Collaborative Out Reach Oral Health Care Awareness Drive- First
An oral health screening awareness drive was organized by Department of Public Health Dentistry, SGT Dental College at Government School, Palra village, Haryana in association with IGD NGO funded by DLF foundation. The camp was headed by Dr Abhinav Bhargava (Senior Lecturer) along with 4 interns and 1 attendant. 49 patients including school children were examined. Patients who required treatment were referred to SGT University for further treatment. Gramin Health card and oral health education material was also distributed among patients. School children were explained about tooth brushing techniques and were given demonstrations for the same. The purpose of the Oral Health screening camp was to create awareness among the community and make them understand the importance of oral health care.