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Dr. K P Shankar

Dentist, Bangalore

Dr. K P Shankar Dentist, Bangalore
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My favorite part of being a doctor is the opportunity to directly improve the health and wellbeing of my patients and to develop professional and personal relationships with them....more
My favorite part of being a doctor is the opportunity to directly improve the health and wellbeing of my patients and to develop professional and personal relationships with them.
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Dr. K P Shankar is one of the best Dentists in Brigade Road, Bangalore. He is currently practising at K P Shankar's Dental Clinic in Brigade Road, Bangalore. Book an appointment online with Dr. K P Shankar on Lybrate.com.

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I am a 31 old male. For the last couple of years I am having bad breath. I dont' know the reason why. When I wake up in the morning the bad breath smells very strong but after brushing my teeth it goes away then I take my breakfast at 8 am in the morning then everything seems fine for 2-3 hours but after start working in office near about 11 am it comes back again and stay untill I am having supper I am afraid to talk with my friends these days because of my strong bad breath. Please help me to diagnose this.

MDS - Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Dentist, Chennai
Gastritis, lung & sinus infection may also be the cause of bad smell in the mouth. 90% of bad breath is due to a dirty tongue. Kindly consult a physician & dentist in person for further suggestion. We need more investigations to decide upon treatment. You may need deep cleaning. Rinse your mouth thoroughly with a mouth wash until then. Advance procedures can be done with laser too. You may consult me in person 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.
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Certification in Full Mouth Rehabilitation, Post-Graduate Certificate in Oral Implantology (PGCOI), M.Sc - Master of Oral Implantology (MOI), Certified Implantologist, BDS
Dentist, Rajkot
Do you think that a fallen tooth is always a waste? That's not true. Saving a fallen tooth can be useful.  Try to keep it in place while you seek immediate medical attention. If that is not the case, try wrapping the tooth in a piece of plastic or soaking it into milk and call for immediate dental service.

My son is 2 years old. His is very weak and his teeth are becoming black and getting cavities. Also he is not eating anything means not getting hungry. But he is quite active. Please let me know what may be the reason?

Certified Implantologist, BDS
Dentist, Coimbatore
Its called nursing bottle caries or could be rampant caries. After feeding the child the milk will be in the mouth leading to cavity. Make the child drink some water to wash away the milk. However once cavity occurs it requires proper management. Prefer to go to a pedodontist a dentist specialist for children.
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My lot of teeth very sensitive is there any paste or coating which can cover my teeth to protect me from hot and cold sensation.

oral implantology, BDS
Dentist, Jaipur
start using any toothpaste and mouth wash avilable in market for sensitivity. preferably tooth paste like colgate sensitive prorelief and mouth wash like senguel AD. keep a gap of half an hour between these two
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How can I remove my teeth cavity I had used colgate all product Pls, suggest me any idea.

BDS (GOLD MEDALIST)
Dentist, Jamshedpur
Cavity can be treated only by two methods, ie. Either by filling or by rct, depends upon the pulp condition. Get it done immediately.
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My gums are weak how do i regain my gums stronger am a smoker but per day only 4 cigars i smoke. Please advice me a natural remedy am very much suffered about my teeth.

MDS - Periodontics, Certified Implantologist, BDS
Dentist, Chandigarh
Hello Sorry to say but smokers have more gum problem than non smoker individuals, and treatment results do get affected because of smoking I suggest you to go for scaling and root planning and quit smoking.In 4 months by reducing one ciggrate every month For your problem it's better to visit a Periodontist(GumSpecalist) Thank you Dr.AmanBhatia
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When I eat some hot or cold I feel vibrate on my teeth what can I do to get rid of this?

Advanced Aesthetics, BDS
Dentist, Mumbai
Hi, teeth have a protective layer called enamel with age the enamel wears off and become thin which causes to become teeth sensitive to cold and hot. You need to get a professional check up done to know the exact cause and solution of your problem.
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MDS
Dentist, Nellore
Do not use your teeth for doing something other than chewing food. Using them for cracking nuts, removing bottle tops or ripping open packaging can result in chipped or broken teeth.
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I am a 21 year old male. My mouth got wounded 2 years before near the front row teeth. Daily I gets pain there. Why it's not get healed?

Dentist, Kolkata
When there is injury to the teeth, slowly the teeth starts getting infected n after 2-3years, the pain starts! you should go in for rct of teeth, along with medications!
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I can't open my mouth properly because of my habit of chewing gutkha and pan masala. Before 1 month I leave that gutka and pan masala but after leaving that I can't open my mouth​ properly Give suggestions. What to do?

