Adekemi Adeniyan, BDS


Adekemi Adeniyan is a dentist from Nigeria. She is the founder of Dentoville Foundation and currently the Executive Director of the organization. Dentoville Foundation focuses on providing free oral health education and treatments to the less privileged, especially people in rural areas. She is also the co-founder of Komplete Woman, an organization that mentors young women to discover their purpose. She previously worked as an assistant country director for Health Equity International, Nigeria. She is a fellow of the Young African Leaders Initiative RLC, West Africa and also an associate fellow of the Royal Commonwealth Society, UK. She is passionate about improving the oral healthcare system and exploring the issues of community and culture as it relates to oral health. Her vision is to ensure that everyone in Nigeria has an equal access to oral healthcare irrespective of their age, status, or gender. Dr. Adeniyan holds a Bachelor’s degree in Dentistry from i.Ya Horbachevsky Ternopil State Medical University, Ukraine.

Fellowship Focus: Providing free access to oral healthcare in rural areas via mobile dentistry.