BDS, MDS - Paedodontics And Preventive Dentistry
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Dr. Nihalani provides an ongoing assessment of your child’s oral and dental health. Being an expert Pediatric Dentist, she monitors your child’s needs and provides advice and treatment to ensure your child’s well-being. From teething infants to peer, appalled teenagers, to budding aspirant young adults, she has been spreading smiles and taking care of their oral health care needs to be based on their comprehensive health care needs and extensive clinical experience
Dr. Shweta is very nice and approachable. It was easy for me decide and return to her naturally after my first visit to her. Both my kids are going through a dental alignment procedure at her clinic and I don’t mind travelling to her over 30 kilometres every 3rd week for the regular check up and treatment that my kids require. Thank you Doctor. It’s really nice to have come across you.
the most important quality she possess is patient which is prerequisite in pediatrician doctor...and her way of dealing with my baby was through professional and diligent. recommend to any parents who is planning to visit a dentist for their baby...don't give a second thought and give her a try, you won't be disappointed.
My daughter is 3 year old only when we visited Dr. Shweta.
I went to Dr. Shweta for my 4 yr old daughter's dental treatment. Dr. was very friendly and made my child comfortable in her clinic. We had around 5 visits for the Root canal treatment. Dr. ensured that she gave enough time for the entire process to work.
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.