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Dr. Rachna

Dentist, Chennai

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Dr. Rachna Dentist, Chennai
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I believe in health care that is based on a personal commitment to meet patient needs with compassion and care.
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Dr. Rachna is a renowned Dentist in Anna Nagar, Chennai. You can visit him/her at K.B. Dental Clinic in Anna Nagar, Chennai. Book an appointment online with Dr. Rachna on Lybrate.com.

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I am 21 years old. I have a gap in between the front incisors and near the canines. I want to fix my teeth with braces or any other method so that I can get a perfect smile, but as I am a student I do not think I can spend too much on the medication. Doctor please help me in fixing without spending a lot of money. Thank you.

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I am 21 years old. I have a gap in between the front incisors and near the canines.
I want to fix my teeth with brace...
Space can be closed depending upon the extent of it. If it is minimal then it can be treated with filling & reshaping in one or two visits. This will be quite affordable. If not then it may go for braces that cost you more but still you will have option to pay up in installments over 1 years period of time.

My gums bleeding while brushing. I think I am suffering from gingivitis problem. Can you suggest any creams or any home remedies.

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My gums bleeding while brushing. I think I am suffering from gingivitis problem. Can you suggest any creams or any ho...
- use a soft toothbrush -- and brush properly! brush your teeth for at least two minutes twice a day and after meals. Hard brushing can further damage the soft tissues of your mouth. - floss at least once a day and be sure to floss beyond the gum line to remove more plaque. - control bleeding by applying pressure to the area with a cold compress. - rinse with salt water or hydrogen peroxide to keep the area clean. Avoid mouthwashes that contain alcohol, which can dry out your mouth. - stay away from smoking and other tobacco products, which can aggravate bleeding gums. - eat a balanced diet and limit snacking between meals. Carbohydrates and sugars feed dental plaque. - try an oral irrigation device, commonly known as a" water pick, to clear debris from around the gum line. - you may need deep cleaning along with surgical curettage or gum strengthening procedure. Use pepsodent tooth paste & gum paint for 2 to 3 weeks. Advance procedures can be done with laser. You may consult me in person.

My wife 21 years old having mouth ulcers past few days. Also she lost hr weigth 9 kg in few months.

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Consult a good physician and go for regular blood and urine test. She might have some chronic infection or she might live in over stressed condition.

How to get relief from gum pain , because when I am cleaning the teeth with neem datoon so my teeth is swelling and pain. What should i do? Please advise.

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How to get relief from gum pain , because when I am cleaning the teeth with neem datoon so my teeth is swelling and p...
Kindly consult a dentist in person for further suggestion. We need more investigations to decide upon treatment. You may need deep cleaning along with surgical procedures or artificial enamel filling. You may consult me in person too. 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.

At night the taste of my mouth become bitter this problem is since last 8 yeares. I have taken no medicne so far. I am 67 years old .jay hind.

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At night the taste of my mouth become bitter this problem is since last 8 yeares. I have taken no medicne so far. I a...
Kindly consult a dentist in person for further suggestion. We need more investigations to decide upon treatment. You may consult me in person. 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.

My tooth has broken a bit, and I am taking tablets from last 5 days. The pain has been decresed, but how can I fill the gap in my tooth? please help me.

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My tooth has broken a bit, and I am taking tablets from last 5 days. The pain has been decresed, but how can I fill t...
Seems it may be a case of a nerve exposure. You need to visit a good dentist a. S. A. P & get an x-ray done to access the damage already done & get treatment done on that tooth. Self medication will result in more tooth damage & bad for tooth survival in your mouth. Take care, god speed!

I am 30 years old male, I have a problem of recurring mouth ulcers. Very painful and big ulcers occur often in my mouth, tongue, inner cheek wall. It a hereditary problem, can it be because of allergic reaction to some particular food items?

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How's your stomoch take fibrous diet drink plenty of water take cap zevit twice daily apply metrogyldg gel locally.

I am a 23 year old boy. I am good at everything but my teeths are not that white that it should be. They are not fully yellow, but a little yellowish.

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I am a 23 year old boy. I am good at everything but my teeths are not that white that it should be. They are not full...
Dear, permanent teeth are generally not milky white. Different people have different shades of teeth named as a-d series. There should be no stains over teeth. If there is a yellowish layer of calculus you should go for ultrasonic scaling.

Hi All, I wanted to know is there any teeth whitening treatment, how much it does cost?

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Hi All, I wanted to know is there any teeth whitening treatment, how much it does cost?
The teeth whitening procedure may cost you 5000-20000 depending on the treatment mode selected n your teeth conditions.

