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Dr. Sumedha R Acharya is practicing at Anugraha Dental Care Center since 8 years and has an experience of 5 years under senior dentist Dr. C V Mohan, Dental Care Center, Basavanagudi for 5 years. Dr. Sumedha offers specialized treatment like one sitting root canal treatment, Esthetic corrections, Crowns, Bridges.
Doctor has lot of patience and only after listening to the problem, she explains the best course of action. My Mother-in-law had a very bad tooth pain and we were skeptical about choosing the doctor as she has very high Glucose level. We took her to Dr. Sumedha who treated her to our full satisfaction. I would highly recommend this doctor.
Consulted Dr. Sumedha for wisdom tooth ache. She diagnosed the problem and explained the impact of it. Also suggested the extraction of wisdom tooth and advantages of the same. During extraction procedure doctor was continuously checking my status and allowed me relax. I experienced professional treatment and the cleanliness in the clinic.
Very friendly approach by the doctor. Smooth and careful treatment. Good advises for future. The clinic atmosphere is appealing one.
Excellent experience, appeciate the frinedly nature and very happy for kind cooperation.
Q: Who is a dentist?
A: A dentist is a doctor who practices dentistry. Dentistry involves the mouth, teeth, gums, and related areas. A dentist takes care of the overall oral healthcare. Common procedures performed at the dentist are tooth filling, tooth extraction, cleaning and polishing of teeth, and minor tooth surgeries like root canal treatment. Within dentistry, there are many specializations that require further training.
Q: What education qualifications are mandatory for a Dentist?
A: A doctoral degree in the field of dental medicine or dental surgery is required to become a dentist. The pre-requisite for doing a dental course is a 4-year bachelor’s degree in a science related field. Qualifying in the dental admission exam and enrolling in a dental school are the next steps.
Q: Should I consult a dentist for bad breath?
A: Bad breath is often due to lack of oral hygiene. In some cases, it may be an indication of some underlying health issue. Consulting a dentist for bad breath is the most logical step. A dentist will perform thorough examination of your teeth and gums to determine the cause of bad breath. Halitosis is the medical term for bad breath.
Q: How many sittings does a dentist take for Root canal treatment?
A: Root canal treatment is a dental procedure followed for advanced decay of tooth that cannot be repaired by filling. In this treatment the tooth pulp is removed, the space is cleaned and filled, and finally a crown is placed on the tooth. The number of sittings for a root canal treatment varies depending on the extent of tooth decay.
Q: Will a dentist perform surgery for wisdom tooth removal?
A: People who develop wisdom tooth may require extraction at a later time. A dentist is the right person to perform extraction of wisdom tooth. Once you book an appointment for tooth extraction, the dentist will appraise you of the entire procedure and after care. Sedation, numbing, tissue removal, bone removal, and tooth extraction are the steps of wisdom tooth removal.
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