DENTAL

ABOUT THIS DEPARTMENT

In 1979 the Dental Department of Suntreso hospital was started by Dr.Chloris Adodevoh. Due to her hard work the clinic grew to be well known and patronized by the indigens both from within Kumasi and beyond. At the moment the department is being run by a team of two Dental surgeons, three dental technician and two physician assistants under the leadership of Dr. Esther Mark.

Activities being carried out at the clinic includes, daily clinic running (OPD), Admissions when necessary, dental health education and promotion to other departments, Dental outreach programs usually organized by the department and some outreaches sponsored by organizations like Otumfuo Charity Foundation (Ghana), Smiles for Everyone Foundation (USA) and among others.

The department also assists training institutions like KNUST dental school and Kintampo College of Health to give hands on training to their students in their clinical years.

It also gives opportunity to graduates of training schools to do their attachment and service year program at the facility.

The department is well equipped to carry out clinical procedures such as surgical Dental Extractions (simple/Complex), minor surgical procedures, like gingirectomy excision of simple tumors, Restorative procedures like dental fillings (Assorted) and Root canal treatment.



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