21 Years Experience Overall (21 years as specialist)
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Dr. Rajat K. Jain is a specialist Endodontist, having experience of more than 15 years. He received his Bachelor in Dental Surgery (B.D.S.) from MAHE University, Manipal. His desire to increase his knowledge & abilities made him pursue M.D.S. degree in Endodontics from same university in 1997. Dr. Rajat K. Jain is uniquely qualified to provide excellent endodontic care to patients. He performs procedure including Endodontic Therapy (Root Canal Therapy), Endodontic Retreatment, Dental Surgery, Treating Cracked teeth, and Treating Dental Trauma. He is also an expert in various dental treatments/ Procedures, such as Restorative (Dental Restorations, Crowns, Bridges), Prosthetic (Dentures), Dental Implant, Periodontal (Gum) Therapy, and Exodontias (Extraction of Teeth). Dr. Jain’s Dental Polyclinic is a place where he and his team strives hard to provide excellent endodontic care in a comfortable, friendly, and professional environment. This environment enables him to treat each and every patient that comes to his clinic with exceptional care. As a result, he is able to achieve outstanding endodontic outcomes. He does everything he can to make his patients feel comfortable and relaxed during the treatment. This starts by involving his patients with the treatment process, and explaining how he can help save their teeth. He utilizes state-of-the-art technology such as operating microscopes, fiber optics, ultrasonic instrumentation, and digital imaging to deliver the highest quality of care. Advanced technologies along with specialized techniques gives him a very accurate view of the tooth, and allow him to treat a patient very quickly and comfortably. "Most patients are pleasantly surprised once their treatment has been completed."
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.