department is having all the major equipments like BEGO Induction Casting Machine, VITA Ceramic Furnace, NSK Physiodispensers,  different systems of Implants and a well equipped, modern and sophisticated UG and PG lab.
  • The students are well exposed to different treatment procedures in Prosthodontics like Fabrication of Complete Dentures, Removable Partial Dentures, Cast Partial Dentures, Fixed Partial Dentures, Maxillo-facial prostheses & Implants.

+Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics

Department of Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics

  • Conservative dentistry is one of the cornerstones of modern dentistry. Earlier , the trend was to randomly  extract  the teeth but now the aim is to treat, repair  and conserve as many teeth as possible , as opposed to extracting them.
  • The department is equipped with the latest equipments like Radiovisiography (RVG), Magnifying loops, Endo motors, Apex locators, Injectable Gutta percha machine and Bleaching light. The department is also having a fully equipped lab with an induction casting machine and ceramic furnace.
  • The department caters to treatment modalities like different types of restorations, esthetic make over, treatment of badly decayed tooth, perio-endo surgery, Root Canal Treatment and Bleaching.

+Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

  • The field of oral surgery has undergone a vast change over the last few years, encompassing a broad spectrum of maxillofacial surgical procedures.
  • The department has all the latest equipment used  in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery including a full fledged Operation Theatre with modern facilities. Moreover it is attached to the 1100 bedded Nims Medical College and Teaching Hospital.

+Periodontics & Oral Implantology

Department of Periodontics & Oral Implantology

  • In the modern era, Periodontics is one of the strongest pillars amongst the various sub sciences of dentistry.
  • The department of Periondontology is equipped with the latest Ultra sonic scalers, electro cautery and all surgical instrument.
  • The Treatment Modalities provided by well-qualified faculty members include : Scaling, Root planing, Curettage, Gingivoplasty, Gingivectomy,  Endo-perio lesions, Implants, Flap surgery, Mucogingival surgery, Regenerative Procedures, Splinting.

+Pedodontics & Preventive Dentistry

Department of Pedodontics & Preventive Dentistry

  • The department of Pedodontics deals with the problems encountered in a child and adolescent including those with special health care needs. It is a niche for tiny toddlers, made cozy & cuddly by including all the latest gadgets and stuffed toys.
  • The department follows audio-visual modes  of behavior  shaping and management. An RVG unit, Intra Oral Camera and  a range of latest dental material & equipments along with the facility of Conscious Sedation is available in the department.
  • The treatment modalities include Full mouth rehabilitation, space management, pulp therapy, treatment of abnormal oral habits, pediatric cosmetic treatment, Treatment of Malocclusion in pediatric patient, pediatric Oral surgeries and fracture of facial bones.

+Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology

Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology

  • Oral Pathology is that specialty of dentistry which deals with the nature, identification and management of oral diseases. In 1st  year BDS, the subject of Dental Anatomy and Dental  Histology is taught which lays the foundation of all dental subjects.
  • Main Objective of the Department  is to conduct research, which can be useful to the  general public.

+Oral Medicine & Radiology

Department of Oral Medicine & Radiology

  • Oral cavity is the mirror of general health. Examination of oral cavity is primarily done in the Department of Oral Medicine & Radiology.
  • The diagnosis of various oro-dental disorders is done. The necessary investigations like radiograph of the teeth and jaw bones are carried out in this department. Thereafter the treatment planning of these disorders is done.
  • Apart  from local diseases of teeth and gums, several systemic diseases reflect their presence in oral cavity. After the recognition of these systemic diseases, the patient  is referred to the concerned speciality for further treatment.

+Department of Public Health Dentistry

Department of Public Health Dentistry

  • Community dentistry is a branch of dentistry, which deals with the multifarious dental needs of the community and the society on the whole. Community dentistry branch is the only branch, which can arduously manage the dental complexities.
  • It is a third year  dental subject  which teaches about epidemiology  both general and in conception with dentistry. It provides knowledge on Biostatistics and its application. It also helps a dental student in realizing the great divide between array of dental diseases and availability for their treatment.

