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Dr. S.Mallika

BDS

Dentist, Chennai

24 Years Experience  ·  at clinic
Dr. S.Mallika BDS Dentist, Chennai
24 Years Experience  ·  at clinic  ·  ₹ online
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Dr. S.Mallika is a renowned Dentist in Egmore, Chennai. Doctor has over 24 years of experience as a Dentist. Doctor has completed BDS. You can meet Dr. S.Mallika personally at Sree Vignesh Dental Clinic in Egmore, Chennai. Don’t wait in a queue, book an instant appointment online with Dr. S.Mallika on Lybrate.com.

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BDS - Meenakshi Ammal Dental College Hospital, - 1992
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I am suffering a very sharp pain in my teeth. While drinking ya eating any cold items. I have taken medicines for sensitivity but did not get cured. This pain is increasing day by day. But in winter it is unstoppable. What could be the best solution for this. Kindly please suggest me.

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I am suffering a very sharp pain in my teeth. While drinking ya eating any cold items. I have taken medicines for sen...
Hello lybrate-user. Sensitivity aggrevates in winter season. Some underlying factors which are leading to your tooth ache can be assessed with the help of an dental xray. Visit a dentist soon and get the needful done.

I am 3o years old. And I have some teeth problem. My front teeth are very loose even there is smell and soiling. They giving regularly pain.

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I am 3o years old. And I have some teeth problem. My front teeth are very loose even there is smell and soiling. They...
It is possible to recover from having loose teeth. However, you don't have time to waste! loose teeth or teeth shifting around in the mouth is a sure sign that gum disease has been active in the mouth for years. The teeth become loose when the bone and ligament that holds them in place is being destroyed. The truth is that if a person with loose teeth doesn't change their course, their teeth are going to drop out of their mouth one at a time. Gum disease generally develops because of improper brushing and flossing habits, although underlying medical conditions may have a correlation to greater incidence. The bacteria that are found in the mouth as a result of these poor habits begin to affect the surrounding bone and tissues below the gumline. Consult a periodontist at the earliest.

My friend have buck tooth he want to fix braces for the teeth for how much period the braces must be kept and the cost of the types of braces.

MDS Orthodontics and Dento facial Orthopedics, MBA hosipital adminstration, Fellow of Academy of General Education (FAGE), BDS
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My friend have buck tooth he want to fix braces for the teeth for how much period the braces must be kept and the cos...
4 types of braces are there, metal braces, ceramic braces, lingual braces and clear aligners, . Price starting from 25k to 1.5 laks. And treatment period is 1 to 1.5 year.

I am 20 years old. Sir I've a problem about mouth sinking. whenever I didn't eat something since 2-3 hrs. My mouth stats sinking so bad.

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I am 20 years old. Sir I've a problem about mouth sinking. whenever I didn't eat something since 2-3 hrs. My mouth st...
Hello lybrate-user, bad breath is what you are suffering from, kindly visit a dental surgeon and get your oral health check, and the cause of stinking of your mouth, and I suggest you to brush twice daily and try to rinse with warm salt water 2-3 times a day regularly, and drink plenty of water. Take care.

I want to remove two teeth and set four teeth in place of two. Approximately how much cost is required for it.

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I want to remove two teeth and set four teeth in place of two. Approximately how much cost is required for it.
It can cost around minimum 6000 to 40, 000 depending upon the type of material you select for the cap.
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I have problem of bad breath. I tried many ways to avoid it but cant. How can I avoid it? Please help me.

Certification in Full Mouth Rehabilitation, Certification in Rotary Endodontics, Certification in Esthetic Dentistry & Fixed Prosthodontics, BDS
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Bad breadth occurs due to many reasons. In most cases, it is due to plaque or calculus over your teeth. You should check if there is any yellowish or grayish layers around the teeth especially near gum area. For the proper diagnosis of the reason, you should consult a dentist near by and take a deep cleaning of your teeth, it should be done at least once per year. However there may be some other reasons for bad breath. Brush twice properly, use mouthwash, properly clean your tongue, gargling after eating especially after eating sticky or sugary food or drinks will help you reducing it, but to get it diagnosed the proper reason for bad breath is necessary and for that consult a nearby dentist.
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My teeth are very paining from last two month. I think it is cavity effect. What is your suggestion?

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My teeth are very paining from last two month. I think it is cavity effect. What is your suggestion?
Hi, if there is caries or cavity get it filled as early as possible because if cavity grows deeper pulp will expose, you will have more pain and discomfort. And then rct will be only option for you. Painkillers are not for permanent cure.
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Always rinse your tooth brush thoroughly after brushing and allow it to air-dry before using it again.
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Hi doctor may I know how to care our teeth and how much time clean a teeth?

MDS Prosthodontics, B.D.S
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Its advised to do brushing for 2 times a day once in the morning and once in the night after food followed by quarterly scaling and polishing with dental checkup.

