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Dr. Padma

Dentist, Chennai

Dr. Padma Dentist, Chennai
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I'm dedicated to providing optimal health care in a relaxed environment where I treat every patients as if they were my own family....more
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Dr. Padma is a trusted Dentist in West Mambalam, Chennai. You can visit him/her at Malligai Dental Hospital in West Mambalam, Chennai. You can book an instant appointment online with Dr. Padma on Lybrate.com.

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Hello doctor. My mother have pain from head to jaw she has pain .earn. Pain also and sometimes she is even unable to open her mouth .she has pain from last 1 year. She has pain during both summer and winter season. So please suggest something suitable for my mom. I request you doctor please help me. Thank you.

BPTh/BPT, MPTh/MPT
Physiotherapist, Noida
Hello doctor. My mother have pain from head to jaw she has pain .earn. Pain also and sometimes she is even unable to ...
Hot fomentation x twice daily. Neck Exercises. Neck Stretching. Postural Correction. Shoulder Shrugs . Core Strengthening Exercises. Take frequent Breaks at work Use cervical pillow. Use Back Support.
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Hi. My teeth comes little outside shall I wear braces to keep it equal. I want my smile looks good. Pl suggest about braces.

BDS
Dentist, Jabalpur
Hi. My teeth comes little outside shall I wear braces to keep it equal. I want my smile looks good. Pl suggest about ...
hello saurabh, If you feel your teeth are coming out , you can go for orthodontic treatment, to improve your smile. But exact decision can be made only after visiualizing your lateral cephalogram and an OPG
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I am 24 years male, after cleaning my tongue with brush while i'm spiting out I will see blood coming out with saliva, is it a Major problem should I consult my family doctor please suggest me what I can I do.

BDS
Dentist, Ratia
I am 24 years male, after cleaning my tongue with brush while i'm spiting out I will see blood coming out with saliva...
Blood with saliva is mostly due to periodontitis. Dat is swelling and infection in your gums. So d treatment you need is scaling and curettage. Asap.
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Hi Sir, my daughter is one year old. She got one teeth on top and one in bottom. She has done back color at back side of upper teeth, it's not a hole. Pls let me know what should I have to use do. Is there any chance birth mole can be back side.

BDS
Dentist, Kolar
Hi Sir, my daughter is one year old. She got one teeth on top and one in bottom.
She has done back color at back side...
Considering the age of your daughter the black colour on the teeth could be nursing bottle caries which is frequent in toddlers. It happens wen the child takes prolonged feeds at night or sleeps while feeding which causes retaining of some milk in mouth leading to decay of back surface of teeth. It is advised to wipe clean the teeth with moist cloth after each feed to prevent decay. Visit a pedodontist for further evaluation n treatment. Take care.
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My teeth is very yellow so please you take me advice what I do because I want to a bright teeth.

BDS, PG Diploma In PG Advance Course Of Oral Implantology On New Generation Implants, PGDHHM
Dentist, Gurgaon
My teeth is very yellow so please you take me advice what I do because I want to a bright teeth.
Hello if you are using power form or ayurvedic to clean your teeth. Your teeth become more yellowish with time because powder is more abrasive it will wear outermost layer of tooth enamel. And tooth become more yellowish due to exposure of inner layer dentine which is more yellowish. So avoid vigorous brushing. Bleaching can be done. Which can improve your tooth shade.
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He is just 10 months old n is having a vomiting tendency while eating, cerelac, even he has not grown teeth, kindly prescribe any medicine that he could be fed without any anxiety. Thanking you.

MDS - ORAL MEDICINE , DIAGNOSIS AND ORAL RADIOLOGY, BDS
Dentist,
He is just 10 months old n is having a vomiting tendency while eating, cerelac, even he has not grown teeth, kindly p...
Your baby is fine. It's a general tendency to vomit at this age, as they are new to swallowing solids. It takes some time for them to adjust. It's better to mix more water into cerelac until he is comfortable with solid.
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I was eating gutkha and pan that's why my mouth is not open properly only two fingers size I can't eat pani puri what to do please reply.

BDS, MDS - Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Advanced course in maxillofacial sugery
Dentist, Lucknow
I was eating gutkha and pan that's why my mouth is not open properly only two fingers size I can't eat pani puri what...
U could b having osmf it req surgical tt n is called precancerous lesion you should consult a maxillofacial surg if ard lko you may consult me stop gutkha.
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In my mouth teeth washing time cmng blood why Pas 3 completed this problem how can solve this problem.

BDS, FICOI, Fellow of Academy of General Education (FAGE)
Dentist, Bangalore
In my mouth teeth washing time cmng blood why
Pas 3 completed this problem how can solve this problem.
I think you may require cleaning, kindly consult near by dentist soon, make sure you clean your tongue while brushing, brush twice a day, consume water frequently, include fresh fruits and vegetables in your diet, rinse your moth with water each and every time after you eat.
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I'm 22 years old male and I'm feeling too much sweetness kind of pain to my 2nd molar and I'm feeling very much difficult to eat pls help.

BDS
Dentist, Mumbai
I'm 22 years old male and I'm feeling too much sweetness kind of pain to my 2nd molar and I'm feeling very much diffi...
Your symptoms indicate there is a deep cavity in the tooth. The decay will have to be removed. Following this, if the pulp (nerve) of the tooth is exposed, a root canal will have to be done to save the tooth. If not ,a filling will be sufficient.
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I am 18 years old a boy and I am suffering from sensitivity in my tooth. I can't even drink a glass of cold water. What can I do?

