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The oral and maxillofacial pathology is concerned with diagnosis and study of the causes and effects of diseases affecting the oral and maxillofacial region. It is sometimes considered to be a specialty of dentistry and pathology.

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Oral Pathology is one of the basic science subject in dentistry, concerned with the scientific study of the cause and effect of oral diseases, an understanding of which is essential for diagnosis and for the development of rationale for treatment planning and preventive program. The discipline of Oral Pathology links the training in basic sciences with its applications in clinical dentistry. It covers the diverse spectrum of disease processes affecting oral structures and tissues.

The course at Islamic International Dental College offers an in depth study into pathologies of the oral cavity including the teeth, periodontium, oral mucosa, tongue, jaws and salivary glands, among other areas affected with disease. This helps to correlate the clinical appearance of the disease with their underlying microbiological features. Many of the general syndromes can have oral manifestations characteristic enough to lead to the diagnosis of the underlying syndrome.

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About Dental College

To be a Dental Institution of International Distinction with a Focus on Islamic Values:

Islamic International Dental College & Hospital was established in year 2001 to contribute the community needs of Rawalpindi / Islamabad and the surrounding areas of Pakistan in the field of dentistry. The college started as a dental section of Islamic International Medical College with 50 admissions annually and it became an independent college later in the year 2006. The college is now accredited by Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PM&DC) for 75 admissions per year. The degree is awarded by Riphah International University, Islamabad. First batch of BDS students graduated in 2005 and till today 9 batches have been graduated. Our students are working nationally and all around the globe.
In the beginning college started as part of medical college at Al-Mizan Building, 274- Peshawar Road, Rawalpindi, and now it is located in its exclusive building at 7th Avenue, G-7/4, Islamabad. Apart from being a fully equipped dental hospital, it is associated with 150-bedded tertiary care medical complex providing state of the art health facility.
Islamic International Dental College & Hospital is offering undergraduate four year program Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS), followed by one year house job and 2-4 year postgraduate programs in clinical/basic sciences.

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