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Dr. Bharath Shetty

BDS, MDS

Dentist, Bangalore

16 Years Experience  ·  100 - 200 at clinic
Dr. Bharath Shetty BDS, MDS Dentist, Bangalore
16 Years Experience  ·  100 - 200 at clinic  ·  ₹ online
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Dr. Bharath Shetty is a renowned Dentist in HSR Layout, Bangalore. He has over 16 years of experience as a Dentist. He studied and completed BDS, MDS. You can meet Dr. Bharath Shetty personally at Dental Health Care Centre in HSR Layout, Bangalore. Don’t wait in a queue, book an instant appointment online with Dr. Bharath Shetty on Lybrate.com.

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BDS - - 2000
MDS - Bangalore Institute of Dental Sciences Hospital, - 2004
Languages spoken
English
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Indian Dental Association
Indian Prosthodontic Society
Karnataka State Dental Council

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I usually gets mouth sores(white) once or twice in a month. Please advice me what should I do to get rid off from this problem.

BDS, Non-Resident J.R. in Dept. of Orthodontics, Certified oral implantologist, Advanced Aesthetics, Digital Smile Designer
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Please mention the region of mouth sores. Whether it is because of sharp edges of teeth or any other cause(vitamin deficiency). Mouth ulcers can be caused by a wide range of factors including: accidental biting of the cheek injury from a toothbrush (such as slipping while brushing) constant rubbing against misaligned or sharp teeth constant rubbing against dentures or braces poor oral hygiene burns from eating hot food irritation from strong antiseptics, such as a mouthwash oral thrush infection herpes simplex viral infection (cold sore) reaction to certain drugs, such as chemotherapeutic agents autoimmune diseases (for example, lichen planus) syphilis infection a range of other infections including hand-foot-mouth syndrome certain diseases including tuberculosis, aids, diabetes mellitus and inflammatory bowel disease cancer of the lip. Treatment is cause related, but also symptomatic if the underlying cause is unknown or not correctable. It is also important to note that most ulcers will heal completely without any intervention. Treatment can range from simply smoothing or removing a local cause of trauma, to addressing underlying factors such as dry mouth or substituting a problem medication. Maintaining good oral hygiene and use of an antiseptic mouthwashes/sprays (e. G. Chlorhexidine) can prevent secondary infection and therefore hasten healing. A topical analgesic (e. G. Benzydamine mouthwash) may reduce pain. Topical (gels, creams or inhalers) or systemic steroids may be used to reduce inflammation. An antifungal drug may be used to prevent oral candidiasis developing in those who use prolonged steroids[ 4] people with mouth ulcers may prefer to avoid hot or spicy foods, which can increase the pain[ 1] self-inflicted ulceration can be difficult to manage, and psychiatric input may be required in some people.
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The techniques of flossing

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Follow these right techniques of flossing.
The techniques of flossing
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I have a problem of recurrence canker sore. It usually happens every 30-60 days. Please advice.

