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Prof.(Dr.) Sharad Gupta MDS,FICD,DICOI,FAAMP is an Oro-maxillofacial Prosthodontist, implantologist and smile designer.he is a specialist in oral implants, maxillofacial prosthesis, and smile design.he is founder and consultant family dental health centre,New Delhi and Identity + ,gurgaon.He is also founder of dental clinical excellence study grouphe is a top expert in implant prosthesis and laser associated dental procedures
** ****** ** ** ********* ****** ******* * I visited for a dental implant and my experience was exceptionally good. His whole practice is top rate - clinic has a calm atmosphere and no parking hassle, Treatment planning and Treatment is backed with use of latest technology, Estimated treatment cost matched the actual , Responsive to all queries. During the treatment he was very courteous and patient to put me at ease and explained every step involved. I am delighted for the painless injections and a wonderful smile achieved as a result.
Very satisfying experience...
Dr. Sharad is very patient and calm. I am personally scared of being at the doctor's chair and he ushered the process with ease ensuring my personal comfort while treatment.
I went for treatment of my father . Dr Sharad investigated in detail and was able to explain lucidly the problem with the set of teeth and the suitable treatment required . The interaction with him established our faith in his expertise and sincerity in the subject matter .
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.