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Dental public health is a discipline of dentistry that provides leadership and expertise in population-based dentistry, oral health surveillance, policy development, community-based disease prevention and health promotion. Prevention should be at the heart of any effective healthcare strategy. Dental/ oral disease/ conditions are largely preventable yet may influence the course of systemic diseases/ conditions. Studies had shown that dental/ oral health is essential for overall health.  In reference to 2030 vision for healthcare system reform, prevention is at the heart of the reform plan for healthcare system reform. Dental health should receive equal attention like general public health in order to achieve overall health promotion

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Mahmoud H. Al-Johani

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  • Dr.Abeer Al Subait says:

    Great gob Dr.Mohamad, I think you covered all public health aspects to achieve 2030 goals, I wish if I can share my experience with you in public health and If I can help you in any aspect to achieve some or all of these goals.


    • Mahmoud H. Al-Johani says:

      Dear Dr. Abeer,

      Thank you for your comment. This great dental mind map has been created by Dr. Weam Banjar who keeps enriching as well as the dental community. We will be more than excited to have you among us writing for the dental community.

      Please do let me know if you need any assistance.

      Best wishes,

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