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1 Dental College for Balochistan, 48 for the rest of Pakistan
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1 Dental College for Balochistan, 48 for the rest of Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC) has approved one dental college for Balochistan while 48 dental colleges in Punjab, Sindh and KP are currently functional. As per details, currently, there is only one Bolan Medical College in Balochistan while existing President of PMDC Shabbir Lehri belongs to Balochistan. Only one dental college is giving…

Why do mouth corners crack?
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Why do mouth corners crack?

Corners of the mouth extremely dry, cracking, burning and painful? The drying of the corners of your mouth resulting in cracks is medically called angular cheilitis or perleche. Not only can it become very painful very fast, it can also be rather embarrassing as it makes you look like someone does not take care of…

Cosmetic dentistry: Yay or Nay?
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Cosmetic dentistry: Yay or Nay?

  Cosmetic dentistry is gaining widespread popularity not only among the elite class and celebrities, but also among the common man. No matter what the media may try to portray, most celebs aren’t born with pearly white smiles. They too are an acquisition of cosmetic treatment as well as proper care. Do you also wish…

Free cleft lip and palate camp at ANTH
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Free cleft lip and palate camp at ANTH

ISLAMABAD: Islamabad Cleft lip and Palate Association (ICLAPA) arranged a cleft lip and palate free surgery camp at Dr. Akbar Niazi Teaching Hospital (ANTH) Main Murree Road Baharakhu Islamabad in the first week of May. Prof Ma Lain and Prof Zhou Xia consultants from School of Stomatology Peking University China were invited as guests and…

SHC grants stay to PDA
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SHC grants stay to PDA

The concerted efforts of Pakistan Dental Association (PDA) president Dr. Saqib Rashid and the association’s prominent members have yielded fruit. Sindh High Court (SHC) has granted stay to PDA members against Sindh Revenue Board (SRB). The stay was against the imposition of sales tax on certain dental treatments.

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