The Lahore Medical & Dental College of Dentistry aims to produce dental graduates who have the education and hands on training to practice dentistry across the globe.
Our dental program is headed by Professor Muhammad Rafique Chatta who offers decades of experience in clinical and administrative work. Compared to other dental institutions in Pakistan, our dental faculty is proud to offer the most experienced and educated environment in the country to our students giving them a international level of education and hands on training.
The dental section at LMDC is fully equipped with the state of the art equipment including 125 dental units, phantom head laboratories, OPG machines, operation instruments, dental materials laboratories, and more.
Our dental departments include Oral Biology & Tooth Morphology, Science of Dental Materials, Community Dentistry and Oral Pathology while the basic subjects of Anatomy, Physiology, Biochemistry, Pharmacology, Pathology and Behavioral Sciences are taught by the faculty of medical side.
The clinical departments in the College of Dentistry consist of Periodontology, Oral Medicine, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Prosthodontics, Operative Dentistry, Orthodontics and Oral Diagnosis. These on-campus dental clinics offer our students hands on experience that rivals any dental facility in Pakistan or across the world. Our clinics are heavily attended by the general public and give students the chance to view, diagnose, and treat a vast array of dental cases on a daily basis. This pairing of dental education along with didactic training offers an unparallel level of education by letting our students take what they have learned in their first two years of study and apply that to real world scenarios by working directly with patients under the supervision of our senior dentists.
We are proud to note that many of our dental graduates have gone on to complete their National Board Dental examinations in the US along with Doctor of Dental Surgery degrees from prestigious universities such as New York College of Dentistry, University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, Kings College in the UK to name a few.
Our College of Dentistry aims to provide our students the skill sets required to not only complete examinations with the highest of results but also to be skilled in actual hands on dental procedures and develop successful global careers in dentistry.