Three Thousand New Smiles
In all of Togo, there are only eighteen dentists serving 6 million people. As a result, during the 2012 Togo campaign, a massive number of people were treated by the Mercy Ships’ dental team in their temporary clinic in downtown Lomé.
The dentists do go to church
Dentists do go to church, But in Durban, South Africa, dentists did much more than go to worship.
While the hospital ship Africa Mercy has been in dry dock for maintenance work, volunteers serving with Mercy Ships dental team have been busy working with a number of local groups in the region.