Dental check-up by the Rotaract
The primary children of Bhavishya Yaan (G K Marg, BMC School) and Lighthouse (Child Welfare Committee) had a dental check-up by the Rotaract Club of Government Dental College on December 14, 2018.
A dentist, a team of 10 interns and students interacted with the children to understand their past experiences with tooth aches, causes of tooth decay and how they can be avoided. The session was interactive and presentations and videos were shown. They demonstrated and taught the correct brushing technique in a Follow the Leader game format.
A diagnostic camp was conducted for the children and tooth brushes were distributed to them. In all, it was informative and fun.
Interns: Rtr Shreyakalyani Panikker, Rtr Radhika Kherdekar, Rtr Rohit Vora, Rtr Ayushi Tibrewal, Hera Havewala, Taterao Jadhav and students: Rtr Siddhant Thorat, Rtr Siddhi Bhatawadekar, Rtr Shivani Puri, Rtr Apurva Marsale
thanked Rotarian Murad Currawala (Chairman, Rotaract Committee) for this opportunity.
Shreya, President of Rotaract club of Government Dental College, said, “Our team had a great time interacting with the children who were really smart, active and quick to respond. We received full support from the teachers and everything was very well organised. Both the schools are very well maintained. Kudos to RCB!”