Integrating Dental Health Services with Technology to Spread Awareness
SME World|July 2021
My Dental Plan Healthcare is an IT-enabled healthcare company, Mproactively streamlining dental experience in India by bringing them at par with the dental services around the globe. The company has ushered in the era of IT-enabled healthcare in the dental space and is known to offer standardised, quality services in a completely hygienic environment at reasonable costs.
Harminder Singh Multani

Started in 2015, My Dental Plan (MDP) is trying to revolutionize how people see dental care in India. My Dental Plan today is India's largest dental network and has enrolled more than 3500 verified dentists in 1000 plus audited clinics to offer the best dental care. The company has spread its wings in more than 150 cities across the country and plans to expand more in the coming year. With its customer-centric approach, My Dental Plan seeks to eliminate all the challenges that Indian users face when they have to visit a dentist.

My Dental Plan is also the first and the largest organised effort in the Indian dental industry that aims to operate in both the B2B and B2C space and has been actively collaborating with dentists, corporate, TPAs, insurance companies, brokers, and all other key stakeholders in the space. It has collaborated with many notable brands such as Infosys, Aditya Birla Life Insurance, Religare, Sabre, and Medi Assist.

MDP is the brainchild of Dr. Mohendar Narula, Dr. Anandakrishna GN, Dr. S Girish Rao who are masters in their dedicated areas form an expert team with Harminder Singh Multani as the CEO. MDP has been growing at an exponential pace and has been clocking 2X growth year on year. It is also India's first Dental Plan Provider to create a Guinness World record for the maximum number of people brushing at the same time at a single venue.

Harminder Singh Multani CEO, My Dental Plan Healthcare Pvt. Ltd. in an interaction with SME WORLD:

Why dental care is not on the healthcare agenda of an average Indian?

There are many reasons why dental care is still neglected by an average Indian. Foremost among those is a lack of awareness. People visit a dentist only when in severe pain or when the damage is already done. Very few people know that dental health has serious implications on our overall general health too. Aggravation in more than 120 systemic diseases finds its links to poor oral health.

Additionally, lack of transparency in dental care practices and pricing create further barriers to seeking treatment. Sparse availability of specialised dental services also reduces the requisitive focus on awareness around preventive dental care.

How My Dental Plan is engaged in spreading awareness towards dental care in India? Explain!

Continue reading your story on the app

Continue reading your story in the magazine

MORE STORIES FROM SME WORLDView All

Lockdown Lessons: Business Contingency Measures Can Help Get Over the Crisis

The nationwide Tlockdown in the past two years has severely dented business and the economy, and micro, small & medium enterprises (MSMEs) were the worst hit. In April this year, the Confederation of All India Traders estimated that the daily business loss due to lockdown in Delhi is around INR 6 billion. At an all-India level, this translates into around INR 300 billion, considering full and partial lockdowns, night curfews and other forms of restrictions.

5 mins read
SME World
September 2021

Proveda Working to make family of 1 million by 2025 with Turnover of 500 Cr

Started in 2019, Proveda India boasts of one of the most ethical and transparent direct-selling platforms under the parent company Proveda Herbals.

4 mins read
SME World
September 2021

uTrade Solutions Enabling Faster, Safer and Inclusive FinTech Space

Kunal Nandwani Co-Founder & CEO, uTrade Solutions

3 mins read
SME World
September 2021

Grow Communities and Focus on What They Say not What you Deliver

Next Level retail & Marketing

4 mins read
SME World
August 2021

SMERA Aims to be the Most credible Voice for the MSME sector

SMERA Gradings and Rating is a subsidiary of Acuité Ratings & Research Limited and is dedicated to providing SME ratings & grading services to MSMEs. The company launched in 2005 as SME Rating Agency of India Limited, a joint initiative of Small Industries Development Bank of India (SIDBI), Dun & Bradstreet Information Services India Private Limited (D&B) and leading public and private sector banks in India. SMERA is possibly world's first SME-focused rating agency. Intending to facilitate easy access to finance for SMEs, SMERA focuses on promoting transparency and reducing information asymmetry.

5 mins read
SME World
July 2021

SMEs Need to Adopt Technologies that Future-Proof them against Unanticipated Disruptions: Arun Meena

RHA Technologies is the brainchild of IIT Kanpur graduate, Arun Meena. The organisation for the first time in India enables the unique trust dependent outsourced tech co-founder offering for Start-ups and SMEs. In addition, the organisation also offers the traditional model of outsourced product development to MNCs and startups. It also provides an empathetic and synergistic technology consulting, digital transformation, and technology services and solutions to the founders of start-ups and SMEs worldwide. Thus, enabling the client organisations to realise and strengthen their innovation, differentiation, valuation and market offering.

