We treat patients by delivering high end and cost effective dentistry and altogether we relieve a friend’s discomfort. We are persistent in providing as best prosthodontic and general dental care to our patients. Please allow us to serve you in every way we can.
At South Point, we believe achieving a healthy, beautiful smile that can be a life-shifting event for anyone from children to adults. We have built our dental practice on the idea that everyone deserves the satisfaction and confidence that comes with an amazing smile.
Dr pallav Kinra is a Director of South point Dentistry. He himself is a very well qualified dentist with specialization in maxillofacial surgery and oral implantology. He gained his experience in particular field from prestigious institutes of India like MAIDS ,New Delhi and Govt.medical college Calicut. His areas of interest include dental implants ,maxillofacial trauma,facial cosmetic surgeries,TMJ surgeries,major and minor oral surgery procedures.He is actively conducting workshops and lecturing on dental implants for the past few years. He has trained more than 200 dentists in the field of implantology. He is passionate about delivering the highest standards of dental care to his patients.
A visit to a dental clinic or dentist should be at least once in case of a dental problem, and once every 6 months for a routine check-up so that any major dental problem can be sorted at the right time.
A dental implant is an artificial root form of a tooth made from any inert material, (e.g. titanium) that is embedded in the bone over which crowns are then fabricated. Dental implant costs depend on the material for both the implant as well as the crown. Thus, implant dentistry is fast gaining popularity.
Poor oral hygiene eventually will lead to periodontal (gum) disease, which can cause bad breath. Two major reasons of bad breathe are bacteria and decaying food bits. There are hundreds of areas of your mouth where they can get lodged. Brushing is not enough. Flossing or interdental cleaning is a must for healthy teeths.
Gums bleed when they are irritated and inflamed which is not considered normal. This is due to plaque (a soft film of bacteria) being left on the teeth which causes inflammation called gingivitis and if not addressed can develop into gum disease. Over time, if not cleaned off through daily brushing and interdental cleaning, the plaque can turn into a hard deposit called tartar or calculus which will require professional scaling by your dentist or hygienist to remove it.
At your initial visit, your new dentist will take all of your personal details, such as your address and date of birth. They will also take a full medical history to make sure that they are fully aware of any illnesses such as Diabetes or medication that you may be taking and they can then treat you safely. The dentist will then carry out a full check-up and chart all of your teeth and previous treatment, they will also assess the condition of your gums and your general oral hygiene. They may also take diagnostic x-rays.
It is important to do your research and familiarize yourself with the process in the country you are looking at having the treatment, as well as speaking about it with your dentist here first. The things you need to think about are cost of the dental treatments, time for dental treatments as some treatments require more time such as implants, language barrier, etc.