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Teledentistry: A New Horizon in COVID-19 Pandemic for Oral Health

Minal M Kshirsagar, Arun S Dodamani, Girija A Dodamani, Vrushali R Khobragade, Yogesh Garg, Rahul N Deokar

Keywords : Dentistry, Pandemics, Teleconsultation, Telehealth, Telemedicine

Citation Information : Kshirsagar MM, Dodamani AS, Dodamani GA, Khobragade VR, Garg Y, Deokar RN. Teledentistry: A New Horizon in COVID-19 Pandemic for Oral Health. Int J Clin Pediatr Dent 2021; 14 (3):441-442.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10005-1970

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 29-09-2021

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2021; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.


Abstract

Currently, all of us are experiencing emotions, thoughts, and situations we have never experienced before. It is not that there were no pandemics earlier. In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, health issues are growing. It has shaken the entire world and created global panic. In a way, it is affecting oral health also. Taking care of oral health is as important as looking after physical health. There is a need for a range of treatments to anticipate oral health issues. Strategies to combat these oral health issues should use options like teledentistry to develop effective methods of support.


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