DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH DENTISTRY

 

FACULTY

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Professor and In Charge

Dr. Mayur Kaushik

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Lecturer

Dr. Sanchit Pradhan

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Lecturer

Dr. Meetika Pahuja

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Tutor

Dr. Syed Md. Akif

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Tutor

Dr. Nimit Singh

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Demonstrator

Dr. Smriti Rohilla


The Department Public Health Dentistry is responsible for organization camps in various village and schools of Meerut district. The camp treatment is rendered in a fully functional mobile dental van which is equipped with an electronic dental chair, ultrasonic scaler, filling instrument & materials. Preliminary dental treatment is rendered in the mobile dental van and for more complex treatment procedures, the patients are referred to the dental college.

Currently, four satellite dental clinic are functional under this department:
Satellite Clinic no. 1-Medical OPD, ChatrapatiShivajiSubharti Hospital, Meerut.
Satellite Clinic No. 2- District Jail, Meerut City.
Satellite Clinic No. 3- Khajuri P.H.C., Meerut.
Satellite Clinic No. 4- Sarawani P.H.C., Meerut.

LIST OF WORLD HEALTH DAYS BEING ORGANIZED BY THE DEPARTMNET:

4THFeb : World Cancer Day
6th March: Dentist Day
7TH April: World Health Day
8TH May: World Red Cross Day
28TH May: International Women’s Health Day
31ST May: World No-Tobacco Day
14TH June: World Blood Donor Day
28TH July: World Hepatitis Day
1ST August: National Oral Hygiene Day
12TH Sept: World Oral Health Day
1ST Oct: Senior Citizen Day
14TH Nov: World Diabetes Day
1ST Dec: World AIDS Day

Following days were celebrated in Subharti Dental College:

28th May 2011: International Women’s Health Day

Free Dental check up and treatment was carried out for all woman patients.

31st May 2011: No Tobacco Day

An oral cancer detection clinic ( OCDC ) was also set up on the occasion which will run on every Wednesday in the Oral Medicine department.

14th June 2011: Blood Donation Day

A total of 97 students and faculty members of Subharti Dental College and Hospital donated blood.

1st August 2011: Oral Hygiene Day

A lecture of patient motivation to improve the oral hygiene was given to patients and samples of mouthwashes/ toothpastes were also distributed free of cost.

12th September 2011: World Oral Health Day

Free Oral Health check up and treatment was rendered free of cost for 85 patients.

1st October 2011: National Senior Citizen’s Day

A lecture on the partial and complete denture was given. All senior citizens who visited the OPD were given 50 % rebate on the dental treatment and the laboratory charges. A total of 33 senior citizens benefited from the programme.

10th November 2011: World Immunization Day

A total of 250 people benefited from this programme which included immunization against hepatitis and tetanus.