Department of Community & Preventive Dentistry, Ziauddin College of Dentistry, Ziauddin University under the supervision of Dr.Sidra Mohiuddin (Assistant Professor & HOD) along with Dr.Abeeha Batool Zaidi, Dr.Khizra Rehman, Dr.Mahnoor Moiz, Dr.Waqas Jadoon, House officers and BDS second year students organized an IN-HOUSE FREE DENTAL CAMP on 22th July 2019, Monday. The team of students and house officers was divided in to three groups; each group was supervised by senior & trained faculty member of the department. They visited College of Pharmacy, College of Rehabilitation Sciences and College of Speech Language and Hearing Sciences, Ziauddin University. A total of 150 students were screened by dental students and house officers, moreover house officers were also involved in giving advice regarding medications and referrals to respective department according to the need of student.
In addition dental health education focusing on oral hygiene instructions, proper brushing techniques, importance of healthy food and regular dental checkups were disseminated to the students. At the end of each examination sample Colgate toothpastes were given to all students. We are grateful to Colgate Pakistan for their ready cooperation and support in spreading oral health awareness.