Oral Medicine is the field of clinical dentistry that treats various diseases occurring in the oral and maxillofacial area through medical treatment. Diseases covered in the Oral Medicine specialty include temporomandibular disorders, oral-facial pain, oral mucosal diseases, dry mouth, bad breath, taste disorders, oral movement disorders, snoring, and sleep apnea. The discipline also deals with the dental care of systemic patients and the dental application of lasers. Through courses in forensic medicine and in health and medical regulations, students will acquire knowledge and literacy as healthcare professionals.
- Professor / Kim, Byung-Gook
- Professor / Kim, Jae-Hyung
- Assistant Professor / Im, Yeong-Gwan