How the cavities will come?

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When you don't brush your teeth after eating chocolates, icecreams and sticky foods you will get cavities in your teeth.

Hello sir, I am 16 year old and my sex is male. From last 3 months I am suffering from bad breath what should I do.

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Sometimes it may be due to improper digestion. Drink plenty of water. Take proper rest at night. Eat fruits & green vegetables. Brush twice a day.

I am 25 years male. I have pyria problem. What should I do?

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Hello pyorhea is accumulation of hard calcium on the tooth which dont go by normal brushing. Only through ultrasonic machine available to your dentist. Procedure is painless and hardly takes time. So go ahead get your cleaning done.

The Chemistry between Calcium and Teeth

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The Chemistry between Calcium and Teeth

Calcium phosphate is the main component of the tooth enamel so any deficiency in calcium can cause damage to the enamel. Calcium is not only required for having healthy teeth but also healthy bones and heart.

Healthy teeth are a sign of good overall health and wellbeing. There are many factors that impact the health of the teeth such as improper diet, smoking, and sugar.

Benefits of calcium for teeth

-Calcium reduces the chances of losing a teeth
-It reduces chances of cavities
-Calcium, when combined with a proper nutritious diet, helps in increasing the longevity of the teeth
-Calcium can reduce chances of gum disease
-Calcium along with other minerals also help in improving blood supply around the teeth area
-A calcium compound, amorphous calcium phosphate helps in fluoride absorption in the tooth enamel
-It limits loss of mass in the jawbone
-Calcium also fortifies the bones around the jaw to reduce bone problems such as loss of bone structure as one gets older
-It helps in protecting the teeth from acidic components that cause tooth decay

To have healthy teeth, one needs to have a balanced diet that meets the regular calcium requirements besides following a healthy lifestyle.

The Chemistry between Calcium and Teeth

I am 22 year old male and I have cavities in my teeth. Please suggest some medicine to remove cavity.

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We need more investigations with clinical examination 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.

Why do have dark gums. They were fine when I was a child. How to make my gums pink again?

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Why do have dark gums. They were fine when I was a child. How to make my gums pink again?
N o the color of the gums cannot change. The blackish color is the melanin pigmentation of your gums.

For toothache which medicine should I take, had flexon?

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For toothache which medicine should I take, had flexon?
You can take a pain killer tablet like brufen 400 / combiflam /diclogem for a temporary relief and consult a dentist for proper treatment of the tooth to avoid same problem in future. (note: pain killer tablets are also not solution because they only treat the symptom and not the cause of tooth pain. Also harmful for the body if taken for longer periods without proper supervision.) pain can be due to various factors visit your dentist and get a proper examination done which may include x-rays if necessary, to get a precise diagnosis, after which dentist can give you exact alternatives of treatment options and then you can make decision as to get which appropriate treatment suitable to your problem and needs. Regards, Dr. Hiten shah swastik dental care.

I am24 years old and my body is very pain and my teeth is yellow and I have very charvi and I am live in very tension.

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I am24 years old and my body is very pain and my teeth is yellow and I have very charvi and I am live in very tension.
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.

Mouth sour. Take Seroflo capsule for asthma. Some thrush on tongue. Taking rekool 20 mg tablet since last 8 days. Got theet cleaned .take supplement riconia Silver daily. Please advise.

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Mouth sour. Take Seroflo capsule for asthma. Some thrush on tongue. Taking rekool 20 mg tablet since last 8 days. Got...
Bryonia 200x one dose in the morning daily for 15 days Acid sulphur 200x one dose in the evening and revert back

Actually I hav replaced my front two teeth last couple of years back. And now the teeth hav become yellow in middle of the two teeth. So I want to consult a doctor for replacing or there is any other source.

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Actually I hav replaced my front two teeth last couple of years back. And now the teeth hav become yellow in middle o...
If it's extrinsic stain it can b removed n polishing done but if intrinsic the cap has to b replaced.

Am 26 years old man. Am facing a problem in teeth. It gives me uncomfortable feeling ad a hole in my teeth. I think it needs to be cure with root canal treatment. Suggesting any home remedies for faster relief.

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Am 26 years old man. Am facing a problem in teeth. It gives me uncomfortable feeling ad a hole in my teeth. I think i...
There is no such thing called home remedy for teeth. Root canal is a proper cleaning of your teeth which includes removing of pulp, nerves, blood vessels along with bacteria. I prefer you to visit a naer by dentist and allow him to fix that. Thankyou.
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