Chairperson's Message

On behalf of the Periodontics and Community Dentistry Department (PCS), I would like to welcome you to our website.  Our primary goal is to treat periodontal disease and to place and maintain dental implants.  We serve to provide culturally sensitive community oral health care, preventive education, and professional training.  We are committed to educating our students at all levels to become highly competent, ethical, and compassionate oral health care providers for diverse population and practice settings, with a focus on behavioral sciences, professionalism, ethics, cultural awareness, and community dentistry.   We hold ourselves to the highest standard of excellence and ensure that the needs of our students and patients always come first.  We continually update ourselves regarding the best and most current materials and technology available in periodontics. The PCS Department is dedicated to excellence in education, patient care, service, and research.  Our faculty are passionate about developing the dental student who will employ knowledge and technology characterized by compassion, leadership, professionalism, creativity, and service.  Prof. Nahid Y. Ashri

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KSU Holds Virtual Graduation Honoring classes of 1441 -1442
KSU Holds Virtual Graduation Honoring classes of 1441 -1442

  King Saud University celebrated the graduation of the 56th and 57th batches of female graduates (Classes of 1441 and 1442) under the patronage of Her Highness Princess Nora bint Mohammad Al Saud, Wi


King Saud University signed MoU with Arab Red Crescent & Red Cross Organization
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Morning of Wednesday April 14th, 2021, On behalf of HE President of King Saud University (KSU) and under patronage of Prof.


Civil Engineering delegation visit to the Saudi Contractors Authority
Civil Engineering delegation visit to the Saudi Contractors Authority

In continuation of the existing cooperation between the College of Engineering at King Saud University and public and private bodies concerning training students and providing engineering consultancy


Our vision is the leadership, locally and regionally, in education, scientific research and community services

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Our mission is to educate competent students in Periodontics and Community Dentistry, to contribute significantly to scientific research and be committed to community services

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1)Advancement of the educational process to the highest levels and access to the best global standards in this aspect. 2)Provide a high level of clinical training in the specialty of Periodontics , dental implants, and to ensure a high level of training in the specialty of community dentistry. 3)D

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About

The Department of Periodontics and Community Dentistry is one of six major departments of the College of Dentistry at King Saud University. The academic interests of the department include teaching undergraduate courses and graduate courses for a master's degree in the department disciplines and contribution with the Saudi Council for Health Specialties (Saudi Specialty Certificate in Periodontics). Also the department concerns in providing advanced therapeutic health care to the patients in a specialized department clinics, as well as concerns of raising the awareness preventive measures of dental diseases through variety of community projects. programs. The department Symbolized by (NAS) and the number of faculty members is thirty-seven member, divided as follows: four professors and two associate professors and eight assistant professors and five lecturers and eighteen demonstrator , and the department consists of the following divisions

Division of Periodontics.
Division of Community Dentistry.