In April 2019, I traveled from Dubai to volunteer at the Maasai Dental Clinic in Kenya. Although the purpose of the trip was to serve the incredible Maasai people, this opportunity also helped me reconnect with myself and my love of dentistry. One of the first people you will meet is the clinic manager, William. […]
WHDO Volunteer and Board Member, David Rempel, shares his experience providing care at The Maasai Dental Clinic as a volunteer dentist. I have volunteered with World Health Dental Organization almost every year since 2014. Some years I have gone to volunteer at the Maasai Dental Clinic multiple times. I have exceeded a cumulative total of 12 […]
We are grateful for the engagement of the teachers from our partner schools who are a big part of our ‘I am Responsible’ school-based program. Every day after lunch, the teachers support the children with the daily toothbrushing component of the program. The children like brushing their teeth so much that they often remind the […]
The Maasai Dental Clinic provides free dental care and education to the people in need. Your generosity to WHDO today provides emergency care for those in need AND encourages kids to develop positive oral health habits. We work with local educators to provide the skills and knowledge for a lifetime of healthy teeth. A gift […]
Wisdom teeth can lead to problems if there isn’t enough space for them to surface or they come through in the wrong position. If your dentist says your wisdom teeth are impacted, it means they are trapped in your jaw or under your gums. Regular dental visits allow your dentist to evaluate your wisdom teeth […]
We provide high-quality, always-free dental care and education to the underserved community of Maasai in kenya. To operate the clinic, each patient costs about $25. Your generosity will bring a healthy smiles to someone in this underserved community.
Be proud of your mouth. Because good oral health can help you live a longer, healthier life!
Each year, National Let’s Laugh Day on March 19th reminds us to add a little humor to our day. It’s never good to be serious all the time, and letting the laughter bubble up from time to time is good for all of us!We have all heard the saying, “Laughter is the best medicine.” This […]
The Maasai Dental Clinic is the flagship clinic of the World Health Dental Organization. It was established in 2008 and today treats more than 3,000 members of the Maasai community every year. The clinic is adjacent to the world-famous Maasai Mara National Game Park in Kenya, East Africa.