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Dr. Shailesh Shah

Dentist, Mumbai

Dr. Shailesh Shah Dentist, Mumbai
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Dr. Shailesh Shah is an experienced Dentist in Andheri West, Mumbai. He is currently practising at Shailesh Dental Clinic in Andheri West, Mumbai. Don’t wait in a queue, book an instant appointment online with Dr. Shailesh Shah on Lybrate.com.

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Do whitening toothpaste whiten teeth More than regular toothpaste? What should I do?

BDS
Dentist,
Do whitening toothpaste whiten teeth More than regular toothpaste? What should I do?
There is no any scientific proof regarding this. White tooth or yellow tooth. Leave it. The tooth must be healthy, free of tartar, plaque. And cavity.
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I usually breath from my opened mouth at night. And drop lots of saliva on pillow. How can I cure it? because my nose are always blocked.

BDS (GOLD MEDALIST)
Dentist, Jamshedpur
Hi, you need to consult an ent doctor. It can be due to your blocked nose. So please get investigated to know about the exact cause. After that if you have problem with excessive salivation consult me.
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MDS - Periodontics
Dentist, Thane
Correct brushing technique means placing the toothbrush at a 45-degree angle toward your gum line and gently moving the bristles back and forth in short strokes. Make sure to brush the outer, inner and biting surfaces of all your teeth. Brush your tongue as well, or use a tongue cleaner to remove the bacteria.
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Hello sir, I have pain in teeth there is a cavity in front teeth. What should i do?

BDS, Certificate course in Oral Implantology
Dentist, Aligarh
Hello sir, I have pain in teeth there is a cavity in front teeth. What should i do?
dear, get the cavity filled. your dentist will decide whether you require just the filling or rct and crown
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Tips to Maintain Healthy Teeth

MDS, Certificate in implantology
Dentist, Delhi
Tips to Maintain Healthy Teeth

If chewing food and retaining a sparkling smile is not enough for you, avoiding toothaches and a visit to the dentist could be reason enough to maintain healthy teeth. Ignoring your tooth health can lead to many problems. Answer yourself the following question. Would you like your teeth inside your mouth or in a glass tumbler beside your bed at nighttime? 

If you opted for the former, then going through the following tips and advices will go a long way in helping you sustain healthy teeth. They are:

  1. Brush and floss twice a day: Brushing and flossing twice a day, on a regular basis will help you maintain healthy teeth and gums in the long run. The ideal time to brush your teeth is 20 minutes after a meal. Opting for a toothbrush with a small head and soft bristles gives you better access to even the deeper portions of your mouth, thus providing comprehensive cleansing to your teeth. Moreover, softer bristles are generous on your gums as well.
  2. Nutrition: Whatever you eat, either protects you or makes you more susceptible to diseases and disorders. This stands true for your oral health as well. As such, choosing the right foods early in your life is of vital importance. Foods such as cold drinks, cakes, candies and other such sugary substances facilitate the growth of germ and bacteria in your mouth, resulting in plaque and cavities. Choosing foods that are low in starch and sugar will reduce the development of germs and help eradicate cavities or plaque in the long run.
  3. Smoking: Even the pack of smoke that you buy endorses smoking is injurious to your general health. Smoking causes reduced flow of blood to the mouth, which resultantly leads to increased chances of periodontal disease and mouth cancer. Smoking, moreover causes a decline in the ability of the bones and tissues to revascularize (self-heal). All else apart, just stop smoking.
  4. Chewing gums: Chewing gums are highly beneficial especially after a meal. They not only increase the flow of saliva in your mouth, but also improves the flow of blood to your brain, thus enhancing your alertness by close to 10%. In addition, chewing gums help neutralize the acid in your mouth, thus helping you cleanse your mouth.
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From last six months, when we have sex, I drink his sperms most of the time in three or four times in week. But from last week I found pimples on my tongue. Please doctor suggest me what should I do for this? Should we stop this?

MDS
Dentist, Guntur
From last six months, when we have sex, I drink his sperms most of the time in three or four times in week. But from ...
Sir/madam I suggest you to stop fellatio (oral sex); as these are most common factors for sexually transmitted infections. And coming to the pimples on tongue, it might be due to transmission of infectious micro organisms from the pubic area (thigh region) of your partner. Kindly contact a dentist for further evaluation.
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My mouth collects much saliva and I feel always rash taste and some times blood comes while spitting do not know from gums or tongue. Please suggest.

BDS, CDE Endo-Prostho, CDE - Cast Partial & Complete Dentures
Dentist, Pune
My mouth collects much saliva and I feel always rash taste and some times blood comes while spitting do not know from...
Hello, Bleeding from gums could be because of deposits on your teeth and food lodged in between your teeth. You need to visit the dentist and get a deep scaling and polishing done. Brush twice a day. Maintain proper brushing technique. Rinse after every meal. Floss regularly.
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I have leukoplekia and OSMF from last 2 years cause of guthkha chewing due to wall of both side very sensational and can't eat now cold, hot and chilly and spicy food Please provide me faster way for rwcovery and injectables for the same ?