MDS - Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
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I have a problem of recurrence canker sore. It usually happens every 30-60 days. Please advice.
CANKER SORES- HOME REMEDY TREATMENT They can be triggered by factors such as smoking, stress, trauma, or vitamin and mineral deficiencies. 1. Irritation from poor-fitting dentures, rough fillings, or braces can aggravate canker sores and should be treated by a dentist. 2. Sodium lauryl sulfate (SLS): SLS, a component of most toothpastes, is a potential cause of canker sores. Try an SLS-free toothpaste for several months to see if such a change helps 3. Flossing teeth daily and brushing teeth and gums for at least two minutes two to three times daily may help prevent canker sores. 4. B vitamins ? B1, B2 and B6. Take a daily B complex. 5. Lactobacillus acidophilus: (Chew four Lactobacillus tablets three times per day to reduce soreness) 6. Chlorhexidine mouthwash used four times daily can speed healing of canker sores 7. Avoidance of certain kinds of food or beverages (e.g., spicy, acidic, sharp) that cause irritation to existing ulcers might help reduce discomfort. 8. Applying ice directly to ulcers for about ten minutes at a time might help reduce pain as well. 9. Canker Cover is a gel-like protective patch can be placed over ulcers. 10. Hydrogen peroxide might applied directly to ulcers and allowed to remain for about one minute at a time. Peroxides can be used up to four times daily for up to seven days, but more frequent or prolonged use might irritate the oral mucosa. 11. Salt water rinses (one to three teaspoons of table salt in four to eight ounces [120 to 240 mL] of water) or baking soda pastes may be tried to reduce discomfort. 12. Analgesics such as acetaminophen (T. Crocin) or T. ibuprofen daily (contraindicated in conditions with gastric ulcer, asthma, wheezing, and allergy), might also help reduce pain with canker sores. 13. Herbal Aloe vera or lavender oil applied topically to ulcers might have some utility in reducing pain and healing time TREATMENT FOR CANKER SORES Prescription Medications We need more investigations to decide upon treatment. 14. Amlexanox 5% oral paste (Aphthasol), is an anti-inflammatory agent. 15. Sucralfate suspension 16. Topical corticosteroids have been shown to reduce pain from canker sores. Systemic corticosteroids may be useful for patients with more severe or frequently recurring cases. 17. Topical tetracycline regimens may be useful for reducing pain and duration of ulcers. The downside of topical antibiotics is that they might increase the risk of thrush. Oral doxycycline 20 mg twice daily may reduce ulcer recurrence.
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My tongue started with a yellow/white coating beginning at the back but not continuing half way down the front. It was difficult to swallow/spit saliva and my that mildly burnt. I continued brushing my tongue and now there's a large, red, raw patch down the back, middle. I am currently in India (consuming mire than normal chili/spices) and I am smoking and drinking quite a lot, I assume these will assist with a slight diagnosis? Thank you.

MDS - Orthodontics, BDS
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Hi from your complaint, the coating may be due to candidial infection. Because this is the one which goes off on scrapping leaving a raw area. Since this is in the posterior part of the tongue it would have spread to your throath making it difficult to swallow. This is one angle of viewing your problem. Other view is your throat would have been inflamed due to your habits and food making swallowing difficult. The raw area may be due to scrapping. Kindly conult your dentist as this problem has to be examined. Get well soon.

My mouth stinks all day long and the smell doesn't go no matter how much I brush my teeth. So can you give me a solution for this?

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My mouth stinks all day long and the smell doesn't go no matter how much I brush my teeth. So can you give me a solut...
Homoeopathic medicine NUX VOMICA 30 ( Dr Reckeweg) Drink 2 drops direct on tongue twice daily RINSEOUT ( SBL) Gargles 20 drops in 20 ml luke warm water.Gargles 3 times daily while holding water for 20 seconds in mouth immediately after meals. HEKLA LAVA TOOTH POWDER ( WHEEZAL) Scrub teeth daily night Visit a Dentist for physical examination.
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Dear doctor, I'm 16 years old. I wanted to put braces on my teeth and I visited a dentist who told me that four of my teeth should be taken for that. So I had my teeth taken. But After putting braces I started suffering frequent headaches. Because of that I removed the braces. My question is that ; is there any problem in discontinuing the treatment after removing my molars.

FDSRCS, MOrth RCS, MDS - Orthodontics, BDS
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Dear doctor, I'm 16 years old. I wanted to put braces on my teeth and I visited a dentist who told me that four of my...
Headaches may not be related to braces. Better to restart the braces treatment. If you keep like this side teeth will start tilting in that space.

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The leftover food particles can wreck havoc in your mouth especially while the orthodontic treatment. Always remember to use a mouthwash after every meal.

I am 18 years old I have tooth decay what should I do?

MDS - Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
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I am 18 years old I have tooth decay what should I do?
We need more investigations to decide upon treatment. You may need cleaning and artificial enamel filling or root canal treatment. Advance procedures can be done with laser. Dental tips: - visit a dentist every six months for cleaning and a thorough dental check-up. Limit sugary food to avoid tooth decay. Gargle your mouth thoroughly after every meal. Scrub gently to clean your tongue with a tongue cleaner. Floss all your teeth inter dentally & brush twice daily, morning & night, up & down short vertical strokes, with ultra-soft bristles, indicator brush. Tooth brush to be changed every 2 months.

My gums are bleeding for a few weeks now, I dnt have a gr8 oral hygiene, NY shift and work barely gives me time to visit a doc.

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My gums are bleeding for a few weeks now, I dnt have a gr8 oral hygiene, NY shift and work barely gives me time to vi...
Bleeding gums indicates pyorrhoea. Scaling once in a year is mandatory. It will definitely sort out your problem of bleeding gums. Post scaling you can maintain your gums health by rinsing with warm salt water and gum massaging.

