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Dr. Kavitha Shetty

BDS

Dentist, Bangalore

23 Years Experience  ·  100 at clinic
Dr. Kavitha Shetty BDS Dentist, Bangalore
23 Years Experience  ·  100 at clinic  ·  ₹ online
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Our team includes experienced and caring professionals who share the belief that our care should be comprehensive and courteous - responding fully to your individual needs and preferences.
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Dr. Kavitha Shetty is an experienced Dentist in BEML Layout (Raja Rajeshwari Nagar), Bangalore. She has helped numerous patients in her 23 years of experience as a Dentist. She has completed BDS. She is currently associated with Dental Care Center in BEML Layout (Raja Rajeshwari Nagar), Bangalore. You can book an instant appointment online with Dr. Kavitha Shetty on Lybrate.com.

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BDS - AB SHETTY INSTITUTE OF DENTAL SCIENCE, - 1993
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Indian Dental Association

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I have a cavity of teeth but I use medicine medicine but I have not any improvement in my teeth.

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I have a cavity of teeth but I use medicine medicine but I have not any improvement in my teeth.
Hii. You may have deep cavity which can not be restored by simple fillings. You may need to go for root canal treatment.

For avoiding tooth problems. what can I do sir?

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For avoiding tooth problems. what can I do sir?
For healthier teeth you need to follow these routines. - - Brush regularly two times daily with soft bristle toothbrush. - Rinse your mouth after each meal. - Floss your tooth to prevent food impaction. - Avoid sticky and sweetened food. - Avoid alcohol, tobacco products and smoking. - Visit a dentist regularly every 6 months.

Hi, I am having a small ball like bumps inside my lower lip. So Please tell me what is that? Is it normal or any issue.

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You might be suffering from a soft tissue cyst known as mucocele consult a qualified dentist or oral surgeon to get that removed.
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When I drink cold water and eat the ice cream then start the pain in my teeth. Why start the pain in my teeth and gum?

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When I drink cold water and eat the ice cream then start the pain in my teeth. Why start the pain in my teeth and gum?
Hello, pain could be because of 1.cavity 2. Infection to the roots of tooth. Consult a dentist, if there is a cavity get it filled and if there is any infection to roots get it treated.
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There is a spot in my tongue period of time. Please suggested to me about its disease.

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Eat lot of fruits & green leafy vegetables & drink plenty of water. We need more investigations with clinical examination to decide upon treatment. You may need coronoplasty (smoothen teeth edges) along with t. Rebagen 10, morning one tab & one at night for 5 days, c. Becosules 5 cap, for five days in the morning after meals. Hexigel ointment on the area of ulcer. Rinse your mouth thoroughly with a mouth wash after every meals. 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.

EI am 26 years old male. My question is how long after a tooth extraction before eating and drinking?

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EI am 26 years old male. My question is how long after a tooth extraction before eating and drinking?
Hi lybrate-user, you need to be on soft, cold n bland diet for 24 hours atleast, avoid smoking, eat curd rice sort of foods and for rest ask your dentist who extracted your tooth as he would know the extent of precautions you need to take.

What are the causes of mouth ulcers? I am having those quite often. Just after one has gone, the other starts.

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What are the causes of mouth ulcers?
I am having those quite often. Just after one has gone, the other starts.
Hi, there are various reasons for mouth ulcers it could be because of spicy food, medications, bad digestion, eating hard food etc. You can go for professional check up to get the exact cause and solution for the same. Regards

No matter how hard I try brushing my teeth it still remains yellow. Is this a disorder? What should I do?

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No matter how hard I try brushing my teeth it still remains yellow. Is this a disorder? What should I do?
The simplest method of removing minor surface stains is polishing, or micro-abrasion if staining is more intrinsic. Provided that your discolouration is not due to inadequate enamel exposing the dentin, tooth whitening (bleaching) is often the most effective treatment for yellow stained teeth. Advance procedures can be done with laser. Use snowdent tooth paste for whitening until then. Apply snowdent paste on the teeth. Wait for 10 to 15 min. Then brush your teeth with the same paste. Applying it overnight for better results.

There is a mouth ulcer that's not getting cured. Have used a medicated gel and also took medicines but still no relief.

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There is a mouth ulcer that's not getting cured.  Have used a medicated gel and also took medicines but still no relief.
Eat lot of fruits & green leafy vegetables & drink plenty of water. Kindly consult a dentist in person for further suggestion. We need more investigations to decide upon treatment. You may need coronoplasty (smoothen teeth edges) along with t. Rebagen 10, morning one tab & one at night for 5 days, c. Becosules 5 cap, for five days in the morning after meals. Hexigel ointment on the area of ulcer. Rinse your mouth thoroughly with a mouth wash after every meals. 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. 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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My teeth is yellowish but I am brushing my teeth regularly. How to get rid of yellowish.

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Hi. You need to visit dentist for expert advice because sometimes yellow colour is due to tartar, calculus or stains. So we need to check whether its tooth colour or some deposits. For more please contact me privately

My teeth became as a hole like black in colour in left side part of teeth what to do ?

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Hi, It indicates there is a grossly decayed teeth in the left side.So please visit your dentist,he will check with an xray and if possible saves your teeth by doing a root canal treatment followed by a crown.If the damage is more it may require an extraction.
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I have Gingivitis and I get unfit for this in army during medical verification. So give me some helpful tips to cure this in between 20 days.

