USC DHOP volunteers provide care in the Philippines


Ostrow Communications


28 Jan 20

In December 2019, over their holiday break, Ostrow volunteers traveled to the Philippines through the Dental Humanitarian Outreach Program to bring dental care to the local community of Malabon. Volunteers spent time with community members, especially children, to teach them the importance of oral health and maintaining good habits.

DHOP USC 2019 by the numbers

USC Dental Students: 51
Faculty Dentists: 10
Staff Volunteers: 3
Treatments: 1,254
Fillings: 294
Cleanings: 351
Extractions: 335
Root Canals: 65
Patient Visits: 682
Patients: 333
Cost of Care Provided: $287,507

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