Report on Oral Health Awareness & Screening Program at MDI, Gurugram on 5-8-17
An oral health awareness and screening activity was organised with the collaboration of NGO Rotary Club Gurugram at MDI (Management Development Institute) Gurugram. The department under guidance of Dr. Shourya Tandon collaborated with Rotary Club, Gurgaon along with help from Dr. Varun Arya. The Dental Check up activity was headed by Dr. Sachin Chand (Associate Professor) along with Dr. Tanvi Bhardwaj (Post Graduate Student), 3 interns and 1 attendant. The program started at 12 pm and continued till 4 pm. Around 50 patients were examined which includes both the students of MDI and workers. Patients who required complex dental treatment were referred to SGT University for further procedures. Along with the Dental Check up toothpaste and toothbrush were also distributed to the needful patients after check up. The session was concluded by Dr. Tanvi on giving oral health education speech to the participated people. The purpose of the Oral Health talk was to create awareness among the community and make them understand the importance of oral health care. Thus, with the efforts of Dental team, NGO Rotary Club Gurugram and the Organizing committee of the SGT University including people who participated wholeheartedly made this activity a big success.