Dr. Ishrat-ul-Ebad Khan Institute of Oral Health Sciences (DIKIOHS) was established in the year 2006, as per vision of the honorable Vice Chancellor for the enhancement of academic excellence, increase of human resource and provision of excellent community health care. DIKIOHS is the most modern Institute of Pakistan that is fully equipped with the latest equipment’s and health care facilities and supervised by highly qualified dental surgeons that are scarcely found anywhere.
This tremendous growth of the Institute proves that it will flourish in future at a very brisk rate to establish its fame in research, academics and community health care delivery system so that it can be at the top rating list of universities on the globe.
Dr. Ishrat-Ul-Ebad Khan Institute of Oral Health Sciences (DIKIOHS) currently has:
- 1. The Dental College offering BDS degree.
- 2. The Dental Hospital for public.
- 3. The Postgraduate Training and Research Center.
- 4. School of Dental Auxiliary Sciences.
The Dental College
The Dental College for imparting under-graduate dental education leading to the degree of Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS), fulfilling the requirements of the Pakistan Medical &Dental Council (PM&DC).
A subject specialist with supporting staff heads each department. This college is one of the four in the country, which has been permitted to enroll 100 undergraduate dental students every year.
The Dental Hospital
The Dental Hospital, with 125 dental chairs, has 9 out-patient Departments, namely Oral Diagnosis, Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Radiology, Periodontology, Prosthodontics, Crown & Bridge, Orthodontics and Operative Dentistry, and procedures, including extraction of teeth, filling, root canal, capping and emergency oral treatment are offered.
The clinical work at the hospital is augmented by best practice, good sterilization protocols and requisite gadgetry. All its departments are provided with material and equipment, which are further provided to patients at minimum cost.
The Post Graduate Training and Research Centre
Post Graduate Training and Research Centre of DIKIOHS is providing fellowship (FCPS) training at the Departments of Orthodontics, Prosthodontics, Oral Surgery and Operative Dentistry after being recognized by College of Physicians & Surgeon (CPSP).
Post Graduate Training and Research Centre of DIKIOHS is providing Residency (MDS) training at the Departments of Orthodontics, Prosthodontics, Oral Surgery, Operative Dentistry, Community Dentistry, Oral Pathology, Oral Biology, Science of Dental Materials after being recognized by Pakistan Medical & Dental Council (PM&DC).
School of Dental Auxiliary Sciences
School of Dental Auxiliary Sciences of Dow University aims to produce Dental Technologists, Hygienists and other Dental Auxiliaries to meet the demands of new and more sophisticated Dental Care system in Pakistan, besides providing trained work force to ever-increasing Dental Surgeons.