A Child handled well, in a dental setting, would turn out to be a marvelous patient in future. Pediatric Dentistry goes a long way not only in instilling positive attitude in children but also in changing the perspective of the society towards dentistry. So it is no exaggeration to say that Pediatric Dentistry sets a bench mark for the Dental institution. Pediatric Dentistry is a distinct branch of dentistry which deals with treating children from infancy through adolescence including those with special health care needs.

“Children may not speak but they may bite, they may not tell but may cry”. Managing children is easily said than done. The adage “If milk teeth go sour, permanent teeth will go foul” stresses the importance of Pediatric Dentistry

The vision of the Department includesTeaching, Service and Research. Our teaching program is designed to provide the dental students with exemplary experience in managing the dental care needs of children. Ourstaff and students develop a friendly rapport with the child and we believe in “Win the child and make wonders happen”.
The Department provides a child friendly environment with a spacious waiting parlour and an attractive aquarium. Pediatric dental chairs, cartoon studded clinical area, fascinating toys and winsome gifts make the children spell-bounded. We are equipped with advanced instruments. Rotary handpiece, apex locator, pulp tester,thermoplasticised GP unit to name a few. We have both conventional radiography and RVG and intra oral camera in a separate chamber. In addition, we have a separate pre-clinical lab, a top-quality sterilization room and a discussion room for the UGs. The Department library houses numerous books of national and international authors and various journals.Our students have been winning laurels regularly in various conferences including the specialty conferences. Our team renders qualified and integrated dental care with utmost dedication which sets us apart from other institutions.
We offer services like restorative and preventive care, trauma care, minor surgical proceduresand early orthodontic care for children.Regular screening and treatment camps at schools are rendered through the mobile dental van, a feather in the cap of SRDCH. We strongly believe inSchool Dental Health Education and practice it ardently. We also specialize in treating special children and treating children underGeneral Anesthesia and get referral patients from the city and far. Our motto is “Catch them young”. We follow the rule “Start early, plan for prevention and treat in the initial stages “. Dentistry is not just drilling and filling, so we also concentrate on reducing fear and anxiety and to make the overall clinical experience satisfactory.