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Dr. Uma Maheswari

Dentist, Chennai

100 at clinic
Dr. Uma Maheswari Dentist, Chennai
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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....more
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. Uma Maheswari is a trusted Dentist in Ashok Nagar, Chennai. You can consult Dr. Uma Maheswari at Masthan's Clinic in Ashok Nagar, Chennai. Book an appointment online with Dr. Uma Maheswari on Lybrate.com.

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I have developed tooth sensitivity off late which occasionally bothers me. I took merc sol for two days and it worked for me. I think I have chipped off a small piece of tooth on the top left row. Only had guava and some horse gram. What could cause teeth to chip off what can be done to safeguard the other teeth from chipping.

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I have developed tooth sensitivity off late which occasionally bothers me. I took merc sol for two days and it worked...
Chipping can result if their is an unusual sudden pressure at a particular area of a tooth or it can also happen if you have caries beneath between two teeth surfaces and sudden pressure can cause fracture of the tooth wall. Depending upon the location & extent, a restoration/ filling or a full coverage crown can be placed to save the tooth from further damage. If because of age attrition of teeth has happened, then a procedure called coronoplasty can be done to get relief from sharp teeth inducing pressure. Good luck!

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Dentist
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Tongue cleaning is as important as brushing and flossing. Use of a proper tongue scraper every morning will remove tongue plaque and freshen your breath.

I am 39 year old . I am suffering from bad mouth odor for last One year . What can I do ?

MDS - Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Dentist
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I am 39 year old . I am suffering from bad mouth odor for last One year . What can I do ?
•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. You may consult me in person.

Hii m 26 year female having problem that I sleep with open mouth and some time at day time also my mouth gey open what can I do.

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Hii m 26 year female having problem that I sleep with open mouth and some time at day time also my mouth gey open wha...
You maybe suffering from allergic rhinitis and pharyngitis. You need to avoid the cause of your allergies and also take anti allergy medications. Please consult for prescription. If you have an infection and have fever you will need to do a course of antibiotics. For now do warm saline gargle and steam inhalation 3 times a day. You are having open mouth problem because your nose is blocked by allergy or infection.

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Dentist
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It is always better to visit a general dentist first to get an impartial view about your problems and prescribe a best suited treatment for you.

If I have to get both up and down dentures made what is the healthy way removable dentures or fixed dentures please guide.

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If I have to get both up and down dentures made what is the healthy way removable dentures or fixed dentures please g...
Removable dentures r comparatively easily made can b cheap as compared to fixed but best made remove able can have max of fifteen percent of orignals fixed r certainly a better option.

I have braces on my teeth are becoming yellow day by day though I brush them twice.

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I have braces on my teeth are becoming yellow day by day though I brush them twice.
It is naturally difficult to clean your teeth with your braces on. Also the cement used to glue the braces onto the teeth also tends to get yellow with time. Use an orthodontic toothbrush twice daily. Use a mouthwash regularly. Scalling'll help u. Worry not. All this discomfort'll b worth the smile you get after the treatment.

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Dairy products, soft breads, softer grains, sea food and soft meat, soft cooked vegetables and many more are braces friendly foods i. E. Which can be eaten without any difficulty even when one is undertaking the orthodontic treatment.

I am 25 years old male and facing problem in my teeth since 2 month. My teeth is sensitive and sometimes pain in my last teeth in bottom row. What should I do?

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I am 25 years old male and facing problem in my teeth since 2 month. My teeth is sensitive and sometimes pain in my l...
Hello. This is the age where the wisdom tooth erupts into position. Pain and sensitiveness is due to impingement of wisdom tooth on to the 2nd molar. This condition is called impaction. The tooth can be removed by mild surgical procedure under local anesthesia. Hope this helps.

My teeth is bleeding at the time im brushing. Wat to do.

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Dentist
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My teeth is bleeding at the time im brushing. Wat to do.
There are so many causes of bleeding gums - - brushing too hard - poor oral hygiene. - vitamin deficiency - taking blood thinners or other medications - bleeding or clotting disorders - mouth sores - other medical problems, including diabetes, heart disease, leukemia or scurvy few advice to stop bleeding gums-- - visit to a dentist for professional cleaning once in a year - 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 to keep the area clean. - avoid mouthwashes that contain alcohol, which can dry out your mouth.

Hi, I have cavity how can I stop it by home remedy?

Advanced Aesthetics, BDS
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Hi, I have cavity how can I stop it by home remedy?
Hi, you need to go for a check-up and x-ray to figure out extent of decay to get a clear idea of the treatment plan. Without checking you clinically we can't suggest anything. Regards

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Kind of toothbrush to be used by adults: We recommend a brush with soft bristles which helps in removing the plaque and debris thoroughly from the mouth.

Mujhe dato me dare hota hai aur ye peele dikhte he me kya karu?

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Dentist
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Mujhe dato me dare hota hai aur ye peele dikhte he me kya karu?
You need to go for cleaning and scaling. Brush two times daily. Rinse properly after every meal. Use chlorhexidine mouthwash to rinse your mouth after every meal.

Pyorrhea(gums infection)

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Dentist
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Pyorrhea(gums infection) are felt with bad breath and tooth mobility.
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I am 26 years old and I am having gum bleeding when I brush my teeth. Do me a favor by suggesting me.

MDS Endodontist, BDS
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I am 26 years old and I am having gum bleeding when I brush my teeth. Do me a favor by suggesting me.
Calculus as in stones deposited in gums results in swelling by irritating it and when there is inflammation there will be bleeding ofcourse. So you need to use a good mouthwash as recommended by a dentist and then go for scaling and polishing to remove the calculus. Once its removed then naturally the swelling and bleeding will stop.
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Sir I have fever for last ten days and I have pain in my arm and nose and teeth what can I do.

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Dentist
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Sir I have fever for last ten days and I have pain in my arm and nose and teeth what can I do.
It wil become normal after some days as you recover. Usually patient have pain in many areas after fever. Do not worry. If the pain is intolerable then better to get it checked. It may be infected.

Hello doc. My teeth are pale yellow in color. I thing due to my brushing technique, enamel layer washed out. So tell me that how I can get whiting of my teeth back.

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My teeth are pale yellow in color. I thing due to my brushing technique, enamel layer washed out. So tell ...
Hello Ayush,,consult dentist and get scaling of teeth done which will help looking the teeth cleaner.
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I'm gradually losing enamel on my gums how to reduce it and what can I do for whiting of my teeth.

BDS
Dentist
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I'm gradually losing enamel on my gums how to reduce it and what can I do for whiting of my teeth.
If your gums are losing attachment to tooth surface then there may be calculus (hard stone like) deposits at gum line. You may need scaling (professional cleaning) and polishing of your teeth. Learn proper brushing technique also form your dentist. This will improve your oral hygiene and colour problem too. Remember permanent teeth are always yellowish white. So need not to worry much.
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My mouth smell very bad what should I do so that it smell good?

MDS - Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Dentist
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My mouth smell very bad what should I do so that it smell good?
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.
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One of my cousin is having 1 month baby. She feel weakness and bad smell from mouth all the time. She visited the dentist but no smell is as it is. What are the probable reasons and what may be done for curing it. She has very lean body and please suggest to increase her weight.

BDS, MDS - Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Advanced course in maxillofacial sugery
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One of my cousin is having 1 month baby. She feel weakness and bad smell from mouth all the time. She visited the den...
Twice brushing rinse well after every meal drink plenty of water use hexidine mout wash to put on weight eat well.
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