There are currently many children with dental and aural health problems affecting their development. Tooth decay can cause further infections in eyes, sinuses, nose, face and throat, and even their heart. The number of available dentists is insufficient for comprehensive coverage, causing difficulty in both prevention and cure. Mobile Dental Units are essential to help these children to an improved quality of life.
This Dental Care Unit is Phase 2 of giving service under the project ‘Good Health from Royal Graciousness’ dedicated to HM the King, HM the Queen, and HRH Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn. It provides service to underprivileged children in rural locations all over Thailand from January 2015 to December 2019, with partners comprising