Scientific Sessions

Public Health Dentistry

Dental Public Health (DPH) is a dental speciality that focuses on the prevention of oral illnesses and the promotion of good oral health. Dental public health is concerned with identifying important dental health problems and developing practical solutions to enhance the dental health of populations rather than individuals. The majority of dental diseases may be avoided. Government-sponsored programmes are used to perform public health dentistry, which is primarily directed at students in public schools, with the belief that oral hygiene instruction is the greatest approach to attain greatness. public. The annual visit of a dental practitioner to a school to offer lectures and show correct teeth brushing procedures was the pattern of these programmes in the past.