Community Dentistry Department is a well established department of Govt. Dental College & Hospital Raipur (C.G.) Community Dentistry is also known as Public Health Dentistry as if provides dental health services in rural as well as urban areas. Dentistry as it provides services to the Govt. & Semi - Govt. Schools of Raipur City. On demand by Govt. Organizations, Non govt. Organizations & other. The dept. arranges Dental Check-up & Treatment camps In different area of the Chhattisgarh State.
Mobile dental clinic van (Dental Ambulance) of the dept. is will equipped with dental chair for dental check-up & treatment anywhere in the Chhattisgarh State.
Two satellite dental clinics have been established at Abhanpur & Dharsiwa (Community Health Centre), which are almost 25 km away from capital Raipur. Dept. is providing all those facilities which are required in daily dental practice in both the satellite clinics except specialized dental Treatment. Both these clinics are attended by on consultant & 4-5 interns. Dental College provide a mini Bus to attain the satellite chairs at Abhanpur & Dharsiwa.
Academically dept. is running smoothly because of qualified & experienced teaching staff.
The Department of Community Dentistry has planned to celebrate. The National Oral Health Month August 2008. By conducting Dental Health Check up & Treatment camps with other events for be bringing about Oral health awareness in various villages of Raipur District. I hope the Department will progress continuously & achieve new height with the dual support of the Principal, G.D.C., Raipur & the Director Medical Education, Chhattisgarh State.