A Dentistry Placement in Dar es Salaam will give you the chance to witness cases that typically affect the Tanzanian population. Dental fluorosis, which is caused by a poor diet and contaminated water, is an example of this. Like other rapidly developing cities, Dar es Salaam has many exciting experiences waiting to be had during your time off; whether you leave the mainland to dive into glimmering turquoise water, or visit Mikumi National Park for a memorable safari tour. Read what our students think below!
"The resilience of the patients—and the people of Tanzania in general—astounded me."Read more
I was exposed to more oral surgery at this clinic in ten days than in my entire fourth year at dental schoolRead more
I had the opportunity to carry out dental examinations and extractions in the oral surgery departmentRead more
"I came across pathology I had only ever seen in textbooks back in the UK"Read more