Respected Sir/Ma" am I am facing the problem of frequent mouth ulcers since one year. However I tried all home as well as all I pet him remedies, still could not get through. What should I do to eradicate it from the root?

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Respected Sir/Ma" am
I am facing the problem of frequent mouth ulcers since one year. However I tried all home as wel...
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. 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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I think that my wisdom teeth on left side is arising what are the precautions should I take?

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I think that my wisdom teeth on left side is arising what are the precautions should I take?
Do warm water wth littl salt gargling and a coarse of antibiotic and pain killer if infected if it keeps getng infected than permnant solutionxis extraction of th wisdom tooth.

I fixed temporary teeth one but it is not adjusted doctors arrange clips to 6 original teeth but it is not comfortable to me heavily pain if. I want remove that temporary teeth and clips it is effected to original teeth or not please explain to me.

MDS - Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
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I fixed temporary teeth one but it is not adjusted doctors arrange clips to 6 original teeth but it is not comfortabl...
removal of those clips are not advisable.they are placed for support.Instead they can be adjusted for your comfort.

I have a problem with my teeth & gums bleeding 3-4 times, in a month,my 2 long teeth of lower jaw front are removed by Dental teachican and fixed two acrlyic teeth the problem is i am unable to eat apple THANKING YOU DOCTOR SAHAB YOURS S.JAMAL UDDIN, And my tounge by toching dupcalite teeth my tounge getting SCRATCHES and the taste my tounge getting is sweet with acrilic duplicate teeth THANKS DOCTOR.

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Hi, Please do mention your age next time when you have a querry the reason you had two long front teeth is coz of excess bone loss which causes your gums to go down.Giving the impression that teeth have become long.The acrylic teeth replacement is one of the choice to replace the teeth provided they are removable and not fixed .If they are fixed taking support from adjacent teeth that is a quackery.In my humble opinion.You better get it removed as soon as possible and think of other alternatives to replace the missing teeth like.Dental implants.Fixed partial dentures .Also need to get your gums healthy by visiting a periodontist before getting anything else done.Hope this helps.Cheers

I hav lightish yellow marks on my teeth. Can I go for cleaning n polishing with dentist.

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I hav lightish yellow marks on my teeth. Can I go for cleaning n polishing with dentist.
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.

What medicine to take to stop receeding of gums.

A.C.C.I - Accredited and Certified Course in Implantology, MDS - Pediatric & Preventive Dentistry, BDS
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Dear , there is no medicines for receding gums. Kindly share receding gums are occurring in which area of the mouth. If you want you can shift to the private consultations for further discussions on the same.

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A dead, inflamed or infected tooth pulp requires a root canal treatment.
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I am suffering from sensitivity what is the solutions for this problem give me advise.

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I am suffering from sensitivity what is the solutions for this problem give me advise.
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. Regards

Recently I had teeth problem. My jaw was blooding after eating something hard. I was using some medicine from medical but still result is same blood not stopping. Please suggest some medicine or doctor specialist.

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Recently I had teeth problem. My jaw was blooding after eating something hard. I was using some medicine from medical...
Sagar you are experiencing bleeding gums after eating some thing . it shows sign of poor oral health . keep brushing your teeth regularly vitamin c chewcee tab once daily .. Do chlorhexidine mouth rinse regularly . see dental surgeon for scaling and polishing .. listerine mouthwash before sleep

Hello I have bad breath problem. I have put a cap for one teeth n fillings to 4 teeth I immediately get a bad breath after brushing may be after 1 hour how can I get solution to my problem.

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Hello I have bad breath problem. I have put a cap for one teeth n fillings to 4 teeth I immediately get a bad breath ...
Bad breath or halitosis Bad breath can be due- *Infections in gums, teeth or oral mucus of the mouth. * Sinusitis, nose block and tonsillitis will also cause this problem. *Dryness of mouth * If the teeth are crooked, ulcers may be caused and food particles may get stuck causing infection. *Eating and digestive disorders. *Dental plaque * Taking some medicines for other diseases. Taking care of your oral hygiene- •Use proper tooth brush and fluoride based tooth paste. Tongue cleaning is also very important. •Gargling your mouth after eating any food. •Avoid tobacco and smelly masala foods. •Treat underlying medical conditions •Crooked teeth to be corrected by braces at early age. Drink plenty of water and avoid dryness of mouth. **Homoeopathy has good treatment for your problem, without causing adverse effects. Take homoeopathic medicine Merc sol 30 twice daily in the morning and in the evening and give feedback after 6 days.

I have the problem of teeth. I have the gap between teeth's. While eating food is trapped in those gaps and giving pain. Give me a suitable solution for this problem.

BDS, Non-Resident J.R. in Dept. of Orthodontics, Certified oral implantologist, Advanced Aesthetics, Digital Smile Designer
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I have the problem of teeth. I have the gap between teeth's. While eating food is trapped in those gaps and giving pa...
If you are developing gap between your teeth, it is a warning sign of periodontal problem. You need to start get periodontal therapy for that.
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