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September 8, 2019 News News

8 In 10 Children In India Suffer From Oral Health Problems: Study

by Express Healthcare News

A new national study by KANTAR IMRB for Colgate-Palmolive (India) revealed that at least 8 out of ten children in India suffer from oral health issues, underscoring the need for immediate action. Some of the major oral health problems found

August 13, 2019 News News

Dental Surgeons In India To Wear Black Badges Today

by The Tribune India

Dental surgeons across Haryana will bear black badges from August 13 to 17 in protest against the Finance Department not approving their long-pending demands. The decision was taken by the state executive committee of the Haryana Civil Dental Surgeons Association

July 24, 2019 News DentistryNews

Are Mushrooming Private Colleges Creating A Surplus of Dentists?

by News Click

Thanks to mushrooming private dental colleges in India, more dental graduates are being created than there is demand for, as the metros, smaller cities and towns are already saturated. As for rural areas, oral healthcare is not an area of

July 15, 2019 News DentistryNews

A First For India – Two South Asian’s Head Two Of The World’s Largest Dental Organizations

by Academy of General Dentistry

On November 4, 2018, Dr. Neil J. Gajjar of Canada became the first South Asian and youngest president of the Academy of General Dentistry, the world’s largest dental organization for general dentists with over 40,000 members. Dr. Gajjar, who was

May 25, 2011 News General News

A Pictorial History of Dentistry – tip of the hat to Dr. Emmott (he’s Canadian you know)

by ken

Dentistry go it’s start in the Indus Valley between India and Pakistan.  Given the current political state in that region; it’s amazing it has thrived, but nonetheless….As well, until the 16th century,dentists per se didn’t exist,they were for the most

May 14, 2011 News Cosmetic DentistryGeneral NewsTrends in Dentistry

India – the Popular Hotspot for Dental Tourism

by ken

Thomas Friedman called it in his book, The World is Flat: A Brief History of the 21st Century.  From Worldental.org – India has always been an interesting and at the same time fascinating tourist spot for people from all over the

November 25, 2010 News General News

What’s all this fuss about tooth ache – NOW TUSK ACHE!!!….

by ken

Devidasan was delighted that five years of tusk ache had finally come to an endBy Sivaramakrishnan Parameswaran Continue reading the main story Dentists in the Indian state of Kerala say they have successfully repaired a working elephant‘s cracked tusk in