BDS
Dentist, Delhi
I am 18 years old a boy and I am suffering from sensitivity in my tooth. I can't even drink a glass of cold water. Wh...
Apply thermokind f paste with your finger on all teeth and leave it for five minutes than use brush daily. You will feel better result in a week.
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BDS
Dentist, Cuttack
One should regularly use fluoride containing toothpaste to prevent dental caries*(provided your doctor prescribe you)

I frequently affected by mouth ulcer. By month I affect by 3 or 4 time. It makes pain and can not able to eat. How to cure it?

BDS
Dentist, Delhi
I frequently affected by mouth ulcer. By month I affect by 3 or 4 time. It makes pain and can not able to eat. How to...
There are some good medicine but you need to go for private consultation meanwhile have lot offluids in your diet
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I am 30 years old male am suffering from mouth ulcers for last 3 weeks. What should I do?

MDS - Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Dentist, Chennai
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.
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Undergoing root canal treatment Pain not stopping from a week after taking medicine regularly Maybe some infection or anything Need help. Taken pain killer n antibiotic both still its not stopping.

MDS - Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Dentist, Pune
Undergoing root canal treatment
Pain not stopping from a week after taking medicine regularly
Maybe some infection or...
Hello, The intensity and duration of pain varies from Patient to patient. In case there is severe infection in the tooth prior to root canal treatment, then it's takes a few days for the pain to subside. Kindly share your problem with your dentist ,he or she will surely help you out.
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I got mouth ulcer I used also oral medication but resolved. Please tell me permanent solution for ulcer?

DGOI, Aesthetic , M.Sc - Master of Oral Implantology (MOI), MDS - Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopaedics, BDS
Dentist, Bangalore
I got mouth ulcer I used also oral medication but resolved. Please tell me permanent solution for ulcer?
Mouth ulcers mouth ulcers can vary is size, shape and number. Mouth ulcers are self limiting, which means they heal naturally by themselves. The medications are only to ease the pain and burning sensation during the course of the healing. Please do not self prescribe any medications as it might at times delay the healing of the ulcer. Please visit the dentist to know exactly the type of the ulcer and its treatment. To ease the pain you cud by a topical anaesthetic gel and apply it before eating anything spicy. Try to reduce the stress, avoid long exposure to sunlight, avoid carbonated drinks and citrus fruits and juices containing citric acid, avoid lemon with food and keep urself hydrated.
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Root Canal Treatment - How it Can Relieve Your Tooth Pain and Save Your Smile?

BDS
Dentist, Gurgaon
Root Canal Treatment - How it Can Relieve Your Tooth Pain and Save Your Smile?

A root canal is a treatment to repair and save a badly damaged or infected tooth. The procedure involves removing the damaged area of the tooth (the pulp), cleaning and disinfecting it and then filling and sealing it. The common causes affecting the pulp are a cracked tooth, a deep cavity, repeated dental treatment to the tooth or trauma. The term "root canal" comes from cleaning of the canals inside the tooth's root.

Millions of teeth are treated and saved each year with root canal, or endodontic, treatment. Learn more about root canal treatment and how it can relieve your tooth pain and save your smile.

The Procedure-

  1. A root canal procedure begins with an X-ray to determine the shape of the root canals and whether the infection has spread to the adjoining bone.

  2. Local anesthesia is then administered to numb the affected area.

  3. A rubber sheet is then placed around the tooth to keep the area and prevent it from the saliva.

  4. A hole is then drilled in the affected tooth, following which the decayed pulp and nerve tissues are removed.

  5. The removal is done by using root canal files which are inserted into the hole and then used to scrape and scrub the insides of the tooth.

  6. After the scraping, water is used to clean and flush out the debris.

  7. After the tooth is cleaned, it is sealed after administering medications to prevent infection.

  8. The sealing process involves filling the inner portion of the teeth by a rubber based compound and a sealer paste.

Modern endodontic treatment is very similar to having a routine filling and usually can be completed in one or two appointments, depending on the condition of your tooth and your personal circumstances. You can expect a comfortable experience during and after your appointment.

  • Saving the natural tooth with root canal treatment has many advantages:

  • Efficient chewing

  • Normal biting force and sensation

  • Natural appearance

  • Protects other teeth from excessive wear or strain

Post-obturation:

  1. Once the surgery is done, the tooth may become sensitive due to inflammation of the tissues for the first few days.

  2. This pain and inflammation can be limited by pain medications such as ibuprofen.

  3. It is advised to avoid any chewing by the affected teeth as it can slow down the repair process. You can brush and floss your teeth regularly

    If you wish to discuss about any specific problem, you can consult a dentist.

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BDS, PGDFO
Dentist, Gadchiroli
Sticky and chewy food might create problems as it can get stuck into the braces.

I have surface stains on my teeth in the lower side. Can you pls suggest me how to get rid of those stains.

BDS
Dentist, Mumbai
I have surface stains on my teeth in the lower side. Can you pls suggest me how to get rid of those stains.
Rohit you are having stains on teeth . Brush your teeth twice a day and do listerine mouth wash regularly kindly visit dental surgeon again for check-up and cleaning and polishing of teeth and will get rid of stains .
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