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Dr. K M K Masthan

Dentist, Chennai

100 at clinic
Dr. K M K Masthan Dentist, Chennai
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Dr. K M K Masthan is a popular Dentist in Ashok Nagar, Chennai. You can meet Dr. K M K Masthan personally at Masthan's Clinic in Ashok Nagar, Chennai. You can book an instant appointment online with Dr. K M K Masthan on Lybrate.com.

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How to stop tooth erosion ?

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Avoid carbonated and aerated drinks, avoid alcohol, avoid tobacco in any form.Brush your teeth with fluoride tooth paste, avoid acidogenic substances, avoid too much caffeine or tea.Use a medium or medium soft tooth brush, get yourself checked by a dentist once in 6 months, avoid acidity.If you have acidity. You should take treatment, avoid oily, spicy fatty foods, take plenty of water and fresh fruit juices, use mild mouthwashes, have lot of salads, green veggies and fruits in your diet. Floss your teeth regularly.

What is the std that can cause painful mouth sores that goes and comes every weeks and that lymph node and itching sometimes.

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Keep your mouth clean and teeth should be cleaned with dentist and you can undergo laser treatment for sores.

Iam a 32 years old male and have toothache for last 4weeks. What should I do?

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Iam a 32 years old male and have toothache for last 4weeks. What should I do?
Tooth pain can be due to some cavities present in your teeth. Visit dentist get it checked and treated as per.

I'm a 17 year old boy having terrible pain in my mouth caused due to formation of an internal cheek protrusion. Can't eat anything for the past few days. I am sure it's not ulcer. Pain is extended till the head.

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I'm a 17 year old boy having terrible pain in my mouth caused due to formation of an internal cheek protrusion. Can't...
Please take Merc sol 6C one dose daily in morning for 2 weeks. It should get reduced and then cured. Still if you don't get your desired results, please inform me, I will help you. Take care. :)

How do I stop gum bleeding?

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How do I stop gum bleeding?
gum bleeding can be caused due to a variety of reasons, namely, buildup of plaque on the gum line, infections, brushing too hard, ill fitting dentures or other appliances, bleeding or other systemic disorders. each cause comes with its own sign and symptom and its treatment accordingly, thus its imperative you consult a dentist for a comprehensive oral care.

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IF YOU ARE HAVING DIABETES AND HYPERTENSION BE SURE OF GETTING YOUR ORAL HEALTH CHECK UP DONE.

How to increase calcium level in our body. Which is the best tooth paste for our teeth.

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How to increase calcium level in our body. Which is the best tooth paste for our teeth.
Tooth brush to be changed every 2 months. Changing the toothbrush alone donot keeps your teeth clean. All toothpaste have nearly similar ingredients like Abrasives, Fluorides, Surfactants, Antibacterial agents, Flavourants, Remineralizers, Fluoride, Diethylene glycol, Triclosan etc. Only the wrong brushing technique that we follow harms our teeth and gums. So consult your dentist, learn proper brushing technique, Brush your teeth twice a day, up & down short vertical strokes, with ultra-soft bristles, indicator brush to protect your teeth and gums from plaque and calculus. Floss your teeth inter dentally once a day. Consume a healthy diet rich in vegetables and lean protein. Reduce your intake of sugary foods and beverages. Gargle your mouth thoroughly after every meal. Drink plenty of fluoridated tap water. Drink not consume alcohol drinks. Don’t smoke.

I am a 22 years guy. And going through a strong toothaches.

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I am a 22 years guy.
And going through a strong toothaches.
Kindly get an x-ray done of the tooth having pain. May be you will have to get root canal treatment done followed by a crown or cap. Till then you can take a pain killer like tab ketorol dt 2 tablets dissolved in water. Brush your teeth twice daily using correct brushing technique to maintain your oral hygiene.

I frequently get mouth ulcers although I have constipation problems or any other stomach related problems. What is the matter and what should I do.

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I frequently get mouth ulcers although I have constipation problems or any other stomach related problems. What is th...
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.

Mouth smell always even I brush 2 time daily. PLease tell me what should i do?

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Mouth smell always even I brush 2 time daily. PLease tell me what should i do?
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. We need more investigations with clinical examination 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. 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.

I am seventy two years old. I am having pain in the lower jaw left 6, 7 tooth while biting and sometimes it is unbearable. Should remove those teeth? any conservative treatment possible? any medicine? to improve the life of tooth, any medicine?