BDS
Dentist, Gurgaon
Dear user, Its good that you stopped using gutka and pan masala. If your mouth opening is less you need not to panic first stay calm and visit your dentist. They are treatments available for this condition your dentist will advise you some medications and exercises depending on the severity of your condition. Eat healthy food and hv fruits in your diet. Stay determined to quit tobacco.
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I am 18 year old. My teeth is very yellowish. I am doing 2 time brash daily. What should I do?

Certification in Full Mouth Rehabilitation, Post-Graduate Certificate in Oral Implantology (PGCOI), M.Sc - Master of Oral Implantology (MOI), Certified Implantologist, BDS
Dentist, Rajkot
Get your teeth clean by the dentist and also the bleaching treatment if require by that treatment you will get good white teeth
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How can I overcome my teeth problems. Like gum issues, to make teeth strong. Please advise.

oral implantology, BDS
Dentist, Jaipur
Get your teeth cleaned professionally by scaling and polishing. maintain oral hygiene by brushing twice a day and use mouthwash regularly.
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MDS
Dentist, Nellore
If you are constantly engaged in sports related activities, always wear a mouthguard to protect your mouth and orthodontic appliances while the treatment is going on.
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My teeth have decayed and still there is cavity in both upper and lower wisdom teeth and its leading cavity yo another please help me to suggest what should I do.

BDS
Dentist, Guwahati
CAVITY IN WISDOM TEETH SHOULD BE TREATED AS EARLY AS POSSIBLE.ONCE DECAYED IT HAS TO BE EXTRACTED COS IT LEADS TO SEVERE PAIN .N FOOD DEBRIS BETWEEN WISDOM TOOTH AND THE OTHER TOOTH LEADS TO C AVITIES IN OTHER TOOTH.RCT IN WISDOM TOOTH NOT SO FRUITLESS.SO GET UR TREATMENT OR EXTRACTION OF WISDOM TOOTH.DONE FIRST.TAKE CARE
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How to prevent my teeth getting out. And what about tooth bonding process. And its max cost?

BDS, MDS - Orthodontics
Dentist, Gurgaon
Teeth getting out means teeth falling. Technically there is nothing called teeth bonding. You have to maintain a good oral hygiene and gum health. Also check your blood sugar levels are under control. Yes splinting can be tried but patient selection is important. Not every patient is a good candidate for this.
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We are suffering from sensitivities since 4 month. Please share your opinion how can I relief?

MDS - Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Dentist, Chennai
Kindly consult a dentist in person for further suggestion. We need more investigations to decide upon treatment. You may need cleaning along with desensitizing procedures and / or artificial enamel filling. Advance procedures can be done with laser too. You may consult me in person. Until then apply a desensitizing paste on the teeth. Wait for 10 to 15 min until you brush your teeth with the same paste. Applying it overnight will be better. 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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Blood coming from one particular area in gums and condition is exacerbated when teeth are not brushed previous night

Dental surgeon
Dentist, Ahmedabad
It happen because of gums infection cause by calculus so u need treatment lik. 1-scaling (cleaning of teeth) 2- medication. 3- root planing 4-oral profylaxis lik colgate plax or listerine mouth wash
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Hello Good Evening Doctors My Mother has been facing the problem of Blister in her mouth for last 5 years. please tell me the solution. Thanks.

BDS, Non-Resident J.R. in Dept. of Orthodontics, Certified oral implantologist, Advanced Aesthetics, Digital Smile Designer
Dentist, Jammu
Does the ulcer/blister is in the mouth for the last 5 years or it comes and goes. If the blister is there for the past 5 years, you should get a biopsy done of the lesion and get a histopathology report from the laboratory. Also if the ulcer comes and goes, it might be due to nutritional deficiency or dehydration or sharp edges inside the mouth. Please get it evaluated with a dentist.
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Please give me some homeopathic medicine or home made medicine for mouth ulcers. Is it curable? Please tell me.

MDS
Dentist, Kolkata
I am not aware of any home made remedies for mouth ulcer,,i donot think they will work.You can apply dologel ointment in ulcer.
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I have a pain my wisdom teeth and can I take ketrol dt tablet for pain. How much dose I can use it.

MD - Homeopathy, BHMS
Homeopath, Vadodara
I can't advise about the allopathic medicines much. But any NSAIDs should not be taken more than thrice a day if i am not wrong... As a homoeopath i can suggest homoeopathic medicine... Mag Carb 30 tds. For easy eruption of teeth and pain.
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