No Tobacco Day - Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
FREE ORAL CANCER SCREENING CAMP AT QAISARBAGH BUS DEPOT- LUCKNOW ON 31st May 2019
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Saraswati Dental College- Lucknow in collaboration with Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons of India (AOMSI) on the occasion of “WORLD NO TOBACCO DAY” i.e. 31st May 2019 had organized a FREE ORAL CANCER SCREENING CAMP for the early detection, prevention and diagnosis of oral cancer for UPSRTC bus drivers, conductors and staff members at Qaisarbagh bus depot. A team of doctors of the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery of Saraswati Dental College Lucknow examined around 150 patients and patients suspected of having premalignant lesions and oral cancer had been persuaded for treatment. Prof. (Dr.) Jitender Kumar Aurora addressed the media about the purpose of the camp which was to evaluate, educate and to motivate the patients regarding possible treatment options available in Lucknow city. The team of doctors who contributed along withProfessor and Head Dr. RS BEDI were Prof (Dr.) Jitender Kumar Aurora, Dr. Parul Tandon, Dr.Himanshu Chauhan, Dr. Alok Kumar Singh, Dr. Amartya Prakash Srivastava and post graduate students of the dental college.