Indochina Medical University was established in 1902 with the first Rector of France, a prominent French scientist A. Yersin. In October 1939, the French protectorate government opened another at the University of Medicine and Pharmacy. The general mixture for both Indochina in Hanoi (now Hanoi Medical University) has more departments, including the Dental Department (Section d 'Odonto - Stomatologie). Right in the first years of founding the Democratic Republic of Vietnam, Hanoi University of Medicine and Pharmacy held a graduation ceremony for 10 dentists including dentist Nguyen Duong Hong.

Also in 1956, the leading civil organization at Viet Duc Hospital and the Military Hospital was formed 108. The first Training of Dentist Doctor was entirely conducted by Hanoi University of Medicine and Pharmacy. Revolution Revolution enrollment from medical students in the fourth year, starting in 1956, 1957, each course has 25 students. In 1959, the Department of Dentistry - Hanoi University of Medicine and Pharmacy was strengthened and re-established. In November 1960, the Department of Dentistry opened the First Conference and was allowed by the Government to change its name from the branch of dentistry to the branch. maxillofacial teeth, changed the name of dentist to specialist dentist.

- STAGE FROM 1939 TO 1945

In the early days of the resistance war, the Dental Division of the University of Medicine and Pharmacy moved to Vietnam. The North has more than 10 dentists following the resistance, the remaining part is at 13 Le Thanh Tong, Hanoi, some dentists have gone abroad to continue studying.

Right in the first years of founding the Democratic Republic of Vietnam, Hanoi University of Medicine and Pharmacy held a graduation ceremony for 10 dentists, these first-class dentists were the builders of the training system for Dental doctor of our country in the following years.

- STAGE FROM 1946 TO 1959

In September 1946, dentist Nguyen Duong Hong was appointed as a member of the Inspectorate of the Military Medical Department. He was assigned to organize a mobile dental team to start the operation of the dentist and military medical sector of the whole country. The history of Vietnamese Odonto-stomatology industry also began to develop from the early days of September. This period was acknowledged by the difficulties and hardships experienced by the dentists, actively participating in the resistance, dedicating all abilities of individuals and youth to participate in medical examination and treatment for people, soldiers, while maintaining quality training.

In 1947, the Military Inter-Region 1 Dental Clinic (Thai Nguyen) and the Dental Clinic - Inter-Area A Medical Hospital were established, creating more favorable conditions for training. During the period of resistance war, recorded by fierce and magnanimous history, dentists regularly traveled to the central and local agencies ... to ensure oral health for the people and the armed forces. Page.

During this fierce resistance war, besides the dentists who go abroad to work or stay in temporary areas ... a number of other intellectuals have returned, participated in the resistance, and devoted all their capacities and intelligence. his wisdom in training health workers, taking care of the health of the people and people, contributing to the resistance war and national liberation. One of those patriotic intellectuals could not help but mention Dentist Nguyen Van Thu and Dentist Vo The Quang, two examples of intellectuals who have abandoned the city with adequate material conditions to join this arduous, glorious resistance.

Graduated in Paris in 1940, returned home in 1942, engaged in covert activities, and in 1948, Dentist Nguyen Van Thu was assigned to establish the Southern Dental Office under the Department of Health of the Southern Military and People. Preparing for the first class of dentist training in very poor condition. This course trained 9 dentists, but kept most of the Clinic to be the core of training and teaching for the following courses. Later, when peace was restored, he was appointed Head of the Faculty of Odonto-Stomatology - the first Hanoi Medical University and after 1975 was the Director of the Ho Chi Minh City Academy of Odonto-Stomatology. Today, there is Nguyen Van Thu street in the city as a testimony to the contributions he has made to the Vietnamese health sector.

In 1952, Dentist Vo The Quang graduated from Paris and returned to the Viet Bac war zone through Mac Tu Khoa - Bang Tuong. Dentist Vo The Quang was welcomed by Comrade Nguyen Khang, Chief of the Central Party Office and assigned to work at the Infirmary Hospital 12 (the Prime Minister's Office), which is in charge of dental care for the dentists. comrades in the office of the Party Central Committee and Prime Minister. Dentist Vo The Quang did not manage the difficulties, besides continuing to organize training courses for nurses, he continued to go on business trips to remote areas, even areas without even human footprints. to care for the health of the cadres and people. He laid the foundations and development of disease prevention programs in southern provinces, initiated, promoted and implemented effective community intervention programs such as the Fluorification program of tap water in Ho Chi Minh City. . Ho Chi Minh City, School dentistry program in Vietnam, Dental Care ban program