KARACHI- “Our mission is to produce a reliable, high quality dental implant system, based on scientific evidence and proven concepts, with the goal of making implant treatment affordable for all patients,” said a Turkish dental implant expert in a training workshop at Jinnah Sindh Medical University (JSMU).
Vice Chancellor JSMU Prof SM Tariq Rafi welcomed the guests and described the vision of the university under which high quality dental care is being provided to the masses at nominal cost. “Dental implants are a very expensive option in the market. The Out Patients Department at our Sindh Institute of Oral Health Sciences (SIOHS) is providing this service to people at an economical cost on a no profit basis.”
Pro Vice Chancellor Prof Lubna Ansari Baig told the visitors that it was encouraging to learn that they shared the university’s goal of making high quality dental care affordable for people.
Experts trained 80 participants in using the dental implant system in the workshop that lasted two days.
Registrar Prof Saadia Akram, Principal SIOHS Prof Zubair Abbasi, and organizer Dr Erum Behroz were also part of the programme.