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Dr. D.Y. Patil Dental College & Hospital

Oral health screening camp

Thursday, May 02, 2019 |Mental Hospital, Yerawada |Health Camp/ Medical Camp/ Diagnostic Camp


Oral Healthscreening camp was conducted for the inmates of the mental hospital atYerawada, Pune. The general observation was that the inmates have severeperiodontal disease and abundance of calculus. Dental caries was minimal. Itwas noted that the inmates use finger and toothpowder to clean their teeth oncea day.

A group ofco-operative inmates have been identified for further treatment. Dr PradnyaKakodkar, Prof in the department of Public Health Dentistry along with internsNeha and Sneha participated in the camp.

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