Oral diseases are major public health problems due to their high incidence and prevalence across the globe with the disadvantaged affected more than other socio-economic group. For the prevention from oral diseases, a person needs dental checkup from a dentist. A dentist is a health care practitioner that specializes in the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of diseases and conditions of the oral cavity.
Dentist practices a branch of medicine known as Dentistry. Dentistry is a branch of medicine which deals with the prevention, and treatment of diseases, disorders and conditions of the oral cavity. There are many dental colleges in India which offer courses related to dental education. Some of them are DJ Dental College, Shree Banke Bihari Dental College, Rama Dental College etc.
Rama Dental College was established in 1996 and is located in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh. It is the first private dental college established in the state. It is recognized by Dental Council of India and is affiliated to Dr. Bhim Rao Ambedkar University, Agra. The Dental college has been provided with the latest diagnostic and clinical equipments and materials in different labs for the benefit of the students and researchers. . It was established with the vision of providing quality education to aspiring students of dentistry, providing quality dental care to the people of the city of Kanpur and to serve as a model of quality dental and medical care for our country.