National Dental College & Hospital was established in 1999 at village Gulabgarh, Dera Bassi, situated one km off the NH 22 i.e. Chandigarh – Delhi Highway by Medical Educational and Rural Welfare Society (Regd.). It is a charitable NGO which is fully committed to selfless service to human kind being served by dedicated retired Army Officers who have essential missionary zeal. The college admitted 1st batch of Bachelor of Dental Surgery in 2000.
The College is approved for Under Graduate and Post Graduate studies and affiliated to Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, Faridkot. It is also recognized both by Dental Council of India and Govt. of India and Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, New Delhi for 100 seats in BDS and 13 seats in MDS course in four specialties of PG studies namely Conservative Dentistry, Periodontics, Pedodontics and Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery. MDS course is for three years and our first batch of MDS passed in June 2010.
The College Management Committee is headed by Lt. Col. Gurbir Singh Sandhu (Retd.) as the Chairman. Dr. Kulbir Singh Sandhu (Member) is vigorously pursuing and guiding academic activities of the College. The College runs its own Multi- Specialty 100 bedded Hospital with Medicine and Surgery as Main Departments. Guided and funded mostly by NRIs, Doctors and Army Officers.
Sprawled in the area of seven (07) acres with open and natural ambiance, the College has well designed departments, well equipped laboratories, well stocked and computerized library, emergency clinic running round the clock, modern operation theater, guest house and well maintained lawns. The College is proud of its highly qualified and research oriented experienced faculty and well organized and proficient management.