Staff Assessment for Publications (Dept. of Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics

Sr. No. staff Journal Title Year of publication
1 Dr. Vishal Agarwal, Professor & Head Babafarid University Dental journal Vertical Root fractures- a dilemma 2011
Journal of Indian Academy of Oral Medicine and Radiology An In vivo to study to determine the efficacy of lycopene as compare to multivitamin preparation in the treatment of OSMF 2012
Journal of Indian dental Association Comparative Evaluation of Sealing Ability of Resin modified GIC ,Cement Ionomer Cement and High copper amalgam as Retrograde filling material using Dye Penetration method –An in Vitro study 2011
Journal of Indian dental Association Orofacial pain arising from multiple teeth –A Case Report 2011
Journal of Indian dental Association Rajasthan branch Internal resorption –A case report & review 2010
2. Dr. Ajay Choudhary, Professor, National Research Denticon Evaluation of microleakage when resin bonded GIC is used as a base under composite resin restoration with or without the use of separating media –An Invitro study 2012
National Research Denticon TMJ-involvement in Rheumatoid Arthritis 2012
NIMS University journal Non surgical management of periapical lesion-A Case report 2011
Asian Dental Journal Root resorption a review 2010
Asian Dental Journal Splinting of traumatized teeth-A review 2010
`3. Dr. Anuj Jain International Journal of current Research In vitro evaluation of effect of spreader size on the fracture resistance tooth 2011
Pelagia Research Library Comparison of microleakage in bonded amalgam restoration using different adhesive materials –An invitro study 2011
4. Dr. Anil Sharma Senior lecturer NIMS University Journal of Dental Sciences Mid treatment flare ups in Endodontics-A nightmare for clinicians 2010
5. Dr. Shyam AgarwalSenior lecturer Journal Of GovtCollege & Hospital, Ahmedabad Non surgical treatment of large cyst like periapical lesion –A Case report 2009
NIMS University Journal Single visit Apexificaiton-a case report 2011
6. Dr.Gaurangi KakodkarSenior lecturer Journal Of clinical and Diagnostic Research Lasers in Conservative Dentistry-An overview 2012
Journal Of clinical and Diagnostic Research Treatment of calcified canal with a smile makeover-a case report 2012
Journal Of clinical and Diagnostic Research A review on regenerative Endodontics 2011

OMR Publication

Sr. No. Staff Journal Title Year Of Publication
1 Dr. R.S. Sathawane JIDA Diagnostic reliability of panoramic radiography in facial bone fractures. 1991
J Indian Academy of oral medicine & radiology Sturge weber syndrome : Three classic variants 2004
J Indian Academy of oral medicine & radiology Primary oral malignant melanoma case report and review of literature. 2005
J Indian Academy of oral medicine & radiology Unilateral bimaxillary idiopathic fibrous gingival hyperplasia with alveolar bone loss: report of a rare case. 2006
J Indian Academy of oral medicine & radiology Mucoepidermoid carcinoma of the palate: diagnostic challenges. 2007
2 Dr. Puneet Bhargava European Journal Of dentistry Tumoral calcinosis with dental manifestations: A case report
Dental updates Comparative evaluation of physiotherapy and pharmacotherapy in the management of temporomandibular joint myofascial pain.
IJDR Soft occlusal splint therapy in the management of myofascial pain dysfunction syndrome: A follow up study.
Indian Jounral of physio. & occupational Frequency of developmental dental anomalies in the Indian population.
3. Dr. Rohit Sharma J Indian academy of oral medicine and radiology Comparison of oral health indicators in type 2 diabetes mellitus patients and controls.
Journal of clinical & Diagnostic research Midazolam pre- medication in paediatrics : Comparison of the intranasal and sublingual routes by using an atomizer spray.
IDA Rajasthan A review on water fluoride levels in Rajasthan state. Knowledge , attitude and practise of Forensic odontology among dentists of jaipur- Original study.
IDA Rajasthan Capillary hemangioma of tongue a clinical diagnosis: A case report.Radicular cyst, differential diagnosis: A case report.
Journal of NIMS University Gemination of permanent maxillary central incisor: A case report.
5. Dr. saba Khan Pacific Journal of medical sciences Diverse forms of gingival enlargement : Report of two cases
Journal of Cancer Research & Therapeuptics Pathogenesis of oral submucous fibrosisApert syndrome : A case report