Common Specialities
{{speciality.keyWord}}
Common Issues
{{issue.keyWord}}
Common Treatments
{{treatment.keyWord}}
Book
Call

Dr. Shantanu Salvekar

Dentist, Pune

Book Appointment
Call Doctor
Dr. Shantanu Salvekar Dentist, Pune
Book Appointment
Call Doctor
Submit Feedback
Report Issue
Get Help
Feed
Services

Personal Statement

I pride myself in attending local and statewide seminars to stay current with the latest techniques, and treatment planning....more
I pride myself in attending local and statewide seminars to stay current with the latest techniques, and treatment planning.
More about Dr. Shantanu Salvekar
Dr. Shantanu Salvekar is a popular Dentist in Sambhaji Nagar, Pune. He is currently practising at Atharva Dental Clinic in Sambhaji Nagar, Pune. Don’t wait in a queue, book an instant appointment online with Dr. Shantanu Salvekar on Lybrate.com.

Lybrate.com has top trusted Dentists from across India. You will find Dentists with more than 40 years of experience on Lybrate.com. You can find Dentists online in Pune and from across India. View the profile of medical specialists and their reviews from other patients to make an informed decision.

Info

Specialty
Languages spoken
English
Hindi

Location

Book Clinic Appointment with Dr. Shantanu Salvekar

Atharva Dental Clinic

#8, Vyapar Sankul, Sr No. 13, Sambhaji Nagar, Dhankawadi. Landmark: opp Konark Viharl Suyog Hospital, PunePune Get Directions
...more
View All

Services

View All Services

Submit Feedback

Submit a review for Dr. Shantanu Salvekar

Your feedback matters!
Write a Review

Feed

Nothing posted by this doctor yet. Here are some posts by similar doctors.

My 6 year daughter is having severe tooth pain. Is flexon suspension is useful for pain.

BDS
Dentist, Gurgaon
My 6 year daughter is having severe tooth pain. Is flexon suspension is useful for pain.
Yes you can give her flexon suspension 1 tsp 2 times a day for pain relief. Vusit a dentist to check d reason for the pain.
Submit FeedbackFeedback

Hi. I used to chew pan masala by which there are stains on my tooths on bottom in pale red and yellow. After stoping that still I have those stains on my tooths. Is any remedy by which I can get my tooths as they was earliar.

BDS
Dentist, Bilaspur
Hello Good that you left pan masala but did you see a dentist after that for removal of stains. Also the top portion of teeth have enamel but the bottom part of teeth which are inside the gums lack enamel and are porous. The stains get absorbed in it hence reddish colour. If you want white teeth then after scaling get bleaching done.
Submit FeedbackFeedback

Everybody burped around me or after talking to me, making me think I may have some kind of serious bad breath. Please tell me what might go wrong, I'm pretty frustrated.

BDS, Master of Hospital Administration
Dentist, Patna
Everybody burped around me or after talking to me, making me think I may have some kind of serious bad breath. Please...
dry mouth could be a reason for bad breath bad breathe is due to the malodorous gases being formed by the bacteriae and food that we consume. thus scaling and a good precise prescription of drugs could be of help.
1 person found this helpful
Submit FeedbackFeedback

This is my 14today after removal of my wisdom tooth on right side lower. I had pain and little bit of swelling for 3 days and subsided after that. My question: I can see the hole .and I am scared of it going into a dry socket. How long will the hole heal and disappear.

BDS
Dentist, Gandhinagar
This is my 14today after removal of my wisdom tooth on right side lower. I had pain and little bit of swelling for 3 ...
If you do not have pain. No problem. It will heal in 3 months completely. Maintenance is mandatory. Keep good oral hygiene. Tnx.
Submit FeedbackFeedback

Hello. I am 28 years male. I have continuous problem in my teeth. I have done Rct of 2 teeth and filling in 4, teeth. I am vegetarian. No bad habit of tobbaco and drink. I brush my teeth two time daily. But why every time problem occurs? Which toothpaste I should use? Pls suggest.

MDS - Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Dentist, Chennai
Hello. I am 28 years male. I have continuous problem in my teeth. I have done Rct of 2 teeth and filling in 4, teeth....
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. You can use Pepsodent tooth paste.
Submit FeedbackFeedback

I am having acid problem not able to use toothpaste. When I try to use vomiting start.

BDS, MDS - Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Advanced course in maxillofacial sugery
Dentist, Lucknow
I am having acid problem not able to use toothpaste. When I try to use vomiting start.
Don't b in a hurry while brushing use tooth paste of which you like the taste best don't let your brush go too far back in your mouth.
Submit FeedbackFeedback

My some teeth yellow. And some having cavity In teeth. Then I should clear my teeth. Which metal fill it prefer me give me solution and treatment charge tell me.

