community dentistry

com·mu·ni·ty den·tis·try

public health dentistry, with an academic base, emphasizing the professional obligation to foster the delivery of prevention, education, and care to populations.

com·mu·ni·ty den·tis·try

(kŏ-myūni-tē dentis-trē)
Public health dentistry, with an academic base, emphasizing the professional obligation to foster the delivery of prevention, education, and care to populations.
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Basic Dental Sciences will cover community dentistry, oral biology, oral pathology, forensic odontology, dental pharmacology and therapeutics, Dental materials and Behavioural Sciences.
The clinical specialties in dentistry includes Orthodontics, Endodontic, Oral Maxillofacial Surgery (OMFS), Periodontics, Peadodontics, Restorative dentistry, Prosthodontics while basic science includes Dental Materials, Oral Biology, Community Dentistry and Oral Pathology.
He expressed satisfaction that AIDM is engaged in the activities of community dentistry and charity by working in the localities of less privileged segment of the society and promoting awareness about oral dental hygiene in the public sector schools.
He expressed his satisfaction that AIDM is engaged in the activities of community dentistry. Earlier in his welcome address, Prof Dr.
The Department of Community Dentistry LUMHS under supervision of Assistant Professor Dr Nida Talpur also arranged an Oral Health Awareness Camp at the school of LUMHS Colony to educate the students to maintain their oral health.
Prof Haq started several new public health programmes at KMU, including PhD in public health, family medicine, community dentistry, diabetes, epidemiology, and established KP public health reference laboratory and business incubation centre.
Based on the copy of the policy that circulated online, pregnant students are prohibited from enrolling in Clinical Dentistry subjects and other programs deemed dangerous for the mother and child such as Roentgenology, Anesthesiology, Endodontics, Hospital Dentistry and Community Dentistry. Students who will get pregnant during the semester are required to drop the subjects or file a leave of absence.
I hope to work in community dentistry so that I have a way to give back and help.
Community dentistry and oral epidemiology, 1999; 27 (2): 109-116.
KARACHI -- Baqai Medical University students along with residents of Gadap Town participated in an awareness walk organized by university's Department of Community Dentistry to commemorate World Oral Health Day.
Support and training through transferral of skills from general to community dentistry (if needed) will be provided.
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