Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Medicine

Oral Medicine is the specialty of dentistry that sits at the interface between medicine and dentistry. This specialty had its origins in dentistry, but has evolved to formally encompass medical aspects of oro-facial care. Oral Medicine includes the diagnosis, medical treatment and research into conditions/disease of the oral cavity, face (including facial pain), Salivary glands and all those systemic diseases that may manifest orally.