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Dr. Shiladitya Acherjee, Dentist Online

Dr. Shiladitya Acherjee

Dentist

12 YRS Exp.

BDS

Starts at ₹ 500

Language

English, Hindi, Bengali

Everwhite Dental Care, North 24 Parganas

Available in 18 mins

Dr. M Ravi Kumar, Dentist Online
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Dr. M Ravi Kumar

Dentist

3 YRS Exp.

BDS

You pay 300

CIRCLE MEMBER PAYS

50

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Language

English, Tamil

PKM specialty clinic and lab, Tiruvallur

Available in 28 mins

Available at 4:00 AM

Dr. Swayam Mohapatra, Dentist Online

Dr. Swayam Mohapatra

Dentist

3 YRS Exp.

BDS

Starts at ₹ 200

Language

English, Oriya, Hindi

Twincity Smiles, Bhubaneswar

Available at 1:30 AM

Dr. Sudheer Prabhala, Dentist Online

Dr. Sudheer Prabhala

Dentist

9 YRS Exp.

BDS

Starts at ₹ 500

Language

English, Hindi, Telugu

SUDHEER Clinic, Miyapur

Available at 1:30 AM

Dr. Abhrarup Mondal, Dentist Online
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Dr. Abhrarup Mondal

Dentist

3 YRS Exp.

BDS

You pay 300

CIRCLE MEMBER PAYS

50

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Language

English, Hindi, Bengali

CRAFT O DENT ADVANCED DENTAL CLINIC, Asansol

Available at 1:30 AM

Dr. Sainik Pradhan, Dentist Online

Dr. Sainik Pradhan

Dentist

2 YRS Exp.

BDS

Starts at ₹ 300

Language

English, Hindi, Bengali

PRADHAN DENTAL CLINIC, EGRA

Available at 2:30 AM

Available at 1:30 AM

Dr. Kavitha Voore, Dentist Online

Dr. Kavitha Voore

Dentist

10 YRS Exp.

BDS

Starts at ₹ 300

Language

English, Hindi, Telugu

Dr.Kavitha's Dental Clinic, Hyderabad

Available at 1:30 AM

Available at 1:30 AM

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

CIRCLE MEMBER PAYS

150

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Language

English, Hindi, Punjabi, Tamil

Apollo Hospitals Indraprastha, New Delhi

Available at 2:30 AM

Available at 8:45 AM

Dr. Sharat Megh, Dentist Online
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Dr. Sharat Megh

Dentist

10 YRS Exp.

BDS, MDS (Paedodontics & Preventive Dentistry)

You pay 600

CIRCLE MEMBER PAYS

90

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Language

English, Hindi, Telugu, Bengali

Aesthetic & Dental Zone, Kolkata

Available at 2:30 AM

Available at 2:30 AM

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