Govt. College of Dentistry, Indore(M.P.)

  Govt. College of Dentistry,Indore (M.P.)......


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The College of Dentistry is the only Goverment Dental College in the state of M.P. which was established in 1961with the dental department of M.Y. Hospital and Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Medical College, Indore.It started functioning in the Medical college Building as Dental wing continued to do so till 1966.The new building was constructed at an approximate cost of 4.5 lakhs and was formally inaugurated by the Union Health Minister Smt. Sushila Nayar in September, 1966. The Dental college and Hospital shifted to the new building with the status of an independent Institution under the administrative control of a separate Principal.
This is the only Dental college in Madhya Pradesh. Prior to the establishment of the College of Dentistry. Indore. Dental education had no mark in the professional education programme of the State Government of Madhya Pradesh. The provision of dental services were limited to very few hospital attached to the Medical college and Hospital existing at that time. Dentistry used to be taught as a minor subject to the Medical student as part of their curriculum. However along with the expansion of public Health education and service throughout the country in post independence years, the necessity of improving the status of dental education  and health service was postulated. the scope of Dentistry as an independent profession had already been established in advance countries. Keeping pace with the recommendation of Bhore Committee report 1946, the state Government of Madhya Pradesh was moved and convinced of the establishment of a dental institution to cater to the need of trained dental surgeon and Dental auxiliary personnel for adequate dental care of the public. 
The being the only dental institution in Madhya Pradesh. it attracts patients from all corners of the State and neighbouring areas. The average number of patients treated in this hospital in about 80,000 per year.
This College is affiliated to the University of Indore, Indore since its establishment in 1965.Indore University in now renamed ad Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya. The course, curriculum and examination are prescribed by the Faculty of Dentistry.
The design of the building is of L shape and consist of ground floor,1st and II nd floor. Building is divided in two section-
College cum administrative block:-
Administrative block provides the accommodation for principal’s office, college office, two lecture theaters, museum, library for student and Faculty, Professor’s room, Staff room, Ladies common room etc.
Hospital block:-Ground floor of the hospital block provide the accommodation for the patients registration counter and reception room, Oral diagnosis and, Radiology clinic, Oral Surgery clinic, Operation theater, recovery room, Orthodontia clinic, Orthodontia Laboratory.



Ground Floor :- On the ground floor there is out patient department(O.P.D),Oral Diagnosis,Medicin & Dental Radiology,X-Ray room, Oral Surgery department along with opration theater, Boys common room, Administrative office ,including principal chamber are present ,one Lecture hall.

1st Floor :-Pedodontia clinic,Operative Clinic,Operative Laboratory, Prosthetic clinic, Prosthetic Laboratory, Oral and Dental Pathology Laboratory, plaster room, Dental Mechanic’s room , one Lecture hall.

2nd Floor:- Periodontia clinic, and Orthodontia Clinic and Laboratory both under graduate and post graduate classes. An independent Oral Histopathology laboratory,.E- Library with student  and staff separate reading rooms have been provided in second floor.
We are also maintaining regularly an outpatient department under supervision of senior specialist doctors.The institute has following

  • Hospital Block: It is the only one Government Dental College of Madhya Pradesh. It consists of 8 Departments viz. Oral Diagnosis & Radiology, Oral Surgery, Prosthodontics, Pedodontics, Conservative, Orthodontics, Community Dentistry, Periodontics & Oral Pathology & Microbiology. Departments are fully equipped with indigenous as well as imported Dental Chairs, X-Ray machine & OPG, RVG machine etc.. It also has its own dental labs equipped with latest ceramic furnace and induction casting machine. Facilities like testing of blood, urine, sugaretc.are also available.
  • College Block: It is a G+2 storied building consists of all the non clinical departments and lecture halls. Following were the various departments in this block:-

Conservative Dentistry Endodontics









Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthodontics



Oral Medicine and Radiology



Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry



Oral Pathology and Oral Microbiology



Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

  • Administrative Block: It is the landmark building of the institute. It is round in shape having all the administrative sections of the college viz, Dean Office,Admininstrator Office, Board Room, Accounts section, Student section, Store, Museum, Esteblishment, Computer Room etc. with a little auditorium.

  • Library: At present library has area of 7000 sq.ft including separate reading room and has over 3500 books covering all subjects in dentistry as well as medical subjects. There are about 25 internationally acclaimed dental journals and 18 national journals. The library resources include good collection of prescribed textbooks, reference works like handbooks, dictionaries, encyclopedia, audio & videocassettes, 71 CD's related to various dental problems and its treatment. The library extends its facilities through separate reading section and also covers photocopying facility so that the students to increase their knowledge in a spacious set-up.



  • Museum: Well Equipped dental museum has been established in the institute.



  • Hostel: Separate Hostel for boys and girls are available with a capacity of 200 and 400 intakes respectively. The accommodation is well furnished with bed, mattress, wardrobe, table and chair etc.