Independence Day celebration with Special Children

On the occasion of 71st Independence day of our country, D.Y Patil University, School of Dentistry organized an oral health check up for the intellectually disabled children. This was an initiative taken by Dr. Swati Gotmare, Professor, Dept of Oral Pathology & Microbiology and was organized and conduction with Miss Avani Ware, a third year undergraduate student.


Venue: Sector 24, Turbhe, Navi Mumbai

Number of children assessed: 40



In a bid to promote Public Health Dentistry and instil Oral healthcare awareness in the young minds, the doctors from D.Y Patil University, School of Dentistry performed door-to-door inspection, also spreading a message of disease-free oral cavity.


The little kids were excited to receive refreshments and goodie bags containing a toothbrush and a toothpaste. Also, at the end of the day, a cake was cut to commemorate the success of the camp.