Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics

Orthodontics is the branch of Dentistry that deals with correction of tooth and jaw mal-positions, in children and adults, thereby, improving esthetics along with function.Department of Orthodontics at H. P. Government Dental College & Hospital Shimla meets the needs of education at undergraduate and postgraduate level, patient care and research in field of Orthodontics. MDS in orthodontics has started in 2006 with intake capacity of two students, one each for All India and State quota. Department is treating malocclusion and Dentofacial deformity with the help of removable, fixed and orthopedics appliances to provide esthetic and functional balance to Dentofacial region. Department is actively involved in management of deformity caused in Cleft Lip and Palate patients in collaboration of Plastic Surgery Department.

Treatments Offered
List Of Faculty Members & Others
Name Designation Phone Email
Dr K.S Negi Professor & Head 9418022603  
Dr Sankalp Sood Professor (D) 9418454401  
Dr Monika Mahajan Assistant Professor 9418492013  
Dr Dimple Chainta Assistant Professor (D) 9418434061  
Dr Nishant Negi Assistant Professor (D) 9418467741  
Mr Sunil Chauhan Dental Hygeinist (D/H)    
Miss Deepika Dental Mechanic (D/M)    
Mrs Vijay Kumari Peon