7 Nov 2017
National tooth brushing Day
In observance of National Tooth brushing Day, Dental treatment camps were organized by the Department of Public Health Dentistry of RRDCH over a period of one week (starting on 07-11-2011), in association with Pepsodent (Hindustan Unilever Ltd.) at multiple locations, namely:
1.Channasandra (Urban Health Centre),
2.Chinnakurchi (Government Primary School)
3.Gollahalli (Government Primary School)
4.Chunchunkuppe (Government Primary School)
5.Kengeri (Krishna Chaitanya Special School for Mentally challenged children)
Demonstration of correct method of tooth brushing using models and reinforcement of the same was carried out by encouraging the participants to demonstrate the tooth brushing technique that was taught to them. Distribution of free toothpastes that were provided by Pepsodent (Hindustan Unilever Ltd.) was done after the treatment procedures were completed in the camps.
Around 500 patients were benefitted from this event.