MOH News

Najran: Over 98,000 Beneficiaries of Dental Services in 2019
18 February 2020

​In 2019, Najran Health Affairs has provided its medical and consulting services to 98,324 patients through the specialist dental center and primary healthcare centers. ​

According to a recent statistical data disseminated by the Affairs, the services included 513 maxillofacial surgeries, 577 orthodontics, 1,450 fixed orthodontic and 262 mobile orthodontic and 39,667 glass ionomer and cosmetic fillings. 

'The national initiative on "Prevent Tooth Caries" was implemented in 122 schools to combat caries through examining students' teeth, to apply preventive fluoride, to deliver awareness lectures on oral and dental health, to help students master prevention of tooth decay and to train them on how to use toothbrush properly", adds the Affairs.  

Last Update : 19 February 2020 03:06 PM
Reading times :