World Oral Health Day (WOHD) is celebrate globally every 20th of March. It is organized by FDI World Dental Federation where Saudi Dental Society is one of its members. It is the largest global awareness campaign on Oral Health and this important day will be celebrated nationwide.
In line with its celebration, the Saudi Dental Society created six (6) events in different cities of Saudi Arabia;
3 in Riyadh on 17th, 18th and 19th of March
Jeddah on 20th of March
Eastern Region on 20th of March
Makkah “Alharam” on 21st of March
WOHD spread the message about good oral hygiene practices to adults and children and it demonstrates the importance of optimal oral health in maintaining general health and well-being.
Each year, WOHD focuses in a specific theme and reaches out to the public, oral health professionals, and policymakers, who, all have a role to play in helping to reduce the burden in oral disease.