The 7th Vietnam International Dental Exhibition and Congress was opened in Hanoi on August 7, drawing the participation of more than 1,000 experts, including those from 17 countries around the world.

The annual event is co-organised by the Vietnam Odonto – Stomatology Association, the Hanoi-based National Hospital of Odonto – Stomatology, and the World Dental Federation.

During their three-day sitting, experts will share their knowledge on 33 special subjects from cosmetic dental surgeries, teeth implants, and speech therapy for children with cleft lip/palate, to preventive dentistry.

Opening the event, Deputy Minister of Health Nguyen Viet Tien said Vietnam’s odonto – stomatology sector has made observable strides in the past years, and this year’s function is a chance for local dentists to access the world’s latest expertise and techniques in the field.

In parallel with symposiums, an odonto – stomatology exhibition is also taking place with more than 100 booths introducing advanced dental equipment and materials as well as oral care products made by the world’s top brands.-VNA