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I have Gingivitis and I get unfit for this in army during medical verification. So give me some helpful tips to cure ...
Gingivitis is the earliest form of gum disease that can resolve with good oral hygiene. Your dentist will evaluate your mouth during a dental cleaning appointment and removes any plaque and tartar that is building up on your teeth. When a person has gingivitis, the goal is to rid the gums of inflammation and restore them to a healthy pink color. Although you have been brushing your teeth for decades, the correct technique is most important. Use a soft-bristled toothbrush and place it at a 45-degree angle against your gum line and massage the gums in a back and forth motion. Then, move the brush up and down and back and forth motion using short strokes to clean the outer and inner surfaces of your teeth and the chewing surfaces too. Be gentle with brushing. Spend at least two minutes brushing and replace your toothbrush when you see the bristles becoming frayed. Don't forget to rinse using warm water with salt. Vitamin c makes wounds heal faster. It may not cure the gingivitis itself, but this supplement will help bleeding gums to resolve.

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‪Smoking‬ can stain your ‪‎teeth‬ yellow, cause ‪Bad‬ Breath, and increases your risk of Gum ‪‎Disease‬, Breathing ‪‎Problems‬, Lung Cancer and Mouth ‪‎Cancer‬
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Eating a piece of cheese after meals can prove beneficial as firstly, it helps in pulling away some of the plaque and leftover tiny food particles from meals, and secondly, since it contains calcium, it adds to the health of teeth and bones as well.

I have dental issue since last week. Got bleeding frequently please suggest me what to do.

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I have dental issue since last week. Got bleeding frequently please suggest me what to do.
Bleeding can happen because of swollen gums which is result of tartar or calculus deposits. That deposits need to be dislodged for healthy gums.

I have some pain in my mouth and also yellowness on that. What is the problem. Please describes the solutions clearly.

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I have some pain in my mouth and also yellowness on that. What is the problem. Please describes the solutions clearly.
You might have huge amount of tarter / deposit on your teeth. Kindly get cleaning done. You might have pain in third molar. Kindly get yourself checked by dentist.

When I brushed my teeth then the gums were bleeding. What should I do in this content?

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When I brushed my teeth then the gums were bleeding. What should I do in this content?
Bleeding gums are sign of infection due to plaque and calculus. Get scaling done by a dentist. For temporary relief, use mouthwash twice daily after proper brushing. Forceful gargle with water after eating or drinking anything. Avoid sticky n sweet food. Limit your food intake to 3-4 times a day.

I am feeling that my gums are loosening/ shrinking on teeth, the roots of teeth is slowly coming out of gums, although there is no sensation in the teeth. Any precaution or treatment? Please advice.

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I am feeling that my gums are loosening/ shrinking on teeth, the roots of teeth is slowly coming out of gums, althoug...
this are sign of gum infection due to accumulation of plaque on teeth. go for scaling and polishing of teeth. use mouthwash twice daily after brushing. maintain proper oral hygiene.

I have chew tobacco for 7to8 years and my mouth has become small even I cannot put two fingers in my mouth what should I do to make my mouth normal as it was before.

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•Eat a healthy, balanced diet and avoid eating strongly flavoured or spicy food. •Cut down on sugary food and drink, as it can increase the amount of bacteria in your mouth. •Reduce your alcohol consumption. •Stop smoking. •Cut down on coffee. •Drink plenty of water to help prevent your mouth becoming dry. •Chew sugar-free gum after eating, to stimulate the flow of saliva. This will help clean away any remaining food particles. •Don't use toothpaste to clean your dentures, as it can scratch the surface and cause stains. •Clean your dentures thoroughly using soap and lukewarm water, denture cream or a denture-cleaning tablet. •Use a separate toothbrush to clean your dentures. •Make sure you visit your dentist for regular check-ups. Having regular dental check-ups will ensure that any plaque is removed from your teeth, particularly in areas that are difficult to reach. •Your dentist can recommend the best way to clean your teeth and gums, and point out areas you might be missing. They can also identify any signs of gum disease and ensure early treatment. •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. •If your bad breath is caused by a gastrointestinal problem, such as an H. Pylori infection or gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GORD), you may be referred to a gastroenterologist. •Persistent bad breath or a bad taste in the mouth may be a warning sign of gum (periodontal) disease. Gum disease is caused by the buildup of plaque on teeth. •You may need deep cleaning & fill tooth cavities with artificial enamel filling. Rinse your mouth thoroughly with a mouth wash until then. Advance procedures can be done with laser too.

I have pain in my tooth tried many medicine but my pain is getting more which medicine should I take.

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I have pain in my tooth
tried many medicine but my pain is getting more which medicine should I take.
The type of treatment you have for toothache /sensitivity/swelling will depend on the cause of the pain, so your dentist will examine your mouth and may carry out an X-ray to try to identify the problem. •If your toothache / sensitivity/swelling is caused by tooth decay, your dentist will remove the decayed area and replace it with a filling. •If your toothache / sensitivity/swelling is caused by a loose or broken filling, the filling will be taken out, any decay will be removed and a new filling put in place. •If the pulp inside your tooth is infected, you may need root canal treatment. This procedure involves removing the infected pulp and then inserting a special type of filling to seal the tooth and prevent re-infection. •If your toothache / sensitivity/swelling can't be treated using these methods, or if your tooth is impacted (wedged between another tooth and your jaw), it may need to be removed.
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