Oakridge International School organised two days dental check-up camp at its campus. A team of dentists including Dr Shikha MDS Orthodontics & Dr Sandeep M.D.S_Endo Dontist check-up the students . The check-up process included a comprehensive check-up for making an estimation of the students ’s oral health condition .The main emphasis was on educating students about common dental ailments, especially stressing on tooth decay and gum diseases and measures to prevent from them. The students were highlighted about the eating patterns and food choices which cause tooth decay.
The doctors also highlighted about the possible formation of harmful acid which develops when bacteria and plaque get in contact with sugar in the mouth which ultimately results in tooth decay. It involved a thorough examination of teeth, gums and mouth to prevent minor problems from becoming major ones. Principal, Oakridge School, Ramanjit Ghuman said that routine dental appointments are imperative to help the children to maintain a healthy smile for now and in the years to come. According to her The main objective of medical camp was to spread general awareness about clean drinking water, common hygiene.