Call Us : + 91- 7104 - 306100
Email : vspmdcrcnagpur@gmail.com
 
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH DENTISTRY
Overview
Brief Information About Department
The Department of Public Health Dentistry headed by Dr Harish L. Tibdewal aims to develop proficiency in community diagnosis, assessment of oral health needs, developing and planning strategies to meet those needs and to manage and deliver oral health services at the doorstep of the rural and the underprivileged sections of the community.
The Department of Public Health Dentistry is the buffer between the community and the Institution, and has a state-of-the-art air conditioned mobile dental clinic.
Services
  • Root canal treatment started in the Department.
  • Glass Ionomer Fillings as a part of Atraumatic Restorative Treatment.
  • Composite restorations as part of Esthetic treatment.
  • Pit and fissure sealants procedures on a preventive aspect.
  • Topical Fluoride Application.
  • Complete Oral prophylaxis.
Activities
Year 2016
  • Total 86 camps till the month of Nov. 2016.
  • Camps are routinely conducted in various urban and rural areas to provide diagnostic and
    primary dental care services to the needy patients.
  • Schools are adopted where regular dental check up and preventive services are provided.
  • Villages Issasani and Bazargaon are adopted where treatment facilities are availed.
  • Besides other schools in the vicinity are regularly screened.
 
Special camps:
  • Denture camp at Vruddhashram, Aadhasa
  • A free denture camp was organized at Matoshri Vruddhashram Aadhasa in collaboration with the Department of Prosthodontics.
  • Oral health awareness and dental checkup and treatment camp at Central Jail, Nagpur in the month of March 16 and July 16.
Special Day celebration:
No Tobacco Day 31st May
  • An exhibition of Posters, Models were organized at VSPM’S Dental College Premises.
  • It was inaugurated by Hon. Shri Ranjeet Deshmukh, and Hon.Dean Mam Dr. Usha Radke
  • The organization was in association with Department Of Oral Pathology.
Tree plantation programme, 22nd June 16.. Environment day
  • Tree plantation is a fulfilling opportunity to do something good for the environment and benefit from positive health and wellbeing outcomes. In view of this.. native trees, shrubs were planted helping to beautify Digdoh areas.
Tiranga March Rally was organized on 20th Aug 16 as per the directives of Hon. Registrar, S.W.A Division.MUHS, Nashik
Swachha Bharat Abhiyaan was organized on 20th Aug 16 as per the directives of Hon. Registrar, S.W.A Division.MUHS, Nashik
Blood Donation Camp - Voluntary Blood Donation Day was celebrated 14th June 16 in collaboration with Blood Bank, NKP SIMS and LMH to bring the great changes in the society in order to follow the life-saving measures and prevent the serious illness caused by the violence and injury, child birth related complications, road traffic accidents and many more conditions.
N.S.S Unit of the Department : Various general, social and Oral awareness programmes were undertaken by the Department in the rural segment of Jalalkheda in the year 2016..Viz..
  • Oral health awareness and education i.e.”Vysan mukti abhiyaaan” rally, Dental health check up, Importance of clean water and its purification and preservation process, Family planning, Importance of Voting, Increase of Voting Percentage Power, Pulse Polio Immunization programme awareness and Importance of Yoga in leaving Healthy Life.. etc..
Mobile Dental Van – Dentistry at Door steps..
  • A fully furnished Mobile Dental Van with well equipped two dental chairs along with a team of trained Dental surgeons are providing oral care services in the inaccessible areas at their door steps there by promoting and nurturing good will about our Institution.
Future perspectives:
  • Under the supervision of Hon. Dean Mam.. Department is organizing various mega camps and conducting several outreach activities viz. Oral cancer awareness under the head “ Cancer Mukt Abhiyaan” at: Katol constituency, Saoner constituency.
 
Go to Top
 
© 2015 VSPM Dental College & Research Center Nagpur. All rights reserved.