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The West China Hospital of Stomatology is known as the oldest stomatological hospital in China. The hospital is consistently at the top of hospitals in the nation. We provide high-quality patient care and services in out-patient section of 16 clinical departments, 4 medical technological departments, and one general dental care room with 310 dental units and in-patient section of department of head and neck tumor sugery, department of trauma and plastic surgery, department of orthognathic surgery and department of cheilopalatognathus surgery with 200 beds, ICU and 7 operation rooms. The hospital takes care for 2 million out-patients and admits 80 thousand in-patients annually, with about 40 thousand operations performed each year.
The hospital provides full range of sophisticated diagnostic and therapeutic care in virtually every specialty and subspecialty of oral diseases. They includes: temporomandibular joint (TMJ) endoscopy; chemical treatment for malignant tumor combined with microwave heating; combined dissection of craniomaxillofacial surgery for malignant tumor in the head and neck region; computer-aided design and computer-aided manufacturing (CAD-CAM) for prosthetic dentistry, implant dentistry; serial treatment which combines Chinese and Western medicine for endodontic, periodontic diseases and diseases of oral mucosa; computer-aided treatment system for pulpo-periapical diseases; ultrasonic treatment system for endodontic-periodontal diseases; combined treatment of orthodontics and orthognathic surgery; and orthodontic therapy for adolescent malocclusion. The hospital also offers special patients care covering all range of dental care to children, the elderly and the disable.
West China Hospital of Stomatology, Sichuan University has long been known as the base of undertaking the most advanced innovative research in China. Largest hospital-based research programs have been carried out by experts and researchers in our hospital. These programs lead discoveries and breakthroughs in basic and clinical research to serve for patients. Since founding, our hospital has been set goals to train and teaching students and young staffs in science and medicine by offering opportunities to promote their knowledge and experiences, and of course serve for patients at all.