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It could be possible to save the tooth with rct or crowns or a combination of both depending on the exact cause of your current problem. Since the teeth you have mentioned are important ones for chewing, I suggest you should take whatever steps are suggested to preserve them rather than getting them removed.

I have faced some pain in my upper teeth of right side of my mouth from yesterday and also some pain in left ear. Please give me some advice.

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I have faced some pain in my upper teeth of right side of my mouth from yesterday and also some pain in left ear. Ple...
Pain in left ear is associated with your tooth pain. Its called referred pain. Go to your local dentist and get your tooth check up done. You may have cavity in your tooth. Thanks.

My front teeth broken half, but now no more such incident? Feeling normal also. Is there any reason for worries?

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It is a big issue. See your teeth contains pulp, may be that is not paining because it is already dead or necrosed. But that chamber may become infected. Later on u may get a pain with following a lesion beneath the root of the tooth. Better visit one dentist nearby and get one x-ray done and do the remaining treatment. After the treatment your face and smile will look normal also.

I have to go to a doctor for scaling of my teeth's. Could medicine will help me or not?

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I have to go to a doctor for scaling of my teeth's. Could medicine will help me or not?
Plaque or calculus on teeth cannot be removed by any kind of medicine. Scaling is important and necessary pat of oral hygiene maintance. Go for it. Do visit your dentist.

Whatever I am eat, I vomit it within hours but not the food but saliva only. Then isn't know for what But I as always sneeze and my foot is burning from inside without any rashes.

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Whatever I am eat, I vomit it within hours but not the food but saliva only. Then isn't know for what But I as always...
Hi you need to get your blood glucose levels checked along with liver function test. Possibility of diabetes is there. These problems may be due to that.

I have very pain in my teeth.What can i do?

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I have very pain in my teeth.What can i do?
If wisdom teeth can't act a maxillofacial surg if not in correct place get them removed if rad lko you may show me in the mean time warm salt water gargles will give you relief.

I have pain in my teeth while eating. Please give me some advice.

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I have pain in my teeth while eating. Please give me some advice.
Hello sir, if that particular teeth has decay, have to undergo root canal treatment. Or if it is your wisdom teeth, which causes pain, have to go for removal of that particular teeth. For details consult.

Hello doctor I met an accident before two days. My jaws got injured in my mouth but TMJ joints, dooring, matching of teeth is perfect but while I open my mouth some little deviating is coming even-though I was eating without any pain. Tat deviation will become normal?

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Hello doctor I met an accident before two days. My jaws got injured in my mouth but TMJ joints, dooring, matching of ...
if it is been just 2 days,wait for 2 to 3 weeks. be on soft diet do not open your mouth wide.consult a maxillofacial surgeon in case of problem persists

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Try to save a knocked out tooth. If possible, hold the tooth back in place while you seek immediate dental advice. If this is not possible, wrap the tooth in plastic or place it in milk and seek dental advice immediately.

I get mouth ulcers frequently and 1 week ago I got a pimple like thing in tongue. AND IT keeps on increasing in number and paining a lot.help me

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If the mouth ulcer is causing a lot of pain, gently rub a small ice cube over the spot or rinse your mouth with ice-cold water. You could also chew on a clove bud (lavang) and direct the juice generated to the area where the ulcer is located. Clove buds are a great ingredient to cure sore throat too. To prevent the ulcerated area from getting infected, make it a point to rinse your mouth with a little salt water. Remember, this won’t make the ulcer disappear, but it can help reduce the pain. Honey is a natural humectant. It helps reduce scarring and hastens the process of new tissue growth. This, along with its anti-microbial effect ensures faster healing of the mouth ulcer. Chew a few leaves of tulsi along with some water about three to four times every day. This will help in getting rid of ulcers faster and also have a preventive action against their recurrence. Applying a little coconut oil directly onto the mouth ulcer or chewing some coconut (fresh or dry) helps reduce pain and inflammation and hence, ulcers heal faster. Mix some sugar to crushed khus-khus seeds and consume this mixture for instant relief from ulcers. You could apply a little ghee directly to the ulcerated area, or drink a glass of buttermilk two or three times every day. Mouth ulcers left untreated generally go away in a week or so; with these home remedies, you can expect faster relief. However, if you notice an ulcer in the mouth that is persistently present although it does not cause you any pain, do not neglect it or try to treat it with home remedies beyond a few days. Make it a point to see a doctor soon because often, a painless mouth ulcer is one of the earliest signs of oral cancer.
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