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Dr. Purnima Parekh

Dentist, Mumbai

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Dr. Purnima Parekh is an experienced Dentist in Andheri East, Mumbai. You can consult Dr. Purnima Parekh at Dental Care Centre in Andheri East, Mumbai. Book an appointment online with Dr. Purnima Parekh and consult privately on Lybrate.com.

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Shop No B-2,Ambar Vihar Co Op Housing Soc Ltd,Kanti Nagar,PO,J B Nagar, Andheri East,Landmark:Opp.Jain Mandir, MumbaiMumbai Get Directions
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I often get mouth ulcers. Its very painful can't able to eat anything n so m irritated really wanna get rid of it. Pls help.

BDS
Dentist, Patna
I often get mouth ulcers. Its very painful can't able to eat anything n so m irritated really wanna get rid of it. Pl...
Ulcers in the mouth may result from irregular sleep and diet habits. Malnutrition also is a cause. Genetic factors also contribute which result in cycles of ulcers round the year. Eat balanced diet. Take any vitamin supplements for a month. Gargle your mouth with warm salt water whenever you have ulcers.
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Hello, I am from phusro sir my one teeth on front side is not straight so I want to treatment like braces and please say about cost of braces.

BDS
Dentist, Gurgaon
Hello, I am  from phusro sir my one teeth on front side is not straight so I want to treatment like braces and please...
If braces happen. It will happen on all teeth. And whatever corrections will happen it will be done on all teeth .metal braces cost around 25000 for entire one year or 15 months. And ceramic 30000. Rs .for entire one year or 15 months.
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My ortho treatment is going to end after 1 year of treatment. I was having relapse after my first treatment. That why I opt for 2nd time ortho. My two upper teeth was overlapping each other and there was class 2 malclusion and overcrowded. Now I want to know which retainer are best for me. Fixed or removable (wire or clear one) which choice will be best for me. Or should I go for both fixed on upper teeth and removable also?

BDS
Dentist,
My ortho treatment is going to end after 1 year of treatment. I was having relapse after my first treatment. That why...
Fixed retainer are the best one because first of all you dnt have to remove it and put it every day in your mouth. Secondly with the fixed ones the results are much faster. Thirdly the patient compliance is better and the dentist gets the result wht he wants. And lastly I wud recommend you to go for the fixed retainers ad this is your second time treatment so you need to be more carefull this time as everytime you undego trtmnt there are changes withing the bone which a hard to bring abt and stabalize. Regards.
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I have yellow teeth! I dont want to go to a dentist for this! I need a home remedy which is quick and harmless.

BDS
Dentist, Jalgaon
I have yellow teeth! I dont want to go to a dentist for this! I need a home remedy which is quick and harmless.
Yellow teeth can be due to various reasons, diagosis is important. You must atleast once go to a dentist to rule it out. Any ways it can b plaque or stains for which scaling and polishing is necessary. Use soft toothbrush. Brush twice daily. You can use whitening toothpaste. There are many brand availabe in market. Stop tobacco chewing or smoking habbit if any.
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Root Canal Treatment

MDS - Periodontics, BDS
Dentist, Delhi
Root Canal Treatment

After root canal treatment capping your tooth is necessary otherwise your tooth may fracture break.

Dear doctor I am 39 years old guy. Had a habit of cigarettes, but I stopped since 3 months. Now since two months I am getting blood when I spit out while after wake up from sleep, at anytime. Even in the afternoon time. Please tell me the reason for my problem.

BDS
Dentist, Vadodara
Go for scaling and polishing of teeth. This will reduce your bleeding. Use mouthwash twice daily after brushing. Maintain proper oral hygiene habits to take care of your gums.
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MDS
Dentist, Mumbai
Soft drinks, cordials and fruit juices should be consumed in a limited quantity because they are acidic in nature. Acidic food or drinks often soften the tooth material which leads to the dissolution of minerals into the tooth enamel, resulting in cavities (holes).
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I am suffering from gas, nausea headache, unable to swallow in Morning till 12.30 - 1.00 Late wake up 10.30 - 11.00,very low energy,& terrible pain in muscles, jaw etc. Eruptions till thyroid gland. Little mucus cough white with nausea vomiting while brushing teeth Trapped while lying on single bed with 2 pillows, sometimes I have to turn the pillow. Pain at nodal with thyroid gland in ears to ringing itchiness tinnitus. TMJ pain.

B.Sc (Bio), DMS (Cal), CMS , FWT, PET, DMLT (Cal), SBHM, Vacc,
Homeopath, Kolkata
I am suffering from gas, nausea headache, unable to swallow in Morning till 12.30 - 1.00
Late wake up  10.30 - 11.00,...
Please you may take the given medicine. 1) Iodum 200, in no 30 globules, to be taken four globules once in the morning before food for 15 days, and wait for 15 days then report me the result for next medicine.
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B.D.S
Dentist, Jaipur
Brush twice a day and floss daily even when your braces are on. The food particles get stuck into the braces very easily. It is very important to keep them clean.

Hello, I am 34 years old male and I have a dry mouth for last 4 months. When I drink water after 30 minute I need to water. What should I do?

MDS - Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Dentist, Chennai
We need more investigations with clinical examination to decide upon treatment. Drink plenty of water. You may need chewing gum or sialogogues (pilocarpine 30 mg/day. Contraindications - include many lung conditions, such as asthma, cardiac problems, epilepsy and parkinson's disease). 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.
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Why are Your Gums Bleeding and What to do About it?

BHMS
Homeopath, Indore
Why are Your Gums Bleeding and What to do About it?

