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Dr. Akshaya Shetty

Dr. Akshaya Shetty

Dr. Akshaya Shetty

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BDS, MDS - Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics

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Endodontist

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Dr. Akshaya Shetty is a Dentist and Endodontist in Nerul, Navi Mumbai Dr. Akshaya Shetty practices at Usha Dental Care in Nerul, Navi Mumbai. She completed BDS from AJIDS Mangalore. in 2009 and MDS - Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics from Bharati Vidyapeeth Dental College Hospital,Navi Mumbai in 2015. She is a member of Indian Endodontic Society. Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Crowns and Bridges Fixing,Dental Checkup (General),Cosmetic Filling,Cosmetic/ Aesthetic Dentistry and Post and Core etc.

Nerul, Navi Mumbai

Usha Dental Care

Shop No 04,Vidhyasagar chs, Opposite D Mart,next to karnataka bank, Plot no 35 & 36 , Sector 40, Seawoods Nerul West, Navi Mumbai

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Mon - Sat

10:00 - 01:00
05:00 - 09:00

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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.

Specializations

Education

BDS - AJIDS Mangalore., 2009
MDS - Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics - Bharati Vidyapeeth Dental College Hospital,Navi Mumbai, 2015

Memberships

Indian Endodontic Society

Experience

2009 - Present Endodontist at Usha Dental Care

Registrations

25080-A Karnataka State Dental Council, 2009
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