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Oral Health Manpower

Number of Different Oral Health Professionals
Category Total Number No./inhabitants Year Source

Dentists

624 1/47 306 2008 1)

Dental Therapists

7 n.a. 2000 2)

Chairside Assistants

80 n.a. 2000 2)

Dental Hygienists

234 n.a. 2008 3)

Dental Laboratory Technicians

2 n.a. 2000 2)


1) Nepal Medical Council (Courtesy- Mr Raj Shrestha, Oral Care Nepal (NGO), 2008)
2) Zillén PA & Mindak M. World Dental Demographics, Internat Dent J, 2000; 50: 194-197.
3) Council for Technical Education and Vocational Training (CTEVT) and Nepal Health Professional Council (Courtesy- Mr Raj Shrestha, Oral Care Nepal (NGO), 2008)

n.a.= not available


Distribution of Dentists by Sex
% Female % Male Year Source
Total % 62 38 2008 1)


1) Nepal Medical Council (Courtesy- Mr Raj Shrestha, Oral Care Nepal (NGO), 2008)


Dentists by Employment
Government
Service %
Private
Practice %
Universities
%
Other
%
Year Source
14 78 4 4 2000 1)


1) Zillén PA & Mindak M. World Dental Demographics, Internat Dent J, 2000; 50: 194-197.


Number of Specialists
Speciality Number Year

Oral Surgery

3 2000

Orthodontics

2 2000

Paedodontics

1 2000

Prosthodontics

2 2000

Public Health

2 2000

Oral Pathology

1 2000

Restorative Dentistry

1 2000


Source: Zillén PA & Mindak M. World Dental Demographics, Internat Dent J, 2000; 50: 194-197.


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