Alternative Medicine: Roadside dentists in India

Alternative Medicine: Roadside dentists in India

The majority of roadside dentists do not have a degree or a relevant formal qualification. They usually get some kind of dental experience as an assistant dentist.

Alternative Medicine: Roadside dentists in India

This roadside dentist named Singh says he learned his skills from his late father, and he did this work for the past 40 years.

Alternative Medicine: Roadside dentists in India

In the photo the photographer EPA Pal Singh taught dentist Gurdip Singh in his shop in Amritsar, Punjab, India.

Alternative Medicine: Roadside dentists in India

Many people who can not afford the cost of a qualified dentist, dentists are turning to on the road to solving the problems associated with the teeth. According to Singh, he earns about $ 1, 80 or more per day, depending on the number of patients.

Alternative Medicine: Roadside dentists in India

If you are in India has overtaken toothache, you can turn to a roadside dentist.

Alternative Medicine: Roadside dentists in India