BDS, MDS - Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics
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Dr. Gautam Agarwal began his dental career in 2002 at manipal university, and pursued his passion in root canals (endodontics), and restorative and cosmetic dentistry at mumbai and delhi. With credentials from two of the best dental schools in the country; having worked with some of the renowned names in dentistry like dr. Atul talwar and dr. Sushant umre; and having been part of numerous dental camps, conferences and seminars, he started his own practice truedent - dental pain relief, oral healthcare and cosmetic dental clinic in 2013; where specialists from all fields of dentistry provide expert and advanced treatments. His ventures into dentistry extend beyond enterprise into his dental blogs dental camps and continuing dental education.
The doctor is very efficient , professional, **** ** *** *** *** ********* . I had no pain or any other problem during & after the treatment.
Doctor was very friendly and explained about the issue and advised for root-canal. The treatment was very good, smooth handling, explained all pros and cons.
My experience with the doctor was extremely pleasant. I was greeted by smiling attendant and in a comfortable waiting room. My appointment purpose was verified. The doctor was very professional and made sure i understood what was being done and what the best solution would be. I had cavities and the doctor helped in restoring those. I am usually scared of dentist visits, But Dr. Gautam Agarwal made it really easy and my concerns disappeared in a flash. I would recommend Dr. Gautam to not only my friends and family but to anyone else who needs a considerate and extremely well qualified dentist.
Dr Gautam Agarwal explains the procedure in detail step by step, patiently answering all ones question, not pushing, not hurrying. Even answering questions over the phone if you have any. Making the patient totally comfortable. And then the actual procedure done slow and with total care. Almost a happy experience. With clearly explained instructions for post procedure care.
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.