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Dr. Suman Bagathi, Dentist Online
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Dr. Suman Bagathi

Dentist

10 YRS Exp.

BDS, MDS

You pay 600

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36

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Language

English, Hindi, Telugu

Apollo Hospitals Health City Unit, Chinagadila

Available in 1 min

Available tomorrow at 3:30 AM

Dr. Prakriti Yadu, Dentist Online
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Dr. Prakriti Yadu

Dentist

12 YRS Exp.

BDS

You pay 600

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36

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Language

English, Hindi

Apollo Hospitals Seepat Road, Bilaspur

Available in 1 min

Available in 2 days

Dr. Sanjna Nayar, Dentist Online
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Dr. Sanjna Nayar

Dentist

33 YRS Exp.

BDS,MDS-Prosthodontics & Implantology, PhD - Dental Implantology, Master in Prosthetic Section Implants ICOI USA, Fellow in Implantology ICOI USA

You pay 1000

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150

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Language

English, Hindi, Punjabi, Tamil

Apollo Hospitals Indraprastha, New Delhi

Available in 1 min

Available in 3 days

Dr. Srinivas Gadipelly, Dentist Online
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Dr. Srinivas Gadipelly

Dentist

25 YRS Exp.

MDS, FDSRCS (Eng), FIBCSOMS Maxillofacial surgeon /Dental surgeon

You pay 500

CIRCLE MEMBER PAYS

30

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Language

English, Hindi, Telugu

Apollo Hospitals D R D O kanchanbagh, Hyderabad

Available in 1 min

Dr. Neha Bansal, Dentist Online

Dr. Neha Bansal

Dentist

9 YRS Exp.

BDS

Starts at ₹ 400

Language

English, Hindi

DENT-0- CARE, Delhi

Available in 1 min

Available in 16 mins

Dr. Himadri Sinha, Dentist Online
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Dr. Himadri Sinha

Dentist

6 YRS Exp.

BDS, FMC

You pay 550

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83

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Language

English, Hindi, Bengali

AESTHETICAROOTS, New Town

Available at 13:50 PM

Available in 1 min

Dr. Kim Upadhyay, Dentist Online
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Dr. Kim Upadhyay

Dentist

16 YRS Exp.

BDS , MDS (Oral medicine & Radiology)

You pay 500

CIRCLE MEMBER PAYS

500

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Language

English, Hindi, Kannada

KOSMODENT DENTAL STUDIO, Haralur

Available at 14:00 PM

Available in 1 min

Dr. Bharti Arora, Dentist Online
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Dr. Bharti Arora

Dentist

10 YRS Exp.

BDS

You pay 500

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30

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Language

English, Hindi

DERMA PLUS, Gurugram

Available in 1 min

Available in 1 min

Dr R D Geeta, Dentist Online

Dr R D Geeta

Dentist

10 YRS Exp.

BDS, MDS (Conservative & Endodontics)

Starts at ₹ 500

Language

Hindi, English

White Lily Dental., Gurugram

Available in 1 min

Available in 16 mins

Dr. Akshay Khandelwal, Dentist Online

Dr. Akshay Khandelwal

Dentist

6 YRS Exp.

BDS, MDS (CONSERVATIVE DENTISTRY AND ENDODONTICS)

Starts at ₹ 500

Language

English, Hindi

Gajanan Multispeciality Clinic, Kolkata

Available in 10 days

Available in 1 min

Who is a dentist?


Dentists are specialised professionals who help detect, treat, and prevent oral or dental health issues. Visiting a dentist can help maintain good dental health and oral hygiene that directly impacts your overall well-being. 

Some of the areas that dentists specialise in include:

  • Root canal treatment or endodontics.
  • Periodontitis for gum diseases.
  • Oral and maxillofacial surgeries.
  • Prosthodontics Orthodontics (braces).

Reasons to see a dentist

There are numerous reasons why one should consult a dentist. Dental checkups at regular intervals are imperative. Some of the reasons include:

  • Preventive care: dentists evaluate symptoms of mouth cancer, dental decay, or gum issues. Regular evaluation of these factors can help prevent severe problems. Your dentist can clean your teeth to remove tartar buildup and plaque that may eventually cause tooth decay and gum diseases. A dentist might also suggest some tips in order to take better care of your teeth at home.
  • Discomfort or pain: if you have discomfort or pain in your teeth, jaws, mouth, or gums, you should consult a dentist. Don’t neglect the symptoms such as pain or swelling in the neck, mouth or face. If you notice bleeding of the gums or have trouble swallowing or chewing, you should opt for a dentist consultation at the earliest.
  • Maintenance and health: if you previously had a dental procedure done, it is important to ensure that everything is as it should be.
  • Cosmetic Care: a dentist consultation can enhance your smile and boost self-confidence. Dentists also carry out several cosmetic procedures such as teeth whitening, dental veneering, bonding, implants, and many more.

What is the role of a dentist?

One of the most significant roles and responsibilities of a dentist is promoting great oral hygiene. It helps in preventing complications in the mouth. A dentist detects and treats issues related to the mouth, gums, and teeth. Dentists use the latest technology and a variety of modern equipment such as lasers, brushes, x-ray machines, scalpels, drills, and other medical tools. They wear protective equipment while performing dental procedures to prevent the spread of bacteria or germs.

Some common dentistry tasks include:

  • Explaining proper dental hygiene techniques to people.
  • Removal of decaying tissue from teeth.
  • Extraction of damaged teeth.
  • Putting sealants or fillings.
  • Evaluation of the growth of the jawbones and teeth.

Duties and responsibilities of dentists

The roles and responsibilities of a dentist include:

  • Developing treatment plans to manage the oral health of patients.
  • Interpreting X-ray and diagnostic test results.
  • Ensuring that the administration of local anesthesia is safe and effective.
  • Checking the development and growth of the jaws and teeth.
  • Performing surgical procedures for bones, teeth, and soft tissues of the oral cavity.

Where to find a dentist?

Find the best dentists easily on the Apollo 24|7 app or website. Book an appointment from the comfort of your home and consult the best dentists online in just 15 minutes.
 

Frequently Asked Questions

If your tooth is broken, consult your dentist within 30 minutes for an emergency appointment.

If your tooth is broken, consult your dentist within 30 minutes for an emergency appointment.

Buying toothbrushes with soft bristles are mostly preferred as firm and medium ones may be harmful to your gums and teeth. Use soft-bristle toothbrushes for two minutes, twice a day

Yes, sugary and acidic foods such as candy and soda can adhere to teeth and cause cavities. Oral cancer and gum disease can be caused by smoking and chewing tobacco

It is not mandatory to consult a dentist; however, you should schedule daily dental checkups to diagnose minor problems before they develop into major issues

There is no specific count for dental visits. Some people visit the dentist once a year or twice a year, while others may require more visits.

Yes, flossing your teeth is a significant part of any dental health care regimen