Even if you clean and floss your teeth regularly, you may have noticed a drop of blood or two dripping out from your gums. Maybe you feel that it is no big deal, but you may not be aware of the fact that bleeding gums can never be a normal symptom. Director of the Perio Arts Institute, Dr. Lisa Marie Samaha has raised an important question. Have you ever seen your scalp bleeding while brushing? If you feel that is not normal, then while brushing or flossing, if your gums bleed, you are most likely suffering from a periodontal disease which is commonly known as a gum disease.

Severe outcome of gum bleeding

Gum disease is a simple, contagious bacterial infection that can cause havoc on your oral health. For instance, if it is left untreated, it can lead to destruction of gums, erosion of jaw bones and may even cause tooth loss. Not just the oral health, bleeding gums infect the whole body. Firstly, these can cause plague that creates irritation along the gum tissue and the longer this inflammation is left untreated, the faster it spreads causing a host of illnesses ranging from allergies to cancer.

Reasons behind bleeding of gums

This disease is very common as declared by the American Academy of Periodontology in a report that says up to 80 percent of adult population is suffering from gum disease and very surprisingly, just 10 percent of this populace is aware of it. The good news here is that bleeding gums are caused due to various reasons that can be easily treated, and the condition can be improved to put a stop to bleeding of gums.

  1. Inadequate oral hygiene: Though you may think that you brush your teeth twice a day and so there could be no germ build-up, it is not true. Actually, it takes only 24 to 36 hours for a healthy gum to become infected with disease. Therefore, take care of your teeth in the best possible way and floss your mouth after every meal.

  2. Your diet is wreaking havoc: Processed food is not just bad for your tummy, your teeth are also going to be adversely affected with those donuts, chocolates, ice-creams and all the tempting junk food. It is always recommended to have a healthy diet comprising of fresh fruits and vegetables that are rich in calcium and vitamin C.

  3. Misc. factors: Other factors like smoking, stress and anxiety can also trigger gum bleeding, and you should try to reduce them and consult a specialist if your gum health is out of control. If you wish to discuss about any specific dental problem, you can consult a specilized dentist and ask a free question.
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B.D.S., Masters in Immediate Loading Implantology
Dentist, Ahmedabad
Getting a good night sleep before the root canal treatment is the best way to go as it would reduce anxiety and maintain the overall well being.
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I am 18 year's old and i brush twice a day but my mouth smells badly and sometimes blood also come form my teeth. I try number of mouthwash and toothpastes but when i stop doing the problem again raises.

Certified Implantologist, BDS
Dentist, Jaipur
hi..you are suffering of inflammation and infection of gums which leads to tarter and calculus that causes bad smell ...kindly get the scaling (cleaning done by dentist ) done and you would get rid of your problem and afterwards try to maintain the oral hygiene by proper brushibg
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I am 30 years old. In my mouth there are two open area in mussels in which food particles fixed and remain for a long. Day by day the hole being bigger and causing irritation like something is in the mouth. Tell me the solution and treatment for that.

MDS - Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Dentist, Chennai
I am 30 years old. In my mouth there are two open area in mussels in which food particles fixed and remain for a long...
you may require closure of the open area to avoid trapping of food paticles.We need more investigations with clinical examination to decide upon treatment.Kindly consult a dentist in person for further suggestion.
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Their is a natural gap between two teeth, it gives pain me when I chewing hard like chicken, mutton. Is their any solutions?

MDS Prosthodontics
Dentist, Amravati
Their is a natural gap between two teeth, it gives pain me when I chewing hard like chicken, mutton. Is their any sol...
You can put a cap to fill, the gap. Pain is due to food getting stuck between the teeth. Cap will prevent that.
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There is problem in my teeth. And between my teeth is a cavity that's why sometimes it pain a lot and food is also filled into it so how am I solve this.

MDS Prosthodontics, BDS
Dentist, Kolkata
There is problem in my teeth. And between my teeth is a cavity that's why sometimes it pain a lot and food is also fi...
If you have a cavity where food is getting stuck or it is paining, you can get it filled and save the tooth. Sometimes if the cavity is deep you may require to undergo rct and crown to save the tooth.
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How do I use coconut oil for dental problem? I mean what is the procedure for applying coconut oil?

MDS - Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Dentist, Chennai
How do I use coconut oil for dental problem? I mean what is the procedure for applying coconut oil?
Although its an ancient practice, its not medically recommended. Kindly consult a dentist in person for further suggestion. We need more investigations to decide upon treatment. You may need deep cleaning. Rinse your mouth thoroughly with a mouth wash after every meals. Advance procedures can be done with laser. 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.
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Some spots on my tongue and more yellow layer in morning seen. What deficiency responsible for this symptoms?

BDS
Dentist, Bangalore
Some spots on my tongue and more yellow layer in morning seen. What deficiency responsible for this symptoms?
It is candidiasis as you must be using curds and milk products and brushing your tongue never use tongue cleaner instead just clean with the brush only.
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I'm suffering from frequent mouth ulcers. How to reduce there cause. Unable to eat food properly please suggest me a nice solution to this problem. Please give response at earliest.

MDS - Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Dentist, Chennai
Kindly consult a dentist in person for further suggestion. You may need c. Becosules 5 cap, for five days in the morning after meals & hexigel ointment on the area of ulcer until then. 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.
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Hi, I am 19 year old who is studying for engineering. My problem is rather simple one one. My lower jaw of mouth is somewhat protruded out leading to imbalance between upper lips and lower one. It does not look good. Can it be fixed using surgery.

BDS
Dentist, Bangalore
Hi, I am 19 year old who is studying for engineering. My problem is rather simple one one. My lower jaw of mouth is s...
It can be corrected by braces treatment. You should visit to an orthodontist for examination and proper treatment plan.
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