PESHAWAR: The Khyber university of Dentistry has turn out to be the first public region institute of the united states of america to offer imparting training in Periodontology after securing accreditation from the college of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan (CPSP) for FCPS element-II training.

The Periodontology branch of Khyber college of Dentistry (KCD) has been completely accredited by way of the CPSP for Fellow of university of Physicians and Surgeons (FCPS) part II schooling. Associate Professor Dr Tariq Ali Khan has been permitted as a manager for training in Periodontology.

The Periodontology branch turned into set up in KCD round 39 years in the past. It has now been geared up with lasers, microsurgical gadgets and Cone-beam computed tomographic (CBCT) system.

This department provides fundamental periodontal treatments at the side of some advanced tactics such as implants, periodontal plastic surgical procedures, gummy smile corrections and guided tissue regeneration.

In 2018, after a chain of visits of the Pakistan scientific and Dental Council (PMDC) groups to the KCD scientific teaching institute (MTI), its seats were more suitable from 50 to 80.

published within the express Tribune, January 20th, 2019.