Large and medium-sized hospitals in Arusha have dentistry departments. Dentistry interns are placed in Dental departments that are attached to hospitals. The departments deal with the diagnosis and treatment of a wide range of dental problems and mouth disorders. You will also observe various procedures such as tooth extractions.
As an Mbassa Adventures Dentistry intern in Arusha-Tanzania you can work alongside skilled dental professionals, learning about the profession in a different culture. You will be working in dental clinics that are less endowed with resources and you will learn a lot about how the dental profession works in a developing country. You will be placed in clinics or large hospital.
Your role will be to observe the dentist and their staff as you ask questions and review cases. If you have dental experience and are enthusiastic and willing you may take up more responsibilities such as helping set up the instruments for the dentists and assisting them while they treat patients.