Regarding the high prevalence of tooth decay and the
occurrence of multiple dental abscesses in patients between ages of
7 to 9 which results in early loss of primary teeth; and consequently
causes problems in chewing, occlusion and loss of space, paying
attention to this matter is very essential. For this reason, a call for
a routine dental examination was announced to the majority of
Shiraz elementary schools by Apple Dental Clinic. Fortunately, most
of them collaborated, and more than 5,000 of students took part in
this survey. The project was led by Dr. Mohammad Karimi and Dr.
Hassan Dehghan. It took 1 year to get the following results.