Message from the Head of the Endodontics Study Program

Nurhayaty Natsir, drg., Ph.D.,  Sp.KG (K)


Assalamualaikum Warohmatullohi Wabarokatuh

Praise and gratitude to Allah SWT, that by His grace and power, Endodontic Specialist Program, Faculty of Dentistry, Hasanuddin University was able to be established since 2010 to contribute in the field of dental and oral health for the community, nation and state.

Greetings. I’m drg. Nurhayaty Natsir, Ph.D, Sp.KG(K) as Chair of Endodontic Specialist Program, Faculty of Dentistry, Hasanuddin University, Makassar warmly welcomes you.Since our establishment in 2010 we have accepted 13 batches of students, and produced 58 Endodontic Specialists who are absorbed as professional workers in various hospitals and clinics, both public and private in various regions of the archipelago.Endodontic Specialist Program is here to provide comprehensive solutions for scientific development in the field of dental and oral health in general and in the field of endodontic specialized in particular.Endodontic Specialist Program is part of the Faculty of Dentistry, Hasanuddin University, recognized as grade B based on Indonesian Accreditation Agency For Higher Education In Health (IAAHEH/LAM-PTKes) on March 5th, 2017, valid until March 4th, 2022. Decree number: 0086/LAM-PTKes/Akr/Spe/III/2017 ( To create a quality study program, in line with the Vision and Mission of the University and the Faculty, Endodontic Specialist Program has a vision: “To become a Endodontic Specialist Program with a superior maritime character and produce Endodontic Specialist who are ethical and virtuous in accordance with national standards and international perspective”.

To realize this vision, the mission is formulated as follows, first: to organize a student-centered learning process to produce endodontic specialist graduates who excelent in science and technology and fear God Almighty, secondly to conduct research that focuses on superior study programs. in the development of maritime materials to be used in dental and oral health services, especially in the field of endodontic specialist and finally in carrying out community service with promotive, preventive, curative and rehabilitative approaches in the field of endodontic specialists. The objectives of the Endodontic Specialist program are to improve the quality of endodontic specialist education services; improve the quality of research results and the competitiveness of endodontic specialist graduates as well as increase the productivity and creativity of community service programs based on endodontic specialist services.The Endodontic Specialist Program has advantages in the fields of research and community service based on maritime continents, as well as excellence in the field of endodontic surgery expertise. Supported by the latest facilities and technology that support specialist practice processes such as microscopes, endomotors, apex locators, rotary instruments, ultrasonic endodontics and many more.The educational curriculum of the Endodontic Specialist Program has been designed in accordance with the curriculum standards of the Indonesian Endodontic Collegium to shape the personality of a dentist who specializes in specialist hard skills, is capable of soft skills, and has high ethical attitudes and behavior.

Teaching and education are carried out by permanent lecturers who hold 2nd Degree of Endodontic Specialist (consultant) and doctoral degrees from well-known universities both at domestically and abroad, and have extensive experience in endodontic practices. The learning method is directed to become Student Centered Learning, which means that students are learning objects and lecturers are learning facilitators, so it is hoped that the learning method can provide understanding and learning experiences for students.

Teaching is carried out as part of the Tridharma of Higher Education and is supported by adequate and strong facilities and infrastructure. With the emergence of various opportunities and opportunities, we hope that Endodontic Specialist Program can continue to advance and contribute to all parties.

Finally, may Allah SWT, the Almighty God bless, bless, and protect our every step, Amen Ya Rabbal Alamiin

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