Desun Hospitals Successfully Hosts Free Oral Screening Camp in Commemoration of World No Tobacco Day

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Kolkata: Desun Hospitals, a premier healthcare institution in Kolkata, proudly announces the successful culmination of its inaugural Free Oral Screening Camp, inaugurated by Kaushik Mitra, CPRO, ER.

The event, organized in commemoration of World No Tobacco Day (31st May), aimed to spotlight the pressing issue of oral cancer prevalence and the crucial role of early detection in combatting the disease.

The Free Oral Screening Camp, hosted at Desun Hospital, Kolkata, received an overwhelming response from the community, with approximately 300 families availing themselves of the screening services. This enthusiastic participation underscores the urgent need for initiatives addressing tobacco-related health risks in our society.

Esteemed personalities and Shaoli Dutta, Director of Desun Hospitals Group, graced the occasion, reaffirming the hospital’s steadfast commitment to public health.

Shaoli Dutta, Director of Desun Hospitals Group, expressed her enthusiasm, stating, “We are thrilled by the tremendous turnout and engagement at our Free Oral Screening Camp. Through this initiative, we aimed to empower individuals with knowledge about the detrimental effects of tobacco on oral health and encourage proactive measures for early detection.”

“We commend Desun Hospitals for their initiative in organizing this Free Oral Screening Camp, which plays a crucial role in raising awareness about the risks associated with tobacco use. Early detection is key in fighting oral cancer, and events like these are instrumental in encouraging individuals to prioritize their oral health. Desun Hospitals’ commitment to public health is commendable, and we look forward to further collaborations in our shared mission for a healthier community.” – Shri Kaushik Mitra, Chief Public Relation Officer, Eastern Railway.

It is noteworthy that this event marked the first time Desun Hospital organized such a comprehensive oral screening camp, highlighting its dedication to pioneering public health initiatives.

A distinguished team of doctors specializing in oncology and oral health, including Dr. Ashish Upadhyay, Dr. Ramanuj Ghosh, Dr. Samujjwal Das, Dr. Sreya Mallik, Dr. Atul Nararao Raut, and Dr. Manoranjan Chowhan, conducted thorough screenings and provided expert guidance to attendees. Their expertise and commitment were instrumental in ensuring the success of the camp.

The event served as an invaluable platform for community engagement and education, facilitating meaningful discussions on tobacco cessation and oral cancer prevention. Attendees were encouraged to take proactive steps towards maintaining their oral health and adopting tobacco-free lifestyles.

Desun Hospitals reiterates its commitment to combatting tobacco-related diseases and remains dedicated to promoting public health initiatives for the well-being of the community. Through collaborative efforts and continued advocacy, the hospital aims to create a healthier tomorrow for all.

About Desun Hospital Kolkata
Desun hospital, Kolkata offers a comprehensive range of tertiary care services across more than 45 specialities, including Cardiac Sciences, Cancer (Medical, Surgical, and Radiation), Neurosciences, Orthopaedics, Urology, Medical and Surgical Gastroenterology, among others. The institution is renowned for its round-the-clock emergency and critical care facility, providing prompt and specialized medical attention when it matters the most.

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