Vydehi Institute of Dental Sciences
Public health dentistry

Preventive and Community Dentistry Department

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Overview

Public Health Dentistry is one of the 9 specialties of dentistry in India. It is the science and art of preventing oral and dental diseases and promoting the oral and dental health as well as general health of people in the community.  It serves the community as a patient rather than as an individual. The Department of Public Health Dentistry is concerned with the dental health education of the people in community, with applied dental research and the administration of group dental care programmes as well as the prevention and control of dental diseases of school going children. The Public Health dentist have broad knowledge and skills in program administration, research methods, the prevention and control of diseases and providing dental care services for both school children and people in the community.


Why Choose us?
Essential state public health services to promote oral health in our community.

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