It is the specialty of dentistry which is primarily concerned with
⦁ Routine dental check up
⦁ Diagnosis and non surgical medical management of ulcerative, vesiculobullous lesions, pre malignant
lesions oral cancer and salivary gland disorders..
⦁ Non-surgical management of medically related disorders conditions affecting oral and maxillofacial
⦁ Oral care of medically complex patients receiving treatment for cancer, Diabetes, Infectious disease etc.,
⦁ Investigations of etiology and pharmacologic management of oral diseases
⦁ Imaging of oral and maxillofacial region.
⦁ Research, clinical experience, and evidence based results are integrated to aid in comprehensive
diagnosis, and management of oral diseases which do not respond to conventional dental treatment
⦁ Oral Management of hospitalized patients with severe systemic diseases such as cardiovascular diseases,
uncontrolled diabetes mellitus and patients with malignancies
⦁ Management of pharmacotherapeutics necessary for treatment of oral and systemic diseases