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Removal of plaque from teeth - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   HOw can I help you
User :   hi..
User :   Actually I'm getting some problem in tooth..
User :   like I've some plat on my tooth.. that needs to be cleaned up..
Doctor :   Please go ahead and explain in detail about your problem
Doctor :   This is a very common problem
User :   Not only that a new teeth is coming up..
Doctor :   ok . ok
User :   which is causing some bad breath..
User :   wat to do ??
Doctor :   Any pain the gums from where the tooth is coming up
Doctor :   in the gums I mean
User :   at begining I faced some difficulty..
User :   but not now..
Doctor :   do you have pain now ? or only bad breath
Doctor :   ok
User :   not that much..
User :   a bit.
User :   only bad breath..
User :   causing me problem..
User :   is it common for all..??
Doctor :   There are many causes for the bad breath then. How many times do you brush a day ? Do you have any ulcers in the mouth ?
User :   one time.. in the mornings only..
User :   no I don't have any..
Doctor :   after eating food, do you feel any heart burn
User :   no..
User :   nothing like that..
Doctor :   or do you have sinusitis ?
User :   no.. I dont. have any..
Doctor :   You should try Tantum mouth wash
Doctor :   Have you seen any dentist ?
User :   where can i get this ..
User :   no not yet..
Doctor :   Tantum you can buy in any phrmacy outlet
Doctor :   it does not requre prescription
User :   is this a tooth paste or wat?
User :   will it clear plat on the tooth..
Doctor :   My advice to you is to see a dentist in your area. For plaq also, the dentist will be the right person to remove the plaq
Doctor :   tantum is a liquid mouth wash
Doctor :   For plaque that is already formed- you need to visit a dentist and get your teeth/ gums cleaned
User :   long it will take to remove plaq..
Doctor :   depending on the amount- the cleaning may take 30- 50 minutes
User :   this cleaning process will require how many sittings..
Doctor :   one
User :   can I know wat amount they charge..
User :   this..
Doctor :   some clinics cost 400 Rs- the posher ones may be alitle more expensive
User :   ok..
User :   Any suggetions.. for
Doctor :   I advice you to see a dentist for a physical examination
Doctor :   you can check out the dentists in your area on our home page
Doctor :   to find the one closest to you
User :   ok..
Doctor :   Is there anything else I can help you with?
User :   they clean entire plq in only one sitting doctor..?
User :   cause I have plaq in my front tooth .. cause of which I'm not able to laugh ..
User :   properly..
Doctor :   normally yes.
Doctor :   they do a process called ultrasonic scaling
User :   they do say this cleanup will cause yellow tooth know..
Doctor :   no it will not
Doctor :   it will clean up your teeth
Doctor :   Is there anything else I can help you with?
User :   will i preserve the brightness of the tooth??
Doctor :   you can discuss those issues with your treating dentist- when you go for the cleaning;
Doctor :   they will be able to ans all your qustions after seeing your teeth
User :   I do have some space in my tooth.. How can I fill it out..
Doctor :   you can discuss those issues with your treating dentist- when you go for the cleaning;
User :   ok doctor.. thanks alot..
Doctor :   do you want reference to a dentist in your area?
User :   yes doc please..
Doctor :   we will call you back with those details
Doctor :   is your mobile-0000
Doctor :   Email : YYYY@YYYY
User :   yes.. doctor..
User :   yes..
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   we will call you
User :   once agian thanks for the advice..
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting Health care magic. Bye for now.
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