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Dr. Jacob Mathew Philip

Dr. Jacob Mathew Philip

Dr. Jacob Mathew Philip




12 Years Experience Overall

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Dr. Jacob Mathew Philip is a Dentist and Prosthodontist in Tambaram East, Chennai and has an experience of 12 years in these fields. Dr. Jacob Mathew Philip practices at Anns Dental Care in Tambaram East, Chennai. He completed BDS from Saveetha Dental College and Hospital, Chennai (Madras) in 2007 and MDS from Saveetha Dental College and Hospital, Chennai (Madras) in 2010. He is a member of Indian Prosthodontic Society. Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Surgical Tooth Extraction,Artificial Teeth,Crowns and Bridges Fixing,Dental Examinations and Dental Implant Fixing etc.

Tambaram East, Chennai

Anns Dental Care

#1, Door No. 77 & 78, Velacherry Main Road, B Block, Queen's Park Apartment, Pioneer, Gowrivakkam, Landmark: Adjacent To Adyar Bakery., Chennai

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Mon - Sat

10:00 - 01:00
06:00 - 09:00


Common questions & answers

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.


Artificial Teeth
Crowns and Bridges Fixing
Dental Implant Fixing



BDS - Saveetha Dental College and Hospital, Chennai (Madras), 2007
MDS - Saveetha Dental College and Hospital, Chennai (Madras), 2010


Indian Prosthodontic Society


2010 - Present Owner at Ann's Dental Clinic


9888 Tamil Nadu State Dental Council, 2007
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