B.D.S, M.D.S Endodontist
Dentist, Delhi
My some teeth yellow. And some having cavity In teeth. Then I should clear my teeth. Which metal fill it prefer me gi...
Sir you need to get scaling done. And for that visit a dentist and also get fillings done. Best material is composite that is of same colour of your tooth.
Submit FeedbackFeedback

Tooth Removal - Really Required?

BDS
Dentist, Bangalore
Tooth Removal - Really Required?

Teeth are one of the most precious parts of the human body.  By playing a significant functional and structural role in aesthetics, facial appearance, and food habits, digestion and chewing, all efforts at maintaining them should be undertaken. As we all know, we have two sets of teeth, primary or deciduous and the permanent set. Let us discuss tooth removal in these two sets separately.

Primary Teeth
In the primary teeth, the main indication would be dental decay.  If the tooth is severely damaged beyond repair with fillings, then removal could be an option, with two things considered. The primary successor will erupt within the next 6 months; if not, a space maintainer would be put in place.

Another reason would be if the tooth is beyond its lifecycle and is blocking the eruption of the successor, then it requires removal.

The permanent teeth, however, are a set that are meant to last for a lifetime and removal should be considered only as a last resort. With advances in dental treatment methods, gone are the days when removal would be an option for severe decay. 

Some of the absolute indications for removal would be:

  1. Wisdom teeth: if it is erupting in abnormal position (flattened or crooked), then removing them to avoid infection and impingement on other teeth needs to be considered. Wisdom teeth infection is one of the most common causes requiring tooth removal. 
  2. Recurrent infections: If a tooth has been root canal treated, but continues to have ongoing chronic infection, it could be a case for removal.
  3. Malformed or supernumerary teeth: These may also block eruption of other teeth into the mouth. 
  4. Orthodontic treatment: In cases where the jaw size is really not sufficient to realign the mal-positioned or crooked teeth, the first premolar is often sacrificed, and this space is used to align the other teeth. 
  5. Injuries: In case of accidents or injuries with jaw fractures, teeth in the line of fracture may need to be removed. 
  6. Preparation for dentures: In cases of severe periodontal disease, where the mobility of the teeth is high and complete dentures are being considered as an option, teeth removal may be planned.  Also, if there are teeth which are in the line of fixed partial dentures, again removal might be planned
  7. Radiation therapy: For head and neck cancer patients, if there are teeth in the line of radiation, then removal might be planned.

Unlike in the earlier years, the absolute indications for removing tooth have changed.  A thorough examination, both oral and radiological, should be done before zeroing on extraction.

3664 people found this helpful

Hllow sir I am ujjwal sk. Age 24 I have some pain ii my mouth. When I brush in morning then being bleeding. So, sir, what I do.

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
Hllow sir I am ujjwal sk. Age 24
I have some pain ii my mouth. When I brush in morning then being bleeding.
So, sir, ...
Homoeopathic medicine MERC SOL 30 ( Dr Reckeweg) Drink 5 drops today night and forget this medicine PLANTAGO Q/HAMMEMELIS Q ( Dr Reckeweg) Mix both these medicines and take 10 drops in 20 ml fresh water 3 times daily for 2-3 months HEKLA LAVA TOOTH POWDER ( WHEEZAL ) Scrub teeth daily night before sleep NOTE-Use brush with soft bristles and use it upside down while brushing teeth.
Submit FeedbackFeedback

I am 27 years old, am using colgate complete tooth paste regularly. Recently I consulted a dentist and asked about the best tooth paste and he suggested me do not use branded tooth pastes, recommended me use stolin-R. My doubt is, what should we verify when we choose the paste, will you please suggest tooth paste which is best for all oral problems,

BDS
Dentist, Kolar
I am 27 years old, am using colgate complete tooth paste regularly. Recently I consulted a dentist and asked about th...
toothpaste r only cleaning agents n do not cure any dental probs. they help clean ur teeth. various brands differ only in colour n flavour. using proper brushing techniques with any toothpaste 'll b sufficient.
1 person found this helpful
Submit FeedbackFeedback
View All Feed

Near By Doctors

92%
(703 ratings)

Dr. Darshan Parikh

BDS, Basic Life Support (B.L.S)
Dentist
Vimal Dental Clinic, 
300 at clinic
Book Appointment
87%
(28 ratings)

Dr. Gitesh Kothari

BDS
Dentist
Anand Dental Care, 
0 at clinic
Book Appointment
90%
(1870 ratings)

Dr. Puja Bansal

BDS, CDE Endo-Prostho, CDE - Cast Partial & Complete Dentures
Dentist
Prudent International Health Clinic, 
200 at clinic
Book Appointment
90%
(146 ratings)

Dr. Pratiksha Agrawal

BDS
Dentist
Impressions Dental Care, 
0 at clinic
Book Appointment
91%
(277 ratings)

Dr. Ratnika Agarwal

BDS
Dentist
Smile Up Dental Care & Implant Center, 
50 at clinic
Book Appointment