Certified Implantologist, BDS
Dentist, Chennai
Please stop the habbit immediately, and visit an oral medicine specialist, and they will help you in further management
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My teeth gums are going low and also teeth are moving a bit, how to strength my gums.

BDS (GOLD MEDALIST)
Dentist, Jamshedpur
My teeth gums are going low and also teeth are moving a bit, how to strength my gums.
Hi you need to go for deep scaling and cleaning. Plaque or tarter has deposited deep between the gum and tooth. It causes damage to supporting tissues and bone. Thus tooth get loose and ther can be tooth loss also so get it done fast.
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When I brush there is bleeding in teeth.

Bleeding while brushing indicates there is lot of dirt(tartar) in your teeth.A simple scaling(cleaning) of your teeth by a dentist will solve your problem.So please visit a dentist immediately.
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I am 25 year old. I have a problem my mouth does not not remain fresh and white coating on the tongue causes bad breathe type symptoms that makes me uneasy what to do ? Please suggest.

MDS - Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Dentist, Chennai
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. Kindly consult a physician & 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 until then. Advance procedures can be done with laser too. You may consult me in person 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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Taking for teeth grinding is dangerous and will jaw muscles will slim.

BDS (GOLD MEDALIST)
Dentist,
Taking for teeth grinding is dangerous and will jaw muscles will slim.
Hi. Grinding teeth or bruxism causes enamel attrition on the occlusal (upper) surfane of tooth. Results in dentine exposure and sensitive tooth. There are some orthodontic appliances known as mouth guard and occlusal splints which helps to get rid of this habit. Physiotherapy can also help.
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I have black teeth. how to make it white?

BDS
Dentist,
I have black teeth. how to make it white?
First thing to find out is whether black stains on your teeth are external or internal. If its external then it can be eliminated by proper scaling, polishing and stain remover. And if its internal stains then porcelain or composite laminates would be appropriate option left to improve appearance.
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My teeth was so dirty. Even I brush regular. But it will not clean. But there is no bad smell from my mouth.

MDS - Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Dentist, Chennai
My teeth was so dirty. Even I brush regular. But it will not clean. But there is no bad smell from my mouth.
• 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.
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Interesting Dental News

BDS
Dentist, Mumbai
Interesting Dental News

Getting your teeth cleaned may give you more than a sparkling white smile -- it may give you something to smile about, like your health.

In a large study, people who had their teeth professionally scaled at least once every two years were 24% less likely to have a heart attack, compared with those who skipped the hygienist. Scaling cleans between the gums and the teeth.

And their risk of stroke dropped by 13%, says study researcher zu-yin chen, md, a cardiology fellow at the veterans general hospital in Taipei, Taiwan.
 

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I am 27 year old. I remove on top last teeth in last 2 mnt , now i have near teeth hole what can i do

Certification in Full Mouth Rehabilitation, Post-Graduate Certificate in Oral Implantology (PGCOI), M.Sc - Master of Oral Implantology (MOI), Certified Implantologist, BDS
Dentist, Rajkot
Go for filling or rct of teeth and other necessery treament. Go for full mouth chek up . Do not keep any teeth carious otherwise it continues every 6 to 8 month
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I have sensitivity in my teeth and there is bad smell in my mouth everytime. What to do?

BDS
Dentist, Gurgaon
I have sensitivity in my teeth and there is bad smell in my mouth everytime. What to do?
Use a sensitivity paste. Apply over affected area for 3 to 5 minutes and later brush with same. And for bad smell you can use a mouthwash. Twice daily for one month.
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When I eat or drink any thing a very bad shock appear in my mouth please tell me this solution.

MDS Pedodontics
Dentist, Mangalore
When I eat or drink any thing a very bad shock appear in my mouth please tell me this solution.
It can be sensitivity. Usually it is due to caries or calculus (tartar). I advise you to consult a dentist.
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My teeth have decayed and still there is cavity in both upper and lower wisdom teeth and its leading cavity yo another please help me to suggest what should I do.

BDS
Dentist, Guwahati
My teeth have decayed and still there is cavity in both upper and lower wisdom teeth and its leading cavity yo anothe...
CAVITY IN WISDOM TEETH SHOULD BE TREATED AS EARLY AS POSSIBLE.ONCE DECAYED IT HAS TO BE EXTRACTED COS IT LEADS TO SEVERE PAIN .N FOOD DEBRIS BETWEEN WISDOM TOOTH AND THE OTHER TOOTH LEADS TO C AVITIES IN OTHER TOOTH.RCT IN WISDOM TOOTH NOT SO FRUITLESS.SO GET UR TREATMENT OR EXTRACTION OF WISDOM TOOTH.DONE FIRST.TAKE CARE
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I have teeth pain last three days what to do?

BDS
Dentist,
I have teeth pain last three days what to do?
There are so many reasons of pain in tooth. You should visit to a dentist to identify exact cause of pain and proper treatment. Temporarily you can have pain killer for relief, but this is not a permanent solution. Visit to a dentist soon.
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