Department of Shalakya Tantra
(Ophthalmology, ENT and Oral Cavity & Dentistry in Ayurveda)
1) Teaching Department
Department of Shalakya Tantra is one of the clinical departments that teach and train the students of 3rd professional of B.A.M.S. course about the basics of Ophthalmology, ENT and Oral Cavity & Dentistry in Ayurveda aspects given in Ayurveda as well as modern concepts at their level. It is also studied at the post graduate and doctoral level. The main focus of study is to get aware the students regarding the fundamental of these diseases,. The approach of students is also shaped toward the various modern tools and techniques of investigation and latest ultra-modern information regarding the general procedures and also by minimal access techniques like laparoscopy, endoscopy, ERCP, etc.. It is also imparted to student the strict discipline and management of operation theatre and live demonstration of human parts and their handling during operation. The knowledge of ancient principles of longevity of Ayurveda in regard to these diseases, their treatment and betterment of patients is also to be taught during their course.
2) Clinical department
Shalakya Tantra, a clinical department of 3rd professional is meant to pursue the integration of wisdom of Ayurveda and recent medical researchers in order to address the present and future medical needs in the fields of Ophthalmology, ENT & Head, and Oral Cavity & Dentistry… The hospital services, including clinical training to Ayurveda students, are part of its teaching modalities.