The most important decision for a student is choosing a career. Medicine is one of the noble career choose by students. Medicine is the practice of the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease. It encompasses many health care practices for the prevention and treatment of illness in human beings to maintain and restore their health. There are many branches of medicine such as hematology, chiropody, cytology, bio engineering etc. Dentistry is also one of the branches of medicine. It is the branch of medicine in which a person studies about prevention, diagnosis and treatment of diseases, disorders and conditions of the oral cavity. Oral diseases are one of the major public health problems because of their high incidence and prevalence across the globe. Those doctors who practice dentistry are known as Dentists. A dentist is a health care practitioner who specializes in the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of diseases and conditions of the oral cavity of a person. Dentists are often able to recognize and identify a wide variety of diseases, ranging from hypertension to cancer. They perform trauma surgery, implants, tissue grafts and laser surgery for repairing, restoring and maintaining the teeth, gums and oral tissues that have been lost or damaged due to accidents or diseases. Various colleges have opened U.P in Dental Stream. Kalka Dental College is quite popular name in this field.
There are many colleges for dentistry in India. Some of them are Chhattisgarh Dental College & Research Institute, Sundra; Vaidik Dental College & Research Centre, Daman; Goa Dental College; Maitri College of Dentistry and Research Centre, District. Durg etc. Kalka Dental College, Meerut is one of the leading centre of excellence in oral health education. It is recognized by Dental Council India and affiliated to Chaudhary Charan Singh University. The courses offers by college are BDS, Dental Mechanics, Dental Hygienist, MDS. Transport availability, well equipped classrooms, separate hostels for boys and girls, well stocked and well furnished library. Shree Bankey Bihari Dental College is located in Meerut, Uttar Pradesh. The college provide batch of 100 students every year for undergraduate level. Facilities like library, mess, cafeteria, transport facility, separate boys and girls hostel are available in the college.