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Dr. Srikanth H R

Dr. Srikanth H R

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28 Years Experience Overall

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Dr. Srikanth H R has done his B.D.S. from A.B. Shetty Memorial Institute of Dental Sciences, Mangalore in 1992 with first class with distinction. Secured second rank in the University in III year (B.D.S). Received the 'Dr. P.D. Jayade Best Outgoing Student Award' for the year 1991-1992 from The Indian Dental Association, Karnataka branch. Worked as a lecturer in A.B. Shetty Memorial Institute of Dental Sciences, Mangalore from 1992 to 1995. Fellowship in Implantology from Sybron Implant Solutions, Germany in 2009.

Mehdipatnam, Hyderabad

Monasri Dental Clinic


103, 10-3-12/1, Glory Manor, Landmark: Behind Okaz Complex, Hyderabad

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09:00 - 01:30
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10:30 - 01:30


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.


Awards and Recognitions

Best Outgoing Student - IDA, Karnataka State - 1992


BDS - A.B. Shetty Memorial Institute of Dental Sciences, 1992


Indian Dental Association


1992 - 1995 Lecturer at A.B Shetty Memorial Institute of Dental Sciences
1995 - 2014 Owner, Dental Surgeon at Monasri Dental Clinic, Mehdipatnam


2130-A Karnataka State Dental Council, 1993
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