World Oral Health Day observed in Gangtok


Gangtok, 21 Mar:

Dental Department under the Department of Health Care, Human Services and Family Welfare, Government of Sikkim observed World Oral Health Day with an Oral Health Camp at Padma Odzer Choeling School in Chongyek, East Sikkim, on 20 Mar, a press release informs.

The theme of the health camp was ‘Say Ahh: Think Mouth Think Health’. The camp had the participation of 382 students from different schools. They were provided free dental examination along with toothpaste and toothbrush.

An interactive session on dental health was also conducted during the health camp.

Later, a Continuous Dental Education on various dental subjects was also organized by the department at a hotel in Gangtok for dental surgeons and staff, reads the release