Dr. Ampong Yaw Adu-Arko - Head of Directorate
|Dr. Ampong Yaw Adu-Arko|
|HEAD OF DIRECTORATE|
Dr. (Pharm) Charles Anane - Ag. Pharmacy Manager
UNITS AND SERVICES
The Restorative Dentistry unit provides the following services:
Orthodontics & Paedodontic
This unit is also responsible for all orthodontic cases (made up of functional, removable and fixed appliances).
Oral Maxillofacial Surgery
The Oral and Maxillofacial surgery unit provides the following services:
The unit also works in collaboration with other specialist including Orthodontists, Oncologists, Neurosurgeons, Plastic surgeons and Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) surgeons.
Oral Diagnosis and Community
The unit is sub-divided into two service units; Oral Diagnosis unit and Community Dentistry unit.
This unit is the first point of call to the Oral Health Directorate. All cases are evaluated at the oral diagnosis unit and referred appropriately to the unit that provides the definitive care. The oral diagnosis unit provides the following services:
The community Dentistry unit provides dental care in community settings for patients. The unit works with a wider clinical team including other professionals complementary to dentistry and other health professionals.
The directorate currently has total staff strength of 84 comprising of:
Hon. Consultants - 2
CONTACT ADDRESS & TELEPHONE
Mondays – Saturdays (8am – 4pm)
Dental Emergencies (8am - 6pm)
Night Emergencies – (Hospital Emergency Unit)