Oral health is often less of a priority in the developing world. As a result, advanced pathologies and extensive decay are common. During your stay you will likely observe, and in some cases assist in treating, periodontitis, dental caries, orthodontic cases, all minor, and some major surgeries. During your time off, you can spend time exploring the vibrant city, or head to the paradise island of Zanzibar. Read what our students think below!
"Such an awesome time... learning so many new things and making a bunch of new friends".Read more
"Staff at the head office provided all necessary information before departed".Read more
"Have a keen and open mind, as you are joining a completely different culture".Read more
We saw a lot of severe dental infection. Trauma was not unusual here…something we rarely see in Hong KongRead more
When we performed extractions, we had to use gauze to keep the mouth dry and look at the socket, using lignocaine without adrenaline as an anaesthetic.Read more
Throughout my whole time at the clinic I was never alone. The tough times were always made up for with lots of jokes from the staffRead more