It is located on Guntur - Tenali state highway, just 3.5 Kms from Guntur central bus station and half Km away from Calcutta - Chennai National Highway 5.
The college has excellent full time teaching faculty under the leadership of Dr. L. Krishna Prasad, the Dean of the College. He along with other key faculty members are devoting their precious time for the development of the institution and for the welfare of the students. The college has a state-of-the-art infrastructure facilities and is rated one of the best.
The college has international student and faculty exchange programs with: Rutgers School of Dental Medicine, USA; Faculty of Dentistry, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong; MAHSA University, Malaysia; The Faculty of Dentistry of Prince of Songkla University, Thailand.
The college has a strategic tie-up with Ramesh Hospitals, Guntur and NRI Medical College & Hospital for clinical and pre-clinical training for its students.
To provide high quality educational programs and encourage high quality innovative teaching and learning in a flourishing research environment.
To operate a learning, teaching and assessment system which allows students to acquire and/or develop the knowledge and skills appropriate to their chosen career pathway.
To maintain and develop strong connections with the regional, national and international communities to maximize new opportunities.
Our core purpose is to improve oral health and thereby the overall quality of life by contributing fundamental knowledge, excellence, and leadership.
Our motto – ‘Service, Knowledge & Kindness’ is practiced to the fullest extent by the faculty and students who meticulously work in the respective arenas with diligence, dedication and devotion.
Service – Care through community service and outreach programs, particularly in the rural areas.
Knowledge – Commitment to excellence in dental education, to innovation in charting the future course of dental medicine, to the pursuit and advancement of intellectual discovery, and to the application of new knowledge.
Kindness – Dedication to attain the highest standards of patient care, meeting the dental needs of its local community, and contribute to the advancement of global issues.
We are committed to being a research-led Institution, valuing knowledge and learning for their own sake as well as for the social and economical benefits they offer;
We are committed to the communication of knowledge and learning, through an environment in which leading academic staff teach and engage in dissemination of knowledge to a broader community;
We seek to recruit and develop staff and students of the highest quality, recognizing that people are our primary resource;
We respect the academic freedom of all staff and students that they might confidently engage in leading-edge and innovative knowledge creation and debate;
We are committed to promoting diversity and equality of opportunity for all staff and students;
We will ensure that our activities are carried out ethically and to the highest standards.
SIDS is recognized by the Dental Council of India and the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Govt. of India and is affiliated to Dr. Y.S.R University of Health Sciences, one of the finest universities in Health Care Education. SIDS has been the first choice for graduate and post graduate dental education for aspiring students offering them high quality education and training.
The faculty at SIDS comprises of leaders in the profession, outstanding clinicians, and teachers of national and international repute. Few faculty members are in the executive committees of international and national professional bodies, few are serving as editors of various dental journals and as members of the Board of Studies of the University. Under the tutelage of highly trained and productive teaching faculty, the students acquire a solid foundation in preparation for their future roles as quality oral health care professionals. The knowledge and the skills acquired at SIDS allow the students to diagnose, manage, and prevent various oral health problems while exercising empathy and professionalism all the way.
Situated very near to Guntur city, the college has the benefit of a large pool of patients who seek oral health care at its clinics. Other training opportunities in patient care include scheduled postings to affiliated hospitals and participation in outreach activities. The institution has collaborations with many prestigious national and international institutions.
Since its foundation, SIDS has been committed to excellence in education, patient care, research, and community service. With each incoming class we rededicate ourselves to the achievement of these goals. I look forward to your contribution in our success.
Dr. L. Krishna Prasad, M.D.S., Dean
Former Member - Dental Council of India
Former President - Indian Dental Association (National)
Former Standing Committee Member – FDI (World Dental Federation)