International Health Care

According to the World Health Organization (WHO), one billion people around the world live on less than $1 per day and almost half of the world’s population does not have adequate sanitary facilities. A potent tool in the fight against global poverty is health care. 

As a dentist, you can take up the challenge of providing oral health care in places where it is rare or even non-existent. Dentists working in international health care provide services to children and adults in developing countries, often through agencies such as WHO or other global public health organizations.