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Dr. Rutuja Onkar

Dr. Rutuja Onkar

Dr. Rutuja Onkar

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Dental Surgeon


14 Years Experience Overall

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Dr. Rutuja Onkar is a Dentist,Restorative Dentist and Dental Surgeon in Chembur, Mumbai and has an experience of 14 years in these fields. Dr. Rutuja Onkar practices at Oral Care Dental Clinic in Chembur, Mumbai. She completed BDS from Government Dental College & Hospital, Mumbai in 2006. She is a member of Indian Dental Association. Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Crowns and Bridges Fixing, Tooth Extraction,Ceramic Veneers / Crowns ,Artificial Teeth and Gum Disease Treatment/ Surgery etc.

Chembur, Mumbai

Oral Care Dental Clinic

Shop No-9, Bldg. No-1, Tilak Nagar, Chembur, Landmark: Opp. Sahakar Plaza & Opp. Sahakar Plaza Theatre., Mumbai

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Mon - Sat

10:00 - 01:00
05:30 - 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.


Awards and Recognitions

Ex-KEM President


BDS - Government Dental College & Hospital, Mumbai, 2006


Indian Dental Association


2010 - 2019 Chief Dentist at Oral Care Dental Clinic
2009 - 2010 Registrar at kalwa municipal hospital at TMC hospital
2008 - 2009 Registrar at KEM , parel at KEM hospital
2006 - 2007 Clinical.assistant ship at Government dental hospital


A-13212 Maharashtra State Dental Council, 2006
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