5 mins read
SME World
July 2021

Integrating Dental Health Services with Technology to Spread Awareness

My Dental Plan Healthcare is an IT-enabled healthcare company, Mproactively streamlining dental experience in India by bringing them at par with the dental services around the globe. The company has ushered in the era of IT-enabled healthcare in the dental space and is known to offer standardised, quality services in a completely hygienic environment at reasonable costs.

5 mins read
SME World
July 2021

Tavaga : Making Use of Technology in Fintech Space

Tavaga provides an innovative technology interface for investors via a mobile application. It empowers retail investors by providing them with access to the same advice, processes, investment products, and technology as professional investment funds hired by HNI. Tavaga's mission is to assist the investors in saving more and achieving user-defined goals at a reasonable cost, i.e. democratizing advisory.

3 mins read
SME World
July 2021

Role of MSMEs in Ecosystem Restoration

According to the Business and Sustainable Development Commission, sustainable business models could open economic opportunities worth $12 trillion and create 380 million jobs by 2030, with more than 50 per cent2 being located in developing countries.

8 mins read
SME World
July 2021

In a Remote World, the Cloud Enables Business Continuity

In the first half of 2020, the global pandemic forced companies around the globe into a sudden and unexpected shift to remote work. Many companies immediately turned to cloud computing for continuity of service. Those that didn't are heading that way now because, while the current crisis will eventually subside, it has permanently changed the business landscape and how companies operate. For many businesses, a percentage of employees and roles will become permanently remote. Fortunately, for those that need to adapt, the cloud can ease this transition. From enabling large scale remote work to enhancing business operations and saving cost, cloud computing is now an essential business practice for companies around the world.

3 mins read
SME World
July 2021
RELATED STORIES

THE GAME CHANGER

INSIDE DHD’S RECORD-SETTING DURAMAX

2 mins read
Diesel World
November 2021

Pet Besties

Meet the winners of our first America’s Best Pet Pals contest. Warm fuzzies guaranteed!

10+ mins read
Reader's Digest US
October 2021

Building Community Through Education

KIRAN BIR SETHI is changing the experience of childhood in Indian cities through her education curriculum and initiatives to build healthy relationships between students and their communities. Here she is interviewed by KASHISH KALWANI.

10+ mins read
Heartfulness eMagazine
September 2021

Granny Chic Galore!

A homeowner’s holiday décor is an homage to Christmas at her grandma’s house.

5 mins read
Cottages and Bungalows
FMD Christmas 21

NATURAL FOOD: Sources Of Retinol

Retinol considered the queen in skin care as it increases collagen production, which is a very important aspect in delaying skin aging.

1 min read
Women Fitness
September 2021

INDIANA NOTIFYING 750K AFTER COVID-19 TRACING DATA ACCESSED

Indiana health officials said they are notifying nearly 750,000 state residents that a cybersecurity company “improperly accessed” their personal data from the state’s online COVID-19 contact tracing survey — a description the company disputed as a “falsehood.”

2 mins read
Techlife News
Techlife News #512

What is My Stereo's Gender?

Readers will recall, distressingly, that I have tried their patience on just about every topic that marginally relates to audio. LP grooves, CD bumps, flat response, boomy bass, warm recordings, cold binary bits—I have waxed philosophically on all of them. Which bring us to today’s audio topic: gender.

3 mins read
Sound & Vision
August - September 2021

Love marriage

One of my closest friends in my hometown had a love marriage, which many considered to be a rebellious act against our small society.

2 mins read
Heartfulness eMagazine
August 2021

Contentment - THE ART OF REMOVING AND CREATING HABITS

DAAJI continues his series on refining habits, in the light of Patanjali’s Ashtanga Yoga and current scientific and yogic principles and practices. Last month, he explored the first Niyama of purity, shaucha. This month he shares his insights on that pivotal human quality – contentment, which is known in Yoga as santosh.

10+ mins read
Heartfulness eMagazine
August 2021

Carlyle's Goyal Brings India Lessons to Infrastructure, Energy Investing

POOJA GOYAL, 41, brings a unique personal insight to Carlyle Group Inc., where she leads the renewable and sustainable energy team and co-heads the infrastructure group.

7 mins read
Bloomberg Markets
August - September 2021