Is it compulsory to do crowning after rct?

MDS Prosthodontics, BDS, Medicine
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Yes it is mandatory to get a crown after rct because your tooth becomes weak after drilling & other procedures. Sooner or later your tooth can fracture if you don't get a crown.

Teeth are sensitive to cold/hot beverages.Cure?

BDS
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Hello, First need is to identify the cause of sensitivity by dentist and then accordingly he/she will advice the treatment, meanwhile you may use some sensitivity and hypersensitivity toothpaste like Colgate sensitive pro-relief and Colgate gel-cam respectively. Regards! Dr. Priyanshu Singh
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I have problem of stomach in digestion because I have ulcers in my mouth every month or two times in a month. What should I do?

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I have problem of stomach in digestion because I have ulcers in my mouth every month or two times in a month. What sh...
Kindly refer to a oral medicine specialist for these recurrent ulcer diagnosis. They can help you out. Good luck.

Orthodontics Treatment

MDS, Fellow of Academy of General Education (FAGE), BDS
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The treatment with braces to treat mal-aligned teeth can be started anytime after 10 yrs depending on individual cases. Its not just for aesthetics but for better tooth alignment for better chewing and maintain oral hygiene.
Orthodontics Treatment
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I have yellow teeth I trys many tooth pastes but it is not remove please tell me what should I do for that.

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I have yellow teeth I trys many tooth pastes but it is not remove please tell me what should I do for that.
Scaling and polishing will help to remove what is called as calculus which appears as a yellow/brown thin layer adhered to your teeth. You can also try in office bleaching if you are not satisfied with the results scaling and polishing would give you.
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Dr. Constantly I am getting salty taste in my toungu and also it irritate to take food please Advise

BDS
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Smoking is usually associated with the salty tongue. If you are a nonsmoker then check on your water intake on daily basis.

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Your mouth is more than just a pretty smile. It's also a gateway to your overall health. Keeping that gateway clean may keep you healthier longer -- and looking younger. Keeping a youthful mouth comes down to two simple, proven, and practical steps
Brush and floss daily
See your dentist every six months
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Hello, I have done my root canal and crowning of my molars on february 2016. Since then I do not hsve any issue in taking hot or cold food. But from may onwards when I take hot meals, I get a sensitive ache on my crowned tooth. I do not have any problem with cold food. The dentist who had done the crowning of ceramic tooth told that the tooth will be having a warranty upto 10 years. What is the problem? Root canal is perfectly done by an expert.

BDS, MDS Prosthodontics
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Hello, I have done my root canal and crowning of my molars on february 2016. Since then I do not hsve any issue in ta...
Hi lybrate-user, brother you definitely have a problem in your root canal treatment, probably there is some canal that has been missed or there is some pulp tissue left in canal. I would recommend you to get re rct done to save the tooth or otherwise you can just get it removed.

What was the reason for bleeding in gums often, what is the remedies / suggestions pills.

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What was the reason for bleeding in gums often, what is the remedies / suggestions pills.
Hi, there are various reasons for bleeding gums like poor oral hygiene, vitamin deficiency, physical injury to gums, hormonal changes, medications etc. You have to visit a dentist for professional cleaning and check-up to know the exact cause and solution of your problem. Without checking you we can't suggest anything.

What are the best home remedies for an extreme tooth pain? I really can't control it.

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What are the best home remedies for an extreme tooth pain? I really can't control it.
Tooth pain is such a state in which it is very important to visit dentist, because he can tell you the reason behind it and proper treatment also. For home remedies you can do warm saline rinses and if possible clove oil dressing in the cavity can give you temporary relief.

I have gap in my premolars teeth. What is the better treatment.?

MDS - Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
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I have gap in my premolars teeth. What is the better treatment.?
Kindly consult a dentist in person for further suggestion. We need more investigations to decide upon treatment. You may need braces. You may consult me in person too. Dental tips: - visit a dentist every six months. Gargle your mouth thoroughly after every meal. Scrub gently to clean your tongue with a tongue cleaner. Floss all your teeth inter dentally & brush twice daily, morning & night, up & down short vertical strokes, with ultra-soft bristles, indicator brush.
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