Sunday, March 24, 2019

Dentists Doctor

Dr Ritika Malhotra

Consultant, Dental sciences, FMRI (Fortis Memorial Research Institute)


Dr. Ritika Malhotra completed her B.D.S. from Subharti Dental Collge (Meerut) and Post Graduate certification in Cosmetic Dentistry from New York University.

Professional Experience

Prior to joining Fortis, she was the centre head at Axiss Dental, Apollo and Columbia Asia in Gurgaon. Dr Malhotra has attended numerous certified courses and has also written article for a leading Dental journal. 

Expertise

Her specialties include aesthetics and smile design.

Questions And Answers

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How can a good oral hygiene be maintained? What is the importance of brushing ?How many times should we brush our teeth daily?

By : Sameer Sharma, 42 Years, New Delhi

Is it extremely necessary to maintain a good oral hygiene. The easiest way to do that is by regular brushing and flossing of teeth. Brushing decreases the chances of tooth
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Dated : 30-Dec-2014
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How effective are teeth whitening products available in the market these days? Do they actually turn yellow or off white-coloured teeth sparkling white?

By : Neha Bhandari, 28 Years, Bandra

Today there is a wide range of Teeth whitening products available in the market but there effectiveness depends on the type of stains, discoloration and condition of your teeth. It
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Dated : 30-Dec-2014
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What is the most common cause for tooth ache? Is there any way to save a tooth in case it is associated with severe pain?

By : Shrikant Maheshwari, 32, Raipur

The most common cause of tooth ache is dental caries (decay). Yes, with the latest advancements in dentistry ,a tooth with severe pain can be saved in most cases (unless
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Dated : 30-Dec-2014
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Why do gums bleed on brushing? Is there anything to worry? Will switching to a toothpaste providing gum protection help?

By : Shruti Saini, 28 Years, Bangalore

Bleeding of gums is usually the first sign of any gum problem. So it is advisable to visit a dental surgeon for a check up rather than just changing your
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Dated : 30-Dec-2014
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Does scaling or cleaning of teeth cause any damage to the enamel or does it loosen them?

By : Jayesh Banerjee, 54, Kolkata

This is the most common myth. Scaling of teeth does not cause any damage to the teeth or gums, it only helps in removing the stains and tartar present on
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Dated : 30-Dec-2014
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Is it really important to get any treatment done for milk teeth in case they get decayed as they eventually get replaced by permanent ones?

By : Priti Malhotra, 34, New Delhi

Yes it is really important to save the milk teeth by treating them if decayed. If left untreated they can cause damage to the erupting permanent ones.


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Dated : 30-Dec-2014